When the 34th Durban Intl. Film Festival scheduled his film as opening-night attraction, director Jahmil XT Qubeka knew he would be in the spotlight. But he had no idea how intense and heated that…
South Africa ban
Inevitably, the ban slapped on opening night film "Of Good Report" by the South African Film and Publication Board over-shadowed the 34th Durban Festival's get-go. But, as South Africa's industry…
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2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
HONG KONG – Documentary "A Rolling Stone" beat the feature film contenders and was named the overall winner Saturday of the Taipei Film Awards. 'Stone" also won the best documentary prize, while…
DURBAN, South Africa — The Durban Film Festival said Friday that it would proceed with screenings as planned, despite the banning of its opening night film, “Of Good Report,” by the South Africa Film…
Opening on July 18, the Durban Intl. Film Festival now ranks as one of the longest running, biggest and fastest growing of major African film events and a burgeoning platform for business in South…
The Weinstein Co. will have the chance to make its case Friday over naming rights to Lee Daniels' "The Butler," two and a half weeks after Warner Bros. won an arbitration over the title.
It was likely smiles all around for Disney and Paramount Sunday morning, as both studios' wide openers -- "Monsters University" and "World War Z" -- fueled a monster-sized moviegoing weekend.
Summit's long-in-development romantic comedy "Kicked, Bitten and Scratched" has revved up with the scripting team of Keith Merryman & David A. Newman and producers Adam Shankman and Jennifer Gibgot…
Universal is getting uglier. Universal Partnerships & Licensing has inked a deal with Pretty Ugly to rep the company's Uglydoll franchise of characters across all digital platforms.
Hollywood may break out the bubbly a bit early, as the 2012 domestic box office barrels toward a record-smashing $10.8 billion gross and the biggest admissions bounce in more than a decade -- an…