LOCARNO – On the near eve of Locarno, Xavier Henry-Rashid's London-based Film Republic has acquired world sales rights to Arami Ullon's "El tiempo nublado," that features next Tuesday in this year's…
MADRID –Xavier Henry-Rashid's Film Republic, a London-based arthouse film sales agent, has inked world sales rights to two Swiss films, road movie "Cherry Pie," and Marcel Gisler's LGBT title…
A critical digest of the week's latest U.S. theatrical releases. Where applicable, links to longer reviews have been provided. Riddick Distributor: Universal Having been left for dead in more ways…
Inspired by his own success as a multicultural filmmaker, Vin Diesel developed the One Race Global Film Foundation, hatching a Summer Intensive Institute.
LONDON — The Venice Film Fest is to fete Italo helmer-scripter Ettore Scola with the Jaeger-LeCoultre Glory to the Filmmaker prize, which recognizes innovators in moviemaking. The prize will be given…
China Film Group seems set to pay Hollywood studios the $200 million revenues it has withheld for months
“Star Wars” fans were left empty handed during Walt Disney Studios’ live action panel at the D23 Expo, Disney’s version of Comic-Con. Lucasfilm was welcomed to the Disney family by studio chairman…
Walt Disney Co. chairman and CEO Bob Iger kicked off the D23 Expo on Friday with a nod to Walt Disney: “Animation will always be the heart of Disney,” he told thousands inside the Anaheim Convention…
Mmabatho Ramagoshi, council chairperson of South Africa's National Film and Video Foundation, is a woman with a mission. The government set up the NFVF in the mid-90s, and gave it the task of…
Arthouse programmers should take note of this snappy, sparkling comedy from talented Czech helmer-scribe Alice Nellis.