An "epic" prequel to the Mad Max film franchise starring Hollywood super star Chris Hemsworth will be filmed in NSW, pumping $350 million into the state's economy.
Helen McCrory, the British actress known for playing steely female characters on stage and screen, has died of cancer at 52.
Indiana Jones has gained a "Fleabag". Phoebe Waller-Bridge will join 78-year-old Harrison Ford for the famed archeologist’s fifth big screen outing.
A consistent flow of screen projects could provide enough work for a Dunedin-based film crew year-round.
Courtroom drama "The Trial of the Chicago 7" and jazz period film "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom" were the big winners at the Screen Actors Guild awards, while Schitt's Creek won best TV comedy.
With a career-best performance from Anthony Hopkins as a dementia sufferer, The Father is a film that might sound at first like generic Oscar bait, yet it’s such an original and subversive take that any misgivings quickly melt away.
I was less than enamoured by Peter Rabbit when it came out in 2018: it seemed like a crass insult to the memory of Beatrix Potter and the generations who had loved her stories, writes Christine Powley.
The exciting and growing job opportunities in the film industry will be highlighted during a panel discussion as part of the Options 2021 event next week.
A film written by a Central Otago screenwriter about pioneering Dunedin-born surgeon Sir Archibald McIndoe is one step closer.
Hundreds of Central Otago residents have roles as extras in one of the latest productions being filmed in the district.
Filming a Netflix movie in Dunedin will cause some disruption for residents and businesses from Friday, but city councillors are extolling the payoff.
US director Spike Lee has been named president of the jury for the 2021 Cannes Film Festival after last year's event, which Lee was set to chair, was cancelled due to Covid-19.
Oscar-winning filmmaker Taika Waititi has won a Grammy award and reacted in his usual comedic fashion.
Awkwafina’s casting as the awkward dragon Sisu in Raya and the Last Dragon is pure Disney magic, writes Bryan Alexander.
International and local stars working on three major projects are having a ball in the picturesque Deep South.
A plan to develop a massive film park - complete with a replica of a New York park - on the outskirts of Wanaka is being hailed as a game-changer.
Netflix Inc's British royal drama "The Crown," which focused its most recent season on the troubled marriage of Prince Charles and Princess Diana, led the television honors at Hollywood's Golden Globe awards.
Movie stars, lighting equipment and smoke machines seemed somewhat out of place on Dunedin’s otherwise quiet downtown streets.
A Kiwi film about separation and connection has arrived at just the right moment, its co-director tells Tom McKinlay.