Pro Tools
•Register a festival or a film
Submit film to festivals Promote for free or with Promo Packages

FILMFESTIVALS | 24/7 world wide coverage

Welcome !

Enjoy the best of both worlds: Film & Festival News, exploring the best of the film festivals community.  

Launched in 1995, relentlessly connecting films to festivals, documenting and promoting festivals worldwide.

A brand new website will soon be available. Covid-19 is not helping, stay safe meanwhile.

For collaboration, editorial contributions, or publicity, please send us an email here

User login

|FRENCH VERSION|

RSS Feeds 

Martin Scorsese Masterclass in Cannes

 

Filmfestivals.com services and offers

 

woodstockff


 Woodstock Film Festival Online Dailies of the Woodstock Film Festival


feed

Friday Highlights At Woodstock Film Festival

Friday, October 13----With the fall foliage in full regalia, the town of Woodstock, nestled in the Catskill Mountains region of New York State, is in full flower (of reds, oranges and greens). The Woodstock Film Festival, which opened last evening, adds even more color as it unspools a group of provocative films.

Friday highlights have included the North American Premiere of the Canadian drama STEEL TOES, a provocative legal drama starring Academy Award nominee David Straithairn, who plays a Jewish lawyer who is chosen to defend a teenage skinhead who has killed an Indian man in a vicious hate crime. Based on the stage play by David Gow, which has been a success internationally, the film delves into the emotions behind racism and the meeting of minds between the guilt ridden lawyer and the tough and troubled youth.

David Strathairn

Screening as an East Coast Premiere is the Sundance sleeper FLANNEL PAJAMAS, directed by distributor turned filmmaker Jeff Lipsky. The film tells the truthful tale of a marriage that goes sour, despite its promising beginnings. Shot entirely in New York, and evoking relationship films from Woody Allen, Robert Benton and others, the film is being released theatrically later this year.

Two documentary films are making their East Coast premieres at the Festival. TALES OF THE RAT FINK is the story behind the legendary animator who created the anarchic character of "Rat Fink", a television staple of the 1960s, with actor John Goodman providing the voice for Ed "Big Daddy" Roth.

UNAUTHORIZED AND PROUD OF IT is the chronicle of Todd Loren, the publisher of unauthorized comic book biographies of rock stars. Among the famous faces featured in the film is proto rocker Alice Cooper.

Alice Cooper

Rock music is, of course, synonymous with the Woodstock ethos. To honor those roots, the Festival is presenting a number of live concert events. This evening, New York group The Rosewood Thieves rocked the house with their rhythmic house music.

Things are just getting started at the Woodstock Film Festival, which runs through Sunday.


Sandy Mandelberger
Festivals Editor

Links

The Bulletin Board

> The Bulletin Board Blog
> Partner festivals calling now
> Call for Entry Channel
> Film Showcase
>
 The Best for Fests

Meet our Fest Partners 

Following News

Interview for Roger Corman documentary The Pope of Pop Cinema

With Roger Corman, Myriam Brough and Bertrand Tessier

Interview with AFM Director

 

Interview with Cannes Marche du Film Director

 

Interview Red Carpet King Richard Will SMITH

 

Filmfestivals.com dailies live coverage from

> Live from India 
> Live from LA
Beyond Borders
> Locarno
> Toronto
> Venice
> San Sebastian

> AFM
> Tallinn Black Nights 
> Red Sea International Film Festival

> Palm Springs Film Festival
> Kustendorf
> Rotterdam
> Sundance
Santa Barbara Film Festival SBIFF
> Berlin / EFM 
> Fantasporto
Amdocs
Houston WorldFest 
Cannes / Marche du Film 

 

 

Useful links for the indies:

Big files transfer
> Celebrities / Headlines / News / Gossip
> Clients References
> Crowd Funding
> Deals

> Festivals Trailers Park
> Film Commissions 
> Film Schools
> Financing
> Independent Filmmaking
> Motion Picture Companies and Studios
> Movie Sites
> Movie Theatre Programs
> Music/Soundtracks 
> Posters and Collectibles
> Professional Resources
> Screenwriting
> Search Engines
> Self Distribution
> Search sites – Entertainment
> Short film
> Streaming Solutions
> Submit to festivals
> Videos, DVDs
> Web Magazines and TV

 

> Other resources

+ SUBSCRIBE to the weekly Newsletter
+ Connecting film to fest: Marketing & Promotion
Special offers and discounts
Festival Waiver service
 

User images

About woodstockff


 Woodstock Film Festival Online Dailies of the Woodstock Film Festival

United States



View my profile
Send me a message
gersbach.net