International locations have played a role in the stories of countless Oscar-winning pics. This year's contenders were shot in environments as far-flung as a shantytown in South Africa for Neill…
Films of 2009 took advantage of locales to complement stories and augment personnages. Here is a list of possible contenders:
Michael Caine has been confirmed as the recipient of the Variety Award at this year's British Independent Film Awards, which takes place Dec. 6 in London.
Erik Engstrom has taken the reins of Reed Elsevier as CEO following the resignation of Ian Smith.
The sale of NBC Universal took a step closer Monday as General Electric, which holds an 80% stake in NBC U, and Comcast agreed the price tag, according to wire reports.
Intandem Films has replaced Seven Arts Intl. as the sales agent and servicer on a slate of 13 completed pics.
London got into the festive spirit early thanks to Tuesday's world preem of "Disney's A Christmas Carol."
More than a decade has passed since "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" splashed down in the international market.
StudioCanal chief exec Olivier Courson has altered the DNA of the Gallic mini-major since he took the reins 2½ years ago. It has been transformed from a subsid of pay TV channel Canal Plus, mostly…
France is set to launch its new tax rebates for international production by the end of the year.