Mark Rylance, Matthias Schoenaerts and Géza Röhrig join Terrence Malick’s The Last Planet

Having directed just three features in the first 25 years of his career, acclaimed filmmaker Terrence Malick is certainly making up for lost time; his latest film A Hidden Life – his sixth this decade ...

Mark Rylance to play four versions of Satan for Terrence Malick

Son of Saul’s Géza Röhrig will be Jesus and Matthias Schoenaerts St Peter in forthcoming Christ drama The Last Planet The cast of Terrence Malick’s life of Christ film has been revealed, with Son of ...

Terrence Malick Casts Mark Rylance, Matthias Schoenaerts, and Géza Röhrig in ‘The Last Planet’

Terrence Malick’s magnificent new drama A Hidden Life, which finds him reteaming with Fox Searchlight after his magnum opus The Tree of Life, is currently enjoying screenings at Tiff ahead of a ...

Hungary selects ‘Those Who Remained’ for Oscar 2020 international feature category

Hungary selects ‘Those Who Remained’ for Oscar 2020 international feature category Which film will follow on from ‘Roma’ in winning the prize? Submissions for the best international feature film award at the 2020 Academy Awards have started to come in, and Screen is keeping a ...

'Gentle Monster' wins top prize at Jerusalem's Sam Spiegel International Film Lab

Anna Nemes and Laszlo Csuja’s female body building drama won award worth $50,000. Hungarian writer-directors Anna Nemes and Laszlo Csuja’s female body building drama Gentle Monster has scooped the ...

Michael Barker Receives Honorary Award at Jerusalem’s Sam Spiegel Lab

Michael Barker Receives Honorary Award at Jerusalem’s Sam Spiegel Lab Michael Barker, the lauded co-president and co-founder of Sony Pictures Classics, was celebrated with an honorary career tribute in Jerusalem as part of the Sam Spiegel International Film Lab. ...

Will the second half of 2019 offer more hope for indies at the Us box office?

Will the second half of 2019 offer more hope for indies at the Us box office? After a string of disappointments, ’Midsommar’ may offer some hope. Early box office reports for A24’s horror film Midsommar, starring Florence Pugh, could be just what the Us independent sector ...

Screening With Heroes: A First-Time Filmmaker Shares Her Diary From Cannes

Screening With Heroes: A First-Time Filmmaker Shares Her Diary From Cannes Filmmaker Pippa Bianco first attended the Cannes Film Festival in 2015 with her short film “Share,” which won the Cinefoundation section. The feature-length version of “Share” was produced by A24 and ...

UK box office preview: 'Godzilla: King Of The Monsters' set to battle with 'Booksmart', 'Ma'

UK box office preview: 'Godzilla: King Of The Monsters' set to battle with 'Booksmart', 'Ma' Trio of new openers take on Aladdin, Rocketman and The Secret Life Of Pets 2. There are three high-profile new openers at the UK box office this weekend, all of which will battle with strong ...

2019 Cannes Film Festival: Oscars next for ‘Parasite’ and Antonio Banderas?

2019 Cannes Film Festival: Oscars next for ‘Parasite’ and Antonio Banderas? The 72nd edition of the Cannes Film Festival has wrapped and the two films that looked well-positioned for this year’s Oscars (Quentin Tarantino’s “Once Upon a Time…in Hollywood” and Terrence Malick’s ...

Renen Schorr, outgoing head of the Sam Spiegel School, reveals busy final months

Renen Schorr, outgoing head of the Sam Spiegel School, reveals busy final months The Israeli cinema veteran is stepping down at the end of the year. Renen Schorr has just enjoyed his last edition of the Cannes Film Festival in his role as director of the prestigious Sam Spiegel ...

U.S. Companies Haven’t Given Up on Foreign Films

U.S. Companies Haven’t Given Up on Foreign Films Tom Quinn, the founder of the indie studio Neon, thought that Netflix was making a big mistake. After seeing “Okja,” Bong Joon-ho’s eccentric creature feature, he believed passionately that the the ...

Ladj Ly’s ‘Les Misérables’ Is Rare Competition Debut For A Feature First-Timer — Cannes Ones To Watch

Ladj Ly’s ‘Les Misérables’ Is Rare Competition Debut For A Feature First-Timer — Cannes Ones To Watch Whenever a first-time feature director makes it into the Cannes Film Festival Competition it’s worth taking notice. Only a small handful have achieved the honor in recent years, and one, László Nemes ...

Sunset (2018) – Review

Here’s something for those few who don’t want to see (or can’t get tickets to) the big superhero slugfest that’s on most of this country’s movie screens. It’s a drama set in a turbulent time in ...

The Chaperone – Review

Elizabeth McGovern in The Chaperone. Photo by Karin Catt Courtesy of PBS Distribution The prospect of a film about the iconic silent film star Louise Brooks was so tantalizing. The star with the ...

Film Review: Historical Drama is Fortified by Technique in 'Sunset'

Chicago – History is made when you’re often busy making other plans. That is ardently illustrated in “Sunset,” a drama set early in the second decade of the 20th Century in the ...

Box Office: ‘Diane’ Takes Alternative Route in Challenging Specialty Market

Specialty film distributors are playing around with different ways to maximize their films. This weekend, IFC chose to open the year’s best-reviewed opener so far, Kent Jones’ ensemble drama “Diane,” ...

‘Hotel Mumbai’ Earns Solid Opening at Indie Box Office

‘Hotel Mumbai’ Earns Solid Opening at Indie Box Office While Jordan Peele’s “Us” had the new release slat mostly to itself this weekend, the limited release front did see the release of Bleecker Street’s “Hotel Mumbai,” the true story thriller about the ...

‘Hotel Mumbai’ Best Among New Specialized Releases as ‘Gloria Bell’ Reaches Top 10

“Gloria Bell” shows some traction and enough heft to reach the Top Ten in its third weekend, and “Apollo 11” continues to grow, but overall the top adult-audience specialized titles see mixed results. ...

‘Hotel Mumbai’ Solid in Debut; ‘Gloria Bell’ Expands to $1.8M: Specialty Box Office

‘Hotel Mumbai’ Solid in Debut; ‘Gloria Bell’ Expands to $1.8M: Specialty Box Office Bleecker Street opened Hotel Mumbai in four theaters Friday and appears to have caught some attention from audiences not heading to Us. Overall, the specialties were mostly light. Hotel Mumbai, ...

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