Gabrielle Hanna joined the Provincetown International Film Festival in 2000, later becoming its Executive Director and presiding over an organization that has grown from a five-day summer event to a year-round film organization with its own art house theater. As Hanna departs next month, she looks back at her tenure and forward.
Michel Gondry's Mood Indigo starring Audrey Tautou and Romain Duris will open the Czech fest later this month; David Lynch will release new album Big Dream in July; Lasse Hallstrom and Helen Mirren eye new project.
Just as the weather put a damper on last year's Closing, wind and rain greeted the 66th Festival de Cannes Opening Night. Also in news: Locarno will honor Werner Herzog; Thomas Vinterberg will receive a European prize in Cannes; and Nantucket launches Haiti initiative with the Academy.
The Provincetown International Film Festival has unveiled details about its 15th edition: Lovelace to open, spotlights on I Am Divine and Pedro Almodóvar's I'm So Excited, and Harmony Korine to receive "Filmmaker on the Edge Award."
BAMCinemaFest reveals 2013 lineup; Bernardo Bertolucci to head 70th Venice Film Festival Jury; San Francisco International Film Festival announces award winners, and more in today's FilmLinc Digest!
The Los Angeles Film Festival has added two special screenings to its slate; Toronto will spotlight Athens in its City to City program; Sydney unveils its lineup; U.K. Critics honor Danny Boyle; and Zach Braff responds to criticism.