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U.S. Consulate To Screen “Marshall” On Feb 22

U.S. Consulate To Screen “Marshall” On Feb 22

The Bermuda National Library and the U.S. Consulate will host a screening of the film Marshall in honor of Black History Month at the National Library on Queen Street on Thursday, February 22 at 6.00pm. A spokesperson said, “Marshall, tells the story of a young Thurgood Marshall as he travels across the U.S. on behalf of the NAACP defending African-Americans... Read more of this article

BIFF Academy To Hold Programs For Students

BIFF Academy To Hold Programs For Students

Preparations for the 21st Bermuda International Film Festival [BIFF] are well underway, promising to make it “event to remember with a spectacular array of films,” with the BIFF Academy set to hold two programs aimed at students. A spokesperson said, “BIFF will take place from 17 March to 25 March, 2018, and it has an important education... Read more of this article

‘Bermudians In Hollywood’ Set For February 12

‘Bermudians In Hollywood’ Set For February 12

Speciality Cinema and Grill is getting set to present “Bermudians in Hollywood” on Monday, February 12 from 6.30pm to 8.00pm, with the event to be hosted by Nadanja, featuring Hannah Eggen and Gianluca Gibbons. A spokesperson said, “This event presented by Speciality Cinema, and hosted by Nadanja, will highlight the talent of two Bermudian entertainers... Read more of this article

Lana Young On Set For Oprah Network Series

Lana Young On Set For Oprah Network Series

Bermudian actress Lana Young is now on set for the “Love Is__” series, which will be shown on the Oprah Winfrey Network, and is based on the true story of the husband and wife team Mara Brock Akil and Salim Akil, telling their story of navigating the landscape of Black Hollywood. “I’ve dreamed of working with the Akils,” said Oprah Winfrey.... Read more of this article

Respice Finem: Story Of The Berkeley Institute

Respice Finem: Story Of The Berkeley Institute

The 120th Anniversary Committee of the Berkeley Educational Society said they are pleased to announce the Gala Public Film Premiere of “Respice Finem: The Story of The Berkeley Institute” on Sunday, February 11th, at Liberty Theatre beginning at 6pm. “Respice Finem” was commissioned and produced by the Berkeley Institute Class of 1963 as... Read more of this article

Premiere Of ‘Respice Finem’ Film On Berkeley

Premiere Of ‘Respice Finem’ Film On Berkeley

In celebration of the school’s 120th anniversary, the Berkeley Institute is inviting the public to the Gala Public Premiere of the film “Respice Finem: The Story of the Berkeley Institute” on Sunday, February 11 at 6.00pm at the Liberty Theatre. General admission tickets cost $50, are available at Shannon’s or People’s Pharmacy, Patron tickets... Read more of this article

BIFF ‘Thrilled’ With Oscar Film Selections

BIFF ‘Thrilled’ With Oscar Film Selections

The Bermuda International Film Festival [BIFF] executive team said they are “thrilled with this year’s Oscar nominations for the Best Live Action Short Film category as two of the films nominated were awarded the top shorts of the 20th BIFF Shorts Competition. “Last year’s winning short was Watu Wote/All of Us and the runner-up... Read more of this article

Bermuda Red Cross To Host ‘Fifty Shades Freed’

Bermuda Red Cross To Host ‘Fifty Shades Freed’

The Bermuda Red Cross will be hosting “Fifty Shades Freed” on February 10th. A spokesperson said, “Get the girls together on Saturday, February 10th starting at 4:30pm in the Eateries, Washington Mall. Try your smarts at the Trivia and your luck at the 50/50 raffle. Your ticket includes 2 drinks, nibbles, movie ticket and some little... Read more of this article

The Met: Live In HD’ Operas In Bermuda

The Met: Live In HD’ Operas In Bermuda

Gilbert & Sullivan and BUEI are presenting the 2017-2018 season of The Metropolitan Opera’s Live in HD series in Bermuda. A spokesperson said, “Gilbert & Sullivan and BUEI are proud to present the 2017-2018 season of The Metropolitan Opera’s Live in HD series, in Bermuda [on film]. Season opens on Saturday 13 January with a new... Read more of this article

Lana Young Cast In OWN Series “Love Is__”

Lana Young Cast In OWN Series “Love Is__”

[Updated] Bermudian actress Lana Young has landed yet another role, this time being cast in the Oprah Winfrey Network [OWN] series “Love Is__”, with the hour-long drama set to have a 10-episode first season. According to a report from Variety, ‘Love Is__’ added five more series regulars to its cast, one of which is Ms Young, who has... Read more of this article

BIFF Extends Submission Date To January 15

BIFF Extends Submission Date To January 15

The Bermuda International Film Festival [BIFF] is extending its deadline for both the Bermuda short film competition and for Bermudian film submissions for BerMovie Day to Monday, January 15th. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda International Film Festival [BIFF] is extending its deadline for both the prestigious Bermuda short film competition and... Read more of this article

BIFF Industry Film Social Set For This Evening

BIFF Industry Film Social Set For This Evening

The Bermuda International Film Festival is holding an industry Film Social at Bungalow 56 on Reid Street on Thursday 28th December from 6pm-8pm. “It is a great opportunity for students studying film both in Bermuda and abroad and for those in the industry here to get together. The event is free and those who wish to attend can RSVP to info@BIFF.bm,”... Read more of this article

Video: Filmmaker Releases ‘Buster’s Play Date’

Video: Filmmaker Releases ‘Buster’s Play Date’

Manta FX, a new animation studio, has released new short animated film titled ‘Buster’s Play Date’, which features a Bermuda Honey Bee, and took some seven months to produce and involved roughly 200 hours of image rendering.Buster’s Play Date is a three dimensional film, a departure from the cartoon line traditional style of animation and... Read more of this article