HONG KONG – Los Angeles-based specialty distributor Asia Releasing is to target the U.S.'s growing population of Vietnamese-Americans with a slate of Vietnamese movies. The company has struck a deal…
Cate Blanchett will star in helmer-scribe David Mamet's "Blackbird," a present-day Hitchcockian nailbiter turning on a secret explanation for the 1963 assassination of U.S. president John F. Kennedy…
Amid the flood of documentaries about the Arab Spring in general and the Egyptian Revolution in particular, "Uprising" takes a clear, cohesive approach to the spontaneous events at its center.
Annapurna Pictures and Color Force have bought feature film rights to Maria Semple's novel "Where'd You Go, Bernadette."
Twentieth Century Fox TV has upped Casey Kyber to senior veep of research.
HBO is developing "Paper," an hourlong drama inspired by Jake Halpern's essay "Pay Up," featured in the New Yorker. Dede Gardner and Brad Pitt will exec produce through Pitt's shingle, Plan B…
Doha's ancient marketplace, Souq Waqif, was fully modernized Saturday night as Mira Nair's "The Reluctant Fundamentalist" opened the fourth installment of the Doha Tribeca Film Festival, marking its…
With audiences slowly disappearing in the final weeks of summer, it seems like the only way for producers to get a show's sales to pick up is to announce its close.
A winning, handsomely crafted story with a charismatic lead guaranteed to charm international auds.
After playing the male lead opposite Greta Gerwig in Whit Stillman's "Damsels in Distress," Adam Brody is continuing in indies, as he's set to lead the ensemble of Gia Milani's drama "All the Wrong…
Seven Stars Film Studios has come on board as the lead investor in the China-U.S. co-production of "The Last Empress," with Jake Eberts producing the English-language historical drama.