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Former IMF Boss Dominique Strauss-Kahn Acquitted in Pimping Trial

A French court clears the one-time French presidential hopeful and subject of the film 'Welcome to New York' of "aggravated pimping" in connection to sex parties.

Christoph Liedke Joins Wild Bunch Germany

The former Warner Bros. executive will head up theatrical and home entertainment operations at the group, formed through the merger of Wild Bunch's German operations withBerlin-based Senator…

Jacqueline Bisset Defends Her ‘Welcome to New York’ Director Abel Ferrara As “Uncompromising”

The director has been battling with IFC Films, which is releasing his new film inspired by the Dominque Strauss-Kahn scandal.

Abel Ferrara Responds to IFC: “Fire-Bombing Theaters Is Not on My Agenda”

The director believes that championing a filmmaker means "distributing his movie as he intended it to be."

IFC Accuses Director Abel Ferrara of “Slinging Mud and Insults” (Exclusive)

The distributor, which plans to release an R-rated version of the director's 'Welcome to New York,' says the filmmaker refused to make his own edits when offered the chance.

Abel Ferrara Issues Cease and Desist Letter Over IFC Release of ‘Welcome to New York’ (Exclusive)

The director is enraged that the U.S. distributor is releasing a version of the Dominique Strauss-Kahn film that is not his own.

IFC Films’ Jonathan Sehring on ‘Boyhood’s’ Oscar Campaign and ‘Crouching Tiger 2’ Backlash

The indie film veteran, who also runs Sundance Select, dishes on the joys of day-and-date, new distributors like A24 and Bleecker Street and how ?to react when a filmmaker calls you a "punk" and a…

Venice: Abel Ferrara Movie Backer Responds to IFC “Punks” and “Vampires” Rant

"It's very unfair," said Wild Bunch head Vincent Maraval

Venice: Director Abel Ferrara Attacks IFC “Punks” Who “Don’t Give a Shit About Movies”

The controversial director says his distributor is demanding a re-cut of racy 'Welcome to New York'