The 34th Durban Intl. Film Festival begins Thursday with one or two notable differences from past events. First, this year’s burgeoning program features more than 300 screenings across nine venues…
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The Durban International Film Festival is launching the African Metropolis Short Film Project, seven short films, filmed in seven African cities by seven African directors. The directors and…
The Durban FilmMart, Africa's premier film finance and co-production forum, which runs July 19 to 22, has partnered with Produire au Sud, the film development program of the Festival des 3 Continents…
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Cape Town-based Triggerfish Animation Studios is developing 3D toonpic "Sea Monster," about a young marine biologist's discovery of an ancient sea monster. Pic reteams the producers and…
Kristin Scott Thomas easily upstages Ryan Gosling's near-catatonic turn in this reunion of "Drive" director and star.
An overlong and under-conceived reunion between "Blue Valentine" director Derek Cianfrance and star Ryan Gosling.
This attractively fizzy pic may be a shock to the system for fans of teen queens Selena Gomez and Vanessa Hudgens.
The rare remake that likely will be enjoyed most by diehard fans of its predecessor, "Evil Dead" often comes off as the cinematic equivalent of a cover-band concert tribute to a supergroup's greatest…
Michael Winterbottom and Steve Coogan's fourth feature collaboration is a vivid period whirlwind that impressively showcases the comic thesp's more dramatic side.
Already in heavy fest rotation, the pic should also travel far and wide in smallscreen formats.
Arriving mere months after a miniseries version also presented by the BBC, "Great Expectations" is a passable feature-length adaptation that does little to burnish the estimable screen legacy of a…