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Michael Winterbottom on Gaza Conflict Doc ‘Eleven Days in May’ and Remembering the Children Killed

While the devastation being wrought upon Ukraine has dominated the headlines over the last two months, just a year ago — for much of the world — the focus was on Gaza, which saw 11 days of death and destruction before Israel and Hamas agreed to a ceasefire. Of the almost 200 Palestinians who died […]

Kenneth Branagh to Be Honored at the Oscar Wilde Awards (Exclusive)

Kenneth Branagh, the five-time Oscar nominee who has a major Academy Award contender in the running this year with his semiautobiographical Belfast, will be honored at the Oscar Wilde Awards. On March 24, three days before the Oscars — where he is a strong favorite to contend in the original screenplay, directing and best picture […]

Michael Winterbottom Takes Break From Directing COVID TV Drama ‘This Sceptred Isle’ Due to Ill Health

Julian Jarrold has been brought in to direct the current block of episodes of the series, which sees Kenneth Branagh play U.K. prime minister Boris Johnson.

Boris Johnson’s Handling of Coronavirus Pandemic to Be Dramatized for TV by Michael Winterbottom

Michael Winterbottom is set to co-write and direct a TV drama about U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson set against the novel coronavirus pandemic, with 'True Detective' executive producer Richard Brown and Fremantle backing the project.

‘The Trip to Greece’: Film Review

Rob Brydon and Steve Coogan reunite for 'The Trip to Greece,' a fourth fictionalized vacation with director Michael Winterbottom.

Steve Coogan Comedy ‘Trip to Greece’ Lands at IFC Films

IFC Films has nabbed U.S. rights to Michael Winterbottom’s 'The Trip to Greece,' the fourth installment of the 'Trip franchise' that sees Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon reunite for another semi-fictional working vacation.

‘Greed’: Film Review | TIFF 2019

Steve Coogan plays a no-scruples fashion mogul in Michael Winterbottom's portrait of the shameless, 'Greed.'

Berlin: First Generations Titles Announced

Michael Winterbottom's music documentary 'On the Road' and Lena Dunham-starrer 'My Entire High School Sinking Into the Sea' will screen at Berlin's sidebar for kids and youth films.

‘On the Road’: Film Review | London Film Festival 2016

Featuring performances by British neo-grunge outfit Wolf Alice, and Leah Harvey and James McArdle as new lovers, director Michael Winterbottom's new film 'On the Road' is both a rock documentary and a romance.

StudioCanal Adds Michael Winterbottom Documentary Ahead of AFM

'The Emperor's New Clothes' with Russell Brand explores the repercussions of the economic crisis

Toronto: Soda Pictures Buys Michael Winterbottom’s ‘The Face of an Angel’

The distributor acquired the Amanda Knox-inspired pic for UK/Ireland and Canada

Melissa Leo, Berenice Bejo to Attend Sarajevo Film Fest

The 20th edition of the event will also welcome Michel Hazanavicius, Gael Garcia Bernal, Mike Leigh and Michael Winterbottom.