"It's like the Sundance or Cannes of film festivals that are open to the public through a government website," joked President Barack Obama as he welcomed young filmmakers to the second annual White House Film Festival. Among the 15 official selections screened Friday at the premiere emceed by Indian-American actor Kal Penn and Terrence J was "Generation Change", a film made by two teenagers after two trips to India.
The first full trailer of Amy Poehler and Paul Rudd-starrer `They Came Together` has been unveiled. The film premiered at Sundance Film Festival earlier this year. The trailer shows off a pretty impressive cast list such as Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Bill Hader, Ellie Kemper, Christopher Meloni, and Cobie Smulders, reportedly.
India`s Neeraj Ghaywan and three others today won the prestigious 2014 Sundance Institute-Mahindra Global Filmmaking Award, which is given every year to emerging independent directors from around the world.
Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney may be a very wealthy man but when a filmmaker decided to document his two failed White House bids over six years, he was surprised to find how thrifty the former private equity executive was.
Director Paul Schrader has stalled the release of his new movie ‘The Canyons’ starring Lindsay Lohan, after Sundance Film Festival bosses opted not to feature it during their 10-day independent cinema event.