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…
Markets & Festivals
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.
Organizers of the 68th edition of Mifed announced Tuesday that despite the current international crisis, execs' fear of flying and competition of the nearly contemporaneous London Screenings, this…
A new coalition of government partners has breathed life into the Bangkok Film Festival. Now in its fourth year, the fest has picked up support from the Federation of National Film Assns., the…
It will go down as the most low-key Mipcom of recent years, yet the top players among the 10,000 program buyers and sellers who made the trek to the Riviera rendezvous termed it "intense but focused."
With the spate of cancellations by industryites to events like the San Sebastian Film Festival and the Mipcom TV market, it's good to know that a hop across the Channel is still considered a safe…