The Gauteng Film Commission has expressed its concern about a "unilateral" increase in the permit tariff charged for filming on public roads in Johannesburg that was announced by city authorities…
Danish duo Thomas Glud and Lars Wass' "Getting Out" (Vaek fra spajald), about a teenager's shot at TV fame, won the C$5,000 ($4,880) audience award at the 14th Worldwide Short Film Festival on Sunday…
The Melbourne Intl. Film Festival will open July 25 with "Not Quite Hollywood," a local documentary that received coin from the fest's Premiere Fund launched a year ago.
Featuring the main market in the U.S. dedicated to Brazilian pics, the 12th edition of the Brazilian Film Festival in Miami (Braff Miami) wrapped June 7 with Mauro Lima's "My Name Ain't Johnny"…
Michaelle McLean, director of the Toronto Documentary Forum, the two-day market and pitching event hosted by Hot Docs, announced Monday she is stepping down after nine years.
Kevin Spacey will lead the ensemble cast of indie "Shrink," a Jonas Pate-directed drama that has just begun production in Los Angeles.
Worldwide cinema ticket sales and box office grosses both increased in 2007, according to research released Monday by U.K.-based cinema analysts Dodona Research.
The Women," Diane English's remake of the 1939 MGM classic, revives a relatively obscure subgenre of the so-called "woman's film": the female ensemble. Its purpose was to elevate the traditional…
Doc filmmakers are filmmakers with a passion for their craft. And they are always scrambling for money. They max out on their credit cards. An ATM spits out that last "insufficient funds" slip. But…
Malcolm Reeve has been named chief operating officer of Scott Free, the film and TV production company founded by Ridley and Tony Scott.
When Women in Film calls, Hollywood likes to answer. WIF supports charities that can't afford their own PSAs by corralling showbiz folk to donate their time and filmmaking talent.