Provocative Dutch director Alex van Warmerdam puts a contract out on his own life, so to speak, in "Schneider vs. Bax," a darkly comedic broad-daylight thriller in which two for-hire hitmen are…
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The Dutch government has greenlit the country’s first film incentive: a cash rebate of 20 million Euros ($27 million) available to local and foreign productions. The rebate was advocated by the…
Dutch vet helmer Alex Van Warmerdam’s daring psychological thriller “Borgman” has been tapped to represent The Netherlands in the Oscar’s foreign-language race.”Borgman,” penned by Alex van Warmerdam…
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Dutch vet helmer Alex Van Warmerdam’s daring psychological thriller “Borgman” has been tapped to represent The Netherlands in the Oscar’s foreign-language race. “Borgman,” penned by Alex van…
MADRID — Pedro Almodovar’s “I’m So Excited!”, Joe Wright's “Anna Karenina,” Francois Ozon’s “In the House” and Joachim Ronning and Espen Sanberg’s Oscar-nommed “Kon-Tiki” square off among 46 films…
“Tim’s Vermeer,” helmed by Teller of illusionist-comedians Penn & Teller and a recent Sony Pictures Classics acquisition, is one of 14 documentary features world-preeming this September at the…
Writer/Director Alex van Warmerdam (“Borgman”) in conversation with Variety’s Steve Gaydos at The Variety Studio: Cannes Edition at Chivas House, presented by Chivas Brothers and sponsored by HP…
Naked capitalism hit the screen at Cannes, but it was steamy "Blue" that bared the fest's soul.
"Blue Is the Warmest Color," "Inside Llewyn Davis" and "Like Father, Like Son" are among the awards possibilities being talked up in an unusually wide-open Cannes year.
The 66th Cannes Film Festival unveiled its official selection lineup Thursday. This year's competitors include Roman Polanski, Steven Soderbergh and Alexander Payne, which leads us to ask--which…
A sly, insidious and intermittently hilarious domestic thriller that is likely to remain one of the most daring selections of this year's Cannes competish.