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Recently closed theatre to have encore as Festival venue
The Seattle International Film Festival (SIFF) announced today that the recently closed Harvard Exit Theatre on Capitol Hill will open its doors again as a venue for this year's Festival (May 14 - June 7, 2015).
The Harvard Exit Theatre, located at 807 East Roy Street on a leafy corner off Broadway, has been a venue for SIFF's annual Festival for 26 years, beginning in...
Fantasporto is back for its 35th edition. For a week containing 173 films from 28 countries the city of Porto was the world capital of all things horror and fantasy in the world of film, with audiences packing into the Rivoli and other cinemas in this port city in the north of Portugal.
This year’s big winner came from Hungary, grabbing the festival’s top prize.
“Liza, the Fox Fairy” by Károly Ujj Mészáros is a delicious comedy that had ...
MANIFF is pleased to announce that the Manchester worker bee is to be its official emblem.
The symbol of the bee was used to portray Mancunians’ hard working ethos during the industrial revolution, in the 19th century.
The winner of the best film of the 2015 festival will be the first to receive the annual Golden Bee award. Other categories that include best screenplay, best feature, best short, and best director will receive a collection of accolades that comprise of ’ The Silver ...
XVIII Entertainment, LLC held a Meet & Greet Reception with Writer/Producer/Actor, PHIL PITZER, of the must-see film for 2015, “EASY RIDER 2: THE RIDE BACK”, February 8, 2015 at 3:00 pm at the XVIII ENT Booth.
Phil Pitzer has an incredible history, ranging from the practice of law, rising to the rank of Captain in Military Intelligence to fulfilling a dream to create a sequel to the infamous movie, “Easy Rider”.
Ottawa's Cellar Door Film Festival celebrates Women in Horror Month with a special Friday the 13th screening of Dys-. Dys-, directed by Montreal's Maude Michaud, is the first Audience Award winner for Best Feature Film at the Cellar Door Film Festival and CDFF can't wait to hit audiences with a second shot of Michaud's bold, raw vision. The film screened to an engaged audience back when Michaud joined the festival for its inaugural edition in 2014.
The feature ...
At the start of this year’s festival, the Berlinale Social Hub was introduced on the web for the first time. Within only few days, it had collected an overwhelming amount of personal impressions and presented them in a way festival fans and guests had not yet seen. On moments.berlinale.de, fan content, star tweets, sneak peaks behind the scenes and official festival coverage all melt into one. Berlinale Moments focuses the diversity of social media under one hashtag - #BerlinaleMom...
The IMZ is hosting AVANT PREMIÈRE MUSIC + MEDIA MARKET BERLIN once again (10-13 Feb 2015), the international trade fair for performing arts films. In cooperation with Berlinale Talents and the European Film Market we are offering an extensive programme for over 400 international branch experts: http://www.avantpremiere.at/index.php?id=3&start=on
Celebrating the official open...
the program for the 29th TEDDY AWARD Gala at the Komische Oper Berlin has now been finalised. The evening will be led by moderator and actor Jochen Schropp.
Ingrid Caven is a singer-songwriter icon, “a comet passing once in a hundred years...” as the New York Times put it. Before starting her singing career in the late seventies, she had already achieved star status in European film. More than just lifelong friendship tied her to Rainer Werner Fassbinder, who would have turned 7...
In 2015, audience favourite Berlinale Goes Kiez will go on tour once again: the Flying Red Carpet will stop at seven cinemas in Berlin, bringing the Berlinale out into the city.
Every night from February 7 - 13, 2015, one local cinema will act as an additional festival venue and present selected films from the Berlinale programme. Each Kiez-Kino will be introduced by a prominent personality in filmmaking, acting as a cinema patron by supporting the cultural contributions of their favour...
Performances by Common, Erykah Badu, Aloe Blacc, Kate Davis and Andra Day
2015 Sundance Film Festival’s ‘A Celebration of Music in Film’ concert on January 25 offered a tribute to jazz icon Nina Simone, who is the subject of What Happened, Miss Simone?, from director Liz Garbus and making its world premiere in the Festival’s Documentary Premieres section. Performing at the event will be Common, Erykah Badu, Aloe Blacc, Kate Davis, Andra Day and Al Schackman, Sim...
EXHIBITION OF 50 FILM POSTERS BY DESIGNER COUPLE MARGRIT AND PETER SICKERT AT HAUS DER BERLINER FESTSPIELE
The Berlin International Film Festival will exhibit 50 selected film posters by graphic design artists Margrit and Peter Sickert at Haus der Berliner Festspiele.
© Wim Wenders Stiftung
Film poster for Der Amerikanische Freund (The American Friend) created by Margrit and Peter Sickert
"For decades, the first vis...
PARK CITY – CreativeFuture and HP are partnering at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival on a series of panels and workshops at The Sundance House Presented by HP, reflecting a shared commitment to technology that empowers artists to bring groundbreaking storytelling to audiences.
CreativeFuture is also presenting the inaugural Horizon Award, along with co-sponsors The Black List, The Creative Mind Group, Indiegogo, The Sundance Institute, Twitter, Vimeo, and Women in F...