Toronto Intl. Film Festival Sept. 5-15 Canada The biggest festival in North America screens more than 250 films and Hollywood sees Toronto as a starting point for the awards season race. The lineup…
The Zurich Film Festival
LONDON — The Zurich Film Festival has announced its first Gala Premieres, which will include "Gravity," "Devil’s Knot" and "Diana." The lineup offers the possibility of a few star appearances on the…
Samuel Goldwyn Films has snagged U.S. rights to “Anita,” the documentary about Anita Hall by Freida Mock, the helmer who picked up an Academy Award for 1994 docu “Maya Lin: A Strong Clear Vision.”…
Marc Forster, who most recently helmed “World War Z,” will preside over the Intl. Feature Jury at the Zurich Film Festival. The Swiss-German director will be joined on a global jury by American…
The cast of “The Big Chill” will reunite at the Toronto Intl. Film Festival, organizers announced July 25. Not only does the occasion mark the 30th anniversary of the film, but it was actually the…
Social activist Grace Lee Boggs is the sort of feisty, irresistible camera subject that will lend this lively and intelligent documentary a decent fest profile.
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BERLIN -- Oliver Stone's drug-dealer actioner "Savages" will open the Zurich Film Festival on Sept. 20 with the helmer and producer Moritz Borman in attendance.
CAA's Roeg Sutherland, Constantin Film's Martin Moszkowicz and Exclusive Media Group's Nigel Sinclair are among the speakers set for Variety and Winston Baker's second Film Finance Forum at the…
Zurich hosts its first Film Finance Forum, with a heavyweight lineup examining financing and economic trends in the international film sector. But the potential of Switzerland as a location for the…