• And the Winner Is: Telluride Film Fest Sweeps Golden Globes

    1 week ago.

    I know, I know. The directors of the Telluride Film Festival are all about the art, not the business, of filmmaking. The event celebrates the finest ribbons of dreams; it is not a horse race, where the goal is to pick a winner. But…

  • Another Perspective On the Oscars: What Species of Film Should Win This Year?

    2 weeks ago.

    Post-election are we looking for movies that make us feel good - or good movies that make us think more deeply about our world? Or both? Is the choice between heart and mind a fair and reasonable debate? Writing for the Huff…

  • Telluride Film Fest & Library: Buena Vista Social Club, 1/2/17

    3 weeks ago.

    Telluride Film Festival's Cinematheque is collaboration between 
The Telluride Film Festival and Wilkinson Public Library. BUENTA VISTA SOCIAL CLUB  (1997) screens Monday, January 2, 6 p.m. at the Wilkinson Public Library. Rated G, 105 minutes. FREE TO ALL. Scroll down for…

  • Telluride Film Fest: The Oscar Race, Post-Election

    1 month ago.

    Over Labor Day weekend, the Telluride Film Festival did its thing, celebrating the art, not the business, of filmmaking in grand style. But the business of films inevitably rears its head, especially in the run-up to Oscar season. Among the…

  • Opera House: TGR’s “Tight Loose”

    1 month ago.

    Telluride's Sheridan Arts Foundation and BootDoctors present Teton Gravity Research’s “Tight Loose.” Event takes place at Sheridan Opera House on Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2016, 6 & 9 p.m. Tickets $15 per show adults, $7 kids 18 and under. Tickets and additional…

  • Telski & BootDoctors Present: “The Fourth Phase,” 12/2

    1 month ago.

    The Telluride Ski Resort & BootDoctors host a fundraiser for San Miguel Search & Rescue. The event, a screening of “The Fourth Phase,” takes place Friday, December 2. Doors are at 6 p.m.; 7 p.m. is a drawing. Film scheduled…

  • Opera House: “Here, There & Everywhere,” 9/26

    1 month ago.

    Telluride's Sheridan Arts Foundation & BootDoctors present Warren Miller’s “Here, There & Everywhere.” Screening is Saturday, Nov. 26, 2016, 6 & 9 p.m, Sheridan Opera House.  Screenings are sponsored by BootDoctors, who are generously providing swag to be given away and raffled…

  • Matchstick Production’s “Ruin and Rose”

    2 months ago.

    Telluride's Sheridan Arts Foundation & Black Tie Ski Rentals present Matchstick Production’s “Ruin and Rose.” The event takes place Friday, November 18, 6 & 9 p.m.Tickets $15 per show adults, $7 kids 18 and under at the Sheridan Opera House. Watch the…

  • “Moonlight": In the Limelight (Or, Can You Spell O-S-C-A-R?)

    2 months ago.

    At the screening of  Barry Jenkins’ “Moonlight" – a love fest – the rapt Telluride audience learned the writer-director had come up through the ranks of the Telluride Film Festival, doing everything he could to keep his hand in the game after his days attending the Student…

  • Telluride Film Fest: “Sunday at the Palm” Presents "Clash of the Titans"

    2 months ago.

    Sunday, October 30, 4 p.m. Telluride’s Michael D. Palm Theatre for the Performing Arts. “Clash of the Titans.” Presented by the Telluride Film Festival. Rated PG. Free to all. Running time, 118 minutes. The Telluride Film Festival is pleased to present the Sunday at…

  • 14 Toronto Film Fest Movies Worth Noting

    3 months ago.

    Two of the must-see films from the Toronto Film Fest on Matthew Jacobs’ list in his Huff Post blog launched at the Telluride Film Festival: ”La La Land” and “Aliens.” My review of  TFF here. Attending the Toronto Film Festival is like stepping into…

  • Telluride Horror Show: First Wave of Films

    3 months ago.

    The 2016 Telluride Horror Show announced the first wave of films for the October 14-16 event. 3-Day Passes are SOLD OUT. Individual tickets are available at each screening when seating is available. For more info, please visit this link. Please read on for a…

  • Sunday at The Palm: "April and the Extraordinary World"

    3 months ago.

    The Telluride Film Festival presents “Sunday at the Palm, "April and the Extraordinary World," (2015). Sunday, September 25, 4 p.m. Michael D. Palm Theatre for the Performing Arts. Rated PG. FREE TO ALL. Running time 105 minutes. “It feels somewhat clichéd to call an animated…

  • Telluride Film Fest, After the Fest: “Chasing Trane” & “Maudie"

    4 months ago.

    On the surface, the protagonists in the two films featured at The Nugget that night have nothing in common beyond the photochemical medium used to tell their stories: one was a painter from a small town who stayed small town; the other…

  • Telluride Film Fest: AO Scott Interviews Barry Jenkins On "Moonlight"

    4 months ago.

    At the screening of  Barry Jenkins’ sophomore project and masterpiece, “Moonlight – a love fest – the rapt audience learned the writer-director had come up through the ranks at the Telluride Film Festival, doing everything to remain involved after his days attending the Student…

  • Telluride Film Fest 2016: Making A Splash – Again

    4 months ago.

    “This has to be the coolest festival,” actress Emma Stone of “La La Land." “Telluride is the best film festival in the world," 2016 tributee Pablo Larrain. 1549, 155, 208, 3.95 Painting the picture by the numbers, they are respectively the flight…