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  • Alfonso Cuaron's DGA Win: Y Tu Oscar Tambien? (Analysis)

    As widely predicted, Alfonso Cuaron took home the top prize at Saturday's Directors Guild Awards for Warner Bros.' "Gravity," making his Oscar chances seem even stronger as director. But the big question is whether this prize will translate into a best-...
  • Sundance's Iranian Vampire Western Gets U.S. Distribution

    Kino Lorber has acquired North American rights to "A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night," five months after its world premiere at Sundance. Shot in black and white, the feature debut of Ana Lily Amirpour, is set in an imaginary Iranian underworld with...
  • George Clooney, Grant Heslov Sign Overall Deal with Sony TV

    George Clooney and partner Grant Heslov's production company, Smokehouse Pictures, has made a deal with Sony Pictures Television. Under the two-year deal, the company will develop and produce comedy and drama series for all platforms, including...
  • Kerry Bishe adds smarts, complexity to 'Halt and Catch Fire' role

    Kerry Bishe adds smarts, complexity to 'Halt and Catch Fire' role
    When actress Kerry Bishe heard she landed the part of computer engineer Donna Clark on AMC's new drama "Halt and Catch Fire," she went where many great tech geniuses go: the garage. She and a software engineer friend holed up in his Pasadena, Calif.,...
  • Casting Society of America Moves Artios Awards to January

    The 30th annual Artios Awards will take place Jan. 22, 2015, in New York and Los Angeles, the Casting Society of America announced Sunday. The awards were previously held in November. The move places them one week after the 2015 Academy Awards. "The...
  • Cannes Q&A: Turkish Culture Minister Omer Celik

    Turkish culture minister Omer Celik is jetting into Cannes to celebrate this year's centennial of Turkish cinema amid an increasingly upbeat outlook for the local industry that sees local auteur Nuri Bilge Ceylan ensconced in a Cannes competition berth...
  • Dwayne Johnson's 'San Andreas' Shoots Briefly in L.A., Returns to Australia

    Underlining California's problem of keeping big-budget movies, Dwayne Johnson's earthquake thriller "San Andreas" recently shot for two days in Los Angeles before returning to Australia for nearly all of the two-month shoot. Even though the movie takes...
  • Oscars: Inconvenient Truths at Heart of Best Picture Race

    What a difference a year makes. 2012's best picture nominees tended to look on the salvageable side of life. "Les Miserables," "Lincoln," "Life of Pi," "Beasts of the Southern Wild" and certainly winner "Argo" all suggested there exists a "Silver...
  • Toronto Film Fest Gets Tough on Film Premieres

    The Toronto Film Festival has tightened the rules for its premieres during the first four days of this year's festival -- insisting that Toronto titles cannot be shown first at the Telluride Film Festival. TIFF artistic director Cameron Bailey has been...
  • Berlin: XYZ Takes 'Preservation,' Directed by 'Home Movie's' Christopher Denham

    Adding to one of the most arresting slates of elevated genre titles heading into next week's Berlin European Film Market, XYZ Films has acquired world sales rights to horror/thriller "Preservation," from writer-director-actor Christopher Denham. Wrenn...
  • Telluride Film Festival Won't Back Down from 'Sneak Preview' Premieres

    The Telluride Film Festival will not change its approach toward offering premieres -- despite growing pushback from the organizers of the Toronto and Venice festivals. Julie Huntsinger, Telluride's exec director, told Variety on Wednesday, "The Telluride...