Asian film festivals

Dig IN Magazine celebrates the 75th anniversary of the French festival with a continued presence at Cannes Croisette

LOS ANGELES, May 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — walking sticks 2022 Film Festival, which kicked off May 17 and will end on May 28 in Cannes, France returns presenting an exceptional line-up. Dig IN Magazine, with the founder and editor-in-chief, Cindy Maramat the helm, will once again (since 2016) provide film …

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Political, provocative and absurd: why Cannes is a “cathedral of cinema” | Movies

The Truman Show is a 1990s Hollywood film about a man who lives in a bubble, cut off from the world. Played by Jim Carrey, Truman Burbank – surrounded by actors, his every move monitored by cameras – sets a scene and believes it’s real. In the film’s final scene, …

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Q&A: Kishi Bashi talks about the anniversary of his first album and the release of a new film | Arts & Culture

As an Asian American, Kaoru Ishibashi never thought he would make a name for himself as an indie-rock musician. Today, Ishibashi, who performs under the name Kishi Bashi, celebrates the 10th anniversary of his debut album, “151a,” and the release of his new movie “Omoiyari,” which weaves together the experience …

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The Camden Film Club to watch and discuss ‘South Far East’

Baldwin Chiu, producer of the film “Far East Deep South”, explores the complex history of his family in Mississippi. Photo submitted In honor of May’s Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, the Camden Public Library’s Friday Film Club plans to watch and discuss the award-winning 2020 documentary “Far East …

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2022 film festivals and markets: latest dates, postponements and cancellations | News

To help keep track of the changing schedule, Filter keeps this page up to date with the latest film festival and market dates, postponements and cancellations. Festivals taking place online or as hybrid events due to Covid-19 are noted. If not specified, the festival is currently defined as a physical …

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PrattMWP will host the 22nd launch

UTICA – The PrattMWP College of Art and Design will celebrate the achievements of the class of 2022 at the 22nd commencement ceremony to be held at 4 p.m. on Wednesday, May 11 at the Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute Museum of Art. The speaker will be PrattMWP alumnus Lee Milby, an …

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Saudi Audit and Azerbaijani accounting bodies sign cooperation agreement

Pages of Saudi History: A Rare Collection of Documents Recall the Story of Riyadh’s Nasiriyah Gate LONDON: A towering gate that seems to lead nowhere, situated somewhat incongruously on a triangular island created by the intersection of three main roads west of Riyadh, is now an architectural mystery even to …

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This showcase will shine the spotlight on student films from the U of A | Movies

For the first time since 2019, the University of Arizona School of Theater, Film & Television will screen its student films at the Fox Tucson Theater downtown. Homecoming on Saturday, May 7 at 7 p.m. will feature a dozen student films that run the gamut from comedy, drama, horror, and …

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Our Chicago: Advocates discuss Chinatown’s growing community and efforts to end hate crimes during Asia-Pacific American Heritage Month

CHICAGO (WLS) — May is Asia-Pacific American Heritage Month. We spoke with the leaders of two organizations working to empower the Asian American community in Chicago. Grace Pai is the executive director of Asian Americans Advancing Justice Chicago, which marks a milestone: 30 years in the city. It began in …

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Bucks County Playhouse Opens Its 83rd Season With New AMERICAN JADE Play

When award-winning actress and playwright Jodi Long took her first steps onto the Broadway stage in Sidney Lumet’s production of “Nowhere to Go But Up,” she was entering a professional world that ran through her family line. His vaudevillian parents had long walked the stage – in fact, as part …

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Film/Animation Semi-Finalists – Orange County Register

From a list of 49 nominees, the following 15 students were selected as semi-finalists for 2022 Film/Animation Artist of the Year. The students were chosen by a panel of teachers based on written statements, sample films and artistic CVs. Included are links to their work, the specialty in which they …

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Eleven artists will pass between the panels of speakers at the Festival of Books

The Fête du Livre is back, as is live music. From the immense Trojan talent available, 11 student and alumni acts were chosen to perform on the USC stage during the two-day festivities. SATURDAY PROGRAM Greta Pasca Let yourself be carried away by the music of folk-rock singer/songwriter Greta Pasqua, …

