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Silk Screen is celebrating its 13th Annual 10-day Asian American Film Festival on September 22-30, 2018 in Pittsburgh

      Silk Screen is celebrating its 13th Annual 10-day Asian American Film Festival on September 22-30, 2018 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This year's festival will showcase 25 feature-length films and 10 short films from 13 countries, including India, Japan, Indonesia, Turkey, South Korea, China, Pakistan, The Philippines, and Iran. This year, films will be screened at six venues in and around the Pittsburgh area: Harris Theater, Alumni Hall (Unive...


MAGNUS SUNDHOLM/HFPA Glenn Close   HFPA journalist Diederik van Hoogstraten met with renowned stage, film and TV actress and Golden Globe winner Glenn Closeto talks about a variety of topics, ranging from her la...

Peter Jackson's First World War film They Shall Not Grow Old to World Premiere at LFF 2018

  A special presentation of this unique film commissioned by 14-18 NOW and Imperial War Museums will take place on 16 October 2018 at BFI Southbank, with Peter Jackson in conversation.   The 62nd BFI London Film Festival in partnership with American Express® is delighted to announce that Peter Jackson’s First World War film, newly titled They Shall Not Grow Old, will be given its World Premiere as the Documentary Special Presentation at the BFI London Film Festival on...

Cult directors Harry Kümel and Philippe Mora return to Oldenburg with new projects presented at Matchbox Coproduction Lounge

Coproduction Lounge heads into its third year with an exciting line-up of developing projects to be presented at 25th Edition of this year’s Oldenburg International Film Festival. Following last year’s successful third year, the Matchbox Coproduction Lounge will be held in Oldenburg for the third time. On September 15th, the Oldenburg International Film Festival will host the event, in which filmmakers from all over the world will meet to exchange ideas and explore ...

The First Annual Montana International Film Festival today announced its main slate of over 55 films

First Annual MINT International Film Festival Announces Competition Titles, Main Slate Films Feature: Diane Lane, Helena Bonham Carter, Logan Lerman, Gérard Depardieu, Sam Upton, Mark Boone Junior, Jared Abrahamson, Kate Vernon, Kerry Condon, Cassi Thomson, Laila Ali, Rory Culkin, Brian Dennehy, David Harbour, Mary Riitano, Jenna Ciralli and more. • Event Runs September 14-16 In Billings, MT and Includes Panels, Parties, and Networking Opportunities   The First Annual ...

The Japanese Film Festival in Australia (JFF) presents a FREE classic film program from 29 September – 2 December.

      From star-crossed lovers in the Meiji era to early feminists fighting societal norms, the Japanese Film Festival (JFF) presents a FREE classic film program from 29 September – 2 December. The Festival will present a curated program: Passion & Obsession in Sydney with an abridged version in Melbourne and Canberra. Featuring works adapted from novels by celebrated authors such as Junichiro Tanizaki and Kyoka Izumi, the program showcases influential works from c...

Malaysia's FreedomFilmFest 2018: Mending The Gap Through Film

  FreedomFilmFest (FFF), Malaysia's leading international human rights documentary film festival is back and proud to announce a diverse line-up of bold and brave new films for 2018. Returning to PJ Live Arts in Petaling Jaya, this year's week-long festival (29th September - 6th October 2018) will play host to over 40 new and award winning films showcasing extraordinary talent from the very best of local, regional and international filmmakers...

Budapest Classics Film Marathon: RESTORED MASTERPIECES ON BIG SCREEN 4-9 September 2018

      Claudia Cardinale (Once Upon a Time in the West, 8 ½, The Leopard), Klaus Maria Brandauer (Mephisto, Colonel Redl, Out of Africa) and Jean-Marc Barr (The Big Blue), as well as Katinka Farago, Ingmar Bergman’s legendary – Hungarian-born – colleague, are all coming to Budapest between 4-9 September. Hungarian film classics, 4K restored by the Film Archive and Hungarian Filmlab will be screened along with masterpieces restored by other major European...

Oldenburg Honors Bruce Robinson with Retrospective

The Festival honors one of the most uncompromising writers and directors, Britain’s iconic Bruce Robinson – “The Master of his Word” “Write it, damn you, what else are you good for?” wrote James Joyce. Words that are taped to the typewriter of writer-director, Bruce Robinson, long-revered by critics as the ‘neglected genius of the British film industry’. And had he never done another film after his 1987 loosely-autobiographical deb...

Iran Children and Youth Festival unveils foreign feature films lineup

  The International Film Festival for Children and Youth has unveiled the lineup of 15 foreign feature films from 14 countries in the competition section.   The lineup of movies to take part in this section of the festival are as follows: * “Wendy” from Germany * “The Peppercorns and the Curse of the Black King” from Germany * “My Giraffe” a joint Dutch, Belgian and German production. * “The Witch Hunters” from Serbia * “T...

FIN Atlantic International Film Festival announces full festival program for event, Sept. 13 - 20 in Halifax

FIN Atlantic International Film Festival announced its full program today, featuring over 125 film screenings and a full slate of special events, to be presented over eight days in Halifax, September 13-20. "Bingeing has become the term for spending countless hours watching television but truth be told - film festivals have always been the ‘binge’”, said Wayne Carter, Executive Director. “The best way to experience the magic of a film festival is spe...

