Jose Covo, the former head of PolyGram Audiovisual, is to head UFD, Fox's French distribution joint venture with Gallic film group UGC.
"Daredevil" sizzled over the long holiday weekend with a chart-topping $47.3 million in estimated four-day box office, but an East Coast blizzard threw a wet blanket over portions of comix actioner's…
Slovene director von Stefan Arsenijeviè's "[A] Torzija" ([A]Torsion), which scooped the Golden Berlin Bear for Best International Short Feb. 14, will screen in competish at this year's Belgrade Film…
In what has been the most politically-charged Berlin Int'l. Film Festival in recent memory, "In This World," Michael Winterbottom's faux-docu drama about two young Afghani refugees journeying to seek…
Peter Bart - The Backlot
Four Dutch Oscar winners have sent a letter asking the newly forming coalition government in Holland to extend the Dutch tax incentive scheme for film, which expires at year's end.
There were three defining moments in the campaign for this year's British Academy of Film & Television Arts movie kudos, which proved just how seriously Hollywood now takes the event.
In a town on edge, how better to fight Orange Alert blues than Hulk Hands, a Swan Lake Barbie or a Halls of Hogwarts board game? ToyFair, the world's biggest toy trade show, celebrates 100 years when…
Twenty-five years ago a group of students launched Short Film Week in this industrial city four hours south of Paris. That modest initiative has grown into the second best-attended film event in…
Steven Gaydos - Eurotrack
This year's Shanghai Film Festival will boast a distinctly Nordic feel, judging by early indications from the selection committee. Now in its seventh year, SIFF has been criticized for a lack of…