TOKYO -- The Tokyo Film Festival has selected "Cirque du Soleil: Worlds Away" as its opening pic, fest officials announced Wednesday.
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TOKYO -- The Tokyo Film Festival's Tiffcom pic and TV mart is moving to Odaiba, a trendy Tokyo Bay district, after failing to secure its usual venue in the Roppongi Hill complex in downtown Tokyo for…
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The Tokyo Film Festival's Winds of Asia section usually presents the artier side of the region's output, both old and new, but this year it's adopted a more populist slant with a sidebar devoted to…
The 21st Tokyo Film Festival unveiled its lineup Thursday, including four world preems in the competition section: Ivy Ho's helming debut "Claustrophobia," Feng Xiaoning's disaster pic "Super…
Japan is the world's second-largest film market; Tokyo, with a metro area of more than 20 million people, is that market's thriving hub. Only in Tokyo are cinephiles likely to hit cinemas more than…
Tokyo's small but energetic second film fest, the Tokyo Filmex, presented its top nod, the Kodak Vision Award, worth $9,200 to the Chinese competition entry "Incense," helmed by 26-year-old Ning Hao…
The 13th edition of the Tokyo Intl. Film Festival, running Oct. 28- Nov. 5, will feature a record number of world premieres, including the first public unspooling of Arnold Schwarzenegger pic "The…