Paramount Pictures Intl. opened an office in Shanghai -- its first in China -- on Wednesday.
Former BBC Films topper David Thompson has secured the film rights to William Boyd's new novel "Ordinary Thunderstorms," ahead of its planned September publication date.
The Giffoni children's film festival, this year renamed the Giffoni Experience, announced its heavyweight line-up Wednesday.
Spanish director Fernando Trueba, who won the foreign-language Oscar in 1994 for "Belle Epoque," is set to helm French-language pic "L'Artiste et son modele."
In what is being hailed as a milestone in webizen power in China, the Beijing government has halted the rollout of government-sponsored filtering software at the last minute.
China's state news agency has launched a trial run of an international English-language TV news service, part of an increasingly sophisticated propaganda drive to boost the country's image abroad and…
Marco Kreuzpaintner, helmer of German hits such as "Summer Storm" and "Krabat" as well as the 2007 Roland Emmerich-produced drama "Trade," has set up his own shingle with partners Fabian M. Wolfart…
U..S. District Court Judge Vaughn Walker indicated that he was not inclined to put a halt to Proposition 8 but instead said that the case should proceed promptly to trial. His statements came in a…