Following his 2001 Italian hit "Ignorant Fairies," director Ferzan Ozpetek will start shooting in August on "Le Finestre di fronte" (The Windows Opposite) for Rome-based R&C Produzioni, which is in…
Today's 20-minute presentation of "Gangs of New York" took seven weeks to prepare, and director Martin Scorsese says it's been a challenge to come up with a presentation that encapsulates the film.
Everything's not "Okay" in the lives of 37-year-old Nete (Paprika Steen) and her family. Her father is dying, her husband is cheating, her daughter is angry and her brother is feuding with dad.
"Rolli" is a rollicking success story from Finland. A family pic about a conflict between Trolls and Elves in some indeterminate place and time, pic opened last December and out-performed "Harry…
Utterly unsentimental but profoundly moving, "The Way Home…" is a tiny gem from South Korea that has proved the unexpected hit of the spring season, nabbing 2.8 million admissions nationwide since…
The notion of a chaotic yet mutually supportive European community is amusingly microcosmed in a student apartment that's shared by a culturally diverse group in Barcelona in "Euro Pudding" -- a…
Liberated from a camera crew and all the paraphernalia of 35mm filmmaking, Iranian pacesetter Abbas Kiarostami makes a revolutionary leap forward technically and narratively in his 12th feature film…
After "Lies" and several other productions, South Korean cinema pushes the sexual envelope again with "Too Young to Die," a kind of "Empire of the Senses," wrinklies style.
"Bella Ciao: Genoa Social Forum, 'Another World Is Possible'" is an explosive blow-by-blow account of what happened outside the Genoa Social Forum last July, where over a thousand organizations…
Quebec actress-warbler Carole Laure turns to direction, considerably assisted by her artistic deviser, co-screenwriter, co-producer and d.p. Pascal Arnold, and the results are decidedly mixed.
A high-tech headscratcher, "Demonlover" starts out as a moody and intriguing corporate thriller but eventually spins off into uncharted realms of cyberhell.