Mexican talent manager Jorge Mondragon, who handled Gael Garcia Bernal and Diego Luna, has teamed up with film and TV commercials producer Avelino Rodriguez to form two companies in Mexico.
Louis J. Horvitz is back as director of the Primetime Emmy Awards, marking his 12th go as ringleader for the TV kudofest. Appointment was announced Tuesday by Ken Ehrlich and Jeff Ross, who are exec…
Indie distribs Roadside Attractions and Samuel Goldwyn Films are teaming to snap up North American rights to helmer Susan Seidelman's ("Desperately Seeking Susan") latest pic, "Boynton Beach Club."
A used chassis gets a new supercharged engine in "The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift." Pumping high-performance gas back into the series after a second lap sputter, third entry stays in high gear…
The exploitation of immigrant soldiers in the U.S. military and the personal and psychological costs of the Iraq war are only a few of the targets under attack in "G.I. Jesus," an ambitious, topical…
The Australian Film Commission has announced funding for four more low-budget pics from its IndiVision program on the eve of the domestic release through Palace Films of its first feature, "The…
Juan Riva de Aldama, the former director general of Antena 3 and Telefonica Media's New Media division, has launched production-distribution shingle MPC.
Fresh from their Cannes screenings, Richard Linklater's "A Scanner Darkly" and Al Gore docu "An Inconvenient Truth" will screen at Filmfest Munich, which runs July 15-22.
The Karlovy Vary Film Festival will highlight emerging directors making striking statements about the struggle for meaning and love, organizers said Tuesday, rolling out the list of 15 films…
British police Tuesday arrested 10 people believed to be involved in a large film piracy network, while in New Zealand the police arrested a staffer from a post-production company in the country's…
U.K. industryites including helmer Anthony Minghella are in Shanghai to take part in a London film and media trade mission to strengthen cultural and business bonds with the city.