Over the course of their decade-long co-directing partnership, Israeli sister-and-brother duo Ronit and Shlomi Elkabetz have distinguished themselves by commitment.
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Brazilian actor-turned-director Selton Mello has is following up his milestone art film "The Clown," Brazil's Oscar entry, with "A Movie Life" adapting the book "A Distant Father" by Chilean Antonio…
Kanu Behl makes a grittily impressive debut with this well-acted tale of a crime family in Delhi.
Within the oeuvre of DreamWorks Animation, "How to Train Your Dragon" was anything but typical. So when the film went on to earn nearly half a billion dollars, director Dean DeBlois asked himself why…
PARIS – London-based sales-finance house WestEnd Films has closed multiple pre-sales off Cannes on the upcoming "A Perfect Day," starring Benicio del Toro, Tim Robbins, Olga Kurylenko and Melanie…
Mockumentaries generally have culturally specific elements that play best to local audiences, and Kaouther Ben Hania's hilarious and acerbic "Challat of Tunis" is a prime example.
Fourteen directors reflect on the onset of WWI in this wildly uneven omnibus.
Seeing Gong Li on the Croisette for Zhang Yimou's "Coming Home" was a reminder of the last time she trod the carpet at Cannes for a Zhang film — in 1995 for "Shanghai Triad." And while that wasn't so…
A young gypsy woman trying to lead a "normal" life is in a constant battle against prejudice and her own community's entrenched behavior in "The Way Out."
As the dust settles over Cannes' 2014 market, it looks set to go down as one of the most cross-grained in years. U.S. market pre-buys surged, led by Paramount's shelling out about $20 million…
Variety’s chief film critics Justin Chang, Scott Foundas and Peter Debruge pick their top five films at the Cannes Film Festival. On the list: Palme d’Or winner “Winter Sleep” and even a Hollywood…