DEAUVILLE– Version Originale/Condor, a new Paris-based distribution player, has acquired Destin Daniel Cretton's “Short Term 12,” which is competing at Deauville American Film Festival. Pic played…
Deauville American Film Festival
Bill Murray set to star in Barry Levinson’s “Rock the Kasbah.” QED’s Bill Block, Venture Forth’s Jacob Pechenik and Shangri-La Entertainment’s Steve Bing will produce. Mitch Glazer penned the script…
With the country in turmoil, the Egyptian presence at Venice is small this year. The notable exception being multi-hyphenate Amr Waked, who is on the Lido wearing two hats despite what he claims is…
David Gordon Green's patiently observed, often unsettlingly violent drama can't help but feel overly familiar in some of its particulars.
"It's about finding a comfort zone. I guess I'm just more comfortable being other people than I am being myself."
Basking in the glow of the vibrant U.S. indie biz, the 39th Deauville American Film Festival appears to be the key pre-fall launchpad for European distribs with American titles.
Steven Soderbergh’s “Behind the Candelabra” is set to kick off the Deauville American Film Festival on Aug. 30. Deauville’s special screenings include Woody Allen’s “Blue Jasmine,” Roland Emmerich’s…
The Durban FilmMart, Africa's premier film finance and co-production forum, which runs July 19 to 22, has partnered with Produire au Sud, the film development program of the Festival des 3 Continents…
The Writers Guild of America has selected the JW Marriott at L.A. Live and the Edison Ballroom in New York City as the venues for its simultaneous Feb. 1 awards presentations.
Will Smith has never been afraid of an acting challenge and Jimmy Kimmel handed him one on "The Jimmy Kimmel Show" as the two debuted the fake trailer for "Blind Ref."
Set in the Gaza Strip circa 1989, at the height of the first Intifada, war-is-hell drama "Rock the Casbah" illustrates the futility of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.