The reality of fantasy is the playfully paradoxical focus of "Mister Universo," the third feature from filmmakers Rainer Frimmel and Tizza Covi to gently scrutinize the lives of circus performers…
"Pacific Rim," "Grown Ups 2," "Fruitvale Station" and other new releases reviewed.
Two masters inspire a renaissance in Austrian cinema
An unfamiliar circus-artist uncle turns up on the doorstep of an Austrian actor in "The Shine of Day," another gentle and meandering docu-fiction from Tizza Covi and Rainer Frimmel ("La Pivellina").
Albania “East, West, East” (Gjergj Xhuvani) Algeria “Outside the Law” (Rachid Bouchareb) Argentina “Carancho” (Pablo Trapero) Austria “La Pivellina” (Tizza Covi and Rainer Frimmel) Azerbaijan “The…
This year, the foreign lingo category boasts submissions from 65 countries
Helmers Ben and Josh Safdie's Gotham-set autobiographical comedy "Daddy Longlegs" (formerly known as "Go Get Some Rosemary") won the $20,000 grand prize at the seventh IndieLisboa, which wrapped…
British director Dominic Murphy's "White Lightnin' " has won best film in the international competition for debut films at the Mumbai Academy of Moving Images' 11th Mumbai Film Festival.
Story of a two-year-old girl found by a jobless circus worker living on the outskirts of Rome is a humane and quietly moving portrait of life in the margins of society.