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APOS Asia Convention will return as an in-person event

The all-powerful entertainment industry conference APOS will return this year as an in-person event after two years of online-only sessions brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic. However, instead of being operated in its usual April slot from a resort in Bali, Indonesia, APOS 2022 will take place September 27-29 in …

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Reel Sisters donates $15,000 to 3 BIPOC creative women for film projects

Photos: Reel Sisters New York, NY – Reel Sisters of the Diaspora Film Festival & Lecture Series, the Academy’s first qualifying festival dedicated to women filmmakers, recently announced the winners of their Micro Budget Film Fellowship. The grant offers creators the opportunity to produce the pilot of a web series …

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godard: Odia’s film is ready for the UK Fest date | Bhubaneswar News

Bhubaneswar: Odia’s film ‘Adieu Godard’ has been selected to screen at the prestigious 24th UK Asian Film Festival (UKAFF) which starts on May 4. One of the renowned film festivals in the UK, the event is supported by the British Film Institute (BFI) and the Arts Council of England.“It is …

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Best things to do this week: April 11-17, 2022

The Road to River Revival Concert Series returns this week to Market Square Park in downtown | Courtesy of Market Square Park Updated Sunday, April 10, 2022 at 11:30 a.m. Make the most of your week with our top 15 festivals, events and things to do this week in Houston …

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North by North International Film Festival announces varied lineup – Reuters

DULUTH – Zeitgeist has announced the lineup for its first international film festival North by North. More than 80 films of varying lengths will be screened at the nonprofit’s Zeitgeist Zinema from April 27 through May 1. “The primary aim of the festival is to provide a platform for filmmakers …

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After a festival, Aditya Kriplani struggles to get his film released | Web series

Filmmaker Aditya Kriplani Not todaywhich tackles the subject of suicide and mental health, has traveled to various film festivals and won awards, but the path to its release proves to be an arduous one. He reveals that with OTT having become dependent on stars, independent filmmakers have to pay the …

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Queer Parivaar shows how to make LGBTQ+ South Asians feel seen

Bollywood, loved by millions for its opulence, melodramatic storylines and long dance sequences, still has a long way to go in representing people’s real life experiences. Its queer representation, for example, is sorely lacking. That’s why filmmaker Shiva Raichandani set out to change the narrative, delivering the dynamism of India’s …

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It’s Wicked Queer LGBTQ+ Festival time of year; ‘Morbius’, ‘Banyan Tree’ and ‘Apollo’ reviewed

Film Ahead is a weekly column highlighting special events and repertoire programming for the discerning Camberville movie buff. It also includes capsule reviews of films that are not subject to a feature film review. Film festivals the bad fagot folk kicks off the 38th Boston LGBTQ+ Film Festival on April …

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Fuse Media Launches Latino Vibes and Camptastic Channels FAST – The Streamable

Entertainment company Latino Fuse announced during its 2022 upfront presentation on Thursday that it will launch two new ad-supported free-to-air TV channels before the end of the year. The first, Latino Vibes, will be dedicated to English-language Latino entertainment and will celebrate “our vibrant and diverse culture where family is …

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The Asian Cinema Fund (ACF) 2022 resumes its programs after 2 years!

Tuesday, March 29, 2022, 6:39 a.m.Press release: BIFF Asian Cinema Fund (ACF), a support program of the Busan International Film Festival (BIFF) to showcase film projects by talented filmmakers from Korea and Asia, is accepting submissions. Champion of Korean and Asian films, the Asian Cinema Fund (ACF) calls for applications …

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DocuTime bows out and celebrates founder Paula Haller

Paula Haller presents “Science Fair” at a previous DocuTime Film Festival. (Courtesy of Mary Bradley) The art of documentary filmmaking has always been the passion of Paula Haller, founder of the nearly two-decade-old DocuTime Film Festival. The festival will end for a good Sunday after the retirement of the octogenarian. …

