Teach Film To Kids in Latin America, Asia, and Africa With Filmmakers Without Borders

Posted May 6, 2015 by Steve Rickinson

Filmmakers Without Borders is fueled by creative minds operating at the intersection of art, education, and technology.  Headquartered in New York City, its team of professional educators, filmmakers, and technologists is committed to leveraging the filmmaking process as a vehicle for promoting student empowerment and cross-cultural exchange in the developing world. The Filmmakers Without Borders mission […]

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The 2015 Tribeca Film Festival Awards Go To…

Posted April 24, 2015 by H.S. Bayer

by H.S. Bayer The 14th annual Tribeca Film Festival, co-founded by Robert De Niro, Jane Rosenthal, and Craig Hatkoff, and presented by AT&T, announced the winners of its competition categories last night at a party hosted by Michael Rapaport at TFF’s Spring Studios. The winners of the narrative and documentary competition were awarded from the World Narrative […]

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Introducing The Jury of the 68th Festival de Cannes

Posted April 22, 2015 by Steve Rickinson

Joel Coen and Ethan Coen, directors, screenwriters and producers, will be the two Presidents of the Jury of the 68th Festival de Cannes. This year they will be joined by seven key figures in world cinema from Canada, Spain, the United States, France, Mali, Mexico and the United Kingdom. The Jury will thus be made […]

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Sundance Institute & NYU To Host Music in Film Workshop

Posted April 17, 2015 by Steve Rickinson

Sundance Institute and New York University (NYU) Steinhardt’s Department of Music and Performing Arts Professions will host Sundance Institute Film Music Program at NYU: Steinhardt, a day-long workshop for composers, filmmakers, students and other industry professionals interested in music in film and television on Saturday, May 9 at the Fredrick Lowe Theatre (35 West 4th Street, […]

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Cannes Film Festival To Open With Female Directed Film For First Time

Posted April 13, 2015 by Steve Rickinson

This year a female director will open the Festival. La Tête haute, a film by Frenchwoman, Emmanuelle Bercot, will open the 68th edition of the Festival de Cannes on Wednesday 13 May. La Tête haute tells the story of Malony, and his upbringing from six to eighteen years, as a children’s judge and social worker […]

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Announcing the 2015 DOXA Documentary Film Festival

Posted April 13, 2015 by Steve Rickinson

We are living in interesting times. Nowhere is this rendered more explicit than in the world of nonfiction cinema.  Running April 30 – May 10, 2015, DOXA features films that turn established ideas about documentary on its head. Whether it’s the infamous musical provocateurs The Residents or master pranksters The Yes Men, DOXA 2015 is packed to the […]

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