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Michael Douglas will be the guest of hon...

FESTIVAL Oscar-winning actor and filmmaker Michael Douglas will be the guest of honor and advisor of the fourth edition Meihodo International Youth Visual Media Festival. Douglas will appear at the 2022 Short Film Festival Virtual Awards Ceremony to announce the grand prize winner and offer insight for young filmmakers. The ceremony will be hosted via […]

SnoFlinga: ‘Celebrate Winter’ Outdoors a

Snow and ice can stretch nerves like a bungee cord pulled beyond its capacity. That, at least, is a reaction among motorists who encounter freeway driving conditions where shoulders try to suck them in and passing 18-wheelers throw whiteouts. Parents stuck with snowy kids can also feel a little stretched. Homestake Lodge co-owner Lauren Thieszen […]

New Brunswick’s New Jersey Film Festival

The 2022 Spring New Jersey Film Festival has unveiled its exciting film lineup. Curated from more than 633 entries from independent filmmakers around the world and selected by an exclusive jury of media professionals, academics, journalists and students, the films encompass a multitude of genres and span experimental and short films from the Festival. The […]

Vemulawada Temple in Telangana steps up ...

As the date of the Medaram Jathara approaches, around 15,000 to 20,000 devotees visit the temple every day, officials say, causing them concern. Ahead of the Medaram Jathara at the Sri Raja Rajeshwara Temple in Vemulawada of Telangana, temple authorities have said that measures to curb the spread of COVID-19 will be reinforced at the […]

Flicks, Bears and Omicron – The Berlin S

Berlin’s most famous festival, the Berlinale, is not intimidated by the Corona pandemic. Organizers say they will go ahead and let it go. Eighteen films are in competition for the most important awards. Berlin, January 20, 2022 (The Berlin Spectator) — When we hike in the Rocky Mountains, we don’t really want to see bears. […]

Elaheh Nobakht, Negin Ahmadi on Dhaka Fi...

TEHRAN — Iranian filmmakers Elaheh Nobakht and Negin Ahmadi are among the juries of the 20th Dhaka International Film Festival, which is currently taking place in the Bangladeshi capital. Nobakht is on the jury of the Women Filmmakers competition, which also includes Turkish TV channel Oya Dogan, Bulgarian filmmaker Yana Lekarska and Bangladeshi documentary filmmaker […]

The Berlin Film Festival finalizes the p...

Program announcements continue this week for the 72nd Berlin International Film Festival, with the full Panorama lineup now confirmed. In addition to the first titles unveiled in April, there are films including that of Alain Guiraudie nobody’s hero, which opens the shutter this year. The titles that will participate in the Berlinale Series Market and […]

7 Sundance Film Festival 2022 movies to ...

The lineup for the 2022 Sundance Film Festival was recently announced, and there are a handful of Latin movies (or films featuring Latin talent) you should circle on your calendar. The hybrid festival will take place in-person in Utah and on online platforms from January 20-30, 2022. In a statement, Sundance Film Festival programming director […]

The 2022 New York Jewish Film Festival J...

(New York Jewish Week via JTA) – Now in its 31st year, the New York Jewish Film Festival, the annual film celebration of Jews around the world, kicks off Wednesday. Its organizers are determined to make the event happen, even amid the spread of the omicron variant. This year’s festival runs January 12-25 and is […]

Egyptian filmmaker Mohamed Hefzy joins t...

JEDDAH: A fashion-loving young Saudi Arabian is trying to raise awareness about vintage fashion and the imprint fast fashion has on the world. Alia Kurdi is a 27-year-old fashion enthusiast who collects, designs and sells vintage clothing in Saudi Arabia. She always thought that growing up the only way to express herself was through her […]

Jaipur International Film Festival: Amid...

‘Nani’ from India and ‘The Healing Land’ from Peru receive Green Rose Award, 80-year-old screenwriter Javed Siddiqui received Life Time Achievement Award, Best Actress: Matilda from Angels of Switzerland Film: Atlas, Best Actor : India K Yashwand Anand Gupta Film: 4 Some, award for best original screenplay: “Leader” of Poland Location Maharana Pratap Auditorium, times […]

A complete guide to the list of films sc...

The 19th Chennai International Film Festival is drawing to a close. The eight-day film festival with a slate of 121 films from 53 countries will end on January 6 with the screening of Vortex directed by Gaspar Noé. Indian movies like Udanpirappe, Nayattu, among others were also screened during the festival. Here is the January […]

Parey Hut Love wins the Wholesome Entert...

The 2019 romantic comedy from director Asim Raza Parey Hut Amour won the Best Picture Award in Wholesome Entertainment at the South Asia Forum for Creative Art and Heritage (SAFACH) International Film Festival. SAFACH is South Asia’s first international borderless traveling film festival. It held its third edition this month from December 18-23 in Vrindavan, […]

This Year’s SLO Jewish Film Festival Aim

Refugees from Sudan and Eritrea seeking new life in Israel. Woman growing facial hair as she channels a deceased rabbi. Albanians protecting Jewish men in WWII as the Nazis draw closer. These are just some of the stories the SLO Jewish Film Festival will help tell starting January 9. With 25 films from at least […]

Intl. The Snow Film Festival projects “

TEHRAN – Iranian films “Israfil”, “Titi”, “Sultan” and “Standing in the Dust” were screened at the 17th International Snow Film Festival in Erzurum, Turkey last week. The festival is organized annually by the Faculty of Communication of Atatürk University at the Nenehatun Cultural Center from December 23 to 25. Several screenings were organized for “Israfil” […]

The Capri Hollywood Film Festival sails ...

