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Geoffrey Gilmore and Fisher Stevens Opening Keynote Speakers at Fest Forums NY

Ask filmfestivals.com to receive a unique promo discount code, exclusive to our readers! New York Edition April 27 - 28, 2016 Santa Barbara November 19 - 21, 2016 What happens when you bring immensely talented actor/director/Academy Award winning producer Fisher Stevens together with the always brilliant Geoffrey Gilmore, former head honcho aka Chief Creative Officer of Tribeca and ...

Seattle Fest to honor Anjelica Huston at this year’s 43rd edition and include the world premiere of her newest film, Trouble

One-Night-Only Event Includes On-Stage Interview and Screening               The Seattle International Film Festival (SIFF) will honor Anjelica Huston during this year’s 43r...

There is still time to get in on the action at Tribeca

This year's Tribeca Film Festival is another a great opportunity to see some great films, join some exciting discussions about movies, and even to rub shoulder with some of your favorite celebrities. Photos © Mustafa Önder   The Festival was founded by Robert De Niro, Jane Rosenthal and Craig Hatkoff in 2001 to spur the economic and cultural revitalization of lower Manhattan following the attacks on the World Trade Center. With strong roo...

America Ferrera and Maria Elena Salinas Honored at 2017 NAB Show

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– NAB Show, the world’s largest convention encompassing the convergence of media, entertainment and technology, kicked off today in Las Vegas. NAB President and CEO Gordon Smith opened the convention with his annual State of the Broadcast Industry Address, and a broad range of industry professionals led sessions dealing with the latest advances in filmmaking, television production and content creation. This year’s NAB Show runs through Thursday, April 27. In his annual address...

NAB President and CEO Gordon Smith delivered the annual NAB State of the Industry address

NAB President and CEO Gordon Smith delivered the annual NAB State of the Industry address during the 2017 NAB Show. Below is a transcript of his remarks as prepared for delivery. *** Thanks again to our friends in NASA and astronaut Peggy Whitson for that special message. Back here on Earth at the NAB Show, we are witnessing the thrilling innovations taking place in 4K UHD and Next Generation Television, along with new technologies bringing radio to every device. Indeed, the story of broad...

Panels and Workshops at 50th WorldFest Houston

MAKING A MOVIE WITH THE WRITE STUFF! Nick Nicholson Thursday, April 27th at 10:00 AM   National film critic Nick Nicholson will reveal the seemingly ever-elusive list of things to do and not to do in your film projects on topics of writing, directing, producing, distribution and all in between. Member, Broadcast Film Critics Assn., Broadcast TV Journalist Assn., SAG-AFTRA, HCC-TV & CNN Radio & Co-founder of Houston Film Critics Society. CUT TO ...

The Jury of the 70th Festival de Cannes has been announced

The Jury of the 70th Festival de Cannes © RR Under the presidency of the Spanish director, screenwriter and producer Pedro Almodóvar, the Jury for the 70thFestival de Cannes will be made up of eight key figures from the 7th Art, coming from all over the world. Four women and four men will thus help Pedro Almodóvar select from among the films in Competition. The winners will be announced on Sunday 28th May at the Closing Ceremony, following wh...

The Festival and Market Managing Team

Reza Mirkarimi Festival Director with Mehdi Yagdegari Film Market Manager. http://fajriff.com/en/ The Iranian Film Market (IFM) is one of the main sections of Fajr International Film Festival (FIFF), which is legally funded by Iran’s Cinema Organization. The 20th Iranian International Market for Films and TV programs (IFM) will take place in Tehran from April 21st to 26th, 2017. The market is trying to create a platform for promotion and distribution of family, humane and moral co...

Uma Thurman will Preside the Jury Un Certain Regard

  © V. Z. Celotto / Getty Images In a career spanning more than 20 years, the American actress has made some daring choices and enjoyed taking risks. She made her debut aged 17, in Stephen Frears’ Dangerous Liaisons and in Terry Gilliam’s The Adventures of Baron Munchausen. She became Quentin Tarantino’s muse, playing in Pulp Fiction (Palme d’or winner, 1994) and in Kill Bill (volumes 1 & 2), both present...

