Pic recalls "The Music Lovers"-era Ken Russell in deeming no dramatic or aesthetic stroke too broad to depict the fevered internal and external lives of artistic geniuses.
Palm Springs Film Festival
A dedicated older teacher struggles to keep one tough slum lad from disappearing into the official channels for delinquents in Ernesto Daranas' drama.
This dramatic miniature about a young Argentine girl's dogged search for her MIA father is the kind of quietly assured work that suggests a helmer has a definite future.
Documentarian Elchin Musaoglu's sophomore narrative feature is an exquisitely shot minimalist tale of an elderly woman left behind in an Azerbaijan village evacuated by regional war.
Sydney Sibilia's slick, energetic debut feature finds a flashy comedic hook on which to hang a critique of patronage and nepotism in Italy's professional fields.
Reza Mirkarimi's latest again probes social issues through a restrained, tightly focused character drama.
Russian drama “Leviathan” was named best foreign language film at the Palm Springs International Film Festival on Saturday. Audience awards went to “Selma” for narrative feature and “Keep On Keepin…
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A-list stars and filmmakers turned out Saturday evening on a cold, clear desert night to celebrate the Palm Springs Film Festival honorees at what’s unofficially become the launch of the awards…
Steve Carell, Rob Marshall, Chris Rock Set for Variety Creative Impact Award at Palm Springs Film Fest
Steve Carell will receive the Variety Creative Impact in Acting Award while “Into the Woods” director Rob Marshall will be honored with the Creative Impact in Directing award at the Palm Springs Film…
The Palm Springs Film Festival announced its lineup Thursday, including the world premiere of “Don Quixote: The Ingenious Gentleman of La Mancha,” starring James Franco. The festival, which runs from…
At 26, the Palm Springs Film Festival is still a young adult. And in 2015, the festival is expanding its appeal to younger filmgoers, while still focusing on the 160-film strong selection of foreign…