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.
“Project Greenlight” EPs Matt Damon and Ben Affleck are continuing their relationship with HBO with a new scripted film, “Thirst.” Now in development for HBO Films, “Thirst” is described as a…
Near the beginning of "Thirst," Bulgarian Svetla Tsotsorkova's debut, a father sits in a tree, idly smoking a cigarette, wearing a broad-brimmed Panama hat, Chekhov-style. "Thirst," like the great…
A graduate of the University of San Francisco Quito, Ecuadorian director Joe Houlberg makes the jump from directing short films and producing to directing a feature of his own with "Thirst," or "Sed"…
The lineup of the 29th Warsaw Film Festival, which runs Oct. 11-20, will include 22 world preems, 21 international preems and 22 European preems. The program, which was unveiled today, includes 123…
“Vampire Academy” producer Michael Preger and his Preger Entertainment are giving more life to the undead, obtaining movie rights to Christopher Pike’s series "The Last Vampire." The series…
After literally years of scouting Shekhar Kapur has cast "Random Desi Romance" and "Kai Po Che" star Sushant Singh Rajput as the lead in his mega-budget futuristic blockbuster "Paani."
Russia's leading TV producer, Alexander Akopov, is leaning on U.S. TV shows and know-how to up the ante in the country's burgeoning television market.
Tribune's long-awaited decision to spin off its newspaper holdings and bet squarely on television pounds a final nail in the coffin of the rationale underlying the Times Mirror-Tribune merger back in…
Prohibition's end heralded a lush rebirth for the entertainment industry.
Justice and vengeance become entwined in "Michael Kohlhaas," Arnaud des Pallieres' stolid treatment of Heinrich von Kleist's influential novella about a 16th-century horse merchant whose mistreatment…