SCOTT FOUNDAS: Well, the cat is really out of the bag now. After weeks of intense blogosphere speculation about the fall festival season and palate-whetting gala announcements from the New York Film…
Toronto Film Festival
Acclaimed international directors Claire Denis, Agnieszka Holland and Jia Zhang-ke will serve as the inaugural jury of Platform — the Toronto International Film Festival's new program showcasing…
Suggesting a cooling of last year’s tensions with its North American rival Telluride, the Toronto Intl. Film Festival has slightly loosened its rules for premieres during the first four days of this…
Cheeriness and whodunit elements are emphasized at the expense of any insightful revision of the classic novel, resulting in a generic drama that's only mildly diverting.
Susan Sarandon has boarded "Radical Grace" as executive producer in advance of the feature documentary's world premiere at the Hot Docs Festival in Toronto, Variety has learned. "Grace," the feature…
The unresolvable tension between logic and feeling animates Eugene Green's "La Sapienza," an exquisite rumination on life, love and art that tickles the heart and mind in equal measure.
An atmosphere of troubling apprehension suffuses the rural locale of "In Her Place" thanks to a script of discreet probity that gives equal, nonjudgmental weight to the three female protags.
Pakistan's 2014 Oscar entry is a handsomely made, nicely modulated fugitive drama with forceful social overtones decrying the ongoing practice of child brides.
Exploited temp workers at a big box store in South Korea organize themselves to fight layoffs in "Cart," a solidly made sophomore feature with worthy elements that are all too familiar.
Strand Releasing has acquired U.S. rights to Pat Mills’ comedy “Guidance,” which premiered in September at the Toronto Film Festival. Mills stars as a pathologically immature former child actor who…
An atmospheric, at times impressionistic drama of a Moroccan windsurfer whose friendship with European tourists adds a highly-charged pull to the already palpable draw of departure.