LONDON — Lisa Campbell has been tapped as the director of the Edinburgh Intl. Television Festival. Campbell joins the festival from TV trade magazine Broadcast, where she worked for 10 years and as…
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LONDON — Danny Boyle is set to helm a contempo cop drama skein for U.K. pubcaster Channel 4. Boyle has been commissioned to direct the pilot, “Babylon,” which will air early next year. The show has…
LONDON — Kevin Spacey told a gathering of the U.K. TV industry’s top execs Thursday that they should embrace risk-taking and trust creative talent. Spacey, who was delivering the prestigious James…
HONG KONG – Documentary, "Kiss The Water" by Eric Steel has landed a sales agent in Hong Kong- and Amsterdam-based Fortissimo Films. "Water" documents the life of Scottish woman Megan Boyd, whose…
Andrew Douglas' fact-based account of teen violence is salaciously watchable but finally hokey.
A coolly composed, quietly impressive character study anchored by Aidan Gillen's tremendous performance as a disconsolate family man.
A trifling comedy about writer's block that aims for a blend of Richard Curtis-style cheeriness and arch literary satire.
This good, middlebrow adaptation of John Banville's Booker Prize-novel sacrifices structural intricacy for Masterpiece-style emotional accessibility.
The National Theater of Scotland’s production of “Macbeth,” starring Alan Cumming, opened on Broadway April 21. The following is Mark Fisher’s original review (June 18, 2012) of the show’s initial…
The Edinburgh Film Festival will kick off a worldwide screening day for documentary "I am Breathing" as part of Global Motor Neurone Disease Awareness Day on June 21.