Austrian filmmakers are beginning to find greater commercial success in their home country, and it's coming not a moment too soon. A year after national elections put a nationalist political party in…
Markets & Festivals
A new reality show starring the international TV biz hit Mip last week: It featured global economic slowdown, broadcasters on tighter budgets, and fears of Hollywood strikes Also on tap…
Italy's top film prizes, the David di Donatello Awards, honored a trio of critical and commercial successes, with film kudos going to "The Son's Room" and other key prizes split between "The Last…
Fortissimo Film Sales has acquired world sales rights to Taiwanese helmer Tsai Ming-liang's "What Time Is It There?," a hot contender for the official selection at this year's Cannes Film Festival.
InternetStudios.com has replaced ShowBizData as the official online partner of the Cannes Market, to be held May 9-19.
The fifth annual Urbanworld Film Festival, a leading showcase for films by African-American, Latino and Asian filmmakers, will be held Aug. 1-5 in Gotham.
NYU's 59th annual First Run Film Festival wrapped Saturday at Lincoln Center's Alice Tully Hall, with the presentation of more than $50,000 in prizes to seven student filmmakers enrolled in the Tisch…
The DoubleTake Documentary Film Festival, self-billed as the largest docu fest in the States, will unspool its fourth annual event May 3-6 in Durham, N.C.
The deadline for entries to Slovakia's Art Film Festival, held June 22 - 29, is Monday. The festival is accepting entries in three categories: Art Fiction, for pics using new artistic techniques…
Pubcaster France 3 has acquired the free TV rights to a batch of Universal's feature films from Universal Intl. TV.
Following an accord announced Tuesday at Mip TV with Brazil's TV Globo, Saban has also renewed its volume deal with Portugal's biggest broadcaster, private net SIC.