The Weinstein Co. has upped Michelle Krumm and Maeva Gatineau to exec VPs and co-heads of acquisitions and co-productions. Pair take over for veteran acquisitions chief Agnes Mentre, who ankled the…
The Mouse House may be getting back into 2-D toons. Walt Disney Feature Animation is developing "The Frog Princess," with plans to produce it in traditional 2-D style, rather than the 3-D CGI method…
Canadian Kyle MacDonald used a red paper clip to start a series of Internet trades in the hopes that it would lead to home ownership. He not only got a home, but he also got a DreamWorks movie deal…
Flagship Theaters filed a new suit Wednesday alleging unfair booking practices by Century Theaters, Sony and Universal, claiming that Flagship's location in Palm Desert is being shut off from…
TiVo -- the device the industry loves and fears -- has scored one of this year's Interactive TV Emmy awards. Also earning an Emmy was ABC.com, for its full-episode streaming player -- which allowed…
Paramount has selected four charities to receive 10% of the U.S. box office for the first five days of its Oliver Stone-directed Sept. 11 drama "World Trade Center," which opens Aug. 9.
The Asian equivalent of Europe's Nuremberg Trials gets a rare screen workout in "International Military Tribunal Far East," a largely absorbing attempt to put the Chinese p.o.v. on the post-WWII…
The Cape Town World Film Festival will be held Nov. 14-21, organizers said this week, with the 11th Sithengi Film & TV Market to run Nov. 16-18.
Bigfoot Partners, the film financing division of Hong Kong-based Bigfoot Entertainment, has extended its film fund to Singapore projects.
The Tri-Continental Festival is calling for entries for its fourth edition, to be held in India's New Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Chennai and Kolkata in January and February
NBC Universal's youth-skewed bilingual net, mun2, is sponsoring and covering the seventh annual New York Intl. Latino Film Festival. The move, a first for the cable weblet, dovetails with its efforts…