Dennis Hopper will discuss his life and career at "An Evening With Dennis Hopper," a special program presented by New York's Museum of the Moving Image. Artist and filmmaker Julian Schnabel will introduce the program of conversation and film clips, set for Dec. 4 at the Times Center in Manhattan.
During filming of the Johnny Depp starrer "Public Enemies" — Wisconsin's first film under the governor's new movie incentives — state highway traffic was diverted away from the center of Columbus, 70 miles northwest of Milwaukee. The detour road couldn't stand the load and collapsed, leaving Dodge County with a $116,000 repair. It has filed a claim against the city of Columbus that could lead to a lawsuit.
The Tribeca Film Festival, in partnership with the Qatar Museums Authority, has launched the Tribeca Film Festival Doha. The inaugural fest is set for Nov. 10-14, 2009, at Doha's Museum of Islamic Art and in cinemas across the capital city.