Sundance Institute Announces Inaugural Cohort of Women at Sundance | Adobe Fellows

New Fellowship Offers Custom-Tailored Mentorship, Community, and Cash Grant from Sundance Institute and Adobe 11 Women Artists, Creating Bold New Work Across Diverse Disciplines, Selected For Year of Comprehensive Support Los Angeles, CA – Sundance Institute announced today the 11 artists selected for its first-ever Women at Sundance | Adobe Fellowship, designed to meaningfully support women artists […]

Inaugural ‘rePRO Film Festival’ Announces Film & Conversation Lineup For 2020 Virtual Festival

INAUGURAL ‘rePRO FILM FESTIVAL’ ANNOUNCES FILM & CONVERSATION LINEUP FOR 2020 VIRTUAL FESTIVAL TAKING PLACE AUGUST 12-16, 2020, THE FESTIVAL AIMS TO HELP EDUCATE AMERICANS ON ISSUES SURROUNDING REPRODUCTIVE HEALTHCARE ALL TICKET PROCEEDS FOR THE FESTIVAL WILL BE EVENLY SPLIT AND DONATED TO FIVE WOMEN’S HEALTH NON-PROFIT BENEFICIARIES LOS ANGELES, CA (July 22, 2020) – rePRO by mama.film, a […]

Geena Davis’ Bentonville Film Festival Announces Spotlight Films and Competition Slate

BENTONVILLE FILM FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES SPOTLIGHT FILMS AND COMPETITION PROGRAM FOR 2020 FILM FESTIVAL BFF’s 6th annual film festival, co-founded by Academy Award®-winning actor Geena Davis, will be a hybrid structure, showcasing 68 films uniquely dedicated to representation in media More than 80% of BFF’s feature film showcase is directed by women; 65% BIPOC and 40% LGBTQIA+ […]

Full Moon Features ‘Haunted Hollywood’ Series Hosted w/ David Del Valle

On July 31st, Full Moon Features is premiering the first 7 films in its new 20-film series, “Haunted Hollywood”, exclusively on the Full Moon Features channel and app. Hosted by famous historian and agent to the stars, David Del Valle, the series will drop a cult classic every Friday for 13 weeks following the premiere.  […]

Sundance Institute and Adobe Announce 2020 Sundance Ignite x Adobe Fellows

Los Angeles, CA – Sundance Institute and Adobe announced the class of 2020 Sundance Ignite x Adobe Fellows today, chosen from a global pool of more than 1,600 applicants. Hailing from a broad geography, from Nashville to Hong Kong, and rooted in a diverse array of creative disciplines from documentary filmmaking to narrative shorts, these 10 […]

BLK Docs launches tonight as Wilmington is still on fire with police calling for ‘slaughtering’

BLK DOCS: New Monthly Series Dedicated to Black Documentarians Wilmington NC is still on fire. Yesterday three local police officers were fired for calling for a ‘slaughtering’: https://bit.ly/WOFslaughtering BKL Docs:  A new partnership between Speller Street Films, The Luminal Theater, and Seed&Spark Tickets @ $5:  https://www.seedandspark.com/festivals/blk-docs June 25 – July 2: WILMINGTON ON FIRE by Christopher Everett June 25, 8pm, […]

Submission Possible, about Kink and Sex Positive communities hosted by the enchanting ‘Queen of Kink” Madison Young

New Original Docuseries Takes You on the Kinky Vacay You’ve Been Craving This Queerantine “Queen of Kink”, Madison Young, and Revry Premiere New Sex-Positive Series “Submission Possible”  LOS ANGELES: JUNE 18TH, 2020 – LGBTQ+ virtual cable TV network, Revry, is taking you on a queer vacation away from quarantine with its newest original series, Submission Possible–no passport […]

Sundance Institute’s 2020 Theatre Lab Fellows

15 Fellows & 7 Artists in Virtual Residence Develop New Work for the Stage New York – Eight genre- and format-spanning pieces are among the works being developed by a diverse array of theatremakers at the 2020 Sundance Institute Theatre Lab, reimagined and expressed digitally this year on Sundance Co//ab. The Lab is the centerpiece […]

Love, Lust, and Social Distance | Morgan Krantz’s Short “Squeegee” Now Available

Now Available “SQUEEGEE” A Short Film by Morgan Krantz 11m | Written, Directed, Edited & Produced by Morgan Krantz Starring Amy Rutherford (MOLLY’S GAME) & Blair McKenzie Original Score by Emmy-winning Composer Ali Helmwein “Utterly mesmerizing… a smart interrogation of lust.” —Short of the Week Short of The Week: https://www.shortoftheweek.com/2020/05/25/squeegee/ SYNOPSIS:  A high-powered female executive has […]

Nothing Stays The Same: The Story Of The Saxon Pub

NOTHING STAYS THE SAME The Story Of the Saxon Pub coming to VOD, EST, and DVD on July 14TH Winner! Best Music Doc – 2019 SXSW For songwriters, Nashville has The Bluebird Cafe, Los Angeles has the Troubadour, and Austin has The Saxon Pub… A home for the likes of Wille Nelson, Kris Kristofferson, Bonnie Raitt, […]

