The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced that the field of Documentary Short Subject contenders for the 89th Academy Awards® has been narrowed to 10 films, of which 5 will earn Oscar nominations.
The critically-lauded coming-of-age drama “Moonlight,” is the official closing night film and one of the top finalists for the 2016 Twin Cities Film Fest awards.
The 2016 NewFest, New York’s LGBT Film Festival, concluded its 28th anniversary year with a sold-out screening of So Yong Kim’s LOVESONG starring Riley Keough and Jena Malone.
Halloween might not be your thing. That’s cool. Razor-laden apples. Knife-wielding clowns. Butterfingers. There’s a lot to be scared of out there, and if Hostage to the Devil doesn’t sound like your idea of a good time, here are five new documentaries that might offer some respite from the spookiest week […]
In cinemas around the world on November 28, I AM BOLT will give audiences a unique portrait of the world’s fastest man, Usain Bolt.
It’s Election Time!! Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival to Host Socio-Political Comedy, CHIEF ZABU
On the eve of the Presidential election, the 31st Annual Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival (FLiFF) aptly presents the East Coast Premiere of the audacious socio-political comedy, Chief Zabu.
The discovery and preservation of silent films, especially those that are considered “lost” or destroyed, is a lifelong pursuit for some of the world’s most dedicated movie buffs.
With global attention on cyber warfare intensifying in recent weeks thanks to the latest WikiLeaks email releases, Russian hack attacks, and with less than two weeks until the U.S. presidential election, Showtime today announced it has accelerated the world television premiere date of ZERO DAYS to Saturday, November 5
JACKIE and Sneak Preview of TRUE MEMOIRS OF AN INTERNATIONAL ASSASSIN Added to Virginia Film Festival
Jackie, starring Natalie Portman, and a special sneak preview of True Memoirs of an International Assassin from Charlottesville native Jeff Wadlow has been added to the Virginia Film Festival film lineup.
Film Independent, the non-profit arts organization that produces the Spirit Awards and LA Film Festival, announced the producers selected for its 16th annual Producing Lab.
Andy Ostroy, the husband of director Adrienne Shelly, whose life was tragically cut short in 2006, spoke out against the right-wing attempts to use his wife’s brutal murder to aid their anti-immigration campaign in an opinion piece for The New York Times
The World Premiere of the CG-animated film MOANA (DIRS Ron Clements, John Musker) will play in the Special Screenings section of AFI FEST 2016 presented by Audi
The European Film Academy today announced the nominations in the categories EUROPEAN ANIMATED FEATURE FILM 2016 and EUROPEAN COMEDY 2016.
Maria Schrader’s critically acclaimed Stefan Zweig: Farewell to Europe that World Premiered at the Locarno Film Festival will be released in the European Nordic market and the Baltics by Edge Entertainment.
Oscar winner Matthew McConaughey, will receive the Caldwell Vineyards Maverick Actor Tribute, for his outstanding contributions to the art of acting and cinematic storytelling at the upcoming sixth annual Napa Valley Film Festival (NVFF).
Meryl Streep attended the opening night of the 29th Tokyo International Film Festival (TIFF) to represent Opening Film, Florence Foster Jenkins. The festival runs October 25 to November 3, 2016 in Tokyo.
Kerry Film Festival, an internationally recognised Irish Short Film Festival in the picturesque town of Killarney, Co. Kerry in the south west of Ireland, closed on Sunday night after five days of short film, feature film and film industry events.
The 11th Seattle South Asian Film Festival (SSAFF) closed Sunday with a screening of the tender comedic drama WAITING (2015) from Indian director Anu Menon
The inaugural Oregon Filmmaker’s Residency Award for 2016 was awarded to Cambria Matlow to write a feature length narrative script for a feminist environmental fable set in the desert during the Rogue River War (1855-56) in Southern Oregon.
From executive producer Leonardo DiCaprio, The Ivory Game is an epic documentary feature that goes undercover into the dark and sinister underbelly of ivory trafficking.
2016 Dubai International Film Festival to Premiere Vibrant Array of Cinematic Shorts from the Gulf Region
The Muhr Gulf Short category is once again returning to the Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) to provide a supporting platform for filmmakers from the region.
The 2016 Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) unveiled the first wave of eclectic films, including multiple world premieres, for the renowned Muhr Feature program.
Largely responsible for the explosion of bold American television in the 1970s, writer/producer Norman Lear’s name is synonymous with the sitcom.
Ahead of the 29th Tokyo International Film Festival (TIFF) opening events on Tuesday, October 25 , Oscar-winning star Meryl Streep attended a press conference for this year’s Opening Film, Florence Foster Jenkins on Monday, October 24.