Tribeca Film Review: ‘Crown Vic’ Can’t Escape Cop Cliches

2019 TRIBECA FILM FESTIVAL: Police Officers working the overnight shift face incredible challenges. Filmmakers often are fascinated by these men and women, seeing their...

Cannes: ‘Wounds,’ ‘The Lighthouse’ Featured in Director’s Fortnight Lineup

Cannes Film Festival announced its official lineup for the Director's Fortnight slate. As reported on IndieWire, the 2019 lineup features projects from Luca Guadagnino...

72nd Cannes Film Festival Announces Lineup for 2019, Jim Jarmusch’s ‘The Dead Don’t Die’...

Officials for the 72nd Cannes Film Festival have announced their official lineup for the 2019 fest. In total, 18 films are in competition this...

Cannes: Terrence Malick, Xavier Dolan, and More Expected to Return to the Festival

As reported in a Variety exclusive, many projects from returning filmmakers are expected to appear in the Cannes Film Festival lineup, which announces Thursday....

TCM Classic Film Festival: Day Three Closes with ‘Hello Dolly’

2019 TCM CLASSIC FILM FESTIVAL: Day Three brings to a close the tenth year of the Turner Classic Movies Classic Film Festival. It's hard...

Agnès Varda Honored in Official Poster for Cannes Film Festival

Cannes Film Festival released their official festival poster Monday morning through a press release. The 72nd festival is highlighted by the creativity and pursuit of...

TCM Classic Film Festival Review: Day Two Features ‘Raisin in the Sun’ and More

2019 TCM CLASSIC FILM FESTIVAL: Day Two of Turner Classic Movies Classic Film Festival featured a variety of classic movies at a variety of...

Sarasota Film Festival Day 3: Winners Announced in Narrative Feature and Other Competitions

2019 SARASOTA FILM FESTIVAL: On Saturday night, the 21st annual Sarasota Film Festival's Closing Night Ceremony helped bring the festivities to a wrap at...

TCM Classic Film Festival Review: Day One Includes ‘Day for Night’ and ‘Goodbye Mr....

2019 TCM CLASSIC FILM FESTIVAL: No matter which way you slice it, there’s still something magical about Hollywood. Yes, you might see a low-rent...

Sarasota Film Festival Day 2: Narrative Feature Competition Concludes With ‘Too Late to Die...

2019 SARASOTA FILM FESTIVAL: The Sarasota Film Festival is very well ran and put together organization. The mood here is very laid back, as...

Sarasota Film Festival Day 1: Narrative Feature Competition Begins With ‘In Fabric,’ ‘The Third...

2019 SARASOTA FILM FESTIVAL: The 21st annual Sarasota Film Festival has been underway since April 5, opening with Avi Belkins' doc, "Mike Wallace is...

2019 Montclair Film Festival Announces Complete Lineup with Super Secret Screening Clues

The Montclair Film Festival announced their lineup that includes films and events with stars like Ben Stiller, Mindy Kaling, Lily Collins, Olympia Dukakis, Dome...

Cannes: Claire Denis Named President of Student and Short Films Jury

As reported in an article by The Hollywood Reporter, French filmmaker Claire Denis will be heading the jury for Cannes Film Festival's Cinéfondation student...

Film Review: ‘The Biggest Little Farm’ Takes You on a Wonderful and Hopeful Journey

With cities and urbanization rapidly expanding across the globe, life on a farm feels as quaint as ever. As Americans, we move from the...

Sarasota Film Festival 2019 – Full Lineup Including ‘American Factory’ & ‘Her Smell’

The Sarasota Film Festival has become a must-attend spring film festival for Florida cinephiles. With dozens of indie hits over the past five years, it...

Danny Boyle’s ‘Yesterday’ to Close the 2019 Tribeca Film Festival

A little over a week ago, the Tribeca Film Festival announced its lineup for 2019. We listed the titles scheduled to play in New...

SXSW Review: ‘The Beach Bum’ Is Why We Don’t Do Drugs

SXSW Film Festival: There is such a thing as too much weed, and the proof is in Harmony Korine's new stoner flick, "The Beach...

Sarasota Film Festival 2019: ‘Mike Wallace Is Here’ to Open Festival, Greg Kinnear’s ‘Phil’...

The Sarasota Film Festival (SFF) is right around the corner. The festival has become a strong Spring festival over the past twenty years. Today, programmers of...

SXSW Review: Vampires Are as Funny on Staten Island as New Zealand in FX...

SXSW Film Festival: The long awaited TV series "What We Do in the Shadows" made its premiere in Austin, Texas to a crowd of...

SXSW Review: Kevin Costner and Woody Harrelson Make Texas Proud in ‘The Highwaymen’

SXSW Film Festival: The Texas Rangers are a source of deep pride to every Texan. And so the Paramount Theater in Austin was the...

SXSW Review: Good Girls Make Their Own Kind of Fun in ‘Booksmart’

SXSW Film Festival: Olivia Wilde brought her directorial debut, "Booksmart," to SXSW and the crowds rejoiced. After decades of raunchy teen comedies focused on...

First Reactions to Jordan Peele’s ‘Us’ at SXSW Are Scary Good

On Friday night, the first audiences saw Jordan Peele's follow-up to "Get Out," and the reactions were through the roof. South by Southwest was...

Miami Film Festival 2019: Jennifer Kent’s ‘The Nightingale’ Sings a Violent, Traumatic, and Relevant...

Miami Film Festival 2019: Walking through the rainforests of Tasmania, the sounds of creatures, man, and insects echo through the treetops. A young woman...

Miami Film Festival 2019: ‘The Silence of Others’ Seeks Justice in Post-Franco Spain

Miami Film Festival 2019: Throughout history, dictators and their followers have fallen. It is always a matter of time, but some last much longer than...

Miami Film Festival 2019: ‘Chasing the Thunder’ Slows Down a Hundred Day Chase For...

Miami Film Festival 2019 - Fighting for the natural world has become a rallying cry for a rising generation. Today, young activists may cite...

2019 Tribeca Film Festival Lineup Announced

Taking place each year in the heart of New York City, the Tribeca Film Festival brings together an eclectic group of titles. From Sundance...

Miami Film Festival 2019: ‘The Weight of Water’ Displays a Grueling Physical Feat

Miami Film Festival 2019 – Some of the most intense and emotional documentaries of the last decade have focused on sports. In the wake...

Tribeca Film Review: ‘Gully’ Has Style But Little Substance

2019 TRIBECA FILM FESTIVAL: We will likely never see an adaptation of the video game "Grand Theft Auto." In a roundabout way, "Gully" is...

SHOUT! Studios Acquires ‘Tito and the Birds,’ Screening TIFF 2018

While Disney and Pixar are synonymous with the animated feature category, several more studios have begun to push into the race. Animation is a global medium, and...

LA Film Festival Review: ‘Liyana’ is a Touching Documentary That Reminds Us of the...

Animation documentary hybrid “Liyana” marks a staggering feature debut for “The Hunting Ground” cinematographer pair, Aaron and Amanda Kopp. Executive-produced by Thandie Newton and...
Film Independent

Film Independent is leading the way for women in cinema

Women in Cinema: Film Independent held its annual Los Angeles Film Festival from June 1-9. The slate of offerings this year gave me hope...

Annual Awards Circuit User Survey! Please make your voice heard!

It's that time of the year where we want to hear from all of you.  There is a short 10 question survey for you...