PARIS– Rebecca Zlotowski, a leading light of France’s young generation of auteurs, has been tapped to preside the Discovery and Visionary juries of Cannes’ Critics’ Week. Zlotowski, who graduated…
PARIS – One highlight of this year's UniFrance Rendez-vous press junket, which kicks off Friday in Paris, is the presence and films of three young distaff filmmakers who have burst onto the French…
Kelly Reichardt’s Oregon-set gripping environmental thriller “Night Moves” has won the 39th Deauville American Film Festival Grand Prize. The Jury nod was awarded to both J.C. Chandor’s “All Is Lost,”…
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Steven Soderbergh’s “Behind the Candelabra” is set to kick off the Deauville American Film Festival on Aug. 30. Deauville’s special screenings include Woody Allen’s “Blue Jasmine,” Roland Emmerich’s…
Writer-director Rebecca Zlotowski's sophomore feature is an engrossing, superbly acted working-class melodrama.
PARIS — The 11th edition of Paris Cinema Intl. Film Festival will roll out with a strong lineup of Cannes highlights, from Abdelattif Kechiche’s Palme d’Or-winning “Blue Is the Warmest Color” to…
Radical Media, the production company with credits including doc “Paradise 3: Purgatory” and Sundance Channel skein “Iconoclasts,” has begun development on a documentary about the life of Nina…
Mintz's mantra when advising others on how to break into the Chinese market is "access and relevance," as in access to the right people to approve a film, and relevance of the project — and the…
Relativity Media has hired veteran praiser Stacey Mooradian as exec VP of publicity. She will report directly to Terry Curtin, president of theatrical marketing. Mooradian will be responsible for…
Fabio Grassadonia and Antonio Piazza's "Salvo" topped the Cannes Film Festival's 52nd Critics' Week, taking its Grand Prix and the France 4 Revelation Prize.
Variety's critics will see much of the Cannes selection, but which pics are they really excited about? The answers below