RSSCategory: Films/Movies

Mavis! & 45 Years Films To Screen At Series

Mavis! & 45 Years Films To Screen At Series

An award-winning documentary about gospel/soul music legend and civil rights icon Mavis Staples, and an acclaimed British drama, are to screen at the Weekend Film Series on Sunday February 21. Mavis!, screening at 5.15 pm, won the Audience Award at the Mill Valley Film Festival in California. With dynamic live performances, rarely seen archival footage... Read more of this article

BIFF Box Office Opens, More Films Announced

BIFF Box Office Opens, More Films Announced

As the box office for the 19th edition of the Bermuda International Film Festival — which is set to be held from March 4-11 — opens at www.ptix.bm, more films have been added to the line-up. A further two films from acclaimed filmmakers will be offered at BIFF 2016 under the banner of Special Presentations, and Bermuda will be given a sneak... Read more of this article

‘Freedom Quest: Blacks in Bermuda 1616-1834′

‘Freedom Quest: Blacks in Bermuda 1616-1834′

The Department of Community and Cultural Affairs in collaboration with the St. George’s Foundation is hosting a free screening of the film Freedom Quest: Blacks in Bermuda 1616-1834 on Thursday, 11 February at 6 p.m. at the World Heritage Centre at Penno’s Wharf, with Craig Simmons as moderator. “Due to popular demand, the Department and the... Read more of this article

International Film Festival Lineup Announced

International Film Festival Lineup Announced

BIFF announced the lineup for the 19th annual Bermuda International Film Festival set to be held next month [March 4-11], saying they have “carefully curated a programme of feature-length and short films, which will be screened at City Hall, the festival’s new venue for 2016.” “To mark BIFF’s move to the City, the defining... Read more of this article

Bermuda International Film Festival In March

Bermuda International Film Festival In March

The Bermuda International Film Festival [BIFF] will return for a full week on Friday March 4 until Friday March 11 and will move to the new central Hamilton location of City Hall. JetBlue has joined as a Principal Sponsor of this 19th annual edition of BIFF to help fund this year’s enhanced format and will carry jury members, filmmakers and other... Read more of this article

Cartel Land & Chi-Raq Films To Screen At Series

Cartel Land & Chi-Raq Films To Screen At Series

A documentary film that was recently nominated for the Academy Award for Best Documentary, and acclaimed director Spike Lee’s latest feature film, are to screen at the Weekend Film Series on Sunday January 17. Cartel Land, by director Matthew Heineman, is one of five films to receive an Oscar nomination in the documentary category. It is a no-holds... Read more of this article

Documentary On HPV Set To Screen At BUEI

Documentary On HPV Set To Screen At BUEI

Filmmakers Frederic Lumiere, Mark Hefti, and Cheryl Staurulakis are set to present the Bermuda premiere of their film “Someone You Love: The HPV Epidemic” with a special screening on January 14 at the Tradewinds Auditorium at BUEI. The screening, which is made possible by donation from BF&M and in cooperation with Bermuda Cancer and... Read more of this article

‘Star Wars’ Screening Tickets Selling Quickly

‘Star Wars’ Screening Tickets Selling Quickly

The Bermuda International Film Festival [BIFF] has announced that tickets for their upcoming 9.30pm screening of “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” at the Specialty Cinema are selling quickly ahead of the Saturday, December 19 date. BIFF Volunteer Coordinator Jeannie Flath said, “This event is going to be a blast. There is a prize for the best costume.... Read more of this article

Star Wars Showings Aimed At Promoting College

Star Wars Showings Aimed At Promoting College

[Written by Don Burgess] Two charities are using the new Stars Wars movie to help Bermudian students get into college. Beyond Rugby and the Bermuda School of Music will host the two of the first showings of Star Wars: The Force Awakens at Speciality Theatre on Thursday and Friday. John Layfield, one of the co-founders for Beyond Rugby gives all credit... Read more of this article

BSoA Announces Video Competition Winners

BSoA Announces Video Competition Winners

The Bermuda Society of Arts [BSoA] is has revealed the winners of their recent video competition, with Pete Coleman winning in the ‘student’ category, and NeoApex Productions winning in the ‘adult’ category. The winning entries will be given the chance to be screened at BIFF 2015 and possibly screened at the Bermuda Docs Weekend... Read more of this article

Premiere Of ‘Respice Finem’ Film On Berkeley

Premiere Of ‘Respice Finem’ Film On Berkeley

On Saturday evening [Nov 21], The Berkeley Institute Class of ’63 held the premiere showing of its film Respice Finem: The History of the Berkeley Institute which was commissioned as part of the 50th anniversary of their class. The film project was chosen to make a positive and lasting contribution to the school, and the feature length film was made... Read more of this article

BIFF To Present “Special Star Wars Experience”

BIFF To Present “Special Star Wars Experience”

The Bermuda International Film Festival [BIFF] is getting set to present a ‘Special Star Wars Experience’ on Saturday, December 19 with a private viewing of ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens.’ The viewing, which is being offered on behalf of the International Film Festivals Trust, will get underway at 9.30pm. Star Wars: The Force... Read more of this article

Latest Videos From Bernews TV