In the wake of the near-arrest of Iranian-born Slamdance filmmaker Farhad Yawari for allegedly handing out flyers for his pic on Park City streets (Daily Variety, Jan. 25), all seemed a bit quieter…
Using deliberately sparse means and a tiny cast within the delightfully crumbling Theatre des Bouffes du Nord, Peter Brook has worked a South African tale of adultery and cold consumptive jealousy…
Atom Egoyan's "Felicia's Journey," the downbeat curtain-raiser at last year's Toronto Film Festival, took four nods at the 20th annual Genie Awards, held Sunday in Toronto.
Produced by Ulf Synnerholm. Executive producers, Peter Gustafsson, Peter Volkle.
A young man's journey home stirs uncomfortable emotions in "Dragonland," an affectingly understated drama that's just a little too restrained for offshore theatrical play. It's solid fare, however…
Village Roadshow Cinemas Intl. is launching its own U.K. circuit independent from Warner Village Cinemas, its existing joint venture with Warner Bros. Intl. Theaters.
Shot in 12 blustery days in New Jersey, "The Simian Line" is an uneven, at times absorbing portrait of four couples struggling to define their relationships. With a big-name cast, pic should have no…
Providence Entertainment, the company that distributed the surprisingly successful religious-themed feature "The Omega Code," has inked a deal with Triple Axel Prods. for worldwide distribution of…
Reviewed at Palm Springs Film Festival, Jan. 14, 2000. Running time: 69 MIN.
Given short shrift as a Civil Rights Movement leader during his lifetime ---though he was a key adviser to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. --- Bayard Rustin has been "rehabilitated" of late by gay…