Trimark is close to a deal to acquire "Carnivore," an early script by "The Matrix" writer-directors Larry and Andy Wachowski.
Buena Vista Intl. and Columbia TriStar Film Distributors Intl. will terminate their joint distrib venture in Argentina in March of next year, the two companies announced April 1.
DreamWorks will reap Tess Gerritsen's "Harvest," with Mark Pellington ("Arlington Road," "Going All the Way") attached to helm.
As plans move ahead for Warner Village Cinemas' 21-screen megaplex on the historic back lot of Rome's Cinecitta Studios, some of Italy's most renowned filmmakers are protesting the arrival of the…
"KO Girls," one of the most talked about Japanese movies of 1997, was released at 20 cinemas in Taiwan last week, after a successful run in Hong Kong.
Black filmmakers in South Africa have come together to form an association aimed at wresting control of the industry from their white counterparts.
Chay Yew's new drama "Red," which explores the personal impact of China's repressive policies during the early days of Chairman Mao's Cultural Revolution, is like a puzzle one increasingly suspects…
One of the most accessible films to emerge from Bulgaria, this humane, affecting plea for racial and religious tolerance covers familiar territory at times and has a few rough patches but generally…
Screenplay, Ricky Lee, June Lana, Peter Ong Lim. Camera (color/B&W), Rody Lacap; editors, Jess Navarro, Manet Dayrit; music, Nonong Buencamino. Reviewed at Berlin Film Festival (Panorama), Feb. 18…
Give D. Paul Thomas credit for tackling big issues in "The Presentment," which is receiving its world premiere at the Pasadena Playhouse. The drama examines the intersection between the religious and…
Reviewed at Toronto Film Festival (Contemporary World Cinema), Sept. 15, 1998. (Also in Berlin Film Festival --- Panorama.) Running time: 85 MIN.