The Doha Film Institute has announced its expanded latest round of grantees comprising 25 projects. Twenty-three are by first and second-time filmmakers from the Middle East and North Africa (MENA)…
Cannes Film Festival
Filmmakers sometimes have to be detectives too, which was the case with the making of documentary "Steve McQueen: The Man & Le Mans," which world premieres in Cannes Saturday. The film, which is…
Film London, the state agency that supports filmmakers in the city, has sealed a pact with the U.S.'s Independent Filmmaker Project, which will fund U.K. producers to attend the No Borders…
Animated feature "Wicked Flying Monkeys 3D" has clinched major territory sales in the U.K. (eOne), Germany, Austria, Switzerland (Universum), Australia/New Zealand (Rialto) and Mexico…
A near-tangible slick of midsummer sweat sits heavily atop each scene in Andrew Cividino's diverting debut feature "Sleeping Giant."
The documentary is alive and well in Ecuador, where a prominent docu fest, EDoc, attracts the best from around the world and inspires ever more local filmmakers to venture into nonfiction filmmaking.
Ecuador's fledgling film biz has undergone a mini-boom in recent years, but now it's struggling with second-phase growth pains. Apparently the novelty of indigenous product has worn off and audiences…
While capturing the crushing unease of the Punjabi countryside, full of uncertain, frightened glances, Singh neglects dramatic construction and jeopardizes empathy.
Almost impressive in the way it shifts from dreary two-hander to cut-rate survival thriller to terminal-illness weepie to M. Night Shyamalan/Nicholas Sparks-level spiritual hokum
Joseph Samaan, founder and chairman of Tanweer Group, the MENA and Southeast Asia distributor that acts as an agent for lots of Hollywood companies, is ecstatic about “Mad Max:Fury Road.” That’s…
CANNES – Marvel Comics changed the face of Hollywood. Can legendary L.A. graphic novel publisher Humanoids now do something of the same for Europe? Driving into international English-language…