Grungy, witty and savage, the Russian crime thriller "Break Loose" entertains despite its ludicrously repetitive action and cliched story of the impossible love between a special forces cop and a…
Following Alexander Mindadze's very different "Innocent Saturday," "Land of Oblivion" reps the second major feature of 2011 to carve drama out of the Chernobyl disaster, to powerful effect.
Moscow's third Co-production Forum -- which runs later this month during the Moscow Intl. Film Festival -- announced its lineup Monday.
"Indifference" (Bezrazlichie), a black and white movie shot in 1989 in the dying days of the Soviet Union and only recently completed by its director, Oleg Flyangolts, took picture kudos as Kinotavr…
Alexander Mindadze's sophomore feature radiates an increasingly poignant glow as it progresses.
While movie industries around the world have been hit hard by the economic downturn, German filmmakers have been largely oblivious to credit crunches and shrinking equity.
Michael Caine is set to topline "Mr. Morgan's Last Love," Sandra Nettelbeck's dramedy based on Francoise Dorner's French novel "La Douceur assassine."
Bavaria Pictures is teaming up for the first time with co-production partners from Russia and the Ukraine on a big-screen feature about the 1986 Chernobyl nuclear power plant catastrophe.
"Old Women", the debut pic from Russian helmer Gennady Sidorov, took surprise top honors at the 14th "Kinotavr" Russian Open Film Fest, which closed June 17 in the Black Sea riviera resort town.