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52nd New York Film Festival Review: ‘Mr Turner’

52nd New York Film Festival Review: ‘Mr Turner’

Written & Directed by Mike Leigh Starring Timothy Spall, Paul Jesson, Dorothy Atkinson, Joshua McGuire & Marion Bailey Now Playing at the 52nd New York Film Festival Authenticity emanates from the painterly glow of director Mike Leigh’s Mr. Turner. His latest is a biopic that examines the 19th century English landscape painter J.M.W. Turner, primarily

2013 NYFF Alum ‘JEALOUSY’ Screens at Film Society Starting TOMORROW!

One of the major French filmmakers of the post-New Wave, Philippe Garrel has belatedly been recognized as a master in America, and ‘JEALOUSY’ may be his most accessible film in nearly 50 years of filmmaking. Shot in lustrous, widescreen black and white by the great Willy Kurant (Masculin Feminin, Under Satan’s Sun), the film opens

52nd New York Film Festival Announces Main Slate

The Film Society of Lincoln Center has announced the 30 films that will comprise the Main Slate official selection of the 52nd New York Film Festival (September 26 – October 12), including such notable directors as Lisandro Alonso, Asia Argento, Olivier Assayas, Nick Broomfield, Pedro Costa, David Cronenberg, Jean-Pierre & Luc Dardenne, Abel Ferrara, Jean-Luc Godard,

51st NYFF Romantic Comedy ‘Le Week-End’ to Open in NYC

Academy Award winner Jim Broadbent (IRIS, TOPSY-TURVY, ANOTHER YEAR) and Lindsay Duncan (the forthcoming ABOUT TIME, ALICE IN WONDERLAND, MANSFIELD PARK) give exquisite performances as Nick and Meg, a long-married British couple revisiting Paris for the first time since their honeymoon in an attempt to rekindle their relationship. During a two-day escapade, diffident, wistful Nick

Please Help Send Us to the 2014 Sundance Film Festival!

With the 2014 Sundance Film Festival rapidly approaching, IndieWood/HollyWoodn’t is hoping to expand its reach and cover the festival in as comprehensive possible.  Unfortunately, as we remain an independent entity we do not make any profits from the website directly.  In addition, operating out of the countries most expensive city, it is very difficult to save enough from personal accounts

51st New York Film Festival Review: ‘The Secret Life of Walter Mitty’

Directed by Ben Stiller Written by Steve Conrad Starring Ben Stiller, Kristen Wiig, Adam Scott, Sean Penn Ben Stiller’s ‘The Secret Life of Walter Mitty,’ the second film adaptation of James Thurber’s 1947 short story, ponders whether a life kept secret can be fulfilling. Stiller’s Walter Mitty is a reserved “Life Magazine” employee who works