"Welfare Queen" scribe Abdul Williams scored another payday from U's specialty folk, this one low- to mid-six figures to pen "Lottery Ticket" for Rogue. Musicvid director Erik White will helm the pic…
Dimension Films has acquired "Runt," a comedy pitch that will be penned by "Wild Hogs" helmer Walt Becker along with David Gallagher. Becker will direct the picture and exec produce. Mandeville Films…
Universal Pictures has set Gabriele Muccino to direct “Man and Wife,” a Lorene Scafaria-scripted love story to be produced by Double Feature partners Michael Shamberg and Stacey Sher as well as…
Landscape Entertainment and Gold Circle Films will team to produce "Au Pair" and "Blood Wedding," with Landscape topper Bob Cooper and Gold Circle CEO Paul Brooks as producers of both.
Tammie Rosen has been hired as director of communications for Tribeca Enterprises, parent company of the Tribeca Film Festival, Tribeca Film Institute and Tribeca Cinemas.
GreeneStreet and Miramax exec Vicki Cherkas has been named senior exec VP of operations at Picturehouse.
All atmosphere and no story make "Foreigner" a pretty dull film, however curious the intention of Ines de Oliveira Cezar ("The Hours Go By") to remake Euripides' tragedy "Iphigeneia at Aulis" as a…
Signaling its expansion into the author representation business, Endeavor has hired veteran ICM lit agent Richard Abate to create an East Coast book division.
Shoreline Entertainment has acquired Karl Williams' spec script "Punctured," which won the comedy and sci-fi awards at the 2005 Austin Film Festival.
Belgian helmer Pierre-Yves Vandeweerd blurs the lines beautifully between documaking and experimental cinema with "Drowning in Oblivion," a hauntingly austere evocation of the experience of black…
So little is known, cinematically, about Azerbaijan that any serious film from that country is of inherent interest, which is probably the reason the confused, inconclusive "Goodbye, Southern City"…