Santa Barbara Fetes Forest Whitaker
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Santa Barbara Fetes Forest Whitaker

Emma Thompson to Receive Modern Master Award from SBIFF
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Emma Thompson to Receive Modern Master Award from SBIFF

The Santa Barbara Film Fest will honor Emma Thompson with the Modern Master Award, their…

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Oprah Winfrey to Receive Montecito Award from SBIFF
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Oprah Winfrey to Receive Montecito Award from SBIFF

It was just announced that Oprah Winfrey will receive the prestigious Montecito Award from the…

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London Film Festival Wrap-up: The Last of the Unjust
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London Film Festival Wrap-up: The Last of the Unjust

Cor, I stink. And my nails are shockingly long. They enter the room before I…

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London Film Festival: 12 Years a Slave
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London Film Festival: 12 Years a Slave

I saw Steve McQueen’s Hunger on opening weekend in 2008. The UK was one of…

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London Film Festival: The Past & Stranger by the Lake
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London Film Festival: The Past & Stranger by the Lake

It’s my day off, kind of. I’m still seeing two films, and actually they’re both…

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London Film Festival: Night Moves & Blue is the Warmest Colour
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London Film Festival: Night Moves & Blue is the Warmest Colour

AFI Fest Adds Lone Survivor, August: Osage County and the Last Emperor 3D
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AFI Fest Adds Lone Survivor, August: Osage County and the Last Emperor 3D

Full list of the AFI fest: SAVING MR. BANKS – The extraordinary, untold story of…

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London Film Festival: Eastern Boys & The Selfish Giant
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London Film Festival: Eastern Boys & The Selfish Giant

My stay here in London has so far been comprised of long stretches of business,…

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London Film Festival: Inside Llewyn Davis
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London Film Festival: Inside Llewyn Davis

London Film Festival Diary: At Berkeley
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London Film Festival Diary: At Berkeley

The reason packing stresses me out is because I know there’ll be things that I’ll…

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London Film Festival: Norte, the End of History
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London Film Festival: Norte, the End of History

London knew I was coming. They knew I knew how to handle weather like this.…

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The Secret Life of Walter Mitty Screens, Pundits Scramble
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The Secret Life of Walter Mitty Screens, Pundits Scramble

Bruce Dern Tribute Announced, Plus Nebraska and Out of the Furnace as Centerpiece Galas at AFI Fest
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Bruce Dern Tribute Announced, Plus Nebraska and Out of the Furnace as Centerpiece Galas at AFI Fest

With Foxcatcher now bumped to 2014. Nebraska and Out of the Furnace are announced as…

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Jordan’s Toronto Diary, #3
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Jordan’s Toronto Diary, #3

As the festival winds down and my days are counted here at TIFF some movies…

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Jordan’s Toronto Diary Day Two
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Jordan’s Toronto Diary Day Two

One of the joys of being in Toronto is bumping into people you really admire…

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Jordan’s Toronto Diary – Day One
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Jordan’s Toronto Diary – Day One

The first day of any major film fest will be a resoundingly exhausting experience. So…

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2 awards for Fruitvale Station at Deauville festival
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2 awards for Fruitvale Station at Deauville festival

(Thanks to Arnaud Trouvé) -Grand Prix « Night moves » de Kelly Reichardt -Prix du…

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Toronto Int’l Film Festival tribute to Roger Ebert
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Tweet Raves for Dallas Buyers Club’s McConaughey and Leto
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Tweet Raves for Dallas Buyers Club’s McConaughey and Leto

DALLAS BUYERS CLUB: McConaughey gives Ejiofor a run for his money as AIDS patient battling…

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