For its upcoming 26th edition, the Capri Hollywood Intl. Film Festival, dedicated to launching Oscars hopes and establishing a creative and commercial bridgehead between Hollywood and the Italian film and showbiz communities, thwarts the Omicron variant by expanding its venues beyond “l ‘blue island’ off Naples. For health security reasons, the picturesque small town of […]

The Capri Hollywood Film Festival sails ...

For its upcoming 26th edition, the Capri Hollywood Intl. Film Festival, dedicated to launching Oscars hopes and establishing a creative and commercial bridgehead between Hollywood and the Italian film and showbiz communities, thwarts the Omicron variant by expanding its venues beyond “l ‘blue island’ off Naples. For health security reasons, the picturesque small town of […]

The Capri Hollywood Film Festival sails ...

For its upcoming 26th edition, the Capri Hollywood Intl. Film Festival, dedicated to launching Oscars hopes and establishing a creative and commercial bridgehead between Hollywood and the Italian film and showbiz communities, thwarts the Omicron variant by expanding its venues beyond “l ‘blue island’ off Naples. For health security reasons, the picturesque small town of […]

Dublin Film Festival unveils short films...

The Virgin Media Dublin International Film Festival has unveiled its short film program which will include 48 short films spread over six different presentations. The collection of featured shorts comes from at home and abroad by established and emerging filmmakers. With a selection of highlights from Screen Ireland’s funding programs, as well as a new […]

Turkey accused of blocking Kurdish film ...

Turkey accused of pressuring the organizers of a film festival in the town of Sulaimaniyah in Iraqi Kurdistan to cancel the screening of an award-winning film illustrating the resistance of the youth wing of the Workers’ Party of Kurdistan (PKK) against the Turks. the army during its three-month siege in Sur, the historic heart of […]

MAHE Dubai Short Film Festival spotlight...

A musical performance at the opening ceremony of the White Oryx International Short Film Festival Image Credit: Provided Lights, cameras and action awaited moviegoers at the third White Oryx International Short Film Festival (WOIS), an initiative of the School of Media and Communication at the Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE) in Dubai. The event, […]

Screening of a documentary on Lassana at...

Lovin Malta’s 2020 documentary Lassana has been selected for the Maltese edition of the International Organization for Migration (IOM) World Migration Film Festival (GMFF). Since 2016, the United Nations, through its IOM branch, have celebrated International Migrants Day with the GMFF. Celebrated annually on December 18, state branches are encouraged to organize local screenings of […]

Glasgow Film Festival 2022 announces mor...

Further events have been announced for the 18th Glasgow Film Festival (GFF), which will run 2-13 March 2022 in a new hybrid format, with screenings both in theaters and online via the Glasgow platform Film At Home. GFF will show an African Stories Program – a collection of contemporary films celebrating the rich diversity of […]

DelFest Announces 14th Annual Festival

DelFest, the brainchild of McCoury Music and High Sierra Music’s beloved festival, is pleased to announce that after a 2-year hiatus due to COVID, the music of Del McCoury and friends will return to beautiful town of Cumberland, Maryland, in May. 26-29. Today, DelFest organizers announced the bulk of artists for this year’s roster. Festival […]

Final review of the sixth annual “A Nigh

As 6th A night of unsuitable films Film festival has come and gone, we take a look back at the incredible event and say a loving farewell in the flesh. It was an amazing weekend of fun, friends and, of course, independent movies. This year’s festivities were held in Scottsdale, Arizona, by international filmmakers Dineta […]

Berlin Film Festival unveils its first t...

The Berlin International Film Festival 2022 has unveiled its first titles, including seven films invited to the Berlinale Special program. You can see the full list of confirmed movies below. These seven include that of Peter Flinth Against the ice, with Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Joe Cole, Heida Reed and Charles Dance, and Laurent Larivière About Jeanne, […]

13th Annual Tree Festival

Arbor Festival 2021 MINT HILL, NC – The 13th Annual Festival of Trees is about to wrap up at Novant Health Matthews Medical Center! An annual fundraiser for several non-profit organizations in the Matthews community, the Festival of Trees fills the hospital lobby with brightly decorated holiday trees from individuals, businesses, churches and organizations. For […]

New York Jewish Film Festival to Show Va...

A scene from “Neighbors”, the opening film of the 2022 New York Jewish Film Festival. Photo: NYJFF. The 31st annual New York Jewish Film Festival (NYJFF) is scheduled to take place next month and will feature 33 Jewish-themed films from around the world. The lineup includes 24 feature films and nine short films, as well […]

Saudi Arabia’s Red Sea Film Festival wra

LONDON: “I realized that I am drawn to particular worlds,” Jordanian filmmaker Bassel Ghandour told Arab News ahead of the screening of his new film “The Alleys” at the International Red Sea Film Festival. “To these very united neighborhoods that we have in the Middle East, and in the east of Amman in particular. Where […]

Murina triumphs at the Brussels Mediterr...

