Rendez-Vous With French Cinema, an annual showcase of French filmmaking, has been set for Feb. 28-March 11 at Gotham's Walter Reade Theater and at the IFC Center.
"Sakuran," the debut feature by photog Mika Ninagawa, has been selected in the Berlin Film Festival's Special section, distrib Asmik Ace has announced.
OK, the results are in. But who voted? The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences consists of 5,830 voting members in 16 branches. Of those, the largest group is actors, with 1,251 voting thesps.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences will assemble arbitration boards to figure out the eligibility of producers of "The Departed" and "Little Miss Sunshine," both of which were listed as…
Studio tallies are difficult, thanks to shared films and conglom shifts. Warner Bros. can puff out its chest and easily boast that it has a hand in 18 noms. Viacom should be happy, given the number…
Eros Intl., the vertically integrated Indian movie group based in London, is to give an 1,100-print release to its newest acquisition, "Salaam-e-ishq."
Bilingual action-comedy "Bon Cop, Bad Cop" and Rwanda-set romantic drama "A Sunday in Kigali" are the frontrunners at the Jutra Awards, the Quebec film awards, snaring 12 nominations each Tuesday.
Despite the overwhelming number of specialty films that received Oscar attention, it's only "The Departed" -- the one best picture nominee to have grossed over $100 million -- that's getting a huge…
Three novels tubthumped at Barcelona's 2nd MIDA Ibero-American Audiovisual Rights Market have been optioned by Spanish pic producers for big screen adaptations.
"Hounddog" is an indigestible gumbo of Southern Gothic ingredients seasoned with snake oil, biblical hash and thoroughly unpalatable spice. Aside from Dakota Fanning and the controversy, the film has…