The directors of this year's foreign-language film nominees will gather Saturday at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences' annual symposium in their honor and, one day earlier, the makers of…
Joan Chen, who appeared most recently in 'Heaven and Earth," will make her Oscar debut as a presenter on the 66th Academy Awards show, being directed by Jeff Margolis. The event Monday at the Dorothy…
New Zealand's big-business watchdog, the Commerce Commission, may block a deal giving Kiwi exhib giant Hoyts control of all but two screens in the capital.
Eastman Kodak Co. made "a statement about its commitment to Hollywood" Tuesday, officially opening the 84,000-square-foot facility that will house the Cinesite digital film center, the Pro-Tek film…
A new campaign designed to encourage Hollywood to form partnerships with British filmmakers in return for tax breaks has been launched by independent producers.
William Friedkin and Jon Voight will be presenters at the Intl. Documentary Assn.’s 12th annual Oscar reception Thursday at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences. The event honors this year’s…
The Assn. of Film Commissioners Intl. said Tuesday it has hired Maggie Christie to manage its Locations '95 tradeshow.
The ninth annual Santa Barbara Int'l Film Festival rolled to the end of its 10-day run March 13, and Paul Harather's Austrian entry "Indien" was named recipient of the Dame Judith Anderson Award for…
Women in Film is celebrating its 20th year of existence with a mini film festival, of sorts, to spotlight films touching on the woman's experience.
In a surprise move, Castle Rock Entertainment decided to renew its theatrical-movie output deal with the Showtime Networks for as many as 50 pictures through the end of 1999. Sources say Showtime…
Trimark has ridden to the rescue, flying execs to Arkansas this past weekend and settling accounts for some $ 105,000 in unpaid bills related to the recent six-week shoot of feature film "Frank and…