Director Jane Campion will be presented with the Carrosse d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival during the Directors' Fortnight opening ceremony on May 16. The kudos is awarded annually by the Film…
We Have A Pope
What's in a new pope's name? The recent election of Pope Francis is prompting a flurry of showbiz opportunities.
The poster for the 66th Cannes Film Festival again evokes a retro theme, featuring a 1963 photo of Joanne Woodward and Paul Newman. The couple was photographed during the shoot of Mel Shavelson’s “A…
As a non-Catholic U.S. citizen of decidedly common birth, I find it difficult to muster much enthusiasm regarding who the new Pope is or fret about the gender of the British royal family's next heir.
In the wake of the election of Pope Francis, Sundance Selects will re-release Nanni Moretti's comedic drama "We Have a Pope" ("Habemus Papam") beginning next Wednesday. "We Have a Pope" will be shown…
It was wall-to-wall Pope coverage midday Wednesday, as the Big Four and cable news nets broke into regularly scheduled daytime programming once white smoke was spotted billowing out of the Vatican's…
The Cannes Film Festival has announced that Steven Spielberg will head the jury for the 2013 edition of the festival. The fest first announced the news on its official Twitter feed. "As they say…
"La sirga" is a thoroughly engrossing art film committed more to ambiguity than to clarity, and as much to sound as to image.
The American justice system -- and American society -- are indicted for institutionalized racism in this gripping investigative docu.
James McAvoy will star opposite Jessica Chastain in Myriad Pictures' double-feature film project "The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: His" and "The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Hers."
With many elements of the film biz in a state of flux, a broader understanding of developing markets and developing technologies within each of those markets could prove a boon for industryites in…
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