British entertainer Max Bygraves, a veteran singer and comedian known for his old-fashioned charm, died in his sleep Friday at his daughter's home in Hope Island, Queensland, Australia. He was 89…
Euromed Audiovisual, the film unit of the EU program that supports dialogue between cultures in the Mediterranean basin, is launching an initiative to boost distribution.
MOSCOW -- Czech pubcaster CTV is to launch a new kids' channel with Petr Koliha, former artistic director of the Zlin Children's Film Festival, at the helm.
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Hengameh Panahi's Paris-based Celluloid Dreams has acquired international rights to cult movies by Koji Wakamatsu, the bad boy of Japan's '60s New Wave whose latest film, "The Millennial Rapture"…
Egyptian helmer Ibrahim El Batout had a particularly personal motive that drove him to shoot "Winter of Discontent," the raw, eye-opening drama that is among his country's first post-revolution pics…
The first Venice Film Market wraps on a high note today with some deals sealed, industryites happy with facilities and services, and the likelihood that next year they won't save all their…
Italo auteur Gianni Amelio is prepping "L'intrepido," a light-hearted take on the country's current economic crisis, starring local comic Antonio Albanese ("Whatsoeverly").
Glen Basner's FilmNation Entertainment has closed a major territory on Terrence Malick's "To the Wonder," which world-premiered in competition Sunday in Venice.
Russia's state-backed film promotion body, Roskino, has pacted with Rome-based sales house Intramovies, which will become its consultant-agent on 12 Russian productions.
Spanish filmmaker David Victori's short, "The Guilt," has nabbed the grand prize of Your Film Festival, a newly launched online competition whose jury includes Ridley Scott and Michael Fassbender.
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