The Locarno Film Festival is turning to India as the focus country for its Open Doors co-production mart next year.
Political consultant and one-time actor Fred Karger has the distinction of having the first commercial out of the gate for 2012. Karger is running a 90-second spot, below, on the Iowa airwaves over…
British composer Michael Nyman has been tapped to mentor the Score Competition for composers and sound designers during the 61st Berlin Film Festival's Berlinale Talent Campus in February.
"Macbeth," "The Merchant of Venice," "A Midsummer Night's Dream" and "Marat/Sade" are among the shows on tap to open the Royal Shakespeare Company's new mainstage venue, while the season in the RSC's…
Ingrid Pitt, who survived a Nazi concentration camp and dodged Communist police to become one of Britain's best-known horror stars, died Nov. 23 in London after collapsing on her way to a birthday…
A federal judge has blocked the makers of a thriller film starring Adrien Brody from using the Oscar-winning actor's likeness until he is fully paid for his role.
I kind of wondered why we didn't have ratings info yesterday for "Sarah Palin's Alaska," now I know why: Ratings for its second episode on TLC fell by 40% from its debut. Some 3 million viewers tuned…
U.S. writer Michael Connelly ("Blood Work") will be feted by Italy's Courmayeur Noir in Festival, dedicated to movies and books broadly belonging to the noir genre.
Australia's "Animal Kingdom," Mexico's "Leap Year" and Spain's "Every Song Is About Me" made much of the early running at the 48th Gijon Film Festival.
Popular German TV comedian Anke Engelke and Estonian thesp Maert Avandi will host the European Film Awards ceremony on Dec. 4 in Tallinn, Estonia. Engelke, who hosted the opening night at the…
David Mirvish, the largest commercial producer in Canada, and Dan Brambilla, the largest not-for-profit presenter in the country, have hatched a plan whereby they will share resources, mailing lists…