The films made by Roger Ross Williams would at first appear to have little in common. "Life, Animated," the acclaimed documentary that premiered at Sundance in January and was released by The Orchard…
Roger Ross Williams
The busy subgenre of documentaries featuring autistic subjects gets a strong new entry in "Life, Animated," a captivating portrait of a young man for whom Disney animated movies have provided a…
Public conversations with Helena Bonham Carter and Bruce Dern plus a feature film award for Steven Bernstein's Helen Hunt and Samantha Morton starrer "Decoding Annie Parker" are among the additions…
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Variance Films has set a U.S. release for Roger Ross Williams' documentary “God Loves Uganda,” starting with New York City on Oct. 11. The film explores the role of the American Evangelical movement…
"Siddharth," an India-Canada drama about a lost boy, has been picked up by sales agent Fortissimo Films. The picture is the second feature by Canadian director Richie Mehta and will have its world…
LONDON — Georgia-set coming-of-age drama "In Bloom" won Sarajevo Film Festival's the Heart of Sarajevo prize. The film follows two teen girls as their dreams are crushed by a violent and…
So much has changed in the LGBT community recently, it's hardly surprising that those seismic shifts would be reflected in this year's pics at Outfest Los Angeles, which runs July 11 through 21 at…
Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Ava DuVernay and Paul Feig are among the 276 new members invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences.
XYZ Films has formed an international sales division dubbed XYZ International.
A scalding appraisal of the Christian missionary movement in Africa, "God Loves Uganda" has a ferocious mission of its own: to portray American evangelicals as arrogant and deluded, yet dangerously…
Resembling "The Full Monty" but more downbeat, too lite for the arthouse yet too melancholy for escapist uplift, tasty "Snails" may prove to be as challenged a traveler as its titular gastropod.