Shutterbug/vid artist Delphine Kreueter focuses her singular vision on a wildly dysfunctional family and the teen at its center in the disturbing, engrossing "57000 Km Between Us."
When Daniel Battsek took over as president of Miramax Films in October of 2005, he had some awfully big shoes to fill -- those of Harvey Weinstein, the company's founder, who was known as much for…
Debra Messing has joined the ensemble cast of "Humboldt Park," the State Street Pictures and 2DS Prods. film that Overture Films will distribute worldwide.
The year 2007 seemed to represent a sea change for Kathleen Kennedy. The producer best known for her epic collaborations with Steven Spielberg seemed to have suddenly gone the way of the arthouse…
A former lit agent who boasted one of the most enviable client lists in town (Martin Scorsese, Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu, Fernando Meirelles), John Lesher has put his talent relationships to good…
Japan's box office for 2007 edged down 2.2% year-on-year to 198.4 billion yen ($1.9 billion), according to figures from the Motion Picture Producers Assn. of Japan (Eiren).
It would be tough to come up with a studio executive with more sterling credentials than James Schamus, chief operating officer of Focus Features. His association with director Ang Lee dates back to…
Scott Rudin has benefited from his reputation as a producer of high-toned literary properties and for allowing certain quirky filmmakers to go out on a creative limb.
Though the Oscar well has run rather dry since Harvey Weinstein departed the Disney fold and started the Weinstein Co. (with brother Bob) in 2005, the run of Academy noms and wins from 2000-2004 puts…
Auds are invited to sit in with a collection of soul-searching males in the gritty Australian indie "Men's Group."
The familial aftermath of one of North Korea's espionage escapades is superficially investigated in half-hearted docu "Megumi."