The Palm Springs International Film Festival will present the film “La La Land” with the Vanguard Award at its annual awards gala on Jan. 2 at the Palm Springs Convention Center. The award is…
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Casey Affleck has been tapped by the Palm Springs Film Festival for its Desert Palm Achievement Award for his performance in “Manchester By the Sea.” He will be presented the award at the festival’s…
The 28th annual Palm Springs International Film Festival has selected Tom Hanks to receive its Icon Award at its annual Film Awards Gala for his performance in “Sully.” The event will be held Jan. 2…
The risk-taking confidence with which Dunn weaves in sardonic magical-realist elements, not to mention the film's unpredictable yet assured approaches to style and tone, make for an auspicious debut.
"Miss Sharon Jones?" Though the actual title for the soul singer's soul-bearing docu-portrait ends with an emphatic, life-affirming exclamation point, audiences could be forgiven for phrasing it as a…
An estranged father and son are forced to interact at a Burning Man-like counterculture festival in "Paradise Trips."
There's an element of glam soap opera to Fina Torres' version of Jane Chambers' "Last Summer at Bluefish Cove," but this handsome romantic drama is a crowdpleaser.
The sins of the father come home to roost — at times a little drowsily — in "The Judgment," a solemn, sincere slab of Eastern European domestic miserablism.
Andrew Steggall's debut feature "Departure" shows considerable promise with the sensitivity of its emotional and aesthetic palette, but eventually those qualities curdle into affectation.
Not far-flung from the fate-controlled, aggressively quirky cinematic universe of fellow Belgian Jaco Van Dormael, Xavier Seron's debut narrative feature nonetheless eventually arrives at its own…
The Palm Springs Film Festival began rounding off its 11-day run with its annual awards luncheon held Saturday afternoon at Spencer's at the Mountain. The Fipresci Prize for Best Foreign Language…
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