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INTRAMOVIES SCORES SALES ON ISRAEL'S OSCAR CANDIDATE ‘ASIA' ALONG WITH ITALIAN TITLES

Italian sales company Intramovies has scored some fresh sales on Israeli writer-director Ruthy Pribar's mother-daughter drama “Asia,”...

ARGENTINE GENRE POWERHOUSE CRUDO'S JIMENA MONTEOLIVA TO ADAPT HIT NOVEL ‘LA VIRGEN CABEZA'

An icon of Latin American genre movie production, Crudo Films, the Buenos Aires-based production house headed by Jimena Monteoliva...

 
 
 

TAIWAN ORIGINALS GET TAICCA SHOWCASE AT ATF'S VIRTUAL MARKET

Taiwan has become a production destination of choice for regional pay-TV and streaming platforms to shoot Mandarin-language content...

PHARRELL WILLIAMS LAUNCHES BLACK AMBITION NON-PROFIT INITIATIVE

Pharrell Williams has announced Black Ambition, a non-profit initiative that aims to provide a bridge to success for Black and Latinx...

 
 
 

‘ZAMA' PRODUCER VANIA CATANI SETS ‘SUPER POWERS,' RAMPS UP SLATE OF NEW BRAZILIAN FEMALE DIRECTORS

Bananeira Filmes' Vania Catani, a producer on Lucrecia Martel's “Zama” and Lisandro Alonso's “Eureka,” is set to produce Anne Guimaraes'...

TRUMP CLAIMS HE'LL VETO DEFENSE SPENDING BILL UNLESS CONGRESS REPEALS LEGAL SHIELD FOR SOCIAL MEDIA COMPANIES

President Trump, upset that Twitter and Facebook have been fact-checking his conspiracy theories alleging widespread fraud in the 2020...

 
 
 

ANDALUSIA DELIVERS CREATIVE FILMMAKERS, FINANCING, STUNNING LOCATIONS, TALENTED CREW

Spain's Oscar entry, “The Endless Trench,” a multi-award-winning feature from the Basque trio of Aitor Arregi, Jon Garaño and Jose...

ANGEL PARRA TALKS NEW DOC ‘FREE WAY' ON CATALAN CUISINE, RAUL BALAM AND ADDICTION

Having premiered in San Sebastian's Culinary Zinema and passed through Canada's Devour Film Festival, Festimania Films' latest documentary...

 
 
 

ARGENTINA SHOWCASES 10 NEW DRAMA SERIES AS TALENT MOVES INTO TV

As Argentina state film finance has dwindled, Argentine writers and directors are looking ever more to drama series creation as an...

‘WONDER WOMAN 1984' EYES EARLY DEBUT ON DEMAND IN U.K

“Wonder Woman 1984” will play in cinemas in the U.K. for just one month from Dec. 16 before potentially getting a premium video-on-demand...

 
 
 

HAYAO MIYAZAKI'S ‘PONYO' SCORES VERY BELATED CHINA THEATRICAL RELEASE

Chinese cinema-goers found out Tuesday they will have the option to swim into 2021 with Miyazaki Hayao's 2008 animated fantasy film...

‘GERMAN DOCTOR'S' NATALIA OREIRO, ‘EL MARGINAL'S' JUAN MINUJIN SET FOR ‘BYPASS, ALMOST DEAD'

Natalia Oreiro and Juan Minujín are set to star in “Bypass: Almost Dead”. Adapting the original Basque film “Bypass,” the first feature...

 
 
 

VENTANA SUR: SPAIN'S KILLER DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS SPAN FULL REALM OF THE FANTASTIC

From a twisty cabin-in-the-woods to a brutal Basque fairytale and a musical combining flamenco and vampires, Ventana Sur's “Window...

THE OPEN REEL CLOSES BRACE OF SALES ON ‘BOY MEETS BOY,' ‘GUARDIAN ANGEL'

Italy's The Open Reel has closed several international theatrical and VOD rights deals, an increasingly popular combination as questions...

