The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has announced gifts of $5 million each from three different donors for the ambitious Academy Museum of Motion Pictures. The donors are producer and…
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“Hungarian cinema is back,” declares Agnes Havas, chief exec of the Hungarian National Film Fund, after Janos Szasz’s “Le Grand Cahier" (The Notebook), the first film funded by her young org to…
The Academy also rescheduled the proposed opening of the museum to 2017.
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MOSCOW -- A Budapest court has transferred more than $27 million worth of state-owned film studios and other property to Hungary's new film fund.
Channeling Sissy Spacek in "Carrie," lanky redhead Antonia Campbell-Hughes plays a haunted sleepwalker in the tale of a somnambulist factory worker plagued by a local woman's recent death -- and by…
While the U.K. and Italy wrestle with the film community over cuts to government funds, Eastern Europe is divided into haves and have-nots.
Eastern Europe is a study in contrasts.
Hungary's national film week is going international to match the country's growing profile as a center for European and international co-productions.
As the first former Eastern Bloc country to set up a 20% rebate system for foreign productions back in 2003, Hungary has proved itself to be arguably Europe's most dedicated magnet for foreign…