New York filmmaker Amos Kollek is in post-production on a documentary for French/German TV channel Arte that takes the pulse of his hometown three months after the World Trade Center terrorist attack.
The studio's plain-speaking distribution topper vows to claim this year's box office market share crown for Warners, a bit of a brave prediction considering the studio ranked third until last…
War. Social and political tension. Economic hardship. Rabid anti-American sentiment in some quarters. The general political and social climate in much of the Middle East is in turmoil, which hardly…
The big winner of this year's 4th Pusan Promotion Plan, Asia's premier meeting place for filmmakers, producers and distribs, was Korea's hottest young helmer Kim Ki-Duk . The PPP is a pre-market for…
This week, the sound you're hearing is rival studio execs gnashing their teeth as B.O. returns roll in on Warner Bros. Pictures' "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone." But as Columbia Pictures has…
David Baddiel, one of the U.K.'s best-known comedians, has hooked up with Winchester Entertainment in a unique venture to develop a slate of comedy movies.
Amid the biggest boom in the history of the country's cinema, the sixth edition of the Pusan Intl. Film Festival (Nov. 9-17) underlined its status as East Asia's leading event, with a rich selection…
The federal government has vowed to protect Oz film and TV from World Trade Organization free trade negotiations after intensive lobbying by the local industry.
The world turns for Universal Pictures. Last year, the studio was an also-ran in the race for overseas market share, but the company's furious assault on the international marketplace has already…
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