Healthy, even heated competition between film festivals is nothing new. Cannes was founded in the late '30s as the French response to Venice. In recent years, Shanghai has felt the heat from the…
Telluride Film Festival
The Telluride Film Festival has tapped spouses Guy Maddin and Kim Morgan to serve as guest directors for the 41st edition of the festival on Aug. 29-Sept. 1. The duo will present six films, focusing…
The Telluride Film Festival will not change its approach toward offering premieres — despite growing pushback from the organizers of the Toronto and Venice festivals. Julie Huntsinger, Telluride's…
The Toronto Film Festival has tightened the rules for its premieres during the first four days of this year's festival — insisting that Toronto titles cannot be shown first at the Telluride Film…
A revelatory performance by 29-year-old rising star Felicity Jones ("Like Crazy") is the chief but hardly only virtue of this tastefully mounted and brilliantly acted Dickens tale.
With just nine inhabitants -- including a bitter German doctor, a haughty French baroness and a family of social exiles -- the island of Floreana becomes a Clue-worthy backdrop for conflict and…
VENICE - Venice Film Festival artistic director Alberto Barbera is peeved about Telluride stepping up the number of its world-preem "sneak previews" this year and he intends to put a freeze on it…
There are a few genuine gems buried within Shane Salerno's broad-yet-shallow documentary about J.D. Salinger.
For decades, the Venice and Toronto film festivals have stood by while Telluride stole their thunder on world premieres, but could this year's impressive 40th anniversary Telluride lineup have gone…
Errol Morris goes mano-a-mano with Donald Rumsfeld in this coolly hypnotic conceptual sequel to 'The Fog of War.'