London Film Festival: Lessons in Love

London Film Festival: Lessons in Love Dear Lemon Lima, dir Suzi Yoonessi Wah Do Dem dir Sam Fleischner/Ben Chace A Thing Called Love (shorts programme) Today's lesson is all about love: the things we ...

Seven Films to See at the Woodstock Film Festival

Woodstock is beautiful in October, and on this upcoming weekend, it's going to be an even greater place to visit as films and panels and events unspool as part of the 10th annual Woodstock Film ...

Full Programme announced for the 2009 London Film Festival

The programme for The Times BFI 53rd London Film Festival, has been announced today by Artistic Director Sandra Hebron. The line-ip includes a diverse selection of world and international premieres ...

Toronto Rights Roundup and Other Fall Festivals

The Toronto and Other Fall Festivals Rights Round Up for acquisitions executives, distributors, international sales agents, investors and producers is different from my previous Rr Reports. It is no ...

Film Independent Now Accepting Director’s Lab Applications

If you happen to be an aspiring director then this is for you. Film Independent, the non-profit devoted to artists and independent filmmaking is now accepting applications for its 9th Annual ...

Film Independent Announces 2009 Screenwriter’s Lab Participants

If you’re an aspiring screenwriter which, let’s face it, you may be, one way to break into the “business” is through a lab where you work with established mentors and advisers on honing your work and ...

2009 Los Angeles Film Festival Winners

The 2009 Los Angeles Film Festival just wrapped up on June 28 and the Independent Film Alliance has announced the award-winners at this year's festival. Take a look at the full list of award winners ...

La Film Festival Picks Winners

The Los Angeles International Film Festival, which ran from June 18-28, has decided on its winners. Here’s a breakdown of what films and filmmakers came away with awards. Sam Fleischner and Ben ...

Laff | Imaginary Friends, Blanket Tosses, and Diaries: “Dear Lemon Lima,” Director Suzi Yoonessi

When 13-year-old Vanessa experiences her first breakup, she rebounds by following the boy to his stifling prep school, where she receives the only minority scholarship for her Yup’ik background. ...