Every writer dreams of selling the movie rights to their work, all the more so when a famous actor is putting up the money. But when Stephen Elliott optioned his memoir "The Adderall Diaries" to the…
If you're going to title your film "The Odyssey," you need to be pretty certain it's got enough narrative heft and thrust to justify the Homeric allusion.
SAN SEBASTIAN — Marking a year when Asian cinema pretty well cleaned up on top plaudits at San Sebastian, "I Am Not Madame Bovary," from vet Chinese director Feng Xiaogang, ("The Banquet,"…
SAN SEBASTIAN — The Basque government has activated a bank guarantee scheme for the cultural and creative industries channeled through a Basque guarantee specialist, San Sebastian-based Elkargi SGR…
There's a limited market for the Argentinean helmer's delicate 72-minute bauble, but festivals and more adventurous venues will want to dive right in.
Daouda Coulibaly's auspicious debut is structured like so many local-area tales, but delivered with a pulse-pounding thrust unique among African cinema.
Goran Paskaljevic's first non-Serbian subject since the Irish "How Harry Became a Tree" fifteen years ago is a collaboration with Indian star/co-writer Victor Banerjee.
This arresting, ambivalent drama finds an aspiring Romanian journalist on ethically questionable turf as he working as a go-between for a foreign outlet.
Two veteran Canadian filmmakers meet in the middle with "Weirdos," which balances director Bruce McDonald's 80s indie-hipster sensibility and scenarist Daniel MacIvor's penchant for warmer, fuzzier…
A country club massacre, an audacious kidnapping at 20,000 feet, Vietnam, the Black Panther Party, coerced confessions, white justice: There's no shortage of compelling angles to the story of Ishmael…
A handsome, occasionally suspenseful tale set in Colombia's rural northeast, where locals are in an uneasy relationship with shady paramilitary forces.