An enterprising Spanish region, Galicia, has created a risk capital film fund, targeting higher-budget films with home turf and international potential.
Markets & Festivals
San Luis will hold its first international film festival Nov. 16-25, the latest effort to attract productions to the central province of Argentina.
Europe has a tradition of providing sanctuary to emigre helmers, banned in their East Bloc home countries and forced to ply their trade in exile in Paris, Berlin or London.
It is not uncommon in wealthy Asian countries such as Japan and Hong Kong to see perfectly functional TV sets left out in the street for the garbage collectors to pick up -- their faddy, tech-savvy…
The Flanders Film Fest has finalized its program of more than 200 features, shorts and docs. Fest unspools Tuesday through Oct. 20 in the Belgian city of Ghent, with Kathleen Turner heading the jury.
A rural housewife and a middle-class city-dwelling homemaker swap places and live in each other's houses for a fortnight. So far, so familiar -- this is "Wife Swap," right?
The ninth Rio Intl. Film Fest wrapped Oct. 4 with Marcos Jorge's "Estomago -- A Gastronomic Story," an acid comedy about a poor immigrant cook in Sao Paulo, nabbing Redeemer kudos for director, actor…
Argentina's biggest media conglom Grupo Clarin is preparing to go public. The Buenos Aires Stock Exchange has approved its initial public offering and now Clarin is seeking the go-ahead from the…
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Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real1Daily:$3.7M Cumulative:$3.7M Sony / TriStar 0.00%
Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier2Daily:$3.5M Cumulative:$170.6M Disney -25.44%
Rio 23Daily:$3.0M Cumulative:$49.3M Fox -28.83%