Richard Linklater has done it again. Two decades after hitting the indie filmmaking scene with his seminal feature Slacker, he has unveiled a new film that could very well be a spyglass into growing up in the 2000s. The filmmaker and cast discussed the remarkable Boyhood in Berlin.
Peruvian filmmaker Claudia Llosa made her mark on the Berlin International Film Festival in 2009, winning the event's top prize (the Golden Bear) for her second film The Milk of Sorrows. She's back with her new feature, Aloft, starring Jennifer Connelly and Cillian Murphy.
Catherine Deneuve has maintained a brisk pace in making films. More recently she has starred in On My Way, which will open the upcoming Rendez-Vous with French Cinema series as well as in Pierre Salvadori's Dans La Cour (The Courtyard), which is screening here at the Berlin International Film Festival.
The flamboyant Danish director sported T-shirt that read: "Persona Non Grata Official Selection," which also not so subtly had the Cannes Palme d'Or logo across his chest, while Shia LaBeouf gives a metaphoric response to a question and walks out.
Wes Anderson's The Grand Budapest Hotel finally made its World Premiere, opening up the Berlin International Film Festival Thursday.
The Film Society of Lincoln Center has announced plans for a revamped "Art of the Real" series, transforming it from a monthly event into an annual two-week celebration of nonfiction cinema.
After a successful premiere at the Sundance Film Festival, "Camp X-Ray," the dramatic new film starring Kristen Stewart and Peyman Moaadi, will be distributed by IFC Films.