The Venice Film Festival is gearing up for a high-profile edition, with Zhang Yimou on board as jury prexy and Robert Zemekis' 3-D "Beowulf" leading a Hollywood-heavy pack of titles tipped to unspool.
The Cannes Film Festival will host the surprise world premiere Saturday of "Rebellion: The Litvinenko Case." Docu, filmed over the last four years of his life, about the plutonium poisoned Russian…
Cinema Libre, which specializes in social issue movies, will distribute Participant Prods.' doc "Angels in the Dust." Films about Africa and its ills are in fact a hot new area for exploration by…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
The Weinstein Co. has set an overall multipic deal with Exodus Film Group, the private equity animation outfit behind TWC's 2006 animated feature "Hoodwinked" and the upcoming "Igor."
Flashy Fox and steady CBS will once again cross the finish line as winners at the close of a season that produced only a few frosh hits and saw most returning skeins post year-to-year declines.
Hong Kong and Amsterdam-based indie sales agent Fortissimo demonstrated its growing status on the world stage with a bash that was bursting with talent.
Goldie Hawn held court on the Kanaloa yacht Monday, publicizing her directorial debut, "Ashes to Ashes."
The Just for Laughs comedy festival and its founder Gilbert Rozon have been tapped to receive the Banff World Television Festival's Sir Peter Ustinov Comedy Award.
Svensk celebrated its big-budget epic "Arn" on Monday.
Azteca America, U.S. subsid of Mexico's No. 2 net TV Azteca, has named Karen Davis exec VP of marketing. Davis will be based in Azteca America's new Century City offices and report to CEO Adrian…
Sundance fest's John Cooper and legal eagle Craig Emmanuel toast Film Independent at the org's party.