As the 54th Cannes Intl. Film Festival entered its first weekend, festgoers and market attendees seemed as overcast as the sky on the French Riviera. The laments were loud and clear: Where are the…
The European Union is inviting bankers and professionals from the audiovisual industry to a meeting in Cannes on Thursday to examine how European cinema should be funded in the future.
Of the Emmy Awards given in 44 categories over the weekend, 11 went to programs that air on ABC and 11 to programs on PBS.
After the poor showing made by Italian films at Cannes last year -- with the absence of a national entry in competition prompting an industry outcry -- the news that the red, white and green flag…
Silvio Berlusconi's conservative coalition won a majority in the Senate and appeared poised Monday to do the same in the lower house, sharpening the media mogul's chances of again becoming premier of…
Director Saul Metzstein, writer Jack Lothian and producer Angus Lamont, the Scottish team behind Berlin fest hit "Late Night Shopping," are reuniting for their second pic, "Northern Soul."
Peter Gabriel has signed up to compose the music for Phillip Noyce's "Rabbit-Proof Fence."
Hallmark Entertainment is tapping the German film funds market for a further $65.6 million.
"Wing Commander" director and videogame creator Chris Roberts has launched production shingle Point of No Return, based in Los Angeles.
"Atanarjuat the Fast Runner" is the first-ever screenplay written in the Inuit language, Inuktitut -- and the first time's a charm. Pic captures an epic story rife with rivalries, evil spirits, sex…
CSN1, the largest Japanese cable/satellite movie channel, will show the complete Cannes Film Festival awards ceremony live May 20 for the first time in Japan.