A hefty quotient of star power turned out Saturday for the Palm Springs Film Festival awards gala on a balmy desert night, virtually all repping contenders in the season's kudos race.
The Santa Barbara Film Fest, running Jan. 16-Feb. 5, has announced the program for its 27th edition. Nearly 200 films from 44 countries will screen, along with retrospectives for Lawrence Kasdan and…
The Palm Springs Film Festival has announced a program devoted to Arab cinema as well as 40 of the official foreign-language Oscar submissions that will compete for the FIPRESCI critics awards…
"Margin Call" takes a harsh look at Wall Street economics, but in the smaller world of independent film, returns have been bullish.
A rap version of "La Jetee," experimental film vet Ken Jacobs' take on the Nazis and singer-actress Brie Larson's directing debut are among projects set for Sundance's short film lineup, which totals…
Peter Jackson and his Wingnut Films have announced completion of helmer-scribe Amy Berg's "West of Memphis," a docu about the West Memphis Three, who were jailed for murder and recently freed.
For Emilio Estevez, the path his indie pic "The Way" has taken seems nearly as long as the 500-mile pilgrimage at the center of his film.
L.A.'s Goethe Institut is kicking off its fifth annual German Currents film series, which runs Wednesday through Sunday, with a screening of German-Turkish comedy "Almanya: Welcome to Germany" and an…
Narrative feature "Harold's Going Stiff," directed by Keith Wright, and docu "Darwin," directed by Nick Brandestini, were top winners at the Austin film Fest, which runs to Thursday in the Texas…
Chantal Akerman, Jafar Panahi, Mika Kaurismaki and Nuri Bilge Ceylan are among international auteurs to be showcased in the AFI Fest's world cinema section. The fest, which kicks off Nov. 3 in…
A spotlight on mumblecore forefather Joe Swanberg and titles for the New Auteurs and Young Americans sections have been announced by the AFI Fest.