The hot topic of late has been the blurred line between journalism and fiction. New York Times reporter Jayson Blair resigned last week after admitting to plagiarism, and a novel by Stephen Glass…
Veteran indie filmmaker Raul Perrone has designed "The Wick" around an 85-year-old man, whose attempts to repair an old oil heater reveal Argentina's new poverty level and its big drop in standard of…
Auteur directors aren't influenced by other filmmakers. And certainly they never borrow or steal. This cheeky revelation was made evident Thursday at the Tribeca Film Festival when film critic…
MTV Latin America is celebrating its tenth anniversary in the territory by renaming its May 28 Mexican pix kudofest "MTV Movie Awards Mexico."
Marking the first acquisition out of the Tribeca Film Festival, Fireworks Pictures has picked up U.S. theatrical rights to Alan Hruska's romantic comedy "Nola," which world-preemed Thursday at the…
Australian industryites passionately defended local TV content quotas and film subsidies at a packed meeting on Thursday and warned of the consequences if the U.S. gains greater access to this market…
More than 1,000 movie theater owners in India's western state of Maharashtra, home of the Bollywood film industry, are going on strike starting May 16 to protest the high entertainment tax on cinema…
The Israel Film Festival, the largest showcase of Israeli films in the country, will make its Los Angeles stop May 28-June 8.
Hungarian filmmaker, Miklós Jancso, will be among eight recipients of this year's Taormina Arte Award for his contributions to cinema.
Helmer Francois Ozon will be a major presence at Cannes this year, with his "Swimming Pool" in competition at the festival and a new pic, "5x2," expected to be one of the hottest Gallic properties at…