Italo auteur Nanni Moretti, who is back on the Croisette this year with "Habemum Papam," about a panicked newly elected Pope, is very relaxed about Vatican reactions to his pic.
The Venice Film Festival has run into a major stumbling block in the construction of its new digs, meaning that the Lido's eagerly awaited new Palazzo del Cinema will not be built. At least, not as…
Set decorator Hilton J. Rosemarin, who worked on films including "3 Men and a Baby," "Cocktail" and "The Horse Whisperer," died Sunday, May 8, of brain cancer in Toronto. He was 58.
The first independent sidebar of the Cannes Film Festival, Critics' Week, which brought helmers ranging from Kevin Smith to Denys Arcand into the public eye, celebrates its 50th edition this year.
Camelot Entertainment subsids Camelot Distribution and DarKnight Pictures are bringing a fresh slate to Cannes including Michael F. Sears' romantic drama "A Warrior's Heart," starring "Twilight"…
Bollywood studio Eros Intl. is selling 13 titles at Cannes. Toplining the list is London and Mumbai-set Hindi-language superhero film "Ra.One," a co-production with Bollywood Shah Rukh Khan's Red…
Irish thesp Cillian Murphy ("Tron") is in advanced negotiations to topline "Wayfaring Strangers," a WWII English-language psychological drama-thriller.
In the continuing debate over premium VOD, the National Assn. of Theater Owners responded Thursday to what it called "unsolicited advice" on the issue offered on Wednesday by Time Warner chief Jeff…
ProSight Specialty Insurance and Aon/Albert G. Ruben are launching a comprehensive completion guarantee to cover all risks associated with the filmmaking.
Argentine Hernan Belon, Benin-born Idrissou Mora Kpai and West African rap artist Didier Awadi are among 12 directors selected for Cannes' Les Cinemas du Monde Factory.