• Sunday at the Palm: Sound of Music

    1 week 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

    4 weeks 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…

  • Telluride Film Fest: Cinematheque Presents “Animal Kingdom"

    4 weeks ago.

    "Animal Kingdom is an art house crime saga that will put your heart in your mouth,” wrote Kenneth Turan of the LA Times, “(It’s) a moody, brooding, modern-day film noir that marks the impressive debut of an Australian writer-director who…

  • “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…

  • SPARKy Productions: SPARKfilms, Telluride Library & Palm

    1 month 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"

    1 month 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 Film Fest Cinematheque, “Boy"

    2 months ago.

    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

    2 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…

  • Golden Globes: And the Winners Are?

    2 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"

    3 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…

  • Former Telluride Local’s 1st Film Gets Raves

    3 months 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

    3 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,…

  • 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…

  • Mountainfilm 2014: Lincoln Center, New York

    4 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

    4 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?…