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New York Latino Film Festival Announces Sponsors for Return This October New York Latino Film Festival Announces Sponsors for Return This October
by Movies News Desk - August 16, 2017

On the heels of receiving a record number of submissions across all major categories for its highly anticipated 14th edition, The New York Latino Film Festival (NYLFF), presented by HBO, will make its triumphant return October 11-15... (more...)
Patty Jenkins and Antoine Fuqua Join Lexus Short Films Season 4 Selection Committee Patty Jenkins and Antoine Fuqua Join Lexus Short Films Season 4 Selection Committee
by Movies News Desk - August 14, 2017

After an exciting launch in June at Tokyo Short Shorts for Season 4 of Lexus Short Films, Lexus International and The Weinstein Company have now announced Patty Jenkins, best known for directing Warner Bros. and DC Comics Wonder Woman and her debut feature Monster, and Antoine Fuqua, best known for ... (more...)
Theatre, Music, Poetry and More Slated for Irish Arts Center's Fall 2017 Season Theatre, Music, Poetry and More Slated for Irish Arts Center's Fall 2017 Season
by BWW News Desk - August 10, 2017

Irish Arts Center (IAC), the arts and cultural center dedicated to projecting a dynamic image of Ireland and Irish America for the 21st century, has announced its fall 2017 season. The lineup epitomizes IAC's commitment to building community with a diversity of arts institutions, artists and audienc... (more...)
Amanda Peet, John Slattery Among Guest Stars Set for Amazon Original Series THE ROMANOFFS Amanda Peet, John Slattery Among Guest Stars Set for Amazon Original Series THE ROMANOFFS
by TV News Desk - August 07, 2017

Amazon Original Series THE ROMANOFFS, co-produced with Weinstein Television and created, written, directed and executive produced by nine-time Emmy award winner Matthew Weiner (Mad Men), has set a world-class slate of guest actors slated to join the series... (more...)
Netflix Original Documentary ONE OF US to Premiere at 2017 Toronto Film Fest Netflix Original Documentary ONE OF US to Premiere at 2017 Toronto Film Fest
by TV News Desk - August 01, 2017

Netflix announced today its original documentary ONE OF US, a film by Heidi Ewing and Rachel Grady (Jesus Camp, Detropia). The film will have its world premiere at this year's Toronto International Film Festival and will launch in all 190 countries that Netflix is available later this Fall.... (more...)
THE PULITZER AT 100 Opens 8/11 in Los Angeles THE PULITZER AT 100 Opens 8/11 in Los Angeles
by BWW News Desk - July 28, 2017

First Run Features announces the Los Angeles premiere of The Pulitzer at 100 on August 11, 2017 at Laemmle Music Hall, following the New York opening at the Lincoln Plaza Cinema.... (more...)
Dick Van Dyke Will Receive Britannia Award for Excellence In Television Dick Van Dyke Will Receive Britannia Award for Excellence In Television
by BWW News Desk - July 20, 2017

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts Los Angeles (BAFTA Los Angeles) is pleased to announce that beloved actor Dick Van Dyke will receive the Britannia Award for Excellence in Television at the 2017 AMD British Academy Britannia Awards Presented by American Airlines.  This year's event wi... (more...)
Outfest Los Angeles Announces Award Winners for 2017 LGBT FILM FESTIVAL Outfest Los Angeles Announces Award Winners for 2017 LGBT FILM FESTIVAL
by Movies News Desk - July 17, 2017

OUTFEST LOS ANGELES LGBT FILM FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES 2017 AWARD WINNERS Inbox x Alex adrapac@mprm.com via mail37.suw15.mcsv.net 6:34 PM (13 hours ago) to robert FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PLEASE CONTACT: Alex Drapac / MPRM Communications adrapac@mprm.com 32... (more...)
HBO to Present Intimate Portrait of Iconic Film Director in SPIELBERG, Premiering 10/7 HBO to Present Intimate Portrait of Iconic Film Director in SPIELBERG, Premiering 10/7
by TV News Desk - July 11, 2017

One of the most famous filmmakers in the world, Steven Spielberg pulls back the curtain on his remarkable career more than ever before in the exclusive HBO presentation SPIELBERG... (more...)
VEEP Season 6 & SILICON VALLEY Season 4 are Available for Digital Download this Month VEEP Season 6 & SILICON VALLEY Season 4 are Available for Digital Download this Month
by BWW News Desk - July 10, 2017

Season six of the Emmy-winning Outstanding Comedy Series VEEP will be available for Digital Download on July 24, 2017, with the critically acclaimed latest season coming to Blu-ray and DVD on September 12, 2017. The "gleefully foul as ever" (The New York Times) new season stars 5-time consecutive Em... (more...)
Queer|Art Initiates The Barbara Hammer Lesbian Experimental Filmmaking Grant Queer|Art Initiates The Barbara Hammer Lesbian Experimental Filmmaking Grant
by BWW News Desk - July 07, 2017

Queer|Art, the New York City-based non-profit, is pleased to introduce Queer|Art|Awards, a new program of grants, prizes, and awards that will provide various kinds of direct support-monetary and otherwise-to LGBTQ artists. Over time, Queer|Art|Awards seeks to include a spectrum of support that will... (more...)
HBO'S THE WIZARD OF LIES Available on Digital Download 7/10; Blu-ray & DVD This October HBO'S THE WIZARD OF LIES Available on Digital Download 7/10; Blu-ray & DVD This October
by TV News Desk - July 06, 2017

