Two veteran Canadian filmmakers meet in the middle with "Weirdos," which balances director Bruce McDonald's 80s indie-hipster sensibility and scenarist Daniel MacIvor's penchant for warmer, fuzzier…
Toronto Film Festival
“Loving” director Jeff Nichols, and stars Ruth Negga and Joel Edgerton discussed depicting and spotlighting “unknown soldiers” Richard and Mildred Loving, who’s mixed-race marriage was forbidden in…
Why Brad Pitt and Cate Blanchett Narrate Two Different Versions of Terrence Malick’s ‘Voyage of Time’
The producers of Terrence Malick’s documentary “Voyage of Time: Life’s Journey” — Sophokles Tasioulis, Nick Gonda, and Sarah Green — break down the film’s two versions: an educational Imax version…
“Edge of Seventeen” star Hailee Steinfeld, writer-director Kelly Fremon Craig, and producer James L. Brooks dropped by the Variety Studio presented by airbnb to discuss their coming-of-age movie…
A country club massacre, an audacious kidnapping at 20,000 feet, Vietnam, the Black Panther Party, coerced confessions, white justice: There's no shortage of compelling angles to the story of Ishmael…
The intense coming-of-age drama “Moonlight” was one of the breakout films of the fall festival circuit. Director-writer Barry Jenkins, playwright Tarell McCraney, and stars Andre Holland, Mahershala…
A handsome, occasionally suspenseful tale set in Colombia's rural northeast, where locals are in an uneasy relationship with shady paramilitary forces.
The risk-taking confidence with which Dunn weaves in sardonic magical-realist elements, not to mention the film's unpredictable yet assured approaches to style and tone, make for an auspicious debut.
An astute mixture of multi-strand drama and murder mystery that engrosses for two solid hours--before collapsing into bathos.
If you were among the squeamish who could never quite stomach the premise of Pixar's "Ratatouille" — in which a Parisian sewer rat becomes top chef in a tony French restaurant — then perhaps Morgan…
But if the writer-director's physical canvas has gotten bigger here, his imagination is otherwise in somewhat reduced form. "