A fearsome plunge into the world of child soldiers in present-day West Africa, "Johnny Mad Dog" initially repulses with its brutalizing depictions of civil-war carnage.
Cannes Film Festival
At the Cannes film festival, it was clearer than ever that much of the money and energy in the global film business revolves around Asia.
Sony Pictures Classics has gone on a late-fest buying spree, snapping up North American rights to two Cannes titles, competition pic "Lorna's Silence" and Un Certain Regard's "O'Horten."
A fully sustained immersion in the academics, attitudes and frequent altercations of a group of junior high school students.
CANNES -- Gallic major MK2 has closed distribution deals on major territories for Jia Zhangke's "24 City," playing off its Competition screening at the Cannes Film Festival.
A filmmaker doesn't recover easily from a critical drubbing at the Cannes Film Festival. Neither does the sales team trying to land a North American buyer.
TLA Releasing has picked up North American, British and Irish rights to Nacho Garcia Velilla's gay chef comedy "Fuera de carta" (Chef's Special) from Spanish sales agent Imagina Intl. Sales.
Like an anxious artist afraid he may not get another chance, Charlie Kaufman tries to Say It All in his directorial debut.
Rules allowing certain state subsidies for film production in Europe will be extended for a further three years, the European Commission announced Thursday. The current rules will now apply until the…
Madonna will present her docu on the devastated country of Malawi, "I Am Because We Are," at Michael Moore's Traverse City Film Festival in Michigan.