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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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2016 Sundance Film Festival Photo Coverage

Diversity is The Theme of Sundance 2016! From the opening day press conference which welcomed journalists from all over the world, Sundance 2016 was all about color and inclusive film-making. Nate Parker,director and screenwriter, re-purposed the title of Griffith’s racist … Continue reading

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INTERVIEW: Chris Tashima on #OscarsSoWhite

  We had the pleasure of meeting Chris Tashima at the International Family Film Festival where he played a starring role in the film Under the Blood Red Sun directed by Tim Savage. Son of a U.S. circuit Judge, Tashima … Continue reading

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2016 Sundance Film Festival: Event Report

Every January, tens of thousands of entertainment industry professionals, film enthusiasts, celebrities and tastemakers converge in Park City, Utah for 10 action-filled days of exhibition, networking, and celebration at the renowned Sundance Film Festival. True to form, the 2016 Festival … Continue reading

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YouTube & The Rise of Virtual Reality Panel Discussion

By far, the most interesting forum at this year’s, 2016 Sundance Film Festival was the YouTube & The Rise of Virtual Reality (VR) Panel Discussion. This A-List panel was moderated by Danielle Tiedt, CMO of YouTube, who did a great job … Continue reading

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