Sony Pictures Classics has acquired U.S. rights to Atiq Rahimi's war drama "The Patience Stone," following its showing in the contemporary world cinema section at the Toronto International Film…
Chicken With Plums
New York and Paris-based Urban Distribution Intl. has bought worldwide rights outside Latin America to one of the region's key titles in production in 2012: "Roa," from Colombia's Andi Baiz.
Nancy Meyers is on tap to receive the annual screenwriters tribute from the Nantucket Film Festival, which opens in June with a screening of Fox Searchlight's Sundance buzzmagnet "Beasts of the…
World preem features -- including the narrative pic written by and starring Chris Colfer of "Glee" and a new doc from Morgan Spurlock -- are among the more than 40 movies joining the Tribeca Film…
Since taking over Studio Babelsberg in 2004, Charlie Woebcken and Christoph Fisser have attracted a slew of high-profile international filmmakers to Berlin, overseeing the facility's expansion and…
Mokra Gora, Serbia -- Tyro Spanish filmmaker Fernando Pomares' true crime documentary, "Alto Sauce," won the top prize at helmer Emir Kusturica's 5th Kustendorf Film Festival.
The same winning balance of seriousness and humor that made "Persepolis" such a hit works equally well in "Chicken With Plums."
The Venice Film Festival, which will announce its lineup Thursday, has locked in what looks to be a standout edition, with plenty of high-profile English-language titles plus a strong Asian presence…
A full year after it was initially floated as a hot fest prospect, Terrence Malick's "The Tree of Life" is set to make its world premiere in May at the Cannes Film Festival.