A trifling comedy about writer's block that aims for a blend of Richard Curtis-style cheeriness and arch literary satire.
Edinburgh Intl. Television Festival
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.
EDINBURGH — New York legit creatives will feature prominently in the Edinburgh Intl. Festival this August. with a three-week program that will include the Wooster Group, Meredith Monk, the Philip…
Murdoch founded Shine in 2001 and grew it into a worldwide television production powerhouse before selling it to her father, Rupert Murdoch's, News Corp. in 2011 for about $670 million.
EDINBURGH -- The creators of the breakout U.K. hit "Sherlock," recently nominated for 13 primetime Emmys, have revealed the secret of the show's extraordinary success -- love.
After last year's PR disaster, the Edinburgh Film Festival is bidding to revive its fortunes under a new artistic director, New York-born critic Chris Fujiwara, and a new CEO, former Scottish Screen…
The Edinburgh Intl. Film Festival has reinstated several major awards, including best international feature by an emerging director, the Michael Powell Award for best British feature and best…
Three years of funding from the U.K. Film Council to raise fest's profile is over and the future is opaque.
The much-feted U.K. screenwriter and producer Paul Abbott will give a high-profile address at this summer's International Edinburgh Television Festival.