ERIKA COHN’S ‘BELLY OF THE BEAST’ TO HAVE WORLD PREMIERE OPENING NIGHT FILM OF 2020 HUMAN RIGHTS WATCH FILM FESTIVAL NEW YORK DIGITAL EDITION

From the Emmy and Peabody award-winning director of The Judge and In Football We Trust comes a powerful new expose of human rights abuses of women in the criminal justice system… When an unlikely duo discovers a pattern of illegal sterilizations in women’s prisons, they wage a near impossible battle against the Department of Corrections. Filmed […]

Launch of First Queer Cable TV Network with Multi-LGBTQ+ Channels for Pride

As COVID Shuts Down Global LGBTQ+ Events, Revry Serves the Community with Free Multi-Channel Queer TV LOS ANGELES, May 14, 2020 – Revry, the first global LGBTQ streaming network, has partnered with Brightcove Inc. (NASDAQ: BCOV), the leading global provider of cloud services for video, to launch a first-of-its kind cable TV platform amid widespread […]

Sundance Institute Announces 2020 New Frontier Story Lab Fellows

Sundance Institute Announces 2020 New Frontier Story Lab Fellows Groundbreaking Group of Emerging Media Creatives Convene to Push the Boundaries of Storytelling and Technology Los Angeles, CA — Six projects and artist teams have been selected for the 2020 Sundance Institute New Frontier Story Lab, which supports independent artists working at the cutting-edge convergence of film, […]

Virtual Cinema for Families Launches Wationwide via NYICFF

NEW YORK INTERNATIONAL CHILDREN’S FILM FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES VIRTUAL CINEMA PROGRAM NEW YORK, NY (May 1, 2020) The New York International Children’s Film Festival (NYICFF) has announced that In partnership with independent arthouse theaters and cultural organizations nationwide, it will offer virtual cinema screenings for families, launching May 8th and available through May 17th. Tickets are available […]

19th ANNUAL TRIBECA FILM FESTIVAL® ANNOUNCES SHORT FILM LINE-UP

19th ANNUAL TRIBECA FILM FESTIVAL® ANNOUNCES SHORT FILM LINE-UP OF NARRATIVE, DOCUMENTARY & ANIMATED SELECTIONS NEW YORK, NY– March 5, 2020 – The 19th annual Tribeca Film Festival, presented by AT&T, today announced its 2020 Shorts Program lineup. Setting a record with over 6,100 submissions, the final program roster includes 64 diverse and captivating short […]

Beer Mogul Greg Koch’s New Documentary, ‘The Beer Jesus from America’

Now available to stream on Amazon Prime Video (here) and Vimeo on Demand The Beer Jesus from America chronicles Stoning Brewing’s rock n’ roll co-founder, Greg Koch’s  often tumultuous journey to becoming the first American independent craft brewery to build, own and operate its own brewery in Europe. Willing to risk millions on a dream […]

Festival Favorite Award From 2020 Sundance Film Festival Announced

Festival Favorite Award From 2020 Sundance Film Festival Announced Giving Voice Wins Audience Vote Park City, UT — Sundance Institute announced Giving Voice as the winner of the Festival Favorite Award, selected by audience votes from the 128 features screened at the 2020 Sundance Film Festival, which took place in Park City, Salt Lake City, […]

2020 SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL AWARDS ANNOUNCED

2020 SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL AWARDS ANNOUNCED Top Prizes Go To Minari, Boys State, Epicentro, and Yalda, a Night for Forgiveness Minari, Crip Camp, The Reason I Jump, and Identifying Features (Sin Señas Particulares) Win Audience Awards Park City, UT — After 10 days and 128 feature films, the 2020 Sundance Film Festival’s Awards Ceremony took place […]

2020 SLAMDANCE FILM FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES AWARD WINNERS

Murmur receives Narrative Feature Grand Jury Prize while Higher Love takes Documentary Prize.  Audience Awards given to narrative feature Residue and documentary feature Bastards’ Road Shoot to Marry takes home Best of Breakouts Audience Award Carlota Pereda, director of Piggy, receives AGBO Fellowship, presented by Slamdance alumni Joe and Anthony Russo PARK CITY, UTAH (January […]

CHARACTERS FROM 2020 SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL DOCUMENTARY THE COST OF SILENCE FILE LAWSUIT THAT CHALLENGES EPA’S DANGEROUSLY OUTDATED PLAN FOR OFFSHORE OIL SPILLS

CHARACTERS FROM 2020 SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL DOCUMENTARY THE COST OF SILENCE File Lawsuit that Challenges EPA’s Dangerously Outdated Plan for Offshore Oil Spills DR. RIKI OTT AND FISHERMAN KINDRA ARNESEN TOGETHER WITH THE UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, BERKELEY AND THE BIOLOGICAL CENTER FOR DIVERSITY SEEK URGENT ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY (EPA) ACTION AGAINST HAZARDOUS CHEMICAL DISPERSANTS. In […]