Milos Forman, Oscar-Winning Director of ‘One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest,’ Dies at 86

Milos Forman, Oscar-Winning Director of ‘One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest,’ Dies at 86 Czech-born director Milos Forman, who won best directing Oscars for “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest” and “Amadeus,” has died. He was 86. Forman died Friday in the U.S. after a brief illness, his ...

Cannes Classics 2013 to present Satyajit Ray’s “Charulata”

Cannes Classics 2013 to present Satyajit Ray’s “Charulata” A still from “Charulata” Satyajit Ray’s Charulata (The Lonely Wife) is one among the twenty feature films to be presented at Cannes Classics, as part of the Official Selection. Based on a story by ...

Cannes 2013: 'Cleopatra' Restored and 'The Last Emperor' in 3D to Play Cannes Classics

The 2013 Cannes Film Festival lineup continues to grow, today with the announcement of the films playing in the Cannes Classics selection as well as the titles playing on the beach at night as part of ...

Daily Briefing. Visions and Adaptations

All eyes may have shifted to Toronto, but Venice still has a couple of kicks to deliver. Today belongs to Marco Bellocchio, and tomorrow evening, the Lions will be awarded before Whit Stillman closes ...

New Release: Visions of Eight DVD

On September 20, Olive Films will release the 1973 documentary film Visions of Eight, the latest vintage goodie Olive has mined from the Paramount Pictures vault. This release marks the film’s debut ...

Arthur Penn obituary

American director best known for Bonnie and Clyde, he focused on disillusioned outsiders Arthur Penn, who has died aged 88, was one of the major figures of Us television, stage and film in the 1960s ...

David Wolper obituary

Television and film producer known for Roots, The Thorn Birds and Willy Wonka David L Wolper, who has died of heart disease aged 82, called his 2003 autobiography simply Producer. The modest, ...

David Wolper obituary

Television and film producer known for Roots, The Thorn Birds and Willy Wonka David L Wolper, who has died of heart disease aged 82, called his 2003 autobiography simply Producer. The modest, ...