It may be the last day of #HIFF2015, but that only means there’s still 20% of the program left to see! And today is another embarrassment of riches… Closing Night Film: BRIDGE OF SPIES Starring Tom Hanks, Alan Alda, Mark Rylance and Amy Ryan, Steven Spielberg‘s BRIDGE OF SPIES is a dramatic thriller set against the backdrop of a series of historic […]
What’s on deck for your Sunday? Honestly, you have an embarrassment of riches from which to choose… Winick Talks at Rowdy Hall wrap up this morning with a behind-the-scenes look at what goes into casting a feature film. THE ART OF CASTING: CASTING SOCIETY OF AMERICA Ellen Lewis (BRIDGE OF SPIES) Richard Hicks (MEADOWLAND) Eve Battaglia (WHEN I LIVE MY LIFE OVER […]
Friday brought four World Premieres (NEWMAN, THE C WORD, CLASS DIVIDE and THE UNCONDEMNED), two awards (Brizzolara Family Foundation and Views From Long Island) and a fascinating Conflict & Resolution panel. Thanks again to our sponsors, including Delta, Altour, Tribeca Shortlist, Suffolk County Film Commission, Morgan Stanley and more!
It’s Saturday, which means all our venues are up and running, and we’ve got more movies than ever in store. What are your plans today? Winick Talks at Rowdy Hall continue this morning with an insider look at documentary filmmaking, featuring four of the directors in our #HIFF2015 Documentary Competition. Ilinca Calugareanu (CHUCK NORRIS VS COMMUNISM) David Shapiro (MISSING […]
Actor Dennis Quaid, director James Vanderbilt and producer Brad Fischer joined us last night for the Opening Night screening of TRUTH, as did several other special guests. Our jury also made a strong showing, including actor Josh Charles, Chef Bobby Flay, New York Critics Circle President Marshall Fine and screenwriter Michael H. Weber. We’re looking forward to another terrific […]