Russia's first ecological film festival, H2O, launches in Moscow on Thursday with the backing of the United Nations and the city's top festival and arthouse venue, 35mm Cinema.
See update below… Judge Vaughn Walker appears to have put the kibosh on the idea that the June 16 closing arguments of the Prop 8 Trial would be televised. A notice posted on the U.S. District…
Iran released an internationally renowned filmmaker and opposition supporter on bail Tuesday after more than two months in custody, state TV reported.
Comcast released a letter this morning that California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger, New York Gov. David Patterson and Pennsylvania Gov. Ed Rendell sent to the FCC, expressing support for the company's…
Helmer Anurag Basu's "Kites," starring Bollywood star Hrithik Roshan and Latin American actress Barbara Mori, has collected Rupees 650 million ($13.6 million) in its opening weekend, according to…
U.K. indie distrib Dogwoof picked up two Sundance winning docs, "Restrepo" and "Gasland," at Cannes.
U.K. producers' org PACT hit out at the BBC on Tuesday, claiming the pubcaster's planned 20% cut in acquisitions did not go far enough.
Paris-based Albany Films bought French coming-of-ager "Sister Welsh's Nights" at Cannes.
Alta Films, Spain's top arthouse distributor-exhibitor, has taken rights to five Cannes buys: "Carlos," "Tamara Drewe," "Abel," "Le Quattro volte" and "Take This Waltz."
California Senate candidate Chuck DeVore claims the "24" vote.