Fresh off the success of “Me Before You,” director Thea Sharrock is attached to helm an adaptation of the young adult novel “The Selection” for Warner Bros. Written by Kiera Cass, “The Selection” is…
Oscars touch a nerve around the world. The Film Federation of India has written to filmmaker Ritesh Batra demanding an apology for his Facebook posting that set off a media firestorm when he…
“Gabrielle,” Quebec director Louise Archambault’s drama about a developmentally disabled music prodigy who finds love with a fellow choir member, will represent Canada for consideration as a best…
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HONG KONG – Thailand has made the unusual choice of a psychological thriller "Countdown" as its contender for nomination in the Academy Awards' foreign-language section. The film was directed by…
HONG KONG -- Wong Kar-wai's "The Grandmaster" has been selected as Hong Kong's nominee in the foreign-language Academy Awards category.
The selection of "The Good Road" as India's foreign-language Oscar contender and the snub for hot favorite, "The Lunchbox" spark controversy.
HONG KONG – Taiwan has selected spiritual horror thriller "Soul" as its contender for the foreign-language Academy Awards race. Directed by Chung Mong-hong, the film premiered in June's Taipei Film…
Gabriela Pichler’s debut “Eat Sleep Die” has been tapped to represent Sweden in the Foreign-language Oscar race. Winner of Venice Critics’ 2012 audience nod, “Eat Sleep Die” centers on 20-year-old…
SEOUL – The Busan film festival will open with dance drama "Vara: A Blessing," the third film by Buddhist monk Khyentse Norbu, and the first time that the South Korean festival has not opened with…
HONG KONG — "Juvenile Offender," a tough mother and son drama featuring a youngster released from a correctional facility, has been selected to represent South Korea in the foreign-language category…
Georgia — the nation in the South Caucasus — has been a rising star in world cinema in the past few years, and at the Locarno Film Festival it is the focus of the Open Doors co-production forum…