When independent filmmaker Brillante Mendoza was growing up, people made fun of his name and called him Diamond.
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Celluloid Dreams has taken international rights outside Italy to Daniele Luchetti's comedy "Mythological Story of My Family," produced by Cattleya.
For Christine Vachon at New York's Killer Films, "What keeps independent film alive, what it has to be charged with now, is true originality, alternative, truly original voices."
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
Italo helmer Guido Lombardi, whose gritty immigration drama "La-Bas. A Criminal Education," scooped last year's Venice Silver Lion for first work, will make the leap into more mainstream filmmaking…
Firmly established as Latin America's premier film market, Ventana Sur is seeing international buyer attendance for its fourth edition tracking 40% up on 2011, Argentina's Incaa Film Institute…
Italy's South Tyrol film fund is launching a lab to develop TV projects shooting in the autonomous region on the border with Germany and Austria.
U.S. indies still view Venice as a premiere slot for their pic bows
Has Harmony Korine, the enfant terrible who wrote "Kids," and directed "Julian Donkey-Boy" and "Gummo," grown up?
What does Spike Lee have in common with Mani Ratnam, Sylvester Stallone, Agnes Varda and Abbas Kiarostami?
VENICE -- A glowing Mira Nair strutted down the Lido's balmy red carpet with pic's protag Riz Ahmed and co-stars Liev Schreiber and Kate Hudson for Venice opener "The Reluctant Fundamentalist" on…
Film editor Thelma Schoonmaker is the winner of the 2012 Gucci Award for Women in Cinema for her 3D editing work on Martin Scorsese's "Hugo."