Cash-starved European filmmakers will soon be able to turn to a venture capital fund being set up by the European Investment Bank, European Culture Commissioner Viviane Reding announced Tuesday. The…
Anjelica Huston will adapt and direct "A Time to Be Born," from the Dawn Powell novel of the same name, for Julia Roberts' Revolution-based Shoelace Productions. Shoelace's Deb Schindler will oversee…
Oz film production dropped by 10 features this year compared to 1999, according to the Australian Film Commission's annual production report. But due to the $26 million budget for Fox's "Moulin…
Universal Focus will release the drama "The Long Run," which stars Oscar nominee Armin Mueller-Stahl ("Shine") and Paterson Joseph ("The Beach") and is directed by Jean Stewart. Title is slated for…
Local company ScreenCorp is poised to begin production in early 2001 on "Batavia," a $30 million feature charting the maiden voyage of a Dutch ship wrecked off the West Australian coast 400 years ago.
A year after the Nortel Networks Palm Springs Intl. Film Festival celebrated its 11th anniversary, the event has descended into chaos with the resignation of executive director Craig Prater, head…
Ster Century has become the largest multiplex operator in Warsaw with the opening of its third multiplex -- a 3,300-seat 14-screener.
Discussions about re-rigging the movie industry's ratings system seem to be intensifying, with a strong push to refine the popular R rating category, according to several industry sources.
Director Baz Luhrmann delivered a harried two-minute speech Tuesday night in front of 1,200 people on the past, present and future of Australian filmmaking. Luhrmann was speaking at the second…
Fledgling theatrical distributor SPI hit the top box office spot in Poland for the second time in a month.
The Los Angeles Independent Film Festival has not only received a new name, but a new face as well. Since the fest, now dubbed the Los Angeles Film Festival, changed hands in August landing in the…
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