Over the years we’ve come to know Mike Tyson as many things: song and dance man, reality show star, loose cannon on radio talk shows, celebrated guest at the Sundance and Cannes film festivals, convicted rapist, et cetera, et cetera, and all that…
He was known as a collaborator and friend of Pierre Lescure, now president of the Cannes film festival. read more
Cannes Lions was born out of the Cannes Film Festival in the 1950s. And so, unsurprisingly, its origins were in narrative filmmaking—it awarded good commercials. Billboards weren't added until nearly 40 years later. And this, apparently,...Show More Summary
“Boyhood” star takes to Milan; SXSWedu accepting 2016 proposals; and two Austin filmmakers are featured in PBS's Online Film Festival. It’s this week’s Texas News Roundup. “Boyhood” Boy Becomes Male ModelAustin’s Ellar Coltrane, whom...Show More Summary
Netflix has released the first trailer for their Netflix original documentary Tig, which follows comedian Tig Notaro as she “finds life in the face of death”. The film was an official selection of the Sundance Film Festival last year, where it got mostly positive reviews. Show More Summary
EXCLUSIVE: Kiersey Clemons, who stars alongside Shameik Moore and Tony Revolori in this year’s Sundance Film Festival darling Dope, has signed with UTA. Dope won the Grand Jury prize at Sundance this winter and Rick Famuyiwa’s feature was...Show More Summary
The acclaimed Amy Winehouse documentary Amy will arrive in theatres July 3rd after generating rave reviews at the Cannes Film Festival, and in a new clip from the intimate film, witness a 14-year-old Winehouse belt out an impressive "Happy Birthday" at a friend's birthday party in 1998. This early evidence of...
Francis Ford Coppola has been named president of the 15th Marrakech Film Festival. The iconic director follows peer Martin Scorsese, who was president in 2013, and Isabelle Huppert who was president last year. "The Kingdom of Morocco...Show More Summary
The world renowned chef who is also a filmmaker, humanitarian and the host of the TV show Master Chef India, Vikas Khanna unveiled his 21st book ‘Utsav – A culinary epic of Indian festivals’ at the French Riviera in Cannes during the weekend. Show More Summary
Sometimes traveling for family business has its benefits, as I learned when I had a chance to spend a short few nights at the beautiful Sundance Mountain Resort. You know the place, it’s where the Sundance Film Festival takes place, it’s owned by actor/director Robert Redford and his family trust, and it’s one of the most beautiful spots in Utah. Show More Summary
This is my second year at the Nantucket Film Festival and this will probably be my one dispatch, mostly because I'm having too much fun to take time to write about it. Most of that has to do with the films I'm seeing. While I cover Toronto...Show More Summary
One of the best things about film festivals like Etheria Film Night in Los Angeles is that it exposes you to female-helmed from all over the world. It's great to see different countries represented, and we were particularly excited about Arantxa Echevarría's horror short, "Suddenly One Night (De Noche y De Pronto)," an entry into the festival from Spain.
Andrew Haigh has won the Best British Film award at this year’s Edinburgh Film Festival with 45 Years, about a troubled marriage. The film stars Tom Courtenay and Charlotte Rampling, who shared the award for Best Performance in a British...Show More Summary
Potemkin Steps, photographed during the Odessa International Film Festival Putting a film festival together is never an easy task. There are flight and hotel arrangements to be made, films to secure from their sales agents, celebrities to invite and locations to be booked. Show More Summary
Every hole is a goal as well as a source of artistic inspiration in Deep Dark which had a European Premiere at Sci-Fi London Film Festival in the UK. The twisted horror comedy, previously spotted at Cannes film festival market with a sharp toothed smile behind a cheeky tag line captures perfectly the pretentious art […]
Day 2 of the Kicking and Screening Soccer Film Festival in New York City provided the option of watching two films that were very different in style and content. The first option was a film called Soccer For Socrates, which … Continue reading ?
Sleeping With Other People, starring SNL vet Jason Sudeikis and Community's Alison Brie, debuted at Sundance earlier this year before making its way through the film festival circuit. Now the first trailer has debuted so the public can...Show More Summary
IFC Films won a seven-figure bidding war for the Jason Sudeikis-Alison Brie romantic comedy Sleeping With Other People at the Berlin Film Festival, following the pic’s world premiere at the Sundance Film Festival. It has set a September...Show More Summary
Fannie Ward in “The Cheat.” For the 18th year in a row, the Niles Essanay Silent Film Museum is holding their Broncho Billy Silent Film Festival in Niles’ historic 1913 Edison Theatre this weekend from Friday, June 26 to Sunday, … Continue reading ?
LOS ANGELES — When you can get Werner Herzog to narrate your indie film trailer, you definitely go with that. When you can't, well... we haff waze of making you talk. SEE ALSO: 9 things that popped at the Sundance Film Festival Mashable...Show More Summary