Canadian filmmaker Atom Egoyan's "The Sweet Hereafter" will open the 22nd annual Toronto Intl. Film Festival, which runs Sept. 4-13.
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Nine new Japanese pics will unspool at this year's Montreal World Film Festival, which runs Aug. 22-Sept. 2.
The 32nd Karlovy Vary film festival entered the computer age with a sleek opening on Friday marked by expanded and modernized facilities.
With reports from Nancy Tartaglione and Cecilia Zecchinelli.
The fifth annual San Luis Obispo Intl. Film Festival is accepting indie docu entries for its George Sidney Independent Film Competition. Deadline for submissions is Aug. 1, with awards presented at…
Veteran Italian director Marco Bellocchio, whose "The Prince of Homburg" competed at Cannes this year, is among 10 jurors announced for the 50th Locarno Intl. Film Festival (Aug. 6-16).
Chinese pic "The Opium War" (Yapian Zhanzheng) will be screening as part of the official competition at the upcoming Montreal World Film Festival, and this year's edition, set to run Aug. 22 to Sept…
The 15th annual Munich Film Festival, Germany's most important non-competition festival, begins July 28 in the Bavarian capital.
The jewel in the crown of this year's ninth Galway Film Festival (July 8-13) on Ireland's western seaboard is the world premiere of Neil Jordan's "The Butcher Boy."
Vibe magazine has agreed to become the founding sponsor of the Urbanworld Film Festival, a competitive fest designed to showcase black cinema.
"Tromeo & Juliet", the latest effort of Troma producer-director Lloyd Kaufman, walked away with top honors at the 17th Fantafestival in Rome. Audiences at the popular June 10-17 sci-fi and fantasy…