| Nov 3, 2014
| 8:30 PM
To those who may feel intimidated by the prospect of a three-hour-and-16-minute Turkish movie bearing the somnambulant title "Winter Sleep," director Nuri Bilge Ceylan has this advice: don't be afraid to be bored. "To be bored is not important," he says in a bassy, resonant voice that sounds somehow older and wiser than his 55 years. "It may be because you are not ready for that movie. It's not the fault of the movie."
| Jun 23, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Adopt Films has acquired all U.S. rights to the 2014 Cannes Film Festival Palme d'Or winner, Nuri Bilge Ceylan's "Winter Sleep."
Adopt is planning an awards-season release for the Turkish film at the end of the year.
"Winter Sleep" centers on a former...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 12:12 PM
Thursday in Paris, with two or three additions to the main competition likely still to come, Cannes Film Festival director Thierry Fremaux announced the selections for the 67th edition of the world's premier collision of cinematic art, naked commerce...
| May 23, 2011
— Writer-director Terrence Malick wasn't there to accept it, but "The Tree of Life," his ambitious and long-anticipated examination of what it all means, won the Cannes Film Festival's Palme d'Or on Sunday night.
"He remains infamously and...