TV creatives in Los Angeles have been seeking work at the broadcast and cable networks for years, but there's now another source of jobs available for them: foreign production and distribution…
Iceland has selected Runar Runarsson's feature debut "Volcano" as its entry for the foreign-language film Oscar.
Drama options are everywhere, forcing buyers to be discerning.
Norwegian pics are clicking with local auds, delivering a 20% box office market share, with seven local films in the top 20, according to theater owners' org Film & Kino.
A shift in distribution dominates the conversation
LONDON -- Denmark has chosen "Superclasico" to be its entry in the foreign-language film category of the Oscars.
"Le Havre," directed, written and produced by Aki Kaurismaki, will rep Finland in the foreign-language film Oscar race.
LONDON -- Starlight Runner CEO Jeff Gomez will present the keynote speech at London's Cross-Media Forum on Oct. 11.
The BBC and BAFTA have tapped thesp Stephen Fry as host of the British Academy Film Awards on Feb. 12 at London's Royal Opera House.
LONDON -- The BBC has moved into its purpose-built drama production center in Cardiff, Wales.
Dustin Hoffman has recruited a cast of top-tier British thesps to join the previously announced Maggie Smith and Tom Courtenay for his directorial debut, "Quartet."