While Universal's Everest might be commanding more headlines, Jennfier Peedom's documentary Sherpa, which made its North American debut at the Toronto International Film Festival in September, always sought to tell a story about the famed mountain that rarely sees the light of day. Show More Summary
Work and parenting are rarely separate in the life of Austin Film Festival founder Barbara Morgan. Just after the birth of her daughter, Barbara Morgan held a staff meeting in the maternity ward. The hospital wasn't happy about it, and others may have questioned it later, but Morgan didn't care. Read Full Story
"No one cares about reality anymore." Broad Green Pictures has debuted another new trailer for Terrence Malick's Knight of Cups, his latest feature which premiered at the Berlinale Film Festival earlier this year. It's slated for release...Show More Summary
At the 2013 Toronto Film Festival, director Spike Jonze spoke of John Malkovich's initial reluctance at starring in Jonze's lofty debut, Being John Malkovich. "He said: either the movie's a bomb and it's got... my name in the title, so I'm fucked that way; or it does well and I'm just...
Kevin Smith's Yoga Hosers and Rob Zombie's 31 are among the nine films that will have their world premiere during the Midnight portion of the Sundance Film Festival, which runs January 21-31, 2016. The oddly named Yoga Hosers marks the second film in the director's True North trilogy, following Tusk. As...
Saturday evening I headed over to Newark, New Jersey for, what was described as, a "nerd-off" between Stephen Colbert and "Star Wars" director J.J. Abrams. The event was part of the Montclair Film Festival's annual events. During the conversation, the latest trailer for "The Force Awakens" was played for a crowd of over 2,000. Show More Summary
Tonight head out for a strong dose of the eccentric and true in video art.
Right from the get-go, Pavel Khvaleev’s III is a film uninterested in presenting a straightforward narrative, instead opting for a gothic, surreal puzzle that blends fantasy and reality with a mind towards the bigger picture. In fact, as a whole, III is the kind of film that makes bold choices in almost every regard: plot […]
In an unexpected announcement this morning, the Sundance Institute unveiled their nine feature lineup for the Midnight section of the 2016 Sundance Film Festival, including new films from Kevin Smith and Rob Zombie. Notorious for its...Show More Summary
The Sundance Film Festival is all about giving small movies from new filmmakers a platform, and their “Midnight” section is all about giving small genre movies from often insane filmmakers a platform from which to disgust, horrify, and shock Fest attendees. Show More Summary
CNN aired a documentary about campus rape Sunday night—and this one came with the threat of a lawsuit ahead of time. The network ran The Hunting Ground, a documentary first seen at the Sundance Film Festival, reports NPR. The most controversial part includes an interview with Erica Kinsman, who...
When John Cassavetes' "A Woman Under the Influence," starring Gena Rowlands, premiered at the New York Film Festival on October 12, 1974, it was greeted with a thunderous ovation. Gena Rowlands and John Cassavetes were in attendanceShow More Summary
It feels ridiculous to say as it means nearly a full year has passed since we returned from covering Sundance 2015 in Park City, UT, but the 2016 edition of the Sundance Film Festival is right around the corner. We’re already makingShow More Summary
They came via hyperdrive and warp speed, and even by New Jersey Transit, these devotees of Stars both Trek and Wars to mix with the high-rolling, arts-underwriting swells at a benefit performance for the Montclair Film Festival. But mostly, these disciples of sci-fi's top-shelf franchises made a pilgrimage to the...
Next year’s Sundance Film Festival will feature evil clowns, snarky convenience store clerks, and conspiracy-obsessed stoners. Although that sounds like it could be the premise of Kevin Smith’s entry alone, it’s actually the complete lineup for the festival’s Midnight Film Section. Show More Summary
Every new year brings us another Sundance Film Festival and with 60 days left until Sundance 2016 kicks off on January 21st, it's time to kick things off. The festival has surprisingly revealed just the Midnight line-up on its own. The rest of the festival line-up has yet to be revealed - and should happen in the next few weeks. Show More Summary
It’s been a busy movie-going month for me with the Monsters of Film festival, where I saw six films, and now the Stockholm International Film Festival where I’ve seen eight. Last year I saw ten films at the latter festival, and I enjoyed most of them, but overall I liked this year’s crop even better.…
The Sundance Film Festival just broke the news that they’ll be World Premiering 31, Rob Zombie’s Halloween slasher, in the Park City at Midnight portion of the fest running from January 21-31 2016 in Park City, Utah. The announcement came bearing a brand spanking new image from the film starring Sheri Moon Zombie, Malcolm McDowell, […]
The Sundance Film Festival has just announced their selections for the Park City at Midnight portion of the fest, running from January 21-31 2016 in Park City, Utah. Like every year, there’s an insane amount of surprises to go along with some dark horse indies that we’ve never heard of. The biggest surprises is that […]
Johnny Depp, Malcolm McDowell and Luke Wilson are among the cast members of the first announced movies of Midnight section of the 2016 Sundance Film Festival. Late tonight, the Robert Redford founded indie cinema shindig made publicShow More Summary