“Still only about 4 percent of women directed the major motion pictures of 2016,” Kidman said. “That there says it all. I think that’s an important thing to say and keep saying. Luckily, we had [film director] Jane Campion and Sofia here. We, as women, have to support female directors, that’s a given now. Everyone […]
Each year, Cannes brings out some of Hollywood’s biggest stars and 2016 is no exception. Opening night on Wednesday saw the premiere of Woody Allen’s new film, Café Society, with stars Kristen Stewart and Blake Lively among attendees. And on Thursday, director Jodie Foster premiered her new movie, Money Monster, with actors Julia Roberts and […]
It’s a major breakthrough for the streaming title which is in a limited four-wall theatrical release, and drops on Netflix on Dec. 14. To date, most critics groups have overlooked Roma following its Golden Lion win at the Venice Film Festival. The pic landed in National Board of Reviews top films of the year, but did not […]
“I want to thank the FIPRESCI and its jury members from the bottom of my heart for their continued support for our work. This is a very special honour for us given that the jury for this award comprises of film critics and journalists from around the world.
A visually stunning landscape of treeless hills, deserted roads, wide-open sky and rocky coastline, the unnamed island location of Limbo is a key character in the story, serving both a dramatic and psychological function. For this nameless no man’s land, Sharrock chose Uist, a sparsely populated cluster of islands at the southern end of the […]
He was released from prison in 2016 saying that he had found God, before quickly securing a six-figure modelling job — and ditching his wife and family when he met Chloe.
Her parents initially were wary of what she planned to do, but when they saw her success, they were happy. “Besides being a fashion and beauty influencer, I also started focusing on women’s empowerment and started the Post For Change Foundation, which uses social media for social change,” explains Diipa. “When my parents saw I […]
Written and directed by Rathjen, Buoyancy follows a spirited Cambodian teenager Chakra (Sarm Heng) who works the rice fields with his family but is looking for independence. He seeks the help of a local broker who said that they can get him paid work in a Thai factory. He heads to Thailand in hopes to find his […]
‘What I find most exciting now is sharp, intelligent, insightful women. People who are deep thinking, who have sort of a weird way of looking at the universe are wildly attractive to me. So if I can find one of those gals who can stand me, then maybe I might have something.’