Festival guests and Companies attending the Fajr market

Festival Organizers are pleased to announce that well over 350 guests from 66 countries will be in attendance. Speaking to reporters, spokesperson Alireza Shojanouri said there will be appearances from 31 Asian, 23 European, and 6 African countries. At least 5 special guests from the American continent and Australia will also participate. There will be celebrity guests from 24 Muslim nations as well. Shojanouri explained that the guests come in different groups, mainly A-list directors, scre...

NYF’s International Television & Film Awards Announces Grand Jury: 2017 Jury Includes 180 Jurors, 34% Women

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New York Festivals International Television & Film Awards® competition has announced the 2017 Grand Jury.  To date, this year’s powerhouse Grand Jury of prominent international broadcast and film industry executives represents 34 countries on 6 continents. The 60+ women on the jury are directors, producers, journalists, writers, and filmmakers who are passionate about excellence and innovation. The Grand Jury panel’s stellar reputation and diverse areas of expertise acro...

New York Festivals Television & Film Awards will honor Tony Petitti

Tony Petitti, Chief Operating Officer of Major League Baseball is the 2017 New York Festivals Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient                                                             &nb...

Young Actors' Theatre Camp Goes to Cannes!

The Amazing Campers and Film Lab, led by John Ainsworth should be SO proud today! "Drifting" is one of 7 student showcase films that is NOMINATED for BEST EMERGING FILMMAKER at THE AMERICAN PAVILION at THE CANNES FILM FESTIVAL! A small group of campers will be attending the festival from May 18-27. If you have interest in joining us, please email us at info@campyatc.com and we will send you some more details.      ...

Cannes'17: Isabelle Huppert to represent the 3rd annual Women in Motion programme

Kering, official partner to the Festival de Cannes, has chosen Isabelle Huppert as the 2017 face of Women in Motion. High and Low res photo at: http://press.womeninmotion.com/accueil/ For 3 years, Women in Motion has shone a spotlight on women's contribution to cinema through a series of discussions between major figures from the film world and two Awards in celebration of talented women in film.   To mark the 70th anniversary of the Cannes International Film Festival, ...

Charlize Theron Should Definitely Add ATOMIC BLONDE To Her Dating Profile

by Quendrith Johnson, Los Angeles Correspondent We already know from THE ITALIAN JOB and MAD MAX: FURY ROAD that South African bombshell Charlize Theron can drive the hell out of any vehicle, even with deranged bikers in tow. Now Imperator Furiosa can add a few more skills to her dating profile with Universal’s July 28 release ATOMIC BLONDE. This movie is based on the Oni Press Graphic Novel Series “The Coldest City,” written by Antony Johnston and illustrated by Sam H...

Celebrities Announced for Star-Studded Sunscreen Film Festival

Robert Davi (Die Hard, Goonies) to be presented with a Lifetime Achievement Award, Joe Pantoliano will be presented with the Legacy Award. 2016's recipients were Paul Sorvino and Gary Busey.         Joe Pantoliano (Sopranos, Matrix)   ...

The Greenwich International Film Festival To Honor Renée Zellweger and Christy Turlington

  The Greenwich International Film Festival today announced the honorees for the 3rd annual Changemaker Gala, which will take place on Thursday, June 1, 2017.  The Changemaker Awards honor artists who have used their public platform and the power of film to further positive social change.  This year, Renée Zellweger and Christy Turlington Burns, will be honored for their humanitarian work with ALS and Every Mother Counts, respectively. Past honorees include Freida ...

A Conversation with Barry Levinson at Ivy Film Festival

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2017 Ivy Film Festival and The Creative Coalition present A Conversation with Barry Levinson Tonight, the Ivy Film Festival is proud to present a conversation with Barry Levinson, the Academy Award-winning director and Emmy Award-winning writer; moderated by Robin Bronk, CEO of The Creative Coalition, the premier nonprofit, nonpartisan, advocacy organization of the entertainment industry. This keynote will highlight Levinson's personal insights on turning a passion for film into a...

