Latvia gets its own national epic with Aigars Grauba's widescreen paean to independence.
Berlin Film Festival
Cross-cultural road pic "Dunya & Desie" positively sings with upbeat energy and humor, nailing its target teen-girl audience with a well-crafted story of friendship and understanding.
A lyrical, often uplifting love letter to the highpoints of Teuton cinema, "Eye to Eye: All About German Film" is less a history, more an entertainment.
Shameless gore, gallows humor and guilty pleasures are the byproducts of a mechanical plot and impressive helming in "The Machine Girl."
A pre-op Moroccan transsexual dressmaker in Italy takes a client to Casablanca for a minor operation to "restore" her virginity.
Paranoia is the watchword in Danish-Swedish conspiracy thriller-cum-dysfunctional-family drama "What No One Knows."
"West Side Story" in the Rio favelas is the concept behind "Another Love Story," helmer Lucia Murat's singing-and-dancing approach to slum life.
Following Spanish master chef Jesus Almagro as he prepares for the Bocuse d'Or, a top cooking contest, vet lenser-turned-docu helmer Jose Luis Lopez-Linares masters all the ingredients required for a…
Violence and internal debate dominate Russia's gay and lesbian rights struggle in "East West -- Sex & Politics."
Sexual curiosity and a wounded heart are the handmaidens to unbridled desire in the engaging German meller "The Things Between Us."