Director Haroun is careful not to present too many voices recounting the nightmare of torture, thereby ensuring the stories avoid becoming a numbing litany.
LONDON – Only days away from financial collapse late last month, the 16th edition of the Mumbai Film Festival will get under way next month (Oct. 14-21). It will feature 185 films from around the…
This elegant, geographically vivid pic is considerably leaner than its melodramatic premise might suggest, though wan characterization makes it less immediately engaging than "A Screaming Man."
ROME -- U.S. multihyphenate Roger Avary, whose producer credits include "Pulp Fiction," has joined the Locarno Film Festival competition jury.
African filmmakers are still struggling to resolve distribution woes that plague their fledgling industry.
When Mahamat-Saleh Haroun's "A Screaming Man" became the the first film from Chad to screen in Cannes' Official Selection in May, France's vital role in backing arthouse cinema worldwide was also on…
A look at the lineup
The Americans may have dominated the Winter Olympics, but this year's Cannes Film Festival competition is another story.
"Dry Season" draws the viewer into its small two-character drama set in post-war Chad, while it offers a deep reflection on injustice and frustrated revenge. As the only African film competing in…