Abu Dhabi production shingle Imagenation, which launched in September with a $1 billion cash reserve, has upped chief financial officer Stefan Brunner to chief operating officer.
The 66th Venice Film Festival will fete Italian comedy maestro Mario Monicelli with a screening of "La Grande guerra" (The Great War), his acclaimed tragicomic pacifist pic, which took the 1959…
Eastern European filmmakers are being offered a bigger prize purse at Europe's leading festival devoted to movies from the region, Cottbus Film Festival.
The BBC served another ratings ace as its coverage of the Wimbledon tennis tournament men's singles final attracted an average audience of 7.5 million viewers, a 50% share.
Argentina's Rizoma Films, producer of "It's Not You, It's Me" and Berlin grand jury prize winner "Gigante," is producing "Leones," the first pic at a new low-budget label.
The U.S. and European advertising markets will not recover until 2011, but the worst of the ad famine may soon be over.
Hollywood upped its share of the Italian movie market by more than 7% in the first half of this year to a hefty 65% of grosses, worth a whopping $292 million.
"Full Monty" producer Uberto Pasolini took top honors at the Brussels Film Festival Sunday for his directing debut "Machan."
Korean Film Council's topper Kang Han-sup ankled July 2, due to a low evaluation conducted by the Ministry of Strategy and Finance.
In the days since she announced her resignation as Alaska's governor, Sarah Palin's decision has remained a source of mystery, speculation and debate. But there's little doubt that she'll have a…