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Tree chosen for the 16th annual Festival...

The Green Bay Packers and Festival Foods are hosting the 16th Annual Festival of Lights at Lambeau Field on Saturday, December 3, from 5-7 p.m. The family-themed event, free to the public, kicks off at 5 p.m. in the Lambeau Field atrium and features holiday movies and cartoons, holiday card making, area high school choirs […]

USC’s first multilingual film festival

USC’s Center for Languages ​​and Cultures held its first multilingual film festival, showcasing 6 student short films and handing out prizes at the end of the event. (Photo courtesy of Evgeny Dengub) Student filmmakers and language teachers gathered at Taper Hall Wednesday night for USC’s first multilingual film festival. The screening of six short films […]

Start of the Izmir International Short F...

Start of the Izmir International Short Film Festival Held for the 23rd time this year with the support of Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, the Izmir International Short Film Festival starts today. Izmir International Short Film Festival, supported by Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, Ministry of Culture, General Directorate of Cinema, Izmir Chamber of Commerce, French Cultural Center and […]

The 10 Best Darkest Comedy Movies About ...

How can a filmmaker denounce unfair socio-economic class differences? Black comedy is the answer. A dark comedy is a film, play, or other creative work that uses humor to address tragic or upsetting subject matter. The genre has been established for decades, and filmmakers have skillfully used it to expose troubling social concerns like capitalism […]

SFU Woodward’s partners with Turkish Fil

The Vancouver Turkish Film Festival (VTFF), which began as a volunteer effort of the Turkish-Canadian Society in 2011, has become the Society’s main cultural activity and one of the most successful ethnic film festivals. and the most welcomed in Vancouver. Founded in 2011 by a group of local moviegoers, the Vancouver Turkish Film Festival (VTFF) […]

Thousands Attend Ninth Annual Palestinia...

Saudi Arabia Ithra will release the volume “Hijrah: In the footsteps of the prophet” DHAHRAN: A Saudi tourism exhibition inaugurated in August to mark the Islamic New Year has been summarized in a new book to be released in December. In 240 pages, “Hijrah: In the Footsteps of the Prophet” documents the historic journey of […]

The Vancouver Turkish Film Festival retu...

Turkish Canadian Society and SFU Woodward Cultural Programs Announced 9th Edition Vancouver Turkish Film Festival (VTFF). The festival opens Thursday, November 17 at the Vancity Theater and continues Saturday, November 19 and Sunday, November 20 at the SFU Goldcorp Center for the Arts. On opening night, there will be a gala reception at 6 p.m., […]

The curtain falls on the 14th Internatio...

The closing ceremony of the International Inter-University Short Film Festival (IIUSF) was held on November 8 at Star Cineplex, Bashundhara City. The festival is organized by the Dhaka University Film Society. This year’s event highlighted the voices of refugees to bring global attention to the plight of people in exile around the world. The organizers […]

Rocky Mountain Women’s Film Festival: 35

Courtesy of Rocky Mountain Women’s Film Institute Ohen you think of Colorado Springs, the words “film festival” might not come to mind, but the city hosts the longest-running women’s film festival in the Western Hemisphere. The Rocky Mountain Women’s Film Festival is in its 35th year and has grown significantly since its inception, taking place […]

Enlightening Goans with the annual Festi...

November 08, 2022 | 04:41 IST Enlightening Goans with the annual Festival of Ideas The 14th edition of the DD Kosambi Ideas Festival will be held from November 10 to 14 at Ravindra Bhavan, Margao. One of the most anticipated events of the year, the thought-provoking festival brings some of the most celebrated speakers to […]

Often wonders how Ayushmann views social...

It’s interesting to see how some of Gajraj Rao’s recent films — Maja Ma, Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan and Made in China — were all social comedies, a genre championed by his frequent co-star Ayushmann Khurrana. The Dungarpur-born actor says that whenever light film scripts with an underlying message reach him, he often wonders how […]

Ankara Film Festival opens with ceremony

ANKARA The 33rd Ankara Film Festival, organized by the World Mass Media Research Foundation, opened on November 3 with an award ceremony held at MEB Şura Hall. The ceremony, which began with the presentation of plaques of appreciation to the supporters of the festival, continued with the presentation of the Honorary Prizes and the Special […]

The 10 Best Comedy Movies of the 2000s

At the start of the new millennium, a new order of comic actors was on the rise. These actors consistently released hit after hit of hilarious movies. Not only have parody and satire taken on a new lease of life, but dramatic comedy has also gained prominence. These films varied wildly in style and tone, […]

British comedies lead the box office

Is comedy your favorite genre of film? Since you are currently reading British Comedy Guide, we hope you are! Whether it’s letting you relax at the end of the day with a laugh, improving your mental health, or helping you connect with loved ones, comedies are just what you need in your life. . When […]

Before Phone Bhoot, 5 Indian horror come...

The Katrina Kaif, Siddhant Chaturvedi and Ishaan Khatter star is set to hit theaters on November 4, 2022. Phone Bhoot, starring Katrina Kaif, Siddhant Chaturvedi and Ishaan Khatter, is set to hit theaters on November 4, 2022. The film is one of the most anticipated horror-comedies of the year, as Kaif will try out for […]

17th Annual Boca Arts Festival Returns L...

