Indie distribs have enjoyed a strong start to 2008 in the U.K. The overall box office and DVD market is proving more robust than in many other territories, and British results for several midrange…
Myriad Pictures will be producing, financing and handling worldwide sales for the horror film "Drive the Night," written and to be directed by Bill Bennett.
Hewing to the company wisdom that anywhere Disney went was "the happiest place on Earth," docu "Walt & El Grupo" defines how "authorized" sometimes means "sterilized."
The 13th annual Angelus Student Film Festival -- set to take place at the Directors Guild of America in Hollywood on Sept. 13 -- has announced its call for entries.
David Chase, creator of "The Sopranos," has signed on to write, direct and produce his first feature film for Paramount Pictures.
Producers Fred Caruso and D. Constantine Conte are bringing the story of William Tell to the big screen.
The Tonys will have a host this year, for the first time since 2005.
Warner Bros. has discovered a way to deal with the specialty film business -- it's staying away from it.
Spain has a new major mainstream indie distribution house: Wide Pictures, headed by distribution vet Luis de Val, former head of Manga Films. With a E20 million ($31.9 million) initial investment…
Helmer Simon West ("Con-Air," "Lara Croft: Tomb Raider") has pacted with producer Mace Neufeld to direct "Let It Ride."
The U.K. Film Council has tapped Andy Weltman as production executive.