After being snubbed by the German Film Academy, Til Schweiger has won the Ernst Lubitsch award for the year's best comedy performance in a feature film for his box office hit "Rabbit Without Ears."
Eleven Arts and Funimation, two Los Angeles-based companies with strong Japanese affiliations, have teamed up to jointly release Shochiku's "Love and Honor."
Steven Spielberg has decided not to participate in this summer's Beijing Olympic Games as an artistic adviser, citing China's lack of progress in resolving the humanitarian crisis in Darfur.
Just over halfway through this year's Berlinale, the mood among crix and journos was hardly as clement as the weather in Germany's Hauptstadt, with words such as "dull" and "unexciting" on most…
Toon factory Anima Studios will produce "Kung Fu Magoo" for Classic Media, in a major deal for the budding Mexican shingle.
Czech producers are working on at least two groundbreaking features to coincide with the 40th anniversary of the crushing by Soviet armored forces of the "Prague Spring" democracy movement of 1968.
To look at this year's Oscar nominees for art direction -- "American Gangster," "Atonement," "The Golden Compass," "Sweeney Todd" and "There Will Be Blood" -- is to see the full range of approaches…
Officials at Iran's ministry of culture are encouraging the country's filmmakers and technicians to move away from the bigscreen and plough their trade in TV with offers of increased salaries and…
Veteran Polish director Andrzej Wajda's story of the untold World War II massacre of Poland's officer corps and Berlinale closing film "Katyn" sold to a raft of territories.
BBC Films is in talks with Brit comic duo Noel Fielding and Julian Barratt to turn their cult hit TV show "The Mighty Boosh" into a feature film.
Argentina's INCAA Film Institute has inked with the Spanish Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences to screen one or two Argentinean films every month at the Academy's new inhouse cinema in…