Although the programming of the Colcoa French Film Festival falls mainly in the hands of executive producer and artistic director Francois Truffart, he acknowledges that the annual event, now in its…
Variety takes a look at the top in-house attorneys, litigators and transactional lawyers in entertainment.
"Everyone loves a comeback" is one of the most enduring maxims in showbiz, and if there's ever been an attorney who embodies both that saying and the industry, it's Variety's Billion Dollar…
In addition to practicing law and making deals for his clients, Cohen Gardner partner Jeff B. Cohen wrote "The Dealmaker's Ten Commandments: The Essential Tools for Business Forged in the Trenches of…
If there's a common note of caution from security experts in the wake of the Sony hack, it's this: Nothing will be 100% foolproof. That is a challenge from a legal perspective, as Sony is facing a…
Without a Yank in the bunch, score contenders reflect Acad's global reach.
From upbeat anthem to farewell ballad, category reveals embarrassment of riches.
Damian Szifron, whose "Wild Tales" is repping Argentina in the Oscar foreign-language race, is no stranger to rousing success. His first project, the darkly comic 2002-03 TV series "Los Simuladores"…
Last year's much-talked-about disqualification of a song nominee prompted rule changes for the 2014 Oscars, but they remain controversial for some of the Academy's 240-member music branch. "Alone Yet…
Animated features are a vital addition to Hollywood's balance sheets, and are contenders for the best animated feature Oscar and on occasion even compete for the best picture gold. But in some…