Peter Carlton is ankling his post as senior commissioning editor at Film 4 to head up Warp Euro, an ambitious, new label launched by British shingle Warp Films with backing from distributor Optimum…
Hatem Ali's political drama "The Long Night," which looks at Syria's treatment of dissidents, scooped the Golden Tauro award at the Taormina Film Festival on Saturday.
George Ovashvili's "The Other Bank" took the top Golden Alhambra at the 3rd Granada Film Festival Cines del Sur, which wrapped Saturday. The kudo comes with a check for Euros50,000 ($69,252) for the…
Two films produced by Daniel Burman and Diego Dubcovsky's BD Cine — "Musica en espera" and "Motivos para no enamorarse" — were the standouts among newer pics at the 3rd Argencine, a showcase for…
Denmark had a big night at the Jin Jue Golden Goblet awards Sunday in Shanghai with Danish-Swedish drama "Original" scooping awards for best pic and male thesp Sverrir Gudnason and Simone Tang…
Long Wharf Theater in New Haven, Conn, is slashing its 2009-10 budget by 16% in response to the economic downturn and a drop in contributed income.
President Obama tried out a few one-liners at the Radio and Television Correspondents Assn. dinner this evening in D.C. Among other things, he jokes about swatting flies. He also made a pitch for GM…
In its continued bid to pressure Globovision, the government is hitting the commercial news web where it hurts most — its pocketbook.
Updated When Arnold Schwarzenegger first sought California's governorship in 2003, many saw it as the role of a lifetime. But these days, those seeking to succeed him get a far different…
Updated That, and other news, in today's Roundup and Recap. Olive Garden is backtracking on reports that it is pulling ads from Letterman. It's hard to discern whether it is really pulling ads…