Hamptons Film Festival director of programming Rajendra Roy has been upped to artistic director. In his new role, Roy will oversee all programming and the entire artistic focus of the festival's…
The government of Catalonia, Spain's richest region, will launch Mesfilms Inversions, a E6 million ($7.5 million) investment fund aimed at co-producing films with international potential.
In New York: The man who won an Oscar for writing "Gosford Park" is on the hot seat now in Great Britain. Julian Fellowes pointed his finger at his country's moviemaking saying it produces…
Thesp Willem Dafoe will receive the career excellence award at this year's Locarno Film Festival. Event, which runs Aug. 2-12, kicks off its 59th edition with the European preem of "Miami Vice," with…
The French box office has notched its biggest first half in nearly a quarter-century, with 103 million tickets sold -- up 17.4% compared with the same period last year.
Anand Tucker will direct "And When Did You Last See Your Father?" for Number 9 Films and FilmFour, with Jim Broadbent and Colin Firth taking the leading roles.
Douglas Mackinnon's "The Flying Scotsman" will open the 60th Edinburgh Film Festival, which will host 34 world and 70 U.K. preems. "The Flying Scotsman" is the true story of Scottish cyclist Graeme…
Even as it basks in the box office glory of "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest," Disney is using the opportunity to tighten its belt. The Mouse House will announce within the next 10 days…
Perhaps the line between HBO's "Entourage" and the real world is getting a little too blurry. On Monday, CNBC anchor Joe Kernen reported that Disney's "Pirates of the Caribbean" sequel defeated…
Lionsgate is picking up Cruise/Wagner-produced remake "The Eye" out of turnaround from Paramount and is negotiating with Jessica Alba to star and French helmers David Moreau and Xavier Palud to…