With the Cannes film festival's 50th bash now out of the way, Switzerland's premier film event, the Locarno Intl. Film Festival, is gearing up for its golden anniversary edition Aug. 6-16.
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Norsk Film's psychological thriller "Insomnia," the Stellan Skarsgard starrer that received critical acclaim in Cannes, will make its U.S. premiere at the second annual Nantucket Film Festival, which…
Thanks in part to dozens of letters from industry execs to Los Angeles City Council members, odds are against future 11th-hour permit revocations.
The 23rd annual Seattle Intl. Film Festival, running now through June 8, will climax with a closing-weekend workshop dubbed "Moving Stories: A Forum on Screenwriting and Cinematic Literacy."
The Pacific coast resort of Acapulco will host a new black film festival June 24-29.
For those who missed the recent festivities on the French Riviera, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences will celebrate the 50th Cannes Film Festival in Los Angeles from June 17 to July 5.
Featuring a heavy concentration of U.S. indie features as well as a special tribute to Britain's Channel Four Television, the S.F. Intl. Lesbian & Gay Film Festival announced its 21st annual program…
Chinese director Wu Tianming's "The King of Masks" and U.S. helmer John O'Hagan's Sundance-preemed "Wonderland" won the Audience Awards for best feature and best documentary, respectively, at the San…
In a decision that reflected split factions on a diverse jury, the Palme d'Or of the 50th anniversary Cannes Film Festival was presented to two contemporary humanist dramas, Shohei Imamura's "The…
As reporting assignments go, the Cannes Film Festival isn't exactly bamboo shoots under the fingernails. With plenty of sun, sea, stars and sex, the festival fortnight would seem to be the envy of…
Declaring the personal computer a boon rather than a threat to the cinema industry, Andrew Grove, president of Intel Corp., is scheduled to accept the first Cinema Digital Technologies Award today…