AFI Announces Exclusive Partnership with Spotlight Cinemas

By Saturday, October 12, 2019 Permalink 0

This month, AFI announced an exclusive yearlong partnership with Spotlight Cinemas to showcase rare and never-before-seen footage from the AFI Archive as a part of Spotlight’s pre-show entertainment aimed at exhibitors and fans of independent film throughout their theater locations, nationwide. Each month, AFI will produce new segments that give theatergoers across the United States a ...

FIVE NEW FACES at TIFF 2019: Kelvin Harrison Jr., Geraldine Viswanathan, Chino Darin

By Friday, September 13, 2019 Permalink 1

Like every film festival, new films mean new faces.  And at TIFF 2019, these new faces shone brightly through quirky and dark films. In no particular order, the rising, talked-about actors and actresses at TIFF 2019 are... Holocaust drama, THE PAINTED BIRD, had audiences walking out of screenings. A grim and violent film, THE PAINTED BIRD stars ...

LOVE &/OR FEAR A CELEBRATION OF GENDERS Comes to Hollywood | EVENTS

By Tuesday, September 3, 2019 Permalink 0

Attention Angelenos, a unique celebration is coming to the heart of our historic city, the perfect place for celebrating art, unity, diversity and everything showbiz. Over 30 performers, dancers, artists, and community groups will entertain and engage their audience in a public performance, with art installations, and workshops to explore and a celebration of diversity ...

THE BLONDE ONE: An Impressive Gay Film From Argentina Comes to Los Angeles

By Tuesday, September 3, 2019 Permalink 0

This month, from TLA Releasing, and all the way from Argentina comes THE BLONDE ONE (UN RUBIO) a compelling, soulful film celebrating the gay male gaze. It is the sixth film by Argentine filmmaker, Marco Berger (Plan B, Hawaii) who wrote and directed this impressive LGBT, romantic, drama. Specific shots, elevating testosterone and tensions, silences that scream ...

Indie Dramedy 10E Focuses on the Armenian-American Teen Experience | Trailer Debut

By Tuesday, August 27, 2019 Permalink 0

This September, a new comedy, drama film arrives in select theaters, with its eye on a sub-culture inside the large melting pot that’s Southern California. 10E is a truly unique film and the first of its kind to shine a light on the Armenian-American teen experience. Actor-director, Vahik Pirhamzei has playfully brought to the table a ...

15 MINUTES OF WAR Film: Official Trailer & Poster

By Tuesday, July 23, 2019 Permalink 0

Released today, are the official U.S. Trailer and poster for 15 MINUTES OF WAR coming to select theaters and VOD August 2nd. This French/Belgium production (in English and French with English subtitles) was directed by Fred Grivois and stars Alban Lenoir and Olga Kurylenko, and is based on the true-life 1976 hostage crisis between Somali rebels who kidnapped ...