12/13/2021 – The debut feature by Croatian director Antoneta Alamat Kusijanović won three awards at the 21st edition of the festival Director Antoneta Alamat Kusijanović with her awards for Murina (© Jules Toulet) Croatian director Antoneta Alamat Kusijanović swept the poster of the 21st Cinémamed – Mediterranean Film Festival of Brussels where she won the […]

Jewish Museum and Film at Lincoln Center...

The Jewish Museum and Film at Lincoln Center will present the 31st annual New York Jewish Film Festival (NYJFF) in person and virtually from January 12 to 25, 2022. Among the oldest and most influential Jewish film festivals in the world, NYJFF presents the best documentary, narrative and short films from around the world that […]

Annual Festival of Lights in Green Bay S...

GREEN BAY, Wisconsin (WFRV) – It’s starting to look a lot like Christmas at Lambeau Field. The 15th annual Festival of Lights took place on Saturday evening and featured a variety of holiday activities like Christmas movies and cartoons, holiday card making, performances by area high school choirs and, of course, photo ops with Santa […]

Saudi film festival is “laundering” by a

Saudi Arabia has opened its first international film festival amid accusations the government is using culture to whitewash its poor human rights record, just days after a similar controversy overshadowed its first time by organizing a Formula 1 race. The Red Sea Festival has attracted international stars including Hilary Swank, Clive Owen and Vincent Cassel. […]

From Muthu to Thillu Mullu, the comedies...

Well, Rajinikanth doesn’t need any introduction. Superstar Rajinikanth aka Thalaivar has ruled the Indian film industry for over four decades with his unmatched aura and acting prowess. Born on December 12, Rajinikanth will be one year older and turn 71. Laureate Padma Bhushan is the second highest grossing actor in Tamil cinema history after MG […]

Movie buffs can savor Vancouver Turkish ...

This year’s Vancouver Turkish Film Festival presents seven award-winning feature films, one documentary and two films directed by women. The opening film, Two types of people / İnsanlar İkiye Ayrilir, is not offered in person until 6:30 p.m. on Friday, December 10 at the Goldcorp Center for the Arts at SFU Woodward’s. Directed by Tunç […]

The 16th Cyprus International Film Festi...

LARNACA, CYPRUS – In a dark public theater, a Russian artist sang “Shallow”, Lady Gaga’s hit song from A star is born (2018), to a small but dedicated audience. This eclectic scene of the globalization of film culture took place in the coastal town of Larnaca as part of the 16th Cyprus International Film Festival, […]

24th ARPA International Film Festival en...

From left to right: Sonia Keshishian, Sylvia Minassian, Manvel Saribekyan and Maral Kazazian, director Arpa IFF From left to right: Ara Mnatsakyanyan, Ara Najarian and Paula Devine The 24th Arpa International Film Festival, one of Hollywood’s oldest film festivals, screened 70 films from 21 different countries, featuring films, documentaries, short films, animated films and music […]

Turkish film “Between Two Dawns” awarded

The special jury prizes were awarded to the Egyptian film ‘Feathers’ and ‘El Planeta’ by Amalia Ulman. Turkish thriller ki Şafak Arasında (Between two dawn), directed by Selman Nacar, won the best film award worth € 18,000 ($ 20,000) at the 39th edition of the Turin Film Festival, which took place from November 26 to […]

The hottest tickets at the Red Sea Inter...

“Salon de Huda” Hany Abu-Assad has long been one of the most acclaimed Palestinian filmmakers, receiving an Oscar nomination for his now classic 2005 film “Paradise Now” and another for “Omar” in 2013. Both films were about men struggling under occupation, unsure of how best to live their life for themselves, their families or their […]

Turkish thriller wins Turin Film Festiva...

Turkish director Selman Nacar’s “Between Two Dawns”, a tense moral thriller exploring ethical and family responsibilities over a 24-hour period, won the highest honor at the 39th edition of the Turin Film Festival, which took place from November 26. – December 4. Chaired by director Ildikó Enyedi and made up of actor Alessandro Gassmann, composer […]

Turin Film Festival, winners. Best film...

It ends with victory between two dawns 39th edition of the Turin Film Festival. The jury was awarded, chaired by the Hungarian Ildiko Ennedi and composed of Alessandro Jasman, Evgeny Galperin and Isabel Ivars. the best movie The first book by Turkish Salman Sakar deals with the issue of accidents at work. “A film that […]

Port Lavaca hosts its annual Festival of...

Parade winners will be announced Saturday, December 4 at Merry on Maine in Port Lavaca December 3, 2021 11:27 p.m. Job : December 3, 2021 11:27 p.m. PORT LAVACA, Texas – Port Lavaca held its annual Festival of Lights Parade on Friday evening, December 3. The parade included over 30 different floats. Some were adorned […]

Claire Denis, Michel Franco, Abner Benai...

