Back to Sundance we go for another year of discovery. What's on the line-up this year? Out of the 120+ films showing at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival, I've chosen 10 that I'm looking forward to seeing the most. To keep things well balanced, I've chosen 5 feature films and 5 documentaries from the line-up. Show More Summary
A forest, a symbol, a dream of humanity. Fire up this fantastic French sci-fi short film titled The Edge, from director Simon Saulnier. After playing at film festivals throughout 2015 and 2016, the short has finally arrived online. The...Show More Summary
The psychedelic UK beatmaker Paul White produced the lion's share of Danny Brown's Atrocity Exhibition, and he also recently teamed up with Open Mike Eagle for the collaborative album Hella Personal Film Festival. And now, as FACT points out, White has just shared a full half-hour of his own warped and woozy instrumentals, posting his…
In Australian director Damien Power’s Killing Ground, having its international premiere at the upcoming Sundance Film Festival, Ian and Samantha arrive at an isolated campsite to find an SUV and a tent—with no sign of the occupants. The discovery of a distressed child wandering in the woods unleashes a terrifying chain of events that will […]
As Cannes gears up for its 70th edition this year, former Canal Plus chief Pierre Lescure has been unanimously re-elected as the fest's President for a new three-year term. Lescure was first named President in 2014 and the new term will see him cover the period from 2018 to 2020. Show More Summary
Even though the Sundance Film Festival’s midnight lineup is already brimming with goodies, the massive fest also has a handful of other genre pics sprinkled throughout their sections. Hailing out of Australia is Cate Shortland’s Berlin Syndrome, which will screen as part of the World Cinema Dramatic Competition. Penned by Shaun Grant, a passionate holiday […]
After screening at next the Sundance Film Festival, writer/director Julia Ducournau’s award-winning psychological horror thriller Raw will open in select cities on Friday, March 10th, 2017; following the movie’s theatrical run, the title will be on digital platforms months later, in the summer. Show More Summary
Leslie Mann poses with co-star Robert De Niro at the screening of their film The Comedian at the closing night of the Palm Springs International Film Festival on Sunday night (January 15) in Palm Springs, Calif. The 44-year-old actress looked pretty in a red dress for the screening of her new film. PHOTOS: Check out [...]
Ezra Edelman’s O.J.: Made in America documentary was a crowning achievement for ESPN Films and its 30 for 30 series. The film drew wide acclaim, beginning with its debut at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival, a brief theatrical run in New York and Los Angeles, and its broadcast on ABC and ESPN in June. Show More Summary
Toni Erdmann was named Best Foreign Film at the 28th Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival. The prize was one of the juried award winners revealed at a luncheon today, with narrative feature and documentary to be announcedShow More Summary
Long time actor Bill Watterson has made his directorial debut on Dave Made a Maze, which will have its World Premiere in competition at the upcoming Slamdance Film Festival, which takes place at the Treasure Mountain Inn in Park City, Utah, from Jan. 20 to Jan. 26. In the film, Dave builds a fort in his living room and […]
A 16-year tradition in Canada has become a touring festival encompassing features, short films and student projects.
The Beijing International Film Festival has selected the Netflix documentary The Ivory Game as part of its 2017 lineup. The move comes as China has recently decided to end the ivory trade in the country by the end of the year – a move that will go a long way toward preventing the extinction of … Continue reading Beijing Film Festival Selects Netflix Doc The Ivory Game ! ?
As if to make it real, Netflix’s documentary The Ivory Game has been selected as an official selection at the state-run 2017 Beijing International Film Festival, just over two weeks after China’s vow to ban the ivory trade by the end of 2017. “On December 30, we received the amazing and historic news, that China will ban ivory. Show More Summary
BEIJING INTL. FILM FESTIVAL SELECTS NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY “THE IVORY GAME” LOS ANGELES, CA, Jan. 13, 2017 – Netflix announced today that the Beijing International Film Festival has made the elephant conservation documentary “The Ivory Game” an official selection. Show More Summary
"The city takes you in as quick as it spits you out." A trailer has debuted for one of our most anticipated films premiering at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival starting next week. It's a film titled Pop Aye, from writer/director Kristen Tan, about a man in Thailand who finds his long lost elephant and takes him on a journey home across the country. Show More Summary
“Snatchers”, a high school adventure story about friendship, self-worth, and aliens, is set to premiere at the upcoming Sundance Film Festival in the Midnight Episodic Showcase. Created and written by Stephen Cedars, Benji Kleiman, and Scott Yacyshy,we now have new images and a clip from the new eight-episode teen horror-comedy series starring Mary Nepi, Gabrielle […]
EXCLUSIVE: Netflix’s elephant conservation documentary, The Ivory Game, has secured an official selection slot at the 2017 Beijing International Film Festival. The state-run event's selection comes on the heels of China's recent decision to ban the ivory trade by the end of 2017. Show More Summary
EXCLUSIVE: Former RADiUS principal Tom Quinn and Alamo Drafthouse’s Tim league have solidified their next move just in time for the Sundance Film Festival. The duo has christened their new distribution company Neon, and they will now...Show More Summary
During last year's Toronto Film Festival, horror movie Raw distressed some viewers so much that they had to call in the paramedics to treat them.