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    Vanessa Williams, Rockmond Dunbar Headline Roger Bobb's Feature Directorial Debut "Raising Izzie"

    Casting update on a project first announced in December 2011...

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    'In The Loop' Star Chris Addison, Stand-Up Dara O'Briain & Rising Actress Sarah Solemani Join Michael Winterbottom's 'The King Of Soho'

    We feel fairly confident in saying that Michael Winterbottom, or at least his casting director, is a big comedy fan. His lighter work, like "24 Hour Party People," "A Cock And Bull Story" and "The Trip" didn't just help to launch the big-screen careers of Steve Coog...

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    "The Worlds Of Ousmane Sembène" At Miami (OH) 2nd Annual African Film Festival

    Courtesy of the Black Cinema Center/Archive...

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    Naomie Harris To Play Winnie Mandela Opposite Idris Elba In 'Long Walk To Freedom'; Justin Chadwick In Talks To Direct

    A film adaptation of "Long Walk To Freedom," Nelson Mandela's memoir of his time in prison under South African apartheid, his subsequent release, and rise to the presidency, has been, ironically, a long time coming. Back in the 1990s, "Elizabeth" director Shekhar Kapur was at...

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    Music Box Takes Ira Sachs' 'Keep The Lights On'

    Music Box Films has acquired North American rights for Ira Sachs' "Keep The Lights On," it was announced today.

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    Dept Of Radio, TV & Film At Howard University Presents An Evening w/ Haitian Filmmaker Raoul Peck

    For all of you readers at Howard University, or in the Washington DC area... this should definitely be worth your while, and I encourage you to attend if you can.

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    Watch: Peeta & Caesar Have A Chat In New Clip From 'The Hunger Games'

    We're about two weeks away from "The Hunger Games" unleashing a new franchise upon the world and at the very least, Lionsgate are hoping they have a better weekend than Disney just did with "John Carter" (though, that movie did okay overseas, so it's not going to be quiet...

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    Watch: Clips From 'Killer Joe' & 'Shut Up And The Play The Hits'; Teaser Trailer For 'The Loved Ones'

    Can't be at SXSW? Well, this morning we'll bring a little bit from a couple of the festival favorites to you to check out, along with a trailer for a horror flick that has taken nearly three years to hit U.S. screens.

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    SnagFilms Acquires Four, Including Paul Simon's 'Under African Skies' and Afghanistan's Oscar Entry 'Black Tulip'

    SnagFilms has acquired exclusive digital rights to a number of new films, including "We Made This Movie," directed by "Late Show With David Letterman" executive producer Rob Burnett; drama "Faces in the Mirror," directed by Boyd Tinsley of Dave Matthews Band; and &...

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    SnagFilms Acquires 2012 Sundance Documentary "Under African Skies"

    Adding to an extensive library of recent pickups that includes Alrick Brown's Sundance 2011 award-winning Kinyarwanda, SnagFilms (parent company of indieWIRE) has acquired exclusive rights to another set of 5 documentaries and features, including the 2012 Sundance documentary Under African ...

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