Opera is the subject, medium and language of Jiri Menzel's inventive if overstretched comedy.
Caesar Must Die
"The Sapphires," directed by Wayne Blair, won the audience narrative feature award at the 24th Palm Springs Film Festival, as Israel's "Fill the Void" took the Fipresci award for best…
A record 71 countries from Albania to Vietnam have sent films to the Academy
Stockholm fest champions femme filmmakers as local pic quality rises
STOCKHOLM -- The 23rd edition of the Stockholm Film Fest will launch a new prize, the Stockholm Achievement Award, with actor Willem Dafoe as its first recipient.
AFI Fest has completed its program with a dozen entries in the foreign-language contest for the Academy Awards along with seven films screened at Cannes.
David Cronenberg's "Cosmopolis" has been picked up by NonStop Ent. ahead of its Cannes competish slot Friday, which features among a slew of deals announced by the Scandinavian and Baltic distributor…
Paolo and Vittorio Taviani's black and white drama "Caesar Must Die," about prison inmates putting on a Shakespeare production, won the Berlinale's Golden Bear on Saturday.
Filmmakers have taken the idea of prison theatricals and fashioned it into an attractive yet only superficially thought-provoking semi-docu.