When the inaugural Rome Film Festival was announced, back in 2005, there was a distinct sense of puzzlement, bordering in some quarters (and not all of them Venetian) upon actual irritation.
2007 marks a year of massive change for Colorado's four-day Telluride Film Festival, which unfolds every Labor Day weekend.
Channel 4, the U.K. web under fire for failing to fulfill its public service remit, is to spend around 8% less on U.S. acquisitions as part of what it calls a creative renewal.
Warner Independent will give Evan Greenberg's "Dance of the Mirlitons" a twirl.
Fox has greenlit the pilot "This Might Hurt," a medical comedy from writer-director Jason Winer.
Sony's PlayStation 3 drew a big boost from its price drop in July, but it's still lagging in last place.
Launched in the mid-1990s, the Pusan festival soared in importance as it rode on the coattails of a Korean movie industry that had skyrocketed once the political brakes had been removed. Today the…
While the world watches the political developments in the Middle East, artistic developments in the region are set to unfold in the coming months. A plethora of film fests -- Haifa, Beirut, Abu…
Fox has dropped its "Anchorwoman." The unscripted skein bowed Wednesday night with an hourlong seg that averaged just a 1 rating and 3 share in the adult 18-49 demo, leading the net to hit the "off"…
When it launched in 2004, Dubai seemed to want to offer all things to all people. But it has become the premier showcase of Arab cinema on the film fest calendar. The introduction of the Muhr Awards…
Touchstone Pictures has reteamed with Kevin Costner to distrib "Swing Vote," a political comedy the thesp is lensing through his banner Treehouse Films.