Throughout the pandemic that ravaged Central America, the region’s most important film event, the Panama International Film Festival (IFF Panama), practically continued in its continued attempt to bolster projects. and local talent. To mark its 10th anniversary this year, a smaller hybrid edition will begin on December 3 with “Plaza Catedral”, Panama’s Oscar submission, and […]

Slovak filmmaker wins European cinema aw...

“Dying to Divorce”: British documentary on Turkish domestic violence in the race for the Oscars ANKARA: A film highlighting domestic violence in Turkey has been nominated as the UK’s official entry for the Best International Feature Film at the Oscars. The five nominees for Best International Feature Film are expected to be announced in February, […]

Tree chosen for the 15th edition of the ...

The Green Bay Packers and Festival Foods will be hosting the 15th Annual Festival of Lights at Lambeau Field on Saturday, December 11 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. The family-themed event, free to the public, will begin at 5 p.m. in the atrium at Champ Lambeau and feature holiday movies and cartoons, holiday card […]

Special Olympics Wyoming to host annual ...

CASPER, Wyo. (Wyoming News Now) – Special Olympics Wyoming is preparing to host its 33rd annual Teddy Bear Tree and Tea Festival. This is the first major event the organization will host since the start of the pandemic. “I can’t wait for everyone to come together for the event. We’ll have a lot of athletes […]

Tree-mendous event: Green Bay tree chose...

GREEN BAY, Wisconsin (WFRV) – The Tree of Fate is now chosen for the 15th Annual Festival of Lights and will be picked up on the morning of December 6 before the festival begins the following Saturday. According to a statement, the Green Bay Packers and Festival Foods organize the holiday event at Lambeau Field […]

Annual Tree Festival offered at Micke Gr...

The annual tree festival returns to the San Joaquin County Historical Museum at Micke Grove Park on Saturday and Sunday, December 4 and 5, with Friday afternoon, December 3, for seniors only. Micke Grove Park is located at 11793 Micke Grove Road, Lodi. Doors open at 10 a.m. and close at 4 p.m. Saturday and […]

15th Annual Festival of Trees lights up ...

Goodwill Industries of Southwest Florida and the Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center (SBDAC) present the 15th Annual Festival of Trees, December 2-5. This annual fundraiser has become a holiday tradition in Southwest Florida for thousands of families. The 4-day event kicks off the holiday at SBDAC located at 2301 First […]

Annual Tree Festival offered at Micke Gr...

The annual tree festival returns to the San Joaquin County Historical Museum at Micke Grove Park on Saturday and Sunday, December 4 and 5, with Friday afternoon, December 3, for seniors only. Micke Grove Park is located at 11793 Micke Grove Road, Lodi. Doors open at 10 a.m. and close at 4 p.m. Saturday and […]

Smithville 30th Annual Festival of Light...

About 7,000 people attended Smithville’s 2019 Lighted Parade. Last year’s celebration was canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Smitty’s birthday is coming up. The 15th anniversary of Smithville’s beloved giant gingerbread display will be celebrated on Saturday with the town’s 30th annual Festival of Lights and Illuminated Parade. The festival will run throughout the day, […]

Alexandria Film Festival 2021 extended t...

ALEXANDRIA, VA — The Alexandria Film Festival, a regional showcase for independent films from around the world, has been extended for an additional 15 days, the festival’s executive committee announced. The 15-day extension is a nod to the festival’s 15th anniversary. Originally scheduled for November 11-25, the festival is taking place in a virtual format. […]

Lara Dutta on making a lot of comedy mov...

New oi-Madhuri V | Updated: Tuesday November 30, 2021, 5:36 PM [IST] After winning the Miss Universe crown in 2000, Lara Dutta entered the film industry starring Akshay Kumar-Priyanka Chopra Andaz in 2003. Over time, the actress starred in numerous blockbuster films and stood out for her impeccable comedic timing in films like Full house, […]

4th Red Crescent International Friendshi...

Event organized in association with the Turkish Ministry of Culture and Tourism, AA its global communication partner The 4th Red Crescent International Friendship Short Film Festival kicks off Thursday in the Turkish metropolis of Istanbul. The event, which runs from December 2-5, is organized in collaboration with Turkey’s Ministry of Culture and Tourism, and the […]

annual festival draws large crowds to Hi...

DUNEDIN – Neither the pandemic nor a little rain dampened crowd morale at the Dunedin Celtic Music and Craft Beer Festival on November 20. Eric MacNeill, President of the Dunedin Scottish Arts Foundation, said he was delighted to be in Highlander Park for the event. “Looks like they’re having fun, and it’s great,” he said. […]

‘Dear Thomas’ from Germany wins Best Fil

The German drama of Andreas Kleinert Dear Thomas received the Grand Prize at the 2021 Black Nights Film Festival, held in Tallinn, the Estonian capital. The landmark black-and-white biopic follows the struggles of East German author and filmmaker Thomas Brasch, played by Albrecht Schuch, who was also named best actor at the Black Nights closing […]

37th Annual Mountain Masters Festival Co...

