The existing guidelines for investing in Australian pics, docs and TV will remain until end of this year, despite the merger of three federal coin agencies into a single unit called Screen Australia…
Eyeworks NZ chief executive Julie Christie has signed "The Ferryman" producer Matthew Metcalfe to join Robyn Scholes as joint head of production for film and TV drama.
After a boffo bow for its first pic, "Iron Man," Marvel Studios has skedded a series of superhero follow-ups through 2011.
"Iron Man" turned out to be a $100 million man during its opening weekend and Marvel Entertainment on Monday boosted its full-year profit and sales outlook.
Top moviemakers have attacked plans by Rome's mayor-elect Gianni Alemanno to shut Hollywood out of the city's annual film fest and reduce its scope.
NonStop Entertainnment has acquired all Nordic rights for docus "Cocaine Cowboys 2: Hustlin' With the Godmother" and "Bigger, Stronger, Faster."
Bavaria's public film funding org FFF Bayern handed out E6.2 million ($9.6 million) to pics and several larger TV projects. Two thirds of this month's allocation was slated for bigscreen pics.
Vince McMahon is set to receive the Promax/BDA lifetime achievement award at the 53rd annual Promax/BDA conference in Manhattan.
Hammer Films and Spitfire Pictures has acquired remake rights to "Lat den ratte komma in," the Tomas Alfredson-directed Swedish film that last week won the feature prize at the Tribeca Film Festival…
American World Pictures has picked up sales and distribution rights to three projects -- "The Lena Baker Story," "Shoot on Sight" and "The Little Traitor."
The "Terminator" will indeed be back -- but this time with a more kid-friendly rating.