Editor’s note: Our review of The Raid 2 originally ran during this year’s Sundance film festival, but we’re re-posting it now as the film premieres at SXSW. Let’s just dispense with the hyperbole right now. Yes, The Raid 2 will in fact...Show More Summary
Returning to an important place in her career development, Lena Dunham gave the keynote address at the South by Southwest Film Festival on Monday (March 10). The "Girls" creator spoke about using her babysitting savings to shoot her first film for the event, which was rejected. Show More Summary
Part of this years Tribeca Film Festival line up is Till Kleinert’s German horror Der Samurai. While we already shared one pic, we have a really bloody new still that we’re excited to debut. “A samurai-wielding figure wearing a white dress lurks menacingly in the... Read More
The Terrence Malick-produced film about a boy who would grow up to be the man widely considered America’s greatest presidents was first seen by the world at this year’s Sundance Film Festival. Today Amplify announced it has acquired all U.S. Show More Summary
(Los Angeles, March 10) – Roadside Attractions and Black Label Media have acquired all U.S. rights to Yann Demange’s thriller ‘71. A critical and audience favorite at this year’s Berlin Film Festival, ‘71 takes place over a single night...Show More Summary
Anchor Bay shared with Bloody the first ever trailer for Mr. Jones, hitting Blu-ray and DVD on May 6th. Having premiered at the prestigious Tribeca Film Festival in 2013, Mr. Jones will also have an exclusive Los Angeles limited theatrical engagement beginning May 2nd. “Scott... Read More
Director of Obvious Child Gillian Robespierre, and star Jenny Slate join What's Trending at the Samsung Blogger Lounge to discuss their feature. The film, which got tons of buzz at Sundance Film Festival earlier this year is about a comedian who gets dumped and has an abortion. Show More Summary
Phantom City Creative designed this latest look at the iconic monster for the SXSW film festival happening in Austin this week. [...]
Industry panels, market and competition program aim to bring regional films to a wider audience. read more
Halloween‘s P.J. Soles offers her zombie testimonial in this exclusive clip from the EPIX Original Documentary, Doc of the Dead. Set to premiere at the upcoming SXSW Film Festival, Alexandre O. Philippe’s film is said to be the definitive zombie culture documentary, from the makers... Read More
FILM: Under the Skin (dir. Jonathan Glazer) Critics who saw it at the Venice Film Festival thought it either ‘laughably bad’ or a ‘masterpiece’. This week you get the chance… Continue reading The post Culture House Pick of the Week appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
Evan Dickson continues his coverage from the SXSW Film Festival, now taking place in Austin, Texas. In between chowing down on some of the best BBQ in the world, Dickson is catching world premiere screenings of all of this year’s hottest genre films. Next up... Read More
The Tribeca Film Festival announced last week its feature film selections in the Midnight Screenings sections. One of said films is the crazy hyped Zombeavers, which is a straight-faced horror comedy that’s NOT like Sharknado. Directed by Jordan Rubin, Zombeavers follows a rampage of killer... Read More
At the South by Southwest film festival, the actor and director discusses his film about a popular chef who reaches a turning point in his life.
We're especially loving Kristen Bell's beaded, tropical printed, orange, green, and pink Naeem Khan look. Hollywood relocated to Austin, Texas this weekend for the South by Southwest music and film festival, and stars like Kristen Bell...Show More Summary
A pair of well-made films with limited commercial appeal. This week is the South By Southwest (SXSW) Film Festival, and we're lucky enough to have updates from the festival every day. You can read the first one here. She's Lost Control,...Show More Summary
Marc Webb stepped briefly into the web of The Amazing Spider-Man 2 promotion while serving as a keynote speaker at the 2014 South By Southwest film festival. The director spoke at length about his superhero franchise on Saturday, and...Show More Summary
At a SXSW brunch hosted by the Austin Gay and Lesbian International Film Festival (AGLIFF), we ran into gay director Daniel Laabs whose dramatic film “Easy” is playing in the shorts program. In a video interview with Towleroad, Laabs explained...
In case you thought that SXSW Film Festival in no way applies to your life, think again ladies! I know we're all filmed-out after this intense awards season, and maybe you don't have enough energy to care about the soundbites coming from SXSW right now. Show More Summary
Jon Favreau's "Chef," which premiered at this year's South By Southwest Film Festival, is not just about chefs and food porn. It's about what happens when a creative person is forced to work within a corporate-mandated set of parameters,...Show More Summary