WYMT Mountain News Weekend Edition newsletter at 6 p.m. Sunday HARLAN COUNTY, Ky. (WYMT) – The 37th Mountain Masters Festival wrapped up Saturday. Event coordinator Jyssica Bennett called it a Harlan County tradition. One that started with the family with her sister-in-law. “Going out, shopping, being with family and friends,” Bennett said. “It’s just to […]

Jameel Arts Centre’s annual festival cel

Now in its second year, Down to Earth, a festival around ecology and sustainability, returns to the Jameel Arts Center starting Friday. The two-day event will feature workshops, demonstrations and information booths for children and adults on topics such as seeding, composting, mini-garden development, recycling crafts and sustainable living. . Friday, a sowing workshop, led […]

10th edition of the Foods Drumstick Dash...

For many local families, running or walking 5 km on Thanksgiving morning is a tradition. Brian is at America Family Field getting ready for the 10th annual Foods Drumstick Dash Festival. For many local families, running or walking a 5k on Thanksgiving morning is a tradition and this year is back! Brian is at America […]

“Zalava” wins awards at Duhok Internatio

TEHRAN – Iranian director Arsalan Amiri won the award for best director for his drama “Zalava” at the 8th Duhok International Film Festival in the Kurdistan region of Iraq. Navid Purfaraj also won the Best Actor award for his role in the film, winner of the Grand Prize at the 36th Venice International Film Critics’ […]

Baku International Short Film Festival c...

November 24, 2021 3:17 PM (UTC + 04: 00) 702 By Laman Ismayilova The 12th Baku International Short Film Festival (BISFF) was held in Baku. Speaking at the closing ceremony, festival director Fahruz Shamiyev said BISFF has aimed to support domestic directors and screen international films since its inception in 2004. Previously, the festival featured […]

“Frames of Representation”: a strong Ita

Frames of Representation, an artistically and politically adventurous film festival blending documentary and drama to tell stories from around the world, returns to ICA this week from November 25 to December 4. Organized by the Italian director of cinema of the ICA, Nico Marzano, 20 new films from 16 different countries will be screened, as […]

The American Turkish Society will presen...

“Stories Come Together. Storytellers expand our minds and connect us. We are delighted to curate original independent stories that touch our hearts and remind us of the values ​​of our human understanding. We have chosen “Bridges & Borders“as this year’s theme to present films that bridge the gap between cultures, identities and people. These films […]

The American Turkish Society will presen...

NEW YORK, 23 November 2021 / PRNewswire / – The festival to which CHOBANI is a platinum sponsor, will consist of socially conscious films by various storytellers using art to inspire, enlighten and, above all, entertain. New York Turkish Film Festival “Stories Come Together. Storytellers expand our minds and connect us. We are delighted to […]

7th Mercy to Universe film festival kick...

The 7th Mercy to the Universe International Short Film Festival kicked off Monday in Istanbul. The week-long Atlas Cinema Festival is organized in cooperation with the Siyer Foundation and the Fidan Art Foundation, and is supported by the Turkish Ministry of Culture and Tourism, with Anadolu Agency as a global communication partner. The festival aims […]

Turkish Film Week begins in Albania

Turkish Film Week, organized by the Yunus Emre Institute, kicked off in the Albanian capital on Monday. The five-day festival opened with the film Miracle in Cell No. 7, in a cinema hall in Tirana. Turkish Ambassador to Tirana Murat Ahmet Yoruk told the ceremony that Turkish cinema and the Turkish TV series industry have […]

Yunus Emre Institute launches Turkish Fi...

The Turkish Yunus Emre Institute (YEE), which presents Turkey’s cultural heritage in a creative way to foreigners, launched a Turkish Film Week in the Albanian capital Tirana on Monday. The five-day festival was opened with the film “Yedinci Koğuştaki Mucize” (“Miracle in Cell No. 7”) in a cinema hall in Tirana. Turkish Ambassador to Tirana […]

Festival Foods Drumstick Dash Benefits F...

Join over 2,000 costumed participants, representing families of runners and walkers as they “move their feet so that others can eat” at the 10th Annual Foods Drumstick Dash Festival to benefit Feeding America Eastern Wisconsin in the morning from Thanksgiving to 8:30 a.m. Free parking is available at the entrance to the clock tower. Highlights […]

Tillamook County Pioneer Museum Hosts 17...

Next month, the Tillamook County Pioneer Museum will host its biggest annual event. The 17th annual Festival of Trees gala will be held at the museum from 5:30-8 p.m. on December 10. Appetizers and drinks will be served and live music will set the holiday mood before the silent auction begins. Tickets are $35 in […]

The Boys & Girls Club of SCV held their

The Boys & Girls Club of the Santa Clarita Valley held their annual Festival of Trees auction on Saturday and Sunday at the former Saddle Ranch in downtown Westfield Valencia. The weekend event followed Friday’s Magic of the Lights Gala. It featured a table and tall trees skillfully decorated to be auctioned online to raise […]

The holiday season kicks off with the tw...

Enter Wall Street with Street Insider Premium. Claim your 1-week free trial here. Galveston, Texas, Nov. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – The holidays have started at Moody Gardens with the 20th annual Festival of Lights and glorious weather for thousands of guests to enjoy the opening ceremony and a variety of of vacation attractions. Santa […]

The holiday season kicks off with the tw...