HEBER CITY, Utah, November 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Riders Collectiv is a new online portal dedicated to connecting iconic action sports brands and athletes with their biggest fans through engaging content, unprecedented access and discounts and personalized offers. Riders Collectiv has partnered with Cloutchain, a revolutionary new brand engagement platform, to deliver an experience that […]

17th Annual Boca Arts Festival Returns L...

HEBER CITY, Utah, November 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Riders Collectiv is a new online portal dedicated to connecting iconic action sports brands and athletes with their biggest fans through engaging content, unprecedented access and discounts and personalized offers. Spotlights on young performers include Voices Rise: The Young People’s Chorus of New York City in a […]

Looking for a personal recommendation fo...

People often ask me if there’s a must-see film at the festival. Of course, I always put my strongest films in the opening, closing and centerpiece slots. And I am naturally quite attached, for various reasons, to the 18 titles that I select – among the approximately 150 that I watch each year. But yes, […]

Annual festival to present more than 50 ...

The ribbon cutting during the opening night of the third annual Center Film Festival at the State Theater at State College on Monday, November 1, 2021. The 2022 Center Film Festival will present some of the most important and commented films of the year. This year’s selection of feature films, documentaries, short fiction, experimental narratives […]

Adelaide Film Festival: Aftersun • Glam

To share Tweeter To share To share E-mail On a melancholic birthday, Sophie recalls an idyllic holiday with her father – perhaps she is now the age he was then, making this memory puzzle poignant for her and sublime and cinematic for the public. How do you talk about something that can’t be put into […]

Arts Center to Host Annual Lions Club Tr...

The Carpinteria Lions Club is thrilled to announce that its annual Festival of Trees event will be back this holiday season! This year’s Festival will be held at the Lynda Fairly Carpinteria Arts Center, located at 865 Linden Ave., Carpinteria. The Carpinteria Lions Club is grateful to work with the Arts Center to sponsor this […]

Med Film Festival announces its program ...

At this year’s 28th Med Film Festival, which runs November 3-13 in Rome, there are some great films. Films like Syrian director Soudade Kaadan Nezuhwhich is one of our favorites of the year, as well as that of Algeria the last queen (the last queen) by Adila Bendimerad and Damien Ounouri and Tunisian filmmaker Erige […]

Radhika Apte turned down sex comedy movi...

Actor Radhika Apte is one of the finest entertainers in the Hindi film industry. She recently opened up about why she rejected several sex comedy movie offers. First published October 26, 2022, 6:13 PM IST Bollywood actor Radhika Apte has turned down one film offer after another. There was a time when Radhika was known […]

The 10th Bosphorus Film Festival has beg...

The 10th Bosphorus Film Festival has begun The 21st Bosphorus Film Festival, which will meet its audience from October 28 to 10 this year, began with the opening ceremony held at the Atlas 1948 cinema and the screening of the film “Victim” by Michal Blaško. The opening ceremony of the 10th Bosphorus Film Festival, organized […]

The 9 highly anticipated films at the Mo...

The 2022 Montclair Film Festival will bring big names to town this year, including movie stars Daniel Craig, Brendan Fraser and Eddie Redmayne with conversations led by longtime festival supporter Stephen Colbert. I had the chance to speak with Tom Hall, the co-chief/artistic director of the festival, about what makes the Montclair Film Festival so […]

Annual Napoleon Maddox Festival Boosts B...

PHOTO COURTESY OF PIERRE NYDEGGER AArtistically, Napoleon Maddox is as malleable as a Stretch Armstrong action figure, transforming from beatboxer and emcee in one venue to DJ, playwright/songwriter or theatrical performer in others. When not in Cincinnati, his second home and artist residency in Besançon, France allow him to perform musical theater and hip-hop throughout […]

Nigerian town celebrates many twins with...

IGBO-ORA, Nigeria—Twins appear to be exceptionally abundant in the town of Igbo-Ora in southwestern Nigeria. Almost all families here have twins or other multiple births, says local chief Jimoh Titiloye. For the past 12 years, the community has held an annual festival to celebrate the twins. This year’s event, held earlier this month, featured more […]

Move over to Slapstick, Bollywood dark c...

Bollywood has a messed up sense of humor and has been making us laugh at tasteless jokes for a very long time. In fact, films that thrived on offensive gags rather than witty comedies increasingly dominated the category. When it comes to humor, it takes a lot of skill to know where to strike. Slapstick […]

Move over to Slapstick, Bollywood dark c...

Bollywood has a messed up sense of humor and has been making us laugh at tasteless jokes for a very long time. In fact, films that thrived on offensive gags rather than witty comedies increasingly dominated the category. When it comes to humor, it takes a lot of skill to know where to strike. Slapstick […]

Top 10 Comedies of the 90s

Every era has its own comic superstars. In the 90s, that meant comedians like Jim Carrey, Adam Sandler, Robin Williams and others dominated the cinematic landscape. RELATED: 10 Underground 1990s Sci-Fi Classics You Can’t Miss Many movies have used a combination of strong characterization and slapstick comedy to not only build a movie with laughs, […]

The “Accessible Film Festival” has start

The “Accessible Film Festival” has started in Eskişehir Meeting with moviegoers for the 10th time this year, the “Accessible Film Festival” kicked off in Eskişehir, organized by the Eskişehir Metropolitan Municipality. As Eskişehir residents of all ages showed great interest in the screenings, colorful images emerged in the workshops held for children. Organized by Puruli […]

Nigerian town celebrates many twins with...

