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BIFF To Screen ‘Pavarotti’ Film On October 23

BIFF To Screen ‘Pavarotti’ Film On October 23

The Bermuda International Film Festival [BIFF] is to screen a documentary about opera legend Luciano Pavarotti at its monthly film series, BIFFFlix. Directed by Academy Award winner Ron Howard, the riveting film is an in-depth, no-holds-barred look at the life, career and legacy of the musical icon.Dubbed “The People’s Tenor”, Pavarotti... Read more of this article

BIFF To Screen Dramatic Comedy Wild Rose

BIFF To Screen Dramatic Comedy Wild Rose

The Bermuda International Film Festival [BIFF] is to screen a crowd-pleasing dramatic comedy set in Glasgow at its monthly film series, BIFFFlix. In Wild Rose, Jessie Buckley delivers an unforgettable, star-making performance as single mom ex-con Rose-Lynn Harlan, a rebellious country singer who dreams of trading the working-class streets of Glasgow... Read more of this article

Toni Morrison Documentary To Screen Again

Toni Morrison Documentary To Screen Again

The Bermuda International Film Festival is to screen a documentary film about the late Nobel Prize-winning author Toni Morrison for a second time. The first screening on August 7 was a complete sellout. The film, which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in January, has been a mainstay at festivals since then, winning three prizes including two... Read more of this article

BIFF To Screen Toni Morrison Documentary

BIFF To Screen Toni Morrison Documentary

The Bermuda International Film Festival is to screen a documentary film about Nobel Prize-winning author Toni Morrison at its monthly film series, BIFFFlix. The film, which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in January, has been a mainstay at festivals since then, winning three prizes including two audience awards.The film offers an artful and... Read more of this article

BIFF Launches Membership With Benefits

BIFF Launches Membership With Benefits

The Bermuda International Film Festival [BIFF] is bringing its membership programme to life, and is “encouraging support from the community to benefit from what’s in store. “BIFF was founded 22 years ago and has come of age. It requires support to make it to next year. BIFF hosts an annual festival in March that combines a celebration... Read more of this article

BIFF To Screen “All Is True” On July 3

BIFF To Screen “All Is True” On July 3

The Bermuda International Film Festival [BIFF] is to screen a film starring Judi Dench, Kenneth Branagh and Ian McKellen at its monthly film series, BIFFFlix. All is True, is a portrait of William Shakespeare during the last three years of his life, as he leaves London and returns to his family in Stratford-upon-Avon.Told with warmth and wry humour,... Read more of this article

BIFF: Aretha Franklin Documentary Screening

BIFF: Aretha Franklin Documentary Screening

The Bermuda International Film Festival [BIFF] is to screen a concert documentary featuring the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin, at the height of her musical powers for a second time. In 1972, Ms Franklin recorded the album Amazing Grace at Reverend James Cleveland’s New Temple Missionary Baptist Church in Watts, Los Angeles. She was accompanied by... Read more of this article

BIFF To Screen Aretha Franklin Documentary

BIFF To Screen Aretha Franklin Documentary

The Bermuda International Film Festival [BIFF] is to screen a concert documentary featuring the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin, at the height of her musical powers. In 1972, Ms Franklin recorded the album Amazing Grace at Reverend James Cleveland’s New Temple Missionary Baptist Church in Watts, Los Angeles. She was accompanied by the Southern California... Read more of this article

May 1: BIFF To Screen Oscar Winner ‘Free Solo’

May 1: BIFF To Screen Oscar Winner ‘Free Solo’

The Bermuda International Film Festival [BIFF] is to screen the Oscar®-winning documentary film Free Solo on Wednesday May 1 at Speciality Cinema. Advance tickets for the 6.30pm screening are on sale now at www.ptix.bm and at the cinema’s box office. Tickets will also be sold on the door.The film is part of the festival’s monthly series featuring... Read more of this article

April 3: BIFF To Screen Documentary ‘Mr. Soul!’

April 3: BIFF To Screen Documentary ‘Mr. Soul!’

The Bermuda International Film Festival [BIFF] is set to screen a documentary about a pioneering black television producer who ushered giants and rising stars of black American culture onto the national television stage in the United States. Mr. Soul! – Ellis Haizlip and the Birth of Black Power TV, screening as part of the festival’s BIFFlix... Read more of this article

BIFF Announces Jury For Shorts Competition

BIFF Announces Jury For Shorts Competition

The Bermuda International Film Festival [BIFF] has announced the jury members who will adjudicate the festival’s prestigious Bermuda Shorts Competition. Director Mike Newell, whose credits include Four Weddings and a Funeral and Harry Potter and the Goblets of Fire, will chair the jury. He will be joined by filmmaker Amanda Renee Knox, whose film... Read more of this article

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