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Weekend Film Series: On My Way, Mr Watterson

Weekend Film Series: On My Way, Mr Watterson

A documentary about the enduring popularity of comic strip characters Calvin and Hobbes, and a French comedic drama featuring an award-nominated performance by actress Catherine Deneuve, will feature at the Weekend Film Series on Sunday March 16. Dear Mr. Watterson, winner of a Jury Prize at the Wisconsin Film Festival, will screen at 3 p.m. while On... Read more of this article

Video Preview: LookBermuda’s Sea Venture Film

Video Preview: LookBermuda’s Sea Venture Film

After five years in production, LookBermuda’s Sea Venture film will be screened as the opening night local film at the 2014 Bermuda International Film Festival [BIFF] on March 21st, which will be followed by the official Premiere in April / May. The Sea Venture is an integral part of the Bermuda story, her wrecking led to the permanent settlement... Read more of this article

BNL To Screen Short Films About Cedar, Lilies

BNL To Screen Short Films About Cedar, Lilies

The Bermuda National Library is getting set to play host to a Historical Heartbeats Winter Lecture Series event that will see Dr. Walwyn Hughes serve as moderator as two films are screened for public viewing. The event will take place on Thursday, March 13 at the Bermuda National Library on Queen Street, beginning at 6.00pm. The two 30 minute films,... Read more of this article

Special Events Calendar Announced For BIFF

Special Events Calendar Announced For BIFF

The Bermuda International Film Festival today [Mar 6] announced a full calendar of special events to complement the film programme during festival week, March 21-27. Andrew Stoneham, Festival Operations Manager, said, “This year we have restyled and reformatted the social aspect of the festival in order to make it more accessible. There’s something... Read more of this article

Bermuda 2014 Film Festival Line Up Announced

Bermuda 2014 Film Festival Line Up Announced

BIFF today announced the line-up for the 17th annual Bermuda International Film Festival taking place next month, March 21-27. Over 25 feature-length and short films will be screened this year at Liberty Theatre in Hamilton during the festival week. The BIFF 2014 programme is themed “Global Visions” with the widest film selection geographically... Read more of this article

BUEI To Screen Mitchell ‘Live Wires’ Trott Film

BUEI To Screen Mitchell ‘Live Wires’ Trott Film

In honor of Black History Month, the Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute [BUEI] will be hosting a special screening of Dale Butler’s film on talented Bermudian tap dancer Mitchell “Live Wires” Trott on Thursday, February 20, giving viewers the chance to follow Mr. Trott’s travels to Cuba to take lessons from an 84-year old Cuban... Read more of this article

BIFF Full Line Up To Be Announced On Feb 24

BIFF Full Line Up To Be Announced On Feb 24

The 17th annual Bermuda International Film Festival will take place between March 21-27, 2014. BIFF has released the design for this year’s festival poster. Created by Aardvark Communications, the design depicts Bermuda iconography set around a day/night globe motif to reflect the “Global Visions” theme of this year’s festival.Andrew... Read more of this article

Chewstick To Screen “Louder Than A Bomb”

Chewstick To Screen “Louder Than A Bomb”

The Chewstick Foundation will host a public screening of the documentary film “Louder Than a Bomb” documentary at their community facility on the corner of Elliot Street and Court Street on Thursday, February 13 at 6.00pm. The documentary will introduce the concept for The Chewstick Foundation’s Break The Chains Youth Poetry Program,... Read more of this article

BIFF To Screen “The Great Beauty” Film

BIFF To Screen “The Great Beauty” Film

Bermuda International Film Festival [BIFF] announce that the February screening in its BIFFlix series will be the Golden Globe award-winning, “The Great Beauty,” directed by the celebrated Paolo Sorrentino. The film will screen on Sunday, February 23, 5.30pm, at The Tradewinds Auditorium in the Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute, 40 Crow Lane,... Read more of this article

Weekend Film Series Features Mandela, Bees

Weekend Film Series Features Mandela, Bees

The role that music played in the remarkable life of South African statesman Nelson Mandela is the focus of an award-winning documentary screening at the Weekend Film Series on Sunday, February 16. “Music for Mandela,” winner of the Audience Choice Award at the 2013 Amnesty International Film Festival in Vancouver, will screen at 3.00pm... Read more of this article