Some 200 film commissioners from around the world are expected to descend on Newport Beach this weekend for AFCI's Cineposium '97, entitled "Above and Beyond."
The U.S. film "Gattaca," directed by Andrew Niccol, picked up the prize for best pic at the Catalan Intl. Film Festival here, which wrapped Oct. 19.
Scott Caan has inked his first acting gig in a major studio film, playing an assassin hired to pursue star Will Smith in Bruckheimer Prods. and Touchstone Pictures political conspiracy thriller…
In the wake of the Village Roadshow/Intermedia split revealed last week in London, Village Roadshow has announced the new structure of its international force with the addition of Mimi Steinbauer as…
The Directors Guild of America has announced that it will posthumously restore the status of Herbert Biberman, nearly five decades after the blacklisted director was stripped of his position as a…
Noah Wyle is set to star as a Third Reich mastermind in the Euro co-production "The Populist," to be directed by Ted Kotcheff from a script by Oscar-winning "Gandhi" scribe John Briley.
Irene Jacob, Rob Morrow and John Hurt will topline "Magic," the first pic on a slate that producer Harris Tulchin is shopping around Mifed.
Officially Mifed still has two days to run, but in reality the serious trading ended Wednesday as the big buyers prepared to leave town and the leading sales companies hustled to close their final…
The lunchtime crowd at Ago --- the new Melrose Avenue restaurant at the site of the former Cicada --- got to watch a Wednesday lunchtime broil between "Natural Born Killers" original screenwriter…
After nearly 30 years in the film business, Marcia Nasatir is ankling her post as executive VP of Mike Medavoy's Phoenix Pictures to pen a non-fiction book about her time in Hollywood for Newmarket…
Twentieth Century Fox has optioned scribe Scott Sommer's futuristic action pitch "Retrograde" for low against mid-six figures.