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Meet The Anime Artist Who Inspired Darren Aronofsky

Meet The Anime Artist Who Inspired Darren Aronofsky

Satoshi Kon passed away 5 years ago at the age of 46, but the Japanese anime trailblazers work has found itself influencing a slew of today’s best filmmakers, including Darren Aronofsky. Mainstream films like The Matrix and Inception aside, the edge of reality probing of Kon’s work may feature most prominently in the oeuvre of Aronofsky,

Invitados Especiales al 55º Festival Internacional de Cine de Cartagena de Indias (FICCI)

Raymond Depardon, fotógrafo y cineasta francés, y quien en ambos medios es reconocido como un maestro y una referencia fundamental, tendrá una retrospectiva en el Festival Internacional de Cine de Cartagena de Indias –FICCI–. Presentará una selección de nueve de sus documentales. En ellos se pueden rastrear los temas que lo han obsesionado y a los

Berlinale Announces Full 2015 Jury

With Darren Aronofsky serving as Jury President, the International Jury will decide who will receive the Golden Bear and Silver Bears of the 2015 Berlinale Competition.  The International Jury presents the following awards: Golden Bear for Best Film (awarded to the film’s producer) Silver Bear Grand Jury Prize Silver Bear Alfred Bauer Prize for a

New Directors/New Films Interview: Benedikt Erlingsson (Writer/Direcor: ‘Of Horses & Men’)

‘Of Horses & Men‘, the debut feature by celebrated stage director Benedikt Erlingsson announces the arrival of an innovative new cinematic voice. Set almost exclusively outdoors amid stunning Icelandic landscapes, the film features in equal parts a cast of exquisite short-legged Icelandic horses and human characters—including the terrific Ingvar E. Sigurdsson and Charlotte Bøving as

FIRST TIME FEST The Second Time Around – Kick-Off & Submissions Announcement

The Second Time Around for FIRST TIME FEST is set for April 3 – 7, 2014, announced Fest Co-Founders Johanna Bennett and Mandy Ward at a kick-off event at FTF’s new home, NeueHouse which will act as the primary location for panels, workshops, selected film presentations, parties and the filmmaker lounge.   FTF will continue to present film

Interview: Johanna Bennett & Mandy Ward (Co-Founders – THE FIRST TIME FEST)

From Orson Welles’s ‘Citizen Kane’ to John Huston’s ‘The Maltese Falcon‘, Rob Reiner’s ‘This is Spinal Tap’, Quentin Tarantino’s ‘Reservoir Dogs’ and Sam Mendes’s ‘American Beauty’, first films have proven to be the benchmark for some of our greatest cinematic voices. FIRST TIME FEST aims to discover and present the next generation of great filmmakers