Israel’s culture minister breathed a sigh of relief Tuesday that her country’s contender had failed to land an Oscar nomination for best foreign language film...
You can’t be indifferent to Shirin Neshat, nor to what she has to say about Iranian women. Her oeuvre is, to say the least, controversial.
Swedish director Roy Andersson won the Venice Film Festival’s Golden Lion Saturday for his absurdist drama “A Pigeon Sat on a Branch Reflecting on Existence.”
Mexican director Alfonso Cuaron won the Golden Lion at the Venice film festival Saturday for “Roma,” which critics called “a vision.”