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Students Attend ‘Books To Film Programme’

Students Attend ‘Books To Film Programme’

The Bermuda International Film Festival “Books to Film Programme” had a full house, hosting students from Francis Patton School, Somersfield, Warwick Academy, Bermuda Institute and Victor Scott. Two Bermudian authors, Tashel Bean and Zoe Dyson, were introduced to a delighted, attentive audience of over 350 children, who were also introduced... Read more of this article

Bermuda Short Films Competition Continues

Bermuda Short Films Competition Continues

The prestigious Bermuda Shorts Competition continues over lunch-time at the Speciality Cinema II from 12.15-1:45 pm through Friday March 15th. Documentary shorts screen Saturday and a Family Short Film selection is featured on Sunday. Ticket are available on Biff.ptix.bm and at the Ptix person at the door. The Shorts Sets are $10 [plus ptix fee] so... Read more of this article

BIFF ‘Talks With Film Professionals’ Panelists

BIFF ‘Talks With Film Professionals’ Panelists

The Bermuda International Film Festival [BIFF] announces that it will hold four panel discussions about the film business as part of its annual ‘Talks with Film Professionals’ series. The panels will take place daily from Tuesday March 12 through Friday March 15 in the City Hall lobby lounge, Hamilton, beginning at 530pm. Film screenings will begin... Read more of this article

Student Video Competition For Hospitality Month

Student Video Competition For Hospitality Month

April is Hospitality Month and this year the Bermuda Tourism Authority is focused on incorporating the National Tourism Plan into the month’s programming, particularly as it relates to school children. “The ‘local involvement’ pillar of the plan is the most closely aligned to the island’s education system because it speaks... Read more of this article

BIFF Film Festival To Kick Off On Sunday

BIFF Film Festival To Kick Off On Sunday

The 22nd edition of the Bermuda International Film Festival kicks off Sunday and Monday with a focus on emerging Bermudian film talent, including the world premieres of two documentary films. The festival opens at 4pm on Sunday with the world premiere of the documentary film The Isles of the Queen: Bermuda, followed at 6pm by the sold-out special event,... Read more of this article

Video: Episode #5 Of ‘Adventures Of Raz’

Video: Episode #5 Of ‘Adventures Of Raz’

The fifth full length episode of the Bermudian animated series “The Adventures of Raz” has been released, with high drama taking place as the Milk Man’s Ranch comes under attack by an army of giant roaches.The episode’s description said, “There is a disturbance in the Milk Parish! The Milk Man’s Ranch is under attack by an army of... Read more of this article

‘Reel Talk’ For Senior & Middle School Students

‘Reel Talk’ For Senior & Middle School Students

Part of the 2019 Bermuda International Film Festival [BIFF] is ‘Reel Talk,’ an event aimed at screening “socially impactful films” for senior and middle school students. A spokesperson said, “An important part of BIFF 2019 is inviting teenagers to view short films narrative live action films which portray topics in usually... Read more of this article

BIFF Add Virtual & Augmented Reality Category

BIFF Add Virtual & Augmented Reality Category

The Bermuda International Film Festival [BIFF] and Hub Culture have announced the creation of BIFF Immersive, a new category for virtual reality, augmented reality and gaming as part of the Festival. “BIFF Immersive is presented by Ven, Hub Culture’s global digital currency, with an award of 5,000 Ven for the winning entry in the category,”... Read more of this article

Crime Stoppers Holds Weekend Film Experience

Crime Stoppers Holds Weekend Film Experience

Crime Stoppers recently held its second annual Weekend Film Experience, resulting in “a resounding success with one sold out show and four others nearing capacity.” A spokesperson said, “From February 28 to March 3, the Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute hosted the Weekend Film Experience of carefully curated high caliber movies.... Read more of this article

BIFF “Book To Film” Programme For Students

BIFF “Book To Film” Programme For Students

The Bermuda International Film Festival programme for students, teachers and schools will take place during the festival with all schools sent an invitation and about 1,000 students expected to attend the programme.A spokesperson said, “The BIFF Academy for BIFF 2019 is sponsored by The Butterfield Foundation and is free to the schools thanks... Read more of this article

BIFF To Honour Newell With Prospero Award

BIFF To Honour Newell With Prospero Award

The Bermuda International Film Festival will honour British director Michael Cormac [Mike] Newell with the Prospero Award for Excellence in Film at the 22nd edition of the festival, March 10-17. Mr Newell will receive the Prospero Award – named after the protagonist in William Shakespeare’s play, The Tempest — at the festival’s Awards Celebration... Read more of this article

Video: Episode #4 Of ‘Adventures Of Raz’

Video: Episode #4 Of ‘Adventures Of Raz’

The fourth episode of the animated series “The Adventures of Raz” has been released, with the latest in the series featuring the voices of Bermudian actors, as the characters deal with the problems created as the Guardian of Fort Parish, Plum, goes missing.Created by Tashel Bean, the episode’s description said, “When the Guardian of Fort... Read more of this article

Weekend Film Experience Tickets Still Available

Weekend Film Experience Tickets Still Available

The Crime Stoppers Weekend Film Experience is being held at the Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute [BUEI] this weekend, with the opening film, “The Favourite”, already sold out and limited tickets left for the remaining films. A spokesperson said, “This weekend, [February 28 to March 3] the Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute... Read more of this article