One of the most hotly anticipated Arab world films, Nabil Ayouch's "Whatever Lola Wants," will receive a special screening at next month's 7th Marrakech Intl. Film Festival, which opens Dec. 7 with…
Sandrine Bonnaire ("Intimate Strangers") will star alongside Swiss-German actor Bruno Ganz ("Downfall") in scribe Caroline Bottaro's helming debut.
The Stockholm Film Festival, which wrapped Saturday, set a new audience record this year. There were 125,000 tickets sold, which is an increase of 7% compared with last year.
Par's new tech division, Paramount Digital Entertainment, has struck a deal with Hungama Mobile to develop and distribute Paramount-branded mobile and interactive content in India.
Seven key Spanish arthouse film companies, including Pedro and Agustin Almodovar's El Deseo, have teamed to create Filmin.es, an ambitious Internet movie portal aimed at the indie film community.
Maverick distaff helmer Handan Ipekci again tackles big issues with her melodramatic but important expose on honor killings, "Hidden Faces."
The Motion Picture Assn. and Singapore's Media Development Authority will today bow the Center for Content Protection covering the Asia-Pacific region.
Leave it to showbiz types to turn picket lines into street theater -- and quite the social scene.
Warner Bros. Animation has struck a deal with "Hi Hi Puffy AmiYumi" creator Sam Register to develop and produce projects for the studio.
Liev Schreiber will do the "Repossession Mambo" with Jude Law and Forest Whitaker for Universal.
Spry nonagenarian Maria Altmann, a Viennese Jew who escaped to California to avoid the Holocaust, is the charismatic heart of "Stealing Klimt," a straightforward and engrossing account of how Altmann…