Festivals

New York: Chinese Film Festival 2013

The fourth edition of the New York Chinese Film Festival was held from November 5 -7 featuring seven recent films from mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan. It opened at Lincoln Center’s Alice Tully Hall with Zhao Wei’s debut film … Continue reading

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AFI FEST 2013 presented by Audi Announces Audience and Jury Award-Winning Films

LOS ANGELES, CA – AFI FEST 2013 presented by Audi today announced the features and short films receiving this year’s Audience and Jury Awards at a brunch sponsored by KIND. THE ROCKET, an Australian film; THE SELFISH GIANT, made in … Continue reading

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2013 New York Film Festival

The principal program presented 36 features covering most genres, including upscale and sophisticated Hollywood films, foreign and domestic global art house cinema, documentaries, and an animated picture. This is the largest number of films ever selected. Many of the films … Continue reading

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Mexico: GIFF 2013, Creative Expansion

The Guanajuato International Film Festival, formerly known as Expresion en Corto was held from July 19-28 in San Miguel de Allende and Guanajuato and presented in its 16th edition new avenues of original growth rarely observed at other festivals.  It … Continue reading

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Official Selection International Film Festival Manhattan (IFFM) 2013

Event: October 17-20, 2013 Venue: Anthology Film Archives 2nd Ave / 2nd St NYC (More films to be announced by September 2, 2013) Feature Films: 1) “Lost Years” Dir: Kenda Gee 2) “Lilet Never Happened” Dir: Jacco Groen 3) “Stand … Continue reading

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New York: 2013 New York Asian Film Festival

From June 28 to July 11 the New York Asian Film Festival offered 70   productions from prolific Asian filmmaking   countries like South Korea, Japan,   China, Hong Kong and Taiwan as well as selections from Thailand and the Philippines. A unique … Continue reading

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AFI Docs 2013

The ten year run of the premier documentary film festival known as SILVERDOCS is no more.  The long-time major presenting sponsor, Discovery Channel, has bowed out and replaced by Audi – and with it came some major changes for 2013.  Besides the obvious … Continue reading

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New York: Human Rights Watch Film Festival, 2013

As in past editions The Human Rights Watch Film Festival presented in New York from June 13 – 23, an outstanding programs of documentaries. These films show frequently empirically verified investigations and make significant contributions to policy changes addressing the … Continue reading

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New York: Open Roads 2013 New Italian Cinema

Ever since 2001 the Film Society of Lincoln Center has presented its annual Open Roads program with new Italian feature films. As in recent editions there is a strong regional trend in the 2013 selections including productions with a focus … Continue reading

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Winners at 66th Cannes Film Festival

Steven Spielberg‘s jury awarded these films the top prizes at the 66th Cannes Film Festival at the Palais: Palme d’Or Blue Is The Warmest Color, dir: Abdellatif Kechiche Grand Prize Inside Llewyn Davis, Ethan and Joel Coen Best Director Amat … Continue reading

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