New Line founder Bob Shaye shows no signs of yielding in the company's legal squabble with Peter Jackson over profits from "The Lord of the Rings." In a conversation at AmPav on Tuesday with Variety…
"Whale Rider" helmer Niki Caro and pic's breakout star Keisha Castle-Hughes are to reteam in "The Vintner's Luck." Pic is a 19th century fantasy romance involving wine and angels.
Colorado is getting another film festival and this time it'll be a particularly heady experience. Event, which will unspool for the first edition this September, will take place in Leadville, at a…
Myriad Pictures made several sales of the Catherine Zeta-Jones and Guy Pearce starrer "Death-Defying Acts" after a 20-minute screening in Cannes.
Dubai Intl. Film Festival announced Tuesday it will host the amfAR Cinema Against AIDS gala during the fest's fourth edition, set to unspool Dec. 9-16.
The upcoming Melbourne film fest is to launch a film market and a production support operation (July 26-28). Titled 37 South: Bridging the Gap, the linked events are backed by a A$2 million ($1.65…
Arthouse Films has taken rights (excluding TV) in North America, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa to graffiti doc "Next: A Primer on Urban Painting."
Scottish scribe John Milarky has won the 18th annual Hartley-Merrill Prize for Intl. Screenwriting for his script "The Strangest Thing."
Unlike many other Asian actors, Korean stars have largely resisted westernizing their names. Now Korean beauty Jun Ji-hyun, who starred in "Daisy" and "My Sassy Girl," has taken the plunge by using…
Dubai Intl. Film Festival announced Tuesday it will host the amfAR Cinema Against AIDS during the fest's fourth edition, set to unspool Dec. 9-16.
Teuton culture minister Bernd Neumann flew into Cannes Tuesday to attend the German Federal Film Fund's confab aimed at attracting international co-productions in the country.