The upcoming relaunch of the Singapore Intl. Film Festival and the steady expansion of the Luang Prabang Festival in Laos, both of which focus entirely on films from Southeast Asia, suggests growing…
Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives
Thailand has a solid tradition of moviegoing, but its main lures for bizzers are its spectacular scenery for location work and well-appointed facilities.
CANNES — Luis Minarro, one of Spain's best-known arthouse producers, is making his fiction directorial debut with political parable "Shooting Star." "Star" turns on the short-lived reign as King of…
MEXICO CITY — U.S. and Latin American pay TV and co-production talks drove dealings at Mexico's Guadalajara Film Market last week — as they do to an increasing extent in Latin America at large…
Croisett super-charged by fresh mavens, vets in new roles
Thai helmer Apitchatpong Weerasethakul's Palme d'Or winner "Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives" notched up its latest success on Monday when it scooped the best film laurel at the 5th Asian…
The 15 years of Hong Kong Filmart have been a busy and transformative decade and a half in the territory, a period during which Cantonese movies developed a pronounced Mandarin accent, reflecting…
Feature projects from Chile are the latest to win backing from the Berlinale World Cinema Fund.
With 55 films submitted so far for Oscar foreign-language film consideration, the entry pool sports the usual range of local hits (China's all-time B.O. champ, "Aftershock"), festival highlights…
The London Film Festival unveiled its shortlist for Best Film Award, Best British Newcomer and Best Documentary on Thursday.
New methods to get world cinema into Euro theaters and in front of auds