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‘Reel Talk’ For Senior & Middle School Students

‘Reel Talk’ For Senior & Middle School Students

Part of the 2019 Bermuda International Film Festival [BIFF] is ‘Reel Talk,’ an event aimed at screening “socially impactful films” for senior and middle school students. A spokesperson said, “An important part of BIFF 2019 is inviting teenagers to view short films narrative live action films which portray topics in usually... Read more of this article

BIFF Add Virtual & Augmented Reality Category

BIFF Add Virtual & Augmented Reality Category

The Bermuda International Film Festival [BIFF] and Hub Culture have announced the creation of BIFF Immersive, a new category for virtual reality, augmented reality and gaming as part of the Festival. “BIFF Immersive is presented by Ven, Hub Culture’s global digital currency, with an award of 5,000 Ven for the winning entry in the category,”... Read more of this article

BIFF “Book To Film” Programme For Students

BIFF “Book To Film” Programme For Students

The Bermuda International Film Festival programme for students, teachers and schools will take place during the festival with all schools sent an invitation and about 1,000 students expected to attend the programme.A spokesperson said, “The BIFF Academy for BIFF 2019 is sponsored by The Butterfield Foundation and is free to the schools thanks... Read more of this article

BIFF To Honour Newell With Prospero Award

BIFF To Honour Newell With Prospero Award

The Bermuda International Film Festival will honour British director Michael Cormac [Mike] Newell with the Prospero Award for Excellence in Film at the 22nd edition of the festival, March 10-17. Mr Newell will receive the Prospero Award – named after the protagonist in William Shakespeare’s play, The Tempest — at the festival’s Awards Celebration... Read more of this article

BIFF To Focus On Bermudians In Film Industry

BIFF To Focus On Bermudians In Film Industry

The Bermuda International Film Festival [BIFF] will open this year’s festival with a focus on Bermudian actors, directors and producers. Four events will take place on Sunday, March 10 and Monday, March 11 in the Tradewinds Auditorium of the Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute. On the festival’s opening day at 4 pm, Bermuda itself takes centre... Read more of this article

BIFF To Host Evening With Actress Lana Young

BIFF To Host Evening With Actress Lana Young

On March 10th, the Bermuda International Film Festival will be featuring Bermudian actress Lana Young in an evening entitled “An Evening with Lana Young”, with the event set to include a screening of her most recent feature film, Bentley’s Will, followed by an interview with her and an audience Q&A. The event promotion said, “Lana... Read more of this article

Bermuda International Film Festival Line-Up

Bermuda International Film Festival Line-Up

The Bermuda International Film Festival [BIFF] announces its line-up of narrative feature and documentary feature films screening at the festival from March 10 to 17. All films will screen at Earl Cameron Theatre, City Hall, with the exception of Bentley’s Will, which will screen in the Tradewinds Auditorium at the Bermuda Underwater Exploration... Read more of this article

BIFF 2019 Invitation To Students & Schools

BIFF 2019 Invitation To Students & Schools

Preparations for the 22nd 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 again set to hold two programs aimed at students. Nicky Gurret Artistic Director of BIFF, said, “BIFF will take place from 10 March to 17 March, 2019, and it has an... Read more of this article

BIFF Flix To Screen ‘The Wife’ On February 6

BIFF Flix To Screen ‘The Wife’ On February 6

The Bermuda International Film Festival [BIFF] will screen drama ‘The Wife’ starring Golden Globe winner Glenn Close at the next installment of its monthly series, BIFF Flix. The film will screen at the Speciality Cinema in Hamilton on Wednesday February 6 at 6.30 p.m. Tickets, $15, are on sale now at www.ptix.bm. If available, tickets will also... Read more of this article

BIFF To Screen Documentary ‘Mr. Soul!’ On Jan 9

BIFF To Screen Documentary ‘Mr. Soul!’ On Jan 9

The Bermuda International Film Festival [BIFF] is 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 recently re-launched... Read more of this article

BIFF To Screen “Colette” On December 5

BIFF To Screen “Colette” On December 5

The Bermuda International Film Festival [BIFF] is launching a monthly film series with a screening of Colette starring Keira Knightley and Dominic West. The film will screen at the Speciality Cinema in Hamilton on Wednesday December 5 at 6.30 p.m. Tickets, $15, are on sale now at www.specialitycinema.bm and at the cinema’s box office.Based on the... Read more of this article

BIFF Calls For Entries By Local Filmmakers

BIFF Calls For Entries By Local Filmmakers

The Bermuda International Film Festival [BIFF] is calling on Bermudian and Bermuda-based filmmakers to submit their short films to be considered for screening in the short film competition at the 22nd edition of the festival, to be held March 10-17, 2019. Submissions from Bermudians anywhere or Bermuda-based filmmakers will be featured in the BIFF19... Read more of this article

BIFF Partners With Savvy For Next Film Festival

BIFF Partners With Savvy For Next Film Festival

The Bermuda International Film Festival [BIFF] is partnering with Savvy Entertainment, saying they wish to “build on the excitement in the lead-up to their next Film Festival.” A spokesperson said, “Summer is sizzling and outdoor theatre is the buzz. The Bermuda International Film Festival [BIFF] is joining the action. BIFF is partnering... Read more of this article