Bolstered by an impressive series of accolades -- including an Oscar best picture nom, along with nods as best film of the year by the European Film Awards and the Los Angeles Film Critics and best…
Long known as the bastard offspring of Sundance, the Slamdance Film Festival, now entering its 19th year, has become a full-grown adult, no longer sheltered from the outside world, and increasingly…
In the world of Fredrik Bond, people are always moving -- dancing, falling, running -- through time and space, with energy and panache.
With his two feature films, the 2010 prison drama "R" and the recent thriller "A Hijacking," Tobias Lindholm has exhibited a knack for tense storytelling and palpably gritty realism.
Rebecca Thomas attributes her distinct filmmaking vision to a unique upbringing: "I grew up as a Mormon in Las Vegas, surrounded by all things holy and righteous, but with Sin City just at my…
With "Hitchcock," Sacha Gervasi made the unlikely journey from heavy metal roadie to feature film director.
When it comes to the foreign-language Oscar, it's become almost a cliche that historical "prestige" dramas -- often related to World War II or other recent European strife -- are the stuff of…
Seasoned pros strive for vitality in global cinema scene's changing biz
Foreign-lingo pix examine oppression in myriad ways
As a Harvard-educated Midwesterner who developed the somber Iraq war drama "Stop-Loss," Reid Carolin admits that he never expected a movie about male strippers in Florida would be his big…
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