Self Made: Israeli Director Shira Geffen’s Follow-Up to Jellyfish in Cannes Fest Critics Week

Arthouse genre movies, such as Danish helmer Jonas Alexander Arnby’s When Animals Dream and American filmmaker David Robert Mitchell’s It Follows, are among the seven films set to compete in the Critics Week sidebar in the upcoming Cannes Film Fest. The program, which runs May 15-23 and was selected by artistic head, Charles Tesson, is devoted to […]

Sofia’s Last Ambulance: Ilian Metev’s Bulgarian Wins Young Critics Week Award

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

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 […]