South African Film 'Four Corners' Trailer + Q&A With Star Lindiwe Matshikiza

Four Corners is South Africa’s official submission to the Academy Awards for 2014 for Best Foreign Language Film. A multi-thread, coming of age crime drama centred around a 13-year-old chess prodigy set in volatile South African sub culture, it weaves universal themes of love, loss, kinship, betrayal and redemption. We had a chat about the highly-anticipated film with lead actress Lindiwe Matshikiza (pictured above). What about the role of Leila […]

 

Besouro Competing For 2010 Academy Award

Brazilian flick Besouro has been chosen to represent the country as a 2010 Academy Award nominee for Best Foreign Film. Brazil has a new super hero and he goes by the name of Besouro. Based on the folk hero of the same name who fought against the establishment of slavery and slave owners, this Besouro comes with superpowers of Candomble (Yoruba Mysticism) and Capoeira. Director João Daniel Tikhomiroff pays homage to […]