Industries & Festivals

Big Hollywood auction to feature nearly 1,700 lots
on June 18, 2016 at 3:37 pm

Big Hollywood auction to feature nearly 1,700 lots

On June 29-30 -July 1, a Hollywood Auction 83 will take place, and it will feature almost 1,700 noteworthy lots.

FAA gives “green light” to use drones on movie sets
on September 26, 2014 at 3:55 pm

FAA gives “green light” to use drones on movie sets

Federal Aviation Administration has allowed six companies to use drone for commercial use, namely on movie sets.

Chinese Visual Festival announces its rich 2014 edition
on April 10, 2014 at 11:12 pm

Chinese Visual Festival announces its rich 2014 edition

The festival will welcome two of the most important filmmakers in modern independent Chinese language cinema

Censurados Film Festival – focusing on banned and forbidden films
on February 12, 2014 at 12:45 pm

Censurados Film Festival – focusing on banned and forbidden films

A lot of films in different times were banned for different reasons. Censurados film festival plans to help these films to find their audiences.

High taxes push away TV, film production from Hollywood
on February 3, 2014 at 10:17 am

High taxes push away TV, film production from Hollywood

Due to high taxes, film and TV productions are leaving Hollywood, attracted by better conditions in other U.S. states.

Why Chinese films not appealing to international audiences?
on November 19, 2013 at 1:09 pm

Why Chinese films not appealing to international audiences?

Asian cinema expert James Mudge talks to BZFilm, and explains why China has yet to make movies that are appealing to international audiences.

Study on top Hollywood moneymakers released – PHOTOS
on November 14, 2013 at 2:07 pm

Study on top Hollywood moneymakers released – PHOTOS

The website the-numbers.com examined box office and video sales data from the past three years for a Bankability Index study.

American Film Market distributors only interested in buying films with stars?
on November 13, 2013 at 6:02 pm

American Film Market distributors only interested in buying films with stars?

“Bradley Cooper, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence or Carey Mulligan, they came out of nowhere and now you can package them.”

Paramount Executive: Virtually no feature films are shot in LA anymore
on November 13, 2013 at 5:30 pm

Paramount Executive: Virtually no feature films are shot in LA anymore

Paramount Pictures exec Randy Baumberger said attempt to give tax incentives to film studios hardly enough to keep movie productions from fleeing the state.

Romanian filmmakers worried about proposed change to film fund law
on November 13, 2013 at 5:20 pm

Romanian filmmakers worried about proposed change to film fund law

Romanian filmmakers are concerned about plans to change the film funding system in the country.