• Sunday at The Palm: "April and the Extraordinary World"

    6 days ago.

    The Telluride Film Festival presents “Sunday at the Palm, "April and the Extraordinary World," (2015). Sunday, September 25, 4 p.m. Michael D. Palm Theatre for the Performing Arts. Rated PG. FREE TO ALL. Running time 105 minutes. “It feels somewhat clichéd to call an animated…

  • Telluride Film Fest, After the Fest: “Chasing Trane” & “Maudie"

    2 weeks ago.

    On the surface, the protagonists in the two films featured at The Nugget that night have nothing in common beyond the photochemical medium used to tell their stories: one was a painter from a small town who stayed small town; the other…

  • Telluride Film Fest: AO Scott Interviews Barry Jenkins On "Moonlight"

    2 weeks ago.

    At the screening of  Barry Jenkins’ sophomore project and masterpiece, “Moonlight – a love fest – the rapt audience learned the writer-director had come up through the ranks at the Telluride Film Festival, doing everything to remain involved after his days attending the Student…

  • Telluride Film Fest 2016: Making A Splash – Again

    2 weeks ago.

    “This has to be the coolest festival,” actress Emma Stone of “La La Land." “Telluride is the best film festival in the world," 2016 tributee Pablo Larrain. 1549, 155, 208, 3.95 Painting the picture by the numbers, they are respectively the flight…

  • Telluride Film Fest: The Giveback

    3 weeks ago.

    “Woodstock,” (1969) “Amadeus,” (1994) “This Is Spinal Tap,” (1985) “Buena Vista Social Club,” (1999) And so many more over the years... No, I have not let the cat out of the bag. Those are not the names of classics to be…

  • Telluride Film Fest 2016: No Pass, Don’t Pass

    3 weeks ago.

    “No matter what kind of year I have had, if I come to Telluride, it’s been a good year,” Werner Herzog. Lights! Camera! Action! The 43rd annual Telluride Film Festival officially begins with the start of Labor Day weekend, Friday, 9/2 – Monday,…

  • Telluride Film Fest: 2016 Guest Director Volker Schlondorff

    3 months ago.

    The Telluride Film Festival, presented by National Film Preserve LTD., is proud to announce its 2016 Guest Director, Volker Schlöndorff. The globally acclaimed German filmmaker, producer, writer, and actor is set to select a series of films to present at…

  • Telluride Film Fest: 2016 Poster Artist Announced

    3 months ago.

    43rd Telluride Film Festival announces 2016 Poster Artist, Yann Legendre. The 43rd Telluride Film Festival,  presented by National Film Preserve LTD., proudly announces illustrator, designer and art director Yann Legendre as its 2016 poster artist. Telluride Film Festival’s prestigious annual gathering…

  • Cinematheque: “Little Miss Sunshine"

    5 months ago.

    Just in time for spring: LITTLE MISS SUNSHINE. Monday, May 2, 6 p.m. Free to all. Cinematheque is a collaboration between the Telluride Film Festival and the Wilkinson Public Library.   The transition from winter to spring offers an opportunity for personal reflection. Join…

  • “DisneyNature Ocean" at Sunday at The Palm

    5 months ago.

    In celebration of Earth Day, the community is invited to the Telluride Film Festival's Sunday at the Palm series for a special presentation of DISNEYNATURE OCEANS (2010, 84 minutes, Rated G). "OCEANS is a jaw-dropper as a visual travelogue." - The Village…

  • Film Fest: Cinematheque Presents “Together"

    6 months ago.

    For the April installment of Cinematheque, a film club and collaboration between the Telluride Film Fest and the Telluride Library, the feature is “Together,” a superb Swedish satire. Monday, April 4. Show time is 6 p.m. Free to all. With host…

  • Sunday at the Palm: “Boy and the World"

    6 months ago.

    Telluride Film Festival presents “Boy and the World” at Sunday at The Palm. “Dazzling!  Boldly imaginative…an enchanting visual treat,” raved Variety. Scroll down to watch the charming trailer. Nominated for an Oscar for Best Animated Feature, BOY AND THE WORLD is a…

  • Telluride Wins Big (Again) at Oscars

    7 months ago.

    The title of my review of the 42nd annual Telluride Film Festival was pilfered from a line in Lenny Abrahamson’s dark drama “Room.” “Telluride Film Festival #42: Giving Its Strong– Again,” explaining: "In director Lenny Abrahamson’s caring, careful adaptation of…

  • And the Winners Will Be...

    7 months ago.

    It’s not just any Sunday. At least for some. Tomorrow is Oscar Sunday, a time to celebrate the talent of mostly glitzy white peeps – and dish about their rags. And if you live in Telluride, root for your favorites from…

  • Telluride Film Fest: “On the Waterfront"

    7 months ago.

    Telluride Film Festival Cinematheque presents “On the Waterfront.” Screening Monday, February 22, 6 p.m.,Wilkinson Public Library, Free to All. “I coulda been a contendah…” – Marlon Brando For many, spring represents a season of rebirth, awakening, and an opportunity for reflection about change. How appropriate…

  • Sunday at the Palm: “Nocturna"

    7 months ago.

    The Telluride Film Festival's Sunday at the Palm presents “Nocturna,” 4 p.m. Free. The Telluride Film Festival is pleased to present the Sunday at the Palm series in collaboration with the Telluride R-1 School District. These free, community screenings run…