"Fekete kefe" (Black Brush), helmer Vranik Roland's dark comic drama about fraudulent chimney sweeps in modern-day Hungary, won film honors at the 36th Hungarian Film Festival, which wrapped Tuesday…
New films involving Gillian Armstrong, Jan Chapman, Geoffrey Wright, Jan Sardi and Michael Jenkins secured investment Wednesday from the Film Finance Corp. Australia.
Samuel Goldwyn Films and Sony have jointly pacted to buy worldwide rights to writer-helmer Noah Baumbach's Sundance competish pic "The Squid and the Whale."
Penelope Cruz will topline Pedro Almodovar's next film -- once he's chosen it. There are two candidates, Almodovar's producer and brother Agustin told Daily Variety: "Volver" (Return), a comedy, and…
Israeli documentarian Dov Gil-Har follows his 2001 "Sleeping With the Enemy" -- which concerned a peace mission bringing Israelis and Palestinians together in Japan --with the sobering "Behind Enemy…
The suggestion blind justice may sometimes be too blind for its own good burns at the heart of "After Innocence," a powerfully affecting documentary on the subject of wrongful convictions overturned…
Hal Hartley fans hoping he would regain his footing with "The Girl From Monday" after his woeful "No Such Thing" will have to wait a while longer. Nonetheless, the ever-exploring Hartley's latest has…
Sent to Iraq to research a film about Saddam Hussein's trial, BBC journalist Sean McAllister instead found himself palling around with a celebrity pianist dubbed "The Liberace of Baghdad." Resulting…
Salma Hayek and Quentin Tarantino will serve as honorary co-chairs of the 20th IFP Independent Spirit Awards. Hayek and Tarantino are also aboard to present at the Feb. 26 kudocast. . .
French-language Quebec pics again dominated the nominations for Canadian film kudos the Genie Awards. All six leading nominees are made-in-Quebec productions and five of the six are French-lingo pics.
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