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Photos: BIFF Hosts Premiere For “Neary’s” Film

Photos: BIFF Hosts Premiere For “Neary’s” Film

The Bermuda International Film Festival [BIFF] hosted the premiere of the film “Neary’s, celebrating the 50th anniversary of a much-loved Irish restaurant in mid-town Manhattan. The event took place on Saturday [March 11] night at the BUEI Tradewinds Theatre in front of a lively crowd. BIFF’s 20th anniversary festival, which will be held... Read more of this article

BIFF To Host World Premier Of Film “Neary’s”

BIFF To Host World Premier Of Film “Neary’s”

The Bermuda International Film Festival [BIFF] is getting set to host a world premier film, with sports photographer and film producer Neil Leifer to be in Bermuda to premier his movie ‘Neary’s', celebrating the 50th anniversary of a much-loved Irish restaurant in mid-town Manhattan. The event will take place on March 11 at the Tradewinds... Read more of this article

BIFF Seeks Volunteers To Be Pre-Screeners

BIFF Seeks Volunteers To Be Pre-Screeners

The 20th Bermuda International Film Festival is currently in the midst of pre-screening and is calling on more volunteers to review the 500 films that have been submitted to the Live Action Shorts category. A spokesperson said, “A pre-screener’s job has a great silver lining: there is the possibility of being the lucky one to first discover... Read more of this article

Free ‘Before The Flood’ Film Screening On Friday

Free ‘Before The Flood’ Film Screening On Friday

The Peace and Social Justice Committee of the Roman Catholic Church is inviting the public to attend the screening of the award winning documentary Before the Flood on Friday [Feb 17], taking place at 7.00pm at St. Theresa’s Church Hall. This is the second film in the series on Environmental Justice, and admission is free. A spokeperson said, “The... Read more of this article

Movie Screenings To Mark Black History Month

Movie Screenings To Mark Black History Month

The Bermuda National Library and the U.S. Consulate will host two movie screenings in honour of Black History Month at the National Library on Queen Street on Tuesday, February 7 and 21.The National Library will screen Freedom Riders on February 7 at 6:00 p.m. and Red Tails on February 21 at 6:00 p.m. Freedom Riders, tells the story of the more than... Read more of this article

Red Cross To Screen “Fifty Shades Darker”

Red Cross To Screen “Fifty Shades Darker”

The Bermuda Red Cross is getting set to hold a screening of the film Fifty Shades Darker on Friday, February 10 at Speciality Cinema, with a reception to be held beforehand at Eateries in the Washington Mall. The film will begin at 6.30pm, with the reception to be held from 5.00pm to 6.15pm. Tickets cost $50 each, which will include two drinks, food,... Read more of this article

Free ‘Terra’ Film Screening Set For January 20

Free ‘Terra’ Film Screening Set For January 20

The Peace and Social Justice Ministry of the Roman Catholic Church is inviting the public to attend a screening of the film ‘Terra’ on January 20, taking place at 7.00pm at St. Theresa’s church hall. Committee Chairperson Joanne Wohlmuth said, “In June 2015 Pope Francis published his second encyclical “Lautado Si” subtitled “Care... Read more of this article

Column: ‘Fences Is An Intense, Must-See Movie’

Column: ‘Fences Is An Intense, Must-See Movie’

[Opinion column written by Glenn Fubler] Denzel Washington has done a masterful job doing his third film as Director, as he revisited the celebrated work written by August Wilson, “Fences” – which won major awards when first presented on stage in 1987. Denzel plays the main character –Troy – in this Pulitzer Prize-winning opus; a role he... Read more of this article

Young Filmmaker Releases New Short Film

Young Filmmaker Releases New Short Film

Talented young Bermudian filmmaker Al Seymour Jr has teamed up with Bermudian production team Neo Apex to create his new science fiction film “Findings”. After a sudden kidnapping, two curious boys explore the deep secrets of a place that is not so familiar. Directed by Al Seymour Jr, the film stars Elijah Richardson and Raushan Darrell and was... Read more of this article

BUEI To Screen ‘Nekton’s Unexplored Bermuda’

BUEI To Screen ‘Nekton’s Unexplored Bermuda’

The Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute [BUEI] and Nekton will present “Nekton’s Unexplored Bermuda” on November 28 at 7.30pm. The event poster says, “Join us at BUEI Talks for a journey beneath the waves and into Bermuda’s unknown, unseen and largely unexplored subsea world. Oliver Steeds, Nekton’s Mission Director, will reveal... Read more of this article

Two Films To Feature At Weekend Film Series

Two Films To Feature At Weekend Film Series

Two films that have won a combined 16 awards are to screen at the Weekend Film Series on Sunday November 20. Screening at 3pm, gripping drama The People vs Fritz Bauer was a big winner at the German Film Awards, earning coveted ‘Lolas’ for Best Feature, Best Director, Best Screenplay, and Best Actor in a Supporting Role. The film also won Best Feature... Read more of this article

“Harry & Snowman” Film To Screen On Nov 17

“Harry & Snowman” Film To Screen On Nov 17

On November 17, the Bermuda Hunt Club and the Bermuda Equestrian Federation are screening the film ‘Harry and Snowman’ at Liberty Theatre. Regarding the film, a spokesperson said, “Harry and Snowman is a sweet and heart-warming movie about a horse that was saved and pulled off the slaughter truck and bought for $80. The story is then... Read more of this article

‘Our Ocean, One Future’ Free Film Festival

‘Our Ocean, One Future’ Free Film Festival

The U.S. Consulate is partnering with the Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute [BUEI] to sponsor a film festival focusing on oceans. The ‘Our Ocean, One Future’ Film Festival will feature six films focusing on issues ranging from the impact of global warming to marine species preservation. Admission to all screenings is open to the... Read more of this article