Francois Ozon, one of Gaul’s bestselling auteurs whose latest film “Young & Beautiful” bowed in competition at Cannes, is set to helm “The New Girlfriend,” a drama toplining Romain Duris (“Chinese…
“Gabrielle,” Quebec director Louise Archambault’s drama about a developmentally disabled music prodigy who finds love with a fellow choir member, will represent Canada for consideration as a best…
Helmer-scribe Kim Nguyen's "War Witch" may have lost the foreign-language film Oscar to "Amour" but it found love at the inaugural Canadian Screen Awards gala Sunday, nabbing 10 trophies including…
Each of the five Oscar foreign-language film nominees exist because dedicated producers fought to get the pics prepped, finished and out to the public.
Nicolas Bolduc may not be a workaholic, but it was a definite fear of the glacial pace of many a director's career that haunted the 39-year-old Montreal native in film school and steered him toward…
Foreign-language Oscar nominee "War Witch" has scored 12 Canadian Screen Award nominations, including motion picture, it was announced Tuesday by the Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television in…
Foreign-lingo pix examine oppression in myriad ways
Kim Nguyen's disturbing portrait of child warriors in war-torn Africa, "War Witch," won the top international prize, the Golden Frog, at the Plus Camerimage festival in Bydgoszcz, Poland, which…
AFI Fest has completed its program with a dozen entries in the foreign-language contest for the Academy Awards along with seven films screened at Cannes.
"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…
MADRID -- Films Distribution has tied down a slew of sales on Berlin Competition players Brillante Mendoza's "Captive" and Kim Nguyen's "War Witch."