Aqui y alla: Antonio Mendez Esparza’s Spanish Emigration Drama Wins Critics Week Award

Antonio Mendez Esparza’s Spanish emigration drama, “Aqui y alla,” won the 51st Critics’ Week top nod, the Nespresso Grand Prize.

Champs-Elysees Film Fest 2018: Jury and Audience Award

The 7th Champs-Elysees Film Festival closed in Paris with an awards ceremony followed by the French premiere of the Zellner brothers’ darkly comic western, Damsel, starring Robert Pattinson and Mia Wasikowska.

Ptown Film Fest 2018: Molly Shannon Honored with Excellence in Acting Award

Molly Shannon received this year’s Ptown Film Fest Excellence in Acting Award.  Shannon starred as Emily Dickinson in opening-night film Wild Nights With Emily, directed by Madeleine Olnek. The Saturday Night Live alum raised up her award in the trademark lunge of her beloved comedic creation Mary Catherine Gallagher, and responded to an audience member’s […]

Cannes Film Fest 2018: Four White Shirts–Latvia’s Banned Musical Drama Restored

Latvia brings its restored film Four White Shirts to the Cannes Classics series of the 2018 Cannes Film Fest, after being banned in Soviet Latvia for two decades.

Cannes Film Fest 2018: Cold War–Pawlikowksi, Crew, and Cast

PAWEL PAWLIKOWSKI (Director) Pawlikowski was born in Warsaw and left Poland at the age of fourteen first for the UK, Germany and Italy, before finally settling in the UK in 1977. He studied literature and philosophy in London and Oxford. Pawlikowski started making documentary films for the BBC in the late 1980s. His docus, which include From […]