Just like a real life break-up, Lola Versus is full of tears, revelations and the occasional cringeworthy moment of pure histrionics. Directed by Daryl Wein, this unconventional romantic comedy stars Greta Gerwig as a freshly dumped 29-year-old who was ready to enter her 30’s as a married woman just three weeks earlier, but ends up completely lost and confused when her fiancé Luke, played by Joel Kinnaman, gets cold feet and leaves her.
Javier Nuñez Florian and Anailin de la Rua, both 20-year-old Cuban actors who appear in the award-winning film Una Noche, are seeking asylum in the U.S., according to the BBC. Both actors disappeared en route to this year’s Tribeca Film Festival in New York City and emerged from hiding Friday night, telling a Miami Spanish-language television station that they are seeking asylum.
In 2011, John Hawkes was nominated for Best Supporting Actor for Winter's Bone — the film that catapulted Best Actress nominee Jennifer Lawrence into a whole new fame bracket. Later that year, Hawkes played an enigmatic cult leader in Martha Marcy May Marlene, a film that turned the spotlight on actress Elizabeth Olsen.