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Ivy Film Festival Expands To Top 5 Schools, Lineup Includes Todd Haynes & Jason Schwatrzmann

Ivy Film Festival Expands To Top 5 Schools, Lineup Includes Todd Haynes & Jason Schwatrzmann

Now in its 14th year, Ivy Film Festival (April 6-12) announces its line-up with appearances by key guests former Brown University alum Todd Haynes and Jason Schwartzmann. Already one of the largest student festivals in the world, Ivy Film Festival is expanding to five other top schools beyond its Brown University home: Dartmouth, Harvard, Princeton,

4K Restored ‘Apu Trilogy’ Release In Theaters

Janus Films will release of glorious new 4k restorations of master filmmaker Satyajit Ray‘s seminal THE APU TRILOGY (with new subtitles). Frequently listed as one of the top accomplishments in the history of cinema, the trilogy helped bring India into the golden age of international art-house cinema – but this restoration was long thought to

Interview: Andrew Lau and Andrew Loo (Directors—’Revenge of the Green Dragons’)

Based on a 1992 New Yorker article by Fredric Dannen,’Revenge of the Green Dragons‘follows Sonny (Justin Chon) and Steven (Kevin Wu), two immigrant brothers who survive the impoverished despair of New York in the 1980’s by joining the street gang known as “The Green Dragons.” The brothers quickly rise up the ranks, drawing the unwanted attention of hard-boiled city cops. After an ill-fated love

Review: ‘Life Itself’

Directed by Steve James Featuring Roger Ebert, Chaz Ebert, Gene Siskel, Martin Scorsese Now Playing in NYC at Film Society of Lincoln Center & Landmark Sunshine Cinema The juxtaposition is hard to miss. It’s late into ‘Life Itself’, director Steve James’ deeply intimate documentary about popular Chicago Sun-Times film critic Roger Ebert, and we’re in

Martin Scorsese Presents: Masterpieces of Polish Cinema

The Film Society of Lincoln Center announced the schedule for Martin Scorsese Presents: Masterpieces of Polish Cinema, a 21-film series created and organized by Scorsese’s non-profit organization, The Film Foundation in partnership with Propaganda Foundation, DI Factory and CRF, distributed by Milestone Films in cooperation with Janus, featuring classic works from some of Poland’s most

Contest: “Tell Me Something: Advice from Documentary Filmmakers” E-Book Giveaway

What can you learn from the world’s best documentary filmmakers? In Tell Me Something,  60 admired filmmakers were asked for one piece of advice. Then their picture was taken. Tell Me Something is a creative manual and an inspiration generator. In Tell Me Something, veteran filmmakers like Barbara Kopple, Albert Maysles, Michael Apted, Frederick Wiseman, Robert Drew, Martin Scorsese, Michael Moore, DA Pennebaker & Chris Hegedus and Errol Morris and

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