Berlin festival chief Dieter Kosslick and outgoing Rotterdam boss Rutger Wolfson have thrown their weight behind the embattled management team of the Busan Intl. Film Festival. Busan's director Lee…
TORONTO – More than 30 international festivals have now added their names to the list of organizations which have signed a petition in support of the Beijing Independent Film Festival which was last…
Rotterdam fest puts new emphasis on dynamic local filmmakers
Rotterdam topper Rutger Wolfson put off reading the biography of festival founder Hubert Bals until last year. "I was worried about being overcome by nostalgia," he explains.
Crowdfunding via Internet is beginning to emerge as one source of complementary coin for specialty pics.
"Wasted Youth," a Greek film about the city of Athens and a society in crisis, will open the 40th Rotterdam Film Festival, which runs Jan. 26 to Feb. 6.
The Rotterdam Film Festival opened Wednesday with "Paju," the sophomore feature of South Korean helmer Park Chan-ok. Choice marks a return to familiar ground for the fest after last year's Hollywood…