Twins Oladapo Taiwo, left, and Oladapo Kehinde, 21, pose for photos holding a parent’s twins during the annual twin festival at Igbo-Ora in southwestern Nigeria on Saturday, October 8, 2022. The city holds the annual festival to celebrate the high number of twins and multiple births. Obasekore Damilade twins, left, Obasekore Damitola, 28, attend the […]

Backstage Rialto Presents 3rd Annual Fes...

Backstage Rialto, a 501(c)3 support organization for the Rialto Theater Center in Loveland, Colorado, presents “Festival of Frights” October 24-28. The Halloween festival will include spooky historic tours of the Rialto Theater, a special theatrical screening of the classic 1953 horror film “House of Wax,” starring Vincent Price, and the annual Ooze & Schmooze costume […]

Weekend Binge Watch Ayushmann Khurranas ...

Ayushmann’s campus comedy-drama Khurrana, Doctor G, released on October 14 to rave reviews. The film, which also stars Rakul Preet Singh and Shefali Shah, follows the struggle of a male gynecologist in a room full of women and is presented as light, funny and airy for the most part. Video credit: Junglee Pictures If you […]

Backstage Rialto Presents 3rd Annual Fes...

Backstage Rialto, a 501(c)3 support organization for the Rialto Theater Center in Loveland, Colorado, presents “Festival of Frights” October 24-28. The Halloween festival will include spooky historic tours of the Rialto Theater, a special theatrical screening of the classic 1953 horror film “House of Wax,” starring Vincent Price, and the annual Ooze & Schmooze costume […]

Weekend Binge Watch Ayushmann Khurranas ...

Ayushmann’s campus comedy-drama Khurrana, Doctor G, released on October 14 to rave reviews. The film, which also stars Rakul Preet Singh and Shefali Shah, follows the struggle of a male gynecologist in a room full of women and is presented as light, funny and airy for the most part. Video credit: Junglee Pictures If you […]

Iran blocks Mani Haghighi from attending...

How Raqqa, once the capital of Syria’s Daesh caliphate, regained its Arab cultural pride RAQQA, SYRIA: It has been five years since the Syrian Democratic Forces raised their flag in the main square of Raqqa, which for four years was the capital of Daesh. The streets and squares of Raqqa have been the scene of […]

Annual festival to present more than 50 ...

The ribbon cutting during the opening night of the third annual Center Film Festival at the State Theater at State College on Monday, November 1, 2021. STATE COLLEGE – The 2022 Center Film Festival will showcase some of the most important and talked about films of the year. This year’s selection of feature films, documentaries, […]

London Film Festival 2022: AFTER SUN, JE...

From stories of South Korean factory workers to Scots vacationing in Turkey, the London Film Festival is back for another year. Our first dispatch covers a military coup and, perhaps, one of the most beautiful scenes I have ever seen. Read on to find out more… After Sun (Charlotte Wells) Aftersun (2022) – source – […]

BFI London Film Festival stands in solid...

Around 40 members of the UK film community gathered at the BFI Southbank yesterday (October 10) to show solidarity with imprisoned Iranian filmmaker Jafar Panahi, the women leading the protest movement in Iran and all those demonstrating for the freedom in the country. BFI London Film Festival Director Tricia Tuttle led the event, which was […]

Turkish film “Black Night” and “The Visi

The Antalya Golden Orange Film Festival has just ended and the awards have been announced. Among the award-winning titles in the International Competition, the Bolivia/Uruguay production The visitordirected by Martín Boulocq won Best Film and the Special Jury Prize went to Israeli Ukrainian drama Valeria is getting married by Michal Vinik, with Damian Kocur elected […]

Turkish film “Black Night” and “The Visi

The Antalya Golden Orange Film Festival has just ended and the awards have been announced. Among the award-winning titles in the International Competition, the Bolivia/Uruguay production The visitordirected by Martín Boulocq won Best Film and the Special Jury Prize went to Israeli Ukrainian drama Valeria is getting married by Michal Vinik, with Damian Kocur elected […]

Akshay Kumar’s Top 5 Comedy Movies To Ma

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New York Film Festival reviews: Tar, Aft...

Image: Focus characteristics Are the movies back? To finish? The signs point to yes at this year’s New York Film Festival, which is packed with hot movies that can thrill people throughout the movie season. Below is a preview of what’s coming and what’s already here, both the exquisite Tar and the…less exquisite triangle of […]

Much more than an annual festival

Photo: facebook.com/DeutschesHausNOLA When the calendar turns to October, it reminds many people of the eponymous German cultural festival. Music, dancing, hearty food and, of course, flowing beer, all amid cooler autumn weather, make Oktoberfest a popular stop on the local festival calendar. Of all the local versions, Oktoberfest at Deutsches Haus, the German cultural center […]

Six best films of the 47th annual festiv...

September 8-18 saw the full-fledged in-person return of the Toronto International Film Festival with a slew of the most exciting and anticipated titles the world of cinema has to offer. Of the eighteen films we’ve had the chance to screen, here are the six standout titles (and one honorable mention) we can’t wait for the […]

Golden Orange Film Festival opens with t...

