Expansively, dramatically, magnificently Russian, Nikita Mikhalkov's loose remake of "12 Angry Men" plays like vintage jazz from a veteran band.
Cannes Film Festival
Solidifying his status in the hierarchy of the Cannes Film Festival, Thierry Fremaux has been upped from artistic director to delegate general of the world's highest-profile fest.
"Paloma Delight" is an eventful tale of distaff ingenuity set in contempo Algiers.
Viewers have seen a lot of rock 'n' rollers onstage carrying bottles, but they're not usually full of oxygen.
Perhaps it will take a Michael Moore to ignite appropriate public outrage over the genocide in Darfur.
A crime novelist whose works may have been ghost-written by a serial killer is the focus of "Crossed Tracks."
Madrid-based arthouse distributor Karma Films has picked up Spanish rights on Thomas Balmes' documentary "Baby(ies)," which is repped by StudioCanal.
Zeitgeist Films has picked up U.S. rights to "Jellyfish," the Camera d'Or winner at this year's Cannes Film Festival. A March release is planned for the Israeli/French co-production by Lama Prods…
Madrid-based indie distribber On Pictures has inked all Spanish rights on Gil Kenan's family adventure pic "City of Ember," toplining Bill Murray, Toby Jones and Saoirse Ronan.
Unresolved WWII guilt finds expression in earnest "And Along Come Tourists."
Ken Burns continues his long march through key passages in U.S. history with "The War."