Troma Studios topper Lloyd Kaufman has been tapped as chairman of the Independent Film & Television Alliance for a two-year term.
A wannabe jazz trumpeter finds redemption via his village roots in "Under the Stars," a drama that combines quirkiness with poetry and more than consolidates the international rep writer-director…
Germany's upper house of parliament on Friday approved a controversial copyright law, which makes it all but illegal for individuals to make copies of films and music, even for their own use.
A quiet frame at the European box office this weekend sees the expansion of midrange studio pics contesting local pics for auds.
"Donsol" has been selected to represent the Philippines in the foreign film category for the upcoming Oscars.
Discovery Channel and its Science Channel sibling have appointed Tom Cosgrove exec VP-chief operating officer of both networks. * * * Logo, the Viacom-owned cable net focusing on gays and lesbians…
Columbia TriStar, China Film Group, Korea's CJ Entertainment and two Hong Kong studios, Emperor Motion Pictures and Media Asia, have signed an agreement to develop young movie-making talent in China.
New Regency has acquired comic pitch "Pets," with James Gunn to write and direct. Red Hour's Ben Stiller, Stuart Cornfeld and Jeremy Kramer are producing.