FFT Festival Coverage

2017 SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL AWARDS

GLOBAL INDEPENDENT CREATIVITY REACHES NEW HEIGHTS Ceremony Caps Snowy Festival; Top Prizes Go To Dina, I don’t feel at home in this world anymore.,  Last Men in Aleppo, The Nile Hilton Incident  Chasing Coral, Crown Heights, Joshua: Teenager vs. Superpower, … Continue reading

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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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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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Film Festival Today’s Top 10 Films at Sundance 2016

2016 was a solid year for idiosyncratic and quirky narrative and documentary features at America’s “coolest” film festival. It was a year in which racism of the Academy was countered by elevating a conventional black film, “Birth of a Nation” … 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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