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    On the Edge: Lodge Kerrigan Talks Collapse and Chance in "Keane"

    With his latest picture "Keane," Lodge Kerrigan reaffirms the maverick mantle he established over ten years ago with his 1994 debut "Clean, Shaven." As unnerving and concise as his celebrated bow, "Keane" is also a more full-bodied and emotionally harrowing expression of Kerrigan's talents. Starring...

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    Making A Family Sex Comedy: A Conversation with Olivier Ducastel and Jacques Martineau

    For several years, Olivier Ducastel and Jacques Martineau have been writing and directing distinctive films that take a sunny disposition on what are generally serious issues. Their first collaboration, "The Adventures of Felix," is about a gay man who leaves his lover to find a makeshift family on ...

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    Effie Brown starts production on Jeff Blitz's new feature film

    "Rocket Science," a feature film project from Effie Brown's Los Angeles based production company Duly Noted Inc., has begun filming in Baltimore, adding to the company's expanding roster of feature film projects. As one of eight new films slated for development and production in 2005, "Rocket Scien...

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    Dylan Doc Set for 30 City Debut

    In the latest example of experimentation with collapsing distribution windows, Martin Scorsese's "No Direction Home: Bob Dylan" will be screened in 30 cities as part of a deal set to be announced by Emerging Pictures. Emerging will join forces with Thirteen/WNET New York for free screenings of the t...

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    Egoyan's "Truth" Coming To Toronto After MPAA Rating Appeal Rejection

    The version of "Where The Truth Lies," Atom Egoyan's new film, screening here at the Toronto International Film Festival is the "Cannes cut" or the version seen before Egoyan attempted to appease the Motion Picture Association of America by re-editing the picture. Egoyan, en route to Toronto for the...

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    "Eggleston" Paints a Solid Box office Opener; "Penguins" Continue to Charm

    Palm Pictures' "William Eggleston in the Real World" is the latest doc to canvas the specialty box office summit, taking the number one position as ranked on a per screen basis last weekend. Empire Pictures' "Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress" expanded and weaved further up the iW BOT chart, ...

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    Strand Gets Ozon's Latest

    Strand Releasing has acquired Francois Ozon's latest, "Time To Leave" (Le Temps qui reste), in a deal negotiated with Celluloid Dreams. The film, starring Jeanne Moreau, is screening in Contemporary World Cinema section at the 2005 Toronto International Film Festival. Charlotte Mickie from Celluloid...

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    INDUSTRY MOVES: Ryan Werner Jumps To IFC Films

    Ryan Werner has left his post as head of theatrical distribution at Wellspring, joining IFC Films as the company's new VP of Marketing. The company said in an announcement that Werner will "be charged with overseeing the development and implementation of media strategies for all the company's slate ...

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    Production Report: "Angst", "The Big Bad Swim", "Find Love", "Full Grown Men", "Warriors"

    [EDITOR'S NOTE: indieWIRE's monthly production report looks at independent films in various stages of production. If you'd like to tell us about a film in production for future columns, please contact us.]

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    INDUSTRY MOVES: Changes At IDP

    IDP, the joint distribution venture by Samuel Goldwyn Films and Roadside Attractions, has announced a number of key changes. Kristi Avram has been named VP of publicity, joining the company from Palm Pictures, while Shani Ankori has been promoted to VP of marketing and promotions. Daniel Feiner has ...

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