'Melancholia' Named Best Picture by National Society of Film Critics 1 year ago
Lars von Trier's "Melancholia" had its first big win in critics' awards leading up to the Oscars, when it was named...
By Steve Pond
Danish director faced five years in jail for joking, "I'm a Nazi" at Cannes last spring
Lars von Trier film beats Oscar-winner "The King's Speech"; Tilda Swinton and Colin Firth win acting awards
From "Margin Call" to "Melancholia," day-and-date VOD releasing is racking millions of dollars in revenue for independent labels
Werner Herzog's "Into the Abyss" grosses only $50,784 at 12 locations
"He’ll say weird things to people or in conversation -- and he's nervous in front of press"
Lars von Trier's apocalyptic drama scores 8 nominations, twice as many as any other film
Festival galas and special screenings will also include Polanski's "Carnage" and Michelle Williams showcase "My Week With Marilyn"
The first day of Toronto screenings brings looks at two awards contenders, "Moneyball" and "The Ides of March"
Deputy culture minister says ban leaves "dark stain" on festival history; von Trier says his comments were "unintelligent and hurtful"
A final roundup of the art, the money and the outrage of Cannes 2011
Director Terrence Malick is a no-show; Kirsten Dunst wins Best Actress award for "Melancholia"
A shy director, an actor who won't talk, two jailed filmmakers and a loudmouth who got banned -- Cannes is all about empty spaces
Students, filmmakers and a chef win Cannes awards -- but the big prizes are still to come
With no real frontrunner, the field is wide open for Cannes' top prize
That loudmouth Danish director has hijacked the festival, but some people are still paying attention to movies
During Cannes interview, banned director says furor was fanned by French history of "being cruel to the Jews"
The festival "condemns these comments and declares Lars Von Trier a persona non grata, effective immediately"
As the festival winds down, Cannes-watchers begin summing up -- when they're not appalled by Lars von Trier's antics
The Danish filmmaker caused an uproar at the Cannes Film Festival when he made clumsy remarks about Hitler and Nazism | VIDEO
Festival condemns "Melancholia" director's flippant comments about Hitler, Nazis; von Trier says he's not anti-Semitic
Happy endings, insists master provocateur Lars von Trier, have no point in our myths and our movies
Danish provocateur and American icon plan to collaborate of new version of von Trier's 2003 doc "The Five Obstructions"
Film combines elements of psychological drama, disaster movie.
TheWrap's awards expert: "This year, I went with the movies that -- when they worked -- provided the most dazzling cinematic experiences of the year"
The actor tells TheWrap: "You can’t shy away from a moment when it’s there”