A continent-hopping drama about parents, globalization and the disconnect between rich and poor.
Gorgeous, painterly images (shot with a 1920x1080-format HD camera) of fields, forests and running water contrast with the ugly, ordered confines of suburbia.
The movie casts a revealing light on the elaborate culture of deceit that's part and parcel of modern Iranian society.
Despite considerable technical craft and powerhouse thesps, script fails to connect emotionally.
The torments of adolescence intensify for a sensitive Swedish teen who learns her mother's cancer is terminal.
"The Blessing," follows a young woman with a bad case of postpartum depression who has yet to come to terms with her own cold, critical, controlling mother.
Celebrates the deeds of one of Norway's most daring WWII-era resistance fighters.
Finnish helmer Jukka-Pekka Valkeapaa's atmospheric coming-of-ager "The Visitor" nabbed the Nordic Film Award which includes a cash prize of approx. $12,000 (100,000 Swedish Kroner), as well as the…
Two 18-year-olds from apostolic Lutheran families wind up sampling "Forbidden Fruit" in Finnish director Dome Karukoski's ("Home of the Dark Butterflies") melodramatic coming-of-ager.
Docu "Unmistaken Child" chronicles Nepalese monk Tenzin Zopa's lengthy search for the new embodiment of Geshe Lama Konchog, a revered rinpoche who died in 2001.
A rag-tag group of Warsaw alcoholics trains for soccer's Homeless World Cup in this uneven take on the redemption-through-sports drama from Polish helmer Kasia Adamik, daughter of producer (and…