Kim Jee-Woonn's haunting and poetic horror movie "Changhwa, Hongryon" (Tale of Two Sisters) won the grand prize for fantasy cinema at the 24th Oporto Film Festival in Portugal.
Markets & Festivals
The first Mexico City Intl. Contemporary Film Festival wrapped Sunday, handing the laurel for film to Russian helmer Andrei Zvyangintsev's "The Return."
Joint distrib venture Columbia TriStar/BVI Mexico has grabbed all Mexican rights to the hottest film shooting in Colombia, "Rosario Tijeras."
The BBC plans to put its popular TV events onto the Internet for the first time, kicking off with the Glastonbury rock festival in June, headlined by Paul McCartney, followed by the Athens Olympics…
Walt Disney shareholders from across the country mobbed hallways and stairs and snaked around the block outside the Loews Hotel in Philadelphia Tuesday afternoon for a meeting called by Michael…
Eyeing all the Kiwi gold at the Governor's Ball Sunday night, HBO's Chris Albrecht cracked: " 'Lord of the Rings' must be a pretty good movie."
Omar Sharif received his award for best actor at the 29th Nuit des Cesars at the Chatelet theater in Paris on February 21.
TNT has bought the cable rights to reruns of the action series "Alias" for a minimum of $20 million. Distributor Buena Vista TV will deliver at least 88 episodes to TNT, which will be able to start…
Swag never sleeps during Oscar week. The glam biz went into its traditional freebie overdrive late last week, with designers, stylists and beauty pros all vying to lure glitterati into their Oscar…
Wasserman Media Group has acquired 411 Prods., which produces skateboarding, snowboarding, surfing and BMX videos. Founded in 1993, 411 is the leading vid producer in what is known as the action…