Maria Giovanna Vagenas

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Locarno Film Festival 2015 more than a movie showcase

Italian event's huge programme spans a powerful arc between film history and novelties.

23 Aug 2015 - 12:07AM

Italian event's huge programme spans a powerful arc between film history and novelties.

Locarno Film Festival 2015 more than a movie showcase
The best of the 2015 Tribeca Film Festival
Postcard: Istanbul
27 Apr 2014 - 5:49PM
Postcard: Istanbul
Film Postcard: New Delhi
23 Mar 2014 - 3:52PM
Film Postcard: New Delhi
Director looks always for the fun factor
Postcard: the International Film Festival Rotterdam
Film postcard: Rome
24 Nov 2013 - 4:42PM
Film postcard: Rome
Echoes of reality
17 Nov 2013 - 3:37PM
Echoes of reality
Sins of the fathers
3 Nov 2013 - 5:37PM
Sins of the fathers
Filmmaker Tsai Ming-liang says his work should be appreciated slowly
Locarno a festival on cusp of greatness
Film: Postcard from Lisbon

"Hollywood is running out of ideas. Come to IndieLisboa to see something new!"

28 Apr 2013 - 3:57PM

"Hollywood is running out of ideas. Come to IndieLisboa to see something new!"

Film: Postcard from Lisbon
Postcard: Istanbul

Stretching along both sides of the Bosphorus, the cosmopolitan Turkish city of Istanbul is a mesmerising metropolis.

21 Apr 2013 - 2:58PM

Stretching along both sides of the Bosphorus, the cosmopolitan Turkish city of Istanbul is a mesmerising metropolis.

Postcard: Istanbul
Filmmaking still joyous for Australian director Peter Weir

It is hard to think of a more emblematic Australian filmmaker than Peter Weir. With their dreamlike atmosphere and sense of mystery, his early films Picnic at Hanging Rock (1975)...

26 May 2013 - 4:36PM

It is hard to think of a more emblematic Australian filmmaker than Peter Weir. With their dreamlike atmosphere and sense of mystery, his early films Picnic at Hanging Rock (1975)...

Filmmaking still joyous for Australian director Peter Weir
Postcard: Locarno
25 Aug 2013 - 4:20PM
Postcard: Locarno
Animated film has the depth of a live-action feature

It took the combined talent of three directors to turn a bestselling children's book series into an award-winning animated feature, writes Maria Giovanna Vagenas.

19 Jun 2013 - 10:20PM

It took the combined talent of three directors to turn a bestselling children's book series into an award-winning animated feature, writes Maria Giovanna Vagenas.

Animated film has the depth of a live-action feature