The world premiere of Paramount Classics' "American Rhapsody," written and directed by Eva Gardos, will open the sixth annual Nantucket Film Festival, which runs June 20-24.
Markets & Festivals
U.S. filmmaker Kate Davis' transsexual love story "Southern Comfort" took the top two prizes at the weeklong Hot Docs Intl. Documentary Festival, which wrapped Sunday.
Director Alberto Barbera plans to radically redefine the 58th Venice Intl. Film Festival in an attempt to make it more democratic by reducing the number of principal sections to two, both competitive.
"The Impossible Elephant," a Canuck film helmed by Martin Wood, was the audience favorite at the fourth annual Sprockets Toronto Intl. Film Festival for Children, which wrapped Sunday.
"Kaaterskill Falls," directed and produced by Josh Apter and Peter Olsen, received the 2001 Critics Prize at the Independent Feature Project/West Los Angeles Film Festival, which ended Saturday.
Red Crow Creations, the production studio founded by American Indian actor-singer-activist Floyd "Red Crow" Westerman, and the Eyapaha Institute have joined with UCLA American Indian Studies Center…
The Polo Ralph Lauren Columbia University Film Festival wrapped Saturday night with roughly $80,000 in prizes awarded to student filmmakers.
The Los Angeles Film Festival will host the world premiere of Edward Burns' "Sidewalks of New York" as the fest's opening-night film tonight. Event will be at the Directors Guild of America.
The world premiere of Fisher Stevens' directorial debut "Just a Kiss," starring Marisa Tomei, Kyra Sedgwick and Taye Diggs, will kick off the 6th annual Gen Art Film Festival, running May 2-8 at the…
Declan Lowney's new Irish comedy "Wild About Harry," starring Brendan Gleeson, kicks off the Miller 16th Dublin Film Festival, which runs April 20-29. Non-competitive fest will unspool 77 features…