The third round of the 2017 Racer X Amateur Film Festival presented by MotoSport, WASpcam, and Yamalube, has been finalized.
by Joule Zelman "The whole earth is our hospital endowed by the ruined millionaire..." Scarred Hearts A young man in a dapper straw boater and his doting father alight from a horse-drawn carriage at a seaside sanatorium. He’s examined by a bluff, bearded doctor who smokes while palpating the abdomen. Show More Summary
When writer-director Dee Rees debuted Mudbound at this year’s Sundance Film Festival in January, it came as a welcome shock to those of us who’d fallen in love with her tiny, intimate debut feature, Pariah, in 2011 — it was just such a leap of scope and ambition. With Pariah, ... More »
Australia’s Katie Homewood takes on Hungary’s Adam Vidovics.
Last year, The A.V. Club covered a little festival in Chicago called Bruce Campbell’s Horror Film Festival. This year, that same festival re-appeared in greatly expanded form as Cinepocalypse, and we partnered with the organizers as one of the festival’s media sponsors. We were on the scene for the entire week—as much… Read more...
EXCLUSIVE: Pat Mills, who directed the comedy Don’t Talk to Irene, which debuted in Toronto this year and won the Austin Film Festival’s Comedy Vanguard Award last month, has signed with Verve. The coming-of-age comedy is about a young, overweight girl who wants to become a cheerleader. Show More Summary
Rhian's time at the Iris Film Festival has come to an end. :( She shares the final reviews of fantastic full-length films from the festival. The post Iris Film Festival: Feature Films appeared first on Rogues Portal.
Plenty of theatre, festivals and sport to entertain you this weekend. Improvention is on at the Street Theatre, the Design Canberra and SpringOUT festivals continue, and the Iranian Film Festival is on at the National Film and Sound Archive. Women’s Big Bash cricket comes to the Manuka Oval as Australia takes on England in two […]
Former US vice president Al Gore delivers his speech during the closing ceremony of the Tokyo International Film Festival in Tokyo on November 3, 2017. Al Gore’s new movie ‘An Inconvenient Sequel’ is, in some ways, similar to his groundbreaking Inconvenient Truth project, but different in other ways. First, it gives some of the science of climate change.
Last year at this time, strong and obvious Best Picture Oscar contenders had emerged from the so-called Fall trifecta of film festivals at Venice, Telluride and Toronto. Movies like La La Land and Moonlight, Hidden Figures, Hacksaw Ridge and Arrival all staked their claim to a spot with their debuts and key fest exposure. Show More Summary
Walking along the Los Cabos Film Festival’s sixth opening gala, the shadows of a teeming red carpet press corps grapple for position as grayscale titans on a building across a desert field from the Pabellón Cultural de la República. Spectacle and reality jockey for position just as aggressively during the festival. Show More Summary
At the International Children’s Film Festival in Hyderabad a few days ago, Dia was seen in a white Kanelle sari and blouse complete with flowers in her hair that picking up on the embroidery on the sari. She looked lovely. Dia MirzaShow More Summary
Marfa Myths, the annual music, visual art, and film festival founded in 2014 by the Brooklyn indie label Mexican Summer and the nonprofit arts foundation Ballroom Marfa, is returning to west Texas for its fifth year in the spring. The lineup boasts Wire, Ryley Walker, Jessica Pratt, the Weather Station, Connan Mockasin and Ade Mockasin,…
What's up next on the film festival tour? My next stop is at IDFA in Amsterdam in the Netherlands, in full known as International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam. This is another film festival I've heard about for years, and I'm finally attending it for the first time. Show More Summary
Gary Oldman, most certainly in the awards-season mix with his starring role as Winston Churchill in Focus Features’ Darkest Hour, will be this year’s recipient of the Maltin Modern Master Award at the Santa Barbara Film Festival. The...Show More Summary
EXCLUSIVE: Ava DuVernay, a recent Emmy-winner for her Netflix documentary 13th, has been tapped as an honoree at the 2018 American Black Film Festival Honors. ABFF Ventures announced today that The Queen Sugar and Selma helm will receive...Show More Summary
Matt writes: The twentieth anniversary of Ebertfest, the film festival co-founded by Pulitzer Prize-winning critic Roger Ebert and his wife Chaz Ebert at the University of Illinois, College of Media, is slated to run from Wednesday, April 18th, through Sunday, April 22nd, next year. Show More Summary
Gregg Sulkin suits up sharp while attending the festival gala at the Napa Valley Film Festival on Sunday (November 12) in Napa Valley, Calif. The 25-year-old actor was joined by Pierce Brosnan, Judy Greer, Austin Stowell, Haley Joel Osment, and Mackenzie Davis. The day before, Gregg and Austin were joined by Odeya Rush, Ana de [...]
Director Spike Lee asked the audience at the Virginia Film Festival to observe a moment of silence to remember the Charlottesville woman killed after a car plowed through a group … Click to Continue »
"What's wrong... you can't breathe underwater?" Refinery29 has debuted the online version of Kristen Stewart's acclaimed new short film titled Come Swim, which played at the Sundance and Cannes Film Festivals this year. There was big...Show More Summary