Arriving so soon after "A Knight's Tale," a much funnier commingling of medieval action and anachronistic attitudes, and the 25th-anniversary reissue of the classic "Monty Python and the Holy Grail,"…
Korean helmer Song Il-Gon's debut feature "Flower Island" won the New Current Section, the only competition at the sixth Pusan Intl. Film Festival, which wrapped Saturday.
The CineAsia movie convention, postponed this year in the aftermath of the Sept. 11 attacks, will be staged in Thailand Dec. 3-5, 2002.
South African-born Gavin Wood's Polish production "In Desert and Wilderness" won international feature kudos Sunday at Norway's Fabu Film Festival for pics aimed at families, kids and youth auds…
Hollywood-based Indian film producer Ashok Amritraj's Hyde Park Entertainment and Disney will collaborate on "Phantom."
Spoof Western "Der Schuh des Manitu" has racked up 10 million admissions after 124 days in release in its native Germany.
German production fund VIF Intl. Films has boarded "White Jazz," a $28 million follow-up to "L.A. Confidential."
USA Films has acquired domestic distribution rights to Francois Ozon's "8 Women" from sales agent Celluloid Dreams. Pic is in post-production.
Film rights dealer Advanced Medien AG has revised its 2001 forecast downward.
Seann William Scott soon will be crouching next to chop-socky star Chow-Yun Fat ("Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon"), having just inked a mid-seven figure deal for MGM's "Bulletproof Monk."