Elephant Eye Films has closed a clutch of deals for helmer Lee Daniels' buzz Sundance pic "Precious: Based on the novel 'Push' by Sapphire."
If "Love, American Style" had cross-pollinated with "Red Shoe Diaries" and the whole thing had been baked into an inedible "American Pie," you'd have something close to helmer Gene Rhee's ostensible…
The 19th Yubari Fantastic Film Festival today awarded its Grand Prix to Yu Irie's "SR: Saitama's Rapper," a dramady about musicians in a province bordering Tokyo that is the local equivalent of New…
Guatemalan Julio Hernandez Cordon ("Gasolina") and Chile's Esteban Larrain ("Alice in the Land") are among six young filmmakers selected for the Cannes Festival's 18th Cinefondation Residence.
"An Englishman in New York" brings John Hurt's now-classic imagining of "Britain's most famous homosexual," wit Quentin Crisp, to a satisfying, mellow close.
The 29th Fantasporto Oporto Film Festival, Portugal's biggest fest, wrapped Sunday with Bill Plympton's animation feature "Idiots and Angels" taking the Grand Prize and screenplay award in the…
Alexander Payne is putting the finishing touches on the social satire "Downsizing," a script about miniature people, and has put together a big-name cast.
The eighth Tribeca Film Festival will open April 22 with Woody Allen's "Whatever Works."
Any similarities between the two pics may be purely coincidental, but "Echelon Conspiracy" plays an awful lot like a direct-to-vid knockoff of last year's "Eagle Eye."
Helmer Henrik Ruben Genz's dark comedy "Terribly Happy" was the big winner at Denmark's Bodil film awards handed out by the country's critics in Copenhagen on Sunday night.
Russia's powerful new television and cinema producers association has recommended a ceiling on thesps' pay among limits for seven categories of actors and crew as the economic crisis worsens.