| Mar 2, 2014
| 8:30 AM
The Silicon Valley-based Cinequest draws more than 100,000 people and throws a spotlight -- appropriately, given its location -- on the crossroads of new film technology and new films themselves. This year marks the 24th year for the fest, one that includes 84 world premieres from 43 countries. Yet the San Jose festival is not high on the radar for industryites just a few hours south in L.A.
| Feb 20, 2014
| 12:30 PM
What do directors Fritz Lang, Stanley Kramer, Preston Sturges, Stanley Kubrick, Sam Peckinpah, Alain Resnais, Ang Lee, Wim Wenders and Peter Watkins have in common?
They're all filmmakers who made their reputations by taking the movies to new places,...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 6:00 AM
We're 13 days away from the Oscars, which means we're about 13 days and 10 seconds away from the first tweet complaining about the show.
But why wait?
Let's be clear: We're not wishing failure on this year's Oscar telecast or predicting that host...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 12:22 PM
* Polish Requiem "tells us the story of our history"
* Penderecki performing Requiem this week in Israeli cities
* Still busy composing and performing at age of 80
By Ori Lewis
TEL AVIV, Feb 14 (Reuters) - Krzysztof Penderecki, one of
the world's most...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 5:00 PM
Forget preppy stripes, poppy brights and in-your-face logos. Coach has a brand new bag -- and creative director, who is putting an edgier, more streetwise spin on the classic American label.
British designer Stuart Vevers ushered in a new era for the...