Filmmaker Nancy Buirski debuted her latest Afternoon of a Faun: Tanaquil Le Clercq at NYFF. She spoke with FilmLinc about her discovery of Tanny, taking the story to Martin Scorsese and how founding a documentary film festival has helped inform her filmmaking.
The February 13 event includes a 3D screening of his multiple Oscar-nominated Gravity followed by a conversation with Cuarón moderated by Gavin Smith of Film Comment, plus a screening of his 2006 film Children of Men.
Eduardo Coutinho is considered one of the South American country's greatest documentarians, receiving accolades for films such as Edificio Master, Twenty Years Later, Babilonia 2000 and Playing.
The 19th Rendez-Vous with French Cinema (March 6 - 16) will open with Emmanuelle Bercot's On My Way with star Catherine Deneuve in person, and will close with Bertrand Tavernier's The French Minister. Twenty-four features from established and "next New Wave" filmmakers are set for this year's roster.
The South by Southwest (SXSW) Film Conference and Festival unveiled the lineup of its 21st edition with 115 features on tap this year. Seventy-six World, 10 North American and 7 U.S. Premieres will join this year's lineup of 68 films from first-time filmmakers.
The Academy’s Board of Governors voted to rescind the Original Song nomination for “Alone Yet Not Alone,” music by Bruce Broughton and lyric by Dennis Spiegel Tuesday night.