Sunday, March 13, 2011

Film focuses on remote museum in Uzbekistan

Back in 2000, USC film professor Amanda Pope and a former student, Tchavdar Georgiev, were traveling in Russia and some of its satellites, working on a series of short portraits of emerging leaders in the post-Soviet world. The two were in Uzbekistan when Pope heard about an amazing collection of Russian avant-garde art in a remote museum deep in the country's desert.

But when she excitedly mention...

Matthew McConaughey, Michael Connelly talk 'The Lincoln Lawyer' over beers

Matthew McConaughey has just cracked open his second Corona when the man wearing Mardi Gras beads and a Village People policeman's cap approaches his car.

"Do you know Duane?" the inebriated-looking man asks with suspicion, poking his head inside the window and gestu...