Sandrine Kiberlain, to preside the Caméra d'or!

Sandrine Kiberlain © Neilson Barnard / Getty Images The Festival de Cannes – now in its 70th season (17-28 May) – is delighted to announce that Sandrine Kiberlain will preside the Jury for this year’s Caméra d’or! Accompanied by her jury of industry professionals, the French actress will award a prize to a director’s first work from the Official Selection, the Directors’ Fortnight or the Semaine de la Critique. In ...

Michael Douglas Got Booted & Suited Up for TCM 2017, Like You Were There

by Quendrith Johnson, Los Angeles Correspondent While he has nothing on the elder Douglas, Golden Era Legend Kirk Douglas at almost 101 years old, TCM celebrated the life and career of Hollywood youngster Michael Douglas during a taping of "Live From the TCM Classic Film Festival" on April 8 at the famous Montalban Theatre during the eighth annual festival. Host Ben Mankiewicz said beforehand, “Michael Douglas has been part of our collective Hollywood consciousness his enti...

Aamir, Nasir, Tahir, Tariq, Mansoor, Amjad: Movies, Masti, Modernity, Flashback 9

Aamir, Nasir, Tahir, Tariq, Mansoor, Amjad: Movies, Masti, Modernity, Flashback 9 To remind you, Aamir is indeed Aamir Khan, Amjad is definitely Gabbar Singh, and the triple M above is to acknowledge that it was Akshay Manwani’s biographical book on the cinema of Nasir Hussain that got me delving into the period of about 15 years, when I interacted with the Hussain Khans (first five) and the bare Khan (last, but the most imposing personality). Actually, Mansoor did not use his middle na...

JimG, my former boss at Fox joins Paramount

CONGRATULATIONS JIM GIANOPULOS     JIM GIANOPULOS, LAGFF'S HONORARY AWARD RECIPIENT AT LAST YEAR'S ORPHEUS AWARDS   Viacom has announced that Jim Gianopulos has been appointed the new Chairman and CEO of its Paramount Pictures, effective April 3, 2017.  30 years ago or so Jimm Gianopoulos hired me to run UGC FOX Distribution, The joint Venture between french major and 20th Century Fox. I was offere the exciting challenge to build and run the new com...

Who’s Your MUMMY: Tom Cruise & Russell Crowe Bring Mummy Back

by Quendrith Johnson, Los Angeles Correspondent Oh, admit it, the team of OG Box Office Ballers Tom Cruise and Russell Crowe in Universal’s new take on THE MUMMY slated for June 9 has definite possibilities, even if Russell Crowe is a wry scale-tipper these days, mostly divining water in indie films. Plus it’s an IMAX® hair-raiser. Tom Cruise, or TC to friends, is such a hot-button actor for his off-screen activities that it’s almost like a Kevin Bacon game of interconn...

Aamir, Nasir, Tahir, Tariq, Mansoor, Amjad: Movies, Masti, Modernity, Flashback 8

Aamir, Nasir, Tahir, Tariq, Mansoor, Amjad: Movies, Masti, Modernity, Flashback 8 To remind you, Aamir is indeed Aamir Khan, Amjad is definitely Gabbar Singh, and the triple M above is to acknowledge that it was Akshay Manwani’s biographical book on the cinema of Nasir Hussain that got me delving into the period of about 15 years, when I interacted with the Hussain Khans (first five) and the bare Khan (last, but the most imposing personality). Actually, Mansoor did not use his middle na...

FEFF Campus 2017 Welcome to the Future, meet the 10 new candidates

  participants from the 2016 edition of FEFF Campus. Successful Candidates Announced: 10 young writers from Europe and Asia to gather for 19th edition of FEFF!      UDINE – Education. Inspiration. Two words that might act as a mission statement for the Far East Film Festival over the 19 years of its existence. They are also the best words to describe the motivation behind the FEFF Campus, which this year returns for its third edition and will welcome 10 aspi...
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