Wes Anderson's "Fantastic Mr. Fox" will world preem at the opening night of the 53rd Times BFI London Film Festival on Oct. 14.
The Fuji TV network is to make a third pic in its hit "Umizaru" franchise about Japanese Coast Guard divers.
Total ticket sales for live shows in Australia fell by 13.6% last year in a trend that Aussie producers say reflects Oz's faltering economy during the period.
Australian actors are threatening to stop work on commercials intended for foreign markets if the Screen Producers' Assn. of Australia does not reinstate its employment contract.
Tuner "Wicked" and Sydney Theater Company's epic play "The War of the Roses" swept the ninth Helpmann Awards at the Sydney Opera House on Monday, collecting six awards each including best musical and…
French TV production and distribution powerhouse Marathon is developing a sequel to thriller miniseries "Dolmen," which scored record ratings for TF1 in 2005.
The Abu Dhabi Film Commission, in partnership with Imagenation Abu Dhabi, has opened registration for film financing confab The Circle.
U.S. helmer David Lee Miller's incisive teen dramedy "My Suicide" was the big winner at Italy's 39th Giffoni Film Festival, the unique children's event with 1,500 kids from 40 countries as jurors.
Mexican TV giant Televisa has pre-bought Mexican rights to Spanish TV movie "La Piel azul" (The Blue Skin), helmed by Gonzalo Lopez-Gallego, one of the leading lights in Spain's new genre wave.
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