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CMU International Film Festival tackles big issues with two weeks of screenings | Screen | Pittsburgh

Click to enlarge Photo: Courtesy of Carnegie Mellon University International Film Festival Luzzu For more than two weeks, the Carnegie Mellon University International Film Festival will draw audiences in with a selection of films from around the world, many of which will screen in Pittsburgh for …

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Amazon Prime Video will premiere a new Tamil film starring Akshara Haasan and Usha Uthup

NEW DELHI : Amazon Prime Video will premiere Tamil coming-of-age comedy-drama, Achcham Madame Naanam Payirppu with Akshara Haasan in the lead role, with Usha Uthup, Anjana Jayaprakash, Malgudi Subha, Janaki Sabesh and Suresh Chandra Menon in key roles. Produced by Trend Loud and written and directed by Raja Ramamurthy, the …

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Takeshi Kitano will receive a lifetime award – The Hollywood Reporter

The pioneering Far East Film Festival in Italy will honor Japanese actor, director, comedian, TV presenter and yakuza film legend Takeshi Kitano with its Golden Mulberry Award, a lifetime achievement honor that recognizes outstanding contributions to popular cinema. The 75-year-old artist, also known by his stage name ‘Beat Takeshi’, will …

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SXSW 2022: Slash/Back, smooth and silent, Nika | Parties and awards

Set in the small arctic hamlet of Pangnirtung, Nunavut, on the longest day of the year when the sun does not set for 24 hours, writer-director Nyla Innuksuk harnesses her personal experience to create a coming of age adult with a touch of alien invasion. Co-written with Ryan Cavan, “Slash/Return” …

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DPA is back with its Hollywood Awards giveaway suite at the Luxe Sunset Boulevard Hotel

‘DPA pre-Oscars 2022 giveaway suite’ will provide gifts to nominees and show support for Ukrainians in need LOS ANGELES, California, U.S., March 14, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Nathalie Dubois and DPA are back Oscars week, with the ‘pre-Oscars DPA giveaway suite’ featuring top companies showcasing their produced in the garden and …

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‘Semkhor’ Voted ‘Best Indian Cinema’ at Bengaluru International Film Festival » News Live TV » Assam

Guwahati: Yet another feather in the cap of acclaimed Assamese filmmaker Aimee Baruah, his Dimasa language feature film “Semkhor” was awarded the “Best Indian Cinema” award at the prestigious Bengaluru International Film Festival (BIFFes). Baruah received the award from Governor Thawar Chand Gehlot. The film festival is organized by Karnataka …

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My big break was a movie about my dad. Then he died

This first-person chronicle is written by filmmaker Ian Bawa. For more information on CBC’s First Person Stories, please see frequently asked questions. When I was a child, my father sometimes bullied me. He would be my mother’s “bad cop” who played the role of “good cop”. When I was 20, …

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The Seattle Asian American Film Festival celebrates its 10th anniversary

by Amanda Ong This year, the Seattle Asian American Film Festival (SAAFF) celebrates its 10th anniversary with virtual features as well as in-person screenings at the Stonehouse Café and the Northwest Film Forum. For its second year online, SAAFF will offer more than 100 short and feature films, documentaries, animated …

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5 Film Festivals Take Over the Movie Screen in Denver and Boulder

The big screen is coming to Denver this weekend with offerings for everyone at five top film festivals. 📽 The 18th edition The Boulder International Film Festival opens this weekend at the Boulder Theatre. Watch “The Duke” with actress Helen Mirren or “The Rust” by Alec Baldwin. Baldwin will also …

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Hong Kong Industry Director Jacob Wong Explains How to Take Films From ‘Cradle to Maturity’ | Characteristics

It has been six months since the Hong Kong International Film Festival Society (HKIFFS) brought together all of its industry initiatives under one roof, appointing Jacob Wong as Director of HKIFF Industry. The film festival programming and project market veteran previously served as the director of the Hong Kong-Asia Film …

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How to watch movies online in Les Biffes?

