Fred Kramer has been upped to prexy of Withoutabox, while Trina Wyatt has been tapped chief operating officer of the online resource for independent filmmakers.
HBO has no plans to conduct its U.S. Comedy Arts Festival next year in Santa Barbara, where it had been widely speculated to land.
An engaging, urban tale that marks a move by the director toward more commercial efforts.
"Control," the feature debut of Dutch-born photog Anton Corbijn, scooped both top awards at the Edinburgh Intl. Film Festival, which closed Sunday.
Aaron Russo, who managed Bette Midler and went on to produce such films as "Trading Places," died Friday in Los Angeles of cancer. He was 64.