TORONTO — On the eve of the 20th edition of Hot Docs, Kinosmith has sparked sales action nabbing Canuck rights to world-preeming opener "The Manor" and to Gabriela Cowperthwaite's Sundance hit…
William and the Windmill
At age 14, amateur inventor William Kamkwamba taught himself to build a windmill that could deliver power to his family's property in Malawi, earning the remarkable teen an invitation to share his…
Austin, Texas — In future years, the industry will look back at 2013 as a game-changer for South by Southwest (SXSW). After gradually improving its standing over the two previous decades with such…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
Director Destin Cretton’s adolescent drama “Short Term 12” won the grand jury prize for best narrative feature at the South by Southwest Film Festival on Tuesday night. The buzzy SXSW title…
Austin-based Drafthouse Films has bought all U.S. rights, with a theatrical commitment to 20 markets, to E.L. Katz's feature bow "Cheap Thrills," which world preemed Friday at the Alamo Ritz in South…
Cuba national film institute ICAIC is producing and coordinating a first-ever Cuban Women Filmmakers Showcase in three U.S. cities this month — Los Angeles (March 6-12), New York (March 13-17) and…
With President Obama's State of the Union address splitting viewership on the major networks Tuesday, Univision swooped in to win among young adults with its trio of novelas.
AMPAS has voted to create a separate branch for costume designers, separating the group from the designers branch.
South Korean helmers Kim Jee-woon and Chung Chang-hwa will be among guests at Busan West, the third pan-Asian film fest staged by Chapman U's Dodge College of Film and Media Arts in partnership with…
Vice President Joseph Biden is expected to deliver a series of recommendations on reducing gun violence to President Obama by Tuesday, amid doubts that the government can do much if anything…
Artsploitation Films has U.S. rights to Chilean horror film "Hidden in the Woods" for a 2013 release.