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Fancast 1000x250 Toronto Podcast: The Festivals Best Movies, Performances and Moments (So Far)

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On this special episode of the FanCast Movies Podcast, Erik Davis (Movies.com) and Sean O’Connell (CinemaBlend.com) report live from the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival, talking the fest’s best movies, performances, and moments, as well as its biggest surprises. Some of the films discussed on this episode include Nightcrawler, While We’re Young, Force Majeure, Wild Tales

Crayons Advertising, Out of the Box and Chorme Pictures secure one nomination each

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nyfa trophy India secures three shortlists at 2014 New York Festivals Advertising Awards

New York Festivals for the World’s Best Advertising has announced the shortlists for their 2014 competition with India securing three nominations. The winners will be announced on May 1, 2014 at The New York Show event.

Among the entries shortlisted from India, Crayons Advertising… Continue reading India secures three shortlists at 2014 New York Festivals Advertising Awards

The nominees for the 84th annual Academy Awards won’t be announced until Tuesday morning, but that doesn’t mean it’s too early to start looking ahead to next year’s nominations. Judging from the buzz at the Sundance Film Festival, the 85th annual Academy Awards ceremony might be a special one for Richard Gere; the veteran actor could be in the heat of the Best Actor race thanks to his performance in… Continue reading Richard Gere in 'Arbitrage': Sundance Film Festival's First Oscar Contender?

The Sundance Film Festival is off and running — something you certainly know if you follow any number of attending film writers on Twitter — but which film will be the first to score a big acquisition deal? Perhaps “Celeste and Jesse Forever,” the Rashida Jones co-written, co-led dramedy about a pair of high school sweethearts (Jones and Andy Samberg) going through a divorce, but trying to remain friends.

After premiering… Continue reading 'Celeste And Jesse Forever': Sundance Film Festival's First Breakout Hit?

With this year’s edition of the Telluride, Venice, and Toronto film festivals all in the books, the next round of major fall events gets underway on Thursday when Fantastic Fest opens in Austin, Texas. 

Genre Rules

mdc fest focus fantastic fest 2011 Fest Focus: Genre Rules, New York Gala Parade, and More Fall FestivalsTrue, it’s unlikely that The Human Centipede II (Full Sequence), which opens Fantastic Fest, will suddenly become an awards contender. But it’s good to keep in mind that, in… Continue reading Fest Focus: Genre Rules, New York Gala Parade, and More Fall Festivals