Notes from a random day at the 12th Chennai International Film Festival. Under normal circumstances, this would have given me an aneurysm. I walked into a film a couple of minutes late. If that wasn’t bad enough, I did not know the name of the film. I know you think I’m being overdramatic with all […]
The Museum of Modern Art celebrates filmmaker Wim Wenders (German, b. 1945) with a major career retrospective. This series is a cooperative venture with the Berlin International Film Festival?which dedicates its 2015 Homage to Wenders,...Show More Summary
The cast of Welcome Back attended a press meet at the Dubai International Film Festival and in attendance was Surveen wearing a Shift dress with earrings by Radhika Agrawal and ring from Sapphire. Wearing the floral jacquard dress with floral pumps, she finished out the look with a fishtail braid and red lips. Show More Summary
Sheila writes: I wanted to share with you all this gorgeous video celebrating Ebertfest. Shot by the talented crew at Shatterglass Studios at Ebertfest 2014, it is a 14-minute video capturing the unique vibe at the film festival, its intimacy and joy, its celebrity guests, and the beauty of the Virginia Theatre. Show More Summary
The Daily Telegraph‘s Robbie Collin recently shared all you really need to know about Grace of Monaco, a biographical drama that died an instant death as this year’s Cannes Film Festival gala opener. In his “Five Worst Films of 2014”...Show More Summary
Before traveling to Kiev, Ukraine in late October to attend the Molodist International Film Festival with my documentary Mala Mala, which focuses on transgender cultures in Puerto Rico and their fight for civil rights, several close friends and family members pleaded with me not to go. Show More Summary
Italy's Capri, Hollywood International Film Festival has named Pawel Pawlikowski's Ida as its Best Foreign Language Film. The 1960s Polish drama was shortlisted for an Oscar last week, has a Golden Globe nomination, and won five European Film Awards earlier this month. Show More Summary
Michelle Williams has been sporting a short pixie cut for years, debuting the edgy look at the New York Film Festival, in 2007, and again at the 2010 Cannes Film Festival. Photographed near her Brooklyn home on Sunday, sporting a bleached...Show More Summary
Fifty Shades of Grey books a spot at Berlin's International Film Festival - HitFix Guy Pearce's music video is superbizarre - HuffPost Entertainment 9 pivotal moments of Stefan and Caroline's relationship on TVD - BuddyTV Christopher...Show More Summary
Berlin just got a few degrees warmer. "Fifty Shades of Grey," the erotic drama based on E.L. James' massively popular S&M-themed novel, will make its international premiere at the Berlin International Film Festival, organizers announced Monday.
Mike Pereira raved about Big Game (review) when he caught the World Premiere at this past September’s Toronto International Film Festival. Said to be like a PG-13 Ambling adventure film, “The fate of the most powerful man in the world lies in the hands of a 13-year old boy. Plunged into a deadly game of […]
Mr Grey will see his first international audiences at the Berlin Film Festival in February. As a Berlinale Special Gala, Universal and Focus Features' highly-anticipated Fifty Shades Of Grey will be screened one-time only on February 11 with director Sam Taylor-Johnson and stars Dakota Johnson and Jamie Dornan in attendance. Show More Summary
Mona Iraqi, an Egyptian reporter for the pro-government Al-Qahira wal Nas channel, is a homophobe. We reported on her the other day for leading Egypt's morality police in a raid on a gay bathhouse earlier this month. It turns out...
At the press conference for Daoud Abdel Sayed's Out of the Ordinary, starring Khaled Abol Naga, Naglaa Badr and the small wonder that is Mariam Tamer at this year's DIFF it was interesting to be a minority. Overwhelmingly outnumbered as a member of the non-Arabic media, I finally got to be that proverbial fly on the wall -- of the West. Show More Summary
Just over a month after all the action kicks off in Park City, the Sundance Film Festival announced today that directors Edgar Wright and Cary Fukunaga plus Person of Interest co-creator Jonathan Nolan will be among the jury members....Show More Summary
Fox Searchlight Pictures has just released the trailer for director Rupert Goold’s True Story, starring Jonah Hill, James Franco and Felicity Jones. The film will make its debut at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival and then hit theaters on and opens in theaters April 10, 2015. Show More Summary
Jamie Chung won best actress at the Seattle International Film Festival for her portrayal of a sex-trafficking victim—?a character purportedly based on real life. Eden is a 2012 film about a suburban teenage girl kidnapped from her hometown...Show More Summary
Pictures from roughly 30 of the movies we're excited about The post Sundance Film Festival 2015: A Preview in Pictures appeared first on ComingSoon.net.
An early holiday present! I'm looking for scripts, hard. In addition to developing two features with co-writers and a few myself, I set out to find and connect with talented writers and see what they have cooking. We've set out to watch nearly every short film from 2012, 2013, and 2014 -- Cannes, Toronto, Sundance, DC Shorts, and SXSW. Show More Summary
Even before this year’s Cannes Film Festival had begun, Nuri Bilge Ceylan’s Winter Sleep was considered the odds-on favorite to win the Palme D’Or, which it ultimately did. Not bad guesswork, given that nobody had seen the film, nor any of the others in competition, yet. Show More Summary