‘Black Widow’ is a raw, intimate drama (It’s also a solid superhero flick)

How do you make a film about a character whose journey has already concluded? One whom we already know the relative history of? For Marvel Studio’s latest offering, this seemed to be a dilemma for the long-belated solo outing of super-assassin Black Widow, aka Natasha Romanoff (Scarlett Johansson). We know of her treacherous past and … Read more

As Global Streamers Hunt for the Next ‘Squid Game,’ Top TV Producers Are Doubling Down on International Drama

It’s “Squid Game’s” world, and we’re just living in it. That was one takeaway from a wide-ranging conversation held during Rome’s MIA Market on Saturday, as top independent producers met to assess the state of international drama and explore how hit series like Netflix’s Korean phenomenon are rewriting the rules of the game. More from … Read more

Walter Presents Snags ZDF Enterprises Drama Series Package for Australia (EXCLUSIVE)

Renewing a frequent relationship between one of Europe’s highest-profile distributor-curators of foreign language drama series and one of their biggest suppliers, VOD service Walter Presents has swooped on a six-title drama series package from Germany’s ZDF Enterprises. Deal plays off a just-announced exclusive strategic alliance between Walter Presents and Australia’s Stan, owned by Nine Digital, … Read more

Starz Watergate Drama Casts Patton Oswalt, Carlos Valdes, and More

Have you ever wondered what really happened with the Watergate Scandal in the 1970s? Gaslit, a STARZ original series, highlights the untold story of how Martha Mitchell helped expose Watergate. In addition, the streaming service announced that additional recurring cast members will appear in the series. Emmy-winning actor and comedian Patton Oswalt and actor Carlos … Read more

Brookings Register | Afghanistan withdrawal: Oh, the media drama – nonenglishfeed

This just in: Breaking News! If you haven’t noticed, the news business thrives on melodrama; it’s hardly original to observe that cable TV programming, in particular, runs on showbiz values. Two cases in point: Some on the left have been complaining about outsized attention given the Gabby Petito murder. “Why all the hubbub over a … Read more

Rome’s MIA Market Wraps Watershed Edition as ‘Fireworks’ and ‘Gold War’ Tie for Drama Project Prize

Rome’s MIA Market for TV series, feature films, documentaries and factual content wrapped a watershed 7th edition on Sunday, having boosted its standing on the global calendar as a prominent emerging industry hub in Europe. In a significant indicator of the Eternal City’s Oct. 13-17 event’s restart relevance MIA (the acronym stands for Mercato Internazionale … Read more

Streaming: the best films about siblings | Drama films

There are few more irritatingly prevalent errors in modern screenwriting than on-screen siblings who refer directly to each other as such: “You said it, sis.” “I’m here for you, bro.” Even the best actors can’t sell these terms of address that almost no human being actually uses: any great film about a sibling relationship should … Read more

‘Adam Resurrected’ Blu-Ray Review – Jeff Goldblum Delivers Powerful Performance In Paul Schrader Holocaust Drama

The movie critique portion of this review was written by my colleague Michele Arbir. In 1924 my great-grandmother and my grandfather, age three at the time, arrived in New York at Ellis Island. Their names are recorded in the book coming over from Germany. My great grandfather came over the year before looking to escape … Read more

Drama Films Market is expected to expand recording stable CAGR

The Drama Films market report also explains how to deal with market fluctuations. It is now possible for sectors to develop well-crafted marketing techniques and branding in order to expand their market share. The market scenario for the forecast period 2021-2027 is also depicted. This Drama Films market report then goes on to provide crucial … Read more

IFTA announces winners of 2019/20 Irish Film and Television Awards (Film and Drama)

Congratulations to the nominees and winners of the IFTAThe Irish Film and Television Academy (IFTA) is an all-Ireland organisation with a Membership of 1,240 individuals across 14 Chapters of Discipline. More Awards hosted by the Irish Film & Television Academy last night on Virgin Media One at 10pm, with Deirdre O’Kane at the helm. Sunday … Read more