Larry David, who plays a curmudgeonly version of himself in the hit HBO comedy series CURB YOUR ENTHUSIASM, is writing a script for HBO Films, in which he will also star, but playing a different character from his hilarious television persona. Film and television director Greg Mottola (THE DAYTRIPPERS, ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT, THE NEWSROOM) will direct. David, one of the originators of the iconic SEINFELD series, has played characters other than himself before — most recently in Woody Allen’s 2009 film WHATEVER WORKS.
First-time director Maya Forbes uses her life story to craft a poignant tale of growing up with a manic depressive, father in Boston. Mark Ruffalo (“Foxcatcher”) delivers an Oscar-quality performance as Cam Stuart, the “polar bear”-a child’s way of saying … Continue reading
Under the Dome is a film by Chinese journalist Chai Jing that focuses on China’s flawed environmental regulations and the devastating effect its having on the nation’s people. What makes this film so powerful is it was released in Communist … Continue reading
It takes a New York native and NYU Film School graduate to capture the marginalized world of two black transgender prostitutes (“trannies”) living on the seedy streets of Los Angeles. Sean Baker, who directed and co-wrote this authentic tale, shot … Continue reading