Iranian helmer Jafar Panahi ("The White Balloon") will head the competition jury at the Montreal World Film Festival, fest prexy Serge Losique announced Tuesday.
The biz brawl over discount DVD rentals isn't likely to end any time soon.
The Toronto Film Festival unveiled its Maverick program, among other updates on Tuesday.
MGM's moves on Tuesday may please investors who'd fretted about Leo's $3.7 billion in debt. But the shakeup does little to enhance the Lion's reputation as a place to make movies.
Updated Bob Novak predicted that the first line of his obit would note his central role in the Valerie Plame scandal. He was right. It wasn't what he wanted, given that his career was marked by…
The Sarajevo Film Festival is hosting Southeast Europe's first script-editing workshop, pumping the fest's growing importance as a motor for regional film industry development.
Focus Features' "Sin Nombre" will open a panorama of contempo films from or about Latin America.
London-based filmmaker and producer Kate Sinclair has teamed up with producer Kevin Loader on "White Rose Rebel."
BAFTA is to bestow on the Monty Python team a special award for outstanding contribution to film and television.
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