A Russian opera singer undergoes a strange transformation after her son disappears without a trace during a visit to her hometown in helmer Kirill Serebrennikov's sophomore feature "Yuri's Day."
On paper, the premise of Russian romantic comedy "+1" sounds excruciatingly twee: An uptight femme translator from Moscow learns to lighten up when she gets a job interpreting for a kooky foreign…
The sweeping plains of Kazakhstan's steppes form a photogenic backdrop to Russian helmer Mikhail Kalatozishvili's drama "Wild Field."
A young pickpocket goes about his business on the streets of Moscow, avoiding friendship or intimacy wherever possible, until insight into one victim's life seems to throw a ray of warmth on his…
A skittery, rambling but often absorbing portrait of the Chelsea Hotel, pic shuffles together vintage archive footage, scrappy dramatic re-enactments of famous moments at the hotel, and original…
Over-the-top, violence-laden shocker "Surveillance" should have gone straight to ancillary, where it might have been discovered and feted by a few cult-fare obsessives.
Sophomore feature 'Tony Manero' by Chilean helmer Pablo Larrain continually intrigues as tone constantly shifts about, in line with unexpected plot twists.
Having been recently canonized by some critics and auds for his May '68-set slacker story "Regular Lovers," helmer Philippe Garrel may now face excommunication by a goodly chunk of his erstwhile…
'Hunger' reps a powerful, pertinent but not entirely perfect debut for British visual-artist-turned-feature-helmer Steve McQueen.
Lucrecia Martel's script here focuses largely on a femme dentist who accidentally hits a boy with her car and runs.
The idea of Serbian-Bosnian helmer Emir Kusturica making a docu about the legendary Argentine soccer ace Diego Maradona might seem like an odd match.