At least 10 films by black directors will be released later this year. Also in film news: Penélope Cruz will be a Bond girl; Dom Hemingway heads to theaters; and Stony Brook Film Festival unveils lineup.
The World Premiere of Hong Kong horror omnibus Tales from the Dark Part 1 will open the 18-day celebration of Asian cinema, which includes tributes to Filipino Cinema and Korean character actor Ryoo Seung-Beom, a 40th anniversary screening of Bruce Lee classic Enter the Dragon, and a whopping 62 films!
In our last Daily Buzz podcast from this year's Cannes Film Festival, James Gray talks about the extensive research that went into the period details of his new film The Immigrant and his popularity in France.
Actors Adam Bakri and Waleed Zuaiter sat down with the Daily Buzz to discuss their characters—one Palestinian, one Israeli—in Hany Abu-Assad's new film, which screened in competition at Cannes.
The 10 best films from this year's Cannes Film Festival feature indelible images and explore provocative topics. Here are the films to watch from Cannes 2013.
Towards the end of this year's Cannes Film Festival, the Daily Buzz talked to Guy Lodge of HITFIX, Aaron Hillis of Video Free Brooklyn, Annette Insdorf of The Huffington Post, and Peter Debruge and Scott Foundas of Variety. They discussed their favorite films of the festival, debated the most talked-about films, and highlighted some overlooked gems.