Hong Kong put a surprising emphasis on experience over youth Tuesday when the new Film Development Council unveiled plans to dish out government cash to the movie industry.
The world preem of Feng Xiaogang's $10 million war pic "Assembly" opens the Pusan Film Festival on Thursday, and the popular Chinese helmer hopes his tale of sacrifice during the Chinese Civil War…
Helmer Jan Schutte's "Love Comes Lately" focuses on an elderly writer and his stories.
"The Blue Hour" is a well-turned, melancholy item set on and around the Los Angeles River.
The Middle and Near East topped the nominations list of the first ever Asia Pacific Screen Awards, a new regional kudofest to be held in Australia's Gold Coast in November.
The Irish Film Board has been awarded an extra Euros 2 million ($2.8 million) from the government to attract foreign films and TV projects to shoot in Ireland.
A barrage of midrange fare, led by "The Brave One," swamped the European box office this weekend, but despite first place finishes for openers in the U.K., Germany, Spain and France, no newcomer…
ContentFilm Intl. has acquired worldwide rights outside Australia and New Zealand to Robert Connolly's upcoming project "Balibo," a true-life thriller starring Anthony LaPaglia.
Jane Tranter, controller BBC Fiction, unveiled the new structure for BBC Films at a confab on Tuesday, re-affirming the BBC's commitment to filmmaking and announcing a sharpened focus on family…
Warner Bros. Ent. Espana and Pedro and Agustin Almodovar's shingle El Deseo have inked a joint development and co-production pact for films in Spain.
Helmer Nikita Mikhalkov, whose "Burnt by the Sun" took the foreign language film Oscar in 1995, will rep Russia for the fourth time with latest pic "12."