“Claws” star Niecy Nash skips film festival, reason remains unclear
Talk about pedal power! This year’s annual Bike Film Festival is a 50-film statement of the empowerment.
The 19th annual Cape Cod film event also honored Sofia Coppola, Chloe Sevigny and Aubrey Plaza, while the first feature awards went to ‘Brigsby Bear’ and ‘Suzanne Bartsch: On Top.’ read more
They join special guest Demi Lovato as well as Major Lazer, Big Sean, Zedd, Camila Cabello, DJ Khaled, Gucci Mane and more. read more
Several networks and studios have come on board the event, which takes place June 29-July 2 in New Orleans. read more
Los Angeles, San Fernando Valley, Santa Monica area Movie at Studio City Branch Library: “Beauty and the Beast” (2017), 2:30 p.m. June 16. 12511 Moorpark St. 818-755-7873. www.lapl.org LA Film Festival: Film Independent, a nonprofit arts organization, shows new American and international documentaries, features and shorts, June 16-22.
The French animated film festival will “leverage its brand” to launch a new event in Seoul. read more
The 2017 Seattle International Film Festival announced its audience award recipients and official competition winners on Sunday. Films “At the End of the Tunnel” and “Sami Blood (Sameblod)” and documentaries “Dolores” and “Becoming Who I Was” were the standouts from the Washington-based competition. Over 82,000 ballots were cast at SIFF this year for the five… […]
The Fyre Festival was a crapshoot from the start.
Other titles competing for the 20th annual Chinese cinema event include American comedy ‘Brigsby Bear’ and Hong Kong auteur Ann Hui’s war drama ‘Our Time Will Come.’ read more
There can’t have been much of an appetite over lunch at swanky Sant Ambroeus.
Some 80,000 people were evacuated from the Rock am Ring Festival on Friday after a police warning, but the fest restarted as normal Saturday. read more
Gronemeyer will head up the five-person jury tasked with picking the winner of this year’s winner of Zurich’s best international film music prize. read more
The Los Angeles Greek Film Festival will open with the West Coast premiere of “Amerika Square” (pictured above), Yannis Sakaridis’ tragic story set in modern Greece as the country copes with dual crises of financial collapse and overwhelming immigration. The fest takes place June 7-11 at the Egyptian Theatre in Hollywood. It will showcase 13… […]
Both Diane Kruger and Joaquin Phoenix walked away with big awards.
Two Netflix films played for the first time in competition at the Cannes Film Festival, sparking demand that all films in the festival have a theatrical release. read more
The platnium-selling R&B singers celebrated Mother’s Day two days early in Brooklyn.
Organizers of the failed Fyre Festival are facing yet another lawsuit.
The Desert Trip festival has dried up — for this year, at least.