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Locarno Repositions Itself as Forward-Thinking Filmmakers’ Hub

For its 75th edition, Switzerland’s Locarno Film Festival, long known as a global indie cinema temple, is looking to the future while repositioning itself as a forward-thinking hub…

Sanfic Lab Presents Fiction, Doc Projects from Both New and Seasoned Talent (EXCLUSIVE)

Chile’s Santiago Lab, the Santiago Film Festival’s industry initiative to support Ibero-American projects in development has selected 28 titles, 14 fiction and 14 documentaries, culled out of hundreds…

‘CODA’ producer Philippe Rousselet, Jacques Audiard, Hengameh Panahi, Michel Gondry on France’s Revamped Oscar Submission Committee

Philippe Rousselet, Oscar-winning producer of “Coda,” “Paris, 13th District” director Jacques Audiard, sales agent Hengameh Panahi and “Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind” filmmaker Michel Gondry are part…

Norman Lear celebrates 100th birthday by singing ‘That’s Amore’

Norman Lear revolutionized family television in the 1970s with shows such as “Good Times,” “Sanford and Son,” “One Day at a Time” and “Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman.”

Disney Changes Hulu Policies to Accept Political Issues Ads, After Democratic-Fueled Backlash Over Rejection of Abortion and Gun Spots

Hulu will now start accepting ads for political issues, according to Disney — a move that comes after Democrats lambasted Hulu for rejecting ads calling out the GOP…

France Overhauls Oscar Submission Committee

France has rejigged its Oscar submission committee, changing the group that decides which French film to submit for an international feature film Oscar. As part of the overhaul,…

Dems Slam Hulu for Rejecting Issues Ads on Abortion, Guns

Hulu and its corporate parent Disney are facing a backlash kicked off by Democratic leaders who expressed fury over Hulu’s rejection of ads attacking the GOP’s track record…

YouTube Will Remove Videos With Abortion Misinformation

YouTube announced that it will begin cracking down on videos that contain misinformation about abortion. Starting Thursday, “we will remove content that provides instructions for unsafe abortion methods…

Norman Lear and Brent Miller Are Ready to Recreate ‘Maude’ Abortion Episode for ‘Live in Front of a Studio Audience’

Norman Lear knows a thing or two about timely topics. So, what better time than now to recreate the famous “Maude” abortion episode, which originally aired in November…

Georgia’s Six-Week Abortion Ban Will Go Into Effect

A federal appeals court lifted the injunction blocking Georgia’s “heartbeat” abortion ban on Wednesday, which will allow the law to go into effect. The law prohibits abortion after…

Julianne Moore to Head Venice Jury Also Comprising Audrey Diwan, Leila Hatami, Kazuo Ishiguro

Julianne Moore will preside over the main jury of the Venice Film Festival’s upcoming 79th edition. The Oscar-winning U.S. actor, who most recently starred in A24’s “When You…

Here Are the States That Incentivize Filming and Also Outlaw Abortion

In the wake of the Supreme Court’s recent Dobbs decision overturning abortion rights that were established under Roe v. Wade in 1973, Hollywood creatives and bean counters have…