Named after the oldest (and hippest) district of Taipei, Doze Niu's "Monga" represents both Taiwan's past and future.
Most of the Latin American pics vying for a foreign-language Oscar nom this year are feature debuts, heralding a sea change sweeping through Latin America's film industries.
The remake rights for foreign-language pics have always been a hot commodity -- "Let Me In," remade from Swedish hit "Let the Right One In," is the latest high-profile example.
As lyrically shot and poignant as it may be, "Steam of Life" inarguably makes for an unusual choice to rep Finland in the Oscar race for foreign-language feature, though for different reasons…
Albania “East, West, East” (Gjergj Xhuvani) Algeria “Outside the Law” (Rachid Bouchareb) Argentina “Carancho” (Pablo Trapero) Austria “La Pivellina” (Tizza Covi and Rainer Frimmel) Azerbaijan “The…
SYDNEY -- Helmer-scribe David Michod has capped off an amazing year with his crime drama "Animal Kingdom" taking 10 honors -- including film, director and writer -- at the Australian Film Institute…
MARRAKECH -- First-time helmer Park Jung-bum's "The Journals of Musan," about a North Korean defector, has won the Golden Star for film at the 10th Marrakech Film Festival, which wrapped Saturday.
Variety has unveiled its 16th annual Directors to Watch list.
David Fincher's "The Social Network" continues to count the nation's film critics among its closest friends, winning the award for best picture of the year from the Los Angeles Film Critics Assn.
The AFI has weighed in with its picks for the best films and TV programs of 2010.
"The Social Network" was the big winner at Sunday's annual vote of the Boston Society of Film Critics.