Venice Film Festival artistic director Marco Mueller is being honored by Russia with its prestigious Orden Druzhby (Order of Friendship) nod, bestowed on personalities that promote international and…
Top Hollywood players are on the guest list for the first ever international action film festival to be held in Kazakhstan.
Veteran Polish director Andrzej Wajda is to receive Russia's top humanitarian award on Sunday, according to Polish political weekly Polityka.
Two of Europe's biggest toon players, Luc Besson's EuropaCorp and Didier Brunner's Les Armateurs, are teaming on animation feature "French Riviera."
French animation powerhouse Marathon Media is developing its first S3D animated feature with DreamWorks alumn Jim Cox ("Over the Hedge").
Swiss group Ascot Elite has re-entered Germany's theatrical distrib market with Ryan Reynolds starrer "Buried," its first big-screen release here in 15 years.
Scotland's new national arts body, Creative Scotland, has named Vena Dhupa, Iain Munro and Caroline Parkinson as directors of creative development.
South Korea's theater biz soared in May thanks to local films and the beginning of the blockbuster season.
Spanish actress Elena Anaya will star opposite Antonio Banderas in Pedro Almodovar's "La piel que habito."
BBC America will air the first season of "Luther," starring Idris Elba ("The Wire"), later this year.
Korean distrib Next Entertainment World and Gyeonggi province are setting up a $16.2 million film fund with the Gyeonggi Performing & Film Commission, the first time a local government org. will…