New York University's Tisch School of the Arts is famed for its MBA/MFA program, which has churned out several Oscar winners. Ang Lee, Spike Lee and Martin Scorsese are all alums.
This small-scale drama by way of exotic travelogue satisfies on its own modest, gracefully crafted terms.
The Arab world's film festival landscape is undergoing changes, partly due to the disruptive impact of post-Arab Spring turmoil in such countries as Egypt but mostly prompted by a concerted effort…
LONDON — Leading world sales house Beta Cinema is in negotiations to close a U.S. distribution deal for “Child’s Pose,” which Romania selected to compete for the Academy Award for…
When the South African delegation arrives at the Annecy toon fest, members will be looking to cement their growing reputation for world-class animation.
Egypt's Ismailia Intl. Film Festival is launching the first co-production mart dedicated exclusively to documentaries in the Middle East and North Africa. It's the first move made by its new topper…
Make way for a new Middle East and North Africa film distribution-exhibition powerhouse with close Hollywood ties and plex muscle to flex. Majid Al Futtaim's rapidly expanding VOX Cinemas chain has…
Disney has inked a multi-year volume deal with Al Jazeera Children's Channel, the pan-Arab free-to-air network that reaches millions of Middle Eastern and North African TV homes.
Discovery Channel, the net behind “Planet Earth” and “Africa,” is shining light on American viewers’ backyard with seven-part series “North America.” Project is the result of almost 3,000 days on…
Though diverting enough, Swiss-American director Daniel Young's "Paul Bowles: The Cage Door Is Always Open" offers a not particularly revealing look at the life of the American expat…
Franco-Tunisian media mogul Tarak Ben Ammar has acquired Egypt's politically independent ONTV with plans to integrate the satcaster with his North African Nessma network, and create a massive…