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Throughout his decades-long career, San Francisco filmmaker Wayne Wang has shifted significantly between two starkly different worlds — releasing both box office hits and risk-taking independent films. While the Hong Kong-born director’s filmography has been repeatedly praised and referenced – perhaps most visibly for his helming of one of the few studio productions to feature …

Women’s History Month Film Series “2 Weeks in Lagos” with Mawuli Gavor and Beverly Naya The selection of films from ADIFF’s Women’s Month Film Series is a modest contribution to the work of national and international filmmakers… Some films deal with women, but other films by some of these authors go behind the camera to …

As we begin to live our lives again, the Cannon Grange and Wilton Trackside are sponsoring a series of Hitchcock films at the Grange, spanning four Saturday evenings from April to July, featuring films directed by the world-renowned director Alfred Hitchcock, universally recognized as the master of cinematic suspense. Hitchcock has directed more than 50 …

NEWS | CHARACTERISTICS | PREVIEWS | EVENTS originally published: 02/03/2022 (CARTERET, NJ) — the Carteret Performing Arts & Events Center will present a series of Black History Month films on Saturdays in February. The film series will feature films featuring African American history and black actors in prominent roles. All movies in the series are …

In 2011, something unexpected happened at UK box office. The two highest-grossing films were the latest Harry Potter and the Oscar-winning Best Picture The King’s Speech. Beneath them on the charts was the expected parade of Hollywood blockbusters – Pirates of the Caribbean, Twilight, Transformers, Planet of the Apes, Fast and the Furious… but at …

BROOKLINE, MA – The Coolidge Corner Theater has announced the first lineup of its 2022 Big Screen Classics series, Groundbreaking Films, which coincides with the unveiling of its $ 12.5 million expansion plan. The series kicks off Monday January 10 with a 70mm screening of Stanley Kubrick’s film 2001: ASpace odyssey, which remains one of …

If circumstances force you to take a man’s wife and children out, perhaps check to make sure the family patriarch is not a violent, highly trained, moody marine vet. Enter the Punisher aka Frank Castle, the fictional Marvel anti-hero who first appeared in The Amazing Spider-Man in 1974. Depicted as an Italian-American vigilante, he employs …

ASTORIA – The Hellenic Film Society USA will present a screening of Digger on Sunday, November 14, at 4 p.m., at the Museum of the Moving Image, 36-01 35th Avenue in Astoria. The film is part of the monthly Greek film series Always on Sunday which has been showing at the Museum since 2018, but …

The monthly Greek film series ALWAYS ON SUNDAY picks up after the pandemic hiatus announced by the Hellenic Film Society USA, with its premiere screening on November 14 at the Museum of the Moving Image in Astoria, Queens. The series kicks off is DIGGER which will be screened at 4 p.m. Digger is the winner …

The Enduring Film Series will host a film screening on the first Tuesday of each month through April at the Riverwalk Theater in Edwards.Walking Mountains Science Center / Courtesy photo The Walking Mountains Science Center screens the first film in its free annual series of sustainable films this Tuesday from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. …

Paramount Players has selected eight novels from author Gregg Hurwitz’s “Marked Man” book series, with the intention of adapting them for a series of feature films. The studio’s division owned by ViacomCBS, headed by Jeremy Kramer, is considering lower budgets for contemporary black thrillers and is specifically looking for diverse and perhaps first-time writers and …

Primal players chose eight novels by the author Gregg Hurwitzfrom the “Marked Man” series of books, with plans to adapt them for a series of feature films. The studio’s division owned by ViacomCBS, headed by Jeremy Kramer, is considering lower budgets for contemporary black thrillers and is specifically looking for diverse and perhaps first-time writers …

THROUGH JULIA TONG 22 OCTOBER 2021 As the lights go down in the expansive Altschul 202 auditorium, a group of impatient students settle into padded, red-rimmed seats and turn their gaze to the screen. There, as part of the Barnard Sloate Media Center feminist film series, they watch captivating women’s stories unfold on screen: a …

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 …

Nitehawk Cinema expands its programming team. The chain, which has branches in Williamsburg and Prospect Park in Brooklyn, NY, hired Cristina Cacioppo and Desmond Thorne to augment its programming staff. They will both report to John Woods, Nitehawk’s director of programming and acquisitions. Cacioppo recently programmed for the Alamo Drafthouse in downtown Brooklyn, where she …

Nitehawk Cinema Expands Its Programming Team. The chain, which has branches in Williamsburg and Prospect Park in Brooklyn, NY, hired Cristina Cacioppo and Desmond Thorne to augment its programming staff. They will both report to John Woods, Nitehawk’s director of programming and acquisitions. Cacioppo recently programmed for the Alamo Drafthouse in downtown Brooklyn, where she …

Barcelona-based digital marketplace Filmarket Hub and Sitges Festival in Catalonia have unveiled this year’s lineups for Sitges Pitchbox, an international pitching event focused on genre feature films and series in development. This year’s event will take place October 8-15 as part of the industry’s broader activities at the Sitges Film Festival. Representatives of each project …

HOLLAND – The Hope College Knickerbocker fall film series will continue the college’s long tradition of presenting current independent and international films. The series will feature four films, each lasting one week, starting with “Rita Moreno: Just a Girl Who Decided to Go” from September 27 to October 27. 2; “Fall in love with Figaro” …

America Ferrera in the 2002 film, Real women have curves. The film will premiere on September 21, 2021 as part of NAU’s annual Tuesday Night Film Series. PAUL HELFORD NAU School of Communication PAUL DONNELLY Department of Comparative Cultural Studies NAU’s long-running Tuesday night movie series is back. Unlike in the past, this year’s series …

WILTON – He is best known as the director of the original “Dracula” (1931) starring Bela Lugosi and the first cult classic “Freaks” (1932), a horror film starring disabled circus performers. But long before these macabre masterpieces, director Tod Browning pushed the boundaries of cinema while developing his craft in the silent era. Often collaborating …

Director of “French Dispatch” Wes anderson is so stranger to share his favorite movies. Now it is twinned with the French Institute Alliance française (FIAF) for a series of seven films devoted to Anderson’s favorite French feature films. The screening series will coincide with the release of Anderson’s next feature film, the aforementioned “French Dispatch” …

The series will begin with a free screening of Diane Kurys’ 1977 feature film “Peppermint Soda” on September 14. “French Dispatch” director Wes Anderson is such a stranger to sharing his favorite movies. Now he’s partnered with the Alliance Française de Institut français (FIAF) for a seven-film series devoted to Anderson’s favorite French feature films. …

OTTAWA, ON, 23 Aug 2021 / CNW / – Upside down, one of the biggest 2SLGBTQ + film festivals in North America and the largest promoter and distributor of 2SLGBTQ + content in Canada, presents The Inside Out x RBC Drive-In Tour in Ottawa. The tour will screen feature films ahead of their theatrical release, …

Six award-winning Jewish-themed films produced in the United States, Syria, Israel, Italy and Poland and will screen in person and virtually starting October 6, for six consecutive weeks. All films have been recognized at festivals in the United States, Europe and Israel. The series is brought to the community by the Jewish Federation of Greater …

(The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of notable videos from across the web. They could be video essays, fan-made productions, feature films, shorts, hilarious skits, or everything about our favorite movies and tv shows. shows.) In this edition, one video essay examines the differences between American and British comedy, while …