Hou Hsiao-Hsien bills his latest work an homage to the great Yasujiro Ozu. In "Cafe Lumiere," Hou uses Ozu's "Tokyo Story" as a quarry to construct an emotional landscape of isolated individuals…
Far from Cannes, Thierry Fremaux holds court before the cream of Gallic film folk, gathered here for the 20th anniversary of the Lumiere Institute.
Alasdair Waddell has resigned as chief executive of Lumiere Pictures, the U.K. film production arm of France's Initial Groupe, citing "personal reasons."
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