Ben Stiller has been tapped as a presenter for the 74th Academy Awards. This will be Stiller's second appearance as a presenter.
Warren Beatty will receive the Akira Kurosawa Award for lifetime achievement in film directing at the 45th annual San Francisco Intl. Film Festival, which runs April 18-May 2.
The Hollywood Makeup Artists and Hair Stylists Guild Awards has tapped Dustin Hoffman to receive this year's MUHS Barrymore Award for career achievement.
A widowed English teacher and a younger Italian cop end up on the run to the deep blue yonder in "Heaven," an accessibly arty romantic thriller with aspirations to something higher.
Ibolya Fekete's controversial pic "Chico," about mercenaries in the Yugoslav civil war, won the grand prize at the 33rd Magyar Filmszemle, Hungary's annual film fest, which wrapped Tuesday.