1Athens Video Art Festival 2014
2 – 5 October | Technopolis, City of Athens
The 10th International Festival of Digital Arts and New Media, Athens Video Art Festival 2014, is perfecting the “plexus” of its content and for another year getting ready to cross the doors of “Technolopolis” of the City of Athens, from next Thursday, October 2 to Sunday October 5.
The schedule of this year’s upcoming 4-day art, technol...
The Montclair Film Festival today announced that Stephen Colbert will host an evening with his longtime friend Steve Carell on stage at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) in downtown Newark, NJ on Friday, November 21, 2014 at 8:00 PM. A Conversation With Stephen Colbert and Steve Carell, held in support of the Montclair Film Festival, New Jersey’s leading non-profit film organization, will feature the pair in an on-stage conversation, bringing these two comedy lege...
A Tribute to Academy Animation, LAIKA Studios workshop featuring The Boxtrolls, the fourth annual Tribute to French Film, the return of the popular "Flick or Treat" Halloween program, special events, workshops, and much more are set to enrich young movie lover's imaginations at this year's movie festival for kids.
At a public event this morning for parents a...
“Whiplash” was screened to a sophisticated audience at Alice Tully Hall as part of the prestigious New York Film Festival this past Sunday night, and received a standing ovation. Many cinephiles may have been lucky enough to have already viewed the film at Sundance and/or Cannes, 2014.
Terence Fletcher, played by actor, J.K. Simmons, is a jazz conductor, who makes the nuns who used to hit their students with measuring rulers when they misbehaved in Catholic schools during...
Jury composed of Wang BING President, Shaina ANAND, Dora GARCIA, Andrea LISSONI and Manuel MOZOS.
GRAND PRIX OF THE INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION Awarded by the International Competition Jury.
OUR TERRIBLE COUNTRY
Mohammed Ali Atassi & Ziad Homsi - Syrie / Liban, 2014, 85’
Eduardo Williams - France, 2014, 28’
Winners were announced Sunday, September 28 during ttff/14 Awards Ceremony at the Central Bank Auditorium, Port Of Spain.
BEST NARRATIVE FEATURE:
BEHAVIOUR | Ernesto Daranas Serrano | Cuba
SENSEI REDEMPTION | German Gruber | Curaçao
BEST DOCUMENTARY FEATURE:
YOU AND ME | Natalia Cabral & Oriol Estrada&...
by Quendrith Johnson, Los Angeles Correspondent
We’ve seen the beheadings, most recently of the French hostage by ISIS, and now with planes in the air, the why’s, what’s and how’s seem moot in comparison to the spectacle of torture videos, brazen threats against the West, and general fear-mongering.
But Vincent Bugliosi, whose documentary The Prosecution of an American President will be out on Oct. 7, is not afraid to ask the tough questions.
This is a ...
Grand Jury Award for Best Documentary Feature AND Best of Festival
Here’s a look at the 2014 GIFF Grand Jury panel:
TOM BRILSIN, Ph.D
Associate Dean of the College of Arts and Humanities at University of Hawai’i, Professor Brislin’s broad media career began on Guam. He received his Master of Fine Arts degree and Ph.D in Mass Communications and film at Ohio State University. His specialty areas include indigenous Film, Media ...
Ricky Rijneke’s feature debut SILENT ONES in the International Screenings section of the Holland Film Meeting.
The film tells the story of a young Hungarian woman (Orsi Tóth) whose little brother Isti has disappeared without a trace. She leaves aboard a cargo ship heading to Western Europe to keep her promise to him. The journey turns into a surreal trip along the fragile edge of life and death.
SILENT ONES premiered Competition at the International Film Festival Ro...