FFT Festival Coverage

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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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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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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TFF ’15 Event Report: IWC Schaffhausen “For the Love of Cinema” Gala

Last night, IWC Schaffhausen hosted the 3rd annual “For the Love of Cinema” Gala to kick off the Tribeca Film Festival at Spring Studios. The evening was co-hosted by IWC CEO Georges Kern and Tribeca Film Festival® founders Jane Rosenthal, … Continue reading

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Monty Python Cast to Reunite at 2015 Tribeca Film Festival

Today, the 2015 Tribeca Film Festival (TFF), presented by AT&T, announced a special celebration to mark the 40th Anniversary of Monty Python and the Holy Grail. Celebrations honoring the anniversary include the international premiere of the documentary Monty Python – The … Continue reading

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Montreal Film Festival 2012

This year’s 36th Montreal Film Festival (FFM – Festival des Films du Monde) seemed to have smaller audiences. But there were plenty of sell-outs, and  the quality of films seemed to be higher. In all there were 432 films, 18 … Continue reading

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Wally Pfister To Headline Kodak Focus at Los Angeles Film Festival

Director-cinematographer Wally Pfister, ASC, BSC will headline the annual Kodak Focus program at this year’s Los Angeles Film Festival. The intimate conversation will spotlight Pfister’s artistic and technical accomplishments by screening scenes from three of his films – Insomnia, Laurel … Continue reading

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2012 Cannes FF Winners

AMOUR, a quiet and emotionally devastating story of the bonds of love in a long term marriage and the precariousness of that emotion in the relationships with children, was the winner of the Palme d’Or at the 2012 Cannes Film … Continue reading

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Doing The Cannes Cannes

All eyes are turning this week to the south of France where the annual Cannes Film Festival kicks off with a mouthwatering array of festival tidbits. Celebrating its 65th anniversary, Cannes is distinctive in that it has remained at the … Continue reading

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New York Indian Film Festival

New York is home to one of the largest population of South Asian immigrants in the world. There are neighborhoods in the city where curry is definitely in the air, saris are on decorous display and the polyglot of languages … Continue reading

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