Although it purports to offer an inside look at the annual festival, Steve Brown and Jessie Deeter's documentary offers a less-than-fully immersive experience.
LOCARNO — Paris-based Le Pacte has initiated sales on Quentin Dupieux's left-of-field comedy "Wrong Cops," which world premiered in Locarno's Piazza Grande Friday night. L.A.-set, "Wrong Cops"…
The Match Factory has sold romantic comedy "Vijay and I," which made its world preem at the Locarno Film Festival on Thursday, to distribs in two further territories. Sam Garbarski's pic has been…
Dana Goldberg upped to chief creative officer of Skydance Productions. She will oversee all aspects of creative development for both TV and film at the shingle, though film will remain her primary…
The Independent Filmmaker Project has tapped Katherine Oliver, the commissioner of the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment, to receive the industry tribute at the 23rd annual…
Harrison Ford is joining Lionsgate’s “The Expendables 3” in a surprise move while Bruce Willis departs. Co-star Sylvester Stallone revealed the change through his Twitter account, writing “WILLIS…
Paramount and Johnny Knoxville are teaming again … with grandpa. The studio announced it will release “Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa,” a “Borat”-like portrayal of a grand-father behaving badly, on…
Michael Pena, Djimon Hounsou and Dougray Scott are starring in Lakeshore Entertainment’s demonic possession drama “The Vatican Tapes.” Kathleen Robertson, Peter Andersson, Olivia Dudley, John Patrick…
A film whose measured pace and minimal conflict seem better suited to pastoral living than arthouse viewing.
PARIS– Michael Haneke’s “Amour” swept the 38th Cesar Awards Friday, taking home wins for film, director, actress (Emmanuelle Riva), actor (Jean-Louis Trintignant) and original screenplay. “Amour”…
The idea of severe French formalist Bruno Dumont taking on a costume biopic, and with a major star in the lead to boot, initially seemed an aberration, perhaps the auteur equivalent of Dylan going…
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