VENICE – "Ukraine Is Not a Brothel," a docu-feature from Australian Kitty Green which lifts the lid on Ukraine's seemingly bizarre bare-breast feminist movement, has been acquired for international…
Although it purports to offer an inside look at the annual festival, Steve Brown and Jessie Deeter's documentary offers a less-than-fully immersive experience.
ROME – Venice topper Alberto Barbera has unveiled a rich mix of name auteurs and newcomers, crowdpleasers and esoteric pics, with U.S. and U.K. titles playing prominently, in his lineup for the 70th…
ROME — The Venice Film Festival has announced the lineup of its Venice Classics section, which comprises Luchino Visconti's "Sandra (Of a Thousand Delights),” toplining Claudia Cardinale, who will be…
A pallid Vanessa Paradis gets in touch with her blocked emotions at an inherited "House in Brittany," where ghosts act like therapists in Anne Le Ny's fluff feature.
Egyptian helmer Ibrahim El Batout had a particularly personal motive that drove him to shoot "Winter of Discontent," the raw, eye-opening drama that is among his country's first post-revolution pics…
Now in its second year, the Gucci Award for Women in Cinema aims not only to spotlight the contributions of women to the world of filmmaking but also to honor cinema’s past by funding film…
"Girl in Progress," from helmer Patricia Riggen ("Under the Same Moon") and screenwriter Hiram Martinez, never finds its own groove, alternating between high-school dramedy and overworked-single-mom…
As a kid growing up in a tough working-class area of Brooklyn, Chris Rock hung out at the Bushwick Salvation Army Community Center.