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Markets & Festivals
The 11th Annual Los Angeles Intl. Gay and Lesbian Film and Video Festival was the most successful ever, according to Larry Horne, the fest's executive director.
At the start of its second decade, the Los Angeles Gay and Lesbian Film and Video Festival is finally hitting its stride, says the fest's exec director Larry Horne. The 238 films and videos being…
A record-breaking 343 new European productions were presented at the fifth Euro Aim Screenings June 25-29 in San Sebastian, Spain, a rise of almost 50% over last year.
Geffen Pictures' "M. Butterfly" has been selected as the opening-night film for the 18th annual Festival of Festivals. And the honor makes helmer David Cronenberg the first director to have two films…
Ron Emilio, the former prexy/CEO of Famous Players, has joined the Montreal World Film Festival as a consultant, it was announced by fest director Serge Losique.
The last notes proved sweetest for the 17th San Francisco Lesbian & Gay Intl. Film Festival, as world-preemed American indie pic "Grief"-- its post-production completed just a day before screening -…
The second annual Intl. Gay and Lesbian Film and Video Festival runs here July 9-25 with showings of more than 55 feature films and short subjects.
Italian director Gillo Pontecorvo is continuing to lead the battle to preserve filmmakers' rights abroad, having set aside two days during the upcoming Venice Film Festival (Aug. 31-Sept. 11) to…
Capping a busy Cannes Film Festival spending spree, Fine Line Features has acquired American distribution rights for Mike Leigh's "Naked," the much-talked-about film that was awarded the best…
Jane Campion's "The Piano" and Chen Kaige's "Farewell to My Concubine" shared the top prize Palme d'Or (Golden Palm) at the just-concluded 46th Cannes Film Festival. The award was handed out Monday.