Kerry International Film Festival 2021 award winners announced

Kerry International Film Festival (KIFF) celebrated its 22nd Edition over this past weekend, 14 -17 October 2021. This year KIFF presented a blended festival that included 15 physical events and 30 online screenings and the KIFF team was overwhelmed with the level of interest and support they received over the four days of the festival. … Read more

Sitges Festival 2021: Chronicle 3

The Sitges Festival 2021 It is already facing its final stretch, although the programming reserves several highlights between now and Sunday night, including an inevitable closing gala in which the awards of the contest will be awarded, the big screen premiere of the long-awaited ‘The Green Knight’ before its arrival on Prime Video, the screening … Read more

Annual Newport Beach Film Festival Returns October 21-28

Marquesina del Newport Beach Film Festival / Photo by Chris Trella The Newport Beach Film Festival is back! Last year, the film festival, which normally screens 350 films over an eight-day period in April, switched to an online event in the fall, but the festival now returns to a celebration of in-person films from 21-28. … Read more

Take 22: Annual Newport Beach Film Festival Returns Oct. 21-28

Newport Beach Film Festival marquee / photo by Chris Trela The Newport Beach Film Festival is back! Last year the Film Festival – which normally screens 350 films during an eight-day period in April – shifted to an online event in the fall, but now the festival returns to an in-person cinematic celebration October 21-28. … Read more

Sitges Festival Day 6: More of the same, but more hilarious, with ‘Halloween Kills’ – Movie News

The serial killer Michael Myers is seen again by the pageant, three years after ‘Halloween night’. We also discussed the failed ‘Antlers’ and ‘Offseason’. If there is an iconic character – along with Jason Vorhees and Freddy Krueger – that is Michael Myers. Born from the mind of the genius John Carpenter in 1978, and … Read more

COLCOA French Film & Series Festival Announces Program Lineup

During a press conference held today, Taylor Hackford, director, Board member of the Franco-American Cultural Fund and COLCOA Program Committee member, announced the opening film of the 25th Annual COLOCA French Film and Series Festival will be the North American Premiere of writer/director/author Emmanuel Carrère!s BETWEEN TWO WORLDS, star ring Academy Award winner Juliette Binoche. … Read more

The 57th Chicago International Film Festival

The 57th Chicago International Film Festival opened last night with Wes Anderson’s latest, The French Dispatch, and director Todd Haynes look back at the influential ’60s band, The Velvet Underground. This year’s festival is running from October 13-24, 2021 and has scheduled 80 features and 60 shorts playing at several locations across the city. In … Read more

Inuit filmmaker’s story of shaman’s quest highlights return of animation festival after pandemic pause

The Ottawa International Animation Festival held its first screening since the start of the pandemic on Oct. 3, featuring some of the best Canadian animated shorts developed over the last few years. On the bill was the award-winning The Shaman’s Apprentice. In the wake of the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, the screening was … Read more