The opening day starts with a festive crowd, dancers, music and Santa Claus parachutist Moody Gardens pyramids Moody Gardens pyramids adorned with lights for the holidays on the other side of the water. Moody Gardens Pyramids adorned with holiday lights across the water. Santa and elves skydiving Father Christmas and his elves parachute to launch […]

28th Annual Tree Festival benefits The B...

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Black Harvest Film Festival, reggaeton a...

It’s a little chilly in here, but here are a few things to do this week that might just warm you up. Fri 11/19 606 Records and the Cleve Carney Museum of Art (CCMA) team up to celebrate Ben LaMar Gay’s New album, Open your arms to open up to us (be sure to read […]

The Junior League of Champaign Urbana ho...

Posted: November 19, 2021 / 4:49 PM CST / Update: November 19, 2021 / 4:49 PM CST Champaign, Illinois (WCIA) The Champaign-Urbana Junior League develops and participates in projects, educational programs, conferences and advocacy efforts in areas where needs are unmet and existing resources are minimal in the community of Champaign Urbana. JLCU has often […]

The annual Cathedral Lights Festival wil...

An image of Mary with Jesus is reflected on Saint Paul’s Cathedral of Saint Paul on December 17, 2020 as part of a Luxmuralis sound and light show. Dave Hrbacek | THE CATHOLIC SPIRIT Saint Paul’s Cathedral of Saint Paul is putting on a Luxmuralis sound and light show that drew thousands of people last […]

Woodland businessman spearheads efforts ...

WOODLAND (CBS13) – A group of Woodland business owners are stepping in to help save the city’s Christmas Lights Festival parade after a man says it has to happen. Anticipation rises in the Woodland Plaza as the Christmas decorations are on display. Everything is being prepared for the parade on December 10. READ MORE: Conspiracy […]

Asian World Film Festival Launches TV Aw...

– The Asian World TV Series Awards start in May 2022 in Istanbul – AWFF 2022 will take place from November 9 to 18 in Los Angeles LOS ANGELES, November 18, 2021 / PRNewswire / – The Asian World Film Festival (AWFF) has announced the launch of another television festival: Asian World TV Series Awards […]

Comedy movies from the former Miss Unive...

Former Miss Universe and Bollywood actress Sushmita Sen will be one year older on November 19. She has been a role model for millions of her fans through the generations. At 18, she crowned Femina Miss India in 1994 and then became the first Indian woman to win the Miss Universe title. The diva then […]

Les Arcs Film Festival unveils the progr...

Les Arcs Film Festival, the European film festival programmed by Tribeca artistic director Frédéric Boyer and located in the French Alps, unveiled the programming of its Co-production Village which will be back live after a virtual 2020 edition. The 13th edition of the Industry Sidebar will feature 18 projects in development from 11 countries, including […]

Pune International Film Festival: With f...

The 19th edition of Pune International Film Festival (PIFF) is scheduled to be held from December 2-9. Film buffs can make the most of the opportunity as online registration for delegates will begin from Thursday, while on-site registration at festival venues will begin on November 22. The film festival will be held at three venues […]

39th Annual Festival of Lights illuminat...

Click to enlarge Photo: Vincent DiFrancesco The festival of lights The Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden turns into a illuminated Wonderland once again this year for the 39th annual Festival of Lights, ranked America’s # 1 zoo light show by USA today for three consecutive years. This year’s exhibit will feature 4 million LED lights […]

Arc Tampa Bay to host annual tree festiv...

CLEARWATER, Fla. (WFLA) – Tampa Bay Arc Foundation Tree Festival is back with hundreds of decorated trees and wreaths to discover this weekend. The Festival of Trees celebrates its 37th year with shows, local vendors, crafts for the kids, and even a visit from Santa himself. Save for the Holidays: As Retail Sales Rise, Families […]

41st Annual Light Craft Festival to Supp...

THOMASTON – “As the days get shorter and cooler, we know fall is here, and inevitably winter will follow,” the Pope Memorial Humane Society said in a press release. “Even if it means cold and snow, it also means vacation! “ Kick off the season with the annual Festival of Lights craft show hosted by […]

10th International Children’s Rights Fil

Start of the International Film Festival on the Rights of the Child The Children’s Rights Film Festival, supported by the Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, begins on November 12. As part of the festival to be held online due to the pandemic, 41 films will be open to children and adults for 8 days. Awareness studies are […]

Blue Jacket is making final preparations...

FORT WAYNE, Indiana (WANE) – A long-standing holiday tradition returns to Fort Wayne on Tuesday night with Blue Jacket’s Fantasy of Lights at Franke Park. Marketing director Brad Saleik describes the final days as a sprint to the starting line, with the light show taking place from November 16 to December 31. An act of […]

WATCH NOW: 33rd Annual Festival of Trees...

Cinnamon Oat Bars with Rum Raisin Sauce In this delicious twist on the Cinnamon Raisin Cookie, an oatmeal cookie crust is topped with a tangy buttermilk cream, rum and raisin sauce, and an oat crumble crisp. A drizzle of icing sugar and buttermilk frosting completes the classic combination of milk and cookies. SAUCE: 1 cup […]

In Kashmir, an annual festival has kept ...

