Detroit Free Press staff Published 3:02 PM EST Mar 8, 2019 UFOs. An amazing magician. All sorts of music. Detroit sports stars. Those are just a few of the things populating Freep Film Festival’s lineup, which is being revealed today. Passes are on sale now for the festival, which happens April 10-14 at a variety of metro Detroit venues, most focused in downtown and Midtown Detroit. Individual tickets for the festival go on sale Wednesday at freepfilmfestival.com. And here we go ... ‘All Together Now: Shorts Program 3’ The shorts in this program examine notions of community and identity — and the continuation of both over time. “Church Militant”: Just outside Detroit, a group of radical Catholics run a rapidly growing news organization. “With Love from Idlewild”: Detroit filmmaker Tinisha Brugnone takes a personal journey through Idlewild, the rural resort town known as the “Black Eden of Michigan.” … [Read more...] about Freep Film Festival 2019: Here’s the full lineup
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By Meredith Goldstein Globe staff Sometimes I hear about a kind of jealousy between people in New York City and Boston. But it has nothing to do with baseball. It’s about a different thing. My single friends in Boston tell me it would be “sooo much easier” to find love if they lived in New York City. Those friends (and some Boston-area readers of my Globe advice column) believe that the dating options would be more plentiful in New York, and that there’d be a better night life scene for meeting strangers. They know for certain there’d be a more diverse dating pool — and perhaps fewer men on apps in TB12 hats. (Not judging the apparel, but that particular look and fandom isn’t for everyone.) Meanwhile, some of my single friends and readers in New York City have wondered whether it might be easier to find a partner in Boston. Those New Yorkers assume that in a smaller city, people might be less transient. Less fickle. They believe that in a … [Read more...] about Which city is better for singles: Boston or New York?
By Angelika Jansen, Contributor Published 1:29 pm CST, Monday, February 25, 2019 Fatih Akin’s “The Golden Glove” was one of several strong German movies in this year’s festival. Fatih Akin’s “The Golden Glove” was one of several strong German movies in this year’s festival. Photo: Gordon Timpen Photo: Gordon Timpen Image 1 of / 3 Caption Close Image 1 of 3 Fatih Akin’s “The Golden Glove” was one of several strong German movies in this year’s festival. Fatih Akin’s “The Golden Glove” was one of several strong German movies in this year’s festival. Photo: Gordon Timpen Home is where the horror is at Berlin Film … [Read more...] about Home is where the horror is at Berlin Film Festival
The Denver Film Society announced the complete feature film lineup for the 41st Denver Film Festival, which runs October 31 - November 11.Previously announced films that will be featured this year at the festival include "The Front Runner" starring Hugh Jackman, "The Favourite" starring Emma Stone, "The Upside" starring Bryan Cranston and "Vox Lux" starring Natalie Portman. More recently, it was announced that "Roma," a film by Academy Award winning director Alfonso Cuaron ("Gravity") will have a presentation on November 10. "Roma" follows the life of Cleo, a young domestic worker for a family living in the middle-class neighborhood of Roma in Mexico City. "Roma" will be shown in theaters and will be on Netflix in December. Arts & Entertainment Movies from Emma Stone, Bryan Cranston and Natalie Portman coming to Denver Film Festival Terry Terrones "Roma is a modern masterpiece,” says Festival Director, Britta Erickson. “We are honored to present … [Read more...] about Full Denver Film Festival lineup announced
Updated 1:44 pm PDT, Wednesday, August 22, 2018 FILE - In this April 12, 2018 file photo, Italian actress and director Asia Argento arrives at the ninth annual Women in the World Summit in New York. Argento, one of the most prominent activists of the #MeToo movement against sexual harassment, recently settled a complaint filed against her by a young actor and musician who said she sexually assaulted him when he was 17, the New York Times reported. less FILE - In this April 12, 2018 file photo, Italian actress and director Asia Argento arrives at the ninth annual Women in the World Summit in New York. Argento, one of the most prominent activists of the #MeToo ... more Photo: Frank Franklin II, AP FILE - In this May 17, 2009 file photo, Italian actress Asia Argento arrives on the red carpet for the screening of "Vengeance" during the 62nd International film festival in Cannes, France. Argento, one of the most … [Read more...] about Asia Argento withdraws from Dutch music festival role