"The Bride" may be a pedestrian choice of title for a new adaptation of Federico Garcia Lorca's ever-crimson play "Blood Wedding," but perhaps the change is fitting.
San Sebastian Film Festival
Directed with arresting yet subtle flair by Svetla Tsotsorkova, the film combines chamber piece elements with sensitivity to landscape, light, and the ways people observe each other.
The sins of the past force a painful reckoning in the present in "Magallanes," a quietly gripping Peruvian thriller about old political wounds and the elusive quest for redemption.
A pleasant but slight pic buoyed by adolescents newcomers who aren't to know that ineffectual teachers, invisible parents, and cool kids vs. nerds are all yawningly standard-issue fare.
A woman is fatally electrocuted, her distraught son jumps to his death, an elderly witness dies of a heart attack, while a horndog teenager unjustly takes the rap for all of this.
Three rising stars of European cinema, Iceland's Runar Runarsson, France's Lucile Hadzihalilovic, Belgium's Joachim Lafosse – won out big-time at the 2015 San Sebastian Film Festival, vindicating the…
SAN SEBASTIAN – In one of the highest-profile deals to go down at this year's San Sebastian Festival, Madrid-based Latido Films has acquired world sales rights on Chilean drama "Rara," Pepa San…
Disturbing Swedish drama "Granny's Dancing On The Table," from writer-helmer Hanna Skold, uses live action and stop-motion animation with voiceover narration to trace familial dysfunction and abuse…
SAN SEBASTIAN – After many years of only pre-buying Spanish films' TV rights, Spain’s national public broadcaster TVE is upping the ante in terms of movie involvement, boarding as co-producer two…
SAN SEBASTIAN – Following up pre-TIFF deals to the U.K. (Metrodome) and Spain (Festival Films) and a Magnolia Pictures U.S. pick-up at Toronto, Fortissimo Films has clinched further sales at San…
Michael Oblowitz's "Heavy Water: The Life and Times of Nathan Fletcher" profiles Fletcher – a scion of a royal family of surfing and key figure in Big Wave history, a prodigy at 11, burnt out at 16…