Chicago 10 Behind the Scenes

Recapturing the ’60s, in DayGlo Colors By ADAM LIPTAK Published: February 24, 2008 “Chicago 10” uses motion capture animation to document a famous trial of leaders in the antiwar movement of the 1960s.

Jon Stewart returns to the Oscars

Jon Stewart, Hands Long Tied by Strike, Pedals Fast for Oscars By BILL CARTER Published: February 20, 2008 Until the strike by the Writers Guild of America ended a week ago, Jon Stewart was unable to prepare, or even to think much about, his Oscar assignment.

Berlinale 2008 | Madonna, Scorcese & The Stones

“But no first-time filmmaker received a bigger spotlight than Madonna, whose directorial debut, “Filth and Wisdom,” screened out of competition, in the Panorama section. While her public appearances drew fans and paparazzi, the press screening attracted a throng of rubbernecking journalists, anticipating a vanity disaster of epic proportions. Madonna’s last film as an actress, after […]

Filth & Wisdom | Dir: Madonna 2008

Madonna premieres ‘Filth and Wisdom’ in Berlin Posted: 13 February 2008 Madonna is in Berlin today, attending the 58th edition of the Berlinale Festival and the screening of her first short movie as a director, Filth and Wisdom. Madonna arrived in Berlin with the movie’s crew yesterday night and attended the screening before answering the […]