In Juan Antonio de la Riva's latest opus, a strolling singer in Mexico City returns to his village to find out the truth about his famous outlaw brother, Gabriel, aka the "Mountain Hawk." Nominated…
The desperately needed film studio pegged to begin construction in Melbourne several months ago has finally been greenlit by the Victoria State government.
The state film fund of North RhineWestphalia, Filmstiftung NRW, has lined up S5.5 million ($5.3 million) for 25 productions including new pics with Donald Sutherland and Jonny Lee Miller.
Teaming Italy's De Agostini and Spain's Planeta Group, cash-rich new combo DeAPlaneta has created movie production house Grunger and TV movie outfit Prodigius, a joint venture with Spain's MediaPro.
Gabriela Bacher, former managing director of Studio Babelsberg Motion Pictures, has filed a lawsuit against the studio's parent company Vivendi Deutschland for what she says was an "unjustified…
The stresses and strains of recent Argentine history manifest themselves in one man's dreams and fears over the course of a few hours in earnest drama "Potestad." Familiarity with the country and…
As a colonialist childhood memoir, "Light Drops" exerts a Huck Finnish charm all its own. Helmer Fernando Vendrell has a knack for evoking the lazy idyllic days when 14-year-old protagonist, Rui…
"Goldfish Game" is an incoherent jumble of a film that seems to be attempting to tell a dramatic story about the disruption of a weekend in the country by a couple of immigration cops looking for…
The daily grind of conscripted soldiers undergoing basic training is a pretty universal theme, as this no-budget, fuzzily photographed, black-and-white Iranian pic vividly testifies. Pic is…
The Coen brothers would have a ball with the extremely unlikely oddities of "Falcons" -- but as a comedy. As a drama fashioned by Iceland's Fridrik Thor Fridriksson, pic is a confused assemblage that…
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