Celluloid Dreams founder Hengameh Panahi has unveiled a new film initiative: Modern Pulp, a series of classy B-movies from directors like France's Jean-Pierre Limosin, Hong Kong's Johnnie To and…
Venice Film Festival
A look at French cinema at the Venice Film Festival
David Cronenberg, who arrives on the Lido today with "A Dangerous Method," suspects his dark tale, set at the birth of psychoanalysis, could attract more interest from folks interested in Sigmund…
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A violent anti-Japanese uprising from Taiwan's aboriginal past is recounted with bombast and brutality in "Warriors of the Rainbow: Seediq Bale."
Italy's Skydancers and Colombia's Diafragma have boarded "Blood in the Mouth," the sophomore feature from Argentina's Hernan Belon whose "El campo" (In the Open) plays Venice Critics' Week today.
Much has changed for Taiwanese director Wei Te-sheng in the leap from low-budget hit laffer "Cape No. 7" to "Warriors of the Rainbow: Seediq Bale," his country's first big-budget epic, which screened…
Presenting out-of-competish "W.E," her first directorial feature, Madonna took the Venice Festival mass media by storm Thursday.
Venice fetes the actor as filmmaker whose obsession with Oscar Wilde's 'Salome' knows no bounds.
George Clooney dominated the day at the Venice Film Festival where "The Ides of March," his hard-hitting drama-thriller about cynical American politics, drew positive buzz and provided the Lido with…
China's five-year ban preventing edgy helmer Lou Ye from working ends very soon, but it hasn't stopped him making films outside the country.
When producer Kris Thykier boarded Madonna's "W.E." in the spring of 2010 he treated the movie like any other production: deliver the director's vision while making something commercial.