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Can Yaman at the 19th Monte-Carlo Festiv...

This week in Monaco was marked by the 19th Monte-Carlo Comedy Film Festival. However, there were other interesting things happening in the Principality and here is a brief update for you. Can Yaman © Riccardo Ghilardi Everyone was waiting Can Yaman show up on Friday 29 at Monte-Carlo Film Comedy Festivalthe event designed and chaired […]

DeKalb County School District Hosts Film...

The DeKalb County School District (DCSD) will host its first film festival featuring films to unite the DCSD community and discuss challenging topics impacting students and education. The four films included in the festival are Chasing Childhood, College Behind Bars, Push Out: The Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools, and Rising Girl (April 26, 2022). […]

the Atelier invited 16 directors to pres...

@ www.festival-cannes.com The Atelier is organizing its eighteenth edition this year and will invite 16 directors to the Cannes Film Festival whose projects have been deemed particularly promising. With their producers, they will be able to meet potential partners, a necessary step to carry out their project and start the production of their film. The […]

The Diaries of Wisconsin Film Festival 2...

Jason Fuhrman: I am still in shock from the 2022 Wisconsin Film Festival, which was truly everything I had hoped for and more. The eight-day film marathon felt like stepping into a collective dream and tapping into a rich source of creativity, knowledge, emotion and beauty. As always, the festival broadened my mind, nourished my […]

Black Mountain Institute Brings Back Ann...

After a two-year hiatus, the Beverly Rogers, Carol C. Harter Black Mountain Institute (BMI) is bringing back its annual festival — reimagined with writers, thought leaders, and new programming for young readers and families. WAVE IN: A BMI FESTIVAL is scheduled for May 5-7 at various locations in Las Vegas. Tickets and the complete program […]

2022 Seattle International Film Festival...

“Klondike” by Maryna Er Gorbach won the Grand Jury Prize. The Seattle International Film Festival returned to its in-person format for the first time since 2019 this year, with many of the world’s top independent films heading to Emerald City. The 11-day festival, which ended this weekend, screened 263 films, including 28 world premieres, and […]

Don’t upstage comedies: Ravi Mariya

Mumbai: Actor Ravi Mariya, who is known for playing comedy roles as much as he is known for playing villain roles, has urged the media not to give comedic films second-class treatment. “’Hostel’ is an exceptionally funny movie. You can’t move without laughing for four scenes of this movie. not through as being funny. However, […]

5 Hari Raya-themed comedies to watch on ...

Have fun with these comedy movies while breaking the fast with your loved ones. A long day at work or school can become very exhausting, especially when you are fasting. Getting together with your family and friends to watch a movie while breaking the fast is a good way to relax. Here are five Hari […]

The 2022 Spanish Film Festival is coming...

The 2022 Moro Spanish Film Festival opens in Brisbane on Thursday 28 April with a program of 34 films in Spanish composed of 21 feature films from Spain, 10 from Latin America including Argentina, Mexico, Uruguay and the Dominican Republic and three others from Australia and the United States and presents a range of genres […]

The Windsor Jewish Film Festival returns...

(Jewish Federation of Windsor) The 19th Annual Windsor Jewish Film Festival returns in person for 2022 from Monday April 25th to Thursday April 28th. The Windsor Jewish Film Festival is back in theaters with 10 dynamic and acclaimed films ready to screen over four days. The 19th Annual Ruth and Bernard Friedman Windsor Jewish Film […]

Launch of applications for the short fil...

Launch of applications for the short film competition of the Accessible Film Festival Turkey’s first and only accessible film festival, to be held October 17-23; Applications for the “Short Films Competition”, which will be held for the second time this year as part of the “Festival du film accessible”, have begun. Application deadline: July 14 […]

Don’t relegate comedies to the backgroun

Chennai, April 19 (IANS): Actor Ravi Mariya, who is known for playing comedy roles as much as he is known for playing villain roles, has urged the media not to give comedic films second-class treatment. Attending an event organized by director Sumanth Radhakrishnan’s “Hostel” unit, actor Ravi Mariya lamented that the media gives second-class […]

The 22nd goEast Film Festival kicks off ...

04/19/2022 – Three previously selected Russian films, which received state funding or were funded by foundations linked to the Russian government, will now not be screened at the German gathering The balcony movie by Paweł Łozinski Russian filmmakers Aleksey Junior German, Lyubov Mulmenko and Ekaterina Selenkina withdrew their films – respectively, House arrest [+see also: […]

The Cannes Film Festival announces the 2...

On April 14 at 11 a.m., on the Champs-Élysée in Paris, the artistic director of the Cannes Film Festival, Thierry Frémaux, accompanied by the outgoing president of the festival Pierre Lescure, unveiled the Official Selections for the 2022 event. The estimated event will have held in person May 17-28. The opening night film of the […]

An Indian documentary screened at the 20...

The Indian documentary All That Breathes by Shaunak Sen will be screened at the Cannes Film Festival from May 17 to 28. This will be the only entrance to the country. This was announced Thursday at a press conference in Paris by the general delegate of the Festival, Thierry Fremaux. It listed the official selections. […]

Gaziantep String Film Festival awards fo...

Gaziantep String Film Festival awards found their owners Gazikultur AS, affiliated with Gaziantep Metropolitan Municipality. The Gaziantep String Film Festival Awards Ceremony, organized by The awards were presented to their owners in 34 categories determined during the festival, which included 10 short films. Award for the film “Akifler”, directed by Ekrem Levent, in the category […]

The 41st Istanbul Film Festival offers r...

