Haneke's 'WHITE RIBBON' Wins Cannes' Palme d'Or
by BWW News Desk - May 24, 2009

Variety is reporting that Michael Haneke's 'The White Ribbon,' the black-and-white drama set in a rural German village on the eve of WWI, received the Palme d'Or from the jury of the 62nd Cannes Film Festival on Sunday. The trade paper also reports that Sony Pictures Classics nabbed the North American rights to the film before the festival. (more...)

Museum Of The Moving Image Announces Events For Grand Reopening
by BWW News Desk - Dec 22, 2010

Rochelle Slovin, Director of Museum of the Moving Image, today announced the complete schedule for the screenings and programs that will celebrate the grand re-opening of America's only museum dedicated to film, television, and digital media. (more...)

Museum Of The Moving Image Announces Events For Grand Reopening
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2011

Rochelle Slovin, Director of Museum of the Moving Image, today announced the complete schedule for the screenings and programs that will celebrate the grand re-opening of America's only museum dedicated to film, television, and digital media. (more...)

Film Society of Lincoln Center Announces Asian Film Festival, 6/29-7/15
by Movies News Desk - May 10, 2012

The Film Society of Lincoln Center and Subway Cinema with programming support from Japan Society previewed some major highlights for this year's New York Asian Film Festival (June 29 - July 15). (more...)

Film Society of Lincoln Center Announces Asian Film Festival, 6/29-7/15
by BWW News Desk - Jun 29, 2012

The Film Society of Lincoln Center and Subway Cinema with programming support from Japan Society previewed some major highlights for this year's New York Asian Film Festival (June 29 - July 15). (more...)

Tom Hanks to Host National Geographic Docu-Drama KILLING LINCOLN
by TV News Desk - Sep 13, 2012

National Geographic Channel President Howard T. Owens announced today that actor, producer, writer and director Tom Hanks is joining the two-hour television event KILLING LINCOLN from executive producers Ridley Scott and Tony Scott's Scott Free Productions. (more...)

VIDEO: New International Trailer for Thriller STOKER
by - Oct 4, 2012

Fox Searchlight Pictures has debuted a new international trailer for Park Chan-wook's thriller STOKER, coming to theaters on March 1 and starring Nicole Kidman, Mia Wasikowska, Matthew Goode, Dermot Mulroney, Jacki Weaver, Alden Ehrenreich and Lucas Till. Get a first look below! (more...)

The Weinstein Company Acquires Rights to Thriller SNOWPIERCER
by Movies News Desk - Nov 12, 2012

The Weinstein Company (TWC) announced today they have acquired rights for the US, Canada, UK, Australia, New Zealand, and South Africa to Bong Joon Ho's upcoming post-apocalyptic action thriller, SNOWPIERCER. (more...)

Charlize Theron to Star in SYMPATHY FOR LADY VENGEANCE Adaptation
by Movies News Desk - Nov 28, 2012

Charlize Theron has officially signed on to star in the upcoming American adaptation of SYMPATHY FOR LADY VENGEANCE, the final film in Park Chan-Wook's South Korean trilogy. (more...)

LOVELACE, jOBS, & More Added to 2013 Sundance Film Festival Lineup
by Movies News Desk - Dec 3, 2012

Sundance Institute announced today the films selected to screen in the out-of-competition Premieres and Documentary Premieres sections of the 2013 Sundance Film Festival, January 17-27 in Park City, Salt Lake City, Ogden and Sundance, Utah. (more...)

FSLC to Launch Daily Radio Show from Sundance Film Festival
by Movies News Desk - Jan 16, 2013

The Film Society of Lincoln Center will kick off a daily radio program tomorrow from the 2013 Sundance Film Festival called Film Society's Daily Buzz with Eugene Hernandez. The daily radio show, recorded live each morning at the Village at the Lift on Main St. in Park City is hosted by the Film Society of Lincoln Center's Eugene Hernandez, a co-founder of Indiewire who is celebrating his 20th anniversary of attending the festival. (more...)

