Rahimi Films Intl. will lens an Indo-Afghan joint venture "Spring of Hope" in Afghanistan in March.
Councilors from the city of West Vancouver are petitioning the government of British Columbia to exempt the film industry from provincial sales taxes on films produced for export.
Five-year-old documentary distributor Docurama has acquired DVD distribution rights to five winners of Sundance Film Fest Awards from 2002 and 2003.
Lucas Belvaux's three-part, three-genre saga known as "The Trilogy" was voted French film of the year by the French Union of Film Critics, while Gus van Sant's "Elephant" drew foreign pic kudos.
Marking a partial breakthrough in the crisis crippling the Venice Film Festival, respected exec Davide Croff was confirmed Thursday as head of the Venice Biennale, the event's parent organization.
Nancy Meyers' comedy "Something's Gotta Give" has been added to the strong lineup of U.S. movies at the Berlin Intl. Film Festival, screening out of competition in the fest's main section.
MTV Brasil, the Portuguese-language arm of the international music feevee, will start to produce feature films for theatrical release next year, said the net's general director Andre Mantovani.
Hector Babenco's prison drama "Carandiru," Brazil's submission for foreign-language Oscar, will kick off the Mar del Plata Intl. Film Festival.
Ambitious, sleek-looking B&W docu examines wide array of ethnic, religious and political divisions in modern Malaysia. Clever picmaker Amir Muhammad also narrates and appears onscreen. Will make good…
"Mystic River" and "The Station Agent" made big showings at the 10th annual Screen Actors Guild award nominations, leading the pack of pics by taking three nominations apiece.
In his 40-plus years in movies, Warren Beatty has averaged roughly one feature every two years. In an industry that requires constant visibility to retain a certain degree of heat, Beatty's career…
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