The plot of "Wadjda" may seem simple — a 10-year-old Saudi girl competes for a shiny new bike — but Haifaa Al Mansour's remarkable debut contains some of the strongest social and political insights…
The reaction across the globe to Russia's anti-gay laws has been vocal and swift, but Anton Krasovsky's experience offers insight into an issue that will most likely play out across the world's media…
Former Miramax CEO Mike Lang has joined the board of FilmTrack, a digital content management firm that’s attracted a $20 million investment from global private equity company Insight Venture…
Directioners should show up in full force for this alternately inspired and insipid concert doc.
GSN has ordered 40 episodes of “Mind of a Man,” a new gameshow that has women trying to figure out what men really think. Each episode features two femme contestants as they determine what men think…
The hope is that by spinning off a new network, FXX, News Corp. can extend the company's reach into the younger part of the demographic most coveted by advertisers.
If Netflix’s "House of Cards" did anything, the drama exposed the growing group of binge TV watchers who devour a show's episodes during marathon viewing sessions. But a new study by research group…
Jennifer Lynch's "Chained" is a repugnant exercise in physical and psychological sadism that, like her "Boxing Helena" 20 years ago, raises the question of whether a movie directed by a woman can be…
Speaking their languageVariety president Neil Stiles, a BritWeek board member, welcomed bizzers to Friday’s Film and TV Summit at the Beverly Hilton. * * * Global know-howSilverwood Films founder…
"Spectacle: Elvis Costello With ..." features Costello's probing questions and jam sessions with musicians from several generations.