With Syria's civil war spilling across its borders and Islamic State militants beheading captives in their self-declared caliphate, it is little wonder Syrian movies have had pride of a place at an independent film festival in Turkey.
05 Mar 2015 13:55
Martin Meredith, one of the most prolific writers on all things African, takes readers in his new book on a 5,000-year journey through the continent, which remains the world's poorest despite fabulous natural wealth.
05 Mar 2015 12:05
Author Elizabeth McCracken won the annual Story Prize for short fiction on Wednesday for "Thunderstruck and Other Stories," her collection of tales about life-altering experiences and loss.
05 Mar 2015 11:21
TODAY reports: Organisers are touting new initiatives, new galleries and new ideas.
05 Mar 2015 09:41
Singapore film producer and distributor MM2 Asia says it has signed a term sheet to buy a 51 per cent stake in Singapore-based animation company Vividthree Production.