'Becoming Astrid': Berlin...

Alba August shines as Pippi Longstocking author Astrid Lindgren.

 

The early life of much-loved children’s writer Astrid Lindgren (best known for Pippi Longstocking) is explored...

02-21-2018
Berlin Film Review: ‘Becoming Astrid’

A gorgeous piece of heritage filmmaking that chronicles a character-forming period in the young life of the Swedish writer Astrid Lindgren.

 

The biopic “Becoming Astrid” is a...

02-21-2018
It was 'important' to make...

Erik Poppe’s U-July 22, playing in Competition at the Berlin Film Festival, tells the story of 500 youths who were attacked by terrorist Anders Behring Breivik at a Norwegian summer camp in 2011...

02-20-2018
Utøya massacre re-enactment stuns...

Single-take film shot in real time draws praise from survivors of 2011 attack as it premieres at Berlin festival

 

A real-time feature film re-enactment of the massacre by a far-...

02-19-2018
Berlin Film Review: ‘U – July 22’

There's no denying the technical skill of Erik Poppe's one-take recreation of the Utøya massacre, but everything else about it is up for debate.

Inasmuch as there could ever be a good time...

02-19-2018
'U – July 22': Berlin Review

Eric Poppe’s drama recreates the tragic events on the Norwegian island of Utøya.

It’s unlikely there will be a more harrowing or heart-breaking film at the Berlinale, or any film festival...

02-19-2018