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‘R#J’: Film Review | Sundance 2021

Desktop film promoter Timur Bekmambetov produces an update of 'Romeo and Juliet' for the Instagram age, mixing Spotify playlists with Shakespearean dialogue in 'R#J.'

MTV’s ‘Scream’ Co-Stars Team for Lockdown Short From Producer Timur Bekmambetov (Exclusive)

MTV 'Scream' co-stars Carlson Young and John Karna are teaming for lockdown short 'Love in Isolation' from producer Timur Bekmambetov.

Roskino Unveils Program for Russia’s First Digital Content Market

Roskino has unveiled the program for Russia's first digital content market, the Key Buyers Event. Filmmaker Timur Bekmembetov is among the speakers.

‘Current War’ Team Talks “Blessing” of “Second Chance” Director’s Cut After Weinstein Fallout

'The Current War's' writer, producers and star Benedict Cumberbatch spoke about the "blessing" of getting a "second chance" at releasing the former Weinstein Company film about Thomas Edison and…

‘Unfriended: Dark Web’: Fantasia Review

First-timer Stephen Susco directs 'Unfriended: Dark Web,' the sequel to the surprise hit all-on-a-laptop thriller 'Unfriended.'

Russian Companies Surprised to Be on The Weinstein Co.’s Creditor List

Timur Bekmambetov's Russian company Bazelevs is also listed among TWC's creditors.

Berlin: ‘Profile’ Wins Panorama Audience Award

Timur Bekmambetov's thriller about a journalist who goes undercover as a radicalized Muslim convert unfolds entirely on the computer screen.

Berlin Hidden Gem: ‘Profile’ Offers a Fresh Take on Digital Deception

An unconventional drama about a woman pretending to be a radicalized Muslim, Timur Bekmambetov's film plays out entirely on computer screens.

‘Profile’: Film Review | Berlin 2018

Genre specialist Timur Bekmambetov explores the grave phenomenon of young European women being recruited as Jihadi brides in 'Profile,' a thriller that unfolds entirely on the computer screen of an…

Russia Box Office: Patriotic Film Has Lackluster Opening Despite Government Support

The government's order that cinemas allocate 35 percent of all screenings to the historic space epic 'Time of the First,' produced by Timur Bekmambetov, didn't help it much.

Russia to Force Theaters to Give Patriotic Local Film a Wider Release Than ‘Fate of the Furious’

The Kremlin had originally planned to push back the eighth installment in the 'Fast & Furious' franchise to prevent it competing with a local patriotic space epic bowing in Russia the week before.

China’s Ulan Culture Media, Russia’s Yellow, Black & White to Adapt Sitcom ‘How I Became a Russian’

It will be the first-ever project of its kind, implemented jointly by the two countries.