Anne Hathaway will be feted at the 20th annual Palm Springs Film Fest on Jan. 6 with the Desert Palm Achievement Award for her role in "Rachel Getting Married."
Image Entertainment has bought North American rights to Bertrand Tavernier's serial killer thriller "In the Electric Mist" starring Tommy Lee Jones.
StudioCanal is adding genre fare to its traditionally arthouse-oriented lineup for AFM.
Japanese distributors have given AFM an early reason for optimism.
Getting independent movies in front of consumers has become one of the top priorities for Independent Film & Television Alliance, the trade org that operates the American Film Market.
With the rare exception, Sean Penn doesn't play men of privilege. If the actor was transported back to the '30s and '40s, he'd likely be a contract player at Warner Bros., where talents like Cagney…
The conformist young man from Leicester studying law at Cambridge in the early 1960s somehow wound up being Stephen Frears, an outcome imaginable then to no one and especially not to Stephen Frears.
Distrib newcomer NeoClassics Films has nabbed North American, U.K., Australian and South African rights to Amin Matalqa's drama "Captain Abu Raed," Jordan's first-ever Oscar entry. Company is…
When BAFTA's Britannia Awards committee got together to choose its artist of the year for 2008, Tilda Swinton's name came up so often, "You couldn't not give it to her," BAFTA/LA chairman Peter…
BAFTA/LA's presentation of its humanitarian award at tonight's Britannia Awards ceremony to Don Cheadle is a case of life imitating art.
John Boorman is attached to direct the $25 million, CG-animated pic "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz."