The fifth annual Shorts Intl. Film Festival kicks off today in Gotham at the Loews Lincoln Square theater and the Tribeca Grand Hotel.
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Paul Mazursky will receive the Robert Wise Director of Distinction Award today at the 16th annual Fort Lauderdale Intl. Film Festival.
The struggling Tokyo Intl. Film Festival, which ran Oct. 27-Nov. 4, has wrapped a lackluster edition that doesn't bode well for rookie fest director general Michiyasu Kawauchi.
The Miami Gay & Lesbian Film Festival has partnered with PlanetOut.com to present short-form awards.
Eleven finalists have been selected for the 2002 Sundance/NHK Intl. Filmmakers Awards, with films from the U.S., Albania, Iceland, Poland, Ecuador, Brazil, Uruguay and Japan vying for the awards.
"Slogans," a French/Albanian co-production, scooped the major awards -- including the 5 million yen ($41,150) Tokyo Grand Prix -- at the 14th Tokyo Intl. Film Festival that wrapped Sunday.
The Intl. Film Festival of India, which unspools in Bombay Nov. 21-29, will screen films from 32 nations along with local entries.
The Slamdance Film Festival has announced the winners of its first Sci Fi Screenplay Competition. Awards were given to the top three feature and short scripts.
Hollywood's head cheerleader, Jack Valenti, lauded exhib efforts to surmount current challenges from within and without Thursday, while other industry execs presented ShowEast 2001 attendees a…
Next year's Berlin Intl. Film Festival will unveil a new program aimed at fostering young filmmakers.
With audiences rising to a record 104,000 viewers, Ukraine's Molodist (Youth) Fest wrapped in the country's capital Kiev Sunday on a more hopeful note than in recent years, when financing…