It's an event many Canuck industryites never expected to see. On Tuesday, Montreal World Film Festival prexy Serge Losique unveiled a committee to organize special events for the beleaguered fest's…
Tribeca Film Institute and the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation have tapped a trio of scripts -- from writer-helmers Kenneth Lonergan, Dan Zeff and Nicole Perlman -- to participate in this year's…
Celestial Pictures, the Hong Kong-based movie arm of Malaysian satcaster Astro All Asia Networks, is expanding production and distribution.
Nine topper and former TV host Eddie McGuire has appointed his lawyer and manager Jeffrey Browne as executive director, focusing on strategic development and business affairs.
U.S.-backed Anchor Bay Entertainment has appointed Colin Lomax as managing director of its U.K. distribution arm.
Fresh out of insolvency, Senator Entertainment has reshuffled its exec board, with new owner Helge Sasse now the group's chief exec.
Smell-o-Vision has made a comeback in Japan. The creation of producer Mike Todd was used only once, for the film "Scent of Mystery" in 1960. But the technology for wafting scents through theaters may…
Federal Communications Commission chairman Kevin J. Martin made it clear that while existing blocking technology is effective, he believes the cable industry can and should do more to help parents…
Local distributor Golden Scene has picked up international sales rights to "The Heavenly Kings," the directorial debut of Hong Kong idol Daniel Wu.
Two ecological themes -- urban sprawl and deforestation -- are explored in this ambitious but awkwardly conceived operatic tuner that barely rises above the level of community theater. Hampered by a…
Dancers don't talk," says the arrogant but brilliant choreographer, basically telling a questioning young hoofer to zip it. But "The Studio," a play about choreographing a dance written, directed and…