9 hrs ago
The Daily Star
'The Artist' director calls Barroso French jibe 'shameful'
PARIS: France's Michel Hazanavicius, whose silent film "The Artist" won the best film and best director Oscars last year, said France's insistence on protecting European cinema from Hollywood is justified.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
Village excited by visit of Hollywood stars
HOLLYWOOD stars descended on a Chilterns village to shoot scenes for a new film, writes Sian Gordon.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Silent film meets fable, to captivating effect
June 14--At first glance, "Blancanieves" looks like a gimmick: It's a Spanish film based loosely on the story of Snow White, and it's photographed to resemble a black-and-white silent film from the earliest days of narrative cinema.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
French love of film threatens trade talks
In a world awash with the influence of Hollywood, the French film and television industry is something of an exception.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Euro Filmmakers Frustrated In Bid To Keep Culture Out Of U.S. Trade Talks
The Foreign Affairs Council of the European Union will meet on Friday to discuss proposed trade talks between the EU and the U.S. which could result in the removal of trade barriers between the world's two biggest economies.
France threatens veto of U.S.-European trade deal
A cloud is hanging over free trade discussions between the European Union and the United after France said it would veto any deal that includes the film, radio or TV industries.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
Hollywood Meets Sussex: Clooney And Co Shoot 'The Monuments Men' [Pictures]
The glamour of Hollywood comes to Rye in Sussex as upcoming George Clooney film 'The Monuments Men' is shot on location.
Milla Jovovich is a tangerine dream at Armani party
Celebrities gathered for an exclusive One Night Only party with Giorgio Armani on Wednesday night in Rome.
Tue Jun 04, 2013
Hollywood stars try out local gym
Clooney and Damon are filming scenes at the Imperial War Museum Duxford for World War II movie, The Monuments Men.
Hollywood activist Cromwell takes lead
James Cromwell has one of the best-known faces in film and television and, at more than 2m tall, one of the most recognisable physiques.
Sat Jun 01, 2013
Populaire - review
Populaire, starring DA©borah FranA ois, BA©rA©nice Bejo, Romain Duris and a typewriter, is a 2013 French take on the Hollywood romantic comedies of the 1950s Link to video: Populaire: watch BA©rA©nice Bejo in a clip from the French comedy There was an old but not inaccurate joke that romantic movies from the Soviet Union ... (more)
Fri May 31, 2013
The Globe and Mail
Blancanieves: Gorgeous enough to make you want to kiss the screen
Spanish director Pablo Berger's silent, black-and-white adaptation of the fairy tale Snow White, which swept Spain's Goya Awards and has attracted an enthusiastic following on the international festival circuit, is gorgeous enough to make you want to kiss the screen.
Thu May 30, 2013
George Clooney and Matt Damon brings English country village to a standstill as they shoot new film
Locals in a Buckinghamshire village were left stunned on Thursday after they spotted Hollywood A-listers George Clooney and Matt Damon shooting their new movie.
Populaire review: As delightful as The Artist, with a leading lady to ...
Not since The Artist has there been a French film as delightful or commercial as Populaire.
Wed May 29, 2013
Images of innovation
Reflecting the move away from convention in the festival as a whole this year's Cannes jury, headed by Steven Spielberg, unanimously awarded the Palme d'Or to the French Tunisian director Abdellatif Kechiche's Blue Is The Warmest Colour.
Tue May 28, 2013
Iran film fetches award for Bejo
Bejo, 36, who was catapulted to international stardom with the hit French silent movie "The Artist", plays a wife who asks her estranged husband to return from Iran to finalise their divorce.
Sun May 26, 2013
(Cannes) Berenice Bejo wins best actress
French actress Berenice Bejo won the prize for best actress at the Cannes Film Festival for her role in Iranian director Asghar Farhadi's film "The Past.'' Bejo, who made her name in the hit French silent movie "The Artist'', plays a wife who asks her estranged husband to return from Iran to finalise their divorce in the Paris-set family ... (more)
Cannes 2013: landmark lesbian romance Blue is the Warmest Colour wins the Palme d'Or
Abdellatif Kechiche's epic and explicit love story beats the Coen brothers into second place, while Bruce Dern wins out over Michael Douglas for best actor and Amat Escalante surprise victor for best director It was a fitting end to the week in which gay marriage was legalised in France; Abdellatif Kechiche's same-sex love story La Vie D'Adele ... (more)
Sat May 25, 2013
Harvey Weinstein Closes Prolific Cannes With Deals For...
EXCLUSIVE : As the Cannes Film Festival announces the winners of the fest's competing films, the big winner in the market portion of the festival is Harvey Weinstein, hands down.
Berenice Bejo: 'The Artist was a gift. But I thought I was really good'
When BA©rA©nice Bejo was young, her sister sat her down and told her: "BA©rA©nice, I love you.