The Sitges International Fantastic Film Festival will host the premiere of Jaume Balagueró’s (Sleep Tight, [REC]) ninth feature, Muse, adapted by Balagueró and Fernando Navarro himself from the novel “Lady No. 13” by Jose Carlos Somoza. Show More Summary
France has selected Robin Campillo’s “120 Beats Per Minute”, this year’s Grand Prix winner at the Cannes Film Festival, as its submission in the best foreign-language film category of the Oscars. A tribute to direct-action group ACT UP, Campill… Read The post France Picks AIDS Drama ‘120 Beats Per Minute’ for ‘Best Foreign-Language Film’ Oscar Bid appeared first on Towleroad.
This year’s Toronto International Film Festival closed Sept. 17, after screening 339 films in 11 days, with all in attendance looking towards the storied Grolsch People’s Choice Award for Oscar implications. The Grolsch People’s Choice...Show More Summary
The Mexican film industry earned international recognition last weekend when a Spanish-Mexican production called The Motive won the Special Presentations prize at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF). El autor, as the FULL STORY The post Film wins award at Toronto festival appeared first on Mexico News Daily.
"No one's ever believed its possible to live as you do." Bleecker Street has revealed another new trailer for the film Breathe, the directorial debut of Andy Serkis, which premiered at the Toronto Film Festival last week. Serkis' tells the story of Robin Cavendish, played by Andrew Garfield, and his wife Diana, played by Claire Foy. Show More Summary
EXCLUSIVE: Foxtrot, the Samuel Maoz-directed Israeli film that won Grand Jury Prize at the Venice Film Festival and was one of the most buzzed about films in Toronto, has been acquired by Sony Pictures Classics. SPC bought North American rights, just before the film today won eight Ophir Awards including Best Picture and Best Director for Maoz. Show More Summary
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Earlier this month, David Bruckner‘s new film The Ritual (read our review) premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival, where it quickly drew interest from several buyers. Not surprisingly, it hasn’t taken long for a big money deal to go down. THR reports today that Netflix has purchased The Ritual from eOne for worldwide release, excluding the […]
This year's festival was a standout, and proved there's plenty of quality heading to theaters later this year.
With the pacesetting film festivals behind us, there's no definitive front-runner.
EXCLUSIVE: Two young stars have just been signed out of this year’s Toronto International Film Festival. Jessie Buckley, who stars in the film Beast which just premiered at the TIFF and was among those named by the festival as one of the rising stars, has signed with CAA. Show More Summary
By Christopher Campbell How the Camden International Film Festival allows nonfiction fans to feel like most movie fans. The article A Peek Inside the Documentary Factory appeared first on Film School Rejects.
November might feel like a way off but here’s one event not to miss during the penultimate month of 2017. Aberystwyth in Wales pays host to horror with the annual genre film festival, Abertoir. Part of the European Fantastic Film Festivals Federation they known for their off-site cinema screenings as well as a multimedia approaches […]
If it’s been too long since you’ve had a dose of Miami Film Festival, there's good news: GEMS is returning to satiate your filmgoing needs. Now in its third year, the 2017 edition of the fest will take place from October 12 through the 15 at Miami Dade College's Tower...
Matt writes: The 2017 Toronto International Film Festival just wrapped this past weekend, and screened an enormous array of enticing titles set for release this awards season. Click here for our complete festival coverage, including dispatches from Chaz Ebert, Brian Tallerico, Tina Hassannia, Vikram Murthi and Nick Allen. Trailers Bobbi Jene (2017). Show More Summary
ASIFA-Hollywood is partnering with the new ANIMATION IS FILM festival to make discounted tickets available to our members today, before they go on sale to the public! ANIMATION IS FILM is a major animation festival taking place October 20-22, 2017 at the historic Mann’s Chinese Theater in Hollywood. The Festival will present a highly selective showcase of the best animated […]
“I’m not an artist, I’m a craftsman, and the craft is life.”—Wim Wenders, honoree at the Ebert Filmmakers Tribute lunch at the Toronto Film Festival, September 10, 2017. An intimate group of filmmakers, professionals, and fest goersShow More Summary
Walking onstage at Ryerson Theatre to introduce his new movie, “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri,” Martin McDonagh couldn’t help but remember the last time he attended the Toronto International Film Festival. “It was a ‘Midnight Madness’ screening of ‘Seven Psychopaths,’ ” the British...
Two days before the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival got under way, the news broke that Colin Trevorrow would no longer be directing “Star Wars: Episode IX,” marking the latest high-profile split between Lucasfilm and a filmmaker hired to steer one of its most closely guarded properties....