Oliver Damian's new Berlin-based 27 Films is set to produce the directorial debut of "Walk the Line" and "Sideways" cinematographer Phedon Papamichael.
On the heels of "Hidden," Austrian auteur Michael Haneke has started penning his next script. Haneke's Vienna-based producer Veit Heiduschka said the director's yet untitled project will tackle the…
The German Film Academy is welcoming international filmmakers to Berlin with a series of lunchtime panel discussions, dubbed Academy Breaks, taking place Monday through Friday at the HomeBase…
It's just notched the biggest opening week in the history of the French box office. But will "Friends Forever," (Les Bronzes 3"), a follow-up years after the original Gallic cult comedy "Les…
Bertrand Tavernier's artistic thing was jazz music, brought memorably to the bigscreen in " 'Round Midnight." Fils Nils Tavernier's passionate about dance.
Berlin-based post house Elektrofilm has quietly pacted with Studio Babelsberg to jointly develop, manage and expand operations on the lot.
"Five Fingers," starring Laurence Fishburne, tops the handful of pics being offered by U.S.-based Elements Intl.
France's Metropolitan has closed French rights to Valentia Pictures Moscow underground chiller "Moscow Zero," helmed by Maria Lidon.
Should you ever need a reminder that Marx's doctrine of historical materialism does not (just) refer to the love of antique fabrics, try shopping in Berlin.
The Berlinale and the Frankfurt Book Fair have been getting increasingly chummy in the past year. A partnership between the two events began at the Berlinale in 2005, and that was followed by joint…
One of the Berlinale's most ambitious projects of recent years has been the Talent Campus. Since its launch in 2003, the educational platform has not only helped make the festival more relevant to…