New Europe Film Sales has sold all rights for "Papusza" to Japan (Movieola) and Germany (Kairos Film). The black-and-white biopic of the 20th-century Polish-Roma poet Bronislawa Wajs, which is the…
GDYNIA — Poland’s leading national movie showcase, the Gdynia Film Festival, kicked off Monday with a screening of “Papusza,” Joanna Kos-Krauze and Krzysztof Krauze’s elegiac depiction of the life of…
This taut, nuanced longform work from Agnieszka Holland reps a valuable contribution to our understanding of the past half-century of Czech history.
Vitaly Mansky's illuminating documentary explores the contrast between the haves and have-nots along a Russian gas pipeline.
An exquisitely photographed but dramatically underwhelming portrait of little-known Polish-Roma poet Bronislawa Wajs.
UPDATE: “The Conjuring” will easily secure the No. 1 spot at the box office with an estimated $32 million, according to Friday returns. Warner Bros. and New Line’s horror pic, made for $20 million…
Michael Douglas, Robert De Niro, Morgan Freeman and Kevin Kline are cutting loose in Las Vegas as part of a boozy bachelor party in CBS Films’ new trailer for “Last Vegas.” The film is about four…
“Hungarian cinema is back,” declares Agnes Havas, chief exec of the Hungarian National Film Fund, after Janos Szasz’s “Le Grand Cahier" (The Notebook), the first film funded by her young org to…
The New Horizons Intl. Film Festival has announced the six completed films set to unspool at the fest's Polish Days, which takes place July 24-26. The key industry event of the Wroclaw-set sprocket…
Arthouse programmers should take note of this snappy, sparkling comedy from talented Czech helmer-scribe Alice Nellis.
KARLOVY VARY, Czech Rep. — The Karlovy Vary Film Festival's Works in Progress Award has gone to tragicomedy "Blind Dates" from Georgia, which has replaced Romania as the rising star among European…