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Andrew Stoneham Appointed New BIFF Director

Andrew Stoneham Appointed New BIFF Director

The Bermuda International Film Festival has appointed Bermudian Andrew Stoneham to its helm. Effective immediately, Mr Stoneham, 29, will lead the organisation in delivering the 18th edition of the annual festival next month [March 20-26]. Mr Stoneham first became involved with BIFF as a student volunteer in 2003 before moving into a part-time administration... Read more of this article

Special Showing Of “Selma” Film This Thursday

Special Showing Of “Selma” Film This Thursday

[Written by Eron Hill] “What happens when a man stands up and says “enough is enough?” We build the path as we came … rock by rock.” The movie “Selma” chronicles the historic march from Selma Montgomery, Alabama, during the Civil Rights movement in 1964, which prompted President Lyndon Johnson to sign the Voting Rights Act on August 6,... Read more of this article

“Prince Among Slaves” Film To Screen On Feb 17

“Prince Among Slaves” Film To Screen On Feb 17

The Bermuda National Library and the U.S. Consulate will host a special showing of Prince Among Slaves at the Adult Library on Queen Street on Tuesday, 17 February. Prince Among Slaves is a historical documentary directed, written and produced by Andrea Kalin and narrated by Mos Def made for PBS by Unity Productions Foundation.The film, made in... Read more of this article

Valentine’s Screening Of Fifty Shades Of Grey

Valentine’s Screening Of Fifty Shades Of Grey

Secrets and VIP Productions are getting set to host a Valentine’s Day movie screening of Fifty Shades of Grey at Specialty Cinema on Saturday, February 14, with cocktails to be served at 5.30pm and the movie beginning at 6.30pm. Tickets to the screening cost $25 each, with the price including cocktails and the movie. The event is sponsored by... Read more of this article

Just Eat It & Althea Films To Screen At Weekend

Just Eat It & Althea Films To Screen At Weekend

An entertaining and award-winning film about the global issue of food waste, and a profile of pioneering tennis champion Althea Gibson, will screen at the Weekend Film Series, sponsored by Gosling’s, on Sunday February 15. Screening at 3 p.m., Just Eat It: A Food Waste Story has won awards at festivals in Toronto, Edmonton, Calgary and Vancouver.... Read more of this article

Screenings Of “Selma” & “Madea’s Tough Love”

Screenings Of “Selma” & “Madea’s Tough Love”

The Progressive Labour Party is going to host a special showing of Academy Award Best Picture Nominee “Selma”. A PLP spokesperson said, “Under the Distinguished Patronage of Marc A.R. Bean and Mrs. Simone Smith-Bean, you are cordially invited to join us as we celebrate Black History Month, and our Party Leader’s Birthday, at a special viewing... Read more of this article

G&S Society To Present ‘Carmen’ On Film

G&S Society To Present ‘Carmen’ On Film

The Gilbert & Sullivan Society [G&S] is getting set to present the New York Metropolitan Opera’s production of Bizet’s ‘Carmen’ on film in Bermuda, to run on Saturdays starting on February 21, 2015 at the Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute [BUEI]. The approximate running time is 3 hours and 40 minutes. A spokesperson... Read more of this article

Red Cross To Present ‘Fifty Shades Of Grey’

Red Cross To Present ‘Fifty Shades Of Grey’

The Bermuda Red Cross is getting set to present two showings of the film ‘Fifty Shades of Grey,’ starring Dakota Johnson and Jamie Dornan, on February 13, 2015, including a pre-party complete with drinks and snacks. The showings will be at 6.30pm and 9.30pm, with the pre-party to take place from 5.00pm through 7.30pm; all activities will... Read more of this article

February TV: Celebrating Black History Month

February TV: Celebrating Black History Month

[Written by Shavonne Jeffries, Bermuda CableVision] 2015 marks the 100-year anniversary of The Association for the Study of African American Life and History [ASALH], the organisation at the origin of the yearly commemoration of black history. With this milestone, the ASALH has chosen “A Century of Black Life, History, and Culture” as the 2015 National... Read more of this article

G&S Set To Present ‘The Met: Live In HD’

G&S Set To Present ‘The Met: Live In HD’

The Gillbert and Sullivan Society is getting set to present the New York Metropolitan Opera’s Mozart’s Le Nozze di Figaro – New Production on film on Saturday, January 31, 2015 at the Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute [BUEI] auditorium at 5.00pm. The show will be presented in Italian, with English subtitles, with an approximate running... Read more of this article


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