Adriana Floridia participated in the 2013 Locarno Film Critics Academy. In this article from the recent festival, she explores sexuality among people living with disabilities in two films that screened at the event, Gabrielle and The Special Need.
It's been five years since Ben Stiller's last directorial effort and his new film The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, which will World Premiere as the Centerpiece of the 51st New York Film Festival, seems poised for award season buzz.
Two very different films that screened at the Telluride Film Festival today capture the turmoil of adolescence and have festival-goers buzzing.
Non-fiction films once again take the spotlight at Maine's Camden International Film Festival. The four-day event unveiled its lineup of 65 features and shorts for its 9th annual festival, opening September 26 with Zachary Heinzerling's Cutie and The Boxer.
Steve McQueen's 12 Years A Slave will have its U.S. Premiere at the 51st New York Film Festival at a screening hosted by the Film Society and Film Comment magazine.
At most festivals, top contemporary filmmakers compete with each other for the attention of audiences. At the annual Telluride Film Festival, this year celebrating its 40th Anniversary, today's auteurs are up against the history of cinema.
Alexander Payne takes to the road again with his latest film Nebraska, which will screen at the upcoming 51st New York Film Festival. Bruce Dern won an acting award at Cannes for his role as an aging father who naively believes he has won $1 million in a sweepstakes.
The corporate thriller finds a new twist in celebrated filmmaker Brian De Palma's Passion (NYFF50) starring Rachel McAdams and Swedish-born actress Noomi Rapace. De Palma discussed the film, which opens Friday, and his career at one of our recent Summer Talks.
Transmedia returns to the New York Film Festival this year with the second edition of NYFF Convergence. Spotlighting the intersection of technology and storytelling, the program offers participants the opportunity to experience a curated selection of new immersive storytelling projects.