Astra Taylor's philosophizing-heads docu serves as a playful riposte to the notion that movies are for turning one's mind off.
Toronto International Film Festival
Bavaria Film Intl. has inked deals for "Krabat" with buyers for Russia, CIS, Poland, Romania and Latin America, the sales company said on Wednesday.
Imagine a mix of "Tremors" and "The Searchers," and you'll be at least partially prepared for "The Burrowers," a horror/Western hybrid that could scare up decent coin as a homevid curio.
Despite its focus on a potentially fascinating subject, "The Real Shaolin" is a curiously underwhelming docu about four martial arts students who travel to China's legendary Shaolin Temple, the…
"In the Shadow of the Naga" appears destined to be known as that Thai "monks-with-guns" movie.
If Karen Oganesyan's "The Ghost" hadn't been so blatantly tooled as an item for Hollywood remake, it might have proved to be a clever fusion of the twin Russian obsessions for the criminal…
Tailor-made for nursing home screenings in ancillary, "Is There Anybody There?" features Michael Caine's ingratiating turn as a senile magician who bonds with a paranormal studies-loving tween.
A feeble attempt to sum up Nigeria's sprawling, incipient movie industry, "Peace Mission" delivers the inaccurate picture that Nollywood is mostly driven by energetic, gregarious impresario Peace…
The fragile nuclear family comes under harrowing inspection by writer-director Rodrigue Jean in "Lost Song."
Returning to French lingo production after a pair of pics in English, Swiss-born, Quebec-based director Lea Pool maintains her usual focus on a female's motherless coming-of-age in "Mommy Is at the…
IFC's "Stranger Than Fiction" documentary series is heads into its eighth season with a slate packed with docus from Toronto.