Actress Laura Dern who plays a compassionate but tough divorce lawyer in Noah Baumbach’s Marriage Story will receive this year’s Mind the Gap Actor of the Year Award at Mill Valley Film Festival.
Author: The JT LeRoy Story (2018)
NAME OF FILM: AUTHOR: THE JT LEROY STORY
DIRECTOR(S): Jeff Feuerzeig
GENRE: Documentary Film
SYNOPSIS: As the definitive look inside the mysterious case of 16-year-old literary sensation JT LeRoy—a creature so perfect for his time that if he didn’t exist, someone would have had to invent him—this is the strangest story about story ever told.
The Writers Guild of America (WGA) today announced the nominations for Original, Adapted and Documentary screenplays for the 2017 WGA Awards, set to take place in simultaneous ceremonies in New York and Los Angeles on February 19.
I Am Not Your Negro, Raoul Peck’s portrait of writer & civil rights leader James Baldwin, and OJ: Made in America, Ezra Edelman’s epic telling of race and the judicial system in Los Angeles, led the nominations for the 2017 Cinema Eye Honors
One hundred forty-five features have been submitted for consideration in the Documentary Feature category for the 89th Academy Awards.
200 films from 70 countries will be screened during the 27th edition of the Stockholm International Film Festival taking place November 9 to 20, 2016.
Cinema Eye today announced their annual list of The Unforgettables – this year’s most notable and significant nonfiction film subjects.
Hamptons International Film Festival SummerDocs to Feature AUTHOR: THE JT LEROY STORY, BETTING ON ZERO, A PERFECT CANDIDATE
The Hamptons International Film Festival (HIFF) SummerDocs series returns for the eighth year from July 9th to August 27th; opening with AUTHOR: THE JT LEROY STORY, followed by BETTING ON ZERO and close with A PERFECT CANDIDATE.
Little Men and Author: The JT LeRoy Story have been added to the film lineup for the Rooftop Films 20th Annual Summer Series, taking place from May 20th to August 20th in various locations across New York City.
The Oak Cliff Film Festival announced the full schedule for the 5th edition of the festival, taking place on June 16 to 19, 2016, in the Oak Cliff area of Dallas.
The 2016 BAMcinemaFest, taking place June 15 to 26, 2016 in Brooklyn, announced its full lineup. The 8th edition of the festival will open with the NY Premiere of Little Men directed by Ira Sachs, and close with the NY Premiere of Dark Night directed by Tim Sutton.
The 2016 Provincetown International Film Festival (PIFF) announced its lineup of Opening and Closing night films, spotlight selections, special screenings and narrative and documentary features for its 18th edition, running June 15-19, in Provincetown, MA.
Sundance Film Festival: London 2016, will feature eleven UK feature film premieres direct from this year’s Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah, along with a program of 15 shorts, including a strand dedicated to UK shorts.