Archive for June 5th, 2013

Academy Honoring Visual Effects Supervisor Bill Taylor With Bonner Medal

Bill Taylor Headshot - P 2012

Award will be presented as part of the Scientific and Technical Awards on Feb. 9

Visual effects s[......]

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'Skyfall' is Biggest Film in UK History, Eclipsing 'Avatar'


UPDATE: "Skyfall" is now the UK's biggest film in history, eclipsing "Avata[......]

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Berlin 2013: Grindstone Inks North American Deal for 'Once Upon A Time in Brooklyn'

Armand Assante Headshot - P 2012

Paul Borghese’s thriller will be released by Lionsgate Home Entertainment, while L.A banner Recreation will rep international r[......]

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Australian Trailer for Surfing Drama DRIFT Starring Sam Worthington


The first trailer has been released for the surfing-crime-drama Drift.  The Australian-set film takes place in the 1970s and centers on two brothers[......]

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Anna Karenina Review

All happy moviegoing experiences are like one another. All unhappy etcetera-blah-blah. You[......]

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Oscar Q & A: Meet Tom Van Avermaet, Director of Darkly Glimmering Short 'Death of a Shadow' (TRAILER)

Tom Van Avermaet

Of all the Oscar-nominated shorts, Tom Van Avermaet's gorgeous[......]

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The Playlist Profile: Melanie Lynskey Talks Hollywood, 'Hello I Must Be Going,' 'Heavenly Creatures' & More

It’s coming on 20 years since Melanie Lynskey appeared in her first film, but she cannot get used to seeing herself on screen. “It&[......]

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Haile Gerima Talks 'Teza,' 'Sankofa,' and His Concern for the Future of Black Indie Cinema (Part 2)

Haile Gerima at the 65th Venice Film Festival

Shadow & Act's candid conversation with legendary[......]

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Arthouse Audit: La Dolce Woody

The recent feast-or-famine pattern among top specialized distributors' releases continues, with "To Rome With Love" joining &quot[......]

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New Trailer for CLOUD ATLAS Starring Tom Hanks, Halle Berry, and Hugo Weaving


A new trailer for Cloud Atlas has arrived, and it’s unsurprisingly great.  Directed by Lana and Andy Wachowski (The Matrix) and Tom Tykwer (Run Lola[......]

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