Iconic comedian-actor-director receives inaugural 'Samurai Award' at Tokyo Festival.
Celebrity Kiran Rao calls for structural change in Indian film as she lends weight to the release of "Ship of Theseus"
PARIS — Hengameh Panahi's Paris-based Celluloid Dreams, one of Europe's most respected sales companies, and Brussels' uMedia, a burgeoning Euro mini-studio, have tied the knot on an alliance that…
The body count holds steady but the bloodshed is considerably easier to take in "Outrage Beyond," the controlled if excessively labyrinthine sequel to Takeshi Kitano's "Outrage."
What, it's fair to ask, is a Welsh-born director doing in Jakarta making martial arts movies?
From "Heidi" and "Harold and Maude" to Takeshi Kitano's "Kikujiro," there's been no shortage of odd couplings of the very young and very old.
Mapfre Foundation teams with San Sebastian on Contemporary Mexican Film showcase
Takeshi Kitano doesn't try to do much new, but the results are so visually stunning, why quibble?
Hideo Higashikokubaru, governor of Miyazaki Prefecture and a former comedian, told reporters Monday that his recent TV appearances were worth ¥15.5 billion ($137.5 million) to the prefecture in free…
Auds get two for the price of one in the curiously titled "Takeshis'," multihyphenate Takeshi Kitano's confused look at fame-- and especially the conflicts in his own Janus-like career. Alas…