The fifth annual N.Y.-based Urbanworld Film Festival has named the winners of its film and screenplay competition. The fest kicked off Aug. 1 and runs through Sunday.
Markets & Festivals
There is a shortage of big-name international directors competing at this year's Montreal World Film Festival, and there isn't a major studio pic in sight, in or out of Competition.
Veteran American independent filmmaker Jon Jost has appealed to Venice Intl. Film Festival director Alberto Barbera to withdraw Portuguese entry "Agua e Sal" (Water and Salt) on the grounds that it…
Austria's Ulrich Seidl will be the subject of this year's Director's Spotlight at the 26th annual Toronto Intl. Film Festival, which unspools Sept. 6-15.
Two Indian films are screening at the Locarno Film Festival presently unspooling in Switzerland. Biju Viswanath's two-hander "Deja Vu" airs in the Filmmakers of the Present category, while Aamir…
The Woodstock Film Festival will open this year with the U.S. premiere of Ethan Hawke's feature directorial debut "Chelsea Walls."
The Urbanworld Film Festival kicked off its fifth edition Wednesday at Loews Theater with the premiere of "Lockdown."
The seventh annual Palm Springs Intl. Festival of Short Films has announced a roster of roughly 280 films, culled from more than 1,200 entries worldwide. Selection includes 44 U.S. and 75 world…
Midwinter is film festival season Down Under, where the 10th Brisbane Intl. Film Festival unspooled "La Spagnola" on July 26 for 740 guests at the Greater Union Hoyts Regent.
Steve Martin starrer "Novocaine," an offbeat crime thriller from David Atkins, will have its world preem as a gala at this year's Toronto Intl. Film Festival.