At a mere 28 years old, Germany's new indie queen Julia Jentsch is already a seasoned veteran of the festival and kudos circuit. In 2004 she walked down the red carpet in Cannes for Hans…
Given her lineage, Alexandra Maria Lara just might have the acting gene stamped in her DNA. Her father, Romanian actor Valentin Platareanu, had been running Bucharest National Theater before…
Shooting Gallery founder Larry Meistrich has launched Nehst Media Enterprises, a film production, financing and distribution company. Meistrich and entrepreneur Ari D. Friedman, along with a group of…
Now it's France's turn to unleash a "Borat" on the U.S. Lensing begins Stateside next month on "I'll Spend the Night in Hollywood" in which French freeloader Antoine de Maximy will travel from the…
It's not always easy finding things to buy when you are as rich as Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich. But has the owner of Chelsea soccer club really purchased the Hotel du Cap? Fest vets were…
Sony Pictures has acquired U.S. distribution rights to "Winged Creatures," the Rowan Woods-directed ensemble drama that stars Forest Whitaker, Jennifer Hudson, Jackie Earle Haley and Guy Pearce. The…
Capitol Films has added Joshua Marston's "The Fortress of Solitude" and the latest Don Roos project "Love and Other Impossible Pursuits" to its sales slate.
Iranian film execs aren't letting their complete blank in the official selection stop them from descending on the Croisette in force.
Mario Monicelli's "Le Rose del deserto" ("Desert Roses") will kick off the Film Society of Lincoln Center's Open Roads: New Italian Cinema series on June 6.
Zombie sequel "28 Weeks Later" delivered on the pre-release buzz in Blighty, despite the looming presence of "Spider-Man 3."
Broadway tuner "Spring Awakening" roused the New York legit community Tuesday, racking up 11 Tony Award nominations for Duncan Sheik and Steven Sater's rock musical about troubled youth. The show has…