Organizers of the Toronto International Film Festival unveiled details of about one-fourth of its roughly 300-film slate Tuesday morning, including Galas, Special Presentations and its Opening and Closing titles.
The Locarno Film Festival recently unveiled its full lineup of competition films and galas for the event taking place next month in Switzerland. The festival typically screens titles that later appear at fall film festivals in North America.
Jury, Audience, and Special prizes were revealed over the weekend at Outfest, the Los Angeles LGBT Film Festival. Film Society and Outfest will co-present New York's premiere LGBT film event, Newfest, in September.
Fresh on the heels of this morning's seven Emmy nominations for the groundbreaking show, Film Society is thrilled to announce details for "The Perfect Batch: Breaking Bad Cast Favorites," two days of Q&As accompanying a slate of cast- and creator-curated episodes.
The Latinbeat regular spoke with FilmLinc Daily ahead of the North American premiere of his latest film, which opened the festival over the weekend. He talks about how the issue of class and poverty have evolved in Latin American storytelling and why La Paz was perfect for the big screen despite Argentina's current love affair with the stage.