Film producers, financiers and media analysts from Madrid to Munich insist that last week's changeover to a common European currency will be remembered as an economic non-event -- not unlike the Y2K…
"Shrek," "Harry Potter" and "The Lord of the Rings" ruled the box office like playground bullies in 2001, generating close to 10% of the year's overall $8 billion take and kicking off lucrative pic…
In most respects, the 2002 Sundance Film Festival should be business as usual. Independent films still face a tough market, no one will get enough sleep and founder Robert Redford, who skipped the…
In 1999, acclaimed musicvideo helmer Spike Jonze scored big with his debut feature "Being John Malkovich." Since then, the arthouse business has opened its arms to directors with similar pedigrees…
Kiwi screenwriters are sharpening their pencils this southern summer as seasoned professionals head Down Under to workshop local scripts.
With the Taliban regime toppled, local filmmakers and actors are shooting the first Afghan film in 10 years.
Holland's largest film event, the Intl. Film Festival Rotterdam, has selected 16 titles, six of them world premieres, for the VPRO Tiger Awards Competition.
Thesps Cameron Diaz, Mel Gibson, Josh Hartnett, Kate Hudson, Martin Sheen and Sela Ward will serve as presenters at the 59th Golden Globe Awards on Jan 20.
Imax shares were up significantly Tuesday after the giant-screen exhib retired another $42 million in debt.
Helmer Tony Scott's thriller "Spy Game" will not be released in Oslo, after Oslo Municipal Cinemas refused to sign an agreement with the Norwegian Distributors' Association fixing film rentals.
Helkon Media, the latest publicly-listed German film group to be hit by the economic downturn, is cutting up to 17 staff.