Clint Eastwood's "J. Edgar" will have its world premiere as the opening night gala of the AFI Fest on Nov. 3.
Pedro Almodovar has been selected as the guest director of AFI Fest 2011, and will curate a sidebar program of films that have inspired his work. The Spanish helmer will also present a 25th…
Opening a made-for-TV movie starring two resolutely British comedians in the heat of summer tentpole season might not seem like a surefire recipe for box office success.
The Venice Film Festival will get international TV coverage from the Sundance Channel, which will cover the fest for the first time, offering a series of seven programs.
Singer Amy Winehouse has been found dead at her London home, according to the Daily Mirror and Sky News.
Outfest, the Los Angeles Gay and Lesbian Film Festival, announced awards for the 29th edition that wrapped Sunday.
Taking a cue from the Los Angeles Film Fest filmmaker retreat and the Sundance Labs, the Napa Valley Film Festival is launching with an Artists in Residence program.
"Bahiya and Mahmoud," from Jordan's Zaid Abu Hamdan, won the Palm Springs ShortFest's best of festival award at the June 21-27 event. The fest screened 331 short films as well as another 3,000 in the…
The Los Angeles Film Festival is sticking to its rep for out-of-the-box programming with a clutch of creatively programmed events this week.
Docu "Hot Coffee," Alaska-set drama "On the Ice" and Indian pic "Gandu" were among juried prizewinners at the 37th Seattle Film Festival, which wrapped on Sunday.
For budding producers Jami Gertz and Stacey Lubliner, the gritty streets of East Los Angeles where "A Better Life" was shot were a world away from studio lots. But the film's message of family was…