The American Film Institute's guest artistic director Agnès Varda has unveiled her pick of four films to screen at this year's AFI Fest. The French director will return to Los Angeles to present a…
Magician and performer Penn Jillette has launched a $999,956 crowdfunding campaign to raise funds for his feature-length thriller "Director’s Cut." Jillette, who wrote and produced, will star as an…
The Gotham Independent Film Awards have named indie stalwart Richard Linklater as the recipient of the kudos' annual director tribute. Filmmaker will be honored alongside Katherine Oliver, the…
Focus Features is moving ahead on a Fela Kuti biopic, attaching Andrew Dosunmu to direct its drama about the Nigerian musician. The Cine Mosaic production is produced by Lydia Dean Pilcher and Leigh…
“The Iceman” director Ariel Vromen and Millennium Films are re-teaming on military thriller “Criminal.” Producers are Benderspink’s J.C. Spink, Chris Bender and Millennium’s Mark Gill. Plans are to…
German director Caroline Link, who won the foreign-language film Oscar with "Nowhere in Africa," is in Toronto with her latest film, "Exit Marrakech." She feels at home at the festival, Link tells…
“Django Unchained” art director J. Michael Riva has been selected for the Art Directors Guild Hall of Fame along with “Touch of Evil” art director Robert Clatworthy and “Casablanca” set docorator…
“Oculus” director Mike Flanagan has re-teamed with Intrepid Pictures to helm horror film “Somnia” with production starting this fall. “Oculus” (pictured above) is centered on a cursed 300-year-old…
Making movies in Greece these days is an odyssey, laments helmer Olga Malea, who was left holding the bag in June when the government pulled the plug on bloated pubcaster ERT.
VENICE – Venice Film Festival artistic director Alberto Barbera is peeved about Telluride stepping up the number of its world-preem "sneak previews" this year and he intends to put a freeze on it…
Backed by Eli Roth, Worldview Entertainment and IM Global, horror helmer Ti West looks set to make a move toward the mainstream with "The Sacrament," which world preemed on the Lido.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Oscars: With Historic ‘Moonlight’ Win, the Academy Embraces Empathy Over Escapism
- Oscar-Winner Casey Affleck Calls Denzel Washington ‘One of the First People Who Taught Me How to Act’
- Epic Oscars Mistake: Faye Dunaway, Warren Beatty Announce Wrong Best Picture Winner
- ‘La La Land’ Makes Damien Chazelle Youngest Best Director Winner in Oscars History