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Avon Theatre & Alliance Francais of Greenwich present ‘AUGUSTINE’ @ The Avon Theatre – Thursday, August 15, 2013

Avon Theatre & Alliance Francais of Greenwich present ‘AUGUSTINE’ @ The Avon Theatre – Thursday, August 15, 2013

On Thursday, August 15, 2013 a@ 7:30 p.m. the Avon Theatre and the Alliance Francaise of Greenwich present a French Cinematheque screening of ‘AUGUSTINE’. The powerful and darkly sensual drama ‘AUGUSTINE’ is based on the true story of the unusual relationship that developed between Dr. Jean-Martin Charcot, the pioneering 19th century French neurologist and mentor to

CineKink Announces Dates, Venues for 2013 Tour – First Set of Stops Include Portland, Oakland, Austin, and Chicago

Organizers for the 2013 CineKink Festival announce cities and dates for its annual cross-country Festival Tour. The “kinky film festival” is in the midst of celebrating its 10th anniversary year, celebrating and encouraging sex-positive and kink-friendly depictions in film and television. CineKink launches the first part of its 2013 Festival Tour with public screenings in

The Film Society of Lincoln Center Announces Summer Talks Launches May 16 with ‘Before Midnight’ Director Richard Linklater and Julie Delpy & Ethan Hawke

The Film Society of Lincoln Center announced today their FREE Summer Talks series, kicking off next week with BEFORE MIDNIGHT director Richard Linklater, actors Julie Delpy and Ethan Hawke on Thursday, May 16th at 8PM at the Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center’s Amphitheater. Moderated by Film Comment contributor Phillip Lopate, the evening will be free

Free Conversation w/ John Sayles + Screening of ‘The Brother From Another Planet’ @ Lincoln Center – May 14, 2013

John Sayles likes to be known as a storyteller.  ‘GO FOR SISTERS‘ is his 18th film, all of which he has also written, and most of which he has edited.  He writes fiction, most recently his epic historical novel A Moment in the Sun, which was published by McSweeney’s in May 2011 and has gone

NYC PictureStart Film Festival Visits South Africa

Founded in 2002, NYC PictureStart Film Festival showcases short films from all over the world from emerging filmmakers as well as those already established in the industry. Films of all genres are accepted and those chosen for screening competition display a high-level of artistic excellence. Every June, the NYCPSFF is held for filmmakers to screen

IFP & Sundance Institute Return to the EFM With “American Independents in Berlin” – Feb 7-17, 2013

The Independent Filmmaker Project and Sundance Institute will again collaborate to promote and support American independent films and filmmakers as part of the European Film Market at the Berlin International Film Festival, taking place from February 7-17, 2013. The jointly sponsored “American Independents in Berlin,” presented in partnership with the EFM, will showcase 45 films