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Filmart: iTunes Singapore to showcase local films

Filmart: iTunes Singapore to showcase local films Exclusive: First titles to be featured on digital platform include Plame d’Or winner Ilo Ilo [pictured]. Mocha Chai Laboratories founder Chai Yee Wei’s new company A Little Seed has announced it is ...

Media Luna, International Sales Agent in Guadalajara

Media Luna's lineup of predominantly women-centric and Spanish language films is very attractive for Ficg's upcoming market this March 6 - 16th. "Flocking" by Beata Gårdeler won the Crystal Bear for ...

Singapore Film Festival unveils line-up

Singapore Film Festival unveils line-up Mda-backed Sgiff (Dec 4-14) is part of Singapore Media Festival. The 25th Singapore International Film Festival (Sgiff) has announced its line-up with 147 films from 50 countries. After a hiatus of ...

Singapore fest unveils line-up

Singapore fest unveils line-up Unlucky Plaza to open festival; 147 films from 50 countries. The 25th Singapore International Film Festival (Sgiff) has announced its line-up with 147 films from 50 countries. After a hiatus of two ...

Singapore filmmakers protest doc ban

Singapore filmmakers protest doc ban A group of Singaporean filmmakers including Anthony Chen, Boo Junfeng, Royston Tan and Kelvin Tong has issued a statement protesting the local ban of Tan Pin Pin’s documentary To Singapore With Love. ...

Toronto Film Festival completes lineup

The lineups for the Mavericks, Discovery, and Tiff Kids parts of the Toronto Film Festival were announced, wrapping up a series of lineup announcements for the Toronto International Film Festival. ...

Palme d’Or Winner, Studio Ghibli Pair, “St. Vincent” & “Song of the Sea” Among Tiff’s Final Wave Items

Bill Murray is coming to Toronto folks. Actually, the film he stars in (Theodore Melfi’s St. Vincent) is having its official World Premiere launch at the jaw-dropping 285 feature film 2014 Tiff ...

Tiff 2014: 'St. Vincent', Francos 'Fury', Cannes Palme d'Or Winner and New Ghibli Added to Lineup

The 2014 Toronto Film Festival lineup got a lot stronger this morning by adding several new titles to the Special Presentations, Masters, Documentaries, Vanguard and Contemporary World Cinema ...

Toronto unveils Discovery, Mavericks

Toronto unveils Discovery, Mavericks Bill Murray starrer St. Vincent will premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival as part of this week’s wave of programming that includes Discovery. The Discovery section includes the ...

Global Showbiz Briefs: Apple TV Adds Vivendi Watchever, Singapore Censorship

Apple TV Adds Video Streaming Service Watchever In Germany Apple TV has added access to Vivendi’s streaming video subscription service Watchever in Germany. The move could open the door to more ...

Refn To Produce Aussie Drug Feature

Danish producer Lene Børglum, Australian producer Sue Milliken ("Black Robe," "Paradise Road"), and "Drive" director Nicolas Winding Refn are all seat to team on a drug running feature. English ...

Watch: Sizzle Reel For Stanley Kubrick & Nicolas Winding Refn Cinematographer Larry Smith As He Plans Directorial Debut

There a few people who boast working with both Stanley Kubrick and Nicolas Winding Refn, and one of them is cinematographer Larry Smith. Starting his career as the chief electrician on "Barry Lyndon," ...

Global Showbiz Briefs: A+E Names Intl. VP, Singapore Bans Film

A+E Names Sally Habbershaw International VP Sally Habbershaw has joined A+E Networks as VP international programming, production and operations. Based in New York, Habbershaw will manage teams ...

Singapore's Sex. Violence. Familyvalues Banned For Racial Content

Despite the individual short films that make up Ken Kwek's Sex. Violence. FamilyValues having already screened in festivals around the globe - where people apparently had no issue with the content - ...

2012 Sydney Underground Film Festival: Official Lineup

The 6th annual Sydney Underground Film Festival is taking over all three screens of the Factory Theatre for a blow-out four-day event on Sept. 6-9. Making it’s World Premiere at the fest on the 8th ...

Kidnapper (2010) Movie Review

It’s somewhat of a mystery why Singaporean writer director Kelvin Tong isn’t better known than he is, having helmed one of the better modern Asian ghost films in “The Maid”, found success with romance ...