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Dimitri Eipides, Longtime Toronto Film Fest Programmer, Dies at 82

Longtime Toronto Film Festival programmer Dimitri Eipides has died. He was 82 years old.

AFM: Dea Kulumbegashvili on Her Bold, Feminist Debut ‘Beginning’

Georgian filmmaker Dea Kulumbegashvili discusses her bold, and overtly feminist, choices in her directing debut 'Beginning.' The story of a woman's struggles in an insular Jehovah's Witness community…

‘Crock of Gold: A Few Rounds With Shane MacGowan’: Film Review | DOC NYC 2020

Johnny Depp raises a glass to his hard-drinking rocker friend Shane MacGowan in director Julien Temple's latest music documentary 'Crock of Gold.'

Oscars: Georgia Selects ‘Beginning’ for International Feature Category

Georgia selects Beginning, the debut feature from director Dea Kulumbegashvili, as its official selection for the 2021 Oscars in the International Feature Category…

‘El Gran Fellove’: Film Review | San Sebastian 2020

In 'El Gran Fellove,' his first stint at the helm of a documentary, Matt Dillon celebrates vintage Cuban music and one of its long-forgotten stars.

Georgian Film ‘Beginning’ Sweeps San Sebastian Festival

'Beginning,' the debut feature from Georgian director Dea Kulumbegashvili swept the 2020 San Sebastian Film Festival, winning the Golden Shell for Best Film, as well…

French Filmmaker Kicked Out of San Sebastian Festival for Refusing to Wear a Face Mask

French filmmaker Eugene Green was kicked out of the San Sebastian International Festival for refusing to wear a face mask as required by the festival's coronavirus safety measures. Green was ejected…

‘Beginning’: Film Review | San Sebastian 2020

In her debut feature, Beginning, Georgian director Dea Kulumbegashvili zeros in on a despondent woman's emotional isolation within a community of Jehovah's Witnesses.

‘Supernova’: Film Review | San Sebastian 2020

Colin Firth and Stanley Tucci play long-term lovers facing slow-motion tragedy in Harry Maqueen's poignant road movie 'Supernova'.

‘Spring Blossom’ (‘Seize Printemps’): Film Review | TIFF 2020

18-year-old writer-director-actress Suzanne Lindon debuts with 'Spring Blossom,' a coming-of-age story about a French high school girl involved with an older man.

Luca Guadagnino to Lead San Sebastian Film Festival Jury

Italian filmmaker Luca Guadagnino to will serve as president of the jury at the San Sebastian Film Festival.

Luca Guadagnino HBO Series ‘We Are Who We Are’ to Premiere in San Sebastian

Chinese Drama 'Wuhai' will close the Spanish film festival, which also added new movies from Swiss director Christian Johannes Koch and Portugal's Marta Sousa Ribeiro to its official selection.