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John Arcilla, who has done more than 50 movies and television series — some of Photo

John Arcilla, who has done more than 50 movies and television series — some of them were international films such as Sean Ellis’ â€"Metro Manila” and John Sayles’ â€"Amigo” ­— plays Joseph, a security guard at a pharmaceutical laboratory in M

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Jury Revealed for Geena Davis' 8th Annual Bentonville Film Festival Photo Jury Revealed for Geena Davis' 8th Annual Bentonville Film Festival
by Marissa Tomeo - May 4, 2022

Today, The Bentonville Film Festival unveiled their distinguished Competition Jury, singularly dedicated to inclusive representation in media and entertainment. The festival, produced by the BFFoundation and chaired by Academy Award-winning Actor Geena Davis, will take place in-person June 22-26 and virtually June 22-July 3. The illustrious group of jurors is composed of award-winning producers, directors, actors and authors, including actor Yolonda Ross, film and television producer Bird Runningwater, actor Shohreh Aghdashloo, writer and filmmaker Justine Bateman, among others. The Festival is sponsored by Founding Partner, Walmart and Presenting Partner Coca-Cola. 

New Film Series at Japan Society to Hold Screenings from May 13th through June 3rd Photo New Film Series at Japan Society to Hold Screenings from May 13th through June 3rd
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 13, 2022

Japan Society presents Part of the Okinawa in Focus series and the Globus Film Series, Visions of Okinawa: Cinematic Reflections. The screenings of these films are set for May 13th through June 3rd. In-theater screenings are set for May 13th through May 21st. Virtual screenings will run from May 14th through June 3rd. The films will be available to stream in North America or globally. For details, see the individual titles of the films below. 

Rita Moreno To be Honored At Museum Of The Moving Image Photo Rita Moreno To be Honored At Museum Of The Moving Image
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 23, 2021

Legendary star of screen and stage Rita Moreno will be honored by Museum of the Moving Image at its 2021 Moving Image Awards on Wednesday, December 1. Moreno has won all four of the most prestigious awards in show business-an Oscar, a Tony, two Emmys, and a Grammy-and has appeared in more than 40 feature films.

TALKING FEDS Launches WOMEN AT THE TABLE Series Photo TALKING FEDS Launches WOMEN AT THE TABLE Series
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 15, 2020

Celebrated political podcast Talking Feds is launching a new series, “Women at the Table.”

Edmond J. Safra Hall Presents Frank London's Klezmer Brass Allstars Featuring Special Photo Edmond J. Safra Hall Presents Frank London's Klezmer Brass Allstars Featuring Special Guests Eleanor Reissa & Deep Singh
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 12, 2020

The Museum of Jewish Heritage - A Living Memorial to the Holocaust will host a live concert-featuring Frank London's Klezmer Brass Allstars and actor and Yiddish-singer Eleanor Reissa and percussionist Deep Singh-from Edmond J. Safra Hall on Sunday, October 25 at 7 p.m.

National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene Presents FOLKSBIENE LIVE!: WELCOME TO OUR SUKE/SU Photo National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene Presents FOLKSBIENE LIVE!: WELCOME TO OUR SUKE/SUKKAH
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 15, 2020

This October, National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene (Folksbiene)-led by Zalmen Mlotek, Artistic Director, and Dominick Balletta, Executive Director-presents Folksbiene! LIVE: 'Welcome to Our Suke/Sukkah', a four-day festival of family-friendly performances during Chol Hamoed (the intermediary days of Sukkos) from October 5th to 8th.

Frank London & Adeena Karasick to Release SALOME: WOMAN OF VALOR Photo Frank London & Adeena Karasick to Release SALOME: WOMAN OF VALOR
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 27, 2020

Over the last three decades, the celebrated East Village-based Canadian poet/performer Adeena Karasick and Grammy Award-winning composer/trumpeter Frank London have each transformed the worlds of poetry and music with work that is sensual and political, steeped in Jewish mysticism, exploding notions of high and low culture.

