• Telluride Film Fest Cinematheque, “Boy"

    Yesterday

    The Telluride Film Festival and Wilkinson Public Library are proud to present BOY (New Zealand, 2010, 87 minutes, Unrated), nominated for the Grand Jury Prize at the Sundance Film Festival and directed by Taiki Waititi. The year is 1984, and on the…

  • Telluride & the Oscars: Nominees Announced

    1 week 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"

    2 weeks 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?

    2 weeks 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…

  • Former Telluride Local’s 1st Film Gets Raves

    1 month ago.

    SCOTT COHEN is an artist and director now based in New York, who used to call Telluride home. His photographic works, primarily derived from his own documentary footage, can be found in numerous collections around the world and collectively make up the…

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

    1 month 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"

    1 month 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

    1 month 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,…

  • Mountainfilm 2014: Lincoln Center, New York

    2 months ago.

    In the run-up to Thanksgiving, a treat for denizens of the Big Apple: for the 5th year, Mountainfilm in Telluride returns to the Film Society of Lincoln Center  with a weekend of documentaries about adventure, environment, and culture. But mainly…

  • Clark’s “Nolan’s 14”: Screening at Nugget Sunday, 11/23/2014

    2 months ago.

    Filmmaker and elite athlete Ben Clark screens his latest film about “Nolan’s 14,” the biggest mountain line in North America, perhaps the world. Show time is Sunday, 7:30 p.m., at the Nugget. Free to all, including swag. Think you’re tough?…

  • Mountainfilm: “An Honest Liar,” Backstory

    2 months ago.

    James "The Amazing" Randi was a guest at Mountainfilm 2014, in support of the doc about his life and work, “An Honest Liar," a festival favorite – both the film and the man. James Randi became a world-famous magician and escape artist…

  • Telluride Film Fest: The New Yorker Reviews “Birdman"

    2 months ago.

    We led with the film when we posted our review on Telluride Inside... and Out right after Labor Day weekend. Alejandro Inarritu’s “Birdman” was one of the buzziest films of the 41st annual Telluride Film Festival. With his very insightful, very funny, very…

  • “Days Of My Youth” Screens at Opera House

    2 months ago.

    Red Bull Media House, in association with Matchstick Production Films, presents “Days Of My Youth.” Show time is Friday, November 14, 6 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. at the Sheridan Opera House.   Red Bull Media House, in association with Matchstick Production…

  • Sheridan Opera House: “Almost Ablaze” & “Higher"

    2 months ago.

    The Sheridan Arts Foundation and Telluride Gravity Works presents Teton Gravity Research’s latest ski film offerings. Screenings take place on Sunday, November 9, 2014. Almost Ablaze” screens at 5 p.m. and “Higher” screens at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $15 for…

  • Sunday at the Palm: “The Muppet Movie"

    3 months 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

    3 months 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…