Nordic Talents pitch selects 15

Nordisk Film & TV Fond has unveiled the list of Nordic graduation students and their projects running for the $30,000 (NOK250,000) pitch prize and $6,000 (Nok 50,000) special mention prize at Nordic ...

BBC Worldwide North America Acquires Director John Boorman’s Final Film Queen And Country

BBC Worldwide North America announced today the acquisition of Queen And Country, the latest film by five-time Academy Award nominated director and writer John Boorman (Hope and Glory, Excalibur, The ...

"A Bitter Taste of Freedom" is a Personal Portrait of a Late Friend and a Nation That's Lost Its Way

Forgive my usual instinct to compare new films with old, and docs with narratives, but going into Marina Goldovskaya's new documentary, "A Bitter Taste of Freedom," I couldn't help but think of Joel ...

John Mackenzie obituary

Film director whose career took him from gritty television plays to Hollywood thrillers People who talk wistfully of the "golden age of British television drama" are often accused of viewing the past ...

John Mackenzie obituary

Film director whose career took him from gritty television plays to Hollywood thrillers People who talk wistfully of the "golden age of British television drama" are often accused of viewing the past ...

A Devastated London in Director Mo Ali's Gang Thriller Shank

Shank BannerMo Ali's first film is a futuristic titled called Shank. The film takes place five years from now in a fantasy created London, where gangs rule the streets. The chances that London, ...

Swizz Beatz Urges Viewers Of Haiti Telethon: 'You Should Donate'

The producer of the Jay-z, Rihanna, The Edge and Bono collaboration 'Stranded (Haiti Mon Amour)' encourages global participation. By Shaheem Reid, with additional reporting by Sway Calloway and Gil ...

Jay-z, U2, Rihanna Team Up For Haiti Telethon

Producer Swizz Beatz helped create 'Stranded (Haiti Mon Amour).' By Shaheem Reid Bono, Jay-z and Rihanna perform on "Hope for Haiti Now" Photo: Dave M. Benett/ Getty Images Jay-z, U2 and Rihanna ...