New director of the Sydney Film Festival Clare Stewart has eschewed tradition by programming Olivier Dahan's "La Vie en rose" as the 54th annual fest's June 8 curtain raiser.
Key goals are scored in every division of "Sons of Sakhnin United," an energetic, nicely balanced docu containing all the necessary elements for sports reportage with the added advantage of meatier…
Traditional and modern mores in contempo Turkey cross paths in the strikingly lensed "Bliss," an upscale meller with shades of "Knife in the Water." Formulaic yarn about a disgraced Anatolian girl…
As certain to get auds singing as the man himself, "Pete Seeger: The Power of Song" is a terrific, multilayered portrait of a singer whose legacy extends beyond music and into every major social…
Two sibling helmers who dub themselves the Taylan brothers take a big step forward with their sophomore outing, "The Little Apocalypse," a nifty psychothriller set during the Aug. 17, 1999, Istanbul…
Tethered to the standard multicharacter drama conventions that can be seen most nights on ABC, "Even Money" hardly delves beneath the surface of its moralistic overview of the sins and ramifications…
Imagine a saddle-sore '50s B-Western overlaid with down-and-dirty, "Deadwood"-style squalor, and you're ready for the long, hard ride that is "The Far Side of Jericho." Far too aggressively seamy…
Sony's acquisitions group has inked a co-financing and distribution deal with Inferno Distribution. The first project covered in the pact is "The Heaven Project," a thriller starring Paul Walker.
FX has elbowed out TNT/TBS, USA and Spike to land exclusive rights to "Spider-Man 3," which could end up funneling more than $40 million into the Sony coffers for the network window.
Film Independent has set Kasi Lemmons' "Talk to Me" and Danny Boyle's "Sunshine" as the opening- and closing-night films for this year's Los Angeles Film Festival.
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