Updated President Obama's plans to speak to students on Tuesday has created a stir on the right, but he'll be trying to reach a similar youth audience later in the evening as part of an ambitious…
Strand Releasing has boarded Andre Techine's "The Girl on the Train," snapping up all U.S. rights to the French- language film.
IFC Films has acquired U.S. rights to French drama "Father of My Children," which won the special jury prize in the Un Certain Regard section at Cannes.
A play based on Japan's Oscar-winning pic "Departures" will open in May in Tokyo, according to producer Yasuhiro Mase.
The Korean Film Council (Kofic) has tapped Inha U. film department professor Cho Hee-moon as chairman.
Algerian-born helmer Tony Gatlif's "Freedom" nabbed the Montreal World Film Festival's Grand Prix des Americas at the closing ceremony on Monday night.
Belgian production house Versus Prods. is setting up O'Brother Distribution to handle its pics and find international titles.
Premila Hoon is founding Entertainment Capital Advisors, a media consulting company that aims to raise $500 million over the next three years
West End and Broadway plans are firming up for "Enron," the Brit hit that recently ended its world preem run at the Chichester Festival Theater.
Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez walked down the Venice Film Festival red carpet Monday amid massive security.
U.S. journo-scribe Mark Boal, who penned the screenplay for Kathryn Bigelow's "The Hurt Locker," has nabbed the fourth Gucci Group Award.