GM is a national presenting sponsor of the Women in Film Foundation's 2007 Film Finishing Fund. Information was incorrect in Wednesday's paper.
THEY MET at Columbia law school and something clicked between Bob Shaye and Michael Lynne. Now on Oct. 5, one of the evenings of the annual New York Film Festival, they'll be underwriting part of the…
Capitol Films has added Joshua Marston's "The Fortress of Solitude" and the latest Don Roos project "Love and Other Impossible Pursuits" to its sales slate.
Jerry Seinfeld is expected to fly over the Croisette today -- in a bee costume -- vying for the title of standout stunt photo of the fest, a title Sacha Baron Cohen nabbed as Borat last year.
Becker Intl. has picked up world sales rights to "Hunger," the debut movie by Turner Prize-winning video artist Steve McQueen.
Julie Delpy and Vincent Gallo will co-star in the $10 million "The Last Mile," a thriller being launched at Cannes by international sales agent and French distrib Rezo.
"The Last King of Scotland" helmer Kevin Macdonald has lined up the epic Roman drama "The Eagle of the Ninth" as his next project after he finishes the Brad Pitt starrer "State of Play," which he's…
U.S. indies with American stars were once welcomed with open arms by overseas distribs. Now, with increasing competition from international success like "Perfume," "Mr. Bean's Vacation" and "The…
Original programming played front and center at the upfront presentations of U.S. Hispanic webs Univision and Telemundo this week. Univision, now owned by a Haim Saban-led group of private equity…
As a child and into his college years, Matt Groening was a sponge -- yellow, if you like, to match the dominant color of his most famous creation, the Simpson family. He soaked up everything -…
Executive producer Al Jean of "The Simpsons" is asked one question more than any other -- but after all these years, he still doesn't know the answer. How much longer can "The Simpsons" continue…