Author: Greggory Morris

Human Rights Watch Film Festival

Twenty-one feature documentaries and panel discussions showcasing courageous activists during challenging times. Co-presented by the Film Society of Lincoln Center and IFC Center June 9-18, 2017. In an era of global advances by far-right forces into the political mainstream, assaults…

Award Winners at the 2017 Harlem International Film Festival

Roberta Durrant’s KROTOA named Best Narrative Feature, Daniel Peddle’s GARDEN OF THE PEACEFUL DRAGON Best Documentary Feature Ilker Savaskurt’s GROOM’S BLOCK is Best World Film (Narrative) and Steven McGregor’s SERVANT OR SLAVE is honored as Best World Documentary Angela Robinson…

2017 Harlem International Film Festival, May 4 – 7

The 2017 Harlem International Film Festival announced the official selections for the 12th edition of the film festival taking place on May 4-7 at MIST Harlem (41 West 116th Street). Opening with the world premiere of Daniel Peddle’s inspirational documentary, GARDEN…

2017 Tribeca Film Festival Stats Are, Well, Staggering

From April 19 to April 30, TFF presented 97 features, 57 short films, 31 immersive storytelling projects, 15 television shows, and 16 N.O.W. (New Online Work) projects from 42 countries, and more than 153,000 people engaged 531 screenings, talks and…

PSYCHOPATHS @ the Tribeca Film Festival

April 30, 2017 85 Minutes This movie creeped me out. The savage wit behind its levity took the edge off any semblance of verisimilitude, not that it was ever any intended, and that, thank the gods, kept me from being…

Tribeca Film Festival Audience Award Winners

Announced this evening: THE DIVINE ORDER (Die göttliche Ordnung), directed and written by Petra Volpe, won the Narrative award and HONDROS, directed by Greg Campbell, written by Greg Campbell and Jenny Golden, was chosen for the Documentary award. Each award…

Robert De Niro Does a Cha-Cha-Cha With His SNAPCHAT Debut @ Tribeca Film Festival Surprise

Robert De Niro got schooled in Snapchat at the 2017 Tribeca Film Festival. Filmmaker Alex Berry, a finalist in Tribeca Snapchat Shorts, which is in its second year and this year expanded to an official section for storytelling on Snapchat,…