Leone Stars Winner of TIFF 2011 Pitch This! Receives Sundance Doc Grant

<em>Leone Stars</em> Winner of TIFF 2011 <em>Pitch This!</em> Receives Sundance Doc Grant

Toronto – Leone Stars is the lone Canadian recipient of the Sundance Institute’s latest round of feature-length documentary grants. Last night, Sundance announced the 29 filmmaking teams that will receive grants from its Documentary Film Program. The Sundance prize arrives two months after the film’s historic Pitch This! victory at TIFF, where Leone Stars became […]

Kevin Hart: Laugh At My Pain Opens in Toronto & Montreal

from GAT Opens exclusively at AMC Theatres In Toronto and Montreal November 18, 2011 Kevin Hart: Laugh At My Pain finally arrives in Canada. Produced by Hartbeat Productions and Codeblack Entertainment, and distributed in Canada by Video Services Corp (VSC), Laugh At My Pain features Kevin Hart’s 2011, 90-city tour, that became one of the […]

Call for Entries – International Family Film Festival

Call for Entries – International Family Film Festival

from ifff FILM & SCREENPLAY DEADLINE NOVEMBER 18, 2011 The IFFF champions indie filmmakers and screenwriters and offers state-of-the-art theaters and a superb “meet-and-greet” environment for networking in the heart of Hollywood, California. The competitions are open to all United States and International filmmakers and screenwriters of all ages, both for professionals and students in […]

Norwegian Thriller King of Devil’s Island Opens in NYC

Norwegian Thriller <em>King of Devil’s Island</em> Opens in NYC

from film movement On behalf of Film Movement, you and a guest are cordially invited to attend a screening of the Norwegian Academy award winner for Best Picture—KING OF DEVIL’S ISLAND. This edge-of-your seat thriller from Norwegian filmmaker Marius Holst is based on the real-life story of a notorious reform school uprising in 1915 that […]

15th Annual Toronto Reel Asian International Film Festival Nov 8 – 19

15th Annual Toronto Reel Asian International Film Festival Nov 8 – 19

from vkpr The Toronto Reel Asian International Film Festival will celebrate its 15th anniversary this year with a series of new initiatives including free screenings, larger venues to accommodate growing audiences, a multi-venue media art installation, special guest filmmakers from across Asia and the world, and a major expansion into Richmond Hill. 15 YEARS OF […]

Call for Entries – Kansas City Film Fest 2012

Call for Entries – Kansas City Film Fest 2012

from kc jubilee The AMC Theatres Kansas City FilmFest presented by the Kansas City Filmmakers Jubilee celebrates the creativity and hard work of filmmakers in the KC area and from around the world. FilmFest is a juried festival of films, media, seminars, panels and receptions. The Jubilee is happy that you’d like to be a […]

November Doc Soup brings Toronto Premiere

November <em>Doc Soup</em> brings Toronto Premiere

from hot docs FILMMAKER JONATHAN LEE IN ATTENDANCE Hot Docs is pleased to announce that November’s Doc Soup will screen the Toronto premiere of PAUL GOODMAN CHANGED MY LIFE (D: Jonathan Lee, USA, 83 minutes), the first documentary about Paul Goodman, the late social critic, poet, and philosopher of education. Called “striking…seductive appeal and lively […]

Rendezvous with Madness Opening Film Sisters and Brothers Q&A

Rendezvous with Madness Opening Film <em>Sisters and Brothers</em> Q&A

from rendezvous with madness Opening Night Gala Sisters and Brothers directed by Carl Bessai. The 19th Rendezvous with Madness Film Festival features over 25 programs of feature and short films, artist talks, industry events, installations and performance evolving to explore issues of mental illness and addiction across all artistic media as issues of mental health […]

Call for Entries – Final Deadline – Images On Screen

Call for Entries – Final Deadline – Images On Screen

from images For films and videos presented in the cinema, final deadline is 14 November for film/videomakers. Please click here for the submission guidelines and forms. *Artist fees (screening fees) paid for all works presented. *Forms, guidelines and new FAQ now available! Online forms are accessible on images website: http://www.imagesfestival.com