FILM  INDUSTRY  NEWS
FilmMakers.com
Visit The FilmMakers Message Board

 

NEWS SECTORS
Acting
Contests
Digital
Directing
Events
Film
Film Festivals
Indies
Music
Screenwriting


Sponsors
Action/Cut Seminars
American Gem Short Script Contest
Action Cut Home Study VHS/DVD
 

Film

 

Peak Entertainment Forms Strategic Alliance With Maverick Ent.

Peak Entertainment Holdings Inc., announced today that it has obtained the exclusive worldwide licensing rights to Maverick Entertainments Plc's intellectual property portfolio

STARZ! Gets Its Motor Runnin' & Heads for the Highway Acquiring 'The Motorcycle Diaries'

STARZ! straddles the Harley, landing the exclusive pay-TV rights to the Academy Award(R)-winning film 'The Motorcycle Diaries.'

THE B HIVE TV'S FIRST SHOW AIRS IN SEPTERMBER

The "B" Hive. Its where anyone who has a horror/sci-fi/thriller movie that was made on a zero budget can get some exposure!

Spielberg vs. the shark

A new 35mm independent film is making waves. The flick is Courage & Stupidity, a re-imagining of Steven Spielberg's troubled 1970's shark production.

Nicktoons, Nickelodeon's Channel for Kids' Favorite Animated Hits Becomes Ad-Supported in August 2005

Nicktoons, Nickelodeon's channel for kids' favorite animated hits, will become basic cable's newest ad-supported network as of August 2005, it was announced today by Cyma Zarghami, President, Nickelodeon Television.

MAID IN AMERICA PREMIERES AT CINEQUEST

Maid in America by Anayansi Prado premiered on March 5th at the Cinequest Film Festival in San Jose, California.

Award-Winning Creator/Executive Producer Butch Hartman Partners With Nickelodeon Networks For Multi-Year Deal

Butch Hartman has signed a multi-year deal with Nickelodeon Networks to create original animated and live-action programming for Nickelodeon and Noggin.

Ring of Fire Blazes on USA Network

Ring of Fire: The Emile Griffith Story, USA Network's historic Sundance Film Festival acquisition, will make its exclusive television debut on the network April 20th, 9:00 PM ET/PT.

battle for the boardwalk - a venice beach documentary

The Battle For The Boardwalk is not only an enthusiastic, heartfelt tribute to the spirit of Venice Beach, but hearkens to the world east of its setting.

New Line Cinema and Entertainment Film Distributors Form U.K. Production Venture Material Entertainment

New Line Cinema and U.K.-based Entertainment Film Distributors have teamed up to create a jointly owned, London-based production entity dubbed Material Entertainment with accomplished producer/executive Robert Jones as its president.

Showtime Announces New Comedy Series 'WEEDS' to Be Produced by Lions Gate Television

Showtime Networks Inc. has made the decision to pick up the comedy series "WEEDS," a single-camera comedy from Lions Gate Television about a single mother who makes ends meet by selling marijuana in suburban Los Angeles.

New Line Cinema and Fine Line Features Celebrate Award-Filled Weekend

New Line Cinema and Fine Line Features received a number of honors over the weekend including four Golden Globe nominations and recognition from the Los Angeles, New York, Washington and San Francisco film critics associations for its films.

Major New Report Recommends Tough Action to Tackle Pirates of the Silver Screen

A crackdown on counterfeiters operating at car boot sales, the threat of exemplary damages to increase the financial risk to film pirates, and better legal internet film distribution are some of the thirty measures recommended in Film Theft in the UK.

Disney-ABC's Anne Sweeney Tops The Hollywood Reporter's 13th Annual Women in Entertainment Power 100 Special Issue List; Sony's Amy Pascal Comes in at No. 2; CBS Paramount's Nancy Tellem Ranks No. 3

Anne Sweeney, Co-Chairman of Media Networks for the Walt Disney Co. and President of Disney-ABC Television Group has claimed the position of No. 1-ranked woman in entertainment in The Hollywood Reporter's 13th annual Women in Entertainment Power 100 special issue, celebrating the top 100 women in the motion picture, television, music and other entertainment industries.

