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Tribeca Film Festival Review: Why Marshall Curry's 'Point and Shoot' Is Due For a Hollywood Remake
In the wake of "Point and Shoot," the latest documentary by Marshall Curry, the comparison that kept barging its way into my mind was with Darren Aronofsky. No, the two filmmakers have nothing in comm...
Tribeca: Amy Sedaris on Never Aspiring to Do Film and Why She Couldn't Host Late Night
Amy Sedaris appears only very briefly in the 2014 Tribeca Film Film Festival drama "Goodbye to All That" as the cat-loving boss to Paul Schneider's lead character. But like anything the actress and au...
CANNES: Program for the Russian Pavilion in Cannes Unveiled
LONDON — The program of events for the Russian Pavilion at the Cannes Film Festival has been unveiled. The gala opening of the Pavilion will be held May 15, at which speakers will include Vyache...
Exploring the Case for Shorts Only Film Festivals at Aspen Shortsfest
Last month at the Bermuda International Film Festival, we asked producers, filmmakers and critics about the purpose of making short films. This month at Aspen Film's Shortsfest, we took the question...
Project of the Day: 'Retirement Home'
Here's your daily dose of an indie film in progress; at the end of the week, you'll have the chance to vote for your favorite. In the meantime: Is this a movie you’d want to see? Tell us in the com...
China Closes Websites in Porn Purge
China has closed down 10 websites and some 7,700 social media accounts
Tribeca Film Festival: Filmmaker and Futurist Jason Silva On How Humans Are Hardwired for Story and Cinema
As part of Tribeca Film Festival's "Future of Film" series, tomorrow, April 22, filmmaker and futurist Jason Silva (dubbed the "Timothy Leary of the Viral Video Age" by The Atlantic) will muse about h...