Edgar Reitz continues his visionary sweep through history with this black-and-white prequel to his "Heimat" juggernaut.
MADRID — Pedro Almodovar’s “I’m So Excited!”, Joe Wright's “Anna Karenina,” Francois Ozon’s “In the House” and Joachim Ronning and Espen Sanberg’s Oscar-nommed “Kon-Tiki” square off among 46 films…
With his live-action debut, French animation auteur Sylvain Chomet has transposed the offbeat charm, singular characters and richly layered visual style of his Oscar-nommed hand-drawn toons, "The…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
The Zurich Film Festival will honor “Amour” director Michael Haneke with its lifetime achievement award. The helmer will attend the festival, which runs Sept. 26-Oct. 5 in Switzerland, to accept the…
LONDON — “Le Grand Cahier” (The Notebook) has been selected as the official Hungarian entry for the Academy Awards‘ foreign-language film category. Janos Szasz’s pic, which won the Karlovy Vary Intl…
Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Ava DuVernay and Paul Feig are among the 276 new members invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences.
Chloe Moretz and Asa Butterfield — the young stars of Martin Scorsese's Hugo — are attached to “The White Circus,” a dark fairy tale exec produced by Terry Gilliam. “Circus” is the first full-length…
PARIS — Although “Amour” represented Austria in the foreign-language film race, its Paris-based lead-producer, Margaret Menegoz, is the one who pulled 70% of the film’s $10.6 million budget from…
PARIS– Michael Haneke’s “Amour” swept the 38th Cesar Awards Friday, taking home wins for film, director, actress (Emmanuelle Riva), actor (Jean-Louis Trintignant) and original screenplay. “Amour”…
Producer Veit Heiduschka of Vienna-based Wega Film not only helped launch the cinematic career of Oscar-nominated helmer Michael Haneke but also continues to play an instrumental role in defining new…
Michael Haneke's "Amour" was named best picture of the year by the Los Angeles Film Critics Assn.