All the children and men in a village taking a day off once a year to go fishing together might sound like an old tale, but this village in Kashmir has witnessed it for ages. Nature has endowed the southern Anantnag district of Indian administered Kashmir with many springs. The largest of these is in […]

Participants get creative for the 36th A...

Attendees at the 36th Annual Tree Festival found creative ways to prune their trees, some in the hopes of attracting the attention of the top bidders. “It’s a point of pride,” said Mary Jones, a Pine Island resident who decorated her “Dark Romance” themed tree, taking inspiration from Gothic Halloween trinkets. Jones described the exhilaration […]

Participants get creative for the 36th A...

Attendees at the 36th Annual Tree Festival have found creative ways to prune their trees, some in hopes of attracting the attention of the top bidders. “It’s a point of pride,” said Mary Jones, a Pine Island resident who decorated her “Dark Romance” themed tree, taking inspiration from Gothic Halloween trinkets. Jones described the exhilaration […]

Home Sweet Home Alone Review – A Surpris

Ta very unorthodox setup of the 1990 Christmas staple Home alone – parents so anxious to get a flight on time that they would somehow leave their bloodthirsty eight-year-old son behind behind – was at odds with its shocking success, such a big success (its gross $ 476 million would now be around $ 1 […]

Asian World Film Festival 2021 announces...

LOS ANGELES, November 12, 2021 / PRNewswire / – The 2021 Asian World Film Festival (AWFF) announced the winners of its competition categories tonight at the closing gala at the Saban Theater in Beverly hills. Brighton 4e (Georgia), directed by Levan Koguashvili, won the Snow Leopard Award for Best Picture. The award was presented by […]

Sharjah Film Platform: 50 films screened...

Sharjah Art Foundation. Image Credit: Provided The Sharjah Art Foundation has announced a busy lineup for the fourth edition of its annual film festival, Sharjah Film Platform. Running from November 19-27, the Sharjah Film Platform will offer theatrical screenings of more than 50 films, including world and regional premieres. The festival will end with an […]

Annual Lampasas Festival, the parade ret...

LAMPASAS – The Spring Ho Festival is back after being canceled last year due to COVID-19 concerns, and the people of Lampasas are thrilled as the Spring Ho Parade unfolded in a pageantry blur of civic pride and water guns. According to Lampasas County Judge Randy Hoyer, the water pistols are a fixture of the […]

Sai Pallavi wants to work in comedy film...

Hyderabad: Telugu actress Sai Pallavi has become a household name not only in the Malayalam and Tamil film industry, but also in the Telugu film industry with her hits ranging from “Fida” to her latest film “Love Story”. Although she is not from Telangana, the actor is considered an ace of the characters of a […]

34th Annual FESTIVAL OF NEW MUSICALS Now...

The National Alliance for Musical Theater is now accepting applications for the 34th MUSICAL NEWS FESTIVAL, to be held in New York on Thursday October 20 and Friday October 21, 2022. New this year, writers can submit their musical without professional approval. Additionally, there is no application fee for submissions made before Monday, December 20 […]

‘Xogun’ selected for International Child

The Assamese short film “Xogun (vulture)”, directed and scripted by Utpal Borpujari and adapted from an acclaimed short story by famous writer-journalist Manoj Kumar Goswami, has been shortlisted for the International Children’s Rights Film Festival ( ICRFF), to be held in Izmir city of Turkey. The festival, held annually to raise awareness of children’s rights […]

Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival puts ...

05/11/2021 – The Estonian rally, which will take place from November 12 to 28, announced its juries and completed its selections Mr. Landsbergis by Sergei Loznitsa The Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival has announced the members of the jury for its 25th edition, which will take place from November 12 to 28. The official selection […]

Mid-City Hair Salon Featured at the New ...

by “BabyBanz” (courtesy New Orleans Film Society) By Jeanne D’Arcy, Mid-City Messenger When Juliana Oluwatosin Kasumu, a London-based Nigerian-British artist and filmmaker, came to New Orleans in 2017, one of the first people she met was Anastasia Ebel, the owner of BabyBangz hair salon in Mid -City. “I was homesick at the time, and we […]

The annual Dog Day Festival is a beautif...

It’s a week filled with adoration and love, with a special day dedicated to dogs and a community celebration. The Nepalese Kukur Tihar festival started on November 3 and will last until November 7 and during this time dogs are worshipped, bathed and decorated with red tilaka. They have flower garlands draped around their necks […]

Asian World Film Festival Announces Wind...

The 2021 Asian World Film Festival TODAY unveiled its “Window to Africa” ​​and “HFPA Scholarship Screenings” programs, the latter produced in association with the Hollywood Foreign Press Association. “Windows to Africa” will feature films from Malawi, Namibia and Nigeria, a world premiere and two-day outdoor cultural event: Regal Africa Afro-Fest. The HPFA scholarship screenings will […]

Oakmont celebrates all that falls at the...

Despite a tenuous start to the weather, the Oakmont Fall Festival and Halloween Parade went according to plan on October 30. Costumed children and their parents marched on Allegheny River Boulevard to kick off the day. The Riverview Marching Band led the 10 a.m. parade to celebrate the day’s festivities. Immediately afterwards, the entire festival […]

Asian World Film Festival announces indu...

