AVALON A wrenching, darkly funny debut...

Rating: ★★★★½

 

Janne (Johannes Brost) is a former club king mounting a comeback with Avalon, his decadent nightclub set to open in a Swedish resort town. Named after the Roxy...

09-13-2011
LÄCKBERG'S NICE LITTLE MURDERS...

The highly anticipated crime-project THE FJÄLLBACKA MURDERS has started principal photography. Still above shows leads Claudia Galli and Richard Ulfsäter on the set during takes. (Photographer:...

09-12-2011
TIFF 2011: Bleak and Intriguing, “...

At some point the party has to stop. Few aphorisms are as cinematic. Everyone from drug dealers to Wall St tycoons have gotten their inevitable comeuppance on screen, usually after an exorbitantly...

09-12-2011
TIFF review of HEADHUNTERS

Flat out surprises like Headhunters is one of the main reasons I attend festivals; a gem that pops seeming out of the blue (at least to North American audiences) and sets the bar for quality genre...

09-12-2011
BUYERS KEEN FOR SCORSESE / VON TRIER

EXCLUSIVE: Buyers are beginning to pounce on the next Five Obstructions.

Details of the next Five Obstructions, the Martin Scorsese/Lars Von Trier collaboration announced last week,...

09-10-2011
AVALON on the web

Check out AVALON on its very own cool website http://www.avalonthefilm.com/

 

World-premiering in the prestigious Discovery section at...

09-09-2011