Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Film Festivals

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Throwback Interview: Michael Moore Talks Traverse City Film Festival

Here's a little throwback interview I did with Michael Moore on the eve of the 6th Annual Traverse City Film Festival.

Ava DuVernay’s Documentary ‘The 13th’ to Kick Off NY Film Fest

In a break from tradition, Ava DuVernay's documentary 'The 13th' will kick off the 54th New York Film Festival in September.

Human Rights Watch Film Festival Illuminates Women’s, LGBT Issues

Melanie Votaw reports on four inspiring documentaries in the Human Rights Watch Film Festival.

French Film Fest COLCOA Celebrates 20 Years in Los Angeles

Barbara Singer reports on the COLCOA Film Festival, which is celebrating 20 years of French films in Los Angeles.

Video: ‘The Good Wife’s’ Cast and Creators Say an Emotional Goodbye...

Watch video of Julianna Margulies and more talk the end of the "The Good Wife" at the 2016 Tribeca Film Festival.

Tribeca Red Carpet: Ricky Gervais Blasts Donald Trump at ‘Special Correspondents’...

At the Tribeca screening of Ricky Gervais' new Netflix comedy Special Correspondents, he had a few things to say about Donald Trump.

PHOTOS: Oprah and ‘Greenleaf’ Cast Talk Church Drama

Oprah and the cast of her new church drama Greenleaf graced the red carpet for the Tribeca Film Festival screening.

Tribeca Film Fest: Britt Robertson on Working With Eddie Murphy in...

Eddie Murphy, who stars in the family drama, Mr. Church, helmed by "Driving Miss Daisy" director Bruce Beresford, didn't attend the film's premiere at...

Tribeca Film Fest: Sarita Choudhury, Alexander Black on Working With Tom...

Tom Hanks stars in “A Hologram for the King,” a fish out of water story about a middle-aged flailing American consultant, Alan, who travels...

Tribeca Film Fest: ‘Shadow World’ Doc on Global Arms Trade is...

"Shadow World" is a devastating and scathing documentary about government involvement (especially U.S. and U.K.) in the global arms trade and the desire for perpetual war because of the money to be made from it.

Tribeca Film Fest: 7 Shorts From Broad Comedies to Moving Documentaries

Melanie Votaw writes about 7 of the short films in the 2016 Tribeca Film Festival.

Tribeca Film Fest: Diverse Docs on Sex Abuse Legislation, Family Secrets...

Melanie Votaw writes about three of the 2016 Tribeca Film Festival full-length documentaries that explore sex abuse legislation, family secrets, and the source of happiness.

Tribeca Film Fest: ‘My Scientology Movie’ Doc Gets Church’s Intimidation Tactics...

Louis Theroux's "My Scientology Movie" includes footage of the church's intimidation tactics.

Tribeca Film Fest: Filmmakers Talk Doc ‘Solitary’ – Does Solitary Confinement...

Melanie Votaw reports on the documentary, "Solitary," from the 2016 Tribeca Film Festival.