Faustino Oramas, a popular traditional singer and among the last original members of the Buena Vista Social Club, has died. He was 95.
Pascale Ferran, helmer of multiple Gallic prizewinner "Lady Chatterley" and a former Camera d'Or winner, will chair the jury of the Cannes Film Festival's Un Certain Regard selection.
Amitabh Bachchan, the godfather of Indian cinema, was joined by "Factory Girl" thesp Sienna Miller at the launch of the International Indian Film Academy weekend this morning where climate change was…
Andy Serkis will star in "The Cottage," the second movie from writer/director Paul Andrew Williams, whose debut "London to Brighton" won several awards last year.
The lineup of Swiss fest Visions du Reel is to be headed by "Manufacturing Dissent: Uncovering Michael Moore," Canadian helmers Debbie Melnyck and Rick Caine's probing of the controversial…
Britain's Court of Appeal rejected a lawsuit Wednesday from two authors who claimed novelist Dan Brown stole their ideas for his blockbuster novel "The Da Vinci Code."
Spain's enterprising Egeda, the producers' rights collection society, has launched Filmotech.com, a VOD service for Spanish films.
TV entertainment group Odeon Film has taken over Munich-based film and TV producer Hofmann & Voges.
German helmer Margarethe von Trotta is heading to the middle ages for her next film, a portrait of the influential 12th-century theologian, healer and composer Hildegard von Bingen.
BBC Worldwide, the pubcaster's commercial arm, has tapped Disney exec Steve Macallister as managing director of global sales.
Speculation of a takeover of sports and children's programming rights trader EM.TV by Swiss media group Highlight Entertainment is heating up after EM.TV topper Werner Klatten announced Tuesday at…