Guatemalan Julio Hernandez Cordon ("Gasolina") and Chile's Esteban Larrain ("Alice in the Land") are among six young filmmakers selected for the Cannes Festival's 18th Cinefondation Residence.
Cannes Film Festival
Clint Eastwood received an honorary Palme d'Or from Cannes festival toppers Gilles Jacob and Thierry Fremaux to celebrate "the talent of a grand master at the summit of his craft" at a private…
Refreshingly different precisely because its look is so profoundly retro, "Brendan and the Secret of Kells" harks back not just to older animation styles but to pre-medieval illuminated manuscript…
A Copenhagen seventh-grader winningly copes with comic traumas in "Max Embarrassing."
Auds may feel a sense of deja vu while watching the blackly comic crime thriller "Staten Island."
Producing partners Rory Kennedy and Liz Garbus will deliver a closing address on "Social Change Through Documentary" at Mipdoc, the market for docu features, specials and series that runs March 28-29…
A heavyset supermarket security guard on the nightshift develops a non-threateningobsession with a floor cleaner in "Gigante," Adrian Biniez's slow-moving feature debut that fails to inject freshness…
A longtime militant environmentalist is held up for close scrutiny in "Pirate for the Sea," a homemade-style docu in which filmmaker Ron Colby's admiring stance doesn't shroud the downside of the…
Another Cannes 2008 film has found a distributor: MPI Media group has acquired domestic rights to jury prize winner "Il Divo."
Ben Foster softens his crazy-man shtick to deliver a complex and moving performance in the Iraq War drama.
Eco-activist documentaries don't get much more compelling than "The Cove."