Friday May 17
Cannes: Cassian Elwes, Robert Ogden Barnum Launch e2b Capital
It was announced today that independent film producers Cassian Elwes and Robert Ogden Barnum have launched e2b Capital, a new entertainment company for independent filmmakers and financiers seeking financing and global distribution expertise.
Film School Rejects
Tribeca 2013 Review: 'Wadjda' Is an Exhilarating Step...
Films like Wadjda do not come around very often. Haifaa al-Mansour 's debut feature is not only the first shot entirely in Saudi Arabia by a woman director, but also the first feature film ever shot entirely in Saudi Arabia.
Re: Critics: Zoe Saldana Is Not 'Dark-Skinned Enough' To Play Nina Simone
Ever since it was announced that "Avatar" star Zoe Saldana had been tapped to play jazz/blues/folk singer and activist Nina Simone , there has been sizable backlash from the Simone family and around the blogosphere, because Saldana is deemed too light for the role, according to the New York Times .