ANTALYA After the traditional procession in the city, the 59th Golden Orange Film Festival, organized by the Antalya Metropolitan Municipality with the contribution of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism, kicked off on October 1 with a ceremony held in the southern province of Antalya. class=”cf”> During the opening speech of the event, Mayor of […]

Greek Film Festival 2022 – the new wave

The 2022 Greek Film Festival returns to Australia with iconic films from October 13-23, celebrating the best in contemporary and classic Greek cinema. In Melbourne, the festival will take place at the Astor and Palace Cinema Como, and in Sydney at the Palace Cinema Como on Norton Street. Thirteen narrative feature films, three documentaries and […]

New US Trailer for Turkish Film ‘Brother

New US Trailer for Turkish Film ‘Brother’s Keeper’ About Two Friends by Alex Billington September 30, 2022Source: Youtube “Return to your places !” Altered Innocence has released an official US trailer for an indie drama from Turkey titled His brother’s keeper. It premiered at the 2021 Berlin Film Festival last year, and has also screened […]

New US Trailer for Turkish Film ‘Brother

New US Trailer for Turkish Film ‘Brother’s Keeper’ About Two Friends by Alex Billington September 30, 2022Source: Youtube “Return to your places !” Altered Innocence has released an official US trailer for an indie drama from Turkey titled His brother’s keeper. It premiered at the 2021 Berlin Film Festival last year, and has also screened […]

The New York Film Festival turns 60 with...

NEW YORK (AP) — The past and future of cinema intertwine as two moviegoers huddled in a debate outside a movie theater at the New York Film Festivalwhich launches its 60th edition on Friday with the premiere of Don DeLillo’s adaptation of Noah Baumbach’s “White Noise”. Over those six decades, the Lincoln Center festival has […]

New York Greek Film Expo 2022, a Greek f...

New York Greek Film Expo 2022, a Greek film festival for all New Yorkers, ppresented by Hellenic Film Society USA September 29 through October 9 at four theaters in the New York metro area Astoria, NY – September 19, 2022 – The Hellenic Film Society USA (HFS) has announced the lineup for its annual New […]

4 comedy movies to kick off a Laugh-A-Th...

For popcorn, sit on the couch and stream a comedy movie, it’s as good as life. They always say that laughter is the best medicine! So why not treat yourself to a healthy dose of comic genius? Here are four of the funniest comedy movies to watch this weekend: ‘Fading Gigolo’ Woody Allen starring in […]

Twelve world cinema feature films will b...

Nearly 600 Ajyal jurors are to assess a selection of 12 feature films, including several award-winning works by leading and emerging directors, during the special 10th edition of the Ajyal Film Festival to be held from October 1-8, 2022 The selected films celebrate diversity and cover a wide range of themes – from dealing with […]

GTX Film Prepares for 4th Annual Festiva...

On Saturday, October 1, filmmakers from across the region and around the world will gather at the Doug Smith Performing Arts Center in Georgetown, Texas for the 4th Annual GTX Film Festival. “We have [films submitted from] 14 foreign countries this year,” Beth Baker, executive director of GTX Film, Inc., told Hello Georgetown. “We have […]

Embassy Announces Schedule for 38th Annu...

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (ADAMS) – The Festival of Trees is one of the region’s most anticipated holiday traditions, and the Embassy Theater has officially announced that it will host the 38th annual Festival of Trees from Wednesday, November 23 through Wednesday, November 30. . This year, Ambassador Enterprises joined us as the title sponsor of […]

New annual festival in Newcastle

In September, the arts and culture festival showcases a diverse roster of local and international talent for ten days. From September 23 to October 2, New Annual will feature innovative visual art and live performances from local and visiting Newcastle creators. You can witness the hit multi-sensory experience, Van Gogh Alive (September 21-October 23), where […]

Chatham-Kent Film Festival expands to th...

Breadcrumb Links New Local News Rob Bellamy, organizer of the Chathan-Kent Independent Film Festival, is screened outside the Kiwanis Theater in 2019. The 2022 edition of the festival will be held at the theater from September 30 to October 21. 2. (Photo Wire/Postmedia Network) Content of the article Spanning three days this year, the Chatham-Kent […]

BFI London Film Festival Announces Addit...

The 66th BFI London Film Festival, in partnership with American Express, is delighted to announce that the UK premiere of Luca Guadagnino’s BONES AND ALL has been added to the 2022 programme, screened at a special presentation at the Royal Festival Hall in the Southbank Centre. . Starring Timothée Chalamet, Taylor Russell and Mark Rylance, […]

UB Humanities Institute’s Annual Festiva

The UB Humanities Institute (HI) will present the 2022 Humanities Festival from September 23-25, a free event exploring the theme of “Life in the Age of Artificial Intelligence”, featuring speakers, panels, music and community conversations in partnership with SUNY Buffalo State, Canisius College, Daemen University, Niagara University and Humanities New York. “Artificial Intelligence (AI) is […]

Meet Cute review – charmless romantic co

Meet Cute, a squeaky Peacock romantic comedy starring Kaley Cuoco and Pete Davidson, dives right into a classic story: a boy meets a girl in a New York bar — or, more specifically, a girl stares intently at a boy from one end of the bar, asks him for a drink and seems to know […]

UB Humanities Institute’s annual festiva

BUFFALO, NY – The University at Buffalo Humanities Institute (HI) will present the 2022 Humanities Festival September 23-25, a free event exploring the theme of “Life in the Age of Artificial Intelligence,” featuring speakers, panels, music and community conversations in partnership with SUNY Buffalo State, Canisius College, Daemen University, Niagara University and Humanities New York. […]

Surfalorus Film Festival kicks off with ...

