“The Hunt,” Thomas Vinterberg’s child-abuse-themed drama, starring Mads Mikkelsen, will represent Denmark in the race for the foreign-lingo film Oscar. “The Hunt” was a Cannes contender in 2012, when…
Cohen Media Group has acquired North American distribution “The Last of the Unjust” from “Shoah” director Claude Lanzmann. CMG Chairman and CEO Charles S. Cohen announced the deal at the Toronto…
ROME – Venice topper Alberto Barbera has unveiled a rich mix of name auteurs and newcomers, crowdpleasers and esoteric pics, with U.S. and U.K. titles playing prominently, in his lineup for the 70th…
ROME — The Venice Film Festival's 28th Critics' Week has unveiled its lineup of eight first works, including seven world preems, featuring fresh pics from Europe, Chile and Africa. Sidebar will open…
CANNES — One of the latest candidates to become the big French comedy of 2013, first-time feature director Mohamed Hamidi's buzz title "Homeland" (Ne quelque part s'inspire) will receive a Cannes'…
Steven Spielberg's jury will have no shortage of Hollywood talent to sift through on the Croisette this year.
Sofia Coppola’s “The Bling Ring” will open Un Certain Regard at the Cannes Film Festival in May, laying to rest rumors that it would compete in official competition. The festival tweeted the…
John Boorman has set up "Queen and Country," a sequel to his 1987 pic "Hope and Glory," with Caleb Landry Jones in negotiations to star.
LONDON -- The Rome Film Festival is upping the ante. New artistic director Marco Mueller said Tuesday the event would world preem 60 pics in a new-look Official Selection as the former Venice fest…
Pics include "Broken," "Sightseers," "Trashed" and "The Curse"