Ten years ago, the Buenos Aires Intl. Independent Film Festival's Buenos Aires Lab was Latin America's first works-in-progress showcase, and now it's undergoing a radical reboot and expanding…
Buenos Aires is a city with a passion for cinema: It has 12,000 film students, for example, and the Buenos Aires Intl. Independent Film Festival — Bafici for short — attracted 350,000 people last…
In the indie world, it used to be that the most a filmmaker could hope to land from a film festival was an award, an agent or a distributor. But as producers wrap up Sundance deals and head to SXSW…
Money's there for projects that match content, creatives and market
It was the year day-and-date VOD releases came of age for independent films. But outside of experimentation with windows and new platforms, there was no one trend that defined the indie film scene in…
As "Star Wars" fans try to figure out the future of the franchise now that Disney owns it and George Lucas has stepped aside, another major creative figure has left the sci-fi series: producer Rick…
Elizabeth W. Alexander, producer of independent films including "Big Night," "Joe Gould's Secret," "The Imposters" and "The Mudge Boy" and the wife of actor Titus Welliver, died on Oct. 23 in Los…
Independent film distributors are busy in Argentina, but not all is good.