John Crowley directs Fox Searchlight's "Brooklyn," about a young woman (Saoirse Ronan) going from Ireland to America. He spoke with Variety about his own emigration and early influences, including…
While upcoming independent releases "Brooklyn" and "About Ray" present dissimilar emotional experiences for their characters, composer Michael Brook found ways to make both films resonate. "They were…
Saoirse Ronan will receive the International Star Award at the 27th annual Palm Springs International Film Festival, the org announced Friday. The “Brooklyn” starlet will be honored at the annual…
Other top contenders include "The Hateful Eight," "Spotlight" and the late James Horner for "The 33."
An indie film scene that barely registered a pulse all year finally showed flickers of life last weekend. “Spotlight,” a hard-hitting drama about the Boston Globe’s investigation of the Catholic…
Pascal Tessaud's debut feature is less interested in narrative than in showcasing a semi-underground culture and a lot of talent on the mic.
Fact-based period dramas pose new challenges for film composers Alexandre Desplat, Alan Silvestri and Michael Brook.
Another healthy mix of period, fantasy and contemporary contenders mark a highly competitive race.
In a welcome change of pace, female-driven narratives are front and center this season, from "Mad Max: Fury Road" to "Suffragette" to "Brooklyn."
Saoirse Ronan, Domhnall Gleeson and director John Crowley discuss the acclaimed period drama at the Toronto Film Festival. Variety Studio powered by Samsung
The reigning best picture champ couldn't have asked for two more contrasting Oscar players to work with this season.