Five days after missing out on a foreign-language Oscar nom for "Volver," Pedro Almodovar saw large home-turf compensation. "Volver" snagged best film, actress (Penelope Cruz), original score (Goya…
HBO Films has scooped up political thriller "The Whistle Blower" in turnaround from Focus Features, based on the real-life tale of a female Nebraska cop who served as a peacekeeper in post-war Bosnia…
An aging actor and his estranged freeloading son tussle for the title of most selfish character in Victor Garcia Leon's entertaining, occasionally poignant second film "Go Away From Me." This bitter…
Bahman Ghobadi's "Half Moon" and Martial Fougeron's "Mons fils a moi" shared the top Golden Shell at the 54th San Sebastian Intl. Film Festival, which closed Saturday.
As breathless, chaotic and extraordinary as the lives of its characters, Victor Gaviria's often stunning "Addictions and Subtractions" reps a grittily vibrant and well-researched take on the murky…
Well-scripted and played, Victor Garcia Leon's debut, "No Pain, No Gain," is a bittersweet take on teenage love that's a kind of Hispanic "Gregory's Girl." Film hasn't done too well at home…
Joaquin Oristrell's "Sin Verguenza" (No Shame), a sardonic take on acting, grabbed kudos for film, screenplay and actress (Veronica Forque) at the fourth Malaga Spanish Film Festival.
Despite a cliched, anachronistic setting -- an unnamed Latin country embroiled in civil war --"Knocks at My Door" is a modest but compelling study of two nuns who put their lives on the line to…
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