Film show: Lessons in divorce with Scarlett Johansson and Adam Driver
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Film critic Lisa Nesselson speaks to Eve Jackson about the week’s film news, including Noah Baumbach's "Marriage Story", which is being released on Netflix this week. Hailed as one of the best films of the year, it stars Scarlett Johansson and Adam Driver. They also talk about Elia Suleiman's new film, "It Must Be Heaven", plus a new French film based on a sordid true story that took place in New York between 2010 and 2012, "Chanson Douce", and the bespoke concert film "Stop Making Sense", which is being
Elia Suleiman: 'The world today has become a global Palestine'
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Elia Suleiman, a famed figure in Palestinian cinema, joins us in the studio as his new film "It Must Be Heaven" hits French cinemas and Paris's Cinémathèque hosts a retrospective of his work. He speaks to Eve Jackson about why Palestinian directors can be funny, how he thinks the press overanalyse his work and why he shows the world as if it were a microcosm of Palestine in his new film.
NFVCB destroys N500m worth of pornographic material, others
Sequel to the enforcement drive of the National Film and Video Censors Board (NFVCB) to confiscate unapproved films and video works in the Federal Capital Territory, the agency on Friday destroyed unclassified and other prohibited films and videos valued at over N500 million.
'Joker' sequel in development, Joaquin Phoenix likely to return
The Warner Bros. film recently passed $1 billion worldwide. Besides smashing many box office records, 'Joker' won the Golden Lion at this year's Venice International Film Festival. According to 'The Hollywood Reporter,' director Todd Phillips is expected to helm the followup.
10 Best Movies to Stream on Disney+
Disney+ has taken the streaming world by storm. Disney fans have likely already binged on much of the animation, Star Wars and Marvel content exclusive to the platform. Here are ten of the best films that you might not have known are also available on Disney+.