 
 
 

STARZ LAUNCHES STREAMING SERVICE LIONSGATE PLAY IN INDIA WITH ‘NO MAN'S LAND,' ‘LOVE LIFE'

Global streaming platform Starz formally launched its direct-to-consumer OTT app Lionsgate Play in India on Wednesday, after a Beta...

BTS, K-POP ALLOWED TO EXTEND DELAY TO KOREAN MILITARY SERVICE

South Korean lawmakers on Tuesday completed passage of an amendment to existing legislation and will allow some K-pop stars exemption...

 
 
 

URUGUAY BOOSTS REBATES FOR INTERNATIONAL SHOOTS, CO-PRODUCTIONS

Uruguay's government has announced new and ambitious film-TV legislation aimed at converting the small Latin American nation into a...

‘THE WANDERING EARTH' SEQUEL SETS CHINESE NEW YEAR 2023 RELEASE DATE

Director Frant Gwo has announced that the sequel to his sci-fi hit “The Wandering Earth,” China's third highest grossing film of all...

 
 
 

APPLE NAMES DISNEY PLUS THE APPLE TV APP OF THE YEAR

Apple recognized Disney Plus as the best Apple TV app of 2020 - an award capping a year of monster growth for the Mouse House's streaming...

MARK HAMILL, WHOOPI GOLDBERG, MORGAN FREEMAN BLAST SAG-AFTRA HEALTH PLAN CUTS

Mark Hamill, Whoopi Goldberg and Morgan Freeman and a dozen other high-profile SAG-AFTRA members are blasting upcoming benefit cuts...

 
 
 



Charlie Brooker is making a mockumentary about 2020

Charlie Brooker is making a mockumentary about 2020

Black Mirror creator Charlie Brooker is working on a mockumentary about the dystopian year that is 2020. The news was confirmed by Hugh Grant, who revealed his casting in the... Read more ...

L'Officiel Hommes Italia

L'Officiel Hommes Italia

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'Van Helsing' Reboot Will Tap 'The Conjuring' Director James Wan as Producer

'Van Helsing' Reboot Will Tap 'The Conjuring' Director James Wan as Producer

While Universal 's Dark Universe plans have failed to take off, the film studio is nevertheless refusing to give up on its individual titles. According to new reports, the... Read more ...

‘The Bachelorette' recap: Tayshia's suitors expose themselves

‘The Bachelorette' recap: Tayshia's suitors expose themselves

There was yet another nudity-based group date. Read more ...

McDonald's Pokes Fun at the Monolith With Drive Thru Tweet

McDonald's Pokes Fun at the Monolith With Drive Thru Tweet

With the mysterious monolith appearing and disappearing in both Utah, and now Romania , theorists are going crazy trying to solve the origins of the metal pillar. Looking to... Read more ...

Chrissy Teigen And John Legend Share What Helps Them Through Dark Times

Chrissy Teigen And John Legend Share What Helps Them Through Dark Times

The couple opened up about grief, support systems and giving back during the holiday season. Read more ...

Peter Dinklage Is Set To Star in the 'The Toxic Avenger' Reboot

Peter Dinklage Is Set To Star in the 'The Toxic Avenger' Reboot

According to reports , Peter Dinklage is now set to star as Toxie in a reboot of The Toxic Avenger. With director Macon Blair already attached, the project will be a... Read more ...

Oscars 2021: ‘In-person telecast will happen,' Academy says

Oscars 2021: ‘In-person telecast will happen,' Academy says

Sorry Oscar hopefuls, you'll have to ditch your Zoom pajama pants and glam up for the Academy Awards. Read more ...

Aliens, a marketing ploy, or an artist? Another monolith appears in Romania

Aliens, a marketing ploy, or an artist? Another monolith appears in Romania

Two weeks ago , officers from the Utah Department of Public Safety found a mysterious metal monolith in the middle of the desert while out counting sheep with wildlife... Read more ...

Elliot Page Comes Out In Moving Instagram Post: “I Love That I Am Trans”

Elliot Page Comes Out In Moving Instagram Post: “I Love That I Am Trans”

Elliot Page, Oscar-nominated Canadian star of Umbrella Academy and Juno , has come out as transgender on Instagram today, writing: “I want to share with you that I am trans, my... Read more ...