The new Heavy Metal anthology film has added James Cameron as a segment director, according to an interview with Kevin Eastman on Film School Rejects.
Images of Sean Bean and other cast members of a project shooting in Germany called Black Death, have gone up on a Sean Bean fansite called Bean Land. Black Death is described as a mystery/thriller set during the first outbreak of the Bubonic Plague in England. A monk (played by Eddie Redmayne) and church knight …
The Twilight Saga: New Moon, Peter Jackson, who’s finishing up the horror film The Lovely Bones and James Cameron’s epic sci-fi movie Avatar, are purported to be among the highlights of this summer’s 40th Anniversary edition of Comic-Con International in San Diego, according to the New York Times. Jackson has never attended the event, despite …
Director Ridley Scott (Blade Runner) recently announced that a new division of his production company RSA Films, called Ag8, is working on a web video series called Purefold, set in a Blade Runner-themed dystopian future, according to The New York Times, by way of Sci-Fi Wire.
Warner Brothers has released images of Sam Worthington as Perseus in the upcoming Clash of the Titans remake, which originally appeared in Empire and Entertainment Weekly.
The 6th Annual Bahamas International Film Festival presents a spectacular slate of international indies alongside studio releases, set amidst the breathtaking Bahamian Isles. Dates: December 10 to 17, 2009 Location: Nassau, Paradise Island, Bahamas Find out more about this event at www.bintlfilmfest.com.
The 16th Annual Chicago Underground Film Festival (CUFF) is an internationally recognized Windy City showcase of avant-garde, documentary, and cult cinema, promoting adventurous films that experiment in form, technique, or content and that transcend expectations. Dates: September 10 to 13, 2009 Location: Chicago, Illinois – USA Find out more about this event at www.cuff.org.
The 4th Annual Central Florida Film Festival (CENFLO) was established to showcase and support independent films, as well as to foster a national awareness of the plethora of production resources available around Central Florida. To this end, the Orland-based CENFLO is a valuable networking and learning event for both movie lovers and moviemakers. Dates: September …
The Naperville Independent Film Festival (NIFF) is an innovative and ambitious festival taking place just outside of Chicago, in beautiful Naperville, Illinois. NIFF is already on its way to becoming an important event. Dates: September 19 to 26, 2009 Location: Naperville, Illinois – USA Find out more about this event at www.naperfilmfest.org.
One of the most imaginative and prolific illustrators of the 20th century, Bob Peak revolutionized advertising in the film industry and is considered the “father of the modern movie poster.” There is an exhibit of his poster art at Gallery Nucleus, running now through June 23rd, 2009. Location: Gallery Nucleus 210 East Main Street Alhambra, …