The Istanbul Film Festival welcomes cinephiles for the 41st time, with 135 feature films and 22 short films, including the latest examples of world cinema, the latest films from master directors, novelties and cult pieces. After a two-year hiatus, the 12-day festival features films from 43 different countries shot by 164 different directors. In addition […]

Top 5 Best Comedy Movies Streaming on Am...

A compilation of the best comedies, from Knives Out to Coming to America. Comedy is a genre that everyone enjoys with family, friends or even alone. A reviewer’s rating cannot determine this genre, as comedy tends to be subjective and differs according to each individual’s preference. A good comedy movie helps lighten the mood and […]

Top 5 Best Comedy Movies Streaming on Am...

A compilation of the best comedies, from Knives Out to Coming to America. Comedy is a genre that everyone enjoys with family, friends or even alone. A reviewer’s rating cannot determine this genre, as comedy tends to be subjective and differs according to each individual’s preference. A good comedy movie helps lighten the mood and […]

“Joker” and 9 of the best non-comedy fil

Requiring specific skills and natural talents, the gift of comedy isn’t necessarily transferable to dramatic endeavors, but it’s still intriguing when an established comic character strays from the genre. On screen we saw the legendary stand-up comedian Robin Williams flourish in more serious roles, Steve Carell showcased his acting skills over the past decade and, […]

How Ukrainian film festival crews stay p...

A group of Ukrainian film festival programmers and organizers met online this week to discuss how they are keeping their events alive amid the Russian invasion. Viktoria Leshchenko, program director of the Docudays UA Film Festival, said the festival was in the midst of preparations for this year’s edition, scheduled for March 25-April 3, when […]

Netflix Comedy Films: 10 of the Best Fun...

If you are one of the Netflix subscribers, you will know that it is packed with some of the funniest comedy movies in the world. Netflix has once again dominated the streaming world for the past 12 months, with our subscribers loving their impressive list of blockbuster movies and binge-able TV shows exclusive to the […]

Poets descend at the annual festival

Some of LA’s top young poets will perform at the LA Get Down Festival at the Greenway Court Theatre. (photo courtesy of Greenway Court Theatre) The Greenway Court Theater presents the sixth annual LA Get Down Festival, a celebration of hip hop and spoken word, April 8, 9, 22, 23, 24, 26, 29 and 30. […]

O, Miami’s annual festival is a month-lo

By Josie Gulliksen, Miami Times Contributor, The Miami Times April 5, 2022 Find out what’s happening in Miamiwith free real-time Patch updates. “Finally Skin was 2 years old” by Michelle Lisa Polissaint Find out what’s happening in Miamiwith free real-time Patch updates. (Courtesy of Michelle Lisa Polissaint) Every April for the past 11 years, chances […]

Florida Tech’s Free Film Festival Runs A

Support local journalism by subscribing to Special Offers – USAToday Network. Every April, Florida Tech students hold a film festival to showcase student and independent films to the community. This year, more than two dozen short films from the United States and around the world will be presented. The 5th edition FITV Film Festival will […]

Florida Tech Film Festival features an a...

The free event runs April 15-16 at the Gleason Center and online More than two dozen short films from the United States and around the world will be presented at the 5th Annual FITV Film Festival scheduled for April 15-16 at the Gleason Performing Arts Center on the Florida Tech campus and online. With films […]

Cozy Box, straight out of the Cannes Fil...

NNA | Update: 05 April 2022 18:58 STI New Delhi [India], April 5 (ANI/NewsSee): At the Cannes Film Festival, a place where celebrity and fashion intersect is a thriving niche for the culinary arts. Nestled amid the red carpet fanfare is Cozy Box – the official food partner of the film festival founded by Jean […]

5 Best Comedy Movies You Can Currently W...

5 Best Comedy Movies You Can Currently Watch On Netflix Written by Pallabi C Samal April 05, 2022 at 02:15 am 2 minute read So which one are you going to watch first? The comic genre never fails us! We resort to it when we are sad, in a bad mood, angry or just happy, […]

Date set for the Golden Boll Film Festiv...

Date set for the Golden Boll Film Festival The 29th Golden Boll Adana International Film Festival of Adana Metropolitan Municipality will be held from September 12 to 18, 2022. This year, the films of the Adana International Film Festival Golden Boll, which is one of the most prestigious festivals of Turkish cinema and is highly […]

Iranian films on the program of the Ista...

TEHRAN — Four Iranian films will compete at the 41st Istanbul Film Festival, the first and oldest international film festival in Turkey. “Hit the Road”, “Tonight’s Homework”, “Zalava” and “Until Tomorrow” will be screened in the different categories of the event, which will run from April 8-19. Directed by Panah Panahi, “Hit the Road” will […]

Haven Chicago is accepting submissions f...

The first annual Au Cinema Festival is Haven Chicago’s platform for emerging and visionary media artists claiming the future of storytelling, challenging traditional conventions of genre and form. This new initiative aligns with Haven’s overall organizational mission to encourage visionary artists to practice and perfect their craft by providing an equitable haven of opportunity for […]

Exclusive Interview: Abhishek Bachchan t...

Q. Do you feel a bit relieved when the trailer and promo for the movie received such a positive response? A. Yes, of course, because this is the first glimpse of the film that the public sees. After directing the entire film, this is the first time we know the thoughts and preferences of the […]

This April Fool’s Day, tune into “these”

01/4 The film, directed by Domee Shi, tells an unapologetically feminine story with spunky narration, strong animation, and solid female-led performances with a touch of comedy and fun. Written by Domee Shi and Julia Cho and produced by Lindsey Collins, the film’s characters have been played by Rosalie Chiang, Sandra Oh, Orion Lee, Ava Morse, […]