Cinema Expo honorees 2009
The Slovak film industry is fighting back after two decades spent in the doldrums following the collapse of communism in Czechoslovakia.
With a new name and new program director (Peter Nagel came over from the same job at the Bratislava fest in January), ArtFilm Fest has doubled the number of sidebars (eight this year) and added a…
In keeping with the makeover of the Slovak film biz, the country's long-running sprocket opera is reinventing itself as well, making room to spotlight the local industry in the process.
Walt Disney Pictures has set "Wolverine" stars Taylor Kitsch and Lynn Collins to star in "John Carter of Mars," a fantasy epic that marks the live action directorial debut of "Wall-E" helmer Andrew…
Industrial Light & Magic president Chrissie England will step aside in February, when she'll be replaced by the current executive in charge of production Lynwen Brennan.
"Frost/Nixon" scribe Peter Morgan will join James Bond alums Neal Purvis and Robert Wade to pen the script for the next 007 installment.
Romantic comedy "Unmade Beds" is set to open the Brussels Film Festival June 27.
Joaquin Oristrell will direct "Ados," a teen comedy designed to feed Spain's growing appetite for local laffers.
China's Enlight Media has unveiled an ambitious three-year slate of 40 pics for its distrib and production unit Enlight Pictures.
Helmer Ashutosh Gowariker's epic romance "Jodhaa Akbar" is hotly favored as Bollywood comes to the casino-crazy southern Chinese enclave of Macau, which is hosting the International Indian Film…