Terry Gilliam, Emma Thompson and Lucretia Martel heading to Munich Film Festival

Terry Gilliam, Emma Thompson and Lucretia Martel heading to Munich Film Festival The German festival runs from June 28 to July 7. The Munich Film Festival opens on Thursday (June 28) with the world premiere of Joachim A. Lang’s Mackie Messer – Brechts Dreigroschenfilm, starring ...

Top German Filmmakers Set Up Seven Elephants (Exclusive)

Top German Filmmakers Set Up Seven Elephants (Exclusive) Three of Germany’s hottest filmmakers — David Wnendt, Julia von Heinz and Erik Schmitt — and leading producer Fabian Gasmia have joined forces to set up production company Seven Elephants, and have ...

Daily Briefing. Rivette, Shirley Clarke, German Film Awards

The New York Times runs two must-reads this weekend. With Jacques Rivette's Céline and Julie Go Boating (1974) opening at Film Forum on Friday, Dennis Lim writes, "It's not just that the film holds up ...