MARRAKECH, Morocco — Following in the footsteps of Marrakech's last three jury prexies – Martin Scorsese, Isabelle Huppert and Francis Ford Coppola – is no easy task. But iconoclastic Hungarian…
A quarter century passed between the home movies Laszlo Nemes made as a teenager and the selection of his feature debut, "Son of Saul," to represent Hungary at the Oscars. "You have to live, and you…
BUSAN — Organic, contemplative, bleak and slow are adjectives frequently used to describe the works of iconoclastic Hungarian director Bela Tarr, who made seven-hour "Satantango" and retired from…
The jury of the New Horizons film festival has named "Celestial Wives of the Meadow Mari" by Russian helmer Alexey Fedorchenko the winner of its 13-film international competition July 28.
Indie Indian cinema has finally come of age on the international fest scene, and no film better demonstrates this than "Ship of Theseus."
Some 260 Hungarian industryites held a protest conference in Budapest's Urania Cinema on Saturday in response to film-sector reforms ordered by the government and led by film industry commissioner…
Berlinale director Dieter Kosslick discusses this year's festival, the best emerging cinema and the impact of digital on indies with Variety's Ed Meza.
Re-creating a 1948 massacre of civilians by the South Korean army on that nation's Jeju Island, "Jiseul" uses disconnected images in pristine monochrome to tell a story that's as hazy and haunting as…
MOSCOW -- Hungarian arthouse director Bela Tarr is opening a PhD-level filmmaking academy in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina.
MOSCOW -- A Budapest court has transferred more than $27 million worth of state-owned film studios and other property to Hungary's new film fund.
To paraphrase Jean-Luc Godard, it was a year of beginnings, middles and ends, but not necessarily in that order.