New York-based indie production shingle Antidote Films is gearing up two features -- Todd Louiso's version of William Shakespeare's "Macbeth," starring Philip Seymour Hoffman in the title role, and…
As cryptic and slow-moving as its title, "The Silence Between Two Thoughts" takes the viewer to an exotic desert village to ponder, along with the executioner-protagonist, why executed virgins go to…
Writer-director Jean-Paul Civeyrac, virtually unknown outside his native Gaul, should start to accumulate some offshore interest with "All the Fine Promises," a thoroughly French tale of emotional…
Working Title partners Tim Bevan and Eric Fellner, whose Universal release "Love Actually" will be screened at ShowEast, have been named recipients of this year's Kodak kudos for filmmaking…
The common wisdom is that the Toronto Film Festival is the most Hollywood of festivals, but there was a definite Canuck flavor to the launch of this year's edition Thursday.
Now that the parade of Hollywood stars -- Woody Allen, Naomi Watts, Nicolas Cage, Catherine Zeta-Jones and George Clooney -- has passed, focus on the Lido Thursday turned to an intensely Italian…
The British Academy of Film & Television Arts/Los Angeles (BAFTA/LA) will honor thesp Hugh Grant with its Stanley Kubrick Britannia Award for excellence in film at the Britannia Awards.
Toho, Japan's leading film distributor/exhibitor, improved its financial forecast on Thursday thanks to the box office success of local blockbuster "Bayside Shakedown 2."
Actor Rand Brooks, who played Scarlett O'Hara's shy first husband in "Gone With the Wind" and gave Marilyn Monroe her first screen kiss, died Monday Sept. 1 of cancer at his home in Santa Ynez…
National Cinema Agency (Ancine) and Argentina's National Institute of Cinema and Audiovisual Arts (INCAA) have formalized an accord, announced in March, to promote theatrical exchange.
Serenity Cove Studios, Sydney's newest complex, is hosting its first major international production, "Man Thing," a horror pic based on the popular Marvel comic book.