Oliver Stone's wild-man reputation and track record of films bathed in blood, aggression and violence might make him few parents' first choice for baby sitter. But the director of "Platoon," "Natural…
Markets & Festivals
Celebrated Spanish writer Vicente Molina Foix's debut feature "Sagitario" will open the 16th Cinema Jove Intl. Film Festival for young or new cineastes.
Iranian helmer Seyyed Rez Mir-Kamiri snagged top honors for "The Children and the Soldier" at the Zlin Film Festival, which closed Saturday.
Fox Searchlight's "The Deep End," starring Tilda Swinton and Goran Visnjic, will have its East Coast premiere opening night of the sixth annual Stony Brook Film Festival, unspooling 43 films July…
The Playboy Foundation and Playboy TV Intl. presented the first Freedom of Expression Award to a work produced outside the U.S. at the Brazilian Film Festival of Miami.
Russia's film world will be kept on its toes this month, with territory's major fests now jammed into June. Moscow's 23rd Intl. Film Festival runs June 21-30, a month earlier than its traditional…
Musical pic "Hedwig and the Angry Inch" will open Outfest 2001: The Los Angeles Gay & Lesbian Film Festival. The romantic comedy "All Over the Guy" has been set as the fest's closing-night feature.
The Maui Film Festival is expanding in its second year. The June 13-17 festival has added a fifth day of screenings, increased the number of films from 15 to 38, added a third venue -- the Maui…
Variety and the Karlovy Vary Intl. Film Festival today announced the 10 pic line-up for this year's Variety Critics' Choice: Europe Now fest sidebar.
Shane Danielsen, a film writer for "The Australian" newspaper, has been named as the next artistic director of the Edinburgh Intl. Film Festival.