Dates and poster revealed for the 59th Monte-Carlo Television Festival

The 59th Monte-Carlo Television Festival will take place from Friday, June 14th to Tuesday, June 18th, 2019 at the Grimaldi Forum. Organized under the Honorary Presidency of H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco, the Monte-Carlo Television Festival is a major event in the international television professionals’ calendar. Originally created by Prince Rainier III of Monaco,…

First look at Garrett Hedlund in Dirt Music

Shoot began in September in Australia for Oz-Uk drama Dirt Music. Adapted from Tim Winton‘s novel by Jack Thorne, the movie is directed by Gregor Jordan (Ian Thorpe: The Swimmer, Buffalo Soldier). Dirt Music tells the story of the illegal romance between the fragile Georgie (Kelly Macdonald, Goodbye Christopher Robin, Anna Karenina, Harry Potter and the…

62nd BFI LFF: Lenny Abrahamson announced as Jury President, and another first: the public will be invited to the award presentation at a special screening of the winning film.

The 62nd BFI London Film Festival just announced the ten contenders for the Official Competition: Birds of Passage (Pájaros de verano) by Cristina Gallego and Ciro Guerra Destroyer by Karyn Kusama Happy as Lazzaro (Lazzaro felice) by Alice Rohrwacher Happy New Year, Colin Burstead. by Ben Wheatley In Fabric by Peter Strickland Joy by Sudabeh…

Raindance Closing Night Film: The Odds

A woman enters an underground endurance competition, hoping to win the million dollar prize and turn her life around. As the increasingly punishing rounds progress, she finds herself entangled in a sadistic, manipulative game with no way out. First feature from American writer and director Bob Giordano, The Odds is a tense, close psychological body…