Independent Spirit Awards nominations announced
by Jennie Kermode - 25 Nov 2015
Beasts Of No Nation and Carol among front runners.
Funding confirmed for HippFest
by Jennie Kermode - 24 Nov 2015
Hippodrome Festival of Silent Cinema will return in March.
Sundance reveals Midnight line-up
by Amber Wilkinson - 23 Nov 2015
Rob Zombie and Kevin Smith among directors featured.
Cinemas turn down religious advert
by Jennie Kermode - 22 Nov 2015
Church of England is "disappointed and bewildered."
Dream teams at the Glasgow Film Festival
by Jennie Kermode - 18 Nov 2015
"Chemistry is everything," says festival director.
César hopes for new talents
by Amber Wilkinson - 17 Nov 2015
Freya Mavor, Rod Paradot and Félix Moati are among celebrated young stars.
Charlie Sheen confirms that he is HIV positive
by Jennie Kermode - 17 Nov 2015
Rumours force actor to make personal statement.
Legendary actor Saeed Jaffrey dies
by Jennie Kermode - 16 Nov 2015
A Passage To India star was 86.
Legend a winner at Scottish BAFTAs
by Amber Wilkinson - 16 Nov 2015
Robert Carlye's directorial debut named best feature.
Hollywood still far behind on race, says Spike Lee
by Jennie Kermode - 15 Nov 2015
Director accepts honorary Oscar alongside Gena Rowlands and Debbie Reynolds.
Sharon Jones celebrated at DOC NYC opening night
by Anne-Katrin Titze - 14 Nov 2015
Barbara Kopple presents new documentary.
Hostage siege at historic Paris cinema
by Jennie Kermode - 13 Nov 2015
Multiple attacks in French capital lead to state of emergency.
When Terence met Stefan
by Amber Wilkinson - 12 Nov 2015
Sunset Song and Tokyo Fiancee directors meet on red carpet
Living dead to invade Leicester
by Jennie Kermode - 11 Nov 2015
UK Festival of Zombie Culture set for Phoenix.
Betamax bites the bullet
by Jennie Kermode - 10 Nov 2015
Video format will finally be discontinued.
GFEST-Gaywise festival to open in London
by Jennie Kermode - 07 Nov 2015
LGBTIQ film, arts and performance showcase set for UK capital.
Film archive tours Scotland
by Amber Wilkinson - 05 Nov 2015
Made In My Toun offers rare footage and a blether.
Seattle announces documentary grant finalists
by Amber Wilkinson - 04 Nov 2015
Inaugural award will fund feature on ageing.
BIFA contenders announced
by Amber Wilkinson - 03 Nov 2015
The Lobster gets its claws on most nominations.
Still Alice charity concert
by Amber Wilkinson - 31 Oct 2015
Alzheimer's Benefit to include a newly composed suite by Ilan Eshkeri.
Chantal Akerman: NOW announced
by Anne-Katrin Titze - 28 Oct 2015
Video installation and film première set for London.
Kate Winslet to be honoured at BIFAs
by Amber Wilkinson - 27 Oct 2015
Actress to receive independent film Variety Award.
Maureen O'Hara dies at 95
by Amber Wilkinson - 24 Oct 2015
Family's tribute to 'feisty and fearless' star.
Mathieu Amalric: Renaissance Man
by Anne-Katrin Titze - 24 Oct 2015
Alliance Française in New York to celebrate star.
2015 Screen Awards winners revealed
by Jennie Kermode - 23 Oct 2015
A good day for Universal, while Odeon Dorchester and Glasgow's GFT take Cinema of the Year.
New Frighfest Presents label launched
by Jennie Kermode - 19 Oct 2015
Celebrated festival team curates horror downloads.
French Film Festival line-up announced
by Amber Wilkinson - 19 Oct 2015
Highlights include tribute to Gaumont.
Chevalier rides off with best film in London
by Amber Wilkinson - 17 Oct 2015
Other winners include The Witch and Sherpa
Meadowland post screening conversation with Olivia Wilde and Reed Morano
by Anne-Katrin Titze - 17 Oct 2015
Special event in New York tonight.
Meryl Streep to head Berlin jury
by Amber Wilkinson - 15 Oct 2015
Actress will preside over 66th edition.
Scottish BAFTA nominations announced
by Jennie Kermode - 13 Oct 2015
A good day for Barney Thomson.
Winners announced at Curtocircuíto
by Rebecca Naughten - 11 Oct 2015
Sound Of A Million Insects, Light Of A Thousand Stars among awards.
Scottish Mental Health Arts and Film Festival opens
by Jennie Kermode - 10 Oct 2015
300 events planned for passion-themed festival.
Chantal Akerman special events announced
by Anne-Katrin Titze - 09 Oct 2015
New York Film Festival to hold free screenings today.
Women short changed at film festivals
by Jennie Kermode - 07 Oct 2015
Discrimination starts early for female directors.
Chantal Akerman dies
by Jennie Kermode - 06 Oct 2015
The Captive director was 65.
A tribute to Albert Maysles
by Anne-Katrin Titze - 01 Oct 2015
Film Society of Lincoln Center hosts special event.
Stars come out for the New York Film Festival
by Anne-Katrin Titze - 28 Sep 2015
Nanni Moretti, John Turturro and Rachel Weisz are among those on the red carpet.
For a 1000 Lives: Be Human campaign backed by San Sebastian Film Festival
by Jennie Kermode - 28 Sep 2015
Daniel Craig, Ken Loach, Isabella Rossellini and more support campaign to help refugees.
Sparrows tops San Sebastian pecking order
by Amber Wilkinson - 27 Sep 2015
Icelandic coming-of-age drama takes Golden Shell.
David Geffen Hall unveiled
by Anne-Katrin Titze - 26 Sep 2015
New York's Lincoln Center pays tribute to producer.
Channel 4 privatisation mooted
by Jennie Kermode - 25 Sep 2015
Could Film4's working model be under threat?
The Martian to screen at New York Film Festival
by Anne-Katrin Titze - 23 Sep 2015
Sneak preview of Ridley Scott film announced.
Free films at the New York Film Festival
by Anne-Katrin Titze - 20 Sep 2015
Open doors for opening day.
Emily Watson to received Donostia
by Amber Wilkinson - 16 Sep 2015
British actress honoured in San Sebastian.
The Salt Of The Earth to screen at New York IFC Center
by Anne-Katrin Titze - 16 Sep 2015
Special presentation joins Wim Wenders: Portraits Along The Road programme.
London Film Festival adds titles
by Amber Wilkinson - 14 Sep 2015
Venice winner joins line-up.
New York Film Festival to celebrate English star
by Anne-Katrin Titze - 14 Sep 2015
An Evening with Kate Winslet planned.
Emma on jury duty in Dinard
by Richard Mowe - 13 Sep 2015
Opening film tribute to Pascal Chaumeil.
99 Homes takes top prize in Deauville
by Richard Mowe - 13 Sep 2015
Tangerine and Krisha also among winners.

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At the #Horror première On the red carpet with Timothy Hutton, Lydia Hearst and Waris Ahluwalia.

Fresh Fokus on German film As the inaugural festival opens with Victoria, we preview the programme.

Independent Spirit Awards nominations announced Beasts Of No Nation and Carol among front runners.

Funding confirmed for HippFest Hippodrome Festival of Silent Cinema will return in March.

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