As unvarnished in its gaze as it is unpolished in lensing, the documentary fascinates by its refusal to simplify a very complicated life.
Slovenian helmer Rok Bicek, at the Karlovy Vary Intl. Film Festival with "Class Enemy," which plays as part of the Variety Critics’ Choice program, is about to enter post-production on his first…
Rok Bicek's compelling debut explores the tensions between a group of teens and their demanding new teacher.
ROME — The Venice Film Festival's 28th Critics' Week has unveiled its lineup of eight first works, including seven world preems, featuring fresh pics from Europe, Chile and Africa. Sidebar will open…
Fox Searchlight's "Lola Versus" is the latest in a long tradition of breaking-up movies that make you feel good. At Tuesday's Gotham preem at the SVA Theater, Greta Gerwig chose "Annie Hall" as her…
A slickly packaged addition to the myriad documentaries made about the recent events in Cairo's Tahrir Square, "1/2 Revolution" offers the privileged perspective of a group of filmmaker/activist…
As pedestrian as its title, sports docu "Rise and Shine" finds little of real interest in the story of Jay DeMerit, a Midwesterner who successfully went abroad to find a place in pro soccer.
Natalia Dyer is final negotiations to join the cast of Giorgio Serafini's supernatural thriller "The Healer."