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    Cinema-going is over

    Agence France-Presse . Venice | Updated at 09:17pm on September 04, 2018

    Hollywood director David Cronenberg has predicted that cinema-going will die out -- and says he “does not care” in the least....

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    Van Gogh was murdered claims new film

    Agence France-Presse . Venice | Updated at 05:26pm on September 04, 2018

    A new film about the artist Vincent Van Gogh claims that he was murdered rather than having shot himself. ‘At Eternity’s Gate’ starring Willem Dafoe...

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    Audiard blasts film sexism

    Agence France-Presse . Venice | Updated at 09:19pm on September 03, 2018

    French director Jacques Audiard went gunning for sexism in the film industry Sunday after his extraordinary new Western, ‘The Sisters Brothers’, received a standing ovation...

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    Robin makes docu on Rohingya refugees

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:16pm on September 03, 2018

    Filmmaker Noman Robin, who previously made the documentary titled ‘A Quarter Mile Country’ depicting the hurdles and struggles of Rohingya refugees, has made yet another...

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    Lady Gaga triumphs in film debut at Venice

    Agence France-Presse . Venice | Updated at 11:17pm on September 02, 2018

    Lady Gaga spoke of her painful road to fame after she shone in her big Hollywood movie debut, ‘A Star Is Born’, which premiered Friday...

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    First Man accused of being unpatriotic

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 11:16pm on September 02, 2018

    Neil Armstrong’s sons and the director of a new biopic on the space hero are hitting back against criticism that the film is unpatriotic because...

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    Salman Shah fest on September 29

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:12pm on September 02, 2018

    Salman Shah Smriti Parishad will organise a day-long Salman Shah festival on Bangladesh Film Development Corporation premises celebrating the late renowned Dhallywood actor’s 47th birth...

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    French star Depardieu faces probe

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 09:41pm on September 01, 2018

    France’s biggest international star Gerard Depardieu on Thursday issued a strong denial after it emerged he faces an inquiry into allegations by a young actress...

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    Idris Elba gets behind the camera

    Reuters . London | Updated at 10:02pm on August 31, 2018

    British actor Idris Elba goes behind the camera for his directorial debut ‘Yardie’, a crime drama he says will offer young people a ‘perspective’ on...

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    Woody Allen’s latest film release in doubt

    Reuters . Los Angeles | Updated at 10:00pm on August 31, 2018

    The release of Woody Allen’s latest film was cast into doubt on Thursday after distributor Amazon Studios said it had not decided on a release...