• Telluride Film Fest: Call for Entries

    3 days ago.

    Telluride Film Festival (September 4-7, 2015), presented by National Film Preserve, Ltd. announces its Call for Entries in all categories including student, short and feature length films. Submission period begins April 15, 2015. Film Entry Form is available for download…

  • Telluride Film Fest: 2015 Guest Director Announced

    2 weeks ago.

    Telluride Film Festival, presented by National Film Preserve LTD., is proud to announce its 2015 Guest Director, Rachel Kushner. The award-winning author is set to select a series of films to present at the 42nd Telluride Film Festival running over…

  • Sunday at the Palm: Sound of Music

    4 weeks ago.

    The Telluride Film Festival’s Sunday at the Palm series is pleased to present classic, five-time Oscar winner (including Best Director and Best Director), THE SOUND OF MUSIC, on the big screen. "It's like a breath of fresh air every time…

  • Pinhead: Free Movie Screenings 3/2 & 3/3/2015

    1 month ago.

    Pinhead Scholar hosting stop-motion animated features, with Q&A, at the Steaming Bean Thanks to a guest from the non-profit organization’s “Scholars in the Schools” program, the Pinhead Institute is able to offer the community two special animated features: “ParaNorman” and “The Boxtrolls." The films…

  • “Birdman” Flies at Oscars

    1 month ago.

    Since we are talking Oscars and “Birdman” in the same sentence, I gotta crow. Here’s the lead to my review of the 41st annual Telluride Film Festival. It’s a bird. It’s a plane – not. It’s “Birdman,” a winged version of Superman and…

  • And the Winner Is... “Boyhood” or “Birdman”?

    1 month ago.

    Google the Oscars. The same story pops up everywhere: Best guess it’s Richard Linklater’s “Boyhood” versus Alejandro G. Iñárritu’s “Birdman,” which opened in North America to raves at the 41st Telluride Film Festival.” Does it all really come down to heart…

  • SPARKy Productions: SPARKfilms, Telluride Library & Palm

    2 months ago.

    Very special SPARKfilms presentations Wednesday, Thursday & Friday, February 24 – 26. Next week SPARKy is hosting three big screen events. The National Theatre of Great Britain’s NT LIVE series presents a new production of the classic, “Treasure Island.” The…

  • Film Fest’s Sunday at the Palm: "A Letter to Momo"

    2 months ago.

    The Telluride Film Festival presents a not-to-be-missed Japanese animated masterpiece at this month’s free community "Sunday at the Palm” screening. Hiroyuki Okiura’s "A LETTER TO MOMO" was hailed as “stunning!” by Variety, and is made possible in part by New York-based distributors, GKids,…

  • Telluride & the Oscars: Nominees Announced

    3 months ago.

    True to form an impressive number of films on Oscars’ hit list found the limelight at the Telluride Film Festival, among them, “Birdman,” “The Imitation Game,””Foxcatcher,””Wild,” Salt of the Earth,” “Virunga,” “Wild Tales,” "Leviathan,” and “Mr. Turner.” Here’s the full list from HuffPost Entertainment assembled by Matthew Jacobs. Take…

  • Telluride Film Festival: Sunday at the Palm, “Fantasia"

    3 months ago.

    The carefully restored version of FANTASIA opens with a live action scene, with members of an orchestra tuning their instruments in the soft blue half light. The film unspools as a triumphant visual symphony for all ages, accompanying classical pieces…

  • Golden Globes: And the Winners Are?

    3 months ago.

    Here’s what see in our review of the 41st annual Telluride Film Festival: "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…

  • Travis Julia Presents: “No Turning Back"

    4 months ago.

    Warren Miller Entertainment (WME) and Travis Julia Presents Warren Miller’s 65th film "No Turning Back.” The screening takes place Tuesday, December 23, at the Historic Sheridan Opera House. The newest installment from WME pays homage to the 65 years of mountain culture…

  • Truth About Alan Turing’s (‘Imitation Game”) Death

    4 months ago.

    In our  review of Telluride Film Fest #41 feature (and now Oscar contender) “The Imitation Game,” we described a film that found its way to the top of everyone’s must-see list over Labor Day weekend. The epicenter of the story is Alan Turing,…

  • Telluride Film Fest: Sunday at the Palm, “The Painting"

    4 months ago.

    The Telluride Film Festival is thrilled to present the free community Sunday at the Palm series in collaboration with the Telluride R-1 School District. This month’s special family screening of Jean-Francois Laguionie’s THE PAINTING is “a feast for the eyes…

  • Noel Nite: “Big Hero 6,” Free at Nugget

    4 months ago.

    Part of the Noel Night  celebration, the kick-off of the holiday season in Telluride, the Telluride Film Festival and the Formbys (who own the Nugget Building) present Nugget Nights, a free family movie for the community on Wednesday, December 3 and Thursday,…

  • TFF Cinematheque: "An Angel At My Table,” 12/1/2014

    4 months ago.

    The Telluride Film Festival and Wilkinson Public Library are pleased to present Cinematheque, a collaboration that brings Festival-quality films year-round to town. The newest six-part 2014-15 series, entitled Antipodes, showcases films from Australia and New Zealand. These selections highlight the growth and…