Sundance

What’s New On Netflix For July

Every month, Netflix uploads a ton of unique content and July is no different for the video platform.Netflix will be bringing some classic …

Netflix

'The Big Sick': Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon's true, cross-cultural love story

<i>Actor Kumail Nanjiani and Emily Gordon attend the "The Big Sick" premiere during day 2 of the 2017 Sundance Film Festival at Eccles Center Theatre on</i> …

Southern California

Even in a Post-Moonlight World, It’s Nearly Impossible to Get a Gay Movie Made

As Pride Month draws to a close, six LGBTQ directors reflect on the trials and tribulations of getting their work through the system.<p>Hollywood is having an “exclusively gay moment”—a phrase inadvertently coined by director <b>Bill Condon</b> this winter and overblown by media attention. Recent films like</i> …

LGBTQ

Facebook TV is coming to a device near you

If you asked me what to watch, and I told you to go watch Facebook, you’d probably think I was sassing about zoning out on cat videos or posts from …

Boston

Everything coming to Netflix in July 2017

Tim Karan 9 hours ago<p>Remember when TV networks basically took the summers off? Netflix would never do that to you. The streaming service has become a …

Netflix

Lily Collins battles anorexia in first To The Bone trailer

<i>To the Bone,</i> Marti Noxon’s darkly funny dramedy about a young woman struggling with an eating disorder, premiered earlier this year at the Sundance Film Festival to rave reviews, and now, EW has an exclusive first look at the moving first trailer.<p>Lily Collins stars as the wry, 20-year-old Ellen, …

Lily Collins

Do you watch a VR film or play it? ‘Life of Us’ makes it hard to tell

“You have to experience virtual reality to truly appreciate it.” It’s a common refrain, but that’s not always true. Some VR experiences can captivate …

Virtual Reality

'Nobody Speak': Documentary speaks truth to power in the age of Trump

<i>The latest from documentary filmmaker Brian Knappenberger is "Nobody Speak: Trials of a Free Press.”; Credit: John Tyler Curtis</i>The Frame staff | The …

Journalism

Senator prepared to fight for indigenous womens' rights

OTTAWA — Three Manitoba parliamentarians are leading a showdown with the Liberal government over how many Canadians with indigenous roots are …

Canadian News

Vogue Meets Anya Taylor-Joy

When Robert Eggers’ indie horror film, <i>The Witch</i>, premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in 2015, Anya Taylor-Joy’s turn as a girl accused of …

Lifestyle

13 indie films to curb your superhero fatigue this summer

Summer usually means slim pickings at the movies for those who don't enjoy superheroes, robots or sentient cars.<p>But this year has an unusually stacked slate of well-reviewed low-budget fare that premiered at film festivals such as Sundance, Cannes and Tribeca, starting with black comedy <i>The Bad …

Elizabeth Olsen

'2017 Sundance Film Festival Short Film Tour': Film Review

Short-subject highlights from this year's Sundance fest include a deservedly popular viral video and the directing debut of Kristen Stewart.<p>Kristen …

Entertainment

Study finds Sundance attendance up 35 percent from 2016

An economic impact study estimates 71,638 people attended some part of the 2017 Sundance Film Festival, which is a 35-percent increase from last …

Festivals

Sundance '17 sets records for attendance, economic impact

SALT LAKE CITY Even though streaming services like Amazon and Netflix appear to be supplanting movie studios as the stars of writing big checks for …

Salt Lake City

Sundance Film Festival: $465 Million in Economic Impact Over Last 5 Years

The Sundance Film Festival has pumped nearly half a billion dollars into Utah’s economy and created more than 8,400 jobs over the last five years, …

Festivals

Ottawa passes on extension for bill to remove sexism from Indian Act

The federal Liberal government is passing up the chance to request an extension to a court-ordered deadline to remove sexist elements of the Indian Act, despite pleas from senators and others who say more time is needed to fix the legislation that leaves some sexism in the Act untouched.<p>A Quebec …

Aboriginal Canadians

Geeks on Film: The Week in Film Screenings [Events]

It’s time once again for the week in film screenings in and around Philadelphia. This week we have...

Star Trek

Will VR Ever Be Mass Entertainment?

Exorbitant costs, confused customers, and fire risks: bringing VR to the people is proving tricky.<p>There’s a lot of talk about virtual reality as the future of entertainment. And with big companies like Facebook, Google, Microsoft, Samsung, and Apple pouring money into the technology’s development, …

Virtual Reality

How One Guy's Off-Hand Babadook Joke Took Over the Internet

The Babadook, the villain in a 2014 Australian film, has come a long way from eating bugs in the basement of a single mother’s home in Australia. …

LGBTQ

Laura Prepon Reveals the Flashback Meal She's Been Craving During Her Pregnancy: I Hadn't Eaten It 'in Years!'

<b>Laura Prepon</b> has the pregnancy glow – and the cravings to go along with it!<p>On Thursday morning, the <i>Orange Is the New Black</i> star appeared as a guest …

Pregnancy

Laura Prepon Shows Off Her Growing Baby Belly on the Red Carpet with Fiancé Ben Foster

<b>Laura Prepon</b> is ready to pop!<p>On Wednesday night, the <i>Orange Is the New Black</i> actress stepped out with her fiancé <b>Ben Foster</b> to attend the premiere of …

Awards

War and struggle showcased in 2017 Human Rights Watch Film Festival

Documentaries from around the world illuminate workers' rights, environmental activism, gender equality, police violence, and the morality of capital …

Documentaries

Weekend Planner: 20 Of The Coolest Things To Do In Los Angeles

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Los Angeles

Review: Short Films From Sundance, No Swimsuit Required

The movies selected for the Sundance Film Festival can be hit or miss. It’s no different with this year’s traveling program of shorts from the 2017 festival, which range from solid to uninspiring.<p>The best, “Ten Meter Tower,” already available as a New York Times Op-Doc, observes the reluctance of …

The Arts

Sundance Next Fest announces program, plus awards for Quentin Tarantino and Dee Rees

The 5th Sundance Next Fest announced its program lineup on Wednesday, again bringing a signature mix of movies, music and old-fashioned showmanship to Los Angeles. Taking place at the Theatre at Ace Hotel downtown for the fourth year, the festival opens Aug. 10 with an event called Next Fest After …

Quentin Tarantino

Sundance Next Fest to Honor Quentin Tarantino, Dee Rees

Sundance Next Fest will honor Quentin Tarantino and Dee Rees with Vanguard Awards, and will include seven films that premiered at the Sundance Film …

Quentin Tarantino

RJ Cyler

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Eddie Murphy

Quentin Tarantino, Dee Rees to Be Honored at Sundance Next Fest

The mini-fest will run Aug. 10-13 at The Theatre at Ace Hotel Downtown Los Angeles.<p>Sundance Next Fest will present the Sundance Institute Vanguard …

Los Angeles

‘Kuso’: “The Grossest Film Ever Made” Is Acquired By Shudder

AMC Networks’ Shudder has bought North American and UK/Ireland rights to Flying Lotus’ horror thriller <i>Kuso</i>, which prompted walkouts when it premiered …

Streaming

Flying Lotus' Debut Film Release Confirmed

The film will be available to stream online from next month<p><i>Kuso</i>, the directorial film debut of Steve Ellison aka Flying Lotus, will be available to …

Music