As the American Film Market wrapped up Friday, AFMA members were hit with the news that the 60th edition of Milan's film market, Mifed, could cost them 40% more than last year.
Variety and Entertainment Weekly will sponsor "Cinema Against AIDS," a fund-raising effort at this year's Cannes Film Festival (May 13-24) to benefit the American Foundation for AIDS Research.
New FCC chairman James Quello and Ogilvy & Mather Worldwide prexy Charlotte Beers are among the latest industry toppers to join the roster for the showbiz conference "The Business of Entertainment…
Music entrepreneur Irving Azoff's Giant Pictures is negotiating a deal with Warner Bros. for the remake of Ayn Rand's "The Fountainhead," the company confirmed Friday.
Hollywood agents are applauding Disney honcho Jeffrey Katzenberg's unprecedented move of allotting discretionary money to executives in hopes of opening up the studio's creative gateway for…
Jean-Marie Poire's "Les Visiteurs" (Gaumont/BVI) has captured the No. 1 spot in France for the last five weeks and could soon join the elite club of Gallic pix that have exceeded 1 million admissions…
Morgan Freeman has joined the list of presenters at the 65th annual Academy Awards, produced by Gilbert Cates. This marks the second appearance as a presenter for Freeman, who received a leading…
By far the biggest delegation from outside Africa at the recent Panafrican Film Festival came from the United States.