• Sunday at the Palm: “The Muppet Movie"

    1 week ago.

    The Telluride Film Festival’s next Sunday at the Palm program features superstar puppets known as The Muppets. "They begin their journey on a bicycle pedaled by Kermit, but friends accumulate along the way, and they change vehicles to accommodate them…This…

  • Telluride Mountain Club: “Wild & Scenic” Film Fest

    1 week ago.

    Telluride Mountain Club offers off-season fun with adventure, outdoor & environmental films Join the Telluride Mountain Club (TMtC) for an evening of inspirational, adrenaline-rushing, thought-provoking films at the Sheridan Opera House. The Wild & Scenic Film Festival ON TOUR screens for the first time…

  • Telluride Theatre/Palm: Rocky Horror Picture Show

    2 weeks ago.

    The Rocky Horror Picture Show movies LIVE theatrics by Telluride Theatre at the Palm, 10/24 The film, released in 1975, tanked at first. But by 1976, “The Rocky Horror Picture Show” was on its way to becoming a cult classic,…

  • Telluride Horror Show: Don't Be Scared

    4 weeks ago.

    Great films, like all great art forms, are those that affect you deeply—whether it’s the lyrics that you can’t get out of your head, the painting you can’t stop staring at, the characters that stay with you long after you’ve…

  • Screenwriters in the Sky

    4 weeks ago.

    Out of 15 nominations, Woody Allen won three times, the most in the category. Francis Ford Coppola (1970) and Sofia Coppola (2003) are the only father-daughter pair to triumph; Joel and Ethan Coen, the only siblings to take home a statue.…

  • Quentin Tarantino Set to Shoot New Film at Schmid Ranch

    4 weeks ago.

    As reported in the Denver Post,  Quentin Tarantino's latest film will be shot entirely in the Schmid Ranch, Wilson Mesa area beginning in early December.  "The Hateful Eight" takes place just after the Civil War and is about bounty hunters trying…

  • TFF: Sunday at the Palm

    1 month ago.

    "Ernest and Celestine is the coziest movie you'll likely see all year," RogerEbert.com The Telluride Film Festival is thrilled to launch the 2014-15 season of its free, community Sunday at the Palm series in collaboration with the Telluride R-1 School…

  • How Chris McCandless Died

    1 month ago.

    In a piece published in The New Yorker, Jon Krakaur revisits the mystery of how Christopher McCandless, the subject of his book, (and the subsequent film that premiered in Telluride), "Into The Wild," died. Twenty-one years ago this month, on September 6,…

  • Robin Williams– Home Town Boy

    1 month ago.

    On EatDrinkFilms, Gary Meyer, senior curator of the Telluride Film Festival, wrote a moving story about Robin Williams. Though I met him casually at screenings or film gatherings here in San Francisco, I especially remember once at La Strada in…

  • Telluride Film Fest: Roger Ebert Honored

    1 month ago.

    For many years, the iconic critic Roger Ebert was a regular at the Telluride Film Festival – and many other similar gatherings around the globe. After Ebert lost his battle with cancer in April of last year, the Telluride Film Fest's top two…

  • Fall Festival Verdict: Who’s In, Who’s Out...

    1 month ago.

    Telluride Film Fest down. Now Toronto. Pete Hammond writes in Deadline/Hollywood about the race for the golden statue. With the last gasp of the Toronto International Film Festival now upon us (it officially closes Sunday,) the Oscar race has become further…

  • The Top 11 Ski Movies of All Time

    1 month ago.

    From Unofficial Networks: "It’s not easy to come up with a list of the great ski movies of all time but Mensjournal.com has taken a crack at it. Here is a look at what they considered to be the 11 greatest ski…

  • Telluride Film Fest: “At Telluride, the Movies Reawaken"

    1 month ago.

    Not only is the Telluride Film Festival done and gone, so is the After the Telluride Film Fest, but the reviews keep rolling in. We think one from The Wall Street Journal online is particularly good. The very first thing I…

  • Telluride Film Fest: A Review from "First Showing"

    1 month ago.

    Hope you enjoyed reading our review. This one is  from First Showing.  Alex Billington and I are on the same page.  Out under the stars, breathing quietly, staring up in awe wishing they'd never go away... Aw yes, Telluride. I've…

  • Telluride Film Fest #41: We Lava-ed You

    1 month ago.

    It’s a bird. It’s a plane – not. It’s “Birdman,” a winged version of Superman and all the other hollow comic book super heroes at the center of pow!, wow!, bang, snap, crackle and pop orgies, the “toxic crap” (according to…

  • After Telluride Film Fest Festival

    1 month ago.

    Telluride Film Festival announces its schedule for AFTER TELLURIDE FILM FESTIVAL (ATFF) running Tuesday, September 1 – Thursday, September 4, 2014. ATFF will take place at the Palm and Nugget theatres. Single tickets and passes will be sold at both…