The ICM Foundation is teaming with the Los Angeles Unified School District to spend $1 million to renovate the auditorium of Dorsey High School.
Peace Arch Entertainment is setting up a U.S. theatrical distribution division, Peace Arch Releasing. Peace Arch prexy of U.S. distribution Mark Balsam will head the new unit.
Vanessa Redgrave will headline "The Year of Magical Thinking" on Broadway for only four more months, but HBO is aiming to preserve her performance in the one-woman show.
ABC is hoping to reinvent the newsmagazine for the YouTube generation with a show produced by ABC News but based on user-generated video.
Distribution-production execs Jeffrey D. Erb and Joe Nicolo have formed indie shingle Feverpitch Pictures to produce two to four films a year budgeted at $1 million-$5 million.
Faux metaphysical snoozeroo is pure fest fare for the long-take, minimalist crowd.
Strikingly composed but listless tale of a court bailiff's life in industrial China will be embraced by crix and fests.
Cristian Mungiu's "4 Months, 3 Weeks & 2 Days," a stark, trenchant drama about a woman's experiences receiving an abortion in the waning days of Romania's communist era, won the Palme d'Or at the…
The Zlin Film Festival for Children and Youth, the major kids fest in Central and Eastern Europe, bowed Monday, with 16 pics, including major Euro co-production and Emily Watson starrer "Crusade in…
Mexico's national film institute has established a new office in charge of promoting foreign film production in Mexico, replacing Mexico's National Film Commission (Conafilm).
In the wake of the controversial shutdown of Venezuela's oldest broadcaster, RCTV, on Sunday night, President Hugo Chavez's government is stepping up the pressure on other local webs and even…