Latest Steven Soderbergh Stories

2011-03-24 00:00:26

From recent screening success at Sundance, co-directors John-Roger and Jsu Garcia will now screen their indie film The Wayshower (starring Jsu Garcia, Eric Roberts, Peter Stormare, Sally Kirkland) with the FirstGlance Film Festival in Hollywood April 10th.

2010-02-22 08:00:00

SANTA FE, N.M., Feb. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Two major feature films are scheduled for production at the College of Santa Fe's Garson Studios early this year.

2009-12-09 10:00:00

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Steven Soderbergh's world premiere of And Everything Is Going Fine will be at the center of the 2010 Slamdance Film Festival in Park City, along with his enduring support of independent filmmakers.

2009-09-29 20:16:34

Mira Nair's Amelia is set to open the inaugural Doha Tribeca Film Festival in Qatar, organizers announced Tuesday. The movie about iconic aviation pioneer Amelia Earhart stars two-time Academy Award-winner Hilary Swank and Golden Globe-winner Richard Gere. Twelve of the other 32 films on the festival's slate have roots in the Middle East.

2009-07-16 10:45:11

Jon Amiel's Charles Darwin bio-picture Creation has been selected to open the 34th edition of the Toronto International Film Festival, organizers said. The Toronto Globe & Mail noted the decision breaks with the tradition of opening the festival with a Canadian film.

2009-07-01 10:37:33

Doubts that Hollywood can continue to deliver quirky, high-quality films have been raised with the cancellation of Moneyball, analysts say. Sony Pictures pulled the plug last week on the $57 million Steven Soderbergh movie about baseball starring Brad Pitt after sinking $10 million into preproduction costs, exposing studio jitters about tanking DVD revenues and the dwindling power of star actors to drive projects in economic hard times, The New York Times reported Wednesday. They're much more...

2009-06-22 12:41:47

Columbia Pictures has decided to delay Hollywood actor Brad Pitt's next movie, Moneyball, after director Steven Soderbergh rewrote the agreed-upon script. The film reportedly was to have started shooting Monday in Phoenix. Variety.com reported Columbia Pictures boss Amy Pascal pitched the baseball business movie into limited turnaround, giving Soderbergh the opportunity to bring it to another studio. Pascal opted to halt the project after reading Soderbergh's rewrite of Steven Zaillian's...

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.