IFC Films has acquired all North American rights to "Touching the Void," based on the best-selling book of the same title by world-renowned mountaineer Joe Simpson.
An angry politician in India's eastern state of Bihar Friday sought a court order to halt the screening of a new Bollywood movie he claims belittles him, as his supporters began raiding cinemas…
Dutch film is increasingly wooing audiences previously shy of or actually turned off to homegrown pics. In the first half year, home grown pics took 11.9% of the total market share in the territory…
Russia's former media magnate Vladimir Gusinsky was released on bail from a Greek jail Friday. He must post a bond of €100,000, ($110,000) and remain housed an Athens hotel while he waits for a…
Expat Irishman Mark Woods has been appointed chief exec of the Irish Film Board it was announced Friday.
Emily Watson, Tom Wilkinson and Rupert Everett have been cast in Oscar-winning scribe Julian Fellowes' self-penned directorial debut "A Way Through The Woods."
The Miami International Film Festival has hit a new snag with the loss of its backer, though another local institution may step up to the plate.
Icelandic rock star Bjork, ex-Monty Python star Terry Jones and singer-songwriter Sjón will lend their voices to "Anna and the Moods," a half-hour animated 3D film which is in development at…