Association of European Film Archives President Calls for Greater Access to Heritage Cinema Ahead of Season of Classic Films

Association of European Film Archives President Calls for Greater Access to Heritage Cinema Ahead of Season of Classic Films Sandra den Hamer, president of the Association of European Film Archives and Cinematheques (Ace) and director of the Netherlands’ Eye Filmmuseum, has called for a European framework to facilitate the ...

Criterion Releases "The Essential Fellini" 15 Disc Blu-ray Mega Set

Criterion Releases Cinema Retro has received the following press release: Joining in the international celebration of Federico Fellini's 100th birthday, Criterion is thrilled to announce Essential Fellini, a ...

Criterion to Release Box Set of Federico Fellini Films

Criterion to Release Box Set of Federico Fellini Films Classic movie buffs with $200 to burn, take note: The Criterion Collection has announced “Essential Fellini,” a box set of 14 films from legendary film director Federico Fellini. The Blu-Ray set, ...

The Criterion Collection Announces Federico Fellini 15-Disc Box Set

The Criterion Collection Announces Federico Fellini 15-Disc Box Set On the day their gorgeous Agnès Varda box set arrives, The Criterion Collection has announced details on their next director collection. In celebration of his 100th birthday this year, Federico ...

‘In The Mood For Love’, ‘Breathless’, ‘L’Avventura’ selected for 2020 Cannes Classics

‘In The Mood For Love’, ‘Breathless’, ‘L’Avventura’ selected for 2020 Cannes Classics Selection also pays tribute to late UK filmmaker and cinema theorist Peter Wollen. Hong Kong director Wong Kar-wai’s award-winning romantic drama In The Mood For Love is among the 25 narrative titles ...

Cannes Film Festival Unveils Cannes Classics 2020 Lineup

Cannes Film Festival Unveils Cannes Classics 2020 Lineup The Cannes Film Festival has unveiled the lineup for the 17th edition of Cannes Classics, a popular sidebar dedicated to restored heritage movies and documentaries that forms part of the Official ...

‘In The Mood For Love’, ‘Breathless’, ‘L’Avventura’ selected for 2020 Cannes Classics

‘In The Mood For Love’, ‘Breathless’, ‘L’Avventura’ selected for 2020 Cannes Classics Selection also pays tribute to late UK filmmaker and cinema theorist Peter Wollen. Hong Kong director Wong Kar-wai’s award-winning romantic drama In The Mood For Love is among the 25 narrative titles ...

Class of 1980: Flash Gordon – Ah-Ahhh! Cinema Savior

Class of 1980: Flash Gordon – Ah-Ahhh! Cinema Savior I listen to a podcast called Pure Cinema in which two of my favorite movie buffs, Elric Kane and Brian Saur, deep dive into films of all shapes and sizes. The group introduced me to a great ice ...

Hirokazu Kore-eda on Being Starstruck by Catherine Deneuve and the Movies Ingrained in His Memory

Hirokazu Kore-eda on Being Starstruck by Catherine Deneuve and the Movies Ingrained in His Memory Great directors, like adventurous travelers, explore new lands not trying to impose their sensibilities on them but allowing the foreignness to wash over them and reveal new layers that complement ...

Life Is a Feast: Fellini at 100

Life Is a Feast: Fellini at 100 Mubi's retrospective Fellini at 100 is showing April 29 - July 13, 2020 in many countries.As someone raised in a town of 500, itching to escape to the nearest city for the best part of my childhood, ...

The curious case of "The Red Balloon"

The curious case of by Cláudio Alves Last time we explored the history of non-English speaking films at the Academy Awards, we looked at the success of Japanese cinema in the Best Costume Design category. In 1956, two ...

Federico Fellini’s Oscar-Winning Nights of Cabiria Gets Trailer for New 4K Restoration

Federico Fellini’s Oscar-Winning Nights of Cabiria Gets Trailer for New 4K Restoration The centennial celebration of Federico Fellini continues as another one of his classics has been restored and will be getting a theatrical run here in the United States. Following his first solo ...

Federico Fellini’s ‘Nights of Cabiria’: Oscar-Winning Giulietta Masina Classic Gets Dazzling Restoration

Federico Fellini’s ‘Nights of Cabiria’: Oscar-Winning Giulietta Masina Classic Gets Dazzling Restoration Just one year after winning the Best Foreign Language Film Oscar (now known as the Best International Feature Film) in 1956 for his opus “La Strada,” iconic Italian filmmaker Federico Fellini repeated ...

Kg George's 'Yavanika': Revisiting the 1982 thriller that still holds our interest

Kg George's 'Yavanika': Revisiting the 1982 thriller that still holds our interest MollywoodIt is in the most banal sequences of 'Yavanika' that Kg George’s directorial poise comes through.Sreehari NairKG George’s masterpiece Yavanika was released 37 years back. Revisiting the film, ...

Documentary Review: We Must Clown (2018) by Dima Al-Joundi

Documentary Review: We Must Clown (2018) by Dima Al-Joundi Sabine Choucair is an entertainer from Lebanon and rather than performing on stage, she feels it is better to perform for refugees and the marginalized. We go through her diary entries over many ...

New to Streaming: Knives Out, Foreign-Language Oscar Winners, A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood & More

With a seemingly endless amount of streaming options—not only the titles at our disposal, but services themselves–each week we highlight the noteworthy titles that have recently hit platforms. Check ...

Fellini @ 100: "La Strada"

A few volunteers from Team Experience are revisiting Federico Fellini classics for his centennial. Here's Mark Brinkerhoff... My first recollection of watching La Strada is in a class at school as a ...

Federico Fellini Centennial Tributes Set Globally in 2020

Federico Fellini Centennial Tributes Set Globally in 2020 This year’s centennial of Federico Fellini’s birth is spawning a flurry of commemorative events, many of which will travel. For starters the late great auteur, who was born on January 20, 1920, in ...

On Eve Of ‘Saturday Night Live’ Return, Eddie Murphy & Producer John Davis Talk ‘Dolemite’ And Cooking Up More Comedies

On Eve Of ‘Saturday Night Live’ Return, Eddie Murphy & Producer John Davis Talk ‘Dolemite’ And Cooking Up More Comedies Exclusive: Eddie Murphy’s return to the screen in Dolemite Is My Name has put him in the awards mix, and he seems poised to regain his position atop the comedy heap starting with tomorrow’s historic ...

Najwa Najjar talks about her middle-class Palestinian divorce drama ‘Between Heaven And Earth’

Najwa Najjar talks about her middle-class Palestinian divorce drama ‘Between Heaven And Earth’ The film received a 10-minute standing ovation at its world premiere. In the opening scene of Palestinian director Najwa Najjar’s new film Between Heaven And Earth, a sassy looking young woman rocks ...

An error has occured. Please try again.