Latest News for: Film directors


New Zealand film director Toa Fraser reveals early onset Parkinson's

RNZ 17 Apr 2021
New Zealand film director and playwright Toa Fraser has revealed he has Young Onset Parkinson's Disease. People used to say I look cool. These days, people ask me why I look so serious ... I was diagnosed five years ago. I've kept it quiet until today ... Fraser said the disease makes him a better director allowing him to focus on what is important ... .

Supernova director Harry Macqueen reveals what it's really like working with Stanley Tucci and Colin ...

The Daily Mail 17 Apr 2021
British film director Harry Macqueen is garnering plenty of positive reviews for his heartbreakingly beautiful film Supernova ... The director, whose directorial debut was the 2014 film Hinterland, praised the acclaimed stars for choosing to bring his 'comparatively small film' to life.

Warner Bros. Will Never Restore The Snyderverse For One Reason

Game Rant 17 Apr 2021
They weren’t too happy with the dark tones of the previous two films that Snyder had worked on, and also insisted that the director reduce the runtime of the film. When Snyder had to leave the project during production, The Avengers director Joss Whedon was brought on board to complete the film.

Spring and summer movie preview: A look ahead to films coming to theaters, homes in ...

Lincoln Journal Star 17 Apr 2021
And remember, these release dates are fluid and constantly changing as studios rework their upcoming slates to maximize a film’s reach (and profits) during a particularly unstable period for the whole industry ... Simon McQuoid directs the latest film in the “Mortal Kombat” series, based on the classic Midway Games franchise ... Director Jon M ... Director M.

Hansika Motwani to star in 105 minutes

Deccan Chronicle 17 Apr 2021
For the first time, a Telugu film is being made with only one character, taken in a single shot with no edits ... The film is about ... “Writing is the key for films belonging to thriller genre, and I am sure the film will engage the audience,” the director says, signing off.

Tara Sutaria, Arjun Kapoor commence shoot for 'Ek Villain Returns'

Sify 17 Apr 2021
She also tagged her co-star Arjun, director Mohit Suri and the producer Amul Vikas Mohan ... Both the stars headed to Goa on April 14, to shoot the second schedule of the film, which started today. Helmed by Mohit Suri, the film went on floors on March 1 in Mumbai, and the first schedule was shot between Disha Patani and John Abraham.

Joaquin Phoenix Really Wants You to Watch This Documentary About a Lovable Pig

The Daily Beast 17 Apr 2021
This is why I never filmed a lot ... That film follows director Craig Foster for a year as he obsesses over a cephalopod living off the South African coast ... Even famed director Paul Thomas Anderson, who is prominently quoted in the film’s trailer and promotional materials, fell under the spell of Gunda, calling it “pure cinema.”.

Vivek, Tamil film actor, dies in Chennai hospital

The Times of India 17 Apr 2021
Tamil film actor died in a Chennai in the early hours of Saturday ... Born in Kovilpatti in Tuticorin district in south Tamil Nadu, Vivek started his film career as an assistant director cum script writer with veteran director K Balachandar in the 1980s ... The director featured Vivek in his next film – “Puthu Puthu Arthangal,” as well.

Historic Cinerama Dome Theater in Los Angeles to Shut Down, and More Movie News

Rotten Tomatoes 17 Apr 2021
French novelist, screenwriter, and director Florian Zeller adapted The Father from his own play, Le Père, and Zeller is now preparing to start filming the thematic follow-up to that film, which is intended to eventually be the second film of a trilogy ... CATE BLANCHETT TO STAR IN ACCLAIMED DIRECTOR’S FIRST FILM IN 15 YEARS.

Ranveer Singh’s new film in trouble over story rights

Live Mint 17 Apr 2021
The fact that the film's original director Shekhar Kapur and lead actor Anil Kapoor were unaware of the sale of remake rights and irked about not being consulted points to deeper loopholes in Bollywood, media industry analysts had said.

Black Panther 2 will film in Georgia despite voting law, director says

Belfast Telegraph 17 Apr 2021
Marvel superhero blockbuster Black Panther 2 will still film in Georgia despite the state’s controversial new voting law, director Ryan Coogler has said ... Georgia is a major hub of film and TV production and earlier this week Will Smith and director Antoine Fuqua pulled their runaway slave drama Emancipation from the state in protest against the law.

Calcasieu Parish Short Film Fest returns Saturday

American Press 17 Apr 2021
The Fourth Annual Calcasieu Parish Short Film Festival will return this Saturday at the Henning Cultural Center, 923 Ruth Street, Sulphur ... with 25 short films to be screened throughout the day. Patrick Bennett, festival director, said the films range from three to thirty minutes and come from producers around the world.

SIFF 2021 Review: The Earth Is Blue as an Orange Is So Damn Good

The Stranger 17 Apr 2021
The coming together of Myroslava's film is expertly captured by director and poet Iryna Tsilyk who met the young woman at a film camp years prior ... Anna—who Tsilyk calls the real director of the family's movie—is an enthusiastic supporter of Myroslava's film and dreams of becoming ...

‘Saina’ to premiere on Amazon Prime Video on 23 April

Live Mint 17 Apr 2021
The film is based on the life of ace badminton player Saina Nehwal starring Parineeti Chopra has been directed by Amole Gupte (of Stanley Ka Dabba fame) and co-produced by T-Series ... Director Amole Gupte said people were waiting for the film to enter their homes.

Happy Birthday Siddharth: Maha Samudram FIRST look of the actor gives us a glimpse of ...

Pinkvilla 17 Apr 2021
Birthdays are a special occasion for everyone and for actor Siddharth, it is even more special as the makers of Maha Samudram gifted the first look poster featuring the actor from the film ... The film, Maha Samudram, will mark Siddharth's return to the Tollywood industry ... The film stars Aditi Rao Hydari and Anu Emmanuel playing the female leads.