Salma Hayek will make her third appearance as an Oscar presenter during the 75th Academy Awards on March 23.
"Etre et avoir" (To Be and to Have), Nicolas Philibert's charming documentary about the personalized education a dozen youngsters receive in a rural one-room school, was voted best French film of the…
Simon Field, British co-director of the International Film Festival Rotterdam, confirmed Feb. 3 that he will step down after the 2004 festival wraps.
With its deliberately slow pacing and long takes, kidpic "Elina" is a refreshing antidote to the many children's films in which a breathless tempo and rapid-fire cutting seem goals in themselves…
An impressive drama centered on a teacher who rediscovers his zest for living while working in an economically depressed town, Jimmy Karlsson's "A Breach in the Wall" has the feel of a '70s movie…
A minor but not uninteresting film, "Strong As a Lion" is a kidpic about family, bullying and forgiveness. First movie by former d.p. Manne Lindwall will prove exciting for tykes but rather…
SAG is warning members not to expect a favorite awards-season perk -- free admission to movies up for awards.
Disney is near a double deal with writer-director Randall Wallace for his historical epic "Love and Honor." Accord will guarantee a greenlight for a film to begin filming in the fall for a Christmas…
Kevin Kline is set to play composer and songwriter Cole Porter in "De-Lovely," a biopic to be directed by Irwin Winkler. United Artists is financing and holds worldwide rights to the film, which…
Jersey Films will disband when its deal with Universal Pictures expires at the end of 2003. Partners Danny DeVito, Michael Shamberg and Stacey Sher will no longer work with each other on an exclusive…
Veteran producer Lynda Obst has formed an alliance with producer Michael Besman ("About Schmidt") at her Paramount-based shingle and reupped her deal with the studio.