The British Film Institute has hired former Bafta manager Tricia Tuttle to take on the newly created role of deputy head of festivals. Tuttle will be responsible for delivering the annual programs…
Steven Soderbergh, Jane Campion, Olivier Assayas, Lena Dunham, Agnieszka Holland and Ray McKinnon are all filmmakers who owe their careers to early film festival support, and it comes as no surprise…
While both festivals enjoy the sunny weather of the fall schedule, they offer the festivalgoer entirely different experiences.
ROME – Venice topper Alberto Barbera has unveiled a rich mix of name auteurs and newcomers, crowdpleasers and esoteric pics, with U.S. and U.K. titles playing prominently, in his lineup for the 70th…
By welcoming Internet series, Taormina is putting itself at the forefront of international fests showcasing Web-based or cross-platform content alongside titles made for theatrical. Last year…
With B.O. rising by nearly 30% every year, small wonder that China's film festivals are attracting more attention, and with that attention, competition.
Venice follows Tribeca and Rotterdam in planting a flag in the virtual universe streaming pics on Cinando
Gus Van Sant recieved the Stockholm Visionary Award on Saturday by actress Holly Hunter and actor Stellan Skarsgård. The applause filled Skandia Theatre after an inspiring Face2Face moderated by…
2010 Whistler Film Festival Announces Lineup Including 56 Premieres10th Anniversary features top International and Canadian filmmakers Whistler, B.C. – The Whistler Film Festival (December 1–5, 2010)…
Participants of the "Variety Critics' Choice: Europe Now!" programme were introduced at the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival on Monday. The 13th edition of this popular sidebar featured…