The European Film Promotion office in Hamburg, charged with raising the international profile of the Continent's pics, has built up over its first 10 years from an initial staff of two, a shoestring…
Box office grosses in Western Europe are set to rise by 17% over the next five years, according to U.K.-based cinema analyst Dodona Research.
Chinese helmer and thesp Jiang Wen earned a five-year ban for his film, "Devils on the Doorstep," back in 2000. But the multi-hyphenate variously described as China's most important film director or…
There was a real Francophone flavor to this year's Montreal World Film Festival, with a strong slate of new Quebecois and Gallic pics. It seems natural that a film fest in North America's largest…
It's taken Robin Swicord more than a decade to make the transition from respected A-list studio scribe to tyro helmer.
Disney Channel's "High School Musical 2" showed this summer that there's at least still a kid and teen audience available on Friday night -- but how about young adults?
It's a good time to be an actor from the Middle East. The upcoming glut of Hollywood films concerning the region has seen a dramatic increase in opportunities for thesps of Arab or Muslim origin…
In-house theatrical movies have become all the rage at HBO, Starz and Showtime.
Universal's "The Bourne Ultimatum" cracked the foreign box office code over the Aug. 24-26 frame to emerge as the market leader with a weekend take of $15.2 million.
The ongoing controversy over "Kid Nation" offers one silver lining for CBS: Outrage over the under-age reality skein helped boost its awareness among TV viewers.
It was television and video that basically killed Colombian moviegoing, but now TV is helping to bring it back. Local productions are getting more traction at the box office, thanks in part to the…