LONDON--Carlos Saura's "The South" is top-flight cinematic short-story telling. Hourlong TV movie, about a Buenos Aires librarian's obsession with his family home in the south, should rate festival…
Producers Walter F. Parkes and Laurie MacDonald are serving as jurors at the 2nd annual Film Festival of Intl. Cinema Students in Tokyo.
Brit documaker Nick Broomfield adds another quality notch to his belt with "Aileen Wuornos," a quizzical, horror-show look at the hype surrounding the so-called "world's first female serial killer,"…
Skouras Pictures, aiming to step up domestic distribution, has promoted Jeff Holmes to executive vice president and chief operating officer. Company prez/CEO Dimitri (Tom) Skouras made the…
Columbia Pictures will screen "A Few Good Men" in a worldwide premiere Dec. 11 to coincide with the opening of the movie in the United States and Canada.
Former Rogers & Cowan director of entertainment Julie Polkes has joined Miramax Films as director of West Coast and international publicity.
Davis-Panzer Prods. Inc. is seeking at least $ 8.3 million in compensatory damages from helmer Russell Mulcahy for allegedly repudiating an agreement to direct "Highlander III: The Magician."
A consortium of Taiwanese and South Korean businesses are in negotiations with several U.S. majors to put up cash for territorial rights to slates of pictures as well as an equity stake in those…
Scott Solomon has been tapped director of development for Don Simpson/Jerry Bruckheimer Films, which is based at Disney under an overall production deal.
Former TriStar production topper Stephen Randall has been hired as president of the new, deep-pocketed development company Cinema Line Films.