A worthy but faintly dull civics/history lesson directed by Stephen Frears at his most televisual.
Cannes Film Festival
CANNES — Amat Escalante's Cannes Competition contender "Heli," a portrait of the impact of Mexico's drug wars on a poor Mexican family, has rolled out initial sales at Cannes. In deals struck through…
Pushing a growing export asset for the region, Ventana Sur, Latin America's biggest film market, will add a genre pic mart, Blood Window, to its 5th edition, which unspools in Buenos Aires Dec.3-6.
J.C. Chandor avoids the sophomore slump with an impressively spare, nearly dialogue-free stranded-at-sea drama starring a superb Robert Redford.
Kristin Scott Thomas easily upstages Ryan Gosling's near-catatonic turn in this reunion of "Drive" director and star.
Music Box has acquired U.S. rights to German art-house hit “Oh Boy,” which is being handled in international markets by Beta Cinema. Jan Ole Gerster's Berlin-set slacker dramedy has been one of the…
Pathe Intl. and Distant Horizon have closed further sales on "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom," which The Weinstein Company will release in North America.
Strand Releasing has nabbed all North American rights to Alain Guiraudie's erotic suspenser “Stranger at the Lake,” which preemed in Cannes' Un Certain Regard. Set against the backdrop of a cruising…
Lionsgate has acquired U.S. distribution rights from Worldview Entertainment to Guillaume Canet's English-language "Blood Ties," which world premiered out of competition at Cannes on Monday…
Dignity Film Finance is driving toward a feature film version of “The God of Driving,” acquiring movie rights to the Amy Fine Collins novel. Dignity will fully finance and “Gray Matters” director…
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