Toronto writer-director Michael McGowan took the film nod for "Saint Ralph" at the ninth Canadian Screenwriting Awards, handed out here Monday. A regular on the festival circuit, McGowan's pic is…
Just For Variety -- Good Morning: Where there's smoke -- although Monday's black smoke from the Sistine Chapel at the Vatican indicated there was no news of a new pope, there's still some showbiz…
Reflecting the schizoid nature of the Tribeca Film Festival, the fourth installment of the high-profile indie film event kicks off tonight not with a high-profile indie pic but with a premiere of…
China is shaking up its festival circuit and cutting back on kudos. China's Ministry of Propaganda, which controls the film industry through the State Administration of Radio, Film and Television…
Vin Diesel's "The Pacifier" edged Nicole Kidman's "The Interpreter" at the Friday-Sunday foreign box office with BVI's family comedy taking in $9.1 million at 1,908 playdates to lead in 14 of its 22…
Robert Downey Jr., Jake Gyllenhaal and Mark Ruffalo will topline serial-killer thriller "Zodiac," the Paramount and Warner Bros. co-production to be helmed by David Fincher.
Russia's film community marked the year in patriotic style Friday at the Nika awards with the main prizes going to helmer Dmitry Meskiev's "Our Own," set in 1941 on the cusp of the German invasion of…
The seventh annual Miami Gay & Lesbian Film Festival unspools April 22-May 1 with a lineup of 32 feature and full-length docs and 52 shorts.
The Turkish Culture Ministry will dish out more than 10 million new lira ($7.56 million) in grants for film production and distribution, the first substantial government support in more than 15 years.
Aisha Tyler has been cast in Mobius Entertainment's ".45."
Bravo has pacted with the Tribeca Film Festival to offer Internet surfers trailers and exclusive clips of movies being screened at the event. Beginning today, cabler will dedicate space on its Web…