The Telluride Film Festival has picked Slavoj Zizek at its 35th guest director. The Slovenian-born philosopher, author and cinephile will hand-pick a selection of films to screen at the fest Aug…
On the heels of recent arthouse success and critical acclaim for Romanian films such as last year's Cannes Palme d'Or winner "4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days" and "The Death of Mr. Lazarescu," Film…
FilmAid Intl. will hold the second annual Power of Film Gala, honoring artists and writers with a philanthropic bent to their work, on April 9.
Madonna and Sharon Stone will join forces to do a good deed in a naughty world.
People in Cambodia are remembering Dith Pran as a man who helped awaken the world to the atrocities that happened in Cambodia in the 1970s under the Khmer Rouge.
Lou Ye's "Bitch," Oleg Novkovic's "White, White World" and Benedek Fliegauf's "Womb" are among 15 projects from 14 countries selected for the Cannes Film Festival's fourth Atelier pic focus.
Chile contributes half of the Latin American films chosen for this year's Films in Progress showcase at the Toulouse Rencontres Cinemas d'Amerique Latine.
He's a superhero to rights holders -- but Kryptonite to studios. Last week, attorney Marc Toberoff won a potentially costly "Superman" victory against Warner Bros. for co-creator Jerome Siegel's…
Arts Alliance America has picked up jazz docu "Chops," which follows a group of talented high school musicians as they make their way up the competish circuit from Jacksonville, Fla., to Gotham's…
A group of U.K. directors has launched a formal organization with the goal of securing a standard collective bargaining agreement with British employers.
Showtime's Matt Blank and Disney's Anne Sweeney will receive the Natl. Cable & Telecommunications Assn.'s Vanguard Awards in May. Microsoft's Paul Allen is also among the nine who will be honored by…