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…
Officials at the Walt Disney Co. flocked to closed-door meetings Tuesday and curious consumers flocked to buy suddenly in-demand laserdisc copies of Disney's "Who Framed Roger Rabbit" following…
First-time feature director Paul Warner has been set to helm "Fall Time," which will star Mickey Rourke, Stephen Baldwin, Sheryl Lee and country singer Sammy Kershaw, the director and producer…
The two executives who created A&M Films are pairing up again, lining up a 10 - to 12-pic, two-year deal with Warner Bros.
In an unpopular decision, a film jury voided top pic and two other categories at the 34th Cartagena Intl. Film Festival, Latin America's oldest competitive film event.