Celebrating 17 Years of Film.Biz.Fans.

Features

  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    DISPATCH FROM SWEDEN | Bergman Island: "Faro Document," "Persona," "Summer Interlude," and More from

    A film festival unlike any other, Bergmanvecken (or Bergman Week), now in its fifth year in operation and its first incarnation since the death of the man at its center last July, is a celebration of location as much as film. For Swedish cinema, Ingmar Bergman was always a one-man-show, its industry...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    LAFF '08 INTERVIEW | "I'll Come Running" Director Spencer Parsons and "HottieBoombaLottie" Director

    [EDITOR'S NOTE: indieWIRE is profiling the Narrative and Documentary Competition filmmakers who are screening their films at the Los Angeles Film Festival as world premieres.]

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    DISPATCH FROM SCOTLAND | "Somers Towns" Leads Winners in Edinburgh

    The 62nd annual Edinburgh International Film Festival came to a close this weekend, after screening over 130 films over the course of 12 days, throughout the cobblestoned medieval cluster of the Scottish capital. Founded in 1947 in conjunction with Edinburgh Festival in August, the festival was int...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    indieWIRE INTERVIEW | "Tell No One" Director Guillaume Canet

    It's not exactly clear when the trend started, but French filmmakers are currently making the best old-style Hollywood thrillers. The caffeinated pace, requisite chase scenes, intricate plots are all there. But Gallic filmmakers bring something more to the party: distinctive camera work along with...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    DISPATCH FROM SWEDEN | Cinema, Past and Present: "Maria Larsson's Everlasting Moment," "Involuntary,

    How to get rid of the ghost that you want to keep close? It's been more than twenty-five years now since Ingmar Bergman was regularly making feature films, but the master's mammoth shadow looms over the national cinema with undiminished dominance, and indeed most of European art cinema in general; m...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    2 comments
    tweet
    0

    LAFF '08 NOTEBOOK | Top Docs: "Trinidad," "No Name," "Pressure Cooker," "Loot" and "Boogie Man"

    "Everyone feels the need to express themselves and they hope that when they do the world accepts them." Truer words were never spoken by director PJ Raval whose first feature, "Trinidad" (co-directed by Jay Hodges), premiered in competition at the Los Angeles Film Festival in the past week. In Raval...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    LAFF '08 INTERVIEW | "Must Read After My Death" Director Morgan Dews

    [EDITOR'S NOTE: indieWIRE is profiling the Narrative and Documentary Competition filmmakers who are screening their films at the Los Angeles Film Festival as world premieres.]

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    LAFF '08 INTERVIEW | "Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story" Director Stefan Forbes

    [EDITOR'S NOTE: indieWIRE is profiling the Narrative and Documentary Competition filmmakers who are screening their films at the Los Angeles Film Festival as world premieres.]

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    DISPATCH FROM LOS ANGELES | An Evening With Sheila Nevins

    In the Green Room prior to Thursday's "Evening with Sheila Nevins" event at the Los Angeles Film Festival, Nevins cashed in on a $100 bet pegged to the performance of Stephen Walker's "Young@Heart," the documentary acquired by Fox Searchlight during last year's festival. Sheila Nevins, president of ...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    LAFF '08 INTERVIEW | "Thing With No Name" Director Sarah Friedland

    [EDITOR'S NOTE: indieWIRE is profiling the Narrative and Documentary Competition filmmakers who are screening their films at the Los Angeles Film Festival as world premieres.]

    Read More »

Recent Posts


  • Women, Power & Bisexuality: Megan Ellison .../Bent
  • Fading GigoloLeonard Maltin
  • REVIEW: Katsuhiro Otomo's "Short Pe ...Animation Scoop