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LION ARK Wins Best Documentary at 2014 Palm Beach International Film FestivalLION ARK Wins Best Documentary at 2014 Palm Beach International Film Festival
April 14, 2014

The dramatic live action rescue documentary Lion Ark brought its tally of awards to six at Palm Beach International Film Festival winning the audience vote for Best Documentary in a field of 28 docume... (more...)


MTV Unveils Contents of 2014 MTV MOVIE AWARDS Talent Gift BagsMTV Unveils Contents of 2014 MTV MOVIE AWARDS Talent Gift Bags
April 10, 2014

MTV today revealed the exclusive contents included in the custom-designed "2014 MTV Movie Awards" gift bag for attending celebrity nominees, presenters and performers. (more...)


Review Roundup: CESAR CHAVEZ Opens on FridayReview Roundup: CESAR CHAVEZ Opens on Friday
by Matt Tamanini - March 28, 2014

Director Diego Luna's biopic of California farm worker, labor leader, and civil rights activist opens in theaters on Friday. The film stars Michael Peña as César Chávez, America Ferrera as his wife, H... (more...)


HBO Documentary Films to Release THE CASE AGAINST 8 in Theaters This JuneHBO Documentary Films to Release THE CASE AGAINST 8 in Theaters This June
March 21, 2014

THE CASE AGAINST 8, directed by Ben Cotner and Ryan White, will be released in theaters Friday, June 6 by HBO Documentary Films and debut Monday, June 23 on HBO, (more...)


Forest Whitaker Receives NAACP Chairman's Award at 45th NAACP Image Awards TonightForest Whitaker Receives NAACP Chairman's Award at 45th NAACP Image Awards Tonight
February 22, 2014

Academy Award-winning actor, producer, director and 2014 Image Award nominee, Forest Whitaker is set to receive the NAACP Chairman's Award during the 45th NAACP Image Awards, broadcast live tonight, F... (more...)


Idris Elba, Vin Diesel & More Join NAACP IMAGE AWARDS Presenters Line-UpIdris Elba, Vin Diesel & More Join NAACP IMAGE AWARDS Presenters Line-Up
February 13, 2014

The NAACP and TV One announce today the second group of presenters confirmed to participate at the 45th NAACP Image Awards including Idris Elba, Vin Diesel, Terry Crews, Nia Long, Naomie Harris, Morri... (more...)


DALLAS BUYERS CLUB Among 25th Annual GLAAD Media Awards NomineesDALLAS BUYERS CLUB Among 25th Annual GLAAD Media Awards Nominees
January 30, 2014

Today GLAAD announced the nominees for the 25th Annual GLAAD Media Awards, recognizing powerful and important media stories from 2013 - an historic year for LGBT equality. (more...)


Forest Whitaker to Receive NAACP Chairman's Award at 45th NAACP Image AwardsForest Whitaker to Receive NAACP Chairman's Award at 45th NAACP Image Awards
January 28, 2014

Academy Award-winning actor, producer, director and 2014 Image Award nominee, Forest Whitaker is set to receive the NAACP Chairman's Award during the 45th NAACP Image Awards (more...)


Sundance Institute Presents Films in U.S. and World Competitions, NEXT <=> at 2014 Festival, Beg. TodaySundance Institute Presents Films in U.S. and World Competitions, NEXT <=> at 2014 Festival, Beg. Today
January 16, 2014

Sundance Institute presents the films selected for the U.S. and World Cinema Dramatic and Documentary Competitions and the out-of-competition NEXT <=> section of the 2014 Sundance Film Festival, tod... (more...)


11 Independent Films to Make Digital Debut via Sundance Institute's Artist Services11 Independent Films to Make Digital Debut via Sundance Institute's Artist Services
January 14, 2014

Sundance Institute today announced the 11 independent films now available through a variety of platforms and storefronts, (more...)


Sundance Institute Announces Films in U.S. and World Competitions, NEXT <=> for 2014 FestivalSundance Institute Announces Films in U.S. and World Competitions, NEXT <=> for 2014 Festival
December 04, 2013

Sundance Institute announced today the films selected for the U.S. and World Cinema Dramatic and Documentary Competitions and the out-of-competition NEXT <=> section of the 2014 Sundance Film Festival... (more...)


Lee Daniels' THE BUTLER to Return to Theaters for Oscar RunLee Daniels' THE BUTLER to Return to Theaters for Oscar Run
December 04, 2013

Deadline reports that Lee Daniels' “The Butler” will return to theaters beginning this Friday, December 6th, in a last minute push for Oscar recognition. The historical film will play in 1007 theaters... (more...)





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