Vincent Cassel has been cast as the lead role in Ariel Kleiman's debut feature "Partisan." The thesp will replace Oscar Issac, who was previously attached to the pic. Protagonist Pictures has boarded…
This underdog story manages to get a fair bit right about early 1970s surf culture when it isn't trafficking in the hoariest of David-vs.-Goliath cliches.
A24 has acquired U.S. rights to futuristic thriller "The Rover," starring Robert Pattinson and Guy Pearce.
For the entertainment biz, a flood of new Internet domain addresses could spell both pain and gain.
Australian thesps Jonathan LaPaglia and Luke Hemsworth will star in John V. Soto’s indie crime thriller “The Reckoning.” Lensing is set to start April 29 in Australia. “The Reckoning” is a Filmscope…
A rarely explored sociopolitical context that bristles with racial tension lends raw vitality to coming-of-ager "Shopping," a rough-hewn but confident first feature from New Zealand duo Mark Albiston…
The disappearance of a pregnant preteen exposes the raw wounds at the heart of an isolated southern New Zealand community in the absorbing and richly atmospheric "Top of the Lake."
XLrator Media has acquired all U.S. rights to the documentary "Storm Surfers 3D," which premiered last month at the Toronto Film Festival.
BIARRITZ -- Helmer Jane Campion is set to take part in Creative Talks, a series of masterclasses hosted by Variety parent Reed Midem during the upcoming Mipcom TV market at Cannes.
Balanced on a fulcrum between drama and comedy, director/co-writer Maya Kenig's "Off-White Lies" follows the inevitably rocky relationship of an unemployed man and his teen daughter visiting him in…
Film's frustratingly elliptical style and lack of character insight give it a distinctly first-draft feel.