Ase Kleveland, managing director of the Swedish Film Institute, has taken over as chairman of Scandinavian Films, the promotional organization of the government film bodies in Denmark, Finland…
Golden Cairo Prize for feature was nabbed by Greece's "The Canary Yellow Bicycle" by Dimitris Starvrakas, the silver went to Sweden's "Star Sisters" by Tobias Falk, and the bronze to "A Monkey's…
Copenhagen-based Filmkontakt Nord -- the Scandinavian center of shorts and documentaries -- has canceled this year's Nordic Panorama Forum mart due to lack of cash.
Organizers have unveiled a lineup of 70 documentaries from around the world for the eighth annual Hot Docs Canadian Intl. Documentary Festival, April 30-May 6 in Toronto.
Germany's Gemini Film and International West Pictures will shoot "Joe and Max," the story of 1930s heavyweight boxers Max Schmeling and Joe Louis, next month in Berlin.
It's a tricky time to be part of Vivendi Universal's trans-Atlantic operation. Stateside, the Hollywood studio has been jittery about the merger with Vivendi, despite a string of hits.
The new AMC-owned, 18-screen Hebron City Cinema on the outskirts of Stockholm is finding itself on the wrong side of the distribution war for the Swedish market.
Hoyts Cinemas announced Tuesday that it has affiliated with growing Internet ticketing service MovieTickets.com.
Following three straight quarters of increasing profitability for Lions Gate Entertainment, CEO Jon Feltheimer has signed a new multiyear contract. He was named to his post last March.
What's a maturing film company to do when it wants to take the next step and begin generating its own films? Matthew Stillman, managing director of Prague-based Stillking Films, turned the company's…
Austrian filmmakers are beginning to find greater commercial success in their home country, and it's coming not a moment too soon. A year after national elections put a nationalist political party in…