'Capharnaüm' wins the North Sea Port Audience Award
You have decided: 'Capharnaüm', the Lebanese Oscar submission by director Nadine Labaki, wins the North Sea Port Audience Award. After eleven festival days, ...Read more
Explore Zone Jury awards 'Mein Bruder heißt Robert und ist ein Idiot'
The youth jury awarded the Explore Zone Award to Philip Grönings drama 'Mein Bruder heißt Robert und ist ein Idiot' for "his audacity, absurdism and unusual ...Read more
'Cold War' by Paweł Pawlikowski and 'High Life' by Claire Denis victorious at 45th Film Fest Gent
'Cold War' by Oscar winner Paweł Pawlikowski ('Ida' and 'The Summer of Love') received the Grand Prix for Best Film at the closing night of Film Fest Gent. The ...Read more
Young Critic NJ Nuñez on 'The Favourite'
Slaps precede sweet talk and lovers’ tussles are primal and sexually charged in Yorgos Lanthimos’ ‘The Favourite’ (2018). Sex and power prove to be ...Read more
Jóhann Jóhannsson wins posthumous World Soundtack Award for Best Film Composer
The annual World Soundtrack Awards have been given out during the 45th edition of Film Fest Gent in Belgium tonight. The winners of the 18th WSAwards include ...Read more
Young Critic Ruairí McCann on 'The Wild Pear Tree'
Out of the several literary giants that director Nuri Bilge Ceylan namechecks in the end credits of ‘The Wild Pear Tree’, Dostoevsky seems to have the ...Read more
Young Critic Patrick Preziosi on 'I Do Not Care If We Go Down in History as Barbarians'
The title of “I Do Not Care If We Go Down in History As Barbarians” comes as part of a larger monologue about halfway through Radu Jude’s newest filmic hybrid ...Read more
Young Critic Savina Petkova on 'Wildlife'
Brisk honesty in long takes is the main character in actor Paul Dano’s debut feature Wildlife (2018). The anthropomorphised camera is the unnamed sibling in ...Read more
18th World Soundtrack Awards announces second wave of nominees
After revealing the nominees for Best Film Composer, Best TV Composer and Best Original Song, the World Soundtrack Academy announces a second wave of nominees ...Read more