Doc presents viewer with reams of depressing data, loads of hand-wringing about the state of humanity.
Cannes Film Festival
The psychological fallout from alternative sexualities is explored to subtle and penetrating effect.
Drifting between drollery and moodiness, philosophically minded pic is a profound emotional experience.
The Palais screening of "U2 3D" could prove a watershed moment for 3-D cinema. And it would seem to be an obvious slam-dunk for a "U2 3D" North American theatrical sale by CAA.
Israeli film "The Band's Visit" has set off a buyer's frenzy following a 15-minute standing ovation at the end of Saturday's official screening.
New Line took the top off of "Hairspray" Sunday with a packed-out screening for 200 buyers. The only two major territories still unsold are Italy and Japan, both of which topper Rolf Mittweg said…
At its second Cannes, fledgling U.K. sales outfit Jinga Films has closed North America for Craig Strachan's lycanthropic creature feature "Wild Country" with Lionsgate and Japan with Creative Axa.
Kim Ki-duk's competition film "Breath" scored a bunch more sales through Korean sales agent Cineclick Asia. Company sealed deals with SPI for Poland, Festive Films for Singapore and Lietuvos Kinas…
This intimate, disturbing tale will prove more frustrating than enlightening for many viewers.
Low on drama and originality, and high on deja vu, pic could still find a limited arthouse audience.