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  • In 'The Skeleton Twins,' untangling the past to move forward

     In 'The Skeleton Twins,' untangling the past to move forward
    One song kept playing through my mind as I watched "The Skeleton Twins," an introspective indie drama starring the very exciting post-"Saturday Night Live" Kristen Wiig and Bill Hader as siblings damaged by their father's death. "Suicide Is Painless,"...
  • Sundance Institute Announces 10 Writers for First Episodic Story Lab

    The Sundance Institute has announced the 10 writers selected to participate in its inaugural Episodic Story Lab, which will take place at the Sundance Resort in Utah from Sept. 27 through Oct. 2. Writers selected for the program include Desiree Akhavan...
  • Toronto Film Festival closes with a whimper

    Toronto Film Festival closes with a whimper
    Say, did you catch Cumberbatch? What about Downey and Duvall? Or Dano? Don't forget Eddie Redmayne and Felicity Jones. Or Reese unwashed — that was wild. Could Winslet get any earthier? Who knew Wiig would find another level of crazy? Can Bill...
  • After Toronto, small film world primes for peak viewing season

    LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The red carpets have rolled up and the festival awards are adjudicated, and now comes the deluge of small and independent films for fall viewing and Oscar baiting. Unlike last year when "12 Years a Slave," and "Gravity,"...
  • 'Green Prince' film details strong bond

    When making the thrilling, 101-minute documentary film, "The Green Prince," Israeli film director Nadav Schirman interviewed numerous people. However, in the film's editing, Schirman realized the film boiled down to the relationship between just two...
  • TV Picks: 'The Roosevelts,' 'Red Band Society' and more

    "The Roosevelts: An Intimate History."  This seven-part, 14-hour chronicle of a family that helped shape not only American history but American identity is a stunning reminder of why Ken Burns, having revolutionized the documentary series, continues to be...
  • Los Angeles Media Fund Launched by Financing Vets Jeffrey Soros, Simon Horsman (EXCLUSIVE)

    Veteran producers/financiers Jeffrey Soros and Simon Horsman have formed Los Angeles Media Fund as a full-service entertainment production and financing entity. The fund has come on board to co-produce and co-finance Relativity and Media Talent Group's...
  • Fall movie season: Time for the good stuff

    Fall movie season: Time for the good stuff
    Fall is a festive season, if the weather cooperates and the art direction is right. It's festive in other ways, too, unrelated to falling leaves and russet tones. Autumn can mean movies of serious value — awards value, end-of-year "best" list...
  • Film Review: 'Revivre'

    Now proudly up to his 102nd feature, Im Kwon-taek questions the very nature of love and responsibility in "Revivre," the story of a top executive distracted by a beautiful marketing-account manager just when his wife is dying of a brain tumor. despite...
  • Kristen Wiig, Bill Hader Celebrate 'The Skeleton Twins' Premiere

    Wednesday night's West Coast premiere of Lionsgate-Roadside's drama "The Skeleton Twins" at the Arclight evoked multiple memories of sibling strangeness. Director Craig Johnson allowed during the afterparty at the Argyle Club that the onscreen combination...
  • Sundance Lab Project 'Swiss Army Men' Moving into Production

    Miranda Bailey's Cold Iron Pictures has come on board to finance and produce the Sundance Lab project "Swiss Army Men," written and directed by the filmmaking team the Daniels. The duo -- Daniel Kwan and Daniel Scheinert -- recently won the best...
  • Sundance Lab Project 'Swiss Army Man' Moving into Production

    LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Miranda Bailey's Cold Iron Pictures has come on board to finance and produce the Sundance Lab project "Swiss Army Man," written and directed by the filmmaking team the Daniels. The duo -- Daniel Kwan and Daniel Scheinert --...