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Full Program Announced for 2021 Sundance Film Festival Photo Full Program Announced for 2021 Sundance Film Festival
by TV News Desk - Dec 15, 2020

The nonprofit Sundance Institute announced today the showcase of new independent work selected across the Feature Film, Short Film, Indie Series and New Frontier categories for the 2021 Sundance Film Festival.

THE PASSION OF ANNA MAGNANI Documentary Premieres Sept. 15 Photo THE PASSION OF ANNA MAGNANI Documentary Premieres Sept. 15
by TV News Desk - Aug 28, 2020

Filmmaker Enrico Cerasuolo recounts the life of Anna Magnani, Italy’s great screen legend, who embodied the bare-faced, post-war honesty of Italian neo-realism and became a symbol of the city of Rome itself.

FILM AT LINCOLN CENTER ANNOUNCES REVIVALS FOR THE 58th NEW YORK FILM FESTIVAL Photo FILM AT LINCOLN CENTER ANNOUNCES REVIVALS FOR THE 58th NEW YORK FILM FESTIVAL
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2020

Film at Lincoln Center announces Revivals for the 58th New York Film Festival (September 17 ‚Äď October 11).

Steve McQueen's LOVERS ROCK to Open Lincoln Center's New York Film Festival Photo Steve McQueen's LOVERS ROCK to Open Lincoln Center's New York Film Festival
by TV News Desk - Aug 3, 2020

Film at Lincoln Center announced today that Steve McQueen’s Lovers Rock will be the Opening Night film of the 58th New York Film Festival, making its World Premiere.

Film At Lincoln Center Unveils New Structure and Programming Team For New York Film F Photo Film At Lincoln Center Unveils New Structure and Programming Team For New York Film Festival
by TV News Desk - May 8, 2020

Film at Lincoln Center announced today that the 58th New York Film Festival (NYFF), taking place from September 25th through October 11th, will feature changes to the festival's programming structure and new selection committee and advisory roles. The festival is also exploring a combination of both in-person and digital experiences, as circumstances allow.

SWORD OF GOD Premieres In Film Movement's Virtual Cinema May 1 Photo SWORD OF GOD Premieres In Film Movement's Virtual Cinema May 1
by BWW News Desk - Apr 23, 2020

Get Medieval With The Dark, Enthralling Middle Ages Thriller, Sword Of God, From Oscar-nominated Director Bartosz Konopka. Premiering In Film Movement's Virtual Cinema On May 1, 2020

Nordic Thriller A WHITE, WHITE DAY Will Make Its North American Theatrical Premiere V Photo Nordic Thriller A WHITE, WHITE DAY Will Make Its North American Theatrical Premiere Via VIRTUAL CINEMA 4/17
by BWW News Desk - Apr 9, 2020

In A WHITE, WHITE DAY, an off-duty police chief (a chilling Ingvar Sigurdsson, who received Cannes' Critics' Week award for Best Actor for his performance) in a remote Icelandic town, begins to suspect a local man of having had an affair with his late wife, who died in a tragic accident two years earlier.

Nordic Thriller A WHITE, WHITE DAY to Get North American Premiere Photo Nordic Thriller A WHITE, WHITE DAY to Get North American Premiere
by BWW News Desk - Mar 31, 2020

Since the launch of FILM MOVEMENT's VIRTUAL CINEMA - an effort to support movie theaters and cinema aficionados during an extremely challenging time - the initiative has garnered incredible support from both North American movie houses and film lovers alike.

Film Movement Launches a Virtual Cinema for First-Run Releases Photo Film Movement Launches a Virtual Cinema for First-Run Releases
by TV News Desk - Mar 20, 2020

In an effort to support cinema aficionados and movie theaters during these difficult and unprecedented times, beginning Friday, March 20, New York-based distributor Film Movement, in collaboration Art House Convergence, will offer consumers a virtual theatrical experience with current first-run releases and newly-restored classics.  Through their signature streaming platform, FILM MOVEMENT PLUS, movie exhibitors will have the opportunity to open their virtual doors and invite their patrons to rent new theatrical release they'd otherwise be enjoying in their local art house theaters.

BWW Review: THE DAMNED,  Barbican Theatre Photo BWW Review: THE DAMNED, Barbican Theatre
by Cindy Marcolina - Jun 20, 2019

It took nearly two decades for the Comedie-Francaise, the oldest theatre company in the world, to come back to the UK. Now, they invade the Barbican stage with Ivo van Hove at the helm to deliver his own acclaimed, thrilling vision of Luchino Visconti's The Damned.

La Orquesta Sinfónica Nacional Hará Homenaje Al Compositor Italiano Nino Rota Photo La Orquesta Sinfónica Nacional Hará Homenaje Al Compositor Italiano Nino Rota
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2018

En el pen√ļltimo programa de su temporada 2018, la Orquesta Sinf√≥nica Nacional (OSN) har√° un homenaje a uno de los compositores italianos m√°s sobresalientes del siglo XX: Nino Rota, con la revisi√≥n de algunas de las obras m√°s destacadas que compuso para la cinematograf√≠a universal.

