Local film funder Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg handed out $2 million for mostly docus and kids films in its latest round of funding.
Spanish thrillers swept the lion's share of awards at Portugal's 28th Fantasporto -- Oporto Intl. Film Festival, which wrapped on Sunday.
The fate of the Bangkok Intl. Film Festival remains uncertain, though the Tourism Authority of Thailand hopes it will unspool in July.
Warners' home entertainment group has elevated two execs: Mark Horak has been upped to prexy of Warner Home Video North America, and Marc Gareton has been promoted to exec VP of international for…
HBO has pacted with the Weinstein Co., the BBC and filmmakers Anthony Minghella and Richard Curtis for a drama skein based on Alexander McCall Smith's popular book series "The No. 1 Ladies' Detective…
Helmer Len Wiseman will make Lakeshore Entertainment and Columbia Pictures' "Shell Game" his next project.
Legiters Elizabeth LeCompte and Francesca Zambello have received France's insignia of the Chevalier of the Order of Arts and Letters.
Johan Mardell, head of production at leading Swedish film company Svensk, is ankling April 1 to set up his own shingle.
Lebanese authorities have banned "Persepolis" after fears it may exacerbate the fragile political situation there.
The economic recession and 3-D technology were two of the big buzz topics early on at ShoWest, as top studio execs on the international side gathered for the first "state of the union" confab Monday…
Filming 'Love Ranch' has been a roller coaster of an experience. The best thing about it have been my two co-stars. Joe Pesci, because he makes me laugh and is a great professional.