DWF 17 – THE MIDNIGHTER’S

DWF 17 – THE MIDNIGHTER’S

Screening Time: JUNE 9 @ 7:15PM PLOT: Expert safecracker Victor Lustig has just been released from prison after a thirty-five-year stretch. Now an old man all Vic wants to do is pick up some money long owed to him and live out his days in peace, quiet and comfort. When his old co-conspirator Louis breaks […]

ICFF 17 – Opening Night Film – QUALCOSA DI NUOVO – SOMETHING NEW

ICFF 17 – Opening Night Film – QUALCOSA DI NUOVO – SOMETHING NEW

Screening Times & Locations: June 8 2017 @ 7:00 PM Toronto – TIFF Bell Lightbox June 9 2017 @ 6:15 PM Vaughan – Cineplex Cinemas June 13 2017 @ 6:30 PM Montreal – Casa D’Italia PLOT: Lucia and Maria have known each other forever, two friends that are complete opposites. While Lucia is a very […]

ICFF 17 – INDIVISIBILI (INDIVISIBLE)

ICFF 17 – INDIVISIBILI (INDIVISIBLE)

Screening Times & Locations: June 8 2017 @ 7:00 PM Hamilton – HWT Center June 9 2017 @ 6:00 PM Vaughan – Cineplex Cinemas June 10 2017 @ 9:00 PM Montreal – Cinémathèque Quebecoise June 11 2017 @5:00 PM Quebec City – Cinéma Cartier June 12 2017 @ 6:45 PM Toronto – TIFF Bell Lightbox […]

2017 Dances With Films (DWF) Trailer

2017 Dances With Films (DWF) Trailer

Dances With Films, now in its 20th year, champions the unflinching spirit at the very core of the independent film scene. While the vast majority of film fests rely heavily on celebrity, we have relied on the innovation, talent, creativity and sweat equity that revolutionized the entertainment industry. And that reliance continues to prove successful […]

ICFF 17 – SETTE GIORNI (7 DAYS)

ICFF 17 – SETTE GIORNI (7 DAYS)

Screening Times & Locations: June 9 2017 @ 9:00 PM Vaughan – Cineplex Cinemas June 11 2017 @ 6:45 PM Toronto – TIFF Bell Lightbox June 14 2017 @ 4:00 PM Quebec City – Cinéma Cartier PLOT: Ivan, a botanic, is waiting for Chiara, a costum designer on a small island near Sicily. His brother […]

ICFF 17 – ORECCHIE (EARS)

ICFF 17 – ORECCHIE (EARS)

Screening Times & Locations: June 9 2017 @ 7:00 PM Quebec City – Cinéma Cartier June 12 2017 @ 6:15 PM Vaughan – Cineplex Cinemas PLOT: A man wakes up one morning with an annoying ringing sound in his ears. A note on the fridge says: “your friend Luigi has died. P.S. I took the […]

THE SKYJACKER’S TALE Opens in NYC June 30

From award-winning Canadian filmmaker Jamie Kastner comes THE SKYJACKER’S TALE, which gives unprecedented access to one of the top five most wanted US fugitives in Cuba. Ishmael Muslim Ali (formerly LaBeet) is the American convicted of murdering eight people on a Rockefeller-owned golf course in the US Virgin Islands. After years of trying to get […]

2017 Italian Contemporary Film Festival (ICFF) Lineup

2017 Italian Contemporary Film Festival (ICFF) Lineup

Italian Contemporary Film Festival launches its 2017 program with a special focus on Italian-Canadians. Box office superstar Christian De Sica, son of iconic director and actor Vittorio De Sica, as well as internationally awarded screen actors Paola Cortellesi, Alan Barillaro, Giancarlo Giannini and Franco Nero to be special guests of the ICFF 2017, which expands […]

XY CHELSEA – The Story of Whistleblower Chelsea Manning Rights Now Available

XY CHELSEA – The Story of Whistleblower Chelsea Manning Rights Now Available

ON THE DAY OF CHELSEA MANNING’S HISTORIC RELEASE FROM PRISON PULSE FILMS, IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THE BFI & FIRST LOOK MEDIA, ANNOUNCE THE DOCUMENTARY ABOUT HER LIFE XY CHELSEA CANNES – Today, in tandem with the historic release of Chelsea Manning from a maximum-security U.S. military prison, Pulse Films CEO Thomas Benski announces the production […]

IFTA First Ever Members Market Review

IFTA First Ever Members Market Review

On May 2, IFTA held its first Members-only Market Review Forum of 2017. With a focus on “Digital Distribution”, participants from more than 27 Member companies joined the discussion which featured expert guest speakers from Alexander, Lawrence, Frumes & Labowitz LLP, Arc Entertainment, Elo Company, Epic Pictures Group, Fandor, Lionsgate, Miramax, Vision Films and Under […]