Viewers may be left uncertain how seriously to take this aggressively directed film, which, for all its black-comic stylings, deals in few laughing matters.
Of Good Report
Jeffrey Jeturian pokes good-natured fun at TV soap operas in this appealing dramedy starring Filipino screen queen Vilma Santos.
The Coen Brothers’ “Inside Llewyn Davis,” Steve McQueen's "12 Years A Slave" and Alfonso Cuaron's 3D sci-fi thriller "Gravity" are all set to screen at this year's BFI London Film Festival. The…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
Pay TV biz, which is showing signs of strain because of fast-rising programming costs, is being mobbed by new entrants eager to grab a slice of the pie. Sony is aiming to launch an Internet video…
While both festivals enjoy the sunny weather of the fall schedule, they offer the festivalgoer entirely different experiences.
“Durban Poison,” written and directed by Andrew Worsdale, was awarded the best South African feature film prize at the 34th Durban International Film Festival. Worsdale’s road-movie thriller is…
When the 34th Durban Intl. Film Festival scheduled his film as opening-night attraction, director Jahmil XT Qubeka knew he would be in the spotlight. But he had no idea how intense and heated that…
The 34th Durban Intl. Film Festival has cancelled a screening of the Michael Winterbottom film “The Look of Love” because it has not yet been classified by the South Africa Film and Publication…
DURBAN, South Africa — The Durban Film Festival said Friday that it would proceed with screenings as planned, despite the banning of its opening night film, “Of Good Report,” by the South Africa Film…
Opening on July 18, the Durban Intl. Film Festival now ranks as one of the longest running, biggest and fastest growing of major African film events and a burgeoning platform for business in South…
Jahmil XT Qubeka may be a young South African filmmaker, but he's accomplished plenty in his time so far in the industry. His work has been highlighted at film festivals around the world, and his…