Moonlight dominated the 2016 Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards (LAFCA) winning four awards including Best Picture
The Handmaiden (Ah-ga-ssi) (2016)
NAME OF FILM: THE HANDMAIDEN
DIRECTOR(S): Chan-wook Park
STARRING: Min-hee Kim, Jung-woo Ha, Jin-Woong Cho
GENRE: Thriller Film
SYNOPSIS: A handmaiden to a Japanese heiress is plotting to defraud her until their relationship becomes more complex.
The National Board of Review has named Manchester by the Sea 2016’s Best Film of the Year, along with the organization’s other year-end honors.
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.
The Hamptons International Film Festival (HIFF) announced today its Spotlight Films, World Cinema, Shorts programs, Views from Long Island, and Special Screenings, to complete the 2016 festival lineup.
The Chicago International Film Festival unveiled the full film selections in the World Cinema and Documentary (out of competition) categories, plus the additional guests of honor.
Manchester by the Sea, American Honey Among Special Presentations Lineup at Vancouver International Film Festival
The Special Presentations at this year’s Vancouver International Film Festival (VIFF) include major festival award winners and early Oscar contenders. Kenneth Lonergan’s Manchester by the Sea will make its Vancouver debut
The Israeli black comedy One Week and a Day by Asaph Polonsky, Asghar Farhadi’s The Salesman are among the first twenty-five feature films announced for the 52nd Chicago International Film Festival.
The Calgary International Film Festival announced the Second Wave of Films screening at the 2016 festival.
South Korean director Park Chan-wook, known on this side of the globe for films OLDBOY, LADY VENGEANCE and STOKER, is back with his latest film THE HANDMAIDEN.
Toronto International Film Festival Reveals First Round of Films in Gala and Special Presentations Programs
World Premieres from filmmakers including Oliver Stone, Mira Nair, Ewan McGregor are among the first round of titles premiering in the Gala and Special Presentations programs of the 41st Toronto International Film Festival.
Eight new films and one restoration will screen as part of the 63rd Sydney Film Festival, taking place June 8 to 19, 2016 in Sydney, Australia.