Surfalorus Film Festival Kicks Off with HINES Screening and North of Nowhere Book Release Party Posted at 11:08 a.m. on Sunday, September 18, 2022 Celebrate 11 years of the Surfalorus Film Festival, presented by North Carolina Aquariums and Jennette’s Pier, taking place on the Outer Banks September 18-21. Surfalorus brings a stacked lineup of films, […]

4 comedy movies to kick off a Laugh-A-Th...

For popcorn, sit on the couch and stream a comedy movie, it’s as good as life. They always say that laughter is the best medicine! So why not treat yourself to a healthy dose of comic genius? Here are four of the funniest comedy movies to watch this weekend: ‘Fading Gigolo’ Woody Allen starring in […]

Launch of the Tashkent International Fil...

By Laman Ismayilova The 14th Silk Road Pearl Tashkent International Film Festival kicked off in the pavilion of the Uzbek Film Cinema Concern during the era of the cinema of Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) countries, Azernews reports. More than 300 cinematographers, directors, renowned artists and experts in the field of cinema from 35 countries have […]

Heart of the City: Annual Festival at DT...

More than 100 events are scheduled throughout the festival. A beloved festival returns to Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside this year with a wide range of performances, workshops, galleries and more. The 19th annual Heart of the City Festival kicks off on Wednesday, October 26 and runs for 12 days until Sunday, November 6. There will be […]

With freedom of the homeland at stake, U...

With their homeland fighting the Russian invaders, the Ukrainian community in Minnesota celebrates its 21st Ukrainian Heritage Festival on Saturday. The festival, which will promote and celebrate Minnesota’s Ukrainian-American community and Ukraine’s 31st anniversary of independence, will be held from noon to 5 p.m. Saturday at the Ukrainian American Community Center, 301 NE Main St. […]

‘Ferryman’ wins Best Picture at New Hope

NEW HOPE, PA – “The Ferryman,” a British production about an attractive but reckless young woman who runs an underground club while her military boyfriend tries to intervene, won Best Picture at the 2022 New Hope Film Festival. “This year’s festival combined physical and virtual events for the second year in a row,” said New […]

ROCHESTER FRINGE STARTS 11TH ANNUAL 12-D...

ROCHESTER, NY, September 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Rochester Fringe Festival starts today, tuesday september 13through Saturday September 24. The 11th annual festival offers more than 500 performances – with 130 free events – including comedy, dance, theatre, music, spoken word, visual arts, film and children’s entertainment. Shows take place in 34 venues in and […]

Hundreds of people come to taste differe...

HARKER HEIGHTS – Hundreds – if not thousands – of people strolled through Harker Heights Community Park on Saturday, sampling different beers, wines, spirits and food during the 14th annual Food, Wine & Brew Fest, sponsored by HEB, the city of Harker Heights and the Texas Department of Agriculture’s “Go Texan” program. Attendees included Jarrell […]

Iranian filmmaker Jafar Panahi wins the ...

The film is also set to premiere at the Toronto Film Festival and the New York Film Festival. Imprisoned Iranian filmmaker Jafar Panahi has won a Special Jury Prize at the 79th Venice International Film Festival for his film no bear, in which he plays the protagonist. Panahi, who won the top prize, the Golden […]

Jack Nicholson once turned to comedy mov...

Actor Jack Nicholson was once known for making a variety of movies in his heyday. But there came a time when the Hollywood icon leaned more towards comedy films than other genres. It was a deliberate choice made by Nicholson, who was reluctant to do drama after a while. Jack Nicholson once shared that he […]

Seventh Annual Festival for the Homeless...

Living is Finally Pleasant WS, Inc., will present the Seventh Annual Festival for the Homeless from 2-6 p.m. on Saturday, September 10, 2022, at Gateway Commons Park, 1580 Oak St., Winston-Salem. Terrance “DJ Bebop” Matthews The services that will be provided to the homeless population during the festival include showers, food, bags with useful items […]

Imprisoned Iranian filmmaker Jafar Panah...

Panahi and two other filmmakers were jailed in July in Iran’s latest crackdown on civil society The Venice Film Festival left a symbolic void for Iranian filmmaker Jafar Panahi on Friday as his latest film had its world premiere as he languished behind bars in Tehran. Panahi, who has won numerous international awards, was jailed […]

REVIEW: Venice Film Festival’s ‘Don’t Wo

DUBAI: “In art histories, the Global South has been underrepresented. And in this framework, the Arab world has been under-represented. And in texts dealing with the greater Middle East, the Gulf has been marginalized. We wanted to reclaim ownership of this space somehow. Dr. Aisha Stoby talks about “Khaleej Modern,” an exhibition she curated that […]

Kenney to Host Annual Festival | Decatu...

