Category: Film Fest News

Film Society of Lincoln Center Announces Revivals Lineup for 54th New York Film Festival

New restorations of Kenji Mizoguchi’s Ugetsu, Marlon Brando’s One-Eyed Jacks, Edward Yang’s Taipei Story, Tomás Gutiérrez Alea’s Memories of Underdevelopment, anniversary revivals of The Battle of Algiers and Harlan County USA, long-lost shorts by late master Jacques Rivette, and more…

LITTLE BOXES GIFF Film Review by Gregg Morris

It was not what I expected but I wasn’t disappointed at this GIFF opening night film. Director: Rob Meyer Cast: Melanie Lynskey, Nelson Ellis, Armani Jackson, Oona Laurence, Miranda McKeon, Janeane Garofalo, Nadia Dajani, Veanne Cox, Julie Hays, David Charles…

Greenwich International Film Festival Closing Today

GIFF Press Release Edited by Gregg Morris PANEL: WOMEN AT THE TOP: FEMALE EMPOWERMENT IN THE MEDIA Talent Attending: Gretchen Carlson (FOX), Reena Ninan (ABC), Hannah Storm (ESPN) and Nancy Armstrong (MAKERS.com) Cole Auditorium at Greenwich Library 101 West Putnam…

Greenwich International Film Fest Awards – Part 2

GIFF Awards! Films That Should Be Seen! What’s Happening Today! By Gregg Morris WORD Classifieds Also, besides the awards announcement, for GIFF Festival Awards Part 2, three films reviewed by this reviewer that didn’t win awards but should be seen post-GIFF.…

Greenwich International Film Fest Awards – Part I

Press Release Edited by Gregg Morris, June 10, 2016            Jury selections announced at Opening Awards Ceremony last night, kicking off the festival. Best Social Impact Film, Documentary Feature– HOOLIGAN SPARROW Narrative Feature – LITTLE MEN Narrative…

Greenwich International Film Festival Panels

Edited by Gregg Morris June 2, 2016 – The Greenwich International Film Festival will be hosting panel discussions highlighting investments  in film, women in the entertainment industry and film adaptation of literature to further educate its audience. “GIFF is proud to provide free programming…

GIFF Special Events, Jury Members for Competition Films

Edited by Gregg Morris, May 25, 2016 Attending Film Fest: Will Arnett, John Turturro, Kristin Davis, Richard Brener, Neil Seht, Peyton List GIFF will be hosting special events such as “LOL: The Big Business of Comedy” and “Children’s Acting Workshop.”…

2016 Greenwich International Film Festival

Edited by Gregg Morris, May 12, 2016 The Greenwich International Film Festival today announced its Opening Night Films and Closing Night Films in addition to its full film slate, and special programs for its second edition, June 9-12. The festival…

Human Rights Watch Festival Schedule

Edited by Gregg Morris PROGRAM DETAILS [May 11 update]  Link to first story Opening Night Film & Reception Friday, June 10, 6:30 pm – Film Society of Lincoln Center HOOLIGAN SPARROW (New York premiere screening + panel discussion) Nanfu Wang—2016—83m—doc—In English and…