Panavision Inc. will take home an Oscar statuette for a camera lens system that reduces close-up distortion in widescreen filming, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences announced on Tuesday.
Buena Vista Intl. has chosen Barcelona-based Laurenfilm as its new partner for theatrical distribution in Spain, replacing its year-old deal with C.B. Films.
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The Independent Feature Project/West has established Project: Involve Prods. and will produce its first short fiction film during the summer of 1994.
A Huminitas Master Writers Workshop with scripters Meg Kasdan ("Grand Canyon") and Frank Pierson ("Dog Day Afternoon,""Cool Hand Luke") will be held Jan. 15 from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at 10750 Ohio…
Darker and more tragic than his previous hit, "House of Angels," Swedish based Brit director Colin Nutley's eagerly awaited latest work is a less comforting look at Swedish jealousy and envy through…
H.N. Swanson Inc. has hired Jim Anderson to spearhead in-house script development for the boutique literary agency.
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer has hired former Paramount promotion director Kathryn A. Findling as product placement VP for the upcoming MGM and UA slates, it was confirmed Tuesday.
"Midnight Edition," the fact-inspired tale of a reporter who becomes enthralled with a death-row killer, is marred by pacing and continuity problems. Downright confusing indie production should do OK…
"The Joy Luck Club's" Russell Wong, Ming-Na Wen and Vivian Wu will all co-star in "Vanishing Sun," the martial arts spoke in MCA TV's action/adventure wheel. The series is scheduled for a January…
Independent Artists Pictures Corp. sued Panda Pictures Inc., the startup considering taking control of Cannon Pictures Inc., for ousting it from the deal.