Philippe Garrel's slight but watchable comedy-drama has an unexpected emotional warmth.
LONDON — The first co-productions to receive Latvia's recently launched national film tax rebate have been selected. Latvia's National Film Center approved four projects for the scheme, which…
The Riga Film Fund in Latvia, the only Baltic country to offer production support to international projects, has awarded Lati 313,547 ($582,000) to six international co-productions. The fund offers…
After staging operas for decades at venerable Western world venues, such as La Scala and the Met, Franco Zeffirelli is taking "Turandot" to the new Royal Opera House in Oman, where, on Oct. 12…
Gotham's 15th annual Urbanworld Film Festival has lined up a slate that opens with the world preem of Diane Paragas and Nelson George's "Brooklyn Boheme."
It feels like a family reunion with some of Aki Kaurismaki's favorite Gallic and Finnish thesps, joined by a few newbies in 'Le Havre.'
David Steinberg, the 3'1" thesp best known for his role in Ron Howard's "Willow" in 1988, died March 15 at age 45 in Valencia, Calif. No cause of death was given.
Nineteenth century chivalry disarms 21st century cynicism in "Kate & Leopold," a time-travel romantic comedy whose best elements -- Meg Ryan and Hugh Jackman -- overcome distracting plot holes, loose…
"Moulin Rouge" is a tour de force of artifice, a dazzling pastiche of musical and visual elements at the service of a blatantly artificial story. Virtuoso Aussie helmer Baz Luhrmann displays…
Best known for a series of hard-hitting, award-winning documentaries, helmer Vincent DiPersio makes a dramatic foray that reveals a genuine, iconoclastic talent worth encouraging. Filled with quirky…
Umberto Giordano's "Fedora," an Italian opera about Czarist Russian exiles starring Placido Domingo in the role of Loris, will lead off L.A. Opera's 1997-98 season Sept. 3.