Locarno: ‘Campo,’ ‘Breeding Ground’ Share First Look Prizes

Locarno, Switzerland — Two doc features framing mordant alternative visions of war and soccer – Tiago Hespanha’s “Campo” and Pedro Filipe Marques “Viveiro” (Breeding Ground) – shared the top prizes at ...

'On Happiness Road', 'Dear Ex' triumph at Taipei Film Awards

'On Happiness Road', 'Dear Ex' triumph at Taipei Film Awards Father To Son and The Bold, The Corrupt And The Beautiful were also big winners at awards held during Taipei Film Festival. Sung Hsin-yin’s animated feature On Happiness Road won the $33,000 (Nt$1m) ...

Cannes Film Review: ‘At War’

Cannes Film Review: ‘At War’ With their trio of prior films together, director Stéphane Brizé and actor Vincent Lindon have declared a low-key manifesto of sorts. All three — culminating in 2015’s tremendous “The Measure of a ...

Portuguese Cinema Showcased in Acid Trip to Cannes

On May 14, Acid Trip #2, an initiative of the Association for Independent Film Distribution, is dedicated to Portuguese cinema. It will screen three films selected by the Portuguese Directors’ ...

Rushes. What Does "2001" Look Like?, Claire Denis's Rare Dance, Singular Women

Get in touch to send in cinephile news and discoveries. For daily updates follow us @NotebookMUBI.Recommended VIEWINGThe conversation surrounding the liberties of restorations continues with this ...

Watching "The Nothing Factory" in Quito

Pedro Pinho's The Nothing Factory (2017), which is receiving an exclusive global online premiere on Mubi, is showing from April 20 - May 20, 2018 as a Special Discovery.Rainy season has begun in ...

New to Streaming: ‘Happy End,’ ‘Mary and the Witch’s Flower,’ ‘Hostiles,’ ‘The Nothing Factory,’ and More

With a seemingly endless amount of streaming options — not only the titles at our disposal, but services themselves — we’ve taken it upon ourselves to highlight the titles that have recently hit ...

47th New Directors/New Films Lineup Includes ‘Hale County,’ ‘Milla,’ ‘An Elephant Standing Still,’ ‘The Guilty,’ and More

Now in its 47th year, New Directors/New Films is a stellar showcase for new voices in cinema, both domestic and international, and this year’s lineup is no exception. Opening with a bang with the ...

The Nothing Factory review – curious but compelling

A bold mash-up of realism, polemic and musical set in a Portuguese factory where staff face the axe Just shy of three hours in length, featuring sprawling polemical discussions about the collapse of ...

The Nothing Factory review – workers fight asset strippers in enigmatic epic

Pedro Pinho’s sprawling, deadpan drama about a Portuguese lift factory threatened with shutdown is finally evasive with acted with force Pedro Pinho’s A Fábrica de Nada, or The Nothing Factory, is a ...

Bypassed Palme d'Or Contenders Academy Award Chances? From Haneke's Latest to Pattinson Thriller

'Good Time' with Robert Pattinson: All but completely bypassed at the Cannes Film Festival, Ben and Joshua Safdie's crime thriller – co-written by Joshua Safdie and Ronald Bronstein – may turn out to ...