Singapore movie auds are on the rise, and market-leader Golden Village (GV) is building the nation's biggest multiplex and the first movie theater dedicated to Asian pics only.
School holidays in Russia have always been a good time for releasing children's films. But their scale was unprecedented during October's half-term vacations.
One of the biggest success stories of the annual Sithengi Southern African Film & Television Market, the Cape Town World Cinema Festival, is being held for the third time this year from Nov. 12-20 in…
As Spain's independent distribs trawl the halls of the American Film Market this week, many will be thanking their lucky stars for Spanish commercial web Antena 3.
In March, Paramount trumpeted a whole new attitude. The studio was shaking up its exec roster, signing hipper filmmakers and lessening its reliance on sequels and remakes.
The release of Chinese helmer Wong Kar Wai's "2046'' has been delayed in Thailand due to a battle over a brief shot of Thai singer/actor Thongchai McIntyre.
Specialty film execs and agents are panting at the prospect of a Sundance lineup chockful of highly anticipated films after light buying in Toronto and an AFM that's serving more leftovers than main…
Teutonic spoof "Seven Dwarfs" made exhibs in German-speaking markets deliriously happy last week, while bookers in France were predicting a reasonably long engagement for "A Very Long Engagement"…
A host of new faces marked the 14th annual French Cinema Rendezvous in Beaune, which this year put piracy at the forefront of the confab organized by France's powerful Association of Authors…
Peter Bart: What will Four More Years mean for the entertainment business? You don't need a seer to read the signs: Say bye-bye to meaningful media ownership caps (that's the true subtext of the Bush…