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Morelia 2014: First Wave Of International Films Led By WINTER SLEEP, THE TRIBE, And More

The 12th edition of the Morelia International Film Festival (October 17-26) is taking shape and now the first wave of international titles has been announced. It is what you would expect from Mexico's top film festival and reaffirms the bond...

Sitges 2014: Antonio Banderas, AUTOMATA, SPRING, WHEN ANIMALS DREAM, And More

It's mere weeks until the most beautiful corner of Catalunya plays host to hoards of genre film fans (myself included). The latest news from the Sitges Festival announces that Antonio Banderas will receive the Grand Honourary Award for his lifetime...

Cannes 2014 Review: WHEN ANIMALS DREAM, Stark And Haunting Arthouse Horror

One of the reasons I love genre film is that is gives opportunity to explore the human condition with strange metaphors, allowing the spectator perhaps a deeper and richer understanding than when trying to represent something directly. Such is the...

Arnby's WHEN ANIMALS DREAM Anchors Critics Week Lineup

The normally arthouse Critics Weeks lineup at this year's Cannes Film Festival is getting a little bit bloody with the inclusion of Jonas Alexander Arnby's Danish werewolf picture When Animals Dream and David Robert Mitchell's coming of age creature story...

Jonas Arnby's WHEN ANIMALS DREAM Picked Up By Radius-TWC For U.S.

It was only the beginning of last week when we first drew your attention to Danish filmmaker Jonas Arnby's feature debut, When Animals Dream. Now, news out of Berlin via Variety is that Radius-TWC, the genre arm of The Weinstein...

Blood Flows In Jonas Alexander Arnby's WHEN ANIMALS DREAM

Here's something unusual from Denmark: While details are still being kept somewhat out of the public eye Jonas Alexander Arnby's When Animals Dream presented footage in the in-progress section of the Nordic Film Market at the Gothenburg Film Festival and...

TIFF 2011: SONS OF NORWAY Review

For Nikolaj the Christmas of 1978 will always be remembered as the Christmas Of Bananas. This was the Christmas that Nikolaj's father, a radical hippy to the bone, introduced Christmas dinner by quoting Nietzsche's thoughts on Christ and Christianity before...

Raucous Full Trailer For Punk Rock Coming Of Age Tale SONS OF NORWAY

Be warned: There are penises in your future should you choose to watch the full trailer for Jens Lien's upcoming Sons Of Norway. Adapted from a popular novel the film tells the story of a boy doing his best to...

Johnny Rotten Appears In Norwegian Punk Rock Coming Of Age Tale SONS OF NORWAY

Keep watching the first teaser for Jens Lien's Sons Of Norway: Theory And Practice all the way to the end. Because, yes, that really is who you think it is.After running the international festival circuit with his Kafka-esque dark comedy...