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Foreign Film

'God's' Is One Of The Best Foreign Language Films Of The Year

Greg Archer | Posted 01.12.2015 | Entertainment
Greg Archer

A rare breed of spunk and spirit co-mingle in the Polish film Gods (Bogowie), the biopic about professor Zbigniew Religa, who performed the first successful heart transplant in communist Poland in the 1980s.

Highlights from Miami's 18th Brazilian Film Festival

Zach Udko | Posted 10.20.2014 | Arts
Zach Udko

Sexuality, infidelity and creativity dominate as central themes in the highlights from this week's lineup.

5 Must-See Indie Films This Month

Leonard Maltin | Posted 05.28.2013 | Arts
Leonard Maltin

by Leonard Maltin As Hollywood seems to be unleashing some of its worst pop movies on an unsuspecting public this spring, there's no better time to s...

Foreign Films Receive Major Recognition

AP | SANDY COHEN | Posted 03.15.2013 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES — The makers of three Golden Globe- and Oscar-nominated foreign films shared the secrets of their craft – and admiration for o...

What a Surveillance State Looks Like: Barbara Revisits Cold War East Germany

Jason Apuzzo | Posted 01.19.2013 | Entertainment
Jason Apuzzo

the film becomes a profound indictment against the type of society in which allegiance to a political system overwhelms common humanity.

Lucas Kavner

Syrian Filmmaker Disappears

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucas Kavner | Posted 09.05.2012 | Arts

To get his latest film into the hands of Cannes Film Festival organizers in time for its 2011 screening, the acclaimed Iranian auteur Jafar Panahi had...

Japanese New-Wave Director Hiroshi Teshigahara as Renaissance Man (VIDEO)

Network Awesome | Posted 08.12.2012 | Home
Network Awesome

Viewing Hiroshi Teshigahara's 1965 short White Morning, it's easy to get the impression that the filmmaker, like Scorsese or Godard, is obsessed with cinema itself, totally devoted to deciphering its language and developing its potential.

Foreign Film That Gets Real About Female Sexuality

Slate | Posted 04.04.2012 | Women

A young blond girl with immaculate bone structure lies on the linoleum of her single mother's kitchen floor, a man's voice chirping from the phone pie...

Film Review: Outside the Law

Joseph Smigelski | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Joseph Smigelski

Outside the Law is a clever, well-balanced hybrid: part political thriller, part historical polemic, and part gangster movie.

A Voice of Dissent on The Class

Dan Brown | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Dan Brown

I am glad that The Class is jump-starting conversations about classrooms. I regret, however, that the actions of people as irresponsible as M. Marin and his colleagues, are the jumping-off points.