Here is our official coverage of various international film festivals from Cannes, France to the Los Angeles film fest, AFI Fest, etc …

Film Festivals

AFI Fest 2016

AFI Fest 2016

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The 2016 edition of AFI Fest is taking place at its usual Hollywood and Highland location, from Thursday November 10th to Thursday November 17th, most of the movies being screened at the Chinese, Dolby and Egyptian theatres. The festival will open with Warren Beatty’s Rules Don’t Apply. Centerpieces include Mike Mills’ 20th Century Women, Paul Verhoeven’s Elle, Pablo Larraín’s Jackie Kennedy  biopic […]

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Official Cannes Film Festival 2016 poster

Cannes Film Festival 2016

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The 69th Cannes film festival is taking place from May 11th to May 22nd 2016 in Cannes, France. Read our movie reviews below and check out our Cannes festival blog for exclusive pictures, commentaries and behind-the-scenes. CANNES FILM FESTIVAL BLOG CANNES FILM REVIEWS Gimme Danger The Neon Demon AWARDS Here is the list of award winners, including sidebars: OFFICIAL COMPETITION Palme d’Or: I, Daniel Blake – […]

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AFI Fest 2015 poster

AFI Fest 2015

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The 2015 edition of AFI Fest is running from Thursday November 5th to Thursday November 12th at its usual Hollywood and Highland location, most of the screenings taking place at the Chinese, Dolby and Egyptian theatres. The festival will open with Angelina Jolie’s drama By The Sea, where she co-stars with Brad Pitt, and will close with Adam McKay’s The Big Short, […]

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Cannes film festival 2015 poster

Cannes Film Festival 2015

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The 68th Cannes film festival was taking place from May 13th to May 24th 2015 in Cannes, France. Read our movie reviews below and check out our Cannes festival blog for exclusive pictures, commentaries and behind-the-scenes. FESTIVAL BLOG Mad Max‘s Tom and Hardy and Charlize Theron in Cannes A disappointing 3rd day at the Cannes Film Festival Day 4: Laughs and Tears […]

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AFI Fest 2014

AFI Fest 2014

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The 2014 edition of AFI Fest is taking place from Thursday November 6th to Thursday November 13th. As the poster can attest, the festival is this year paying homage to the beautiful Italian actress Sophia Loren (Two Women, El Cid) with a special tribute taking place on Wednesday, November 12th. Not only will the actress be present for a conversion but […]

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LA Film Fest 2014

LA Film Fest 2014

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The LA Film festival was taking place from June 11th to June 19th 2014 at L.A. Live, downtown Los Angeles. This year marked the 20th anniversary of the festival, which we’ve been covering for the last 12 years. Lisa Cholodenko (The Kids Are All Right) was the Guest Director of the 2014 Fest. Read our movie reviews below and check out […]

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Cannes Film Festival 2014

Cannes Film Festival 2014

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The 67th edition of the Cannes Film Festival was taking place from May 14th to May 25th 2014 in Cannes, France. Read our movie reviews below and check out our Cannes festival blog for exclusive pictures, commentaries and behind-the-scenes. OUR REVIEWS Ardor Breathe Grace of Monaco Maps to the Stars Saint Laurent The Homesman Timbuktu Tu Dors Nicole Two Days, One […]

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AFI Fest 2013

AFI Fest 2013

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The AFI festival was taking place from November 7th to November 14th at the Chinese and Egyptian theaters in Hollywood. This year’s Guest Artistic Director was French filmmaker Agnès Varda (Cleo, from 5 to 7, The Gleaners and I), an emblematic figure from French New Wave. Her film selection at the festival includes 4 classics worth watching: Robert Bresson’s Pickpocket, […]

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LA Film Festival 2013

LA Film Festival 2013

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The LA Film Fest was taking place from June 13th to June 23rd at L.A. Live, downtown Los Angeles. Pedro Almodóvar’s I’m So Excited opened the festival. Read our exclusive reviews (below) and check out our festival blog for pictures and commentaries. AWARDS Best Narrative Feature: Mother, I Love You Best Documentary: Code Black Best Performance: Geetanjali Thapa – Kamar K.M’s I.D. Best […]

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Cannes Film Festival 2013

Cannes Film Festival 2013

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Plume Noire was at the the 66th edition of the Cannes Film Festival from May 15th to May 26th in Cannes, France. Read our exclusive movie reviews below  and check out our festival blog. Headed by Hollywood director Steven Spielberg (Lincoln), the 2013 Cannes jury included Australian actress Nicole Kidman (The Paperboy), Austrian actor Christopher Waltz (Django Unchained), French actor […]

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