Updated One big point that's getting overlooked in the Supreme Court's decision in favor of the FCC is that it bumped the constitutional question of the feds' policy to the lower court — which has…
Karlovy Vary Film Festival has gotten behind a promising regional showcase of Slovak, Hungarian and Croatian features as competish pics, alongside reps of Korea's and Iran's new waves.
Tuesday's Supreme Court decision sets the stage for a renewed court battle on the First Amendment.
Diane Keaton will headline a press conference this morning in what looks to be the first major concerted effort to save the Century Plaza Hotel, the mid-century structure that is a landmark for its…
The Supreme Court ruled that the FCC could punish broadcast networks even when a single curse word was uttered on live television. In a 5-4 decision issued on Tuesday, the court said that it did not…
The Cannes Film Festival's official selection of nine competing short films was announced Tuesday in Paris. Like the feature competition and sidebars, the lineup in heavy on European fare, with seven…
Tyro Italian helmer Francesco Sperandeo is the big winner of the Babelgum Online Film Festival, scooping two top nods, including the fest's Looking for Genius Award, from a jury headed by Spike Lee.
The Russians are returning to Cannes big time, with a Market pavilion twice the size of last's year stand, which repped the local film industry's first ever foray onto the Croisette.
Adam Rifkin's "Look," which is about to be released on home video, has an ingenious premise: a set of interconnected tales with the characters all captured almost exclusively by surveillance cameras…
Paramount Pictures has acquired an untitled Tokyo-set thriller that will be developed as a directing vehicle for Pierre Morel.
Helmer Costa-Gavras' "Eden Is West" was awarded top prize by a jury of the L.A. Film Critics Assn. at the 13th annual City of Lights, City of Angels fest, which closed Sunday.