Opera tenor Placido Domingo, along with actors John Leguizamo and George Lopez, raised the star wattage at the 19th annual Imagen Awards at the Regent Beverly Wilshire on Thursday.
Roberto Benigni is back in the director's chair with "La tigre e la neve" (The Tiger and the Snow), a comedy about a love-struck Italo poet in Iraq at the outset of last year's American-led invasion.
Berlin-based film-funding body FFA has lined up E2.8 million ($3.4 million) for six German productions.
ThinkFilm has bought North American rights to "The Assassination of Richard Nixon," starring Sean Penn and Naomi Watts.
Five classic restored Turkish films have been included in the Film by the Sea Festival to appeal to Holland's large Turkish community.
Following on its hit "Star Trek" spoof "(T)Raumschiff Surprise," Constantin Film is sending up another beloved tale of adventure with "Siegfried," based on the ancient Nibelungen saga.
Filmmaker Kevin Smith is launching an online short film competition.
By happenstance, the first Palestinian film festival at Ramallah and the 21stt edition of the Jerusalem Film Festival took place during the same week this summer, at locations 15 miles and a bitter…
The Venice Film Fest's new digital sidebar has turned out to be a mixed blessing for the organizers. The 18-film selection, which includes a competitive section with Mike Figgis heading the jury, is…
Forget Fellini -- this year, the 61st Venice Film Festival is shining a spotlight on those directors who have faded from Italian screens. Although their films have been forgotten by many, the genre…