U.K. distrib Helkon SK has pulled out its commitment to pre-buy Brian Gilbert's "The Gathering," starring Christina Ricci, which had its world premiere Thursday night in the Cannes market.
Richard Sheffield has been tapped as head of Signpost Films Australia.
Tracey Emin, the bad girl of Brit art, is making a movie with Michael Winterbottom and Andrew Eaton's Revolution Films.
New French culture and communications minister Jean-Jacques Aillagon charmed the film community Friday at the traditional fest cocktail thrown by the Centre National de la Cinematographie.
The desperation -- sometimes volatile, more often quiet -- of the London working class is evoked in borderline too-familiar fashion in "All or Nothing." Assuming a typical degree of critical support…
The prolific dean of Portuguese directors Manoel de Oliveira returns to his patented brand of literary drawing room drama in "The Uncertainty Principle," but the film seems a step back from the…
"Blissfully Yours" takes the good-humored nonsense of Thai director Apichatpong Weeasethakul's first feature, "Mysterious Object at Noon," several steps further into the realm of non-communicative…
Capturing the nervous anxiety of life in today's war-wracked East Jerusalem, "Rana's Wedding" (a.k.a. pic's Arabic title, "Jerusalem, Another Day") uses the dramatic pretext of a girl forced to get…
Dai Sijie's film adaptation of his autobiographical novel is a visually lush and very Westernized vision of life in a remote Chinese village in the early 1970s. This handsomely produced and quite…
WILL "CLONES" SLICE WEB? Among history’s top openers, "Spider-Man" repped a dramatic new high in terms of a single pic’s opening-weekend market share. "Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the…
Dimension Films senior VP of production and development Michael Zoumas has signed on for three more years. Los Angeles-based Zoumas will continue to report to co-prexys Andrew Rona and Brad Weston.