Conceived as a one-act play for three actors in a stripped-down setting, "Hotel Lobby" has been turned into a rather too precious movie. Director Jenny Foster's handling of Stephen Keep Mills' play…
Ali Shah-Hatami further solidifies his position as one of Iran's most visually powerful storytellers with "Gypsy," an exquisite, refined tale of a teenage boy who faces conflicts with villagers…
Cleanly assembled, absorbing ethnographic document, Karen Littauer's Danish "I Remember ... Tales From Greenland" presents interviews with 14 elders who are natural storytellers. Insights into…
The New Zealand Film Awards have won a reprieve and will now be staged as planned Dec. 8 in Auckland.
Britain's Prince Charles played clapper boy in Bollywood on Tuesday when he gave the opening clap for filming of "The Rising," a story of an Indian soldier who revolts against British colonial rule…
The Australian Film Commission has fired another salvo at the U.S. over the free-trade wrangle, releasing a study on Tuesday which aims to disprove U.S. claims that new media platforms are difficult…
Anne Meredith has been set to script "Piece of My Heart," Lakeshore/Paramount's Janis Joplin biopic, in which Renee Zellweger plans to star next year. Zellweger is producing with Tom Rosenberg and…
The American Society of Cinematographers has tapped Irwin Winkler to receive the 2004 ASC Board of Governors Award.
DreamWorks is moving forward with a sequel to "The Ring," tapping commercials director Noam Murro to helm the second installment of the horror hit, which Naomi Watts will once again topline.
As part of the film's ongoing campaign for vindication of that much-maligned American subspecies the nerd, Internet ubergeek Harry Knowles will team with HBO Films and Fine Line to host a special…