Russia’s Oscar Selection Committee has selected Fedor Bondarchuk’s “Stalingrad” as its entry for the foreign-language Oscar category. The 3D World War II action film, which is distribbed worldwide by…
Russia's leading TV producer, Alexander Akopov, is leaning on U.S. TV shows and know-how to up the ante in the country's burgeoning television market.
While the Russian box office has been exploding over the past few years, some see growth in different terms. The Russian market is still at an embryonic stage, in the sense that it was still evolving…
The reaction across the globe to Russia's anti-gay laws has been vocal and swift, but Anton Krasovsky's experience offers insight into an issue that will most likely play out across the world's media…
LONDON — Roskino, which promotes Russian cinema in international markets, is launching the second edition of Doors, its film export initiative, at the Venice Film Festival. The Doors program…
“Prison Break” star and “Stoker” scribe Wentworth Miller came out as gay in a letter sent Wednesday to the St. Petersburg International Film Fest, declining to participate because of Russia’s…
Miss Universe pageant co-host and Bravo honcho Andy Cohen has boycotted the pageant's Moscow-set confab due to Russia's anti-gay laws.
Russian anchor Anton Krasovsky was fired for coming out on live TV earlier this year.
LONDON — Russian news anchor Dmitry Kiselev, who is deputy director of pubcaster Russia One, has denied that a comment he made on TV in which he said the hearts of gay people should be "burned" was…
Russia's box office grew by 4.7% in the first half of this year to $696 million, compared with the same period last year, Unifrance's Joel Chapron told an industry panel at the Locarno Film Festival…