January 26, 2001 |
Much has been made about the reduced dot-com presence at the Sundance Film Festival this year, but there still has been a lot of online activity there. At a Thursday-night party in Park City, Utah, new-media studio Hypnotic and partner Universal Pictures announced the winner of the Hypnotic Million Dollar Film Festival. First-time director David von Ancken was awarded a $1-million production deal for his short film "Bullet in the Brain."
February 18, 2001 |
On Oct. 7, 1999, Los Angeles-based filmmakers Jason Ward, Dave Garrett and Gene Laufenberg had on their hands a self-produced short about a group of elderly women who decide to play Russian roulette. Their agent wouldn't send the reel out because it was too dark, recalls Garrett. "We were all unemployed at this point, with no prospect of distribution on the film festival circuit or anywhere else."
January 14, 2007
Alien vs. Predator 2 Round one went to the Predators. Who will win this rematch in a small Colorado town? With Reiko Aylesworth, Steven Pasquale, John Ortiz, Shareeka Epps, Johnny Lewis and Sam Trammell. Written by Shane Salerno. Directed by the Brothers Strause. 20th Century Fox, Dec.