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After ‘Rust’ shooting New Mexico filmmakers demand change

TAOS, N.M.: Some New Mexico film industry workers are demanding better film training and tougher gun regulations on sets after the shooting death of...

Filmmakers, activists call for climate efforts in Cannes

CANNES: Documentary makers and environmental activists including British teenager Bella Lack on Sunday said they hoped to inspire more efforts on climate change, including...

Riz Ahmed launches fellowship to support Muslim filmmakers

The $25,000 grants will be decided by an advisory committee that includes Mahershala Ali, Ramy Youssef, and Hasan Minhaj

Post-Sundance, female filmmakers find Hollywood dream elusive

LOS ANGELES: Sundance, the premiere US independent film gathering, this week saw a record number of female filmmakers showcased and it has championed women...

In Turkey, worried artists ponder an uncertain future

ISTANBUL, TURKEY: Just a few years ago, Istanbul was one of the world's creative capitals, a buzzing hive where visual artists, writers and filmmakers mingled.

Nokia unveils virtual reality camera for filmmakers

HELSINKI: Finnish telecoms equipment maker Nokia unveiled Wednesday its new virtual-reality camera for professional filmmakers and content creators.

Iranian filmmakers defy regime to foreign acclaim

PARIS: Iranian filmmakers, at home and in exile, are breaking free from restrictions -- imposed both by their repressive government and by audience expectations -- to form a creative wave that is increasingly winning attention internationally.