Swedish helmer Josef Fares' drama "Zozo" has scooped this year's Nordic Council Film Prize. The $60,000 kudo will be split between writer-director Fares, who gets $40,000, and producer Anna Anthony…
The curtain finally rises on the RomeFilmFest today, starting with a protracted Sean Connery celebration prior to fest opener "Fur," amid hopes that a high-profile shindig in the local film-industry…
Good Morning: "I don't want to be a producer, it just happened this way," claims Warren Beatty, producing and starring in "Bonnie And Clyde." "I'm an actor," he says, also admitting, "and I really…
The 11th Pusan Intl. Film Festival blasted off on Thursday night with a glittering ceremony and an open-air screening of Korean drama "Traces of Love."
Local films soared to a new high in Korea while Hollywood films sank to a new low during September. According to a report by exhib chain CGV, Korean pics amassed a record 82.7% market share in the…
Will 007 hit the great wall? China has suspended the bigscreen bows of "Miami Vice" and "World Trade Center" to make room for propaganda movies, while "Casino Royale" -- skedded to be the first James…
Although he admitted that fest opener "Traces of Love" is heading back into post-production, film's producer Ahn Dong-kyu already has big plans for an English-language remake.
Local major CJ Entertainment has acquired all Korean rights to the six low-budget Chinese-language features made under the Focus First Cuts label.
Jean-Pierre Jeunet will take over from Claude Lelouch as chairman of the Tokyo Intl. Film Festival competition jury, fest officials have announced. Lelouch had to step down because of a change in the…
Distrib IMX will roll out a director's cut of Korean hit "April Snow" to theaters in Fukuoka and Nagoya following its record-breaking bow. The pic recorded 3,492 admissions and a B.O. take of…
The American Chamber of Commerce in China has launched an initiative with central Beijing city authorities to set up a zone downtown where they will crack down on the sale of pirated goods.