A critical digest of the week's latest U.S. theatrical releases. Where applicable, links to longer reviews have been provided. The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones Distributor: Sony/Screen Gems Set…
Opening on July 18, the Durban Intl. Film Festival now ranks as one of the longest running, biggest and fastest growing of major African film events and a burgeoning platform for business in South…
Indian helmer Gurvinder Singh's Punjabi-language "Anhey Ghore Da Daan" (Alms for a Blind Horse) has won the Golden Peacock for best film and a cash prize of Rupees 4 million ($73,700) at the 43rd…
The Italo bow of Dustin Hoffman's directorial debut "Quartet" will open the 30th Turin Film Festival, Italy's ultra-indie event, where English-language pics feature prominently.
Drawing A-list is increasingly more difficult for French fest
"Una noche" led the list of award winners in the juried competitions at the Tribeca Film Festival, with Lucy Mulloy's feature scoring three kudos -- including one for one of the young actors who…
Marked by a vibrant evocation of Havana street life and excellent performances from three non-pro naturals, "Una noche" throws off a restless energy well attuned to its tale of impetuous Cuban teens…
The 11th Tribeca Film Festival has tapped Israeli drama "Yossi" to open the World Narrative competition on April 19, while Canada's "The World Before Her" launches the World Documentary competition…
Focus Features emerged the big winner at the 2011 Gotham Independent Film Awards, with its pic "Beginners" scoring two kudos, including a shared trophy for top feature, and drama "Pariah" nabbing one.
A group of up-and-coming filmmakers picked up kudos in the 7th annual Tribeca All Access Creative Promise Awards, in a Gotham ceremony that took place Friday during the run of the Tribeca Film Fest.