Docu is no more than a filmed black-and-white interview of Garzon discussing his philosophy and career, a no-frills talkfest akin to a dully unmodulated Charlie Rose show.
Berlin Film Festival
Pic played like gangbusters to young auds at the Berlinale, where it won the top prize from the children's jury for the Generation section.
"Together" demonstrates how badly China needs a documentary to help address discrimination toward its growing HIV-positive population.
A poignant story just begging to be remade, "The Ways of Wine" is presented in peculiar mock-doc style.
A needlessly complicated but otherwise Hollywood-slick indictment of corruption at every level of Korea's infrastructure.
Spanish arthouse distributor Golem Distribucion inked a flurry of deals at Berlin's European Film Market, led by Lars von Trier's upcoming "Melancholia."
Every film festival experiences an off year now and then. Sometimes there just aren't enough good movies out there, or the pics the programmers responded to simply don't click with the critics. The…
Not every private experience sustains translation into public art, as exemplified by earnest, enervating mood piece "Eighty Letters."
Three Russian-speaking ragamuffins journey across a border into Poland in search of an improved life in affecting but uneven drama "Tomorrow Will Be Better."
The simple, broadly comic tale from Oz helmer Kriv Stenders harks back to the values (production and otherwise) of an earlier era.
In 1982 Peru, a sheltered young girl with a morbid imagination acts out her anxiety over the impending birth of a baby brother in the atmospheric, death-haunted "Bad Intentions."