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First Panorama Titles For Berlin Film Festival Have Been Set

The Berlin Film Festival has unveiled the first 11 films that will run in its Panorama section. The fest says two prominent themes have already emerged among the films selected to date: “a fresh historically reflective approach to the history of black people in North America, South America and Africa” and “Europa ... Full story

Asghar Farhadi's Salesman is in Oscar's shortlist

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has announced a shortlist of nine pictures competing for the Best Foreign Language Film category at the 89th Oscars, Asghar Farhadi'e Salesman is among the 9:Australia, “Tanna,” Bentley Dean, Martin Butler, directorsCanada, ... Full story

Asghar Farhadi's Salesman among Golden Globe Awards nominees

Nominations for the 74th Annual Golden Globe Awards were annouced today, Monday December 12th. Asghar Farhadi's Salesman, were among nominees for the best Best Motion Picture – Foreign Language: Best Motion Picture – Foreign Language:“Divines” – France“Elle” – France“Neruda” – Chile“The ... Full story

PRODUCERS GUILD OF AMERICA HONORS "LOVING" WITH 2017 STANLEY KRAMER AWARD

  LOS ANGELES (December 8, 2016) - The Producers Guild of America (PGA), announced today the 2017 Stanley Kramer Award will honor the feature film LOVING produced by Ged Doherty, p.g.a. & Colin Firth, p.g.a.; Sarah Green, p.g.a.; Nancy Buirski, p.g.a.; and Marc Turtletaub, p.g.a. & ... Full story

Andrzej Wajda’s Afterimage, Poland’s 2017 Oscar Submission And The Swan Song Of The Late Great Filmmaker

Afterimage marks the final film by late Polish film director Andrzej Wajda who died in early October at the age of 90 from pulmonary failure.  Four of his movies were nominated for best foreign language Oscars: 1975’s The Promised Land, 1979’s The Maids of Wilko, 1981’s Man ... Full story

Alleged Corruption Charges Has Chinese Detain Senior Executive at Alibaba Pictures

A senior executive at Alibaba Pictures has been detained by Chinese police under alleged corruption charges. According to local Chinese media reports, Kong Qi, a VP of Alibaba Pictures and general manager of Tao Piaopiao, the company’s online ticketing service, was detained ... Full story

First Greenlit Regional Scripted Commision For Fox Networks Group Europe & Africa

Fox Networks Group Europe and Africa has greenlit its first regional scripted commission The Nine (working title), from Rogue creator Matthew Parkhill and American Odyssey producer Simon Maxwell. The new 8×60 drama, described as an intense, character-driven espionage thriller, will air on Fox in more than 50 European and African ... Full story

Sling TV will have a Cloud Bases DVR starting December

Sling TV will be rolling out a cloud base DVR beta program.Available starting in December, the cloud DVR beta program will roll out first on Roku streaming players and Roku TVs. Customers who subscribe to Sling Orange and/or Sling Blue ... Full story

Sling TV adding NBA TV to its line-up

 Sling TV has added NBA TV, the National Basketball Association’s 24-hour digital television network, to Sports Extras. ·         More than 95 professional basketball games – NBA TV brings live professional basketball games to Sling TV subscribers at home and on the ... Full story

Zeynab Movahed, a female Iranian painter talks about her style and life as an artist

Born in Tehran, in 1981, Zeynab Movahed is a female Iranian painter with a very unique style and voice. In 2007, she received her Bachelors of Arts degree in painting from Art & Architectural Azad University in Tehran. Then in ... Full story

China’s Anhui Xinke Acquires Voltage Pictures For $350M

Nicolas Chartier’s Voltage Pictures is reportedly the latest Hollywood firm to come under Chinese control. Anhui Xinke New Materials, a company primarily involved in copper processing and manufacturing wires and cables, has acquired an 80% stake in Midnight Investments, the owner of finance, ... Full story

Producer Adi Shankar Pens An Open Letter To Hollywood Addressing Trump

Speaking out after the election of Donald Trump, the executive producer of Lone Survivor and A Walk Among the Tombstonessaid that “entertainment without meaning is now not only vapid, it is passively supporting the politics of oppression.” His fear for the industry, he ... Full story

Watch election day developments on Sling TV for free

For the election day you can use Sling TV for free to follow all the development and receive the latest results: ·         All of Sling Orange, FREE – The free preview will also include News Extra, and will run from 9 ... Full story

Sling TV new channels

Sling TV has added a few new channls to its line-up in October: ·         Cheddar–-Delivering live news about innovative products, technologies and services from New York City, Cheddar is a 24/7 live linear network, now exclusively available on Sling TV. Cheddar ... Full story

Dalian Wanda Offers Up Even Bigger Incentives For Hollywood Productions

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — Wang Jianlin, chairman of the Dalian Wanda Group, the Chinese conglomerate that is emerging — controversially — as a superpower in the entertainment business, sat in an opulent armchair at the Peninsula Hotel here on Sunday ... Full story

SHORTSHD™ AND HISPANIC HERITAGE FOUNDATION ANNOUNCE WINNERS OF SHORT FILM AWARD COMPETITION

Los Angeles September 26, 2016—ShortsHD™, the world’s only Short Movie Channel (www.shorts.tv), has just announced the winners of the Hispanic Heritage Short Film Award Competition. The competition, in partnership with the Hispanic Heritage Foundation (HHF), received over 900 film submissions. ... Full story

RED DIGITAL CINEMA WILL SHOW THE ENTIRE LINE OF DSMC2 CAMERAS AT CINEC 2016

RED Digital Cinema is heading to CINEC from September 17-19 with Teltec (Hall 2, Stand C01). Those attending the show will have an opportunity to see RED’s entire line of DSMC2TM cameras – RED RAVEN™ 4.5K, SCARLET-W 5K, WEAPON® 6K, WEAPON ... Full story

IRISH SCREEN AMERICA LAUNCHES 2016 PROGRAM

Irish Screen America, the annual festival that acts as a transatlantic bridge between the thriving Irish film industry and American audiences, has revealed its program for its 2016 event. Presented with the support of Glucksman House Ireland, the bicoastal festival ... Full story

Two Films By Arab Filmmakers Earn Four Awards at the Final Cut in Venice Workshop

Cairo, Egypt -- Within the events of the 4th Venice Final Cut Workshop at the 73rd Venice International Film Festival, the two Arab film projects Obscure by Syrian Director Soudade Kaadan and Ghost Hunting by Palestinian director Raed Andoni have won 4 awards that will provide support for ... Full story

AUDIENCE AND JURY AWARDS ANNOUNCED FOR 2016 PORTLAND FILM FESTIVAL

The 4th Annual Portland Film Festival announced today the feature film and short film recipients of this year's awards in theAudience, Grand Jury, Director's Choice, and Screenplay categories.As in previous years, juries of leading industry experts and esteemed filmmakers determined Jury ... Full story

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