Europe's biggest film company, StudioCanal, is teaming with one of its most successful animation auteurs, France's Michel Ocelot, to produce, distribute and sell abroad the movie "Dragons and…
Chinese auteur Jia Zhangke will be feted by the Locarno Film Festival with a Leopard of Honor, marking the first time such a young director has received the prominent indie Swiss fest's career nod.
DreamWorks Studios has won a bidding war for John Hlavin's pitch for an internationally set heist pic.
When Judd Apatow decided to do a film in which music would play a larger role than in any of his earlier pictures, he didn't have to look very far for a composer.
Studios and networks will begin two weeks of negotiations next week with reps of 4,000 Teamster drivers in Hollywood and 1,000 members of four craft unions.
A Gaza-set love story, a reality-shifting widower and a gruesome secret in rural Georgia are among the subjects of the ten narrative projects chosen for IFP's annual Independent Filmmaker Labs.
A slew of industry experts, including "Harry Brown" producer Kris Thykier and Warner Bros exec VP and MD Josh Berger, will lead the panel of judges for Electric Shorts, a new initiative to support…
Spike TV threw a few punches at the Saturday taping of its fourth annual Guys Choice Awards. The show opened with Arnold Schwarzenegger presenting Spike's Guycon Award to Rocky himself, Sylvester…
"Heroes" star Dania Ramirez has nabbed the female lead in Columbia Pictures' action-thriller "Premium Rush" opposite Joseph Gordon-Levitt.
The Weinstein Co. has snagged North American rights to "Miral," the Julian Schnabel film toplined by Freida Pinto.
Lorber Films has picked up "American Grindhouse" and "Nightmares in Red, White and Blue," a pair of documentary features about the seamy side of U.S. filmmaking, for theatrical and DVD release.