Adding to its roster of documentary features, Fortissimo Films has picked up international rights to "The Bridge," about suicides at San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge.
First Cannes was panned, then Toronto was toast. Now the eyes of hungry acquisitions execs are on the 2005 American Film Market, which unspools today in Santa Monica. North American buyers say they…
Simon Perry, the former chief executive of British Screen Finance, will become the new CEO of the Irish Film Board in January. Post has been vacant since Mark Woods left in June.
Kenneth Branagh will direct a bigscreen version of the Mozart opera "The Magic Flute," which will start shooting in January at London's Shepperton Studios. Project, updated to the eve of World War I…
Michael Apted is directing a feature documentary about the social impact of soccer around the world for Pathe Pictures.
The late registration deadline for film submission for the 21st annual Santa Barbara Film Festival, is Friday, with fees set at $45 for features and $40 for shorts; final deadline is Nov. 18 -- $60…
Indie distribber ThinkFilm has acquired world rights to the Beastie Boys concert pic "Awesome: I Fuckin' Shot That." Pic was helmed by Beastie Boys' Adam Yauch under his directing pseudonym Nathaniel…
SKS Holdings, a subsidiary of Epic Entertainment, is installing three Imax theater systems at multiplexes in Israel.
Screenings for the Big Sky Documentary Film Festival will be held Feb. 16-22 in Missoula, Mont.
The annual Hollywood seminar Screenwriting Expo 4, presented by Creative Screenwriting magazine, will be held Nov. 11-13 at the L.A. Convention Center.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$155.7M Fox -14.77%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$41.4M Universal Pictures -17.98%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.0M Cumulative:$25.8M Disney -5.49%