The 2021 Asian World Film Festival (AWFF) today announced its lineup of virtual and in-person panel discussions. A diverse group of experts, from producers and studio directors to casting directors and talent, will discuss how streaming and globalization are transforming content around the world, with a focus on Asia as pioneer. In addition, members of […]

How Denver Film worked to add various fi...

king richard, with Will Smith, will close this year’s Denver Film Festival. Photo courtesy of Warner Bros. Compass The efforts included using the Martha’s Vineyard African American Film Festival to help bring Oscar-worthy films to Mile High moviegoers. By Philippe Clapham 5280 November 2021 The last time the Denver Film Festival (DFF) rolled out a […]

Illinois court rules Chicago not in viol...

A person in possession of a debtor’s assets in a bankruptcy filing now has more guidance from the Supreme Court as to the effect of the automatic stay. In City of Chicago, Illinois vs. Fulton, 141 S.Ct. 585 (2021), rendered January 14, 2021, the Court was faced with the question of whether the City of […]

Tickets on sale for the 37th Annual Tree...

Posted: Nov 1, 2021 / 8:38 PM EDT / Update: Nov 1, 2021 / 8:38 PM EDT FORT WAYNE, Indiana (WANE) – Tickets are now on sale for the 37th Annual Embassy Theater Tree Festival, one of the region’s most anticipated holiday traditions, which runs November 24 through December 1 . Founded in 1984, the […]

Winners announced at 21st Frankfurt Turk...

Winners announced at the Frankfurt Turkish Film Festival The 21 awards at the 2021st Frankfurt International Turkish Film Festival have found their owners. Some of the names participating in the festival include Selçuk Method, Reha Özcan, Senan Kara, Emir Özden, Uluç Bayraktar, Alara Hamamcıoğlu Bayraktar, Reis Çelik, Selin Kavak, Nida Karabol, Serdar Akar, Rena Lusin […]

Winners announced at 21st Frankfurt Turk...

Winners announced at the Frankfurt Turkish Film Festival The 21 awards at the 2021st Frankfurt International Turkish Film Festival have found their owners. Among the names participating in the festival are Selçuk Method, Reha Özcan, Senan Kara, Emir Özden, Uluç Bayraktar, Alara Hamamcıoğlu Bayraktar, Reis Çelik, Selin Kavak, Nida Karabol, Serdar Akar, Rena Lusin Bitmez, […]

Man, 55, killed after being gored by bul...

Man, 55, killed after being gored by a bull at an annual festival in Spain – the first in the country since the start of the coronavirus pandemic An unnamed man was gored to death during a bull-racing festival in Onda, Castellon He was rushed to hospital but died after bull’s horn punctured his femoral […]

ÁMEN International Animated Film Festiva

TURKISTAN. KAZINFORM – Famous animators from Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan, Bashkortostan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, Tatarstan, Tajikistan and Turkey walked the red carpet as the ÁMEN International Animated Film Festival kicked off in Turkestan , in Kazakhstan today, reports Kazinform. Deputy Minister of Information and Public Development of Kazakhstan Bolat Tlepov, Deputy Minister of Majilis, Poet Makpal Tazhmagambetova, Honorary […]

“All aboard! »For the annual tree festi

“All Aboard the JPHS Christmas Train” is the theme for this year’s John Paulding Historical Society Tree Festival, which begins Friday, November 5. “The festival is our biggest fundraiser for the museum,” said event chairperson Eileen Kochensparger, “and with COVID ceasing all activities last year, we hope that with your help, we can make it […]

End of the accessible film festival

The Accessible Film Festival has ended The Accessible Film Festival, which brought together moviegoers for the ninth time, ended with the winners of the films competing in the National Feature Film Competition and the Short Film Competition. The Accessible Film Festival, held online and in person in Ankara from October 11-17, met moviegoers for its […]

Asian World Film Festival announces comp...

LOS ANGELES, 28 October 2021 / PRNewswire / – The 2021 Asian World Film Festival (AWFF) today unveiled its list of competitions, highlights and special screenings. The Festival’s three programs will together feature fiction and documentaries from at least 14 nations, highlighting this year’s theme of unity. The program will include at least seven Oscars […]

End of applications for the 4th Internat...

Applications for the International Red Crescent Friendship Short Film Festival closed The Red Crescent International Friendship Short Film Festival, which will be held for the fourth time this year, will meet moviegoers from December 1-5. Applications for the 4th International Red Crescent Friendship Short Film Festival, organized by Balkon Film with the support of the […]

Full entertainment lineup planned for 11...

The Town of Carrollton is delighted to announce the full lineup for the 11th Annual Free Switchyard Festival to be held Saturday, November 6 from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. in historic downtown Carrollton (1106 S. Broadway Street). The lineup will bring a diverse collection of musical talent and family entertainment to Downtown Square. Performers […]

Inside Out Film Festival announces the r...

EXCLUSIVE: Inside Out, the largest promoter and distributor of LGBTQ + 2S (2 minds) content in Canada, has unveiled thirteen recipients for its annual RE: Focus fund. The Fund was initially launched in 2018 and began as a travel grant program recognizing that trans, non-binary and female filmmakers were under-represented in attending international festivals. The […]