Festivals

Scenes from films selected for Recent Spanish Cinema 2017
Rocio AyusoOctober 16, 2017

Detrás de un gran hombre siempre hay una gran mujer. En el caso del cine español, podemos olvidarnos de la primera parte de la premisa y saltar a...

Rob Reiner
Marlene von ArxOctober 11, 2017

Director Rob Reiner held a masterclass at the 13th Zurich Film Festival and told the audience that he held the world premiere of his latest film...

The scene at the 2017 Zurich Film Festoval
Marlene von ArxSeptember 30, 2017

The 13th Zurich Film Festival opened with Januz Metz’ drama Borg vs McEnroe and some special insights from Swiss tennis star Roger Federer. The...

General view of screenings at the Helsinki Film Festival 2017
HFPASeptember 27, 2017

The unique coming of age story Stupid Young Heart, from director Selma Vilhunen, won the Finnish Film Affair Work-in-Progress award at the recent...

Scene from the film Nico, 1988
Emanuel LevySeptember 19, 2017

Nico, 1988, which opened the 2017 Venice Horizons section and also played in Toronto, is not the first documentary about Christa Paffgen, better...

Martin McDonagh
Luca CeladaSeptember 17, 2017

Intense, funny, tragic and cathartic are the words that may best describe Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri, a story of desperation,...

Actor Armie Hammer and director Luca Guadagino at Toronto FF 2017
Brent SimonSeptember 17, 2017

Stressors that cause fear are something that, in real life, most of us try to avoid. Humans, after all, instinctively seek out that which offers...

Armie Hammer, Timothée Chalamet  and Luca Guadagnino
Luca CeladaSeptember 17, 2017

Golden Globe nominated director Luca Guadagnino’s Call Me by Your Name debuted to much buzz at the Sundance Film Festival and showed at the...

Angelina Jolie, Octavia Spencer and Mary J. Blige
Margaret GardinerSeptember 15, 2017

Unlike Venice which floated on chiffon, black is trending at TIFF for women and men, though splashes of red shook things up, and silver stayed...

Scenes from some TIFF films: The Shape of Water, Stronger, Molly's Game and Lady Bird
Husam AsiSeptember 15, 2017

With the Venice and Telluride film festivals failing to produce a La La Land, a Birdman or a 12 Years A Slave this year, the pressure was on...