Go on a Daring Adventure with THE THREE MUSKETEERS at Orlando Shakes Photo Go on a Daring Adventure with THE THREE MUSKETEERS at Orlando Shakes
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 20, 2020

Swashbuckling sword fights and romance lie at the center of this thrilling take on Alexandre Dumas' The Three Musketeers by Catherine Bush, produced by Orlando Shakes in partnership with UCF, runs from February 5 - March 22, 2020. This bold production will run in repertory with William Shakespeare's Henry IV, Part 1. Tickets (starting at $30) are available now by phone (407) 447-1700 ext. 1, online at orlandoshakes.org, or in person at the John and Rita Lowndes Shakespeare Center (812 East Rollins Street).

Watch the New Trailer for Shout! Factory TV's CULT-TASTIC Photo Watch the New Trailer for Shout! Factory TV's CULT-TASTIC
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 29, 2019

Shout! Factory TV, the digital entertainment streaming service, is set to launch its first original digital docuseries CULT-TASTIC: TALES FROM THE TRENCHES WITH ROGER AND JULIE CORMAN. Created, written and co-produced by Ashley Sidaway and Robert Sidaway, the 13-part series about the life and work of Roger and Julie Corman, provides viewers an extraordinary look inside the Cormans' cinematic universe and features extensive in-depth interviews. The series will premiere November 15th on Shout! Factory TV's Amazon Prime Video Channel and via Roku Channel's Premium Subscription.

Exclusive Podcast: LITTLE KNOWN FACTS with Ilana Levine and Joe Morton Photo Exclusive Podcast: LITTLE KNOWN FACTS with Ilana Levine and Joe Morton
by Little Known Facts w/ Ilana Levine - Sep 30, 2019

Today's conversation is with Emmy Award and multiple NAACP Image Award-winning film, television and stage veteran Joe Morton. Morton is perhaps best known for his role as Rowan Pope in the television series 'Scandal.' Morton's television credits include a recurring role as lawyer Daniel Golden on 'The Good Wife,' on the Network; five seasons as scientist Henry Deacon in the Emmy-nominated series 'Eureka'; 'The Cosby Show' spinoff 'A Different World'; the Kyra Sedgwick-produced 'Proof'; and 'Grace & Frankie.' In 2016 he portrayed the role of Roy Wilkins alongside Bryan Cranston in the Emmy-nominated biopic 'All the Way,' adapted from the Tony Award-winning Robert Schenkkan play.

John Sayles Videos

VIDEO: On This Day, July 5- Happy Birthday, Edie Falco! VideoVIDEO: On This Day, July 5- Happy Birthday, Edie Falco!
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 5, 2019

On this day, we're celebrating the birthday of the great Edie Falco!

VIDEO: First Look - Matthew McConaughey Stars in All-New Lincoln Motors TV Spot
by Caryn Robbins - Sep 11, 2015

Lincoln Motors will debut a new set of commercials directed by Gus Van Sant, this weekend during ABC's Sunday Night Football. We have a first look below!

STAGE TUBE: First Look - Latifah, Rashad et al. in Lifetime's STEEL MAGNOLIAS
by Stage Tube - Jul 3, 2012

The first trailer for Lifetime's all-African-American remake of STEEL MAGNOLIAS has just been released by the cable network. Golden Globe and Grammy Award winner and Academy Award nominee Queen Latifah has signed on to star in and executive produce the television adaptation of the iconic play and 1989 film. Get a first look below!

Gyllenhaal and Sarsgaard Join O'Hare in CSC's UNCLE VANYA, Begins 1/17
by Eddie Varley - Dec 11, 2008

Acclaimed film and stage actors Maggie Gyllenhaal and Peter Sarsgaard have joined the cast of Classic Stage Company's upcoming new production of Anton Chekhov's UNCLE VANYA, starring Tony Award winner Denis O'Hare as Vanya, and directed by Austin Pendleton, it was announced today by CSC Artistic Director Brian Kulick and Executive Director Jessica R. Jenen. UNCLE VANYA will begin previews on Saturday, January 17 at Classic Stage Company at 136 East 13th Street. An official press opening date will be announced in the coming weeks. UNCLE VANYA will play a limited engagement through March 1, 2009.