For the first time, the Bengaluru International Film Festival (Biffes) will screen films online. In a bid to meet the challenges of the pandemic, organizers are expected to host the festival in a hybrid model from March 3-10. So how does this system work? Online movie screening is a new …

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Ukrainian Film Academy calls for boycott of Russian cinema after invasion

The Ukrainian Film Academy has called for an international boycott of Russian cinema as military troops step up their invasion of Ukraine. The academy, which said it speaks on behalf of the society of Ukrainian film professionals and cultural figures, filed an online petition calling on film institutions and professionals …

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PH cinema’s global victories will be honored at the FDCP’s cinema ambassadors evening

John Arcilla will lead the winners of the 6th Film Ambassadors Night of the Film Development Council of the Philippines (FDCP) to be held on February 27 at the newly renovated Metropolitan Theater (MET). John won the Volpi Cup at the 78th Venice International Film Festival for his fine performance …

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Chrissie Chau’s lead actress in Macao film Madalena nominated for Best Actress at Hong Kong Film Awards

MACAO, February 23 – The list of nominees of the “40and Hong Kong Film Awards’ came out recently. Actress Chrissie Chau was nominated for Best Actress as she was the lead actress in the Macau film Madalena, one of the projects selected under the “Feature Film Production Support Program” of …

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San Francisco Arts and Culture Scene Comes to Life in 2022 | India is blooming

Few cities can boast a similar concentration of world-renowned arts organizations, such a rich array of smaller arts organizations, or such a deep community of creative artists and performers as San Francisco – who contribute all to the unique character of the city. Read on for the latest arts and …

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mahishasur marddini: Mahishasur Marddini competing with international films at the Bengaluru Film Festival | Bengali Cinema News

Mahishasur Marddini (Eng: A Night to Remember) by Ranjan Ghosh will compete with 13 other films from Iran, Israel, Japan, China, Philippines, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Afghanistan and Bangladesh in the Asian Cinema Competition section of the 13th Bengaluru International Film Festival. The festival will start on March 3 and run until …

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Turn off the lights! The Big Muddy Film Festival returns to familiar surroundings

CARBONDALE — As the 44th annual Big Muddy Film Festival prepares for another year of showcasing some of the best independent filmmakers, one of Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s signature events will return to a more familiar setting: a theater. After the 2021 edition was limited to a virtual format due …

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A woman’s journey to independence – LE CAROLINIEN

Moulins de Corban Personal editor On February 2, 2022, I had the honor of watching a special screening of “I Am Belmaya”, a documentary about a Nepalese woman who navigates her way through Nepal’s caste system. Belmaya Nepali gains independence by using cinema to break down this social stratification. Belmaya …

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Bangladeshi Rubaiyat Hossain prepares Berlin co-production market project “Difficult Bride”

Acclaimed Bangladeshi director Rubaiyat Hossain, known for her powerful women-centric films, has a new project participating in the Berlinale Co-Production Market and is launching a Female Filmmaker Fellowship. Her Berlinale co-production market project, “The Difficult Bride,” follows Novera, a bride-to-be from present-day Dhaka who is in love with the groom …

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EFM’s Themba Bhebhe explains why structural change is needed in the film industry | News

The theme of diversity and inclusion is at the heart of this year’s European Film Market Online Industry Sessions, taking place under the banner ‘Shaping Change’. Themba Bhebhe, who leads diversity and inclusion for the EFM, has put together a series of in-depth discussions, podcasts and special initiatives tackling issues …

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Things to do in Miami: Wynwood Life Festival, February 19-20, 2022

Life is slowly but surely returning to its colorful and tangy image in Wynwood. And what better indicator than to see the Wynwood Life festival back on the calendar? After a year-long hiatus, the eighth installment of the multi-faceted shindig premieres February 19-20 at Wynwood Marketplace. In line with previous …

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My Journey to the Oscars: Juho Kuosmanen, ‘Compartment 6’ Director

In a new series, Variety meets the directors of the films shortlisted for the International Feature Film Oscar to discuss their journey to the awards, what they’ve learned so far and what caught them off guard. A crush that quickly became a word-of-mouth hit at Cannes, Juho Kuosmanen’s “Compartment No. …

