Coming-of-age tale "Moonlight" and road movie "American Honey" led the pack of independent films tipped for Oscars glory.
23 november 2016, 20:35"Moonlight" to top Spirit Awards nominations
21 november 2016, 00:04Cruz, Bardem to star in Iranian director's film
16 november 2016, 21:04McConaughey gains weight for his role in 'Gold'
12 august 2016, 16:33'Star Wars' trailer teases return of Darth Vader
06 april 2016, 21:42'Brainy TV' set to triumph over reality's race to the bottom
28 march 2016, 14:07De Niro yanks anti-vaccine documentary from film fest
25 march 2016, 15:13The rise of on-demand viewing divides Hollywood
11 march 2016, 17:43Please forgive me? Egypt customs deface Bryan Adams' guitar
05 march 2016, 15:19Tenor Alagna saves Met Opera but risks his voice
05 march 2016, 15:12Lady Gaga says suffers 'paralyzing fear' from rape
20 january 2016, 17:12Emir Baigazin's The Wounded Angel selected for Berlinale
25 november 2015, 11:22Kazakhstani crew about Bekmambetov's new movie
24 november 2015, 20:03Spectre dubbed in Kazakh in one week
23 november 2015, 17:27La Bayadere premiers at Astana Opera for Christmas
05 november 2015, 13:46Teen fans greet world premiere of final 'Hunger Games' movie
03 november 2015, 13:27Adele breaks record with million song downloads
26 october 2015, 11:51Daniel Craig: is the blond Bond getting bored?
23 october 2015, 14:16Elton John reunites with band for new album
20 october 2015, 14:04Kanye West surprises with two newly-released songs
17 october 2015, 17:42Celine Dion appeal for new songs receives 4,000 submissions
17 october 2015, 16:19Mario Ruiz releases God of War track prior Golovkin-Lemieux fight
15 october 2015, 15:47Spielberg flick brings Soviet spy story to life
12 october 2015, 16:27'The Martian' stranded atop box office
12 october 2015, 13:33Beyonce, Billie Holiday: Michelle Obama reveals favorites
10 october 2015, 14:06P. J. Harvey releases first poetry collection
06 october 2015, 15:11Beyonce in brief superstar collaboration
02 october 2015, 19:51Concert of Sofia Rahman and Tynybekov twins to take place in Almaty and Astana
30 september 2015, 14:42Noreum Machi bring traditional Korean music to Astana Opera on October 4
29 september 2015, 19:40Emir Baigazin to confess his love for Almaty in his new film Over the City
25 september 2015, 18:03Kazakhstani singer Luina fails to advance to Rising Star Turkiye final
21 september 2015, 18:16Yermek Tursunov's Stranger premiers at Toronto Film Festival
21 september 2015, 16:56Kazakh director Bekmambetov's film wins in Toronto
21 september 2015, 16:44Kazakhstan's singer Luina advances in Rising Star Turkiye show
21 september 2015, 16:20Eurasian International Film Festival: from child marriage to art fantasy
21 september 2015, 15:25'Maze Runner' sequel debuts atop N. America box office
15 september 2015, 20:18First Nepali film created with Kazakhstani cinematographer wins FEDEORA award in Venice
10 september 2015, 18:01Karaganda native advances to battle round at Russian Voice contest
05 september 2015, 16:04Britain's Emily Watson to be honoured at San Sebastian festival
05 september 2015, 00:12Astana Opera opens third season with Silk Road Music Festival
05 september 2015, 00:05Yerzhanov's The Owners included in Asian Cinema 100 by BIFF
04 september 2015, 19:20Kazakhstan's popular singer takes part in Rising Star Turkiye contest
03 september 2015, 15:13Legendary American boxer Roy Jones records song about Kazakhstan
03 september 2015, 01:18Satirical Walnut-tree: Nurmukhambetov's film premiers at Busan International Film Festival
03 september 2015, 01:13Emir Baigazin's Wounded Angel to premier in 2016
28 august 2015, 17:04Iran premieres big-budget epic film 'Muhammad'
27 august 2015, 20:07Fight for freedom, fight for Oscar: Kazakhstan nominates Yerzhan Turunov's Stranger
26 august 2015, 12:02Kanye West to be honored at MTV awards
24 august 2015, 20:45Young singer from Kazakhstan wins people's choice award at Junior New Wave singing contest
24 august 2015, 10:49'Straight Outta Compton' outguns box office rivals
15 august 2015, 13:2650 Cent out with song about dark past
For the past 60 years, Chui Hoi has risen in the early hours of the morning to prepare bite-size steamed morsels for his small but popular dim sum restaurant in Hong Kong.
Nearly two centuries ago, Belgium launched continental Europe's first commuter train line connecting Brussels to Mechelen, a small city halfway to the port of Antwerp.
Wrapped tightly in sleeping bags to keep them from freezing in frigid conditions, Australian winemaker Sirromet's bottles slowly make their way across the vast Mongolian landscape on the back of a yak.
In the lush, green hills of northern Thailand, a woman painstakingly picks coffee beans out of a pile of elephant dung, an essential part of making one the world's most expensive beverages.
Some 200,000 people joined a candlelight procession marking a watershed mass protest 25 years ago that helped bring down the Berlin Wall a month later.
The Eiffel Tower is the most visited monument in the world that charges for entrance. Here is a factfile on France's iconic building.
With her blotted red lipstick, perky coiffed curls and fitted 1940s skirt suit, Constanze Pelzer looks like she's stepped off a World War II film set. From head to toe, the 49-year-old German is the picture of 1940s elegance -- from the little glasses and striking jewellery to her red sling-backs, her entire outfit is authentic.
At the start of September 1914, after just one month of war in Europe, the German army were at the gates of Paris. The word on the street was that Emperor Wilhelm II had already booked a dinner table on the Champs-Elysees.
The choppers swoop in, dumping insecticide over a plague-stricken village in Madagascar's stunning central highlands.
In a cramped backstage area at New York's Metropolitan Opera House, French mezzo-soprano Sophie Koch adjusts her 19th century dress.
The name Porsche has long made sports car enthusiasts swoon but the Nazi past of the famous brand's founder has left his Czech hometown sorely divided over his legacy.
Parents all over the world often complain about their children's music being garbage.
Until last year, the few tourists who visited the small west African town of Ouidah were likely headed to the Gateway of No Return, a massive monument to the area's bleak history as a slave trading hub.
Anwar Congo makes no secret of the fact that he killed about 1,000 people with his bare hands, boasting about the methods he used to murder alleged communists in 1960s Indonesia.
From rooms kitted out like medical clinics where couples can play "doctors and nurses" to grottos where it is permanently Christmas, Japan's "Love Hotels" cater to almost every taste, offering a few hours of reasonably-priced privacy in a crowded country.
Bad raps are hard to reverse, but Brad Jacobs is doing his part to change the stereotype of the chain-smoking, beer-swilling curler who spends more time in the bar than fine-tuning his craft.