Basking in the glow of the vibrant U.S. indie biz, the 39th Deauville American Film Festival appears to be the key pre-fall launchpad for European distribs with American titles.
Aint Them Bodies Saints
HONG KONG — "Beyond Beauty," a big budget documentary detailing the clash between civilization and the natural environment, will kick off the first edition of the Taoyuan Intl. Film Festival in…
The Weinstein Co.'s "Lee Daniels' The Butler" cleaned up at the domestic box office this weekend, overperforming with an estimated $25 million in three days, while Universal's "Kick-Ass 2" delivered…
Another crowded weekend at the domestic box office gives audiences plenty to choose from, though tracking suggests Universal’s “Kick-Ass 2” and the Weinstein Co.’s “Lee Daniels’ The Butler” have the…
There was nothing saintly about filming IFC's "Ain't Them Bodies Saints" which had a Cinema Society Gotham screening at the Museum of Modern Art Aug. 13. "The heat in Shreveport was at least as…
Steven Soderbergh’s “Behind the Candelabra” is set to kick off the Deauville American Film Festival on Aug. 30. Deauville’s special screenings include Woody Allen’s “Blue Jasmine,” Roland Emmerich’s…
"Ain't Them Bodies Saints" stars Casey Affleck and Rooney Mara discuss the IFC drama at the Variety Studio in Cannes.
David Lowery's Sundance-preemed oater is the sole American entry in a Euro-heavy lineup.
IFC Films has closed a deal to acquire David Lowery's "Ain't Them Bodies Saints," which stars Rooney Mara, Casey Affleck, Ben Foster and Nate Parker.
The buying bonanza at Sundance hasn't been a boon for all.
Slow as molasses but every bit as rich, Lowery's gorgeously shot third feature suggests a lost artifact freshly unearthed from the 1970s, or the origin story behind a long-lost folk ballad about…