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Actress Lana Young To Appear On ‘The Resident’

Actress Lana Young To Appear On ‘The Resident’

Get ready to tune into the Fox television station this evening [March 26], as Bermudian actress Lana Young is set to appear in an episode of ‘The Resident’ television series as Dr. Mary Osder.The actress has already appeared in a myriad of shows and films including the Vampire Diaries, The Inspectors, Kevin Can Wait, Jessica Jones, Blindspot,... Read more of this article

BIFF Offers Books To Film Program & Reel Talk

BIFF Offers Books To Film Program & Reel Talk

The 21st Bermuda International Film Festival’s BIFF Academy is underway with the “Books to Film” program for primary students continuing throughout the week, along with Reel Talk for middle and high school students on Thursday, March 22. Artistic and education director Nicky Gurret said, “The BIFF Academy is comprised of the Books... Read more of this article

Photos: BIFF Holds Opening Party

Photos: BIFF Holds Opening Party

The opening party for the Bermuda International Film Festival [BIFF] was held recently, with the event set to run from March 17 to March 25 at the Hamilton City Hall Arts Centre. The BIFF website says, “Hundreds of emerging filmmakers from around the globe are submitting to the Bermuda Shorts Competition, a Qualifying Festival for the Academy... Read more of this article

BIFF Filmmaker Workshop Set For Sunday

BIFF Filmmaker Workshop Set For Sunday

Award winning actress Karen Allen will be giving an ‘Acting for Camera Workshop’ on Sunday [March 18] from 12.00pm to 2.00pm in the Earl Cameron Theatre at the City Hall Arts Center as part of the upcoming Bermuda International Film Festival [BIFF]. This will be followed by a screening of Ms. Allen’s directorial debut, the short film ‘A... Read more of this article

BIFF Twitter Chat With Director Ryan Turner

BIFF Twitter Chat With Director Ryan Turner

The Bermuda International Film Festival is hosting the final Twitter Chat, on March 13. Over the last 3 weeks, BIFF has hosted Twitter Chats with three directors who have their films being featured in their 21st Festival, beginning this Sunday, March 17th. “The response and conversations have been robust, with participation locally and around the... Read more of this article

BIFF To Screen 4 Academy Recognized Films

BIFF To Screen 4 Academy Recognized Films

The 90th Academy Awards were a boost for the upcoming Bermuda International Film Festival [BIFF], with four of the features being shown at the island film festival standing as Academy Award recognized films. A spokesperson said, “The 90th Academy Awards were a boost for the upcoming Bermuda International Film Festival. Four of the features being shown... Read more of this article

BIFF Supports International Women’s Day

BIFF Supports International Women’s Day

This year the Bermuda International Film Festival [BIFF] has selected a number of films that “present excellent women actresses, directors, and producers”, with the organisation saying they are also “proud to highlight ‘The Divine Order’, a feel-good ‘dramedy’, yet socially relevant film, which exemplifies BIFF’s desire to... Read more of this article

BIFF Set To Screen Two Feature Films

BIFF Set To Screen Two Feature Films

The 21st Bermuda International Film Festival will see the screening of two feature films on March 18 and March 24, with Greta Gerwig’s solo directorial debut, Lady Bird, and Guillermo Toro’s The Shape of Water on the schedule, respectively. A spokesperson said, “Both of these films help highlight this year’s Festival theme of celebrating... Read more of this article

Short Film On Lionfish To Screen At BIFF

Short Film On Lionfish To Screen At BIFF

The short film “Lionfish: From Predator to Plate,” which aims to highlight “the fact that the simplest way to solve the issue was to eat them,” will be screening at the Bermuda International Film Festival on Saturday, March 24. A spokesperson said, “Almost a year ago, we set off on a journey to tell the story of the invasive... Read more of this article

Crime Stoppers Hosting Film Experience Event

Crime Stoppers Hosting Film Experience Event

Crime Stoppers Bermuda will host its first annual Weekend Film Experience from March 1 to March 3 at the Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute. A spokesperson said, “This unique fundraising event features five films over the three-day period. Kicking off the Weekend Film Experience is I, Tonya. “Based on unbelievable but true events,... Read more of this article

BIFF Hosting Twitter Chat With Director Overton

BIFF Hosting Twitter Chat With Director Overton

The Bermuda International Film Festival will be holding a Twitter Chat with Chris Overton, director of the Oscar nominated film The Silent Child, tomorrow [Feb 28] at 8.00pm. The first Twitter Chat was held this on February 22 with Amanda Renee Knox. “The conversation with Amanda was exciting, with participation from around the globe. We are looking... Read more of this article

Black Panther Showing Inspires & Assists Charity

Black Panther Showing Inspires & Assists Charity

[Written by Hafid James] This all started with my good friend Kara Simmons and I deciding to celebrate the Black Panther opening, a cultural game changer, by getting a few friends and fellow nerds together, buying out a cinema and enjoying the film. It exploded very quickly from a few friends, to 30 people, to about 100 people. Along the way we decided... Read more of this article

Review: ‘Bermuda’s Got Talent, That’s A Fact’

Review: ‘Bermuda’s Got Talent, That’s A Fact’

[Written by Vejay Steede] Bermuda’s got talent. That’s a fact. We don’t always nurture our talent as holistically as it deserves to be nurtured, but we have an abundance of raw talent here. When that talent is paired with self-belief, drive, and the will to make a mark by any means necessary, well, Bermudians go to Hollywood. I was recently blessed... Read more of this article