Chinese entrepreneur-turned-director Zhang Wei is becoming known for naturalistic portrayals of the marginalised in China's rapidly changing society, including "Factory Boss," about a factory owner…
Lee Han's "A Melody to Remember" scooped the audience award at the 18th edition of the Far East Film Festival, which unspooled April 22-30 in Udine, Italy.
PARIS – Euro film-TV group Studiocanal, Europe's biggest film production force, will introduce to buyers at Cannes both a new Ben Stassen movie, "The Son of Bigfoot," and "Back to Burgundy," from…
The Venice Film Festival’s Venice Film Market is rebranding as the Venice Production Bridge, a mart mainly dedicated to original projects and works-in-progress. Venice's move into this relatively…
Chinese director Zhang Wei, known for his candid depictions of the marginalized in his country, will shoot "The Rib," about a young transgender contending with Chinese society and his devoutly…
PARIS – Pyramide Intl., one of the doyens of European arthouse sales companies, has acquired world sales rights to "La Jeune fille sans mains" (The Girl Without Hands), the anticipated feature debut…
China's Bruno Wu and Hollywood producer Arthur Sarkissian to work on slate of five projects under Peak Time Entertainment venture.
ROME – The Locarno Film Festival's Open Doors Co-Production Lab dedicated to cinematographies in areas where making movies is especially tough has unveiled its selection of projects from South Asia…
Fortissimo Films picks up rights to "The White King," a dark fable with a largely British cast including Jonathan Pryce and Agyness Deyn.
Endemol Shine is set as a co-producer on Indian feature movie "Te3n." It will also soon begin its first film in China.
LONDON — Kevin Macdonald, who won an Oscar for "One Day in September," is to direct a theatrical feature documentary about the life of Whitney Houston. It is the first documentary to be officially…