The Ontario Media Development Corp. Film Fund has invested C$1.8 million ($1.7 million) in five features and two docs in development or production in Ontario, it was announced Wednesday.
Solid, sympathetic filmmaking with a terrific opening, a powerful closer and good but not extraordinary stuff in between marks "BirdWatchers."
"From Within" joins the "8 Films to Die For" lineup as part of the third annual After Dark Horrorfest.
"Farewell Gulsary" is based on a story by recently deceased Krygyzstan author Chinghiz Aitmatov that was filmed in 1968.
If the popularity of "Twilight" and the Sookie Stackhouse books that inspired this series are any indication, women clearly embrace the romance of guys who suck for more exotic-than-usual reasons…
New Line has extended its output deal with Canuck distributor Alliance Films until fall 2009.
This year the Santa Barbara International Film Fest will award Ed Harris with the third annual Kirk Douglas Award for excellence in film.
Korea's Busan Film Commission and Asian Film Commission Network (AFCNet) will hold the first Film Policy Forum, a two-day confab beginning Oct. 4.