MANILA (Reuters) - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday described North Korean leader Kim Jong Un as a "fool" and a "son of a bitch", just days before Manila hosts an international meeting certain to address Pyongyang's long-range missile tests.
Authored by Antonius Aquinas, It must now be a prerequisite of those who become an American ambassador to the UN to possess certain characteristics and traits, the most important of which are rabid warmonger, child killer, and outright...Show More Summary
Getting ready to work out is often the hardest part of exercising. You need a plan, a place to do it, the right kind of clothes, good shoes, and enough energy. Caffeine can help you feel more energetic — but so can certain foods. Unfortunately,...Show More Summary
The 19-page overview is frank and matter-of-fact, full of statistics that arouse hope, worry and of course, more questions, at the same time. While some improvements have certainly been impressive, there is a long road ahead to 2030...
EXCLUSIVE: Taylor Sheridan has just signed with CAA. The talented writer makes the move just as he is transitioning to helmer, being named Best Director in the Un Certain Regard category at Cannes for his helming debut Wind River. Sheridan...Show More Summary
An Iranian film-maker who was jailed for "anti-regime propaganda" won the top prize at the Un Certain Regard section of the Cannes film festival Saturday. Mohammad Rasoulof won for "Lerd" about a man working on a goldfish farm in northern Iran who becomes snagged in corrupt ties between the local leaders and businessmen. Show More Summary
Harvey Weinstein, whose Weinstein Co is releasing the just-annointed Un Certain Regard Best Director winner Wind River domestically, accepted the award on behalf of Taylor Sheridan tonight. Both a message from Sheridan, which Weinstein read, along with his own message, included strong words for the administration of U.S. Show More Summary
With another 24 hours to go before the main prizes, including the Palme d’Or, are awarded here at the Cannes Film Festival, sidebar Un Certain Regard has designated its laureates. Iranian drama, Lerd (A Man Of Integrity) scooped the main Un Certain Regard prize. Show More Summary
In a little more than a day's time, the Cannes Film Festival will conclude. Winners of the festival's Un Certain Regard and Competition slates will be selected after much vain speculation, and attending journalists from around the world will go back to their respective homes. Show More Summary
Oscilloscope has acquired U.S. rights to Beauty And The Dogs (Aala Kaf Ifrit), the film that’s playing in the Cannes Film Festival’s Un Certain Regard section. A 2017 release is planned for the pic written and directed by Kaouther Ben...Show More Summary
Italy's government on Friday declared a new law making a series of childhood vaccinations a condition of school inscription in a move triggered by a spike in measles cases. The move will "make compulsory certain vaccinations that until...Show More Summary
U.S. President Donald Trump has warned of a "major conflict" with the North, but has also said he would be "honored" to meet its leader, Kim Jong Un.
Protagonist Pictures and mk2 films have come aboard to jointly handle worldwide sales on Michel Franco's April's Daughter (Las Hijas de Abril), which has been selected for Cannes’ Un Certain Regard lineup. The Spanish-language feature...Show More Summary
President Donald Trump has more kind words for foreign dictators than for Democratic congresswomen. While the United States has certainly cozied up to violent, authoritarian leaders in the past, every modern American president has used his office to at least occasionally champion human rights and democratic values around the world. Show More Summary
In his book Take a Closer Look (On n?y voit rien) the art historian Daniel Arasse invites interlocutors to scrutinise paintings by Titian, Tintoretto, Velázquez and Bruegel in order to discover certain details that initially went unnoticed. Show More Summary
Uma Thurman is set to preside over the this year's Cannes Un Certain Regard jury. The American actress, who was a member of the main competition jury headed up by Robert De Niro in 2011, will touch down again on the Croisette this year,...Show More Summary
Historically, students who participate in Model United Nations have a certain reputation: They're insufferably upbeat nerds with poor posture who are bullied for completely understandable reasons. As a former Model UN participant and dropout, I can say this with authority. Show More Summary
Twilight and “True Blood”? That shit ain’t real. L.A.-based Strand Releasing just sent over a new scene from Michael O’Shea’s atmospheric New York tale The Transfiguration, which world-premiered at Cannes’ Un Certain Regard and just screened at the SXSW Film Festival to a string of positive reviews (read Ari Drew’s review here). Dealing with love, loss, […]
The outgoing head of the United Nations World Food Program says she is certain Congress will reject the Trump administration's proposed budget cuts for U.N. aid agencies, saying "No one … Click to Continue »
L.A.-based Strand Releasing shared with Bloody Disgusting the opening scene from Michael O’Shea’s atmospheric New York tale The Transfiguration, which world-premiered at Cannes’ Un Certain Regard and just screened at the SXSW Film Festival to a string of positive reviews. Show More Summary