Guinean helmer Cheick Fantamady Camara's impressive debut feature proposes a romantic twist on the standby theme of African cinema, traditionalism vs. modernism, as a lovestruck cartoonist learns the…
Spike Lee brought some movie talent wattage to the Mip TV mart Tuesday, when he came to endorse Babelgum, the latest venture by Italy's newest media magnate Silvio Scaglia.
Warner Independent Pictures has inked its first bona fide first-look deal, pacting with Albert Berger and Ron Yerxa. Duo's Bona Fide Prods. -- home of indie hit "Little Miss Sunshine" -- has signed a…
A worthy addition to the steadily increasing array of docs about life and strife in post-Katrina New Orleans, "Kamp Katrina" is a frequently affecting but nonjudgmental look at a makeshift…
"Pavlov's Dogs," veteran Finnish documentarian Arto Halonen's beautifully crafted study of Russian showman/psychologist Sergei Knyazev, fascinates on multiple levels. In addition to the novelty value…
New Line has set Eric Bana and Rachel McAdams as traveling companions in "The Time Traveler's Wife," the Robert Schwentke-directed adaptation of the bestselling Audrey Niffenegger novel. Shooting's…
As part of Canada's celebration of Hong Kong's 10th anni rejoining China, the first University of Toronto Film Festival "Hong Kong Films: 10 Years After" was launched Monday.
The U.K. Film Council has announced its latest round of prints and advertising awards, including a $600,000 injection into the coffers of UPI to assist with the distribution of Zhang Yimou's Chinese…
An unexpected breakdown in talks between AT&T and the holding company of Telecom Italia over a stake in the Italian telecom-and-TV giant has once again thrusted Silvio Berlusconi's name into the…
The Karlovy Vary fest will honor Czech animator Bretislav Pojar with a Crystal Globe for artistic achievement when it unspools June 29-July 7.
The Singapore Intl. Film Fest, which got under way today, celebrates its 20th edition shaped by the twin forces of censorship and a crop of new helmers.