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Big, Bold Dreams: The Belize International Film Festival brings the world to Central America

There’s no shortage of film festivals in the world. From the prestige of Cannes, Toronto and Sundance to more regional affairs, on any given weekend any film fan with enough money and free time can hop on a plane and touch down in some city or other where the local cinephile set is celebrating...

Camerimage celebrates the art of cinematography

Now celebrating its 25th year, Camerimage is acknowledged by many in the film industry as the foremost festival in the world devoted to cinematography. Running in Bydgoszcz, Poland, Nov. 10-18, the festival attracts hundreds of cinematographers from all over the world....

The American Film Theatre's ambitious roster returns to NYC's Quad Cinema

The American Film Theatre series was an inspired experiment that expired after 13 films and two years (1973-1975)—but, in that short time, it preserved four Tony-winning performances (Paul Rogers and Ian Holm’s perverse father-and-son act in The Homecoming, Alan Bates’ acid-tongued Butley and...

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Ask the Audience: Moviegoing Manners

Ask the Audience: Moviegoing Manners

Ask the Audience is a monthly feature from Film Journal International and National CineMedia (NCM) that allows you to ask an audience of 5,000 frequent moviegoers, known as NCM’s Behind the Screens panel, the pressing questions of our industry. ...

Higher Education: NAC partners with ShowEast on an exciting concessions curriculum

Higher Education: NAC partners with ShowEast on an exciting concessions curriculum

The National Association of Concessionaires continues to broaden its scope of educational practices in partnership with ShowEast 2017. While NAC has been a longtime partner of ShowEast and its programming, this year it will offer a complete kaleidoscope of concessions and foodservice innovations....

Kinepolis Group expands to Canada

Kinepolis Group expands to Canada

Pan-European exhibitor Kinepolis Group has taken a significant step towards becoming even more of a global player, reaching an agreement with the shareholders of Landmark Cinemas for the acquisition of the second-largest chain across Canada....

Korean company reaches 4DX milestone

Korean company reaches 4DX milestone

South Korean company CJ 4DPLEX, part of the CJ Group, has announced that its leading 4DX technology is now available in 400 theatres around the world, making it the fastest-growing premium cinema format globally....

Maori-language version of ‘Moana’ is a first for New Zealand

Maori-language version of ‘Moana’ is a first for New Zealand

For the first time ever, a film has been translated into New Zealand's indigenous language, Maori. The Maori-language version of Disney's animated film Moana had its premiere in September, followed by 30 free screenings around the country. Some 3.7% of New Zealanders speak Maori. Moana has also...