The erosion of the family caused by a parent leaving to work elsewhere in an endless chain of abandonment, a major theme of recent Latin American cinema, assumes archetypal, quasi-mythical dimensions…
Taking a figure who normally garners little sympathy, particularly in the West, in China's "Factory Boss" creates a complex character virtually impossible not to identify with, at least partially.
The unlikely pairing of an obsessive-compulsive chambermaid and an androgynous dominatrix proves oddly liberating in Ingo Haeb's intimate Teutonic two-hander, "The Chambermaid Lynn."
Sam Fuller's daughter Samantha made a wise decision to utilize passages from her father's autobiography as the soundtrack for her documentary "A Fuller Life."
In Michael Walker's highly atmospheric psychological thriller "The Maid's Room," obsessive curiosity propels the exploration of a gated Hamptons estate by a newly hired Columbian maid.
Hwang Jeong-min's high-octane performance powers this tightly scripted, sensationally directed actioner.
An adaptation of Kazuki Sakuraba's controversial bestseller about the quasi-incestuous relationship between an orphaned young girl and the distant relative who adopts her.
The third and final installment in the "Overheard" franchise boasts a timely, intriguing subject: the corruption and controversy surrounding the real-estate development of Hong Kong's New…
It would be difficult to determine in which domain Nat Hentoff, premiere jazz critic and highly controversial First Amendment rights champion, contributed more to the public consciousness.
The pronoun in the title of J.P. Chan's modest debut feature, "A Picture of You," refers to the recently deceased mother of a bickering sibling pair who have come together to empty out her house.