ROME — Influential multihyphenate Alejandro Jodorowsky, whose works include quintessential 1970 midnight movie “El Topo,” fantasy film “The Holy Mountain,” and more recently “The Dance of Reality,”…
Locarno Film Festival
The Locarno Film festival will fete U.S. "King of the B's" Roger Corman, who is expected to attend and hold an on-stage conversation at the Swiss fest dedicated to indie and cutting-edge cinema…
Time plays in an endless loop in "Kaili Blues," forcing one to constantly revisit, and reassess, the past.
The Locarno Film Festival will fete U.S. producer David Linde with its Raimondo Rezzonico prize, given to a producer who epitomizes the indie ethos. Linde's long illustrious career dates back to his…
Even-keeled in execution but highly eventful in content, this clever social satire has accrued numerous prizes on the fest circuit
The Locarno Film Festival has picked Poland, which is currently an Eastern European cinematic hotbed, for its First Look sidebar dedicated to works-in-progress. Between five and seven Polish pics in…
ROME – The Locarno Film Festival will put early postwar West German cinema in the spotlight with a retrospective on this obscure period in film history organised in tandem with the Deutsches…
Montreal-based filmmaker Anne Emond's sophomore effort is a sensitive and arresting drama about family ties and unwanted legacies.
Marquee letter placers won't be the only ones profoundly unnerved by "The Sky Trembles and the Earth is Afraid and the Two Eyes Are Not Brothers," the latest mind-muddling meditation from singular…
The lighter side of euthanasia — if such a thing can be said to exist — is explored with more grace and good humor than might be expected in "La vanite," an amiably off-kilter new feature from Swiss…
This project originally conceived for the internet still plays as the series of disconnected pranks and whimsies it began as, refusing to coalesce into any focused whole.