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National Arts Month: Even cemeteries are being used as places to keep the arts alive during the pandemic

MANILA, Philippines — The annual celebration of National Arts Month in February is mandated under Presidential Proclamation No. 683, issued in 1991. In 1992, Republic Act 7356 appointed six agencies to carry out national arts and culture guidelines. These are the offices of the National Museum of the Philippines, the …

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Rye alum produces documentary to raise awareness about domestic violence

Reading time: 4 minutes By Pooja Rambaran In April 2016, while in her second year of journalism at Ryerson, Serena Lalani, then 19, wrote a blog post detailing her escape from an abusive relationship. After years of muscle aches and bruises, jealousy, possessiveness and hateful words spat out at her, …

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Festivals are a space for new voices and political debate, Rotterdam panel finds | News

IDFA Artistic Director Orwa Nyrabia spoke virtually with three filmmakers at the International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR) to highlight the growing importance of festivals as spaces for political debate. Nyrabia was joined by US-based artist, programmer and researcher Abby Sun, and Indian filmmakers Pooja Shetty and Neil Pagedar. They urged …

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12 Filipino movies to watch in 2022

The columnist (center) with Jun Robles Lana (right) — director of ‘Amoral’ and ‘About Us But Not About Us’ — and director Percy Intalan. Filipino cinema is alive and well – take a look at some of the films slated for release this year. Despite being in the midst of …

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Asian Film Festivals in 2022 – The Reel Bits

The past two years have made us think about what the future of film festivals could be. After all, global festivals have evolved so much over the past few years that they might need to take a Dramamine for motion sickness. Yet cinema always finds a way. As we look …

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Netflix, Tribeca Studios and Gold House Unveil Three API Directors for First-Ever Future Gold Film Fellowship

Netflix, Tribeca Studios and Gold House have teamed up to launch the first promotion of the Future Gold Film Fellowship, featuring directors Lloyd Lee Choi, Erin Lau and Derek Nguyen. The Gold Film Fellowship was designed with Asian and Pacific Islander (API) filmmakers in mind and will give all three …

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The best things to do in Dallas this weekend – Lunar New Year celebrations, Galentine pop-ups and film festivals

From Lunar New Year celebrations to Galentine’s Day pop-ups, these are the best things to do in Dallas this weekend. Vietnamese Ngon Cuisine celebrates the Lunar New Year with a 3-day festival. (Photo by Thanin Viriyaki) Celebrate the Lunar New Year The second weekend of 15th Annual Asia Time Square …

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‘Thought Hope Frozen’ had gone as far as it could: Pailin Wedel

The Emmy-winning film, now streaming on Netflix, proves that life, death, science and religion are not mutually exclusive After creating waves at over 20 festivals around the world and winning a plethora of awards, the Thai film, frozen hopen, won none other than Best Emmy Award recently. It is also …

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Last Minute Weekend Ideas in the DC Area 1/20-1/23

A “Roomie-bot”. Photo courtesy of Arts and Industries Building. Have a nice week end Hello neighbor, A scoop for you! The National Geographic Museum has just announced that it reopen in February with two exhibitions: “Once Upon a Climb: Stories From Everest” and “The Greatest Wildlife Photographs”. The museum offers …

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‘Bravo’ for a South Asian girl – Times News Online

Published on January 14, 2022 at 9:03 p.m. Anjali is a girl who is not afraid to take on challenges. She won’t let them stop her from achieving her goals. She looks a lot like Sheetal Sheth, author of the picture books that started with “Always Anjali” and the second …

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Film industry executives weigh pros and cons of attending Berlin

Berlin’s Martin Gropius Bau building won’t be bustling with the frenetic dealings of the European film market, but the global film industry is still considering trips to Germany for an in-person Berlinale. Sales companies with a film at the festival, which runs February 10-16, largely plan to show up, and …

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Sight, Sound & Story: Live Presents “Behind the Lens: Shooting the Western Film” on January 27

