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Urban Sales Swoops on Carolina Markowicz’s Toronto-San Sebastian Title ‘Charcoal’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Paris-based Urban Sales has swooped on international sales rights to Brazilian writer-director Carolina Markowicz’s awaited debut feature film “Charcoal” (“Carvão”), which is set for its world premiere at…

Dustin Hoffman Turns 85: From ‘The Graduate’ to ‘Tootsie,’ His 13 Best Performances

Dustin Hoffman is one of the most versatile actors to ever grace the silver screen. Homegrown in Hollywood, the Los Angeles native has steered a career that has…

Sundance Institute Selects 2022 Producers Lab, Summit Participants

Sundance Institute, the nonprofit organization that puts on the yearly film festival in Park City, has announced the entrants for its Producers Lab and Producers Summit. Both events,…

Dreamchaser Signs Posie Graeme-Evans as Partner, Launches Prequel to ‘McLeod’s Daughters’

Dreamchaser, the Hugh Marks- and Carl Fennessy-headed venture which has ambitions to become a significant studio, has signed a development and production deal with prolific Australian novelist and…

AFI Cinematography Intensive for Women Announces 2022 Participants (EXCLUSIVE)

The American Film Institute has announced its participants for the 2022 Cinematography Intensive for Women presented by Panavision. The four-day intensive, spearheaded by AFI Conservatory Cinematography Discipline Head…

Museum of the Moving Image Announces 2022 Sloan Student Prize Finalists and Mentors (EXCLUSIVE)

The Museum of the Moving Image and the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation announced finalists for their nationwide Film Program on Wednesday. The Sloan Student Grand Jury awards two…

James Earl Jones only made $7K to voice Darth Vader in ‘Star Wars: A New Hope’

“I thought that was good money,” Jones said in a resurfaced interview. “And I got to be a voice on a movie!”