Like her compatriot Steve McQueen, helmer-writer director Clio Barnard is art school-trained and first galvanized attention with short films and installation works.
At a time when many have criticized the entertainment industry for the absence of female directors, it's worth noting that five of the 11 directors on the list (one entry consists of a pair) are…
Public conversations with Helena Bonham Carter and Bruce Dern plus a feature film award for Steven Bernstein's Helen Hunt and Samantha Morton starrer "Decoding Annie Parker" are among the additions…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
MADRID — Pedro Almodovar’s “I’m So Excited!”, Joe Wright's “Anna Karenina,” Francois Ozon’s “In the House” and Joachim Ronning and Espen Sanberg’s Oscar-nommed “Kon-Tiki” square off among 46 films…
The British are coming. And this year they are coming in droves to the Toronto Film Festival.
The Coen Brothers’ “Inside Llewyn Davis,” Steve McQueen's "12 Years A Slave" and Alfonso Cuaron's 3D sci-fi thriller "Gravity" are all set to screen at this year's BFI London Film Festival. The…
HONG KONG — "Beyond Beauty," a big budget documentary detailing the clash between civilization and the natural environment, will kick off the first edition of the Taoyuan Intl. Film Festival in…
ROME — The Venice Film Festival’s independently run Venice Days, modeled on Cannes Directors’ Fortnight, has unveiled its lineup of 12 pics unspooling in the official selection which marks a…
Sundance Selects has U.S. rights to Roman Polanski's "Venus in Fur" following its world premiere at Cannes.
Capping its active Cannes buying, Sundance Selects has acquired U.S. rights to Hirokazu Kore-eda's Cannes Jury Prize winner "Like Father, Like Son" from Wild Bunch.
CANNES — "Blue Is the Warmest Color," Abdellatif Kechiche's sweeping and sexually explicit drama about a French teenage girl's love affair with another woman, received the Palme d'Or at the 66th…