Vibe magazine has agreed to become the founding sponsor of the Urbanworld Film Festival, a competitive fest designed to showcase black cinema.
Markets & Festivals
"Tromeo & Juliet", the latest effort of Troma producer-director Lloyd Kaufman, walked away with top honors at the 17th Fantafestival in Rome. Audiences at the popular June 10-17 sci-fi and fantasy…
The Karlovy Vary Festival (July 4-12) will be extending its live coverage far beyond its Czech borders.
American and French filmmakers joined hands Tuesday at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences to celebrate 50 years of the Cannes film fest.
Timothy Hutton's directing debut, "Digging to China," starring Kevin Bacon and Mary Stuart Masterson, and Bob Swaim's "The Climb," with John Hurt and David Strathairn, are among the titles chosen for…
The Montreal World Film Festival has launched a C$5 million ($3.6 million) lawsuit against the Montreal Intl. Festival of Cinema and New Media, charging that the smaller fest is deliberately creating…
Following two years of canceled or vastly reduced editions due to budget headaches and bureaucratic hitches, the Taormina Intl. Film Festival moves back to its traditional slot this summer, running…
The Asian American Intl. Film Festival will honor Arthur Dong and Jessica Yu with the 1997 Asian American Media Award here July 17.
Six weeks before the scheduled opening of the 20th Moscow Intl. Film Festival, 60 Russian film and theater notables have addressed an open letter to Russian Premier Victor Chernomyrdin and Mayor of…
"The Gate of Heavenly Peace," a U.S. documentary about the 1989 protests at Tiananmen Square, won the first-ever international critics prize at the Banff Television Festival Friday.