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'Stand Up for What You Care About': The Ajyal Youth Film Festival in Doha

'Stand Up for What You Care About': The Ajyal Youth Film Festival in Doha

11.28.2014
This year the Ajyal Youth Film Festival, in its second edition, is going to be phenomenal, mark my words. The six-day event will kick off...
<em>Winter Sleep</em>, Winner of the Palme d'Or, Tipped for the Academy Awards' Best Foreign Language Film

Winter Sleep, Winner of the Palme d'Or, Tipped for the Academy Awards' Best Foreign Language Film

11.19.2014
Winter Sleep, winner of the Palme d'Or and FIPRESCI Prizes at this year's Cannes Festival, is a film centered on brilliant dialogue where...
The Producer's Work: An Interview With Park Chan-wook

The Producer's Work: An Interview With Park Chan-wook

11.14.2014
The Producers' Work is an experiment created for the sole purposes of this blog. We want to take a closer look at the producers working...

A Male Melt-down in the Alps

10.27.2014
Force Majeure, which stirred up the troops in Cannes, is a must-see dark comedy from Swedish writer-director Ruben Ostlund about how a...

Interview: Theodore Melfi and the Coming of St. Vincent

10. 9.2014
Having plumbed his own life for material for his new film, St. Vincent, writer-director Theodore Melfi could probably do the same thing...
The Reykjavik International Film Festival Is the Tectonic Meeting Point of European and American Indie Cinema

The Reykjavik International Film Festival Is the Tectonic Meeting Point of European and American Indie Cinema

10. 9.2014
Whether you are looking to write, scout or shoot (the Icelandic Film Centre offers a 20 percent rebate if you meet certain "cultural criteria"),...
You've Never Seen Anything Like Godard's New 3D Film

You've Never Seen Anything Like Godard's New 3D Film

Erin Whitney  10. 7.2014
Take one of cinema's greatest filmmakers, give him one of the most innovative visual tools of the past decade and the result is something...

Film Review: Two Days, One Night -- The Wages of Human Solidarity

09.15.2014
The Dardennes offer a fascinating glimpse of the human face when confronted up-close with a moral choice between compassion and self-interest....

Thales Corrêa: Filmmaker Tackles Suicide in Short Film

09.11.2014
Some filmmakers make films to purely entertain the masses. During the summer blockbuster season, this is very apparent. However as this...
Middle East Film Festival Politics

Middle East Film Festival Politics

08.28.2014
Films provide visions from around the world and an opportunity to show how similar our humanity is and how much we share, not remind us...
Helping to Create a New Spectator: Giorgio Gosetti of Venice Days

Helping to Create a New Spectator: Giorgio Gosetti of Venice Days

08.25.2014
To me, Giorgio Gosetti represents Venice. The quiet, understated elegance of the oldest, most prestigious and open to all, film festival...

We Need a Hero: Bill O'Dowd of Dolphin Films Talks Mattel's Max Steel

08.15.2014
All we really need to do is watch a teenager playing a video game -- trance-like and oblivious to the world around them -- to know that...

The Rise and Fall of an Algerian Tycoon

08.14.2014
The Khalifa story is a complex one indeed, worth making into a Hollywood movie. So many world capitals and celebrities are involved that...

Cannes 2014 #Shingerview: David Lang, Mindshare NA

08.12.2014
This past June, I had the opportunity to sit down and talk to my friend, Emmy-award winning TV producer, and Chief Content Officer at Mindshare...