Walker depicts the struggles of snowboarder Kevin Pearce after he suffers a life-threatening injury
The Oscar-nominated director talks to TheWrap about the lure of extreme sports and her struggle to get funding for "The Crash Reel"
"Men are fond of depth in women," an open letter to Cannes charges, "but only in their cleavage"
Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, Women in Film, NHK International and Mahindra Global all give awards at film festival
Aung Saan, ably played by Michelle Yeoh, is a pacifist, which doesn’t make for big action scenes
The compelling human narrative that pulled me on a journey through NYU film school to the top of Everest ... and straight into a Brazilian...
"True Grit" moves up the charts, but "Social Network" keeps winning
"Waste Land," film set in a massive Brazilian garbage dump, wins top feature award
Chinese, Hungarian films added to lineup; "Countdown to Zero" screens out of competition