Bigscreen French-lingo hockey comedy "Les Boys III" has nabbed the Golden Reel Award for top-grossing film of the year in Canada, the Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television announced Tuesday.
Film funding body Filmstiftung NRW has lined up $10 million to support productions, including "Dear Wendy," penned by Lars von Trier and to be helmed by Thomas Vinterberg.
India's newly appointed junior foreign minister, film actor Vinod Khanna, believes a dose of Bollywood could mend fences between nuclear rivals India and Pakistan.
German film fund and production outfit CP Medien and veteran filmmaker Helmut Dietl are producing the debut feature film of Oscar-winning German director Florian Gallenberger, "Schatten der Zeit."
Helmer Peter Gothar took the main prize for his powerful "Hungarian Beauty," a saga of urban life, at the Hungarian Film Szemle Festival, which wrapped in Budapest on Tuesday.