A young pickpocket goes about his business on the streets of Moscow, avoiding friendship or intimacy wherever possible, until insight into one victim's life seems to throw a ray of warmth on his…
Cannes Film Festival
Homing in on three films which have played to often upbeat reactions at Cannes, the FIPRESCI Intl. Federation of Film Critics announced awards Saturday for "Delta," "Hunger" and "Eldorado."
East meets West meets East again, with palate-tingling results, in "The Good the Bad the Weird."
Aida Begic's "Snow" and Christophe Van Rompaey's "Moscow Belgium" shared out top honors at Cannes' 47th International Critics' Week, while a young jury gave thumbs up to Pablo Fendrik's bloody family…
Israel's Elad Keidan stepped onto a Palais des Festivals stage Friday evening to receive the first official selection prize from Cannes 2008: best Cinefondation short for "Himnon" (Anthem).
An intensely political film so wildly inventive and witty that it will become a touchstone for years to come, "Il Divo" is a masterpiece for maverick helmer-scribe Paolo Sorrentino.
A skittery, rambling but often absorbing portrait of the Chelsea Hotel, pic shuffles together vintage archive footage, scrappy dramatic re-enactments of famous moments at the hotel, and original…
A fearsome plunge into the world of child soldiers in present-day West Africa, "Johnny Mad Dog" initially repulses with its brutalizing depictions of civil-war carnage.
At the Cannes film festival, it was clearer than ever that much of the money and energy in the global film business revolves around Asia.
Sony Pictures Classics has gone on a late-fest buying spree, snapping up North American rights to two Cannes titles, competition pic "Lorna's Silence" and Un Certain Regard's "O'Horten."