Barbican Theatre and Dance Programme January to June 2019 Announced Photo Barbican Theatre and Dance Programme January to June 2019 Announced
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2018

The Barbican today announces its full January to June 2019 Theatre and Dance programme. Tickets for the season go on sale to Barbican Members Plus on Wednesday 17 October, to Barbican Members on Friday 19 October and on general sale on Friday 26 October 2018.

Review Roundup: What Did Critics Think of THE DAMNED? Photo Review Roundup: What Did Critics Think of THE DAMNED?
by Review Roundups - Jul 19, 2018

Park Avenue Armory presents the North American premiere of two-time Tony- and Olivier Award-winning stage director Ivo van Hove's The Damned. Let's see what the critics had to say...

Ivo van Hove's THE DAMNED to Make North American Premiere at Park Ave. Armory Photo Ivo van Hove's THE DAMNED to Make North American Premiere at Park Ave. Armory
by BWW News Desk - Jun 4, 2018

This July, Park Avenue Armory presents the North American premiere of two-time Tony- and Olivier Award-winning stage director Ivo van Hove's The Damned. Starring the venerated French troupe Comedie-Francaise-founded in 1680, it's the oldest national theater company in the world-in their first New York appearance in over a decade, the production will permeate the Armory's historic Wade Thompson Drill Hall with a tale of moral corruption, militaristic machinations, and a satirical celebration of evil. Emblematic of van Hove's artistic aesthetic, The Damned is a theatrical staging of Luchino Visconti's eponymous 1969 screenplay.

BAFTA Announces Shortlist For International Student Film Awards Photo BAFTA Announces Shortlist For International Student Film Awards
by TV News Desk - May 3, 2018

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts has today announced the shortlist for the 2018 BAFTA Student Film Awards. Following the international expansion of the Awards in 2017, this year's shortlisted 60 films have been selected from the 469 submissions by students at film schools in 35 countries across the world, including Argentina, Austria, Belgium, Canada, China, Egypt, Germany, India, Israel, Kenya, Lebanon, Russia, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom.

Film Society of Lincoln Center Announces Spring 2018 Repertory and Festival Lineup Photo Film Society of Lincoln Center Announces Spring 2018 Repertory and Festival Lineup
by TV News Desk - Mar 8, 2018

The Film Society of Lincoln Center is devoted to supporting the art and elevating the craft of cinema. The only branch of the world-renowned arts complex Lincoln Center to shine a light on the everlasting yet evolving importance of the moving image, this nonprofit organization was founded in 1969 to celebrate American and international film. Via year-round programming and discussions; its annual New York Film Festival; and its publications, including Film Comment, the U.S.'s premier magazine about films and film culture, the Film Society endeavors to make the discussion and appreciation of cinema accessible to a broader audience, as well as to ensure that it will remain an essential art form for years to come.

Stars Like Daniel Radcliffe, Jude Law and Andrew Garfield to Illuminate The Fugard's  Photo Stars Like Daniel Radcliffe, Jude Law and Andrew Garfield to Illuminate The Fugard's Bioscope Screenings This January
by BWW News Desk - Jan 8, 2018

The Fugard Bioscope has an exciting January line up with The National Theatre Encore Season, a chance to re-experience some of the most popular recorded live theatre titles of the past year. The programme features the best of British theatre screenings as well as some new titles from the comfort of a Fugard Theatre seat.

BWW Interview: FilmStruck's Alicia Malone On What Strikes Her Cinematic Fancies Photo BWW Interview: FilmStruck's Alicia Malone On What Strikes Her Cinematic Fancies
by Gil Kaan - Dec 4, 2017

A well-guarded, open secret of cinema aficionados, FilmStruck has been streaming their ever-expanding library of contemporary, art-house, indie, foreign and cult films to their subscribers for over a year now. FilmStruck also has the exclusive streaming service to the Criterion Collection library. We had the chance to interview FilmStruck interviewer Alicia Malone on the particulars of FilmStruck.

Ivo van Hove's THE DAMNED, Billie Piper in YERMA and More Highlight Park Avenue Armor Photo Ivo van Hove's THE DAMNED, Billie Piper in YERMA and More Highlight Park Avenue Armory's 2018 Season
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2017

Park Avenue Armory announced its 2018 season featuring cross-disciplinary work by some of the most inventive artistic voices working today-from visionary directors making their U.S. debuts, to artists making cutting-edge productions that propel their practice in radical new directions.

Bookings Open For The Fugard Bioscope National Theatre Encore Season Photo Bookings Open For The Fugard Bioscope National Theatre Encore Season
by BWW News Desk - Oct 25, 2017

The popular Fugard Bioscope has announced an exciting encore line up for the holidays with The National Theatre Encore Season. The line up includes productions of TWELFTH NIGHT, PETER PAN, WHO'S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF?, ROSENCRANTZ AND GUILDENSTERN ARE DEAD, both parts of ANGELS IN AMERICA, OBSESSION and AMADEUS.

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