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Ricky Lee Screenwriting Seminar

“Do Not Miss the Ricky Lee Screenwriting Seminar at the International Film Festival Manhattan” No other name is as resounding in the arena of Philippine Scriptwriting as the name, Ricky Lee.  With more than 150 produced film scripts since 1979, … Continue reading

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AFI Docs 2016

Fourteen years and counting as the prestigious AFI Docs keeps merrily rolling along.  What began in 2003 as AFI Silverdocs based solely at the AFI Silver Theater in Silver Spring Maryland outside of DC, continued its expanse into the nation’s … Continue reading

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Lights! Camera! Animation! The Making of Angry Birds the Movie

Last Friday, The Angry Birds Movie opened in movie theaters across the country to the delight of families and video game addicts alike. The film is based on the popular video game series introduced by Rovio Entertainment, and features the … Continue reading

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Palm Springs Film Festival 2017

Palm Springs, CA  – The Palm Springs International Film Festival (PSIFF) has announced the dates of the 28th edition. The Awards Gala will take place on Monday, January 2, 2017, followed by the screening portion of the festival, which will … Continue reading

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34th FIFA – International Festival of Films on Art Montreal

The 34th FIFA just ended in Montreal.  (That’s International Art Films Festival in French–it’s just about the principal art film festival in the world).  Lots of films–170 in all, from 24 countreis–and diversity  stands out.  In 7 locations, handy to … Continue reading

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Winners 2016 Cannes Film Festival

The full list of winners below: COMPETITION Palme d’Or: “I, Daniel Blake” (Ken Loach, U.K.) Grand Prix: “It’s Only the End of the World” (Xavier Dolan, Canada-France) Director (tie): Olivier Assayas, “Personal Shopper” (France), and Cristian Mungiu, “Graduation” (Romania) Actor: Shahab Hosseini, “The Salesman” … Continue reading

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Tribeca Film Institute Announces Tribeca All Access Grants To Ten Projects

TRIBECA FILM INSTITUTE® ANNOUNCES TRIBECA ALL ACCESS® GRANTS TO TEN PROJECTS TAA Celebrates 13 Years of Support for Underrepresented Scripted and Documentary Filmmakers [New York, NY – March 31, 2016] – Tribeca Film Institute (TFI) today announced the selection of ten distinctive projects … Continue reading

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2016 Tribeca Film Festival: Tribeca Film Institute Announces Lineup for 5th Annual TFI Interactive

Tribeca Film Institute® (TFI) Announces Lineup for 5th Annual TFI Interactive at the 2016 Tribeca Film Festival® (TFF) TFI Interactive to host Conference, Interactive Playground, and MakerSpace featuring 16 Speakers & 17 Projects New York, NY – [March, 2016] – Tribeca Film … Continue reading

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Winners 88th Academy Awards (Oscar Winners 2016)

Check out all the winners below, listed in bold.

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2016 Spirit Awards

“Spotlight” took home top honors at the 2016 Spirit Awards, winning best feature, best director, best screenplay, best editing and best ensemble. Below find a complete list of the afternoon’s winners:

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