In his new short film, Alberto Roldán explores the triumph and pain of the American dream with a glowing blue doorknob-producing pyramid.
Six years after Oscar Grant's tragic death at the hands of the police in Oakland, filmmaker Mohammad Gorjestani visited Grant's family, friends, and others in the community as they celebrate his birthday.
Why do employees at Melbourne multiplexes keep seeing spirits?
Despite the country's generally repressive censorship laws, there's a growing subculture of women who make edgy, feminist, and boundary-pushing pornography.
What begins as a typical bedtime story between a father and son turns sinister, complete with shootings, scalpings, and death in this short film from filmmaker David Lowery. Sweet dreams.
We talked to the film's director, French auteur Céline Sciamma, about exploring sexual, gender, and racial identities in coming-of-age movies.
Although the pioneer of cinema verite is gone, we've got two new works by him—Iris and In Transit—to pore over and keep his memory alive.
I sat through more than a day's worth of big-screen explosions and super-fandom at the Ultimate Marvel Marathon in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania.
Hot Docs is one of the most prestigious documentary film festivals in the world, which means that it's also a marketplace with millions of dollars at stake.
The winner of the 2015 Hot Docs Outstanding Achievement Award tells VICE about his love for Canada, his disappeared friend, and the deadly and famous cameraman scene in The Battle of Chile.
This semi-biographical film is the Horatio Alger–like tale of one member of San Francisco's dwindling black population.
Nixon was a crook, but seeing his many flaws on screen showed me I wasn't alone in my imperfections.
A new documentary from Danish director Michael Madsen seeks to answer that question.
VICE delves into the world of Wakaliwood—Uganda's thriving, low-budget action film cinema.
Will Russell was depressed, homeless, and down on his luck until he came up with the idea to start a festival for The Big Lebowski fans. Since this, his life has been on the upswing.
We nerded out about pot with the Denver Post's weed editor.
We spoke to director Camilla Nielsson, whose new prize-winning documentary 'Democrats' is a riveting and startlingly intimate look into the ongoing crisis of Zimbabwean democracy.
Anas Aremeyaw Anas is responsible for breaking countless stories about corruption and crime in his country, all without showing his face.
The self-proclaimed "geriatric starlet" is the subject of a new documentary Iris by the iconic filmmaker Albert Maysles, opening in theaters this week.
In a short new film by Alli Coates, performance artist Signe Pierce saunters through a touristy boardwalk in South Carolina dressed in stripper garb. She's propositioned, berated, and ultimately attacked.
From Matthew McConaghey to Twitter nerds, it seems everyone on the internet lost their shit over the new Star Wars trailer.
A group of Scottish factory workers refused to repair warplanes that had arrived from Chile during the 1973 Pinochet Coup. The were told that their solidarity was meaningless. Now, a new film tells another story.
The director and Courtney Love spoke onstage about truth, love, and "Cobain's disease" after a screening at the Tribeca Film Festival.
We met the director, one of the film's stars, and Cuba's top racing journalist for a candid conversation about the state of auto racing in Cuba.