Sony Entertainment Network is planning to launch new local channels and boost the production of feature films made in India.
The New Mexico Legislature has approved two bills to bring the film industry back to the Land of Enchantment, said Nancy Everist, director of the New Mexico Film Office.
"Amelie" and "No Man's Land" may have to duke it out with three other contenders for the foreign-language Oscar, but in Gaul they've won their own kudos.
New Line's controversial healthcare drama "John Q." took the movie-going public hostage over the long Presidents Day weekend with a frame-record $24.1 million in estimated box office.
U.K. cinema admissions were up 29% in January to 15 million tickets sold, the biggest boost since the "The Godfather" was drawing auds in 1972.
Producer Ismail Merchant and director James Ivory will receive this year's Bafta Fellowship, it has been revealed.
In Japan, 2001 could be called the Year of Records. Both local pics and Hollywood blockbusters set new highs, and a whopping 163.28 million tickets were sold, 20.6 % more than in 2000.
As AFMA president and CEO, Jean Prewitt acts as a lobbyist for independent film producers and distributors. Although many indie companies find an economic benefit in producing films abroad, Prewitt…
Robert Altman's "Gosford Park" may be the creation of a great American auteur, yet it could not have been achieved without a huge artistic and financial investment from the British film industry.
Last year's decision to move the British Academy of Film & Television Arts Awards to a month before the Oscars, instead of a few weeks after, has proved an unqualified success.
Dying to see which nominees will be going home with golden BAFTA statues Feb. 24? Well, unless you have a satellite dish that's powerful enough to receive BBC1's local British feed or you happen to…