Security concerns have claimed another high-profile showbiz industry casualty, with the organizers of CineAsia 2001 confirming Monday that the trade show scheduled for Dec. 4-6 in Bangkok is off…
Markets & Festivals
The Cairo Intl. Film Festival celebrated its silver jubilee Oct. 9-20 in muted tones.
The presence of Christina Ricci, Ralph Fiennes and Helena Bonham-Carter, along with several other stars, brought some much-needed glitz to the London Screenings Monday. The event opened under the…
Toppers of the world's leading film festivals will meet Dec. 1 for a landmark conference to discuss the future role of festivals. While the Berlin confab had been set up prior to the events of Sept…
The Flanders Intl. Film Festival ended on an abrupt note Oct. 18, with the fest's closing concert performance coming a night earlier than usual because Ghent was playing host to a summit of the…
Joseph M. Castelo's "American Saint" snagged the Golden Starfish Award for best fiction film as the ninth annual Hamptons Intl. Film Festival closed Saturday night.
Organizers of the fourth Intl. Film Festival in Bombay are eyeing Barry Levinson's "Bandits" as the fest's opening-night film.
Dublin filmmaker Cathal Gaffney came away the big winner at the 46th Cork Film Festival, which wrapped Oct. 14.
Despite the chill induced by current events, the 24th Mill Valley Film Festival posted its largest attendance figures ever as it closed Sunday. Perhaps even more surprisingly, the 11-day event wound…
If you can't beat 'em, join 'em. The National Assn. of Television Program Executives will meet today with domestic syndicators who have opted out of their traditional, elaborate exhib-floor booths…
Jerry Weintraub, producer on Warner Bros.' upcoming tentpole pic "Ocean's Eleven," has been named to received the Kodak Award at ShowEast 2001 for career filmmaking accomplishments.