"Argo" isn't done being nominated for awards yet.
The 34th Durban Intl. Film Festival begins Thursday with one or two notable differences from past events. First, this year's burgeoning program features more than 300 screenings across nine venues —…
A new European organization for women working in the film industry launches in Berlin today.
Brooklyn-based distributor Factory 25 has picked up North American rights to Melissa Leo starrer "Francine," set for a weeklong run at Gotham's Museum of Modern Art beginning Wednesday.
A glum but tenderly observed micro-portrait of a woman struggling to re-enter society after being released from prison.
While their feature docu bow "The Patron Saints" is set to world preem in Toronto Wednesday, co-helmers Brian M. Cassidy and Melanie Shatzky of New York-based Pigeon Projects are not waiting in the…
I've had the great fortune to work with directors who make me look good," says casting director Francine Maisler, uncommonly humble for someone who's had such a stellar year.
Maisler's aspirations to be a casting director were born, she recalls, while watching James Hayden's performance in the 1983 Broadway production of "American Buffalo." How, she thought, could she get…
In the West Coast premiere of Hilly Hicks Jr.'s "A Hole in the Dark" by the Blank Theater Company, director Darin Anthony and a sensaysh cast deliver an acidly witty production. If the tone shifts…
Many will dismiss "Sugar & Spice" as a mindless teen pic, which is too bad because the latest addition to the cheerleader subgenre is actually quite a smart little film. First-time feature helmer…