When Dominga Sotomayor won an unprecedented best director prize at Switzerland’s Locarno Festival for her coming-of-age drama “Too Late to Die Young,” a big cheer resounded throughout the Chilean film industry. Continue reading Femme Talent on the Rise in Chile
Some Nigerians on Wednesday in Abuja commended the new Disney Nigerian fairy-tale princess called `Sade’, presently being produced by Rick Famuyiwa and Co-written by Ola Shokunbi.
The movie being developed by Walt Disney will be starring a Nigerian princess called “Sade’’. Continue reading Nigerians React to Disney Nigerian Fairy-Tale Movie ‘Princess Sade’
Long-neglected and discriminated by governments and societies across Latin America, Afro-Latino communities have slowly begun to gain visibility in cinema. Films like Venezuela’s , Puerto Rico’s , Colombia’s La Playa D.C., or the Dominican Republic’s , represent important vehicles towards starting the overdue conversation about race in the region. Continue reading ‘La Negrada’ Is Mexico’s First-Ever Fiction Film to Have an All-Black Cast
Collider has released a behind-the-scenes look at Brian Tyler’s score for the highly anticipated new romantic comedy Crazy Rich Asians. Based on the worldwide bestselling book by Kevin Kwan, the film stars Constance Wu as a New Yorker who accompanies her boyfriend Nick (Henry Golding) to Singapore to attend a wedding. But her first visit to Asia is soon thrown for a loop when she learns that Nick actually hails from an incredibly wealthy family. Continue reading ‘Crazy Rich Asians’: Behind the Scenes of Music Score
‘Vagabonds’, a Ghanaian short film directed by Amartei Armar, has been selected among world films to be screened at the 42nd edition of the Montreal World Film Festival in Canada (MWFF). Continue reading Ghanaian Short Film Screened at Montreal World Film Festival in Canada
Oscar-winning screenwriter and director Neil Jordan is to donate his archive today to National Library of Ireland, it has been announced. Continue reading Neil Jordan Donates Archive to National Library of Ireland
Poland is jumping into the incentives fray in Eastern Europe, with lawmakers expected to approve a 30% rebate for qualifying productions out of an overall kitty of €46 million ($53.8 million). Continue reading Poland Finally Poised to Offer Filming Incentives