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BIFF 2016 Film Award Winners Announced

BIFF 2016 Film Award Winners Announced

The winners of the Bermuda International Film Festival 2016 film awards were announced on March 11 at a ceremony held at City Hall. The ceremony marked the end of the week-long 19th annual Bermuda International Film Festival. A spokesperson said, “Audiences selected The Idol for the People’s Choice Award in the feature-length category. The... Read more of this article

BIFF To Hold Film Discussion On March 10th

BIFF To Hold Film Discussion On March 10th

The Bermuda International Film Festival [BIFF] is getting set to hold a film discussion on Thursday, March 10, covering a number of topics. The event will be held from 4.00pm to 5.00pm at the Earl Cameron Theatre at City Hall, with topics including how to make a film, what kinds of school programs are out there, how to submit to a festival, how to get... Read more of this article

BIFF Announce 2016 Special Events Programme

BIFF Announce 2016 Special Events Programme

The Bermuda International Film Festival [BIFF] announced the programme of events that will form part of this year’s film festival. BIFF Masterclass: The Producer’s Retrospective Sunday, March 6, 10am-2pm @BUEI Highly experienced and respected independent film producer, Christine Vachon, returns to BIFF to present a Masterclass after her... 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

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

‘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

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

Film Festival Announces 2015 Award Winners

Film Festival Announces 2015 Award Winners

The winners of the BIFF 2015 film awards were announced at a ceremony held at Gosling’s Wine Cellar, which marked the end of the week-long 18th annual Bermuda International Film Festival. This year, the prestigious Bermuda Shorts award was judged by an expert panel consisting of established film producer Christine Vachon, whose credits include... Read more of this article

New Additions To BIFF 2015 Lineup Announced

New Additions To BIFF 2015 Lineup Announced

BIFF today [Mar 17] revealed the addition of two new films to the lineup for the upcoming festival, which is set to open on Friday, March 20, 2015. The two newly announced films include “sumptuous film-noir melodrama” Phoenix, which will screen on Monday, March 23 at 6.00pm, and documentary When Elephants Fight, which will screen on Wednesday,... Read more of this article

“Healing History” & “Everything We Should Be”

“Healing History” & “Everything We Should Be”

Mwalimu Melodye Micëre Van Putten is celebrating the fruits of her labour this weekend in film and dramatic presentation. Healing History: The Documentary premiers at Liberty Theatre on Friday, March 20th at 6 pm as part of the Bermuda International Film Festival’s Onion Patch package of short Bermuda films. Everything We Should Be, featuring Van... Read more of this article

BIFF On Track To Reach 1500+ Young People

BIFF On Track To Reach 1500+ Young People

BIFF said they are on track to reach over 1,500 young people with its Film Academy programme, which will run during the 18th annual Bermuda International Film Festival opening next week. Several additional sessions have been added in response to this year’s higher than usual demand. Contributions from Zurich and other sponsors ensure the Film... Read more of this article

BIFF Announces Jury For This Year’s Festival

BIFF Announces Jury For This Year’s Festival

BIFF today [Mar 5] announces the jury, which will preside over the short film competition that forms an integral part of Bermuda International Film Festival, which will take place from March 20-26]. As BIFF is one of only a small number of Academy Award qualifying festivals worldwide, the winner of the Bermuda Shorts Award will be considered for the... Read more of this article