Switzerland: Up Next! Nicolas Steiner

“A festival treasure that treats its subjects with a dignity that transcends judgment and a poetic sensibility that ranks it among the year’s most remarkable cinematic discoveries,” Variety’s Peter Debruge wrote of “Above and Below,” Nicolas Steiner’s graduation film at Germany’s Film Academy Baden-Württemberg, rating it among his top ten movies of 2015. Other have… Read more »

Magnolia Acquires Arnaud Desplechin’s ‘Ismael’s Ghosts’ With Marion Cotillard, Charlotte Gainsbourg (EXCLUSIVE)

PARIS — Magnolia has acquired all U.S. rights to Arnaud Desplechin’s “Ismael’s Ghosts” with Marion Cotillard, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Mathieu Amalric and Louis Garrel. Sold by Wild Bunch and produced by Paris-based Why Not Productions, “Ismael’s Ghosts” marks Desplechin’s follow-up to “My Golden Days” which was also picked up by Magnolia. “My Golden Days” world premiered… Read more »

Bernie Sanders Credits Jimmy Kimmel for Making Trump Debate ‘Possible’

Bernie Sanders, a guest on “Jimmy Kimmel Live” on Thursday, crediting the host for broaching the idea of a debate with Donald Trump — apparently now a possibility. “You saw what I did for you,” Kimmel said to Sanders, shortly after the Democratic presidential candidate sat down with him on his late night show. Sanders… Read more »

T-Rextasy – “I Wanna Be a Punk Rocker” Video

T-Rextasy - "I Wanna Be a Punk Rocker" VideoT-Rextasy released their excellently titled debut full-length Jurassic Punk last week. Today, they’re back with a fun new video for album track “I Wanna Be a Punk Rocker,” which sees the young band transform themselves from proper young women to beer-swilling, pizza-eating punks. Claudia Ross directs; watch below. More »