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  • Top Iranian Film Directors Launch Internet Campaign Pleading For Nuclear Deal

    With the deadline looming for Tehran to reach a nuclear agreement with world powers, six top Iranian film directors have launched an Internet campaign with the tagline "there is no deal that is worse than no deal," marking the strongest public statement...
  • How Marriott Wants to be the Red Bull of the Hotel Industry

    If it worked for an energy drink maker like Red Bull, why not a hotel chain operator? Marriott International today announced the formation of an internal content studio through which it will develop, produce and distribute a slate of entertainment...
  • Netflix, Weinstein Co. Bust Windows With 'Crouching Tiger' Sequel Day-and-Date Release

    LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Netflix has reached a deal with The Weinstein Co. for its first original movie -- a sequel to Ang Lee's 2000 martial arts pic "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon" -- set to hit IMAX theaters and the streaming-video service...
  • From queens to superheroes, film costumes find Hollywood home

    By Piya Sinha-Roy LOS ANGELES, Sept 30 (Reuters) - Dorothy's famous ruby red slippers from "The Wizard of Oz" have found their way home again as one of the highlights in a new Hollywood exhibition that showcases iconic costumes in film. The Hollywood...
  • Top Cinematographers Offer Online Course on Filmmaking

    LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Three major cinematographers - Janusz Kaminski ("Lincoln"), Phedon Papamichael ("Nebraska") and Wally Pfister ("The Dark Knight Rises") - have teamed to present Advanced Filmmaking, a series of online instructional videos for...
  • Russia Offers Oscar Surprise, Names 'Leviathan' as its Entry

    LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - According to news service TASS, Russia has picked "Leviathan" as its foreign-language entry for the Oscars, an artistically smart but politically surprising choice. Director Pavel Chukhrai, who sits on the Russian Oscar...
  • David Macmillan To Recieve Cinema Audio Society Career Achievement Award

    The Cinema Audio Society will honor production mixer David Macmillan with its highest accolade, the CAS Career Achievement Award. Macmillan has more than 80 feature films to his credit. He has "Best Sound" Oscars for "Apollo 11," "Speed" and "The Right...
  • Oscars: Kosovo to Submit 'Three Windows and a Hanging'

    LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - For the first time, Kosovo is eligible to submit a film to the Oscars in the foreign-language film category, and will be proposing "Three Windows and a Hanging." "Three Windows and a Hanging," directed by Isa Qosja and written...
  • New York Film Fest: Less Risk, More Reward for Studios

    As Toronto fought Telluride for premieres, and fest competition for prestige pics reached a fever pitch this year, the New York Film Festival quietly delivered some key victories: world premieres of two highly anticipated lit adaptations for its opening...
  • Oscar Race: India Sends 'Liar's Dice' as Academy Awards Entry

    As the Oct. 1 deadline for the foreign-language Oscar race draws near, India has chosen Geetu Mohandas' "Liar's Dice," surprising awards watchers who expected other titles such as Priyanka Chopra starrer "Mary Kom." South Korea, meanwhile, has submitted...
  • Disney: 'Frozen' ride will replace Epcot's Maelstrom

    Disney: 'Frozen' ride will replace Epcot's Maelstrom
    More "Frozen" is officially on its way to Walt Disney World.  Epcot's Maelstrom ride, located in the Norway pavilion of the theme park, will be renovated into a ride based on Disney's popular animated film. The new attraction "will take our guests to...