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On Monday afternoon, Lena Dunham, who wrote and directed the beautifully received SXSW discovery Tiny Furniture in 2010, returned to Austin to share the first three episodes of her new HBO series Girls. Her latest creation is a terrifically fresh, recognizable portrait of being young, smart and adrift in a city that isn’t there to serve… Continue reading SXSW: Festival homegirl Lena Dunham premieres three episodes of her new HBO series ‘Girls’
BERLIN — Italian documentary “Caesar Must Die,” showing inmates of a high-security prison staging Shakespeare’s “Julius Caesar,” was awarded the Berlin film festival’s top award Saturday.
Directors Paolo Taviani and Vittorio Taviani received the Golden Bear award out of 18 contenders at what is the first of the year’s major European film festivals.
The Taviani brothers, both in their early 80s, thanked the international jury led by British director Mike Leigh and… Continue reading 'Cesar Must Die': Italian Film Wins Berlin Film Festival
Recap: The Conversation: What Were the Favorite Films of the 2012 Sundance Film Festival?
Deals: All the 2012 Distribution Deals (So Far), in One Handy List (Updated)
Awards: ‘Beasts of the Southern Wild,’ ‘The House I Live In,’ ‘The Surrogate,’ ‘Invisible War’ Take Top Awards From Juries and Audiences
Trailers: The Ultimate 2012 Sundance Film Festival Trailers Page
Images: Gallery: On the Scene
With the Sundance Film Festival drawing to a close, it’s time to reflect on the best movies that your friendly Moviefone staffers saw at the very-crowded film fest. Of the seven films that we were looking forward to seeing, we did get to watch five. Of those five, three are on this list. (Sorry, Red Lights and John Dies at the End.) Ahead, the best of the fest.