VENICE -Italo helmer Gianfranco Rosi’s fresh docu “Sacro GRA,” about people living on the fringe along the ring road around Rome, is the winner of the Venice Film Festival’s 70th edition which…
A ludicrous, borderline-nonsensical supernatural concoction with a slightly redeeming sense of its own silliness.
Steven Levenson raises some Big Issues in “The Unavoidable Disappearance of Tom Durnin.” We’re talking about weighty matters like crime and punishment, guilt and restitution, and that old favorite…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
As show nears its final countdown, Gilligan reflects on what powers his sensibility — inside and out.
Magnolia Pictures' "Shadow Dancer" is about a woman, Collette, who must choose between going to prison or spying on her own family.
Image Nation, the Abu Dhabi-based production company with Hollywood ties, is financing an Arab sports comedy by Emirati helmer Mohammed Saeed Harib, its third local feature.
A slow burn leads to a powerful payoff at the denouement of Czech period drama "In the Shadow," which intriguingly brings a film-noir sensibility to a time of great political tension.
"Battleship" has sailed into a headwind of negative perception since the project was announced in 2009: It took forever to greenlight, it's based on a boardgame with no narrative, it lacks bankable…
Teen boys cope with first love while their female peer tries to negotiate the minefield of male attraction in Nawaf Al-Janahi's flat sophomore feature, "Sea Shadow."
Homegrown titles vie with Hollywood to satisfy region's 'curiosity for cinema'
Abu Dhabi's $1 billion production arm Imagenation Abu Dhabi is rebranding to become simply Image Nation and has also created two divisions -- Image Nation Abu Dhabi and Image Nation International -…