VIDEO: First Look at Nicole Kidman in STOKER
by Movies News Desk - Jan 18, 2013

A new clip for Fox Searchlight Pictures' STOKER has been revealed. Directed by Park Chan-wook, the thriller is opening in theaters on March 1 and stars Nicole Kidman, Mia Wasikowska, Matthew Goode, Dermot Mulroney, Jacki Weaver, Alden Ehrenreich and Lucas Till. Check out the clip below! (more...)

Tom Hanks Narrates National Geographic Channel's KILLING LINCOLN, Premiering 2/17
by TV News Desk - Jan 24, 2013

Premiering during Presidents Day Weekend on Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 8 p.m. ET/PT, and encoring at 10 p.m., National Geographic Channel's first original scripted drama, Killing Lincoln, presents one of the most significant events in our country's history. (more...)

Tom Hanks Narrates National Geographic Channel's KILLING LINCOLN, Premiering Today
by TV News Desk - Feb 17, 2013

Premiering during Presidents Day Weekend tonight, February 17, 2013 at 8 p.m. ET/PT, and encoring at 10 p.m., National Geographic Channel's first original scripted drama, Killing Lincoln, presents one of the most significant events in our country's history. (more...)

STOKER Director Park Chan-wook to Appear at Retrospective Opening at Moving Image, 2/28
by Movies News Desk - Feb 21, 2013

Park Chan-wook, the South Korean director best known for his provocative and thrilling Vengeance Trilogy, will be the subject of a retrospective at Museum of the Moving Image from February 28 through March 3, 2013. The series, which is presented in cooperation with The Korea Society, includes four feature films and three rarely screened short films. It opens with a personal appearance by the director at a preview screening of his latest film, Stoker-his first English language picture-which stars Mia Wasikowska and Nicole Kidman, and is being released by Fox Searchlight Pictures in theaters nationwide on March 1. (more...)

Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 2/23/2013
by - Feb 23, 2013

BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 2/23/2013. (more...)

STOKER Director Park Chan-wook Appears at Retrospective Opening at Moving Image Today
by Movies News Desk - Feb 28, 2013

Park Chan-wook, the South Korean director best known for his provocative and thrilling Vengeance Trilogy, will be the subject of a retrospective at Museum of the Moving Image from today, February 28 through March 3, 2013. The series, which is presented in cooperation with The Korea Society, includes four feature films and three rarely screened short films. It opens with a personal appearance by the director at a preview screening of his latest film, Stoker-his first English language picture-which stars Mia Wasikowska and Nicole Kidman, and is being released by Fox Searchlight Pictures in theaters nationwide on March 1. (more...)

Film Society of Lincoln Center to Honor Jackie Chan, 6/10 & 11
by Movies News Desk - May 13, 2013

The Film Society of Lincoln Center and New York Asian Film Festival announced the details today for a rare series of appearances by international film icon, Jackie Chan on June 10 and 11, followed by the largest retrospective of his films ever held in North America (June 23-27). (more...)

Film Society of Lincoln Center Announces 2013 New York Asian Film Festival Lineup
by Movies News Desk - Jun 3, 2013

The Film Society of Lincoln Center and Subway Cinema in association with Japan Society announce the full schedule today for the 2013 New York Asian Film Festival (NYAFF) which will screen June 28 - July 15. The popular film festival will showcase over 60 feature films with filmmakers and celebrity guests travelling from Korea, Hong Kong and Taiwan to attend the festival. Also announced were special focuses for this year's edition of NYAFF including a celebration of the career of Korean star Ryoo Seung-Beom and new works from the Philippines (joining the previously announced focuses on Hong Kong cinema, Taiwan pulp and a salute to Well Go USA). (more...)

Film Society of Lincoln Center Honors Jackie Chan Tonight
by Movies News Desk - Jun 10, 2013

The Film Society of Lincoln Center and New York Asian Film Festival present a rare series of appearances by international film icon, Jackie Chan tonight, June 10 and the 11th, followed by the largest retrospective of his films ever held in North America (June 23-27). (more...)