A real-life Spinal Tap facing some harsh realities, Canadian metal band Anvil -- whose principals have been playing together for more than 35 years -- proves surprisingly inspirational and endearing…
Sundance Film Festival
Practically an action movie by ultra-minimalist James Benning's standards, "Casting a Glance" features stationary shots of less than one minute each.
A man walks on a high-wire across the Twin Towers -- and how he does it -- is the grab-you-by-the-lapels premise from which James Marsh's "Man on Wire" erupts onscreen as one of the most wildly…
Thomas Wolfe's immortal words about the impossibility of homecomings loom large over "Momma's Man," writer-director Azazel Jacobs' wryly comic, sometimes heartbreaking and altogether original film…
Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young set out to alleviate the public allergy to Iraq War films with this pic.
One look at Puujee's smiling face and you understand why photographer Yoshiharu Sekino found the 6-year-old Mongolian shepherd girl such a captivating subject. After stumbling across Puujee on his…
Sony Pictures Classics closed their third deal of the Sundance Film festival Saturday, after other distributors had gone home empty-handed and many sellers were still trying to unload titles.
"Frozen River," Courtney Hunt's somber and suspenseful film about two desperate women who smuggle illegal immigrants into the United States, won the grand jury prize for dramatic feature at the 2008…
The Duplass brothers take a detour through genre territory with "Baghead," serving up their latest biting relationship study with a "Blair Witch" twist.
Slamdance has bestowed best film awards to Tom Quinn's family drama "The New Year Parade" and to Greg Kohs' doc "Song Sung Blue."