Get a behind-the-scenes look at the filming of the western with the acclaimed DPs of ‘The Harder They Fall’ and ‘Old Henry’ NEW YORK, NEW YORK, USA, Jan. 13, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Manhattan Edit Workshop’s ‘Sight, Sound & Story: Live’ monthly online event series continues on Jan. 27 ‘Behind the …

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Adobe: Keep it real with the filmmaker, educator and co-founder of the Don Mua festival

Stay real with filmmaker, educator and co-founder of the Don Muña festival Where I’m from: Don Muña Natural splendor is part of the daily life of Guam-based filmmaker and educator Don Muña, who co-founded the Guam International Film Festival (GIFF) 10 years ago with his brother Kel. Here, tropical breezes …

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Best of LGBTQ LA Readers’ Choice Award 2022 finalists vote

LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival (LAAPFF), presented annually by Visual Communications (VC), announced this week as the first series of films to be screened as part of the 37th annual Festival, which will be a hybrid event taking place virtually and in person at select …

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January Food and Drink Events in Greater Phoenix

You might be in an eating coma after Christmas and New Years, but there are definitely some must-see food events in January. Whether it is learning about the relationship between farmers and restaurants, a magical afternoon tea and several beer festivals, it is sure to be a fun start to …

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Should small eyes offend the Chinese? Debate over triggers for a new movie

Chinese animated film I am what I am has been embroiled in controversy since its inception on December 17, simultaneously receiving a tidal wave of five-star reviews and negative comments on Douban, China’s response to IMDb. The harsh words mostly focus on the size and shape of the eyes of …

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The 13th edition of the Bengaluru International Film Festival will be held in February 2022

The 13th edition of the Bengaluru International Film Festival (BIFFES) is scheduled to be held in February 2022. The announcement was made by the festival’s organizer, Karnataka Chalanachitra Academy. The event was scheduled to take place in April 2021 but has been postponed due to the pandemic. A statement on …

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Bill to grant incentives to winning artists tabled

Paolo Romero – The Filipino Star December 27, 2021 | 00h00 MANILA, Philippines – A bill to provide incentives to award-winning filmmakers, writers, artists and performers at international film festivals and other prestigious competitions has been introduced in the Senate. Senator Sonny Angara introduced Senate Bill 2467 or the “Artist …

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Kazakh film “Poet” enters the program of the 72nd Berlin International Film Festival

NUR-SULTAN – “Akyn” (“Poet”) a movie directed by Kazakh director Darezhan Omirbayev is among the top ten titles at Forum 2022 – a prestigious program of the 72nd Berlin International Film Festival, better known as Berlinale, one of the largest annual film festivals in the world, Kazakhfilm press service reports. …

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Bucks County Playhouse Launches South Asian Art Initiative

NEW HOPE, PA – Producers at Bucks County Playhouse on Tuesday announced a new multidisciplinary program called the South Asian Artistic Initiative, designed to showcase the impact of South Asian heritage arts and artists. Local producers Alexander Fraser, Robyn Goodman and Josh Fiedler are teaming up with producer, director and …

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How She Moves is an ode to a beloved teacher and her resistance

The short documentary traces the inspiring life of Indu Mitha, one of Pakistan’s last classical dance teachers. “You are what you can do,” says 90-year-old Indu Mitha, a teacher from Bharatnatyam who has dedicated her life to teaching dance in Pakistan. Directed and produced by Anya Raza and Ayesha Linnea, …

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Mike Silva, candidate for Newark East neighborhood council seat, announces lead campaign team

Michael J. Silva, candidate for the open council seat in East Newark, today announced key members of his campaign team. “I couldn’t be happier to announce the formation of our campaign’s senior management team,” said Michael J. Silva. “Throughout my career, I have dedicated my life to serving our community …

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ViacomCBS Directors Initiative Defines Five For Its Class 2021-22 – Deadline

This is scene 1, Take 1 for class 2021-22 from the initiative of the directors of ViacomCBS. This year’s group, which is guaranteed to lead a television episode on CBS, includes Julie Herlocker, Joy T. Lane Steven J. Kung, Pat Santana and Bao Tran. The initiative provides a platform for …

