Adopt Films has acquired all U.S. rights to "Omar," the Palestinian territories' official Oscar submission for foreign-language film. "Omar," written and directed by Palestinian director Hany…
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Indi.com and Adopt the Arts' Peace Through Music Gala was a charitable event turned rock show, with performances from Guns N' Roses’ Matt Sorum and Slash and Macy Gray at the Loews Hollywood Hotel…
It's only July, but international film sales companies and distributors are already talking Oscars. At the recent German Films Previews, a week of buyers-only screenings of films repped by German…
Co-directors Tamar Halpern and Chris Quilty deliver an illuminating portrait of the artist as a hermetic, self-doubting, obsessive-compulsive perfectionist.
The German Films Previews, an annual showcase of the latest pics from the Teutonic sales companies, will be attended by 75 international buyers and more than 20 world sales companies, promo org…
Showbiz dreams and political commentary mix harmoniously in this entertaining documentary about the first all-girl pop group to emerge from Burma.
The set-top box may find living rooms increasingly crowded with other video-delivery devices, but as next week's annual industry confab the Cable Show will make clear, it's not going away anytime…
Hollywood has a way of deriving the wrong lessons from both failure and success. So in bidding a final farewell to “Smash” — which wrapped up its tumultuous two-season run with a “Let’s dump this on…
Just as he is about to exit, FCC chairman Julius Genachowski is setting up a question that will be left to his successor: Just how should the agency deal with a backlog of indecency complaints.
CANNES — International TV news channels have been flexing their muscles on the beach in Cannes this week as the market becomes ever more competitive. Euronews, which reaches 400 million homes in 155…
A sparingly told portrait of an unhappy marriage set in upscale Istanbul, "Lifelong" makes good on the promise shown by writer-helmer Asli Ozge in her 2009 debut, "Men on the Bridge."