“Heli,” the Mexican cartel drama from director Amat Escalante, won the ARRI/OSRAM award for best film at the Munich International Film Festival. The gala award ceremony took place on Saturday evening…
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Cannes Hindi-language players "Monsoon Shootout" and "Bombay Talkies" will bookend the London Indian Film Festival, which this year runs July 18-25. The U.K. premiere of Amit Kumar's "Monsoon…
The jury of the CineMasters section of the 31st Munich film festival will consist of Steven Gaydos, VP and executive editor of Variety, German thesp-helmer Maria Schrader and New York publicist Peggy…
Long known as the bastard offspring of Sundance, the Slamdance Film Festival, now entering its 19th year, has become a full-grown adult, no longer sheltered from the outside world, and increasingly…
With two blockbusters under his belt, Brit thesp Sam Claflin looks to be lining up one more, as sources tell Variety that the "Snow White and the Huntsman" star is the choice to play Finnick Odair in…
BERLIN -- The 30th Munich Film Festival is commemorating the 30th anniversary of the death of Rainer Werner Fassbinder with a special tribute this year.
The Munich Film Festival is to fete actress Melanie Griffith with its CineMerit Award and a showcase of her films.
ROME -- The Venice Film Festival is in turmoil due to political power play that will determine whether artistic director Marco Mueller remains at the helm.
An elderly man's final day alive in Mexico City is rendered with intensity and rigor by filmmaker Michel Lipkes in the aptly titled "Malaventura."
The long-lasting effects of the financial crisis and its impact on society and the human psyche dominate the Munich Film Festival.
It's never easy being a country's No. 2 film festival, but Munich's annual early summer event has managed to create a reputation quite apart from its big brother in Berlin.