Danish director Simon Staho's latest feature is an odd duck that neither quite convinces nor emotionally satisfies.
The Montreal World Film Festival announced its full slate of 432 films from around the globe on Tuesday, including 113 world or international feature preems. From the U.S. “The Red Robin” by Michael…
The Norwegian Intl. Film Festival's New Nordic Films section attracts some 300 industryites with a string of works in progress. Reps from Cannes, Berlin, Karlovy Vary, Tribeca, Sundance, St…
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The Locarno Film Festival has unveiled its lineup, which sees 10 world preems launching on the Swiss lakeside fest's Piazza Grande, following opener "500 Days of Summer," and a slew of potential…
Two bourgeois Swedish couples find a dinner-party discussion about adultery leads to serious repercussions in Danish helmer Simon Staho's "Heaven's Heart."
The Berlin Film Festival has completed the lineup for its main section with the addition of three out-of-competition and five competish titles.
The first five minutes of "Daisy Diamond" feature a smack injection and a rape -- then, things only get bleaker.
Nick Broomfield's "Battle for Haditha," Wayne Wang's "A Thousand Years of Good Prayers" and Paulo Barzman's "Emotional Arithmetic" figure in the main competition at the 55th edition San Sebastian…
Simon Staho's seriocomic "Bang Bang Orangutang" seems afraid of being thought dull. But this quirky, mostly enjoyable item about the endless humiliations of a businessman trying to pick up the pieces…
Two personal movies by mavericks -- Terry Gilliam's "Tideland," and Michael Winterbottom's "A Cock and Bull Story" -- lead the competition lineup at the upcoming San Sebastian Film Festival.
Set entirely within a car with a two-camera set-up, "Day and Night" is one of the most interesting films to have been made in Sweden for a long while. Helmed and co-written by 32-year-old Danish…