Despite an ongoing recession and the economic difficulties of the national film institute, INCAA, 2000 was a vintage year for Argentine cinema.
Markets & Festivals
Having established a firm foothold in the Southern Cone, CIE has turned its South American focus to Brazil.
Argentina helmer Lucrecia Martel's recent Golden Bear at the Berlin Intl. Film Festival for best debut was a triumph of spirit over adversity. Martel had already picked up international prizes for…
CIE topper Alejandro Soberon was bitten by the showbiz bug early in life. While still a teenager, he partnered with his father to form Frontera Films, which turned out 35 low-budget pics over a…
LA FUGA Producer: Telefe Cinema Division Director: Eduardo Mignogna Cast: Miguel Angel Sola, Norma Aleandro In post-production. True story of prison breakout. CHIQUITITAS Producer: Telefe Cinema…
Riding a slew of box office champs and fresh money from new investors, Mexican film production is on a roll.
Swedish director Reza Parsa won the $4,000 grand prize for valuable achievement at the 18th Intl. Children's and Young People's Film Festival at Malmo, which wrapped Sunday.
David Kane's "Born Romantic," Kristian Levring's "The King Is Alive" and Gregory Mosher's "The Prime Gig" have been selected as centerpiece premieres in the sixth annual Los Angeles Film Festival…
Australian director Baz Luhrmann's 20th Century Fox-backed "Moulin Rouge" will open the 54th annual Cannes Intl. Film Festival in competition, organizers said Tuesday. The Nicole Kidman/Ewan McGregor…
Legendary French film monthly magazine Les Cahiers du Cinema is preparing celebrations to mark its 50th birthday in April.