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  • Hollywood Vendors Rally for Improved Tax Credits

    Show business vendors have rallied in the San Fernando Valley in the middle of a warm weekend with promises to support legislation to sweeten California's film tax credit program. Organizers said more than 600 attendees came to the rally at prop house...
  • Putin's point of view [Commentary]

    The White House has responded to Russian actions in Crimea by taking a number of steps against Moscow: It has ramped up sanctions, verbally denounced the Kremlin's flouting of international law, effectively kicked Russia out of the G8 and given rhetorical...
  • Russia warns it will 'respond' if interests in Ukraine attacked

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Wednesday accused the United States of orchestrating the Ukraine crisis for geopolitical gain and warned that Russia will "certainly respond" if its interests in Ukraine are attacked. In an interview with state-...
  • Ukraine says it cleared pro-Russia gunmen from eastern town

    DONETSK, Ukraine — Ukrainian government troops on Wednesday claimed to have swept out pro-Russia gunmen from a town in embattled eastern Ukraine, an operation the Kremlin warned could spark retaliation. The Ukrainian Interior Ministry statement...
  • Ukraine's drama, Obama's weakness

    Ukraine's drama, Obama's weakness
    Ukraine's civil conflict strikes many Americans as a distant and unimportant dispute, one hardly connected to their daily lives. Such a lack of interest in international affairs is understandable, perhaps, because of the focus on economic recovery since...
  • Filmmaker flashes back to '90s girlhood in Georgia for 'In Bloom'

    "In Bloom," the foreign language film Oscar submission from Georgia, revolves around two 14-year-old girls coming of age in 1992. Best friends Eka and Natia live in Tbilisi, the capital of Georgia, a newly independent country after the collapse of the...
  • Review: 'In Bloom' follows fate of young girls in a changing country

     Review: 'In Bloom' follows fate of young girls in a changing country
    The excellent new drama "In Bloom," Georgia's Oscar entry in the foreign-language category, has the heartbreak and hope of a country slipped inside a coming-of age-story of two 14-year-old girls. The 1990s, in the wake of the collapse of the Soviet...
  • Rotterdam Film Review: 'Brother'

    Richly toned 35mm lensing and elegant camerawork distinguish Teona Mghvdeladze and Thierry Grenade's "Brother," an overly staged drama about the clash between the salve of culture vs. the lure of chaos. Set in 1991 during Georgia's anarchic break from the...
  • Film Review: 'Tangerines'

    A small-scale, poignant and accessible anti-war statement, Georgian writer-director Zaza Urushadze's "Tangerines" spotlights regional conflict in 1992 Abkhazia, as one longtime rural resident who's refused to flee takes in two wounded fighters on opposite...
  • Berlin Film Review: 'Brides'

    A strong sense of atmosphere fails to compensate for an undernourished narrative in "Brides," a naturalistic observational drama too vague in its details to engender a more powerful rooting interest in its characters. Georgian helmer Tinatan Kajrishvili's...
  • Ukraine halts eastward expansion of NATO

    PARIS -- Russia's relations with the Western countries are troubled and dangerous in the Ukraine dispute, and an important opportunity may be lost. Russian President Vladimir Putin has recently made a spectacular return to great power politics in the...