Anika Noni Rose

DUBAI INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL: Derailed by the 2008 global financial crisis, then later revived by producer Andrea Calderwood (The Last King of Scotland), this Nigerian-UK co-production seeks to adapt Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s celebrated,...
Two intrinsically American artforms – feature film animation and Cajun jazz – fuse magically in The Princess and the Frog, the Disney company’s first 2D cartoon in five years. That the film doesn’t quite attain Lion King-esque status as a...