HBO Films' THE WIZARD OF LIES chronicles the events that led up to Madoff's admission and the devastating aftermath. Watch Robert De Niro give “one of this best screen performances” (The New York Times) when The Wizard of Lies is available for Digital Download July 10th, 2017 and on Blu-ray and DVD ... (more...)
Sundance Institute and Skywalker Sound Announce Composers, Directors for 2017 Music and Sound Design Labs Sundance Institute and Skywalker Sound Announce Composers, Directors for 2017 Music and Sound Design Labs
by Movies News Desk - July 05, 2017

Sundance Institute and Skywalker Sound today announced the composers and directors selected for the Sundance Institute Music and Sound Design Labs, which return to the legendary Skywalker Sound Facilities for the fifth year.... (more...)
Amazon to Premiere New Half-Hour Series COMRADE DETECTIVE on Amazon Prime Video 8/4 Amazon to Premiere New Half-Hour Series COMRADE DETECTIVE on Amazon Prime Video 8/4
by TV News Desk - June 29, 2017

Amazon Studios today announced COMRADE DETECTIVE, a new half-hour live action series that will premiere August 4 exclusively on Amazon Prime Video in the US, UK, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand.... (more...)
Syfy Picks Up TREMORS to Pilot; Kevin Bacon to Reprise Original Film Role Syfy Picks Up TREMORS to Pilot; Kevin Bacon to Reprise Original Film Role
by TV News Desk - June 27, 2017

SYFY announced today that TREMORS, starring Kevin Bacon reprising his original role from the 1990 film of the same name, has been ordered to pilot. From Universal Cable Productions, the drama was written by Andrew Miller ('The Secret Circle'), who will also serve as showrunner and executive producer... (more...)
Playwrights Tony Kushner, Paula Vogel, Ayad Akhtar and More Featured in New Documentary PULITZER AT 100 Playwrights Tony Kushner, Paula Vogel, Ayad Akhtar and More Featured in New Documentary PULITZER AT 100
by Movies News Desk - June 26, 2017

First Run Features has announced the theatrical premiere of The Pulitzer at 100, the latest documentary by Oscar and Emmy-winning director Kirk Simon. The film opens at the prestigious Lincoln Plaza Cinema on July 21, with other cities to follow.... (more...)
TONY Host Kevin Spacey to Receive 2017 Int'l EMMY Founders Award TONY Host Kevin Spacey to Receive 2017 Int'l EMMY Founders Award
by TV News Desk - June 20, 2017

The International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced today that it will present the 2017 International Emmy® Founders Award to two time Academy Award winning actor and producer, Kevin Spacey.... (more...)
HBO  Celebrates July 4th with Debut of THE WORDS THAT BUILT AMERICA HBO Celebrates July 4th with Debut of THE WORDS THAT BUILT AMERICA
by TV News Desk - June 09, 2017

The Declaration of Independence, The United States Constitution and The Bill of Rights are the words that built this country. Written by America's founding fathers, they provide a blueprint for our democracy.... (more...)
2017 HBOAccess Writing Fellowship Winners Selected 2017 HBOAccess Writing Fellowship Winners Selected
by TV News Desk - June 09, 2017

HBO announced the 11 writers selected, out of 3,600 submissions, to participate in the 2017 HBOAccess Writing Fellowship, which will run from July through February. The fellowship begins with a series of master classes from July 17-21 in their Santa Monica offices after which each writer or team wi... (more...)
WONDER WOMAN Tops Winners of 18th Annual GOLDEN TRAILER AWARDS WONDER WOMAN Tops Winners of 18th Annual GOLDEN TRAILER AWARDS
by TV News Desk - June 07, 2017

Winners of the 18th Annual GOLDEN TRAILER AWARDS were announced last night at the Saban Theater in Beverly Hills, CA. The annual awards show honors achievements in motion picture marketing, including film trailers, posters and television advertisements.... (more...)
BWW Interview: Gillian Pensavalle and Patrick Hinds, hosts of TRUE CRIME OBSESSED Podcast BWW Interview: Gillian Pensavalle and Patrick Hinds, hosts of TRUE CRIME OBSESSED Podcast
by Jennifer McHugh - June 05, 2017

When I was 12 years old, the Homecoming Queen in our small town in Pennsylvania was killed in a drunk driving accident. A few months later, her older brother shot the driver of the car that killed her point blank in the head four times. But did he really do it? Was he covering for his brother? Or hi... (more...)
CHRIS GETHARD: CAREER SUICIDE Available for Digital Download 6/12 CHRIS GETHARD: CAREER SUICIDE Available for Digital Download 6/12
by TV News Desk - June 05, 2017

Executive produced by Judd Apatow, CHRIS GETHARD: CAREER SUICIDE is available for Digital Download on June 12.... (more...)
2017 OUTFEST LOS ANGELES LGBT Film Festival Announces Complete Lineup 2017 OUTFEST LOS ANGELES LGBT Film Festival Announces Complete Lineup
by TV News Desk - June 02, 2017

Celebrating its 35th Anniversary, Outfest – the Los Angeles-based nonprofit organization promoting equality by creating, sharing, and protecting LGBT stories on the screen – today announced the complete programming lineup for the 2017 Outfest Los Angeles LGBT Film Festival presented by HBO. The nati... (more...)
Download HBO's THE IMMORTAL LIFE OF HENRIETTA LACKS, Starring Oprah Winfrey, This Month Download HBO's THE IMMORTAL LIFE OF HENRIETTA LACKS, Starring Oprah Winfrey, This Month
by TV News Desk - May 24, 2017

See Oprah Winfrey in 'one of the best performances of her career' (Variety), when The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks is available for Digital Download May 29th.... (more...)
20th Annual Brooklyn Film Festival Announces Lineup 20th Annual Brooklyn Film Festival Announces Lineup
by Movies News Desk - May 15, 2017

The Brooklyn Film Festival (BFF), presented this year by Stella Artois, announced today the film lineup for the 2017 edition.... (more...)