Russia's national film showcase Kinotavr wrapped Thursday in Sochi with a ceremony that had many observers questioning the jury's impartiality.
Markets & Festivals
The show will go on tonight for the Method Festival. The independently financed road-trip comedy "Fast Sofa" will fill in tonight as the Pasadena fest's world preem/opening act. The slot was vacated…
Masato Harada's "Inugami" won the jury prize for best feature film and Michael Kalesniko's "How to Kill Your Neighbor's Dog" won the Joe Jarvis audience choice award for best film at the fourth…
The Shanghai Intl. Film Festival opened Saturday, but so far is struggling to attain a truly international scope. Veteran helmer Alan Parker, who is on the competition jury, is the only major…
Joaquin Oristrell's "Sin Verguenza" (No Shame), a sardonic take on acting, grabbed kudos for film, screenplay and actress (Veronica Forque) at the fourth Malaga Spanish Film Festival.
The fifth annual Hollywood Film Festival has selected John Frankenheimer to receive the fest's award for achievement in directing, while Oscar-winning composer Hans Zimmer will be honored for…
Oliver Stone's wild-man reputation and track record of films bathed in blood, aggression and violence might make him few parents' first choice for baby sitter. But the director of "Platoon," "Natural…
Celebrated Spanish writer Vicente Molina Foix's debut feature "Sagitario" will open the 16th Cinema Jove Intl. Film Festival for young or new cineastes.
Iranian helmer Seyyed Rez Mir-Kamiri snagged top honors for "The Children and the Soldier" at the Zlin Film Festival, which closed Saturday.
Fox Searchlight's "The Deep End," starring Tilda Swinton and Goran Visnjic, will have its East Coast premiere opening night of the sixth annual Stony Brook Film Festival, unspooling 43 films July…
The Playboy Foundation and Playboy TV Intl. presented the first Freedom of Expression Award to a work produced outside the U.S. at the Brazilian Film Festival of Miami.