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Polish Oscar Contender’s Directors on Breaking the Rules, Casting ‘Stranger Things’ Star Alec Utgoff

'We took the risk of making a film that's not based on some direct, straight-forward story," say directors Malgorzata Szumowska and Michal Englert about 'Never Gonna Snow Again' featuring 'Stranger…

Kino Lorber Takes Poland’s Oscar Contender ‘Never Gonna Snow Again’ for North America

Kino Lorber has picked up North American rights for Polish comedic drama Never Gonna Snow Again, the country's best international feature film submission for the 2021 Oscars.

Chloé Zhao’s ‘Nomadland’ Wins Golden Lion Top Prize at 2020 Venice Film Festival

Chloé Zhao's 'Nomadland,' starring Frances McDormand, has won the Golden Lion for best film at the 77th Venice International Film Festival. Vanessa Kirby won best actress for 'Pieces of a Woman.'…

Venice’s Post-Lockdown Festival Experiment a Success

The Venice Film Festival's risky decision to hold the world's first international film event since the COVID-19 lockdown has paid off with no major snafus, disruptions or medical emergencies. "It’s…

‘Never Gonna Snow Again’ (‘Sniegu juz nigdy nie bedzie’): Film Review | Venice 2020

A mysterious masseur (Alec Utgoff) shakes up the ennui of Polish suburbia in Malgorzata Szumowska’s offbeat tale 'Never Gonna Snow Again' ('Sniegu juz nigdy nie bedzie'), co-directed with Michal Engle…