A Japanese cultural equivalent of the "Matrix" and "Lord of the Rings" trilogies.
For Guadalajara programming director Lucy Virgen, "It was exhilarating to see the flood of submissions we received this year. In some recent years, we more or less presented all of the Mexican…
Laurent Cantet's Palme d'Or winner "The Class," Joel and Ethan Coen's Venice opener "Burn After Reading" plus Mike Leigh's "Happy-Go-Lucky" figure in a litany of fest standouts or prize-winners…
Steven Soderbergh's two-part Che Guevara biopic, Clint Eastwood's "Changeling," Steven Spielberg's long-awaited "Indiana Jones" sequel and Woody Allen's "Vicky Cristina Barcelona" will all world…
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