The filmmaker behind music doc “Muscle Shoals” discusses the acclaimed feature at the Variety Screening Series.
Magnolia Pictures has acquired U.S. rights to futuristic drama “How I Live Now,” starring Saoirse Ronan and directed by Kevin Macdonald (“The Last King of Scotland”). The film was produced by Charles…
If it bleeds, it leads. So goes the mantra of myriad media outfits, websites and — yes — even film fests. But not the Maui Film Festival.
The top North American film festivals are striking while the iron is hot, beefing up industry outreach during a post-recession sales boom that burnishes their profiles and even helps filmmakers make…
Austin — For auds and buyers searching for the next "Sugar Man," there's no better place for one-stop shopping than the SXSW Film Festival, which intersects with its sister music fest midweek and…
Magnolia Pictures has acquired U.S. rights to Greg “Freddy” Camalier’s documentary “Muscle Shoals.” The movie, centered on the Muscle Shoals recording studio in Alabama, debuted at Sundance and is…
LONDON — Comedy and the contrast between practitioners on either side of the Atlantic forms a centerpiece of the second Sundance London film and music festival, which will also see a spotlight on…
Tugg, a do-it-yourself releasing platform, has announced that fans and filmmakers have screened 180 different films in over 300 different cities in the the year since it launched.
TORONTO – Gus Holwerda's "The Unbelievers" (pictured), following scientists Richard Dawkins and Lawrence Krauss' crusade to trumpet the importance of science, and A.J. Schnack's "Caucus," a…
The Magnolia Pictures' doc "A Place at the Table" makes it clear that about 50 million people in America don't know where their next meal is coming from.
Singer Cleotha Staples, founding member of soul-gospel family act the Staple Singers, died on Thursday at her home in Chicago after a long bout with Alzheimer's. She was 78.