Helmer Kiti Luostarinen has been named director of the year by the Assn. of Finnish Film Directors and Kaarie Aho and Kai Nordberg have been named producers of the year by the Central Organization of…
It must be awards season: Harvey Weinstein and Scott Rudin are duking it out again.
Thanks to Filmax's Fantastic Factory, "The Orphanage," "REC" and the Sitges fest, Barcelona ranks among Europe's foremost horror hubs. But now Catalonian filmmakers are set to explore new genres with…
For the first time ever, vidgame and console sales in Spain ($2.14 billion) tripled theatrical B.O. returns ($950 million) last year. Unfortunately for Spain, 95% of the market went to foreign…
Barcelona has plenty to offer behind the scenes, as the Catalan capital revs up studio infrastructure and grooms topnotch tech talent to support its growing film industry. Consider the new studio…
The 2008 Taiwan Golden Horse Film Festival has unveiled the lineup for its Director's Masterclass and Made in America sidebars.
Robert Guralnick is leaving as president of Warner-based Jerry Weintraub Prods., with Bill Gerber expected to replace him.
Sarah Michelle Gellar is eyeing a return to television with a half-hour project set up at HBO from screenwriter Charles Randolph.
Paramount Pictures has tapped "A History of Violence" scribe Josh Olson to adapt the Lee Child-penned mystery "One Shot."
Steve Valentine has been tapped as lord of the manor on the new Sci Fi Channel reality-competish series, "Estate of Panic."
Oscilloscope has picked up U.S. distrib rights to "Youssou Ndour: I Bring What I Love," a doc about the Senegalese pop star that earned plaudits at the recent Telluride and Toronto film fests.
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