There was consternation among Russian cineastes after director Nikita Mikhalkov's "Burnt by the Sun: The Citadel," which earned just $1.5 million at the box office, was chosen Tuesday to represent…
Jose Padilha's "Elite Squad 2" is Brazil's representative in the Oscar foreign-language race.
The Film Academy of the Philippines has submitted Marlon Rivera's film-within-a-film "The Woman in a Septic Tank" ("Ang babae sa septic tank") to represent the archipelago nation for foreign-language…
Colombia's fledgling 2-year-old Academy of Cinematographic Arts & Sciences has selected Carlos Cesar Arbelaez's helming debut, "Los colores de la montana" (The Colors of the Mountain), to represent…
Six more countries have unveiled their contenders for foreign-language Oscar consideration at the Academy Awards in February.
Today is the deadline for filmmakers to submit documentary features to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for consideration in the 84th Academy Awards.
BERLIN - Wim Wender's 3D documentary "Pina," a tribute to the late modern dance choreographer Pina Bausch, will rep Germany in the race for the foreign-language film Oscar.
HONG KONG -- Wei Te-sheng's epic "Warriors of the Rainbow: Seediq bale" will represent Taiwan in the foreign-language film category at the 84th Academy Awards, said the Government Information Office…
Pernilla August's directing debut "Beyond" has been selected as the Swedish entry for the Oscars.
In landing Eddie Murphy as host, Academy Awards producer Brett Ratner managed to bring an element of surprise to a traditional choice: While Murphy is a standup vet, former "Saturday Night Live" cast…