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"We did not want to pass any judgment", Nadav Schirman, director of THE GREEN PRINCE"We did not want to pass any judgment", Nadav Schirman, director of THE GREEN PRINCE
Based on Mosab Hassan Yousef's bestselling memoir Son of Hamas, THE GREEN PRINCE exposes a complex world of terror, betrayal, and impossible choices. Through exclusive first-hand testimony, dramatic action sequences, and rare archival footage, decades of secrets come to light in this unflinching exploration of a profound spiritual transformation and the transcendent bonds of friendship. THE GREEN PRINCE directed by Nadav Schirman, will challenge much of what you know about the ongoing Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Bijan Tehrani: What originally motivated you to... Full story

News And Issues

The Inaugural EUphoria Film FestivalThe Inaugural EUphoria Film Festival
SEPTEMBER X, 2014 (LOS ANGELES) – Member States from the European Union will hold the first annual EUphoria Film Festival, celebrating films from across the European Union, at the USC School of Cinematic Arts (SCA), it was announced by the... Full story
TYRONE POWER CENTENNIAL AT LACMATYRONE POWER CENTENNIAL AT LACMA
The Academy Of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is presenting a five film series at LACMA in conjunction with LACMA's ongoing weekly Tuesday Matinee seriesTyrone Edmund Power, Jr. was born on May 5. From 1930s to the 1950s Power appeared... Full story
Venice Film Festival announces 2014 awardsVenice Film Festival announces 2014 awards
The Venezia 71 Jury, chaired by Alexandre Desplat and comprised ofJoan Chen, Philip Gröning, Jessica Hausner, Jhumpa Lahiri, Sandy Powell, Tim Roth, Elia Suleiman and Carlo Verdone having viewed all 20 films in competition, has decided as follows: GOLDEN LION for... Full story

World Cinema: Views & Stories

Meri Pakarinen & Michael Bierman talk about Hustlin & a documentaryMeri Pakarinen & Michael Bierman talk about Hustlin & a documentary
2014 The Strindberg Laboratory’s project is to work with different communities to bring their voice... Full story
Martin Scorsese supports production of film stockMartin Scorsese supports production of film stock
New York - Martin Scorsese, Chair of The Film Foundation, issued the following statement in... Full story
1001 GRAM by Hamer at Toronto Film Festival1001 GRAM by Hamer at Toronto Film Festival
Norwegian director Bent Hamer’s new feature joins Liv Ullmann’s Miss Julie for world premieres at... Full story

Conversations Without Borders

An interview about "Behind Closed Doors"An interview about "Behind Closed Doors"
Jānis Skulme is a Latvian filmmaker based in London. He recently sat down with Cinema Without Borders to talk about his latest project, a video... Full story
An interview with Cherien Dabis director of  MAY IN THE SUMMERAn interview with Cherien Dabis director of MAY IN THE SUMMER
MAY IN THE SUMMER follows sophisticated New Yorker May Brennan to her childhood home of Amman, Jordan for her wedding. Shortly after reuniting with her... Full story

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Festivals

7th annual Los Angeles Brazilian Film Festival7th annual Los Angeles Brazilian Film Festival
The Los Angeles Brazilian Film Festival (LABRFF) Kicks Off its 7th Edition presenting “The Great Victory” the feature film debut of Brazilian Director Stefano Capuzzi Lapietra  The Los Angeles Brazilian Film Festival (LABRFF 2014), presented by the LA FILM SCHOOL, will host the USA premiere of “The Great Victory” from... Full story

Film Reviews

The Brothers SizeThe Brothers Size
McCraney's startling trilogy "The Brother/Sister Plays', a poetic gumbo of African American tropes, susurrate idioms and Yoruba storytelling, makes a bid to seat... Full story

Notebook

‘Joan Quinn Captured’, an astonishing cabinet of wonders‘Joan Quinn Captured’, an astonishing cabinet of wonders
The show, curated by Laura Whitcomb, J. Cheryl Bookout and Amanda Quinn Olivar presents a dialogue between the renowned collection of portraits of Joan Quinn,... Full story
THE SUIT: PETER BROOK and Theatre des Bouffes Du NordTHE SUIT: PETER BROOK and Theatre des Bouffes Du Nord
Peter Brook's "The Suit", based on Cam Thenbe's short story, is a graceful, distilled piece of pure theatre. Told with the light touch of a... Full story
Colors Remembered, a new Exhibition at  Tara GalleryColors Remembered, a new Exhibition at Tara Gallery
On May 17th a new exhibition opens at Tara Gallery, to learn more about this event we talked to Homa Taraji, Director of Tara Gallery. Cinema... Full story

Cinema-Tech

HP announces new powerful Z Workstations & DisplaysHP announces new powerful Z Workstations & Displays
PALO ALTO, Calif., Sept. 8, 2014 — HP today introduced its most powerful Z Workstations combining increased system expandability, higher-speed... Full story
"I edited all day and released the film on YouTube and composed the music", Devin "Super Tramp" Graham, an artist with 1.78 million followers"I edited all day and released the film on YouTube and composed the music", Devin "Super Tramp" Graham, an artist with 1.78 million followers
Devin "Super Tramp" Graham is a YouTube celebrity who first started creating video content for a friend in college. Since... Full story
Verizon Mifi in our studioVerizon Mifi in our studio
The rules of the game have changed, and now a low budget film isn’t one with a budget under $100,000,... Full story
New DreamColor Displays are great for video editingNew DreamColor Displays are great for video editing
New HP’s Z Displays are promising higher quality and better performance for the filmmakers and editors. To learn more about... Full story
Actiontec products for film fansActiontec products for film fans
Actiontec Electronics develops broadband solutions that connect people to the Internet, and a few of them such as ScreenBeam Pro,... Full story

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