The National Film and Video Foundation is bringing the best local product to lawmakers during a Parliamentary Festival of South African film to encourage them to fund the industry.
Kathleen Courtney has been named executive veep of physical production for indie finance, production and international sales outfit the Film Department.
Sony Pictures Entertainment Japan and game maker Capcom will jointly produce feature toon "Biohazard: Degeneration," based on the "Resident Evil" films and games, the partners said Monday.
High-flying adventure makes an awkward crash landing in Nipponese actioner "Midnight Eagle."
Marcus H. Rosenmueller, whose debut "Grave Decisions" won this year's Deutscher Filmpreis for helmer, has received $1.7 million production support from public funding orgs for his next pic, "Die…
David Letterman's production company Worldwide Pants is off and running with a new, as-yet-untitled feature documentary about teenagers running for public office.
Newcomer Ed Hogg will topline "White Lightnin'," a $2 million budgeted feature about the life of Appalachian mountain dancer Jesco White, written by the founders of hipster bible Vice magazine.
German distrib Telepool has tapped former Kinowelt Intl. exec Anja Uecker to oversee international theatrical sales.
Turkey's 44th national Antalya Golden Orange Film Festival and its younger concurrent partner the 3rd International Eurasia closed Sunday night with top awards respectively for Semih Kaplanoglu's…
Radu Jude's Romanian short "The Tube With a Hat" won the Grand Prix in the international section at the short film fest in Uppsala.
The acclaimed comic-drama "Slings & Arrows" is going out with a bang.