Eighty-five countries are competing for the 2017 foreign-language Oscar, with Yemen submitting an entry for the first time, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said Tuesday.
The drama "The Woman Who Left" ("Ang Babaeng Humayo") by Lav Diaz of the Philippines has won the Golden Lion for best film Saturday at the 2016 Venice International Film Festival.
US whistleblower Edward Snowden and a network of lawyers and refugees who helped him hide in Hong Kong in 2013 provided never-before-heard details about his two weeks on the run in an article...
The world's oldest cinema fair is set to quietly launch its traditional mix of blockbusters and independent productions on Wednesday as Italy recovers from a deadly earthquake.
The 34th Munich Film Festival ended on Saturday with the top prize going to the family drama Forushande (The Salesman) by Iranian director Asghar Farhadi.
Hollywood's most exclusive club opened its ranks Wednesday to hundreds of new members Wednesday in a bid to increase diversity, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said.
A masked man who shot up a cinema in Germany and took hostages was killed by police, and security sources told dpa on Thursday that he was likely a lone perpetrator and not a terrorist.
A masked, armed assailant killed by police after shooting up a German cinema was likely a lone perpetrator and not a terrorist, security sources told dpa on Thursday.
A man suspected of shooting and injuring several people in a German cinema has been shot dead by police, according to the Hesse Interior Ministry.
Several people have been injured in a shooting at a cinema in the south-western German town of Vierheim near Frankfurt, the FAZ newspaper reports Thursday citing police.
Veteran British director Ken Loach lashed out on Sunday at Europe's fiscal austerity and warned it could spur the rise of the far-right when accepting the 2016 Cannes Palme d'Or for best film.
Prizes awarded Sunday at the Cannes Film Festival:
The Cannes Film Festival ends Sunday when the world's leading movie showcase rolls out its prestigious prizes, including the Palme d'Or for best picture.
Leading Iranian director Asghar Farhadi condemned on Saturday the treatment of intellectuals in his country at a Cannes Film Festival press conference marking the premiere of his film about a...
The premieres of two movies about women being assaulted in their homes brought to an end the main competition for the 69th Cannes Film Festival.