David Lynch’s MULHOLLAND DRIVE closes Film Noir au Canal’s 4th edition!

To close its successful 4th edition, Film Noir au Canal is proud to present the enigmatic Mulholland Drive (2001) by famed American director David Lynch. Starring Naomi Watts, Laura Harring, Justin Theroux and Ann Miller, the great neo-noir of the 21st century will be screened on Sunday, August 19.   Starting at 7 p.m., cinephiles are invited to visit the Square Saint-Patrick’s urban setting for this final act of the season. This will be an opportunity for the public to discove...

AOF Begins Today

Action on Film MEGAFest begins today and we've got all of the information you need. For instance if you want to see our paperless digital program with film descriptions, times, dates, promos, nominations for AOF and Hollywood Dreams just visit click here. For our Daily Screening Schedules for the Brenden Theaters, just click here.For all other information, you can find it directly on the AOF Website. For Screening Tickets please click here...

IndieFest International launches August 9th, 2018 in Malibu, California

    Join us for an evening of wine, music, and film in Malibu, California. Film Festival Flix and Rosenthal Estate Wines are excited to present IndieFest International at the Rosenthal Tasting Room in Malibu, CA on August 9, 2018. IndieFest International celebrates award-winning and standout independent films from around the world!  Take your photo on the red carpet, taste Rosenthal and Surfrider Wines, enjoy Jazz Funk music with DJ Arian Chamasmany, all while social...

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The Man Machine; Technologizing the human body and humanizing technology

Tetsuo II: Body Hammer (Shin'ya Tsukamoto JP 1992) James Whale and David Cronenberg once presented dystopian visions of the future with Frankenstein and eXistenz, but the humanization of technology now seems a given. Have we leapt over the final hurdle? Eye looks back and ahead with a programme on the fusion between man and machine and the role of high-tech and big data.           ...

A Hollywood Life tribute to Peter Bogdanovich @ Lumiere Fest

      Lumière 2018 heralds the great return of Peter Bogdanovich: a book publication and the re-release of Saint Jack by Carlotta in October, a presentation of The Great Buster, a remarkable documentary on Buster Keaton produced by Charles Cohen, and the resurrection of Orson Welles’ lost film, The Other Side of the Wind, starring Bogdanovich himself in a command performance. For all these reasons and others we detail below, and b...

The Japanese Film Festival in Australia returns this fall for the 22nd edition

     The Japanese Film Festival (JFF) returns for its 22nd year from 17 October to 2 December, with a massive national tour in Canberra, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide, Sydney and Melbourne. In 2017, more than 27,000 moviegoers attended JFF screenings nationally, enjoying the hottest new feature films direct from Japan, including cult, anime, drama, documentary and much more. With a carefully curated selection of films in each city, the 2018 Festival program will feature special in...

2018 Jewish International Film Festival in Australia set multiple dates

  The Jewish International Film Festival returns to Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Perth and Canberra this November for another spectacular year of outstanding Jewish cinema from all over the world, building on 29 years of Jewish film festivals in Australia. The Festival will also visit two new venues in 2018: Roseville Cinemas in Sydney, and Cameo Cinemas, Belgrave in Melbourne. Each year, the Jewish International Film Festival presents a truly diverse selection of films from Australia an...

WorldScene Film Festival Curated by Detainees at Cook County Jail Aug. 9

  First Festival Ever Curated by Detainees at a Major Municipal Jail Also Features Film Made By Inmates   Chicago IL/Summer- On August 9that 10:15am, the International Children’s Media Center and the Sheriff’s Anti-Violence Effort (SAVE) at the Cook County Correctional Facility, 2600 S. California, Ave., will present the WorldScene Film Festival, the first international film festival ever curated by inmates of a municipal jail, and screened in a correctional facility.&...

Seattle Transmedia & Independent Film Festival Line Up

  Now in its 13th year, True Independent serves as the only regional 501(c)3 dedicated to showcasing digital storytelling platforms. Since 2013, the organization’s mission includes incubating ambitious artists via mentorship, fiscal sponsorship and equipment loans; making it a pivotal design launch pad for emerging new media artists.  True Independent is committed to engaging film, technology, contemporary culture and design to showcase the TRANSMEDIA art for...

FICCI announces Felipe Aljure as new artistic director

  Felipe Aljure (Photo: David Rhenals and Emmanuel Upegui) The Colombian director and arts administrator Felipe Aljure is to become the artistic director of the Cartagena de Indias International Film Festival (FICCI), beginning with its fifty-ninth edition. Aljure steps into a role that has turned the festival into one of the most important in the region, first filled by Monika Wagenberg and later by Diana Bustamante, each artistic directors of the festi...

Jessica Alba and Gary Oldman join the casting for the upcoming thriller, KILLERS ANONYMOUS

  Goldfinch Studios today announced casting for its upcoming thriller, KILLERS ANONYMOUS. Oscar® and BAFTA® Award-winner Gary Oldman (Darkest Hour, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy) and Golden Globe® nominee Jessica Alba (Sin City, Fantastic 4) join the cast, which already includes Tommy Flanagan (Sons of Anarchy, Gladiator), Sam Hazeldine (Mechanic: Resurrection), newcomer, Rhyon Nicole Brown from the hit U.S. television series Empire, MyAnna Buring (Twilight, Ripper Street), Tim McI...

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