German helmer Oliver Hirschbiegel, who shocked local auds with "Das Experiment," is set to direct a feature on Adolf Hitler for Constantin Film.
Italia Cinema, the national agency to promote local pics, and the British Film Council have pacted to provide cash to release more Italian pics in Blighty, Italia Cinema said Thursday.
Arnold Schwarzenegger will host the American Film Institute's CBS spec "AFI's 100 Years ... 100 Heroes and Villains," to air June 3.
The Cannes Film Festival has tapped U.S. conceptual artist Jenny Holzer to design the fest poster. Holzer is famed for her "Truisms" series of slogans that appeared on an electronic advertising board…
The New York launch party tonight for the theatrical release, television broadcast and video-on-demand offering of "A Decade Under the Influence" spearheads IFC's intention to maximize synergy and…
Pedro and Agustin Almodovar's production house El Deseo has closed a four-pic deal with Filmanova, a burgeoning prodco in Galicia, northern Spain.
Swedish director Kjell Sundvall's spy thriller "The Threat" is one of four pics to share $2.6 million in subsidy from the Swedish Film Institute.
Iraqi-born filmmaker Saad Salman, in exile for more than 30 years and in France since 1976, puts an unforgettably human face on the plight of Iraq and of refugees everywhere in "Baghdad On/Off."…
A film geek-cum-wannabe director gets tangled up with the local mafia in "The Assistant," a far too loose and unstructured comedy to have much of a career beyond Central European sales. But, it's an…
A solid script and strong performances give firm foundations to "One Calorie of Tenderness." However, the whole is weakened by pedestrian direction from Ivanka Grubcheva. "Calorie" will make reliable…
"The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers" and "Spider-Man" topped the list of noms for MTV's 2003 Movie Awards nabbing five nods a piece.