Unable to blend artfilm with psychological thriller, writer-director Hamlet Sarkissian makes something opaque. Story of a crime scene photographer who starts turning victims into subjects for…
Helmer Moacyr Goes wrapped shooting on "Xuxa Abracadabra" in Rio. The latest installment of Xuxa Meneghel's kiddie film franchise is the first pairing of Xuxa and Goes.
Antonio Chavarrias' Barcelona-based Oberon Cinematografica, one of Spain's busiest midsized companies, is increasing its international film biz, consolidating co-production lines with France and…
The Cinekid Festival has sweetened its award pot with an extra E30,000 ($35,000) in prize money to be handed out to films in competition during the event, which runs Oct. 11-19.
Henning Molfenter has been promoted to head of production at Studio Babelsberg Motion Pictures.
The Australian industry's campaign to prevent Hollywood encroachment into the audiovisual market in the digital era is being ramped up after meetings last week in the U.S.
The DGA has tapped filmmakers Robert Altman and Curtis Hanson, commercial director Joe Pytka, Senator Olympia Snowe and AFL-CIO president John Sweeney as honorees for its fourth annual DGA Honors on…
Julia Roberts is in talks to join the cast of Mike Nichols' adaptation of Patrick Marber's play "Closer" at Columbia.
Josh Brolin and Brooke Smith are the latest additions to the cast of Woody Allen's next film, which will be released by Fox Searchlight.
California Science Center has slated the debut edition of Oceanfest 2003 for an 11-day run beginning Oct. 3.
Oddball docu with a floating dual focus examines both the "real" Von Werra, flyboy of the Third Reich whose great escape as a POW made him a darling of the press, and actor Hardy Kruger, who played…