Like foals learning to trot, Oscar campaigners last week made their first awkward attempts at generating buzz.
A good cast led by Helena Bonham Carter, Olivia Williams and Paul Bettany brings elegance but not much passion to "The Heart of Me," an English chamber drama set pre- and post-WWII in which two…
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Paramount's upcoming "Narc" has all the earmarks of the typical indie success story -- edgy low-budget project wows Sundance, gets picked up by a major studio and winds up slotted for a prestigious…
Is there a Mediaset film style? In Italy, its sister distrib Medusa has put its weight behind Roberto Benigni's "Pinocchio" and also is financing Franco Zeffirelli's biopic "Callas Forever" and vet…
While other French filmmakers lose sleep over the industrywide cash crisis affecting production, "Amelie" producer Claudie Ossard can rest easy.
With its glamorous cast of French femme thesps, Francois Ozon's "8 Women" is one of the most hyped pics to come out to France this year and is the hot favorite to be France's Oscar contender. A…
A succession of purges worthy of the French revolution is reshaping the cash-strapped Gallic movie biz.
Taiwanese animation houses will receive a massive shot in the arm as politicos begin to implement a $1.1 billion plan to stimulate the industry, with the ultimate goal of positioning Taiwan as a key…
Denver Intl. Film Festival this week will focus on Chinese cinema for the first time in its 25-year history.
In its 50th-anni year, French cinephile magazine Positif -- with a circulation of 10,000 -- has come to the rescue of a struggling filmmaker named Steven Spielberg.
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