Before Woodstock and Coachella, the earliest recorded festivals date back to ancient Greece. The Greeks honored the gods by holding competitions in drama, poetry, music, and athletics. To honor Dionysus, the god of wine and ecstasy, the Greeks held the festival of Dionysus, which consisted of performances of tragedy and comedy. Well-known Greek playwrights, such […]

Imprisoned Iranian filmmakers address th...

Panahi’s latest film, “No Bears”, premiered at the Venice Film Festival and will also screen at the Toronto International Film Festival. Iranian directors Jafar Panahi and Mohammad Rasoulof, both currently in Iranian government custody, sent a letter to the Venice International Film Festival, which was read by festival director Alberto Barbara at the start of […]

Iranian Narges Abyar in the jury of the ...

TEHRAN — The Kazan International Muslim Film Festival has chosen Iranian director Narges Abyar for its jury. Abyar, director of the acclaimed Iranian dramas “Track 143” and “When the Moon Was Full”, has been honored by several international festivals and cultural centers. Earlier in March, she received the Director Achievement Award at the 2022 International […]

Art for the Recovery Community Fourth An...

The description The Utah Society for Addiction Medicine and the Utah Department of Health and Human Services are excited to present this summer’s Art for the Recovery Community Festival! Join us on August 20 at the Sugar Space Arts Warehouse in downtown Salt Lake City (132 W 800 S) for our fourth annual festival celebrating […]

Timothée Chalamet rocks the Venice Film

Film star Timothée Chalamet walked the Venice Film Festival red carpet on Friday for the premiere of his new film bones and all. To the cheers of her fans, Chalamet walked the red carpet in an all-red Haider Ackermann halter top and a pair of matching skinny pants. Chalamet, who likes to dress up for […]

Food trucks will head to Waterloo’s Rive

WATERLOO — At least 16 food trucks from across the region will line up for customers at the second annual Food Truck Festival on Saturday. Doors open at 11 a.m. and the event runs until 8 p.m. at the RiverLoop Expo Plaza, located at Park Avenue and Jefferson Street, as well as along Jefferson Street. […]

Adelaide Film Festival announces debut t...

Environmental horror/thriller from editor-turned-director Sean Lahiff Carnifex and the documentary by Brenda Matthews and Nathaniel Schmidt the last girl will each screen at the Adelaide Film Festival in October. Both films were unveiled today as part of a festival preview ahead of the full program launch on September 12; both are backed by the event’s […]

The 14th annual Hola México Film Festiva

The largest Mexican film festival outside of Mexico, Hola México Film Festival presented by Toyota, returns for its 14th annual edition October 2-10, 2022 during Hispanic Heritage Month. Tickets for the Hola Mexico Film Festival presented by Toyota will go on sale Friday, September 2, 2022:https://cloud.broadwayworld.com/rec/ticketclick.cfm?fromlink=2193929®id=9&articlelink=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.holamexicoff.com%2F2022-film-festival%2F?utm_source=BWW2022&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign= item&utm_content=bottombuybutton1 Following the triumphant return to in-person attendance last […]

Best comedy movies on Netflix 2022

netflix Sometimes the best thing you can do for yourself is turn on Netflix, whip up a hilarious movie, and disconnect from the rest of the world. Luckily, there are a variety of standout films on the streaming service, from raunchy late-night comedies to sweet romantic comedies to clever satires. There’s also a mix of […]

World News | At 90, the Venice Film Fes...

Venice, Aug. 28 (AP) Cinema’s biggest stars seem to shine a little brighter at the Venice International Film Festival, which kicks off this week in the northern Italian city. Think Lady Gaga, a woman who never shied away from a grand entrance, even outdoing herself delicately perched on the edge of a moving water taxi […]

The London Kurdish Film Festival release...

The 13th London Kurdish Film Festival (LKFF) will be back in September. This is a very important edition as LKFF returns to the big screens after two successful online global editions held during the Covid-19 pandemic. The 13th edition of LKFF will present a shortlisted program of films released between 2021 and 2022. It will […]

“The Swimmers” by Sally El Hosaini to op

Sally El Hosaini’s drama ‘The Swimmers’, based on the inspiring story of the Mardini sisters, will open the 18th Zurich Film Festival on September 22. This will be the film’s European premiere. The film is produced by Working Title for Netflix. It is directed and written by El Hosaini and co-written by Jack Thorne, based […]

Spencertown Academy Arts Center Announce...

SPENCERTOWN — The 17th annual Spencertown Academy Arts Center Book Festival takes place over Labor Day weekend, Sept. 2-5. The festival features a giant used book sale, two days of talks and readings by esteemed authors, and a children’s program. Featured authors include Daphne Palasi Andreades, Jean Hanff Korelitz, David Nasaw, Mayukh Sen, and James […]

Morocco: Marrakech will host the 2nd Sho...

Rabat — The second Marrakech Short Film Festival (MSFF) will be held from September 23 to 30 in the Ocher City under the aegis of the Ministry of Youth, Culture and Communication. On the initiative of its founder Ramia Beladel, this event aims to create bridges between the short film industry and Marrakech, indicates a […]

Film Festival Report: Trainspotting at t...

Some things in life you thought you’d never see again. Like the Edinburgh International Film Festival [EIFF] back to its place. Traditionally, the EIF was held in August. It was ideal positioning in the calendar when all eyes are on Edinburgh due to the famous Fringe – the vibrant mix of comedy, dance, theater and […]

The Zurich Film Festival unveils the lin...

