San Sebastian's Europe-Latin America Co-production Forum -- now in its second edition -- has strengthened the fest's status as a key launchpad for Latin American arthouse film projects with crossover…
Sex, drugs and violence -- not just the stuff of shlock. Why even art films need an exploitation angle.
Moviegoers got into the holiday spirit over the Nov. 16-18 frame, as a pair of pics, "Anna Karenina" and "Silver Linings Playbook," found love at the specialty box office.
New York-based distrib Gkids made a big splash at the recent Annecy fest, which drew buyers from around the world looking for the kind of animated art films that are the event's stock in trade.
GUADALAJARA - Already paying significantly more for mainstream indie titles, Brazil is beginning to open up to arthouse movies as well.
With homevid dying and TV sales still scarce, Italy continues to be a market where theatrical is absolutely crucial.
Call it artistic Darwinism.
What exactly is arthouse? Whatever it is, it enjoyed a big boost in Germany last year.
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