Screenwriter Tony Gilroy (most notably of the Jason Bourne franchise) admits he'd never directed anything before, much less a major studio film. But helming "Michael Clayton" was not such a daunting…
By 2006, Daniel Barnz had been working for a decade penning screenplays with big stars attached. The problem was that none of them -- including "Sugarland," which Jodie Foster was attached to direct…
F. Scott Fitzgerald famously wrote that there are no second acts in American lives. Then again, Fitzgerald probably never met anyone quite like Ben Affleck.
Fifteen years ago, under the moniker Stakka Bo, Johan Renck topped the charts all over Europe with the song "Here We Go Again."
Born to a Peruvian father and an American mother, digital artist-turned-filmmaker Alex Rivera enjoys the contradictions of his heritage.
"Elite Squad," helmer Jose Padilha's breakthrough pic, was still at the lensing stage in 2006 when the film started to get massive media attention in Brazil.
Nearly two decades after the fall of communism in Romania, a second revolution is under way. On the front lines, you'll find director Cristian Mungiu and a handful of his compatriots attracting…
Sometimes a wild imagination can get a young filmmaker into trouble. For Anna Melikyan it seems to be her magic elixir.
South Korea's Fair Trade Commission has found the nation's largest exhibitors and distributors guilty of unfair business practices.
A son, a daughter and their dying mother are caught between desire, death and yearnings for the future in the remarkably pungent "Burn the Bridges." Theater-trained helmer and co-writer Francisco…
The Richard Attenborough Film Awards are launching a public vote for the U.K. movie of the year.