Cannes Buy: Matteo Garrone's Love-It-or-Hate-It 'Tale of Tales' Goes to IFC (Trailer) Thompson on Hollywood

IFC had a productive Cannes this year, scooping up hot titles including “Disorder” and “A Perfect Day” out of the festival’s sidebars, along with Jacques Audiard’s Palme d’Or winner “Dheepan.” Now they’ve picked up US rights to one of the last of the sought-after English-language films with name elements in ….Read More Via:: THOMPSON on Read more

Daniel Clowes Wants to Revisit His 'Ghost World' Characters, Talks 'Wilson' Film Thompson on Hollywood

Eccentric author and illustrator Daniel Clowes twice adapted his own funny-sad comic books to the screen for director Terry Zwigoff. Before 2006’s “Art School Confidential,” there was “Ghost World,” the 2001 cult classic starring Thora Birch and Scarlett Johansson as a pair of misanthropic misfits drifting out of high school ….Read More Via:: THOMPSON on Read more

Amy Berg Got a Kick Out of Jumping from Docs to Fiction Thompson on Hollywood

Oscar-nominated for her Catholic sex abuse doc “Deliver Us From Evil” (2006) and acclaimed for “West of Memphis” (2012), her deep-dive into Arkansas’ imprisonment of the teenage West Memphis Three, Berg debuted at Sundance 2015 her Mormon expose “Prophet’s Prey” (September 18, Showtime) and at DOC NYC the ….Read More Via:: THOMPSON on HOLLYWOOD

Bonnaroo Reveals Throwback SuperJam 2015 Lineup STEREOGUM

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Full-blown festival season is fast-approaching, and we’ve already seen artist portraits from Shaky Knees and Sasquatch! and heard Tom’s stories from Coachella. Bonnaroo will go down in Tennessee starting on 6/11, and this year’s lineup is overflowing with huge names. Kendrick Lamar, Belle & Sebastian, the War ….Read More Via:: STEREOGUM

Sarah Neufeld – “We’ve Got A Lot” (Stereogum Premiere) STEREOGUM

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Sarah Neufeld technically already released a record this year; the tense and aching Never Were The Way She Was was a joint project with her frequent collaborator, saxophonist Colin Stetson. Neufeld is a violinist who often tours with other bands (Arcade Fire, Bell Orchestre), but right now she’s on ….Read More Via:: STEREOGUM