ZENTROPA WRAPS A ROYAL AFFAIR

Danish production company Zentropa has concluded production in the Czech Republic on A ROYAL AFFAIR.

Roughly 100 Czech crew members and few dozen other service providers assisted a...

05-13-2011
Rúnarsson Interviewed In Cannes after...

Rúnar Rúnarsson, VOLCANO'S writer and director, is interviewed by Director’s Fortnight. After the end credits at the premiere Friday in Théâtre Croisette, the film was given a standing ovation....

05-13-2011
Don’t Call Jo Nesbø The Next Stieg...

Norwegian crime novelist Jo Nesbø inspires quasi-religious zeal among his hard core fans. One devoted reader got a Harry Hole tattoo, in honor of Mr. Nesbø’s iconic detective character. Another...

05-13-2011
LARS VON TRIER AND MARTIN SCORSESE TEAM...

Academy Award-winning director becomes the second acclaimed filmmaker to join with Von Trier on The Five Obstructions Project.

Acclaimed Danish director Lars von Trier and Academy Award...

05-13-2011
VARIETY VIEWED ICELANDIC VOLCANO

A gruff, working-class retiree relearns what makes life precious in the small but heartrending "Volcano," the feature debut of Icelandic helmer Runar Runarsson. With well-rounded characters and...

05-13-2011
RÚNAR RÚNARSSON'S FILM IS NEATLY,...

It is a odd concept to construct a coming-of-age tale around a recently retired 67 year-old man, but writer/director Rúnar Rúnarsson’s moving and neatly made drama manages to do just that, driven...

05-13-2011