Celebrating 17 Years of Film.Biz.Fans.

News

  • Indiewire
    1 comment
    tweet
    49

    Three Tips to Keep Filmmakers Focused From the FIND Forum

    Is it the best of times or the worst of times to be an independent filmmaker? As usual, it's both. More than a dozen filmmakers including Karyn Kusama, the Polish Bros. and Ondi Timoner shared their thoughts and best advice to the next generation during eight panels presented at the Film Independent...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    8

    Thessaloniki Fest Selects "Faust," "Elena" as Open Horizons Screenings

    The Thessaloniki International Film Festival has announced its selections for its Open Horizons program.

    Read More »
    MORE: Festivals
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    28

    Here Are 12 Stories You Might Have Missed This Weekend

    In case you were away from your computer this weekend, indieWIRE has compiled 12 of the top stories published this week on iW and the blog network. Among the highlights: tips from the Film Independent Forum, a review of Jim Loach's directorial debut, a dispatch from the Abu Dhabi Film Festival and m...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    41

    Here's Film Independent's 2011 Producers Lab Fellows, Including the $25,000 Sloan Grant Winner

    Film Independent has announced nine projects and their filmmakers for their 11th annual Producers Lab, including Brent Hoff and Malcom Pullinger's "El Diablo Rojo," which has been awarded the $25,000 Sloan Producers Grant.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    115

    The 5 Smartest Financing Tips From the Film Independent Forum

    Billed as an intimate weekend of unbridled truths and inspirational success stories, the Film Independent Forum dangled film financing insights as the primary hook to attract aspiring producers to four panels on October 22 at the Directors Guild Theater in Hollywood. Attendees came away reassured th...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    3

    "Going Stiff" Gets Lucky in Austin

    The Austin Film Festival handed out awards this weekend, with Keith Wright's "Harold's Going Stiff" winning the Narrative Feature, while "Darwin" by Nick Brandestini received the Documentary Feature prize.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    6

    Weekly indieWIRE Clicks: This Week's Best News, Reviews, Features and Videos

    This week on indieWIRE, we spoke to Sean Durkin and Elizabeth Olsen about "Martha Marcy May Marlene," “In the Land of Blood and Honey” got a trailer, we compiled a list for the 13 underdog actors who deserve Oscar’s attention this year and much more.

    Read More »
    MORE: Festivals
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    8

    iPOP | This Week on the Scene: Hamptons, "Margin Call," New Orleans and More

    This week on iPOP, a slew of promising new films premiered in New York, stars flocked to the Hamptons for their annual film festival, New Orleans welcomed Jonathan Demme and more.

    Read More »
    MORE: Festivals
  • Indiewire
    1 comment
    tweet
    16

    monterey media To Release "I Kissed a Vampire" iTunes Web Series Theatrically

    monterey media has announced that they will be releasing the iTunes web series "I Kissed a Vampire" theatrically in the spring of 2012. "I Kissed a Vampire" stars Lucas Grabeel ("High School Musical"), Drew Seeley ("High School Musical: The Concert") and Adrian Slade in a send up to, you guessed it,...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    1 comment
    tweet
    17

    Watch: Uneven Trailer For Zhang Yimou's "The Flowers of War" Starring Christian Bale

    "The Flowers of War" has a lot going for it. It's directed by visionary auteur Zhang Yimou ("Hero," "House of Flying Daggers"); stars recent Oscar-winner Christian Bale; is China's official bid for the Foreign Film Oscar; and boasts the largest production budget in China's history ($90 million). Unf...

    Read More »

Recent Posts


  • Who Should Play Garbo and Dietrich?Thompson on Hollywood
  • Ranking the House Down: Our Squirrel .../Bent
  • Box Office Prediction & Analysis: "A ...Box Office Insider