Jennifer Aniston was presented with a lifetime achievement award at the the 2016 Giffoni Film Festival, Europe’s largest film festival for children, on Saturday.
The 46th Giffoni Film Festival is coming to an end, and crowned URBAN HYMN by Michael Caton-Jones, the winner of the GENERATOR +18 Best Film, Gryphon Award.
Epic Pictures Group has released the official trailer for SPACE DOGS: ADVENTURE TO THE MOON, opening in select cities on August 26, National Dog Day. The film is the sequel to the Space Dogs 3D, which grossed over $30M worldwide.
Hema Hema: Sing Me a Song While I Wait by Khyentse Norbu will world premiere at the Locarno Film Festival as the opening night film of Open Doors Screenings 2016, a platform for talent of contemporary cinema in Bangladesh, Bhutan, Myanmar and Nepal.
Mike Birbiglia’s DON’T THINK TWICE sold out dozens of showtimes this weekend, grossing $90,126 at New York’s Landmark Sunshine.
The Lennon Report, which takes place during the moments after John Lennon was murdered in 1980, and looks at the efforts to save him after he was taken to New York’s Roosevelt Hospital, will be released in theaters on October 7 via Emerging Pictures.
2016 British Urban Film Festival Unveils Lineup; World Premieres of TO DREAM to Open, RESIDENTIAL to Close
The 2016 British Urban Film Festival begins on Wednesday September 14, with the World Premiere of “To Dream” starring Adam Deacon, Diana Vickers, Ed Hayter & Freddie Thorp, at Odeon Camden Town, directed by newcomer Nicole Albarelli.
CHICKEN PEOPLE, a documentary about the fascinating world of competitive chickens and the people who love them, has been acquired by Samuel Goldwyn Films from CMT for release in theaters in late Summer.
Junction 48, inspired by the true life story of Palestinian rapper Tamer Nafar, has been acquired by The Orchard for release in the US.
Here is an exclusive clip from HELIO directed by Teddy Cecil, and premiering in San Diego at the 2016 Comic Con Independent Film Festival.
IFP will expand the upcoming 2016 IFP Film Week to now also feature television, digital, web, VR and app-based series. Series showrunners and creators will take part in the IFP Project Forum, the only International Co-Production Market in the U.S. featuring stories for all platforms.
Kino Lorber to Release Pioneers of African-American Cinema Featuring Early, Independent African-American Filmmakers
Kino Lorber will release Pioneers of African-American Cinema, a monumental five-disc set representing the significant but long-overlooked achievements of early, independent African-American filmmakers.
Here is the official trailer for the “sex with a ghost” film LACE CRATER directed by Harrison Atkins, that premiered at the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival. LACE CRATER opens theatrically in NYC + on VOD on July 29th, and in LA on August 5th.
The 69th edition of the Festival del film Locarno will pay tribute to the dearly beloved Italian actress Stefania Sandrelli who this year celebrates her 55 years’ career and her “70th springtime”. She will receive the Leopard Club Award 2016 on the Piazza Grande, on Friday, August 5.
Actor Brian Cox and Director János Edelényi of THE CARER, Honored at Opening Night of 2016 Stony Brook Film Festival
Scottish actor, Olivier and Emmy Award star of The Carer, Brian Cox, was honored at the opening night of the 2016 Stony Brook Film Festival with the Stony Brook Film Festival Career Achievement Award; and Director János Edelényi received the Opening Night award.
Ollie Boyd’s Framed by the Love of Film has been selected as the winning design of the Poster Competition for the 52nd Chicago International Film Festival.
Bruce Campbell’s Horror Film Festival today announced the full lineup for its third annual festivities on August 18-21, in conjunction with Wizard World Chicago.
Award Winning Vaping Controversy Documentary A BILLION LIVES To Have Wisconsin North American Premiere
The award-winning documentary feature film A Billion Lives, which just won the Supreme Jury Prize and Best Director awards at the 2016 Melbourne Documentary Film Festival, will make its North American premiere at the historic Pabst Theater in Milwaukee, WI, on Saturday, August 6, 2016.
The 2016 DC African Diaspora International Film Festival (ADIFF) will celebrate its 10th Anniversary from August 19 to 21, 2016 at a new venue, the GWU Marvin Center (800 21st Street NW).
Here is the official trailer for THE LOST ARCADE, the documentary on New York City’s arcade culture, that opens theatrically in New York on August 12 at the Metrograph and VOD in September.
The Louisiana Architectural Foundation will host the 2016 Architecture & Design Film Festival (ADFF) in New Orleans, for the first time, from Thursday, August 11, to Saturday, August 13, 2016.
Actress, Director and Producer Jennifer Morrison (ABC’s Once Upon A Time) will be honored with the 2016 HollyShorts Trailblazer Award presented by Women in Film at the upcoming 12th Annual HollyShorts Film Festival.
The 12th Cinemalaya Independent Film Festival under the theme “Break the Surface” will be bigger this year as it expands its reach beyond Metro Manila to Cebu City, and will take place August 5 to 14, 2016.
Garry Marshall, director of Pretty Woman, The Princess Diaries, Georgia Rule, died on Tuesday, July 19, in Burbank, California due to complications of pneumonia after suffering a stroke. He was 81.