Asia Argento and Mel Smith will co-host this year's European Film Awards Dec. 7 in Rome.
What if you held an international film festival, and the world ignored it? That is the dilemma of the 33rd Intl. Film Festival of India running Oct. 1-10 in New Delhi.
Good news and bad for 20th Century Fox this weekend abroad: "Minority Report" registered a majority result in Europe, but the world preem of Alex Proyas' "Garage Days" tanked Down Under.
Wellspring Media has picked up domestic rights to Claire Denis' "Vendredi Soir" (Friday Night), positioning it for a spring theatrical release.
The Directors Guild of America has reached a three-year deal with the Independent Producers Assn. for low-budget features up to $7 million.
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In Roberto Benigni's take on Carlo Collodi's classic fairy tale, "Pinocchio," the spirit of the late Federico Fellini -- with whom Benigni talked of doing the project together -- surfaces repeatedly…
Creating the first end-to-end all-digital movie was a "nightmare," but a worthwhile one that saved time, money and frustration, "Star Wars: Episode II -- Attack of the Clones" producer Rick McCallum…
Sturla Gunnarsson's "Rare Birds" flew off with four awards from the Directors' Guild of Canada's first kudos fest on Saturday.
Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne's French-lingo drama "Le fils" (The Son), about a teacher who confronts personal tragedy when a boy enrolls in his class, has been chosen as Belgium's entry for the…