Newmarket Films has acquired the film rights to Michelle Richmond's novel "The Year of Fog" and tapped Semi Chellas to adapt. Newmarket will produce and fully finance the bigscreen project.
Helmer Kevin Dowling has signed up to join the team of Fox's upcoming New Orleans-set drama "K-Ville." Dowling will serve as a director and supervising producer on the frosh drama.
Sony Pictures Classics has acquired "Steep," a docu about extreme skiing produced by several ABC News vets. Pic, which played the Tribeca Film Festival this year, centers on a group that engages in a…
Stephane Gauger's "Owl and the Sparrow" took the audience award for narrative feature at the Los Angeles Film Festival. Nod was announced Sunday at closing-night ceremonies.
Fuel TV will produce the first Swerve Festival, a three-day affair dedicated to celebrating West Coast creative culture and its community inspired by art, film, music and action sports.
Phedon Papamichael is set to direct "From Within," an independently financed thriller that will star Thomas Dekker ("Heroes"), Elizabeth Rice, Adam Goldberg and Jake Weber.
The ugly ogre's sitting pretty overseas as "Shrek the Third" dominated a robust weekend at the foreign box office with $69.6 million at 6,489 playdates in 52 markets. But there was plenty of…
Most top honors at the 29th edition of the Moscow Film Festival, which closed Saturday, went to local product -- or at least locally connected product.
Viviana Pendrill, Warner Bros. VP of targeted marketing, received the corporate leader of the year award from the L.A. chapter of the National Latina Business Women Assn. on Thursday.
No-nonsense action and an all-nonsense plot are the delightful ingredients of "Dynamite Warrior," a delirious warlock's brew of Thai mysticism, rural parable and tasty old-school chopsocky.