It was on the first weekend of November 2019 that the fifth edition of the Boston Independent Film Festival, Fall Focus, ended with a sold-out screening of Céline Sciamma’s “Portrait of a Lady on Fire”, including the heartbreaking ending sparked one of the cathartic eruptions of mass whining that I’ve always been around at the …

New Delhi: Actors Shreyas Talpade and Rajpal Yadav are set to entertain audiences with their impeccable comedy tropes in their upcoming family drama “Mannu Aur Munni ki Shaadi”. In recent years, Bollywood has seen a significant drop in wellness films. ‘Mannu Aur Munni ki Shaadi’ promises to fill that void and deliver clean comedy to …

After a long hiatus from COVID-19, the News-Gazette film series returns to the Virginia Theater with John Frankenheimer’s 1962 black-and-white political thriller, “The Manchurian Candidate,” at 1 and 7 p.m. on October 23. Usually, the series’ October offering includes one or more classic monster movies scheduled with Halloween in mind, but this year it features …

Season two of 20th Digital Studio‘s Bite Size Halloween, a series of shorts ranging from horror comedy to psychological thrillers and everything in between, is now available to stream on Hulu. Created by promising filmmakers, these films will be screened on digital and broadcast platforms. Freeform, FX, and by Hulu Huluween platform hub and YouTube …

Bright Lights Film kicked off its fall 2021 series on Wednesday, September 22 with the documentary “On These Grounds”. The film was created by three alumni, Garret Zevgetis ’05, Kevin Bright ’76 and Christopher Dawkins ’16, who joined together with activists, geographers and North Carolina sheriffs to “expose over-policing in schools ”. The Bright Lights …

Apple TV + has released a trailer for the thriller and crime comedy series The Afterparty, Oscar, BAFTA and Golden Globe Award winners Chris Miller and Phil Lord (“Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse”, “The Lego Movie, ”“ 21 Jump Street ”). The eight-part series will premiere in January 2022 on Apple TV +. Jamie Demetriou, the …

Dr Martens has announced new episodes of the Dr. Martens Presents: Music & Film series, which will reach out to local music communities in Los Angeles and New York City by showcasing artists, musicians and super fans in the spaces they have helped to create. The six-part documentary-style short series will be narrated by six …

Five years ago, Tom Holland joined the Marvel Cinematic Universe to play Peter Parker, aka Spider-Man, and he’s appeared in as many films since then. Well, for now, like this December Spider-Man: No Path Home will mark his sixth appearance as a Web-Slinger, and judging by the reports and the trio’s trailer, there’s a lot …

David Fincher is in partnership with Netflix on “Voir”, a new documentary series of visual essays celebrating cinema. Netflix, or at least the Twitter account dedicated to its films, thrilled moviegoers Tuesday after tweeting: “Something special is coming tomorrow from David Fincher …” More Variety Alas, this “Something Special” is not a third season of …

Who Do You Think You Are is back for a brand new series, as celebrities like Dame Judi Dench, Joe lycett and Joe Sugg delve into their family trees. However, the first is the comedian and Last step co-host Josh Widdicombe, who discovers a shocking connection to Henry VIII in tonight’s episode. The royal bond …