When Daniel Craig was picked to be the new James Bond in 2005, it is unlikely the shouts of joy were louder anywhere more than in the European Film Promotion office.
The European Film Promotion office in Hamburg, charged with raising the international profile of the Continent's pics, has built up over its first 10 years from an initial staff of two, a shoestring…
Box office grosses in Western Europe are set to rise by 17% over the next five years, according to U.K.-based cinema analyst Dodona Research.
It's a good time to be an actor from the Middle East. The upcoming glut of Hollywood films concerning the region has seen a dramatic increase in opportunities for thesps of Arab or Muslim origin…
Universal's "The Bourne Ultimatum" cracked the foreign box office code over the Aug. 24-26 frame to emerge as the market leader with a weekend take of $15.2 million.
It's taken Robin Swicord more than a decade to make the transition from respected A-list studio scribe to tyro helmer.
There was a real Francophone flavor to this year's Montreal World Film Festival, with a strong slate of new Quebecois and Gallic pics. It seems natural that a film fest in North America's largest…
Chinese helmer and thesp Jiang Wen earned a five-year ban for his film, "Devils on the Doorstep," back in 2000. But the multi-hyphenate variously described as China's most important film director or…
It was television and video that basically killed Colombian moviegoing, but now TV is helping to bring it back. Local productions are getting more traction at the box office, thanks in part to the…
The Toronto Film Festival has evolved through multiple identities: global press junket, paparazzi haven, low-profile acquisitions mart and crowd-pleasing movie-thon.