Jordan, which is at Cannes with its first-ever pavilion, is joining the Mideast film gold rush with a number of projects and initiatives designed to bolster the country's film biz.
Cannes Film Festival
Bavaria Film Intl. has picked up international rights to Esther Gronenborn's mystery thriller "Kaifeck Murder," starring Alexandra Maria Lara ("Control") and Benno Fuermann ("Speed Racer").
The Rome Film Festival will celebrate Brazilian cinema this year and kick off in style with a lavish carnival-like event in the city's huge Piazza Navona being prepared by multi-tasking musician Arto…
A nice looking but heavily formulaic DreamWorks animation entry.
Vet Jerzy Skolimowski makes a small but commanding return to roots in obsessive-love drama "Four Nights With Anna."
Situated somewhere between neo-realist study and standard women in prison pic, "Lion's Den" too frequently wanders into common territories to make the material its own.
The Turin fest is launching a year-round film lab to foster first and second works with E1 million ($1.54 million) and the cachet of Sundance Institute's Alesia Weston on its board.
The (Cannes) festival is the No. 1 event of the year but we have other events that draw up to 35,000 people throughout the year. So we've had to adapt ourselves to the volume of visitors, which…
Two Frenchmen and a South Korean make a great deal of mischief in "Tokyo!"
A subject that might have repped just another docu about a war atrocity is transmuted via novel use of animation into something special, strange and peculiarly potent.
Former BBC Films topper David Thompson is launching film and TV shingle Origin Pictures. The start-up, which starts operating in June, has inked a first-look development deal with Fremantle Media…