A relationship that expires after it's barely begun provides the fragile stuff of filmmaker Zach Weintraub's second feature, "The International Sign for Choking."
Review: ‘Parabeton — Pier Luigi Nervi and Roman Concrete (Photography and Beyond — Part 19/Decampment of Modernism — Part 1)’
The art of concrete as a medium rivets the eye of the film world's most acute observer of architecture, Heinz Emigholz, in "Parabeton." Marking the 19th chapter of his "Photography and Beyond" series…
The collapse of a modest family farm in a German-speaking community in northern Argentina provides "Germania" with a potent starting point, but tyro director Maximiliano Schonfeld's impressively…
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The love affair of the open road merges ideally with filmmaker James Benning's vision of time, sound and landscape in "Small Roads."
The intensely disturbing prospect of death by blood-sucking arachnid only faintly comes through in Gabriel Medina's meek and mild "The Vampire Spider."
Filmmaker Celina Murga applies her sensitive, observant perspective on young people's behavior and thoughts to her superb foray into nonfiction, "Normal School."
The elemental power of Argentina's Mendoza foothills and the struggle of juvenile delinquents on the lam can't compensate for an obvious story structure and overcooked symbolism in Alejandro Fadel's…
One of the more singular filmmakers working in South America's southern cone, Gonzalo Castro explores worlds both terpsichorean and erotic with stirring results in "Dioramas."
The annual Reno National Championship Air Races, featuring racing planes of vintage stock refurbished for contempo speed, provide the basis for the spare and less-than-thrilling "Air Racers 3D,"…
A high schooler with an entrepreneurial knack for staging weekend parties tries to improve his grades and win the girl in Mario Van Peebles' messy, unconvincing "We the Party."
Training his wide-ranging eyes on Europe at night, Austrian filmmaker Nikolaus Geyrhalter makes perhaps the most mordant statement of his fascinating career with "Abendland."