Since the early 1990s, Japanese cult director Takashi Miike has made an astounding 93 films (and counting) and become one of the most recognizable directors in the world, with his films celebrated at both the Cannes Film Festival, and local exploitation fests.
“The Lunchbox,” Ritesh Batra’s debut feature, is a romance that takes place in Mumbai, but its style is more Hollywood than Bollywood – it feels every bit an old fashioned Hollywood film.
Watch this acclaimed 2012 Academy Award winning film, as Iranian director Asghar Farhad unveils his latest film “The Past” at the Cannes Film Festival.
The French-language drama “Amour” was chosen Sunday as the year’s best film by the Los Angeles Film Critics Association, whose prizes are among a flurry of year-end honors that help sort out the Academy Awards race.
Hollywood’s first big show on the road to the Academy Awards will help determine if silence is golden this season.