Guillermo del Toro movies: All 10 films, ranked worst to best, include ‘The Shape of Water,’ ‘Pan’s Labyrinth,’ ‘Crimson Peak’

Guillermo del Toro movies: All 10 films, ranked worst to best, include ‘The Shape of Water,’ ‘Pan’s Labyrinth,’ ‘Crimson Peak’ Guillermo del Toro celebrates his 54th birthday on October 9, 2018. The Mexican-born auteur hit the Oscar jackpot earlier this year with his fantastical love story “The Shape of Water” (2017), which ...

‘Roma,’ ‘Cold War’ Lead Academy’s List of 87 Films in the Oscars Foreign Language Race

Eighty-seven films have qualified in the 2018 Oscars race for Best Foreign Language Film, the Academy announced on Monday. The number is five less than last year’s record of 92 entries, but ...

Guillermo del Toro movies: All 10 films ranked from worst to best

Guillermo del Toro movies: All 10 films ranked from worst to best Guillermo del Toro celebrates his 54th birthday on October 9, 2018. The Mexican-born auteur hit the Oscar jackpot earlier this year with his fantastical love story “The Shape of Water” (2017), which ...

Italy Sends ‘Dogman’ Into Oscars Brutally Tough Foreign Language Race

Italy has selected Matteo Garrone’s “Dogman” to represent the country in the race for Best Foreign Language Film at the 2018 Oscars – and with that announcement, which was made on Tuesday, most of the ...

Germany Sends Strong Lineup to Global Fests

Germany Sends Strong Lineup to Global Fests A strong showcase of German cinema was on offer at the Toronto Film Festival with a slew of films tackling such timely issues as sexual violence, the plight of refugees, the end of the Soviet Union ...

‘Roma’ Enters Oscar Foreign-Language Race, Becomes the Instant Favorite

‘Roma’ Enters Oscar Foreign-Language Race, Becomes the Instant Favorite The Oscar race for Best Foreign Language Film now has a clear frontrunner, because Mexico has submitted Alfonso Cuaron’s “Roma” in the category. Winner of the Golden Lion at the Venice Film Festival ...

Zurich Film Festival adds world premiere of 'Richard Says Goodbye' with Johnny Depp

Zurich Film Festival adds world premiere of 'Richard Says Goodbye' with Johnny Depp Other world premieres include football drama Trautmann. The 2018 Zurich Film Festival (September 27–October 7) has announced more titles for its Gala strand, including the world premiere of Richard ...

Toronto So Far: ‘First Man’ and ‘A Star Is Born’ Lead a Crop of Films With Heart and Dazzle

Toronto So Far: ‘First Man’ and ‘A Star Is Born’ Lead a Crop of Films With Heart and Dazzle If the word out of Venice and Telluride wasn’t enough, the first four days of the 2018 Toronto International Film Festival has made it very clear: This is a dazzling fall festival season. Bradley ...

‘Never Look Away’ Film Review: ‘Lives of Others’ Director Returns With Bold Tale of Art and Love

‘Never Look Away’ Film Review: ‘Lives of Others’ Director Returns With Bold Tale of Art and Love “Never Look Away,” which debuted at the Toronto International Film Festival on Saturday after having its world premiere in Venice, might just turn the man with one of the most formidable names in the ...

Toronto: 'The Tourist' Director on Why It Took 8 Years for Follow-Up 'Never Look Away'

Toronto: 'The Tourist' Director on Why It Took 8 Years for Follow-Up 'Never Look Away' Few filmmakers have experienced as rapid a rise as Germany’s Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck, whose 2006 debut, The Lives of Others, won every award going, including a Golden Globe, BAFTA, Cesar and, ...

7 Observations From the Venice Film Festival

7 Observations From the Venice Film Festival This year’s Venice Film Festival isn’t over yet, but already it feels historic. A nexus of shifting paradigms and pure filmmaking excitement. Here are a few thoughts about it: 1. It Was the Mother of ...

Seven countries announce foreign language Oscar entries, including Croatia, Norway, Singapore

Seven countries announce foreign language Oscar entries, including Croatia, Norway, Singapore Screen’s regularly updated list of foreign language Oscar submissions. Nominations for the 91st Academy Awards are not until Tuesday January 22, but the first submissions for best foreign-language ...

Venice: Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck on 'Never Look Away' and Germany's Identity Crisis

Venice: Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck on 'Never Look Away' and Germany's Identity Crisis Few filmmakers have experienced as rapid a rise as Germany's Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck, whose 2006 debut, The Lives of Others, won every award going, including the Golden Globe, BAFTA, Ceasar ...

Venice Film Review: ‘Never Look Away’

In 1933 an exhibition of so-called “Degenerate Art” — as in art that the newly empowered Nazi party considered antithetical to its values — took place in Dresden. Transposed slightly to 1937, this ...

'Never Look Away' ('Werk ohne Auteur'): Film Review | Venice 2018

'Never Look Away' ('Werk ohne Auteur'): Film Review | Venice 2018 After winning an Oscar for The Lives of Others and making the 2010 Johnny Depp-Angelina Jolie vehicle The Tourist, which was nominated for three Golden Globes, German director Florian Henckel von ...

Florian Henckel Von Donnersmarck Talks Big-Canvas Euro Drama ‘Never Look Away’, A New Wave Of German Actors & What He Learned From ‘The Tourist’

Florian Henckel Von Donnersmarck Talks Big-Canvas Euro Drama ‘Never Look Away’, A New Wave Of German Actors & What He Learned From ‘The Tourist’ The Lives Of Others writer-director Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck returns to Venice, the setting for his second film The Tourist, with the world premiere of big-canvas European co-production Never ...

Foreign language film Oscar: Ecuador picks 'A Son Of Man', Georgia chooses 'Namme'

Foreign language film Oscar: Ecuador picks 'A Son Of Man', Georgia chooses 'Namme' Screen’s regularly updated list of foreign language Oscar submissions. Nominations for the 91st Academy Awards are not until Tuesday January 22, but the first submissions for best foreign-language ...

Venice: ‘Lives of Others’ Helmer Returns to the Big Screen With ‘Never Look Away’

Venice: ‘Lives of Others’ Helmer Returns to the Big Screen With ‘Never Look Away’ German filmmaker Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck made a major splash with his 2006 drama “The Lives of Others.” The film, which garnered major international awards, including the Oscar for best ...

Oscar Foreign Language Race Is On With Past Winners, Trans Teens and Troll Sex

Oscar Foreign Language Race Is On With Past Winners, Trans Teens and Troll Sex The Oscars race for Best Foreign Language Film has kicked off with one past winner, another past nominee, a couple of esteemed international auteurs, a Palme d’Or winner and movies about drug runners, ...

Palestine's 'Ghost Hunting', Ukraine's 'Donbass' join foreign language Oscar submissions

Palestine's 'Ghost Hunting', Ukraine's 'Donbass' join foreign language Oscar submissions Screen’s regularly updated list of foreign language Oscar submissions. Nominations for the 91st Academy Awards are not until Tuesday January 22, but the first submissions for best foreign-language ...

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