Tokyo's Asakusa district was once vaudeville and Moulin Rouge rolled into one. In the years leading up to and following World War II, Asakusa offered a vibrant blend of dance troupes and comedy teams.
IFC Ent. has acquired U.S. rights to 16th-century Finnish supernatural thriller "Sauna."
Regular top level meetings between Russian film industry chiefs and the Kremlin are to be introduced to improve communication and cooperation between movie professionals and senior government…
Kudos Film and Television, the much-feted U.K. shingle responsible for making high-concept TV drama "Life on Mars," has restructured its senior management team.
With the European Film Awards taking place in Copenhagen this year, the European Film Academy has seen fit to honor two producers who have played an indelible role in recent Danish cinema.
Warner Bros. and Red Wagon have lined up Kevin Lima ("Enchanted") to direct "Tom Thumb," a live-action take on the origins of the tiny character.