December Means Documentaries on Showtime

Get a double dose of documentaries in December as Showtime Networks celebrates a year of films from its newest programming category "SHO EXPOSURE."
 
top of page

| Home Page | Contests | Indies | Features | News | Resource Links | Advertise With Us |

Important disclaimer

Copyright © 2000-2016 by FilmMakers.com.  All rights reserved.
 FilmMakers.com is a division of Media Pro Tech Inc.

Latest Headlines
Acting
How Academy Award(r) Nominee Adrien Morot Created the Makeup for Barney's Version
Yale Summer Acting for the Camera
Casting Calls -
SAG HONORS OUTSTANDING FILM AND TELEVISION PERFORMANCES IN 13 CATEGORIES
SUBMISSIONS OPEN FOR THE 13th ANNUAL SCREEN ACTORS GUILD AWARDS® NOMINATIONS
Contests
WriteSafe Announces Contest Finalists
Academy's Nicholl Screenwriting Competition Now Underway
Cowrite Announces Week 5 Winner
Candadian Short Screenplay Competition Announces Top 25
WriteSafe Announces 4th Quarter Semifinalists
Digital
Movie Credits Finally Gets a Software Solution That It Deserves
POV – I n f e r i o r Technology
Silicon Imaging Announces World's First Digital Cinema Camera with Direct-to-Disk 10-bit CineForm RAW™ Recording and Adobe® Production Studio Integration
SOLVENTDREAMS COLORS X-MEN 3 PROMOS
SOLVENTDREAMS COLORS THE CHAIN: FROM ID TO IMPACT
Directing
Job Opening
New Film Studio NEHST accepts Film Ideas
Winner of the Impulse Tease Director's competition
AMERICAN FILM INSTITUTE'S DIRECTING WORKSHOP FOR WOMEN NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR 2007
Christian Pichler directs THE LEGACY
Events
Entertainment Industry Experts, Creative Visionaries And Futurists To Gather At Inaugural China-US Motion Picture Summit
Plymouth Rock Studios Given Greenlight for 'Rock Studios Drive'
Washington DC Independent Film Festival
FLICKER FESTIVAL ON NOVEMBER 12!
The Shoot Out 24 Hour Filmmaking Festival Boulder
Film
VISION FILMS ENTERS INTO A DISTRIBUTION DEAL WITH SONY PICTURES HOME ENTERTAINMENT
'UNDERGROUND' PREMIERE SHATTERS RECORDS AS THE MOST-WATCHED PROGRAM IN NEARLY 18 YEARS ON WGN AMERICA
Lionsgate Names James Marsh to be Head of Investor Relations
PRIMA Cinema Announces Top Performing Box Office Films for 2015
Special Event: An Evening with The Yes Men
Film Festivals
CALL FOR ENTRIES
Indie Filmmaker Wins American Award
3rd Annual Sainte Maxime International Horror Film Festival, Call for Entries Begins
Spirit Quest Film Festival Call for Entries
Submit Your Film or Video Today - ACEFEST 2009: NYC
Indies
Producer Alycia Kaback of VIP Talent Connect Announces Opening of THE MANDALA MAKER in May
Vancouver Film School Offers $60,000 in Scholarships to Canadian High School Students
Skynet Research is a leader in the research and development of robotic technology, dedicated to helping the human race achieve great goals. And they want your help!
The Doorpost Film Project - Call for entries
“Indy Director Duo makes Trilogy” Campy Splatterfest Ignites Onto DVD
Music
Call for entries: Music Video Competition deadline 19/3/09
DIPSET'S HELL RELL ANNOUNCES RELEASE DATE FOR SOPHOMORE SET ON BABYGRANDE RECORDS
“Insufficient Funds Vol.1” by VERCE
Legendary group Eric Quincy Tate reaches new milestone on Emphasis Records
SoundHound Sets The Audio Mood For Hilarious Promo Campaign For Spike TV's Video Game Awards
Screenwriting
Three Essential Tips On Writing Characters
Pitch a Screenplay - Skip the Canned Speech and Speak from the Heart
Cowrite Announces Week 4, and Week 3 Winners
Acclaim Announces Feature and TV Contest Winners
Cowrite Announces Week 2 winner