David Letterman's production company Worldwide Pants is off and running with a new, as-yet-untitled feature documentary about teenagers running for public office.
Newcomer Ed Hogg will topline "White Lightnin'," a $2 million budgeted feature about the life of Appalachian mountain dancer Jesco White, written by the founders of hipster bible Vice magazine.
German distrib Telepool has tapped former Kinowelt Intl. exec Anja Uecker to oversee international theatrical sales.
Turkey's 44th national Antalya Golden Orange Film Festival and its younger concurrent partner the 3rd International Eurasia closed Sunday night with top awards respectively for Semih Kaplanoglu's…
Radu Jude's Romanian short "The Tube With a Hat" won the Grand Prix in the international section at the short film fest in Uppsala.
The acclaimed comic-drama "Slings & Arrows" is going out with a bang.
The Capco Group, the firm headed by David Bergstein and Ron Tutor that owns ThinkFilm, Image Entertainment and the U.K.'s Capitol Films, has taken a large stake in foreign sales company IM Global.
After setting up several film adaptations of its comicbooks around town, Devil's Due Publishing is settling down in Hollywood, tapping Stephen Christy to run the company's Los Angeles office.
Cheryl Hines will make her feature directorial debut with the indie "Serious Moonlight," from a screenplay penned by the late Adrienne Shelly, who was murdered last year in New York.
National Geographic Cinema Ventures has picked up upcoming concert docu "U2 3D," which it will distribute both domestically and internationally.
Mario Van Peebles has signed on to direct his sci-fi screenplay "The Uniter," which Don Kushner and Brad Wyman ("Monster") are producing.