Iranian cinema is back on the Lido and its filmmakers are not pulling any punches in the aftermath of the country's political turmoil.
Venice Film Festival
Atmo, the fiercely independent shingle based in Sweden, may be small but its size is no obstacle in getting films and TV series in front of auds.
Arab filmmakers are finding themselves caught in the middle of the furor over the Toronto Film Festival's decision to program a sidebar dedicated to the Israeli city of Tel Aviv.
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Italy's movie and political worlds made for an explosive mix at the 66th Venice Film Festival.
The 66th Venice Film Festival heralds the digital 3-D era with the inception of the Persol 3D Award.
Many of today's nifty gadgets and software toys were born years ago in European labs.
Two U.S. camera-rig makers have already become well known in the burgeoning stereoscopic 3-D market: Pace Technologies ("Avatar") and 3ality Digital ("U2 3D").
Glossy sprocket operas have sprung up across the Middle East over the last decade, adding to the depth of the region's filmmaking talent and raising its cinematic profile in the West.