indieWIRE’s snapshot of news and views from around the web on Thursday.
Hollywood: Recession Proof?
“Blame the Internet. The endless stream of free content means strapped consumers can escape without spending at the multiplex or subscribing to premium cable.” [LAT]
Katselas Dies at 75
Acting teacher to Clooney, Hackman, and Pfeiffer dies. [HR]
DC Changes With Obama or McCain
A closer look at how Washington D.C. will shift with the new president. [VAR]
First Look: “Revolutionary Road”
Early word on the new Sam Mendes film that is due at the end of the year. [THOMPSON]
News, Notes: “Noah’s Ark” and More
A round up of news and buzz, including a closer look at the success of the film. As Andrew O’Hehir writes, “Black gay men are the new, um, black.” [SALON]
Overview: AFI Fest
Previewing the upcoming 22nd fest in Los Angeles. [GREENCINE]