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Full Circle Lab Philippines extended for three years | News

The Film Development Council of the Philippines (FDCP) and the French production and consulting company Tatino Films are teaming up for a new three-year cycle (2022-2024) of the Full Circle Lab Philippines for film professionals from the Philippines and Southeast Asia. Launched in 2019, the Project and Talent Development Program …

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EP “American Experience” Cameo George Presents Upcoming Season

Since being named executive producer of “American Experience” in July 2020, Cameo George has been busy expanding and diversifying PBS’s roster of iconic historical documentary series, with the upcoming 34th season being the first fully produced. under his leadership. The new “American Experience” season kicks off February 7 with “Riveted: …

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The world of entertainment has seen a rebirth in 2021

After a year of closures and cancellations, 2021 has brought a rebirth and renewal to the entertainment industry. Glamor made a big comeback on catwalks and red carpets in Europe and the United States, which saw the return of the Met Gala and major film festivals and awards shows. The …

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Filmocracy presents impact cinema at the second edition of the Filmocracy Fest

Filmocracy festival logo “We hope that our passion for making impact films will manifest in our programming,” says co-founder Paul Jun, who developed Filmocracy For Change with co-founder and programmer Jon Fitzgerald. “Filmocracy is dedicated to supporting impact filmmaking through education, mentorship and programming.” LOS ANGELES (PRWEB) December 07, 2021 …

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Bulbul director Paudel arrives with new movie “Rubber City”

KATMANDOU: Binod Paudel, director of Bulbul, is soon preparing a new feature film “Rubber City”. Shot in the United States, this film is a story of the struggles of Bhutanese refugees who languished in Nepal for over a decade and then resettled in the United States. The “Rubber City” team …

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Lowell High School Documentary “Try Harder” Opens in San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) – High-performing Lowell High School in San Francisco has been in the news about the school district’s review of its admissions process. But while stories about Lowell often treat college students like faceless numbers, a new documentary opening Friday in major cities, including San Francisco, shines a …

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Gay Men’s Chorus of Los Angeles in Westfield Century City this Friday!

LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival (LAAPFF), presented annually by Visual Communications (VC), announced this week as the first series of films to be screened as part of the 37th annual Festival, which will be a hybrid event taking place virtually and in person at select …

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iview: Favorites of the AFTRS Festival | TV tonight

AFTRS Festival Favorites, a new award-winning short film program by students of the Australian Film Television and Radio School, will launch today on ABC iview. Each of the eight shorts has been screened at film festivals around the world – from the Wairoa Māori Film Festival in New Zealand to …

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Farooki attends “No land’s man” screening at Cairo International Film Festival

Mostofa Sarwar Farooki attended the screening of “No Land’s Man” at the Cairo International Film Festival with AR Rahman, Megan Mitchel TBS Report November 29, 2021, 2:50 PM Last modification: November 29, 2021, 3:59 PM Farooki attended the screening of “No Land’s Man” at the Cairo International Film Festival with …

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The film festival can be a platform to celebrate cinematic diversity

It is a space to celebrate criticism, festival, competition and idea. Jakarta (ANTARA) – The film festival could become a platform to celebrate diversity in the world of cinema, an official from the Ministry of Education, Culture, Research and Technology said on Saturday at the ‘an online press conference. In …

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Singapore Media Festival opens local content to global possibilities

Even through tumultuous times marked by interrupted filming schedules and travel restrictions, the tenacity and drive to create authentic stories continues to propel Asian media far beyond all barriers. Now, after not meeting in person for a year – in some cases two years – press conferences and festivals are …

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Film explores the experience of Chinese immigrants

Film explores the experience of Chinese immigrants published: Nov 24, 2021 at 4:00 AM A scene from the meditation park. photo courtesy of Colin Bentley The RCB Film Club is screening Meditation Park, a heartwarming film from Canada, at the RCB Forum, 2nd Floor of River City Bangkok, Charoen Krung …

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Explore the rise of the Punjabi UK garage in this new film

