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Christopher Llewellyn Reed’s Top 10 from 2019 Toronto International Film Festival

The Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), founded in 1976 and an event that I have now attended twice in a row, this year ran September 5-15. Just before the festival began, I offered my recommendation of 20 films for which … Continue reading

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DJ Spooky Brings His Musical Magic To Poland

The Movie/Music Extravaganza REBIRTH OF A NATION Launches The Inaugural Edition of the American Film Festival After touring the globe for the past two years, DJ Spooky finally arrives in Eastern Europe. His visual/music extravaganza REBIRTH OF A NATION serves … Continue reading

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New European Film Festival Announced At Tribeca Film Festival

First Film Festival In Eastern Europe Devoted To Contemporary and Classic American Cinema The AMERICAN FILM FESTIVAL (AFF), the first film event in Eastern Europe solely devoted to the works of contemporary and classic American cinema, was announced this week … Continue reading

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Screaming in Silence: Guy Maddin

The Canadian filmmaker Guy Maddin is the subject of a Festival Retrospective at the 9th edition of the ERA New Horizons International Film Festival in Wroclaw, Poland this week. His magnum opus BRAIN UPON THE BRAIN was presented last evening at the … Continue reading

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Exploring Wroclaw, Poland

To the untrained ear, Wroclaw, Poland, the site of the ERA NEW HORIZONS International Film Festival which begins next week, is generally mispronounced as “ro-claw”. I’ve been learning to offer the correct pronunciation, which is more like “rotz-vav”. The former … Continue reading

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International Cinema Highlights Main Competition At Era New Horizons International Film Festival

  Thursday, July 16—–The heart of the 9th edition of the ERA NEW HORIZONS International Film Festival, which begins its 11-day marathon of film premieres, special events and music concerts on July 23, is the NEW HORIZONS International Competition. This … Continue reading

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