When the global press discusses the latest crop of foreign films, filmmakers listen attentively. Unlike the Academy Awards, for which each country submits a single entry for the foreign-language…
It's that time of the year to year to mark down dates for screenings. Or mull over on which patch of the floor to put all the DVDs and VHS tapes as they start to arrive.
Say you're a foreign journalist. You want a half-hour alone with an A-list Hollywood star to discuss this and that over brunch. You submit your request to his people. Much to your dismay, his people…
If there were an award season book in Vegas, the smart money would be placed on the Golden Globes. Compared to the Academy Awards, the Globes tout an equal amount of star wattage with twice the…
"Rabbit-Proof Fence" won best film honors at the Australian Film Industry's annual kudofest Saturday held in Melbourne.
Pedro Almodovar's "Talk to Her" swept the 15th European Film Awards Saturday in a glittering ceremony held at Rome's Teatro dell'Opera.
Mary Pickford and Douglas Fairbanks Sr. were once again linked in Hollywood last week, as the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences dedicated the Pickford Center for Motion Picture Study, which…
The European Film Academy presented Italian scribe Tonino Guerra a lifetime achievement award Dec. 7 at ceremonies in Rome.
Just before facing some 500 members of the Screen Actors Guild Awards nominating committee after a recent screening of "Far From Heaven," Julianne Moore, new to the Q&A game, turned to a publicist to…
Is Donald Kaufman -- jointly credited with Charlie Kaufman for the screenplay of "Adaptation" -- a fictitious person?
While other filmmakers are embroiled in a feverish round of parties and speeches, gearing up for the Golden Globes and the Oscars, Roman Polanski is among the missing.