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    Watch: Trailer for Francis Ford Coppola's Cheap-Looking Horror Bore "Twixt"

    Have we been punked? The first trailer for Francis Ford Coppola's gothic horror pic, "Twixt," hit the web today (it's the same footage he premiered at Comic-Con just over a week ago) and we're sad to report it's a cheap-looking snooze.

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    Fans Want It and Theaters are Scared to Screen It, but "Electric Daisy" Refuses to Die

    Most DIY distributors would love to be in Edward Bates' position: He's a first-time distributor who's handling a film with an enormous, passionate and plugged-in fanbase. He has theaters selling out before the film even opens.

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    Chicken & Egg Pictures Announces 2011 Grant Recipients

    Chicken & Egg Pictures, a hybrid film fund and non-profit production company, has announced the 14 grant recipients of their Spring Open Call 2011. Over 300 women filmmakers entered the documentary competition for funding of projects in various stages of completion.

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    "Rio Sex Comedy" Swoons to FilmBuff

    Director Jonathan Nossiter's "Rio Sex Comedy" is headed to digital entertainment company, FilmBuff. The feature, starring Bill Pullman, Charlotte Rampling, Irene Jacob and Fisher Stevens, will launch via cable and broadband video-on-demand August 30th.

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    Daily indieWIRE Clicks: von Trier, "Like Crazy" Trailer, "Gun Hill Road" Review & More

    Today on indieWIRE, we recapped the weekend, the saga that is Lars von Trier continued, "Gun Hill Road" got sized up and much more.

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    Watch: Get Ready to Cry and Swoon with Trailer for Sundance Winner "Like Crazy"

    Drake Doremus' "Like Crazy" was no doubt the biggest hit at Sundance this year. It nabbed the Grand Jury Prize and a Special Jury Prize for up-and-coming actress Felicity Jones (beating out such buzzed-about rivals as "Martha Marcy May Marlene," "Take Shelter," "Another Earth," "Pariah" and "Circums...

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    Unknown Pleasures Film Festival Adds Andrew Grant as Co-Programmer

    Hannes Brühwiler, director and programmer of the Unknown Pleasures film festival in Berlin, has appointed Andrew Grant to the role of co-programmer. Grant is a film critic, distributor and producer is the president of Benten Films, a distribution company specializing in independent cinema.

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    At VidCon 2011, YouTube Celebrities Teach Their Fans How to Become Just Like Them

    With 2,400 young and noisy YouTube fanatics, this weekend's sell-out crowd could have been mistaken for a rave. However, VidCon 2011 was something even more radical: It's a next-gen vaudeville show that wants to become a showcase for the future of entertainment.

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    "Breathing" Wins Big at Sarajevo Film Festival, Angelina Jolie Given Honorary Award

    The Sarajevo Film Festival completed its 17th edition over the weekend by handing out several awards.

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    Drafthouse Films Takes Fantasia Fest Hit "The FP," Names Evan Husney to Head Distribution

    Following Saturday night's raucous Fantasia Fest screening of "The FP," Drafthouse Films, the distribution arm of Tim League's Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, has acquired US rights to the film.

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