The BAFTA Awards weekend in London started early Thursday (Feb. 15) when the fourth annual Newport Beach U.K. Honours evening, which packed the ballroom of the Rosewood Hotel with celebrants, luminaries and awards season contenders. 248 more words
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The Camino journey has been the subject of many books and several movies yet filmmakers Terry Parish with Chris Karcher and the main subjects of the film I’LL PUSH YOU, Justin Skeesuck and Patrick Gray bring a perspective like no other. 1,075 more words
Bernard Flannigan (Skyler Gisondo) concludes his opening editorial with a simple, but powerful phrase: “Rise up.” This statement, uttered often, but rarely acted upon, is the basis of director Eric Stoltz’s latest independent high school comedy, “Class Rank.” 1,072 more words
This year, the Newport Beach Film Festival will again hold its Irish Spotlight and, thanks to last year’s successful program and the continuing support of Culture Ireland, 2017’s slate has been greatly expanded, with 10 features and 14 shorts on the schedule — with several filmmakers set to attend. 296 more words
There are multi-hyphenates and then there’s Aisha Tyler – stand-up comedian, talk-show host, actress, author, producer, writer and director. She’s a series regular on CBS drama “Criminal Minds,” voices Lana Kane on “Archer” and hosts CBS’ “The Talk” and CW’s “Whose Line Is It Anyway?” 148 more words
Quick, think of a sunny playground that hosts world cinema.
You’d be right if you said Cannes. But you’d also be right if you said Newport Beach, the coastal community and surfing mecca just south of Los Angeles. 618 more words