• "The Shape of Water": Shape of Things to Come at the Oscars?

    5 days ago.

    The self-professed failed Catholic Guillermo del Toro chatted easily and breezily with his fans on the steps of the Telluride Elementary School following a screening of his latest, perhaps greatest project at the Telluride Film Festival: “If it is a sin,…

  • Telluride Film Fest & Golden Globes

    1 week ago.

    Before the spiel about the awards, how about Telluride homegirl Oprah? (Ok, soon to be part-time homegirl.) President Oprah? The superstar's buzzworthy speech upon accepting the Cecile B.DeMille Award for lifetime achievement generated speculation about 2020. (Read the full speech…

  • TFF Cinematheque: "Almar," 1/8/18

    2 weeks ago.

    Cinematheque is a collaboration between the Telluride Film Festival and Telluride's Wilkinson Public Library. From Luis Buñuel to Guillermo del Toro, from magical realism to documentary, the latest, four-part Cinematheque series explores the landscape of Mexican Cinema and the profound…

  • Sheridan Arts Foundation & BootDoctors: "Drop Everything," 12/21

    4 weeks ago.

    Telluride's Sheridan Arts Foundation & BootDoctors present Matchstick Productions' "Drop Everything." The screenings take place Thursday, December 21, 6 & 9 p.m. Tickets $15 per show for adults; $7 kids 18 and under at 6 p.m. show only. Tickets and…

  • Cinematheque: "Pan's Labyrinth," 12/4

    1 month ago.

    Guillermo del Toro came to Telluride, specifically to the 2017 Telluride Film Festival, and conquered, winning hearts and minds with his most recent masterpiece, "The Shape of Water," our bet for a sure recipient of an Oscar nod. (Go here…

  • Tuesdays at the Palm: E.T.

    2 months ago.

    Tuesdays at the Palm are presented by The Telluride Film Festival, Palm Arts, and the Telluride R1 School District. The showing of E.T. takes place Tuesday, November 14th at Michael D. Palm Theatre for the Performing Arts at 2:15 p.m. FREE…

  • Telluride Film Fest: "Lady Bird" Flying High

    2 months ago.

    Though it is not the point of the exercise – because the Telluride Film Festival is about the art, not the business of film-making – it does seem to come with the territory. Over the years, Film Fest directors –…

  • Cinematheque: "Like Water for Chocolate," 11/6

    2 months ago.

    Telluride Film Festival Cinematheque is collaboration between The Telluride Film Festival and Wilkinson Public Library. "Como Agua Para Chocolate" or "Like Water For Chocolate," (1992, Rated R, 105 minutes) takes place Monday, November 6, 6 p.m. at the Telluride Library. Free to all.…

  • Telluride Horror Show: First Wave Announced

    3 months ago.

    First Wave of Films announced for 2017 Telluride Horror Show, October 13-15. Line-up includes U.S. Premiere of CREEP 2 and JUNGLE with Daniel Radcliffe CREEP 2 is directed by Patrick Brice and features Mark Duplass, who also starred in the first CREEP film, a 2014…

  • Telluride Film Fest & Library: Best of Mexican Cinema

    3 months ago.

    The Telluride Film Festival and Telluride’s five-star Wilkinson Public Library are pleased to launch the 19th edition of  "Cinematheque" at the Library. From Luis Buñuel to Guillermo del Toro (TFF #44 festival guest with his new masterpiece, THE SHAPE OF…

  • Best Friend Handbook: Fall Films Not To Miss

    4 months ago.

    My friend Katherine Stuart writes a wonderful blog,”Best Friend Handbook,” everything from fashion and beauty tips to nutrition and recipes – including recipes for success. In this special case, however, she names her picks from the 44th annual Telluride Film Fest. TIO’s…

  • Telluride Film Fest 2017: Another Monster Weekend

    4 months ago.

    Asked if he enjoys the process of making films, the sardonic director Guillermo del Toro replied with a wink: “Making movies is like eating a shit sandwich. You get more or less bread, but you always get shit in between.” Immediately, somewhat paradoxically, adding:…

  • Telluride Film Fest: 2017 Program Lineup

    4 months ago.

    Presented by the National Film Preserve, today the Telluride Film Festival announces its official program selections for the 44th edition of theLabor Day Weekend event. TFF’s annual celebration of artistic excellence brings together cinema enthusiasts, filmmakers and artists to discover the…

  • Telluride Film Fest 2017: Poster Artist, Lance Rutter

    5 months ago.

    Presented by National Film Preserve LTD., the Telluride Film Festival, a prestigious annual gathering for film industry insiders, cinema enthusiasts, filmmakers, and critics, takes place every Labor Day weekend in the picturesque town of Telluride, Colorado. The 44th edition of TFF runs September…

  • Telluride Film Fest: Josh Oppenheimer is 2017 Guest Director

    6 months ago.

    Telluride Film Festival, presented by National Film Preserve LTD., is proud to announce its 2017 Guest Director, Joshua Oppenheimer. The award-winning documentarian is set to select a series of films to present at the 44th Telluride Film Festival running over…

  • TFF Cinematheque: “Y Tu Mama Tambien,” 6/13

    7 months ago.

    Telluride Film Festival Cinematheque is a collaboration between the Telluride Film Festival and Wilkinson Public Library. The next screening in the Road Trip Series is “Y Tu Mama Tambien.” (Rated R.) Tuesday, June 13, 6 p.m. Free to all. Scroll down to watch the…