French movies are beating their Hollywood rivals on home turf, with a larger market share for a longer period than they have had in the past decade. Local pics grabbed 52.6% of the market for the…
"Charade" remake "The Truth About Charlie" and "Pay or Play" are the latest Hollywood products to be hawked to Teutonic investors as German film funds continue their investment spree in Hollywood.
The first Indian pavilion at the Cannes Intl. Film Festival conducted $250,000 of business this year, including a number of co-production deals with firms in the U.S., U.K., Germany and France.
Amsterdam-Scandinavian plex builder SF Bio has taken over construction of the 14-screen, 2,700-seat multiplex Bergakungens Salar in Goteberg, Sweden, after Germany's CinemaxX pulled out of the…
The Victorian film and TV industry has received a A$17 million ($9 million) boost to services, production investment and cash flow provisions in the state government budget.
Next year's British Academy Film Awards, known as the BAFTAs, will stay in their new timeslot, a month before the Oscars.
"Dark Blue World" cast a golden glow on Czech box office receipts on its opening weekend. The film by Oscar winner Jan Sverak ("Kolya") broke opening weekend records with nearly 89,000 admissions and…
Fresh from receiving the Palme d'Or for "The Son's Room" from the Cannes Film Festival jury, Italian actor-director Nanni Moretti will see jury duty from the other side -- on the competition panel at…
Italian rock star Luciano Ligabue is going back on his vow never to direct another film, starting work on "From Zero to Ten" this summer.
French mini-major MK2 has notched sales to 40 territories of Michael Haneke's "The Piano Teacher," which scooped the Jury prize as well as acting kudos for stars Isabelle Huppert and Benoit Magimel…
Former Lira Films topper Raymond Danon is taking cinema chain UGC to the Tribunal de Grande Instance (the High Court) to recover 100 million francs ($13 million) he claims he is owed following the…