ShowEast arrives early this year. There had been some grumbling over recent editions of the trade show, as its Thursday-Sunday format had distribs and exhibs abandoning their businesses just as big…
Media Asia prepared an alternate ending for its hit "Infernal Affairs" to distribute in China but doesn't expect to do the same for the upcoming prequel and sequel.
Argentinean helmer Jose Luis Massa, whose film adaptation of the TV series "Chiquititas" was a local blockbuster in 2001, has begun lensing father-and-son comedy "Un hijo genial" (A Brilliant Son).
In a ground-breaking financial move for a Spanish film company, Barcelona mini-studio Filmax has concluded a E32 million ($36.8 million) capital increase, tapping equity investment from central…
One of the most famous dinner meetings in Blighty's recent history -- at which Gordon Brown agreed to stand aside so Tony Blair could run unopposed for Labour Party leader in 1994 -- forms the…
Director Peter Greenaway delivered an impassioned appeal to reinvent cinema, telling film fans gathered to hear the Variety Cinema Militans lecture at the Dutch Film Festival that pics have become…
"Gun Shy," a small German film about a tormented conscientious objector directed by the Georgian-born Dito Tsintsadze, won this year's Golden Shell at the 51st Donostia-San Sebastian Intl. Film…
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has created the Academy of Science & Technology Council to monitor the state of technological arts.
Universal and Imagine Entertainment have tapped Will Ferrell to be the voice of the Man in the Yellow Hat in upcoming toon "Curious George."
Kerry Gonzalez, who pleaded guilty to uploading "The Hulk" to the Internet two weeks before it was released in theaters, has avoided jail time.