Film Festival News

News from all the major film festivals around the world including, Sundance, Venice, Toronto and Cannes.

Zombies make history at 72nd Cannes Film Festival with Donald Trump’s...

The 72nd Cannes Film Festival made history with Jim Jarmusch's zombie film The Dead Don't Die opening the festival. Donald Trump's wall also got some attention.

Cannes 2019: Film festival talks women’s issues

As issues on gender equality have boiled over, the Cannes Film Festival is dealing with them head on as it opens.

72nd Cannes Film Festival: Familiar faces return as tradition holds on

Plenty of familiar faces will be on the 72nd Cannes Film Festival red carpet, but Netflix will be noticeably absent.

2019 Tribeca Film Festival takes it uptown to ‘The Apollo’

The 18th Annual Tribeca Film Festival went uptown to Harlem to unveil The Apollo documentary at the Apollo theater.

‘Miseducation of Cameron Post’ wins top prize at Sundance 2018

Chloe Grace Moretz film The Miseducation of Cameron Post took one of the top prizes at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival awards followed by Kailash, Of Fathers and Sons and Butterflies.

Sundance 2018 Day 9: ‘Long Dumb Road,’ ‘America to Me,’ Spike...

It's the winding down of the 2018 Sundance Film Festival and Day 9 kept it light with Jason Mantzoukas Long Dumb Road and got a little intense with Spike Lee's Pass Over and America to Me.

Sundance 2018 Day 8: ‘We the Animals,’ ‘On Her Shoulders’ and...

Day 8 at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival had distributors frustrated and grumbling that there just wasn't enough films for them to pick up even though it was one of their better lineups covering a wide range of topics. When Sundance remembers why it began, studios complain but audiences have been very happy with their choices.

Andrea Riseborough talks Hollywood sexism, Mother Sucker and four films at...

English actress Andrea Riseborough talks about the four films she's featured in at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival, sexism in the movie industry and her female led production company Mother Sucker.

Sundance 2018 Day 7: National Lampoon, ‘Monsters and Men,’ ‘American Animals’...

Day 7 of the 2018 Sundance Film Festival saw National Lampoon getting a wonderful biopic starring Joel McHale and Emmy Rossum with A Futile and Stupid Gesture while the NYPD gets another look with Monsters and Men.

Tim Wardle talks ‘Three Identical Strangers,’ family and nature versus nurture

Director Tim Wardle talks about his documentary film Three Identical Strangers that features triplets, Robert Shafran, Eddy Galland and David Kellman who were separated at birth in a very twisty conspiracy thriller type story. He discusses family, identity and the idea of nature versus nurture.

Sundance 2018 Day 6: Robert Pattinson’s ‘Damsel,’ Hal Ashby doc, ‘Quiet...

Day 6 of the 2018 Sundance Film Festival brings some wonderful films like the Hal Ashby documentary, Hal, Quiet Heroes, a somber look at the AIDS/HIV crisis, Of Fathers and Sons and Robert Pattinson's Damsel.

Álvaro Gago’s ‘Matria’ wins 2018 Sundance Film Festival Shorts Jury Prize

The 2018 Sundance Film Festival has announced their shorts awards which included director/screenwriter Álvaro Gago's Matria along with Hair Wolf, The Trader and Emergency. Full list of winners included.