The Dubai Film Festival is joining a campaign for world peace.
Helmer Stephen Hopkins ("Californication," "24") is set to make romantic comedy "Chasing Bohemia" via his new Brazil-based shingle GreenGo Prods.
Woody Allen's "Vicky Cristina Barcelona," Jonathon Demme's "Rachel Getting Married" and Brad Anderson's "Transsiberian" are among the 350 international films screening at the Rio de Janeiro Film…
Beastie Boy Adam Yauch's Oscilloscope Pictures and the newly formed MSNBC Films have acquired "Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father." Pic is MSNBC Films' first acquisition.
Nicolas Cage has signed on to reteam with director Dominic Sena for the supernatural thriller "Season of the Witch" for Relativity Media.
Sony Screen Gems' Samuel L. Jackson thriller "Lakeview Terrace" easily debuted at No. 1 over the weekend, while Focus Features' "Burn After Reading" continued to fan the flames in its soph sesh.
Laurent Cantet's "Entre les murs" (The Class) has been picked to represent France in the race for nomination in the foreign-language film category at the 81st Academy Awards while Bent Hamer's "O'…
"Paraguayan Hammock," the first 35mm all-Paraguay feature since the '70s, has won the 6th Luis Bunuel Award. Runners up were Guillermo del Toro's "Pan's Labyrinth" and Lucia Puenzo's "XXY."
Gabriel Rojas' "Karen Cries in a Bus," and Maria Zamora's genre-grafting love triangle tale, "Bunker," figure among projects at the San Sebastian's Colombia-Spain Co-Production Meeting.
U.K. production shingle Film and Music Ent. has added a string of European co-productions to its lengthy slate.
Aussie genre pics of the 1970s and '80s get a rip-roaring salute in "Not Quite Hollywood," complete with endorsement by Quentin Tarantino as chief onscreen fanboy.