Flee took the top prize at the 15th Cinema Eye Honors, winning the award for Outstanding Achievement in Nonfiction Filmmaking.
The Velvet Underground
The Power of the Dog wins six awards, including narrative film, director, actor, supporting actor.
Apichatpong Weerasethakul’s Memoria starring Tilda Swinton, took the top spot among films released in 2021 on Film Comment’s annual end-of-year survey.
Flee and Summer of Soul (…Or, When the Revolution Could Not Be Televised) lead nominations for 2022 Cinema Eye Honors.
SCAD Savannah Film Festival kicks off with the opening-night Gala Screening of Belfast, directed by Kenneth Branagh.
Mike Mills’ C’mon C’mon, starring Joaquin Phoenix will screen as the Centerpiece film of Mill Valley Film Festival.
New York Film Festival Partners with Local Arthouse Theaters – Anthology Film Archives, BAM, Maysles
NYFF is partnering with Anthology Film Archives (East Village), BAM (Brooklyn Academy of Music) (Fort Greene, Brooklyn), Jacob Burns Film Center (Pleasantville, Westchester), and Maysles Documentary Center (Harlem).
The festival closes with The Electrical Life of Louis Wain, the heartbreaking and touching biographical story of British artist Louis Wain.
The Velvet Underground Trailer. Todd Haynes’ Documentary Profiles One of Rock ’n’ Roll’s Revered Bands
The Velvet Underground documentary opens in theaters and on Apple TV+ on October 15.
“We are particularly pleased to be able to announce a first major Hollywood production, Wes Anderson’s film The French Dispatch, which will screen as this year’s Closing Film.”
The Perlak program of San Sebastian Festival will close with The Velvet Underground, Todd Haynes’ documentary on the famous rock band.