18th Annual imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival Full Schedule

18th Annual imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival Full Schedule

The 18th Annual imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival today announced the full programming for the Festival, running October 18-22, 2017 in Toronto, Canada. imagineNATIVE will present over 100 feature films, documentaries, shorts, and music videos created by Indigenous filmmakers with almost three quarters of the films (72%) made by Indigenous female directors. imagineNATIVE’s opening […]

DO DONKEYS ACT?

by jason smith for FILMbutton Rather than answer its question directly, Do Donkeys Act? answers it through a rich pastiche of images that engages the viewer emotively instead of cerebrally. Therefore, Do Donkeys Act? isn’t about facts; it’s about being. Instead of action, we have space. With dramatic – at times poetic – narration from […]

RUMBLE THE INDIANS WHO ROCKED THE WORLD

“If you considered yourself a real rock ’n’ roll guitar player, you had to learn ‘Rumble,’” Robbie Robertson, the songwriter and guitarist, said in an interview. “It was raw and dirty, and had that rebellious spirit to it.” The single is at the heart of “Rumble: The Indians Who Rocked the World,” a documentary directed […]

TIFF Programmers Excited To Announce Ingrid Veninger’s PORCUPINE LAKE

TIFF Programmers Excited To Announce Ingrid Veninger’s PORCUPINE LAKE

World Premiere Public Screening – Sunday, Sept. 10th @ 7:30pm Additional Screenings – Thursday, Sept. 14th, Friday, Sept. 15th @ 8:45pm http://filmbutton.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/PORCUPINE-LAKE-TIFF17-Announcement.mp4 The Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) Canadian film announcement took place at the Royal York Hotel in Toronto on August 9, 2017. Visit the Porcupine Lake TIFF Film Page for more info on […]

LONG TIME RUNNING Co-directors Jennifer Baichwal & Nicholas de Pencier @TIFF 17 Announcement

LONG TIME RUNNING Co-directors Jennifer Baichwal & Nicholas de Pencier @TIFF 17 Announcement

Screening Times – Wednesday, Sept 13th @ 9pm Thursday, Sept 14th @ 3:30pm, Friday, Sept. 15th @ 9:45pm http://filmbutton.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/LONG-TIME-RUNNING-Co-directors-Jennifer-Baichwal-Nicholas-de-Pencier-@TIFF-17-Announcement.mp4 The Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) Canadian film announcement took place at the Royal York Hotel in Toronto on August 9, 2017. Visit the Long Time Running TIFF Film Page for more info on film

Steve Gravestock On #TIFF17 Available Prizes

Steve Gravestock On #TIFF17 Available Prizes

The Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) Canadian film announcement took place at the Royal York Hotel in Toronto on August 9, 2017. http://filmbutton.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Steve-Gravestock-On-TIFF17-Available-Prizes.mp4 Visit the TIFF Website for more info on festival and prizes.

Free Screening of NORTH OF SUPERIOR Closes #TIFF17 @ The Cinesphere

Free Screening of NORTH OF SUPERIOR Closes #TIFF17 @ The Cinesphere

Screening Times – Sunday, Sept. 17th @2pm, 3pm, 4pm http://filmbutton.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Free-Screening-of-NORTH-OF-SUPERIOR-Closes-TIFF17-@-The-Cinesphere.mp4 The Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) Canadian film announcement took place at the Royal York Hotel in Toronto on August 9, 2017. Visit the North Of Superior TIFF Film Page for more info on film

#TIFF Programmers On 3 Restored Canadian Classics

#TIFF Programmers On 3 Restored Canadian Classics

Screening Times – Saturday, Sept 9th @ 2:30pm, Monday, Sept 11th @ 10pm, Thursday, Sept 14th @ 3pm http://filmbutton.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/TIFF-Programmers-On-3-Restored-Classics.mp4 The Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) Canadian film announcement took place at the Royal York Hotel in Toronto on August 9, 2017. Visit the below links for the specific film of interest and for more info […]

PORCUPINE LAKE

World Premiere Public Screening – Sunday, Sept. 10th @ 7:30pm Additional Screenings – Thursday, Sept. 14th, Friday, Sept. 15th @ 8:45pm Two girls dangling on the brink of adulthood enjoy a summertime of fleeting childhood adventures, in the latest by Slovakian-Canadian director Ingrid Veninger. Set in the Ontario cottage country, Ingrid Veninger’s assured, affecting sixth […]

Interview w/ Alexandre Philippe Director of 78/52

Interview w/ Alexandre Philippe Director of 78/52

The interview w/ Alexandre Philippe the director of 78/52 about the shower scene from Psycho took place on May 6th, 2017 during the Hot Docs Documentary Festival in Toronto conducted by Shael Stolberg for FILMbutton. – Original Posted in May, 2017