Thesp Morgan Freeman will be guest of honor at AfroFest, Brazil's first Afro-Brazilian/African-American film fest, which starts in Rio de Janeiro Thursday and runs through May 2.
German director Volker Schlondorff will receive the Officier de la Legion d'honneur award at the end of April from the French ambassador in Berlin.
Senator Entertainment has sold a 10-movie package to German pubcaster ZDF.
Circling 6 nominations, New Line's "The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Rings" will head into MTV's upcoming 2002 Movie Awards with the most kudos for any film.
"Montrak Transistor," tale of a young Thai traveling-show performer, has been given a Directors Fortnight slot at next month's Cannes Film Festival.
South African production company Red Pepper has closed a co-production deal with Canadian company Partners in Motion for a documentary on Nelson Mandela.
On the eve of the Cannes Film Festival's competition announcement Wednesday, word has surfaced that Canadian filmmaker Atom Egoyan's latest pic, "Ararat," starring such ensemble cast members as…
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Jim Caviezel ("The Count of Monte Cristo") will topline "Rebels," Walden Media's historical drama to begin lensing in late July.
Having long lagged behind the other major studios when it comes to launching innovative Internet campaigns for its pics, DreamWorks may be catching up.
Madstone means business. The 2-year-old shingle has acquired Dan Talbot's New Yorker Films, which since 1965 has distributed groundbreaking independent pics from Jean-Luc Godard's "Breathless" to…
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