Broad Green Pictures (BGP) and filmscience have announced that Patrick Stewart has joined the cast of Jeremy Saulnier’s Green Room.
IFC Films has snapped up US rights to David Gordon Green’s drama Manglehorn starring Al Pacino that premiered in Venice and Toronto.
Game of Thrones star joins supernatural thriller, based on an original idea by David S Goyer.
Mark Duplass has been confirmed as one of four daily keynote speakers at SXSW.
The fifth Underwire Festival, which showcases shorts made by female filmmakers, will run Nov 11-15 at The Yard Theatre in Hackney Wick, London.
Finnish documentary expert Leena Pasanen has been appointed as the first non-German in the almost 60-year history of DOK Leipzig to succeed Claas Danielsen as its festival director.
Kate Winslet and Judy Davis lead cast of the new film from director Jocelyn Moorhouse.
Days of Glory director and American Psycho producer to receive career achievement awards.
Romantic drama stars Ben Kingsley and Patricia Clarkson.
Winning projects announced for the Irish Film Board low budget dilmmaking scheme, Catalyst Project.
TIFFCOM: South Korean sales company Finecut has announced a raft of deals led by romantic comedy Fashion King.
Conferences company Winston Baker has struck a national partnership with TrueSpark, a non-profit educational charity that engages teens about positive character through films.
Three to five films will make it to nominations stage.
French actress known for roles in The Piano Teacher and Amour to preside over festival jury.
A total of 17 co-productions received a share of $5.8m
Production underway on All Roads Lead to Rome.
Walt Disney Animation Studios has revealed plans for the CG comedy adventure Moana.
Voltage Pictures to begin sales on horror remake based on the original Eli Roth script.
Hollywood Film Festival executive director Jon Fitzgerald has announced the event’s winners.
Tommy Lee Jones’ The Homesman has slotted into AFI FEST as an additional Centerpiece Gala.
We Are Colony has released Giacomo Cimini’s ambitious, award-winning sci-fi short The Nostalgist starring Lambert Wilson (Of Gods and Men) and Samuel Joslin (The Impossible, Paddington).
Some of India’s leading filmmakers discussed the country’s lack of creative screenwriters during a Mumbai Film Festival panel discussion.
Laura Poitras’ Citizenfour, the remarkable documentary about NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden, had its UK premiere at the BFI London Film Festival last night, in an event that was broadcast live to 70 cinemas across the UK.
Colette Naufal talks about building the Beirut International Film Festival.
Eli Roth and his Santiago-based partner Nicolas Lopez talk to Jeremy Kay about how they are reinventing the rules of film-making and turning their energy and ideas into a genre boom in Chile
As the UK’s event-cinema sector flourishes, Andreas Wiseman explores growth areas and potential for cannibalisation of film-going.
Billy Elliot, André Rieu and Monty Python are leading the charge for the growth of event cinema.
Clare Stewart, director of BFI London Film Festival, tells Michael Rosser that a revamped programming approach is paying off.
Opportunities are opening up to restore classic assets on new formats - but film restoration is an art form in danger. Ann-Marie Corvin reports from Screen International and Broadcast’s Restoration & Archive Forum
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Paramount’s reboot dethrones Gone Girl with a $7.7m (£4.8m) debut, including previews; Fox’s Gone Girl reaches $22.8m (£14.1m); Munro Films’ Northern Soul records highest three-day opening weekend gross for a British film opening in under 100 sites.
Leonardo Guerra Seragnoli’s debut drama Last Summer combines an impressive production team and cast with an intriguing premise.
Writer Jack Thorne and director Tom Harper have reunited once again – this time for the micro-budget political thriller War Book, which received its world premiere at the BFI London Film Festival.
The Emmy-winning, Mexican-born director of TV animation makes his feature directorial debut on the Fox release – guided by none other than Guillermo del Toro.