"Five Fingers," starring Laurence Fishburne, tops the handful of pics being offered by U.S.-based Elements Intl.
France's Metropolitan has closed French rights to Valentia Pictures Moscow underground chiller "Moscow Zero," helmed by Maria Lidon.
Norwegian-made gangster pic "Izzat," which is populated mostly with characters of Pakistani descent, tries valiantly to make the 'hoods of Oslo look as hard and mean as the streets of South Central…
Should you ever need a reminder that Marx's doctrine of historical materialism does not (just) refer to the love of antique fabrics, try shopping in Berlin.
The Berlinale and the Frankfurt Book Fair have been getting increasingly chummy in the past year. A partnership between the two events began at the Berlinale in 2005, and that was followed by joint…
One of the Berlinale's most ambitious projects of recent years has been the Talent Campus. Since its launch in 2003, the educational platform has not only helped make the festival more relevant to…
Berlin is a green and open city with enough parks and natural spaces to keep any urban treehugger happy. Unfortunately, chilly February is not the ideal month to take advantage of this.
Celebrating its fifth year, the totally Teutonic sidebar Perspektive Deutsches Kino is on a roll despite the gloomy climate of drooping box office and lower market share for local pics.
Stina Werenfels' first feature "Going Private" (Nachbeben) is the only Swiss pic screening in Panorama, but "Private's" theme of social deterioration is right in keeping with the Berlinale's often…
Film director Luis Llosa and novelist Mario Vargas Llosa, are at the Berlinale to tubthump "The Feast of the Goat," which is directed by Luis and based on a novel by Mario -- which many regard as the…