Published on 22 November 2021 Category New Based on archival footage and interviews. A new documentary – titled The birth of Punjabi Garage – tells the story of the rise of the Punjabi garage in the UK. Co-produced by Yung Singh and Cameron Barnfield of Ministry of Sound, The birth …

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“American” dreams come true: UF professor launches film about American Muslims

Iman Zawahry For filmmaker Iman Zawahry, cinema is about creating nuanced narratives that more faithfully reflect real life than the stereotypes perpetuated by mass media. In short, his art is about pure storytelling, and Zawahry recently showcased his approach with his latest film, “Americanish,” which screened at the Fort Lauderdale …

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Cinedigm acquires North American rights to romantic comedy ‘7 Days’

The film, by the Duplass brothers, debuted at the Tribeca Film Festival earlier this year LOS ANGELES, CA / ACCESSWIRE / November 17, 2021 / Cinedigm today announced that the Company has acquired all North American rights to the romantic comedy 7 days, which premiered at the 2021 Tribeca Film …

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Cinedigm acquires Rom-Com Exec produced by Duplass Brothers – deadline

EXCLUSIVE: Cinedigm has acquired the North American rights to Roshan Sethi’s first feature film, 7 days, with plans to hit theaters early next year. The executive of the romantic comedy produced by the Duplass brothers centers around Ravi (Karan Soni) and Rita (Geraldine Viswanathan), two Indian-Americans who are settled on …

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Marvel’s Weirdest Movie Explores Spiritual Themes

FILM REVIEW: ‘The Eternals’ Director: Chloe Zhao To throw: Gemma Chan, Richard Madden, Salma Hayek, Angelina Jolie, Don Lee, Kumail Nanjiani, Lia McHugh, Brian Tyree Henry, Barry Keoghan, Lauren Midloff, Kit Harrington Kind: Fantastic action The language of the country: United States / English Duration: 2 h 37 min Release …

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What to do this week: November 9

Now that we’ve reset the clocks and plunged back into the nicest time of the year, we’ve got the perfect excuse to officially prioritize friends, family, and fun until the end of 2021. If you will need inspiration to spice up your week, check out all the live performances, online …

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Onoda, the man who fought reality

It’s Sunday evening in a small town in southwestern France where the geese are far more numerous than the human population. The cinema here has more than 100 seats, but thanks to the pandemic, only four are occupied. This tiny detachment of hardcore moviegoers seems quite appropriate for the movie …

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The future of the film festival

Besides its obvious effects on health systems, the COVID-19 (2019 coronavirus disease) pandemic has also put many industries in a state of flux and grappling with new realities and new demands, and film festivals. are no exception. At a recent panel discussion, which was part of the recently opened Tokyo …

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Unleash Horror (Pinoy) in the world

FDCP President Liza at the Singapore premiere of ‘Eerie’. Filipino cinema has developed a rich tradition of horror with its long list of masterpieces. Some characters have become fond, albeit frightening, childhood memories. Just ask your Tita for her favorite episode of “Shake, Rattle, and Roll” (SRR). She can tell …

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A poetic film about a woman’s journey in life, love and beyond | Bengali movie news

Promita Bhowmik, whose short film “Porichoy” (The Identity) was recently awarded at several prestigious international film festivals, released another interesting poetry film called “Apeksha” (The Waiting). The 8-minute short film is based on a Bengali poem written by the director herself. Speaking about the concept of her poetic film, Promita …

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Taiwanese cinema wins at Busan Film Festival

Despite being plunged into the shadow of the global COVID-19 pandemic, the Taiwanese film industry continued to thrive in 2021. This is thanks to precautions taken at the local level, enabling a wide range of new works. to flourish. The industry’s continued productivity is evident in the number of Taiwanese …

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SPOTLIGHT: UNTIL DEATH SHARES US – Journal

Filmmaker Rahul Aijaz. “I don’t want to be branded as a Sindhi-language filmmaker. I want to be known as a filmmaker, who sometimes makes Sindhi films, ”Rahul Aijaz tells me over the phone. At half an hour, it was one of the few short conversations between us. Aijaz – who …

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