Spike Lee raised $1.3 million for his movie about blood addicted humans, but some have accused him of hurting younger filmmakers since he is already wealthy and established.
The famed director launched a $1.25M crowdfunding campaign today to create a movie about ‘Human Beings dealing with each other on a Human Level’
Anyone else who wants to make a Steve Jobs movie? Get in line and take a number.
The Black List is network that connects scripts with the people who turn them into films. Three out of the past five Best Picture winners and seven of the past 12 screenwriting Oscars were on The Black List before they went into production
Steve Jobs’ life will live large once more on the silver screen starting in theaters around the country on April 19. Judging by Apple’s stock market performance yesterday, the company he founded could use him back there too.
Video content aggregator Plizy raises $4 million in its first round of funding.
James Bond cannot possibly use the same gadgets, tools, or automobiles as you and I. It’s just a law of nature.
Are you an early-stage, technology investor? Is there a certain lack of glamour and red carpets in your life? Then follow in the footsteps of early-stage tech investors Lough Shore Investments who partly funded a short film called “The Shore”, which has just been nominated for an Oscar.
[vimeo 23398636 w=640 h=360] If you liked King of Kong: Fistful of Quarters, you’ll love Ecstasy of Order: The Tetris Masters, a new documentary showing the world’s best Tetris players as they hone their skills (and talk plenty of smack) gearing up for the Classic Tetris World Championship.
Amazon today announced that it has acquired LoveFilm, Europe’s leading movie subscription service, for an undisclosed sum, but a figure of around $200 million is being bandied around. Amazon already owned 42 percent of Lovefilm. The LoveFilm service and website will remain live, but no other details of Amazon’s plans for the service have been released.
Good news, aspiring film auteurs: Online retail giant Amazon.com has announced its plans to start Amazon Studios. The venture, part contest and part investment fund, is inviting filmmakers and scriptwriters to submit their movies and screenplays.
Facebook co-founder Dustin Moskovitz seems to remember that the company’s beginnings had a lot more work and a lot less sex than the recently released trailer for David Fincher and Aaron Sorkin’s “The Social Network” depicts.
The full trailer for screenwriter Aaron Sorkin and director David Fincher’s film on the origins of Facebook is out.