Hungarian cinema is going strong thanks to a 20% tax rebate and a new generation of helmers flexing storytelling muscle.
Lionsgate has acquired the BBC natural history doc "Earth" for distribution in the U.S., the U.K. and Australia.
"Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest" raided the Visual Effects Society Awards Sunday night and sailed off with six wins, including the two top awards: outstanding visual effects in a…
With only one movie under its belt, Sony Pictures Animation has lost one of its two senior execs. Penney Finkelman Cox, who launched SPA with her longtime business partner Sandra Rabins, is ankling…
Warner Independent Pictures has attached German filmmaker Christian Alvart ("Case 39") to direct the bigscreen adaptation of Jess Walter's satirical political tome "The Zero."
Producers Scott Rudin and Allison Owen will turn Jamila Gavin's novel "The Coram Boy" into a feature for Miramax Films.
Opting for recent awards-season favorites, the Writers Guild of America presented its top screenplay trophies to Michael Arndt for "Little Miss Sunshine" in the original category and William Monahan…
The 49th annual Grammys took a stand by championing a band that took a stand. The Dixie Chicks won five Grammy Awards Sunday night for their first work after ruffling the feathers of politicians…
Just as the Berlin Fest goes through a daily cycle of snow, slush and refreezing, so it seems that another familiar pattern may be resurfacing at the Berlin Market -- the revenge of Mifed.
Four days into the action, and with just over a third of the Competition already unspooled, Berlin festgoers were still waiting to be bowled over.
After a strong year at the French box office that wasn't matched by foreign sales, Gallic major Pathe has gone on the international offensive. Company has unveiled a lineup of more exportable fare by…