Out This Week: 12 Reviews of New Indie Releases

Out This Week: 12 Reviews of New Indie Releases This weekly column is intended to provide reviews of nearly every new indie release, including films on VOD. Specifics release dates and locations follow each review. Reviews This Week "Abel" ...

Premio Ariel (Ariel Awards) 2011: Nominations: El Infierno, Chicogrande, Abel

El Infierno, Chicogrande, and the other nominations of the 2011 Premio Ariel (Ariel Awards) have been announced. The 53rd Annual Premio Ariel (Ariel Awards) are presented by the Mexican Academy of ...

Abel

Reviewed by Annlee Ellingson (from the 2010 AFI Fest) Directed by: Diego Luna Written by: Diego Luna and August Mendoza Starring: Christopher Ruíz-Esparza, Gerardo Ruíz-Esparza, José María Yazpik, ...

Abel

Reviewed by Annlee Ellingson (from the 2010 AFI Fest) Directed by: Diego Luna Written by: Diego Luna and August Mendoza Starring: Christopher Ruíz-Esparza, Gerardo Ruíz-Esparza, José María Yazpik, ...

Theatrical Releases: 'Abel'

Mexican director Diego Luna’s Abel (2010), a beguiling comedy-drama about a strange young boy, throws up many more questions than answers. For a while it appears that young Abel might be both ...

Abel – review

Diego Luna makes a fine directorial debut with this insightful satire on Mexican family life As an actor, Diego Luna made his name as the horny teen starring opposite Gael Garcia Bernal in the 2001 ...

Interview: Diego Luna on creating Abel

Actor/director Diego Luna is probably the most personable man in cinema. Despite receiving a standing ovation for his latest film Abel during Cannes, he still laughs in humbled surprise when I ...

Abel review

Mexican actor, Diego Luna's fascinating directional debut, Abel, tells the story of a mentally ill nine year-old boy who becomes convinced he's the man of the house when he returns from the hospital ...

Abel

Following his short contribution to “Revolución,” Mexican actor Diego Luna makes his feature film directorial debut with this family drama about a boy who thinks he’s someone he isn’t. His delusion is ...

Sundance 2010 Cheat Sheet

Sundance-bound and tired of flipping through each film individually on the schedule? Staying comfortably home, but don't want to be left out of the conversation about the indies likely to dominate the ...

Sundance 2010 Premieres: Diego Luna, John Wells, Winterbottom, Holofcener

Tons of Park City alumni are bringing their latest films, but I'm a bit surprised that March-pegged releases of The Weinstein's All Good Things and Focus Features' Greenberg aren't getting a Park City ...

Sundance Reveals 2010 Non-Competition Slate

On Wednesday the Sundance Film Festival unveiled the films competing in late January 2010. Yesterday they announced the rest of the line-up of independent films vying for attention for industry types ...

Sundance 2010: Premieres

Sundance 2010: Premieres Bill Murray, Robert Duvall in Get Low Film info from the Sundance press release. Abel / Mexico, USA (Director: Diego Luna; Screenwriters: Diego Luna and Agusto Mendoza) — A ...

Sundance 2010 Announced Out-of-Competition Lineup

We are 49 days out and counting down to Sundance 2010. Yesterday, we unveiled the list of competition films for the upcoming festival. Today, we have your list of out-of-competition films which ...

Sundance 2010 Non-Competition Line-Up Looks Strong

Yesterday we got the list for the films playing in competition at the 2010 Sundance Film Festival and today we get the rest of the films that will be featured and there are quite a few that make 2010 ...

Nowhere Boy, The Runaways and The Company Men All to Premiere At 2010 Sundance Film Festival Out-Of-Competition

Sundance Institute announced today the lineup of films selected to screen in the out-of-competition section of Premieres. Some very anticipated films that we have been tracking are included. Films ...

2010 Sundance Film Festival Out-of-Competition Films: Premieres

2010 Sundance Film Festival Out-of-Competition Films: Premieres Yesterday we gave you a list of all the films playing in-competition at the 2010 Sundance Film Festival. We now have the list of the films playing out-of-competition and they’re divided up into four ...

Full Sundance line-up announced...and it's a doozy!

In addition to the competition titles which were announced yesterday, Sundance has announced the remainder of their line-up and it includes some titles we’re already familiar with along with a huge ...

Sundance Film Festival 2010: The Rest of the Line-Up

Yesterday we were happy to bring you the Competition Line-Up for the 2010 Sundance Film Festival, which we'll be covering in January live from Park City, Utah. And today we've got the rest of the ...

Sundance 2010 Film Lineup *Updated*

Sundance released their slate for 2010. It includes:43 documentaries on the Middle East12 films about friends who 'discover' something33 movies about people you've never heard about1 comedyHopefully ...