Palm Springs International Film Festival is gearing up for its 25th anniversary celebration, January 3-13, 2014. The festival, which began in 1989, prides itself on screening the best in foreign cinema, including many of the films submitted to the Best Foreign Film category at the Oscars. With its January time slot, Palm Springs takes place at the start of award season. The the festival welcomes the biggest names in international cinema, with over 70 percent of its 135,000 attendees coming from outside the local area. But also plays host to a prestigious list of Hollywood actors and directors, most of which are [...]
The 14th annual Newport Beach Film Festival has announced its winners for best actor, best actress, best film and a variety of other categories. The festival had 350 film entries from more than 50 different countries. At least 53,000 people attended the festival, making it a record setting year.
The jury awards for best actor and best actress went to Sam Rockwell in both “A Single Shot” and “The Way, Way Back” and Diane Kruger for “Fly Me to the Moon (Un Plan Parfait).” Kruger’s film was also awarded jury prizes for best screenplay (Yoann Gromb and [...]
Film festivals are a favorite pastime of individuals who enjoy watching independent movies, and one of the most popular is the Sundance Film Festival. The 2014 event is scheduled for January, as always. Learn more about what to expect from the Sundance Film Festival right here.
Couples, individuals or families who want to attend Sundance in 2014 will need to register to buy tickets and pick the package that they want; options for festival tickets include individual passes, festival passes, and many others. The second most important step to planning [...]
Learning more about upcoming film festivals, the releases and events they have to offer and the other opportunities that movie fans may not want to miss out on can be a very rewarding undertaking. Whether you are in search of a the best festival to attend or just the news and information that will keep you informed about the latest releases, productions and other events in the entertainment world, staying up to date about this years crop of festivals may not be a concern that you can afford to overlook. With plenty of chances [...]
Film festivals are a great way to see obscure movies and hobnob with an alternative, artsy crowd. Those people attending film festivals for films, not atmosphere, might be excited to learn the Tribeca Online Film Festival brings amazing films right to the viewer.
Viewers can log on to the Tribeca Film Festival website and select movies that they feel like they might enjoy. Participants can watch short or feature-length movies, cast their vote for the best, and contact filmmakers at [...]
The Tribeca Film Festival is New York City’s most notable film festival, and the recent 2013 festival had quite a few fascinating and innovative films to watch.
The film festival, which ran from April 17-28, had a good selection of drama, comedy, documentary, animation and shorts. This increasingly popular film festival draws both locals from New York City and visitors from all over the world.
Some of the popular films featured at the 2013 TFF included Lenny Cooke, directed by Josh and Benny Safdie, a documentary about the [...]