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  • Richmond International Film Festival
    Richmond International Film Festival Films Day Two!
    The RIFF is exhibiting over 120 ground breaking films from all over the world this weekend at four different venues. Check the website for showings, locations, and ticket information. Some of the exceptional films today included documentaries and...
  • Vikram Jayanti
    DC Independent Film Festival opens today
    The DC Independent Film Festival is the longest running independent film festival in D.C., opening in 1999 and providing a place for artists to showcase their films, from documentary to animation. It opens today and runs until Sunday, March 1 with...
  • 2015 Academy Awards poster
    The 2015 Oscars: Zowie!
    Okay, is Uncle Mikey happy because "Birdman" took home a wheelbarrow full of statues?Yes . . . Uncle Mikey is happy.Of course I would've liked to have seen Keaton take home the gold, thus pretty much sweeping the board. But...
  • Jury team of Berlinale 2015
    65 Berlin International Film Festival had divers jury team
    Darren Aronofsky served as Jury President for Berlinale 2015. The International Jury decided who received the Golden Bear and Silver Bear of the 2015 Berlinale Competition. The other members of the International Jury were Daniel Brühl, Bong Joon...
  • Richmond International Film Festival
    The Richmond International Film Festival
    The Richmond International Film Festival (RIFF), which runs from February 26-March 1, 2015,brings more than 120 international inspiring and cutting edge films represented by more than 25 countries to the D.C., Virginia, and Maryland areas. In...
  • Man From Reno
    Dave Boyle's 'Man From Reno' receives Independent Spirit Awards nomination
    Director Dave Boyle's atmospheric thriller "Man From Reno" was among the nominees for the "John Cassavetes" prize at this year's Independent Spirit Awards taking place on February 21.The multi-award winning film has...
  • Bloodsucking Bastards
    Slamdance Cinema Club Brings Park City Flavor to ArcLight Cinemas in Hollywood
    The Slamdance Film Festival lends its support behind independent filmmakers and film fans throughout the year. Beginning March 2015, the Slamdance Cinema Club debuts at the ArcLight Cinemas in Hollywood (easily one of the best places to see a film...
  • Big Sky Documentary Film Festival
    Socializing and networking at the Big Sky Documentary Film Festival
    One of the more fun aspects of the Big Sky Documentary Film Festival was the nightly parties, hosted by some of the sponsors of the Festival. AXS attended the party on Wednesday night at Plonk Wine, hosted by Submittable.The parties give...
  • Noise Pop Fesival
    Noise Pop -- Music, Film and Art Festival February 20 - 23
    Noise Pop Festival, the Bay Area's premiere indie music, film and arts festival, announces the lineup of independent film screenings to take place at multiple venues to precede the music portion of the Festival, which runs Friday, February 20...
  • Seattle Shorts Festival
    5th Seattle Shorts Film Festival brings more female stars to its jury
    The Seattle Shorts Film Festival returns in 2015 to celebrate great films and filmmakers. In 2014, the one-day festival packed the SIFF Film Center with three sold out screening blocks and 28 filmmakers and actors attending from across the country...
  • Steamy, sensual and a bit scary
    Robin Campillo's gay love story Eastern Boys is a meld of terror and love
    In or around Madhattan beginning February 27?The we strongly suggest a visit to The Film Society of Lincoln Center to catch writer-director Robin Campillo's gay love story Eastern Boys. (FYI: Going to The Big Easy? The film will be screeinng...
  • Atom Heart Mother
    Atom Heart Mother is one of the three Iranian movies in Berlinale
    On the seventh day of Berlinale (65 Berlin Film Festival), Atom Heart Mother, a film by Iranian film maker, Ali Ahmadzadeh, was screened. He has written the film script too. The theater was full of Iranian, German, and other film enthusiastic,...
  • "He Never Died"
    SXSW film festival announces 2015 midnighter films and short films lineup
    Get ready to lose some sleep and discover some new great filmmaking!South by Southwest (SXSW) announced their late night "midnighter" film lineup on Tuesday along with the full slate of short films for the 2015 film festival which begins...
  • Advantageous
    Q&A with 'Advantageous' director Jennifer Phang
    This year's Sundance Film Festival U.S. Dramatic Special Jury Award for Collaborative Vision went to "Advantageous" director Jennifer Phang and her lead actress co-screenwriter Jacqueline Kim.Their Sci-Fi drama about a mother and...
  • Robert Pattinson joins thriller 'Brimstone'
    Robert Pattinson joins thriller 'Brimstone'
    Straight from the Berlin Film Festival, it is being reported that Robert Pattinson (Twilight, Cosmopolis) has joined his Map to the Stars co-star Mia Wasikowska (Jane Eyre, Stoker) in the upcoming thriller Brimstone.Starring alongside Pattinson...