Adam Bhala Lough wowed auds at the Tribeca and Los Angeles film fests last spring with "Bomb the System," his stylish, vibrant debut about a graffiti artist "bombing" the streets of New York. Pic has…
Led by longtime Sundance topper Geoffrey Gilmore, the fest's programming team is a brainy and talented bunch, with backgrounds ranging from singing and skiing to biomedical engineering and religious…
"Beg, borrow, steal." That's how producer Roni Deitz describes the financing -- along with some private equity -- for Christopher Munch's dramatic competition pic "Harry and Max."
With her starring role in "Monster," as Aileen Wuornos, a prostitute sentenced to death for killing six men in Florida, Charlize Theron shatters her glamour-girl image with one of the year's most…
Crowned the queen of indies at the 2003 Sundance Film Festival, Patricia Clarkson is ready to take her royal status to the Academy. Shut out last year after her critically acclaimed supporting role…
Evan Rachel Wood blazes a trail of ferocious adolescent energy in Catherine Hardwicke's bracing coming-of-age drama "Thirteen."
Cleveland file clerk Harvey Pekar discovers his art, finds love and survives cancer in this unconventional biopic.
Socialist history professor and bon vivant Remy (Remy Girard) is dying of cancer. His estranged wealthy son Sebastien (Stephane Rousseau) comes to his bedside for a reconciliation and to offer his…
Indie films aren't always the underdogs at the Academy Awards. Inspect the list of winners for original screenplay over the past decade (from Pedro Almodovar to Julian Fellowes, Quentin Tarantino to…
Directors: Sam Green, Bill Siegel Topic: A chronicle of the radical American militants from the 1960s and ’70s known as the Weather Underground Financier: ITVS, KQED Public TV, other grants and…
Directors: Carlos Bosch, Jose Maria Domenech Topic: Seven Cubans arrive in the United States on makeshift rafts and struggle to attain the American Dream. Financier: TV3 (Public Television of…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Oscars: With Historic ‘Moonlight’ Win, the Academy Embraces Empathy Over Escapism
- Oscar-Winner Casey Affleck Calls Denzel Washington ‘One of the First People Who Taught Me How to Act’
- Epic Oscars Mistake: Faye Dunaway, Warren Beatty Announce Wrong Best Picture Winner
- ‘La La Land’ Makes Damien Chazelle Youngest Best Director Winner in Oscars History