‘Up-close’ wins music prize for Van der Aa


  “Up-close,” a piece by Dutch composer Michel Van der Aa (mee-SHEHL’ VAHN’-dur-a) that blends concerto with film, has won the 2013 University of Louisville Grawemeyer Award for Music Composition. The 30-minute work is a highly innovative fusion of musical and visual art, said award director Marc Satterwhite.

First Annual Baja International Film Festival Announces Winners


EDWARD NORTON, MELISSA LEO, DIEGO LUNA, VIRGINIA MADSEN, MATT DILLON, NICOLAS ECHEVARRIA, AND MICHAEL APTED HONORED WITH AWARDS The first annual Baja International Film Festival, held November 14 – 17, 2012, in Los Cabos, Mexico, today announced the inaugural year’s official film award winners at the Festival Award Ceremony, hosted by the Mexico Tourism Board….

Baume & Mercier Serves as Lead Sponsor of Hamptons International Film Festival 2012


  Baume & Mercier Serves as Lead Sponsor of Hamptons International Film Festival 2012 Opening reception draws celebrity attendance The 20th anniversary of the Hamptons International Film Festival (HIFF) kicked off tonight with an invitation-only party hosted by luxury watch brand, Baume & Mercier.  The reception, held at the prestigious Wolffer Estate in Sagaponack, NY,…

Cobb Theatres Wants You To Be the Judge!


Cobb Theatres Wants You To Be the Judge! Audiences in over 300 Cities Spanning 6 Continents Unite for One Week for One Purpose … to Judge the 10 Finalists in the15th Annual MANHATTAN SHORT Film Festival – Cobb Theatres invites its moviegoers to unite with audiences in over 300 cities spanning six continents to view…

World Premiere Of Steven Spielberg’s LINCOLN Is Closing Night Of AFI FEST 2012 Presented By Audi


World Premiere Of Steven Spielberg’s LINCOLN Is Closing Night Of AFI FEST 2012 Presented By Audi-Gala Screening on November 8th at the Historic Chinese Theater The American Film Institute (AFI) announced today that LINCOLN, directed by AFI Life Achievement Award recipient and Academy Award(®)-winning director Steven Spielberg, and released by DreamWorks Pictures/Twentieth Century Fox, in association…

O Hobbit: Uma Jornada Inesperada — estreia de trailer mundial via satélite- The Hobbit An unexpected journey – worldwide premier – Article in English & Portuguese)


Do cineasta vencedor do Oscar® Peter Jackson vem “O Hobbit: Uma Jornada Inesperada”, o primeiro de uma trilogia de filmes que adaptam a obra-prima duradouramente popular, O Hobbit, de J.R.R. Tolkien. Os três filmes contam uma história contínua que acontece na Terra-Média 60 anos antes de “O Senhor dos Anéis”, que Jackson e sua equipe…

Mother Recycles Trash to Save the Life of Her Son


 Most of us recycle trash to keep our forest’s green, our water clear, and our landfills manageable. For a young mother living at Stung Meanchey, a place once called the largest municipal waste dump in Cambodia, the act takes on a more pressing purpose—Sang Ly is hoping to save her son.