• 8th Annual Children’s Film Fest

    1 week ago.

    Telluride Film Festival Sunday at the Palm Presents: 8th annual Children’s Film Festival. All kids and kids-at-heart are invited to attend the event. This year's presentation will include a selection of short films from the Chicago International Children's Film Festival. “For…

  • Mountainfilm: WTF Evolution?

    2 weeks ago.

     While in New York, we visited the Museum of Natural History not just for the dinosaur room, but this time specifically for a show entitled “Life at the Limits: Extreme Creatures,” about gaining an understanding about how and why weird and…

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

    4 weeks ago.

    Telluride Film Festival’s “Sunday at the Palm” series presents Bears (2014). “With its touching story, beautiful scenery, and stunning camerawork, ‘Bears’ becomes another worthwhile documentary in the Disneynature library," Examiner.com Celebrate Earth Week with Disneynature’s Bears documentary, narrated by John C.…

  • Telluride Film Fest: Call for Entries

    1 month 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…

  • Sunday at the Palm: Sound of Music

    2 months 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

    2 months 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"

    2 months 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

    2 months 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

    3 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"

    3 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 Film Fest Cinematheque, “Boy"

    3 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

    4 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?

    4 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"

    5 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

    5 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

    5 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,…