The trade org repping indie film entities has completed its first-ever guidelines to be used in negotiating Internet rights and will now turn its attention to rights for pics screening on cell phones…
Funnyman Bob Saget will pen, helm and produce "Farce of the Penguins," a send-up of the hit docu "March of the Penguins," for indie distrib Thinkfilm.
When AFI Fest director Christian Gaines looks at the annual event he's nurtured over six years, he thinks of "stronger rather than bigger." He points to this year's 21 world preems, 20 North American…
Harmony Gold has licensed homevid rights to romantic comedy "The Arrangement" to Barnholtz Entertainment. It will be recut, rescored and released under new title "Ball & Chain."
U.K.-based AV Pictures has picked up worldwide rights outside North America to adventure drama "End of the Spear" from Christian production company Every Tribe Entertainment.
Mark Damon's latest company, Foresight Unlimited, has closed deals in more than a dozen foreign territories for its debut feature, "Captivity," a co-production with Moscow-based Ramco.
Sidney Kimmel Intl., the new foreign sales arm of Sidney Kimmel Entertainment headed by former Miramax exec Mark Lindsay, picked up international rights to feature "Beat the Drum" from Z Prods…
Edward Noeltner's Cinema Management Group has sold TV rights on its 35-title "Story Book Classics" collection to Indonesia's Ram Indo.
The 50th annual Samuel Goldwyn Writing Awards were held Tuesday at the Writers Guild Theater. The awards, which honor excellence in screenwriting, were announced by Samuel Goldwyn Foundation…
CBS flagship WCBS-TV New York has named Peter Dunn president and general manager. Dunn moves over from WCBS' sister company, the Viacom TV Stations Group, where he has served as president of sales…