Iconic comedian-actor-director receives inaugural 'Samurai Award' at Tokyo Festival.
Through "Apple of my Eye" and "Cafe Waiting Love" prolific Taiwanese novelist has become film industry star
TOKYO - A predictable handful of Japanese movies each year receive regular slots in international film festivals, especially if the films are made by such established auteurs such as Hirokazu…
China regulators have for years resisted calls for movie classifications
Concern is mounting in the international film community over Iranian director, actress and women's rights activist Mahnaz Mohammadi who on June 7th reportedly began serving a five year sentence in…
Top Arab satcaster MBC on Tuesday vowed that Egyptian TV comic Bassem Youssef will be back on the air in Egypt “soon,” though not necessarily with his political satire show “Al-Bernameg” (The…
Latest restrictions affect gmail, calendar products as well as previously blocked search and YouTube.
TV channels restored, but Internet censorship continues.
Controversy is mounting over film censorship in Egypt where the military-backed government has pulled steamy pic “Halawet Rooh,” Arabic for “Sweetness of Spirit,” from movie theatres, overruling the…
HONG KONG - China's online giants Alibaba and Sina Weibo are both setting courses for share flotations on stock markets in the U.S. Both companies have significant relations with the media and…