Monthly Archives: November 2016

“Room” to be Adapted for the Stage

“Room”“Room” is moving from the page to the big screen to the theater. A stage production based on Emma Donoghue’s best-selling, award-winning novel is set to open in London next year, and will be directed by Cora Bissett, BBC News … Continue reading

Mia Hansen-Løve to Direct Juliette Binoche in “Maya”

Mia Hansen-Løve: Champs-Élysées Film Festival/ YouTube“Things to Come” doesn’t hit U.S. theaters until this Friday, but writer-director Mia Hansen-Løve’s follow-up to the film is already taking shape. The cast for her next project, “Maya,” has been confirmed, and includes Oscar … Continue reading

Kelly Reichardt Announces Next Film

Kelly Reichardt: Bonnie Laufer Krebs/ YouTubeFresh off the success of her latest and highest grossing film, “Certain Women,” director Kelly Reichardt has announced her next project. As The LA Times reports, her next film is “a collaboration with the Oregon writer … Continue reading

“Toni Erdmann” Wins European Lux Film Prize

“Toni Erdmann”Maren Ade’s “Toni Erdmann” has won the Lux Film Prize, the annual film honor handed out by the European Parliament, THR reports. The award goes to a film that contributes to the “debate and reflection on Europe and its future.” … Continue reading