FESTIVAL Zurich Film Festival unveiled the lineup for its hashtag section, which is dedicated to “a topic that is trending on social media,” the event said on Thursday. This year’s section screens films under the title #MyReligion and deals with “matters of faith, euphoria and modern deities”. “Whether in the United States, Russia or the […]

Turkish public broadcaster participates ...

SARAJEVO, August 18 (BelTA – Anadolu Agensy). – With a wide range of motion pictures, Türkiye’s public broadcaster, TRT, is competing in the Sarajevo Film Festival (SFF), which will run until Friday. Stressing that TRT attaches great importance to the festival, the broadcaster’s director of cinema, Faruk Guven, told Anadolu Agency that every year the […]

10 Highest Rated A24 Comedy Movies, Acco...

A24 is a name any movie buff has probably heard thousands of times. It’s the movie studio responsible for allowing many great, up-and-coming filmmakers to express their true vision and have full creative control over their films. The studio’s main success was born out of their popular horror, and that’s what most people probably associate […]

‘Everyone has a chance’: 2023 Florida Fi

ORLANDO, Florida. – It’s time for filmmakers everywhere to tap into the excitement as the 2023 Florida Film Festival is now accepting entries for its 32nd annual event. The festival is set to take place at the Enzian Theater in Maitland from April 14-23, 2023, and organizers are seeking submissions from newcomers and experts. [Click […]

Spencertown Academy Arts Center Announce...

SPENCERTOWN — The 17th annual Spencertown Academy Arts Center Book Festival takes place over Labor Day weekend, Sept. 2-5. The festival features a giant used book sale, two days of talks and readings by esteemed authors, and a children’s program. Featured authors include Daphne Palasi Andreades, Jean Hanff Korelitz, David Nasaw, Mayukh Sen, and James […]

Celebrating the Director’s Top 5 Comedy

Popular Bollywood director David Dhawan aged a year today. The director has earned a reputation for making several comedic films over the years which are popular with audiences. He also worked with his son actor Varun Dhawan in the remake of his film Coolie Number 1. On the occasion of the director’s 71st birthday, a […]

Celebrating the Director’s Top 5 Comedy

Last update: August 16, 2022, 1:01 PM HST A look back at 5 of his best comic works. There is hardly anyone who has not watched Mujhse Shaadi Karoge movie. Popular Bollywood director David Dhawan aged a year today. The director has earned a reputation for making several comedic films over the years which are […]

The 6th Annual Chapín Festival Los Ángel

Chapin Summer Festival, a non-profit organization, returns this year with the 6th Annual Chapín Los Ángeles Festival taking place at Lafayette Park on Saturday, August 27 and Sunday, August 28, 2022 from 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. The 6th annual event is free to celebrate Guatemalan culture and its vibrant community through the country’s historic […]

Gibara, winners of the Cuban Internation...

The Algerian film Papicha received a Lucia Award for its position “against intolerance and religious and cultural obscurantism”. Photo: Excerpt from Cine Cubano magazine By IPS-Cuba HAVANA TIMES – The Gibara International Film Festival closed its 2022 edition on August 6 with a simple awards ceremony at the Jibá cinema, during which the juries communicated […]

Spencertown Academy Arts Center Announce...

SPENCERTOWN — The 17th annual Spencertown Academy Arts Center Book Festival takes place over Labor Day weekend, Sept. 2-5. The Festival features a giant used book sale, two days of talks and readings with esteemed authors and a children’s program. Featured authors include Daphne Palasi Andreades, Jean Hanff Korelitz, David Nasaw, Mayukh Sen, and James […]

Annual New Dance Festival returns to St....

ST. JOHN’S, NL — The annual Festival of New Dance returns to St. John’s in September with an exciting lineup of artists from across Canada. The 31st Dance Festival, scheduled for September 29-October 8, features captivating and provocative contemporary works by local and out-of-province dance and interdisciplinary artists. This year’s festival will feature performances by […]

Sarajevo film festival starts tonight, B...

A day before the official opening on Thursday, an ongoing special screening of a new documentary film about Emerik Blum by Jasmila Žbanic took place at the Coca-Cola Open Air Cinema. Admission to the screening was free as a gift to the public. Žbanić and DEBLOKADA production are looking for film archives, photos and stories […]

Williston celebrates chokecherry at annu...

Mr. Bonez, a 13-year-old dog from Disc-Connected K9’s World Famous Frisbee Show, catches a Frisbee high in the air Friday night at the Chokecherry Festival in Williston. All dogs in the show are rescued dogs. WILLISTON – The 16th annual North Dakota Chokecherry Festival in Williston not only served free ice […]

10 Best Comedy Movies Starring Selena Go...

Over the years, Selena Gomez has expanded her acting and singing career by hosting and producing the cooking show Selena + Chef as well as the launch of her own beauty brand Rare Beauty. But more recently, Gomez returned for the currently airing second season of the Hulu mystery comedy series. Only murders in the […]

Charlotte Wells on her Edinburgh Film Fe...

When people ask Charlotte Wells how she got into acting, sometimes she tells them it was a childhood ambition and sometimes she doesn’t. It’s a question the Edinburgh-based New York director has been asking a lot since her feature debut Aftersun became the star film at this year’s Cannes Film Festival. “Sometimes I’ll say when […]

Spencertown Academy Arts Center Announce...

