Sound of Double-O-Heaven: Music of James Bond Electrifies London’s Royal Albert...
by Msravindran on October 5, 2022 at 12:03 pm
The tear-stricken faces peering up adoringly at James Bond producer Michael G. Wilson, seated in the royal box at Royal Albert Hall, during a lengthy standing ovation at “The Sound of 007” concert said it all: It’s not just movie […]
Busan Film Festival Enjoys Warm Opening After Two-Year Hiatus, Industry Turmoil
by Patrick Frater on October 5, 2022 at 10:46 am
“Avatar” producer Jon Landau, Charles Rivkin, chairman of the Motion Picture Association, and the MPA’s Asia regional chief Belinda Lui, were on hand Wednesday in South Korea to tread the red carpet at the Busan International Film […]
Italy’s D’Innocenzo Brothers Shooting Eclectic Crime Series ‘Dostoevskij,’...
by Nvivarelli on October 5, 2022 at 10:00 am
Italian twin directors Damiano and Fabio D’Innocenzo have started shooting in Rome on “Dostoevskij,” an eclectic detective drama involving a policeman with a troubled past. This first TV series written and directed by the […]
‘A Word’ Spin-Off ‘Ralph & Katie’ Insists on Good Vibes Only: TV Review
by Msravindran on October 5, 2022 at 9:22 am
Centred on a chaotic family coming to terms with an autism diagnosis, the Israeli comedy-drama “Yellow Peppers” never aired on British television, but it’s had a pronounced influence on British TV schedules over the past decade. […]
Juliette Binoche, Marion Cotillard Cut Locks of Hair as French Film Industry Rallies to...
by Elskes on October 5, 2022 at 8:42 am
UPDATE: French actors Juliette Binoche, Marion Cotillard, Melanie Laurent, Isabelle Huppert and Charlotte Gainsbourg are among those who have cut off locks of their hair in support of the Iranian protests against the death of Mahsa Amini. In a video […]
Finecut Launching ‘Greenhouse’ at Busan Film Market
by Patrick Frater on October 5, 2022 at 8:03 am
Leading independent sales agency Finecut has picked up rights representation duties for “Greenhouse,” which will play this week in the Busan International Film Festival’s Vision section. The director, Lee Sol-hui previously saw her […]
Banijay Reveals Eco-Friendly Stand for Mipcom (EXCLUSIVE)
by Naman Ramachandran on October 5, 2022 at 8:00 am
Banijay has revealed an eco-friendly stand ahead of the 2022 Mipcom market at Cannes. Located at a prime location in front of Cannes’ Palais des Festivals, the two-floor structure – a re-usable construction made of wood – comprises […]
Busan Asian Cinema Fund Recipient ‘Mariam’ Tackles Plight of Migrant Workers, Illegal...
by Naman Ramachandran on October 5, 2022 at 7:59 am
Arvind Pratap’s “Mariam,” which has post production support from the Busan International Film Festival’s Asian Cinema Fund, tackles a range of social issues in India. Millions of families from rural India move to the big […]
Malala Yousafzai Boards Pakistan’s Oscar Submission ‘Joyland’ as Executive Producer...
by Naman Ramachandran on October 5, 2022 at 7:34 am
Malala Yousafzai, who heads her own film and TV production company, Extracurricular Productions, is joining “Joyland,” Pakistan’s Oscar submission in the international feature category, as an executive producer. The film had its […]