The re-birth of painting Painters’ Painters :Artists of today who inspire artists of tomorrow, features the work of nine present-day painters.
The Berlinale is not just about glitz and glamour but is also a chance for first time directors to make their mark with Golden Bear awards for short films.
Best Live Action Short Film is one of those Oscar categories which offers new talents a chance. Among this year’s five contenders is the short drama
Given a special out-of-competition screening at Cannes, ‘Bridges of Sarajevo’ is a collective documentary of 13 shorts by European directors
With the advent of digital technology, it may seem easier than ever for independent film-makers to make movies. But if the technology is more
Researchers at IBM have used atomic clusters to create the world’s smallest video. Each frame was magnified a hundred million times to make it
The ‘Arab Spring’ has changed several political regimes in the Middle East, shaping modern culture in the Arab World. With Turkey’s political
Seven separate stories make up 7 Days in Havana, recently screened in the Un Certain Regard category at the Cannes Film Festival. Seven different
The “Kony 2012” campaign to capture a Ugandan warlord has sparked a backlash in the country and in the United States. Some experts say the video
It is back to the drawing board for animation filmmakers gathering in Lyon. The French city is hosting the annual Cartoon Movie event, where creators
Two films featured at the Karlovy Vary Film Festival have polarised critics.“Dormir al sol’” from Argentinian director Alejandro Chomski has
British actress Judi Dench was one of the guests of honour at the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival in the Czech Republic, the most important
Silent film pianists are not in too much demand nowadays yet some musicians still make a living playing along to old black and white movies. David