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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,

65th Berlinale Interview: James Franco (Actor) & Justin Kelly (Director) – ‘I Am Michael’

Michael Glatze (James Franco) is handsome, charismatic, and opinionated. An Ivy League grad with multiple degrees, he’s a writer, pianist, and “queer theorist,” espousing his belief that sexual orientation shouldn’t define one’s identity. After years co-editing the iconic XY Magazine, a gay periodical based in San Francisco, he moves to Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, with

Interview: Jeff Vespa (Photographer – “The Art of Discovery”)

The Creative Coalition, the premier nonprofit, nonpartisan social and public advocacy organization of the arts and entertainment community, in partnership with Renaissance Hotels, have launched an inspiring book and traveling art exhibit, “The Art of Discovery.” NOW AVAILABLE, the book published by Rizzoli, a premier retailer and publisher, features insightful stories edited by The Creative Coalition’s

Review: ‘Child of God’

Written & Directed by James Franco Starring Scott Haze, Tim Blake Nelson & James Franco When the title card Child of God first appears, it’s stamped over a man that’s just been walloped by an axe to the head, writhing and growling in pain. His name is Lester Ballad and he embodies Cormac McCarthy’s eponymous

James Franco Directs 'Child of God'

Roundtable Interview: James Franco (Writer/Director) & Scott Haze (Star) – ‘Child of God’

Directed by James Franco, and based on the chilling novel by Cormac McCarthy, ‘Child of God‘, tells the provocative story of Lester Ballad (Scott Haze), a dispossessed, violent man, attempting to exist outside the social order. Consecutively deprived of parents and housing and driven by famished loneliness, Ballard descends literally and figuratively to the level of a cave dweller

Review: ‘Third Person’

Written & Directed by Paul Haggis Starring Liam Neeson, Olivia Wilde, Mila Kunis, James Franco, Kim Basinger, Maria Bello, Adrien Brody, Loan Chobani & Moran Atias Sounds, images, and characters overlap and converge in writer/director Paul Haggis’ ‘Third Person’. It’s the driving twist to a plot that melodramatically, if not vaguely, stitches together three romantic narratives