Santa Fe Independent Film Festival celebrated its 11th year and at closing Lost Bayou received the Jury Award for Best Narrative Feature, and Ernie & Joe for Best Documentary Feature.
Nothing Fancy: Diana Kennedy (2018)
NAME OF FILM: NOTHING FANCY: DIANA KENNEDY
DIRECTOR(S): Elizabeth Carroll
STARRING: Gabriela Camara, Diana Kennedy, Alice Waters
GENRE: Documentary Film
SYNOPSIS: A total legend—the “Indiana Jones of food” as one chef puts it—her life’s devotion has been to preserve authentic Mexican cuisine, work that has garnered her awards, including an Order of the Aztec Eagle from Mexico. Now in her 90s, she continues to drive around, put together recipes, and rant against the gentrification of indigenous food (like how garlic-obsessed Americans keep shamefully putting it into their guac).
DOC NYC, documentary festival, announced the tenth anniversary edition lineup of 136 over 300 documentary films making this landmark year DOC NYC’s biggest edition yet.
Napa Valley Film Festival returns this fall for the ninth edition, opening with Just Mercy, a powerful true story, starring Michael B. Jordan, Brie Larson and Jamie Foxx.
Destin Daniel Cretton’s JUST MERCY starring Michael B. Jordan will open the 28th Philadelphia Film Festival, with the outlandish mystery film, KNIVES OUT closing the festival.
Shia LaBeouf’s HONEY BOY and Scarlett Johansson’s MARRIAGE STORY Bookend Woodstock Film Festival 20th Anniversary Lineup
The Woodstock Film Festival will celebrate its landmark 20th Anniversary with more than 50 feature films from around the world; opening with Honey Boy, and closing with Marriage Story.
The 2019 Award winners of the 26th SXSW Film Festival Awards were announced at the historic Paramount Theatre with the top prizes going to Alice directed by Josephine Mackerras and For Sama directed by Waad al-Kateab, Edward Watts.
South by Southwest® (SXSW) Film Festival announced the features and episodic premieres lineup for the 26th edition of the Film Festival.