The leather anniversary of the Los Angeles Independent Film Festival in March was laced with heavy distribber purchasing power as the maturing fest hit its third year.
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The Palm Springs Intl. Short Film Festival runs Aug. 6-10, kicking off with a gala screening at the Annen-berg Theatre and a post-screening party with live music at Taqueria. Tix are available…
Moscow's 20th International Film Festival unspooled Saturday in the newly refurbished Rossiya Cinema in the center of the Russian capital, confounding the expectations of many who had doubted that…
Less glitz, more art, a raft of U.S. indies and an almost total dearth of big U.S. studio releases marks the lineup of the 54th Venice Intl. Film Festival (Aug. 27-Sept. 6), which was announced July…
Renee Missel, producer of such films as "Resurrection" and "Nell," has been appointed artistic director of the Santa Barbara Intl. Film Festival, it was announced Friday.
Blasting off with Fox's "Men in Black" and closing with WB's "Conspiracy Theory," the Locarno Intl. Film Festival (Aug. 6-16) announced Tuesday a silver anni lineup thick with world and international…
Michael Moore ("Roger & Me"), Donna Deitch ("Desert Hearts"), Michel Negroponte ("Jupiter's Wife") and Euzhan Palcy ("A Dry White Season") are among the filmmakers who will screen their latest works…
The sumptuous music bassist Charlie Haden has composed and recorded with his Quartet West pays allegiance to a romanticized vision of Los Angeles, the one seen in film noir and detailed in the novels…
When Jon Favreau began taking free swing-dance lessons at the Derby, little did the retro club's owner imagine that her bar would one day become indelibly linked to "Swingers," a movie that was then…