After literally years of scouting Shekhar Kapur has cast "Random Desi Romance" and "Kai Po Che" star Sushant Singh Rajput as the lead in his mega-budget futuristic blockbuster "Paani."
Gilles Bourdos’ “Renoir” is set to represent Gaul in the Oscar’s Foreign-language race. Pic, which competed in Cannes’ Un Certain Regard in 2012, was released Stateside by Samuel Goldwyn Films in…
Completion guarantor Film Finances Inc. is launching a South African arm to be headed by longtime local Endemol exec Jane Fry. Fry, who spent 15 years at Endemol South Africa and also served as an…
HONG KONG – Taiwan has selected spiritual horror thriller "Soul" as its contender for the foreign-language Academy Awards race. Directed by Chung Mong-hong, the film premiered in June's Taipei Film…
HONG KONG — Asian pay-TV channels operator Celestial Tiger Entertainment has inked a pair of output deals with Hong Kong film studios Mega Vision Project Workshop and Universe Entertainment. CTE…
This story of a father heroically joining a triathlon with his wheelchair-bound kid is shamelessly sentimental but tough to resist.
Daniele Luchetti brings his usual mix of warmth, drama and boisterousness to this flashback to the roiling Italian 1970s of his youth.
This Proclaimers jukebox musical is a chirpy heart-on-sleeve confection that's populist in a somewhat generic way.
Nicole Garcia's latest is a fine little French drama in which unexpectedly crossed paths turn out to be a catalyst for mutual change.
GDYNIA, Poland — Pawel Pawlikowski’s “Ida” won the Golden Lion in a strong lineup of Polish films at the Gdynia Film Festival, with Roman Polanski handing him the award at the closing ceremony on…