SPENCERTOWN — The 17th annual Spencertown Academy Arts Center Book Festival takes place over Labor Day weekend, Sept. 2-5. The festival features a giant used book sale, two days of talks and readings by esteemed authors, and a children’s program. Featured authors include Daphne Pilasi Andreades, Jean Hanff Korelitz, David Nasaw, Mayukh Sen and James […]

Why Blind Fury Is One of the Best Comedy...

Movies from the 90s were known for two genres: action and comedy. Cops on high alert ready for a drug bust after prolonged detective work only to discover they’ve got the wrong guy. Childhood friends growing up in the suburbs try to make it in the big city, only to wreak havoc in their idiosyncratic […]

Velankanni prepares for the annual festi...

Preparations for the annual festival of Our Lady of Good Health in Velankanni have begun in Nagapattinam. The celebration begins on August 29 with the hoisting of the flag and ends on September 8 with the procession of cars. On Monday, Collector A. Arun Thamburaj, Superintendent of Police G. Jawahar and other officials visited the […]

What to watch at the Melbourne Internati...

The Melbourne International Film Festival returns this week and – thanks to COVID-19 – it’s the event’s first full live season in three years. This is also its historic 70th edition, which explains why this year’s festival program is so packed: 257 feature films, 102 short films and 12 XR plays make up MIFF 2022, […]

What to watch at the 2022 Melbourne Inte...

Have you already booked your tickets for the Melbourne International Film Festival? Taking place from August 4 to 21 in cinemas across the city, it’s a common space to capture the most anticipated releases of the year and also celebrate all our local talent. So if you’re headed to the festival or need a little […]

Grand Rapids to celebrate Hispanic cultu...

The 44th Annual Grand Rapids Hispanic Festival is set to take place for the first time since 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic and will once again be a space where the community comes together through music, food and dance. The festival will start on August 5, 2022 and will take place over three days. […]

Beijing film festival receives 1,450 app...

The upcoming 12th Beijing International Film Festival (BJIFF) has received 1,450 domestic and foreign films vying for its Tiantan Award, a 63 percent increase from last year, organizers said at a press conference held on July 28. Organizers present highlights and plans for the upcoming 12th Beijing International Film Festival (BJIFF) at a press conference […]

Honor Society review – a sharp and surpr

HOnor Society, a dark comedy about prestige-obsessed high schoolers, opens with familiar faces of pop feminism: Beyoncé and Billie Eilish. These are the faces Honor Rose (Angourie Rice from the Spider-man movies) sees on her wall as she goes through her long morning routine before senior year – white strips for her teeth, jade roller […]

Vengeance Review – BJ Novak’s Ambitious

PPositioning himself as the satirist we want and need right now, former actor and desktop writer BJ Novak certainly deserves points for his chutzpah. And while it deserved points for very little else in its failed anthology series The Premise, there’s a bit more to recommend in the murky new comedy thriller Vengeance, flashes of. […]

The 2022 Amman International Film Festiv...

Arab director Sally El-Hosaini’s ‘The Swimmers’ will open the Toronto Film Festival DUBAI: Egyptian-Welsh director Sally El-Hosaini’s drama ‘The Swimmers’ is due to open the Toronto Film Festival on September 8, which will also mark the film’s world premiere. The work is based on the true story of Syrian refugees Sarah and Yusra Mardini who […]

Alia Bhatt loves comedy movies and says ...

Alia Bhatt will soon be seen in darlings, alongside Shefali Shah and Vijay Varma. The film will be a murder mystery and will be released on August 5. With darlings, Alia Bhatt is making her producer debut, and ever since the drama teaser dropped on July 25, everyone’s been talking about it. Bhatt also makes […]

Deauville Film Festival unveils competit...

Gina Gammell and Riley Keough”war pony“, “Aftersun” by Charlotte Wells and Agnieszka Smoczyńska “The Silent Twinsare among the many first female feature films expected to compete at the Deauville American Film Festival. Eight titles out of 13 feature films will compete in Deauville as first films. “War Pony” had its world premiere at Un Certain […]

Arab films announced for the program of ...

Moroccan photographer M’hammed Kilito shortlisted for prestigious Leica Oskar Barnack award DUBAI: Documentary photographer M’hammed Kilito has been shortlisted for the 42nd edition of the prestigious Leica Oskar Barnack Prize. Born in Lviv, Ukraine, Kilito grew up in Rabat, Morocco, where he is now based. In his work he seeks to explore narratives relevant to […]

Alia Bhatt thinks that’s why she isn’t o

Alia Bhatt is the star of the moment. Its first Darlings production film is set to be released next month and the trailer is already receiving rave reviews on social media. Starring Alia, Darlings is a dark comedy that also stars Shefali Shah, Vijay Varma and Roshan Mathew. In 10 years of career, Darlings is […]

Cambridge heads to Woods Hole for a film...

Film Ahead is a weekly column highlighting special events and repertoire programming for the discerning Camberville movie buff. It also includes capsule reviews of films that are not subject to a feature film review. local orientation A scene from “Free Renty: Lanier v. Harvard” by David Grubin. 31 Woods Hole Film Festival line up next […]