Third world and exotic fare dominated the awards at the 50th Locarno Intl. Film Festival (Aug. 6-16), where pulses were raised more by the sweltering temperatures in this Swiss-Italian lakeside…
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UCLA Film and Television Archives and the Los Angeles County Museum of Art kicked off "Electric Shadows '97: A Pan-Asian Film Festival" Thursday with a screening of King Hu's 1975 martial arts…
"Un Air Si Pur," the latest pic from "Colonel Chabert" helmer Yves Angelo, will have its world preem as the opening-night pic at this year's Montreal World Film Festival, it was announced by fest…
The Toronto Intl. Film Festival pulled back the curtain a little further Tuesday with the release of 24 titles confirmed for its special presentations program.
John Sayles' latest film, "Men With Guns," will be screened as a world premiere gala presentation at the Toronto Intl. Film Festival, which runs Sept. 4-13.
The Santa Barbara Intl. Film Festival will launch its first Kids Film Festival on Oct. 3-5 as a "festival for the children, by the children."
Gayle Thomas' "The Beauty of the Common Tool" took the top film prize at the third annual Palm Springs Intl. Short Film Festival, the biggest short film fest in North America and one of the few fests…
Sixteen dramatic features and six documentaries have been selected to compete in the first annual Urbanworld Film Festival, which will be held from Aug. 20-24 in New York.
Insect docu "Microcosmos," British drama "Mrs. Brown," the refurbished version of "Vertigo," Kiwi film "Topless Women Talk About Their Lives" and the Mohammed Ali docu "When We Were Kings" were the…
The closing-night gala scheduled to cap off the 54th Venice Intl. Film Festival Sept. 6 in historic Piazza San Marco may be under threat due to the 11th-hour withdrawal of private sponsors for the…
"In and Out," the story of a small-town high school teacher whose sexuality comes under public scrutiny, will be screened as a world premiere gala at the Toronto Intl. Film Festival, fest organizers…