Rosa Salazar To Star In Sex-Ed Dramedy ‘The Bang Bang Girls’; Paradigm Selling At Cannes

Rosa Salazar To Star In Sex-Ed Dramedy ‘The Bang Bang Girls’; Paradigm Selling At Cannes Exclusive: Alita: Battle Angel star Rosa Salazar has been set to star in and executive produce The Bang Bang Girls, a dramedy written and to be directed by Lauren Schacher in her feature helming ...

Kino Lorber Nabs North American Rights to Berlin Winner ‘Synonyms’

Kino Lorber Nabs North American Rights to Berlin Winner ‘Synonyms’ Kino Lorber has acquired North American rights to Nadav Lapid’s feature drama “Synonyms,” which had its world premiere at the 69th Berlin International Film Festival earlier this year and won the top ...

Berlin Golden Bear Winner ‘Synonyms’ Headed To U.S. In Kino Lorber Deal

Berlin Golden Bear Winner ‘Synonyms’ Headed To U.S. In Kino Lorber Deal For a second year in a row, Kino Lorber has inked a deal for Berlin’s Golden Bear winner. The indie distributor said Thursday it has acquired North American rights to Synonyms, Nadav Lapid’s drama ...

Kino Lorber Acquires Berlinale Golden Bear Winner ‘Synonyms’

Kino Lorber Acquires Berlinale Golden Bear Winner ‘Synonyms’ Kino Lorber has acquired the North American rights to “Synonyms,” which won the Golden Bear for Best Film at this year’s Berlin International Film Festival, the distributor announced Thursday. Nadav ...

Kino Lorber acquires Berlin Golden Bear winner 'Synonyms' (exclusive)

Kino Lorber acquires Berlin Golden Bear winner 'Synonyms' (exclusive) Company distributed Nadav Lapid’s previous films, Policeman and The Kindergarten Teacher. Kino Lorber has acquired North American rights to this year’s Berlin Golden Bear winner Synonyms by Nadav ...

Kino Lorber acquires Berlin Golden Bear winner 'Synonyms' (exclusive)

Kino Lorber acquires Berlin Golden Bear winner 'Synonyms' (exclusive) Company distributed Nadav Lapid’s previous films, Policeman and The Kindergarten Teacher. Kino Lorber has acquired North American rights to this year’s Berlin Golden Bear winner Synonyms by Nadav ...

‘Chicuarotes’ Trailer: Gael García Bernal’s Latest Directorial Effort Will Premiere At Cannes

Gael García Bernal is an actor that many of the readers of The Playlist are likely familiar with. He’s probably best known for acting in films like “Y Tu Mamá También,” “Amores perros,” “Babel,” “The ...

'Ammonite', Doc Society among largest BFI funding recipients in 2019 to date

Altitude receives biggest distribution award for Mid90s and Beats. Francis Lee’s drama Ammonite and the Doc Society have received two of the biggest funding awards from the various pots administered ...

Nigel Sinclair, Celine Rattray, Thomas Benski among speakers at Winston Baker NYC forum (exclusive)

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FilMart: Arthouse Distributor Times Vision Steps Into Sales (Exclusive)

This year’s FilMart marks the international sales debut of Beijing-based distributor Times Vision, which brings to Hong Kong a slate led by crime thriller “Savage” and animated feature “Nezha.” The ...

'Captain Marvel' blasts off in the UK with £12.8m opening

Film tops Black Panther’s three-day opening last year. Today’s Gbp to Usd conversion rate: 1.30 RankFilm (Distributor)Three-day gross (Mar 8-10) Total gross to date Week 1 Captain Marvel (Disney) ...

Movie Review – The Kindergarten Teacher (2019)

The Kindergarten Teacher, 2019. Directed by Sara Colangelo. Starring Maggie Gyllenhaal, Gael García Bernal, Parker Sevak, Michael Chernus, Rosa Salazar, Anna Baryshnikov, Daisy Tahan, Ato ...

'Captain Marvel' set to ignite UK box office

New openers also include The Kindergarten Teacher, Everybody Knows, and Border. It has been a tough beginning to 2019 for the UK box office. At the end of February, box office receipts were tracking ...

Maggie Gyllenhaal Hits Back at Reporter Who Called Her Voice 'High-Pitched' and 'Cartoonish'

Maggie Gyllenhaal Hits Back at Reporter Who Called Her Voice 'High-Pitched' and 'Cartoonish' Maggie Gyllenhaal is calling out a journalist from The Independent who criticized her voice in a profile of the actress. The 41-year-old shared her thoughts on Twitter where she addresses journalist ...

‘Tommy’: Michael Chernus To Co-Star In CBS Cop Drama Pilot From Paul Attanasio

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First Trailer for Nadav Lapid’s Golden Bear Winner ‘Synonyms’

Following 2014’s The Kindergarten Teacher, Israeli writer-director Nadav Lapid returns this year with Synonyms. Telling the story of an Israeli man who moves to Paris and is faced with questions about ...

Oscars: Where Have All The Women Directors Gone?

Hannah Bonner Feb 23, 2019 We examine how despite occasional exceptions to the rule, the Oscars still ignore women directors and their films for top awards. The collection of controversies ...

Unstable Ground: Nadav Lapid Discusses Golden Bear Winner "Synonyms"

Tom Mercier in SynonymsNow that the 69th Berlin International Film Festival has concluded it is even easier to see that startlingly few films in the centerpiece competition were able to escape the ...

Berlinale 2019: Nadav Lapid's 'Synonyms' is Biting, Bold Filmmaking

There's something strange in the neighborhood, someone new and just a bit weird. Synonyms is the latest film from Israeli filmmaker Nadav Lapid, co-produced by German filmmaker Maren Ade, and it ...

‘Synonyms’ Review: An Astonishing, Maddening Drama About National Identity — Berlin

‘Synonyms’ Review: An Astonishing, Maddening Drama About National Identity — Berlin Nadav Lapid’s astonishing, maddening, brilliant, hilarious, obstinate, and altogether unmissable new film “Synonyms” opens with a sequence that might be described as a sideways attempt at psychic ...

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