August 21, 2021 TIT ORGANS of a body are a spatial division of labor, created by different genes activated in different cells. The same process serves to give individual lives a division of labor over time. Complex algae, animals, fungi, and plants all have predictable life cycles that separate threeRead More →

New films by Łukasz Grzegorzek, Aleksandra TerpiÅ„ska, Anna Jadowska and Jan Holoubek at this year’s biggest industrial event in Poland! The 2021 edition of Polish Days will take place from August 15 to 17 during the 21st New Horizons International Film Festival (August 12 – 22) in WrocÅ‚aw. Le RoiRead More →

Veteran Filipino rock bands Sandwich, Imago and more will perform at a virtual benefit show next Sunday (July 18). Organized by artist management company Soupstar, the concert, dubbed “It Takes A Village”, is a fundraiser for Sandwich and Imago bassist’s brother, Myrene Academia, who recently suffered a stroke. Other bandsRead More →

Savage republic French production and distribution company StudioCanal has acquired German prodco Lailaps Films for its growing portfolio of production companies. StudioCanal and Nils Dünker’s Munich-based Lailaps have worked together for many years, as the French company expands into high-end drama production in Germany. Lailaps recently launched the adventure dramaRead More →

The Christmas season has arrived in Germany, and that means it’s time to watch the Sisi film trilogy, which tells the story of a young Viennese empress with a radiant smile and bright blue eyes. Released in the 1950s, Austrian director Ernst Marischka’s films, starring Romy Schneider as Sissi, haveRead More →

IMAGO, the International Federation of Cinematographers, has revealed the nominees for its 3rd annual International Cinematography Awards. The award ceremony is scheduled for March 14 in Brussels, following previous years’ presentations in Helsinki and Belgrade. For the honor in the feature category are Roger Deakins, ASC, BSC for 1917Anton MertensRead More →

He has never worked abroad. Federico Fellini, born in Rimini on the Adriatic coast on January 20, 1920, did not want to leave his homeland. Rome eventually became the director’s second home. There, as in the Italian countryside, he created and invented his own world, letting his characters live andRead More →

With the new computer-animated photorealistic version of The Lion King, the Walt Disney Company is hoping for another international cinematic success that will cement its pole position among the major American film studios. More recently, the superhero show Avengers: Endgame poured billions of dollars into the coffers of Disney. WithRead More →