This ultra-light comic item from Malaysia's Liew Seng Tat is loaded with racially problematic scenes and homophobic gags.
Jasmila Zbanic's cringe-worthy "Love Island" is a misfire on all counts.
A young Arab in Israel struggles to find his place and an identity amid necessary compromises in Eran Riklis' "Dancing Arabs," a film designed to make Jews -- not just Israelis -- comfortable with…
Tiger orange, the color, is meant to be "the loudest thing on the block"; "Tiger Orange," the film, isn't nearly so brash.
A tempest of far greater proportions than a teacup has been brewing in Bulgaria in recent months thanks to "Uncle Tony, Three Fools and the Secret Service."
Omar A. Razzak's low-budget docu about Madrid's last porn cinema is a winning if slight festival crowdpleaser.
Former investment banker Rainer Voss gets his closeup in Marc Bauder's riveting documentary.
As the Istanbul Film Festival came to a successful close in April, a palpable chill was settling over Turkey's cinema sector. Arbitrary censorship rulings have many in the filmmaking community…
Mockumentaries generally have culturally specific elements that play best to local audiences, and Kaouther Ben Hania's hilarious and acerbic "Challat of Tunis" is a prime example.
A trip to the Holy Land for eight nursing-home residents gets bland treatment in David Gaynes' documentary.