EmptyCURTIN JOINS CIMARRON
Terry Curtin is joining the Cimarron Group as president of theatrical marketing. Curtin, who has served stints at Disney and Fox, will work with Cimarron founder Robert Farina to plan the firm's growth.
BAFTA/LA PICKS PENN
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts/Los Angeles will honor Sean Penn with its Stanley Kubrick Britannia Award for Excellence in Film on Nov. 6 at the 2008 BAFTA/LA Britannia Awards at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza in Century City. Penn next stars as gay-rights activist Harvey Milk in Gus Van Sant's biopic "Milk," which bows in November.
'WALTZ' a winner
Ari Folman's "Waltz With Bashir," an animated look at the Lebanon war, was named best picture at Israel Ophir Awards on Tuesday and will be Israel's submission in Oscar's foreign-language film category.