Tag: 2017

Meet the New Filmmakers Awarded at TIFF ’17

Alongside Sundance and SXSW, the Toronto International Film Festival’s reputation for platforming new filmmakers continues to grow with a crop of new names scoring major awards at this year’s event. New Machine Magazine’s Ana Stefanovic delved deeper into the list of winners to reveal more insight about the newer filmmakers awarded. S. Craig Zahler – Brawl In Cell Block 99 Country: USA Award: The Grolsch…

NYFF 2018 Main Slate Emerging Filmmakers: Greta Gerwig

New Machine’s Ana Stefanovic profiles the new and emerging filmmakers screening in the 55th New York Film Festival’s official feature lineup, which kicks of September 27 and runs until October 15. Here we profile actor and director Greta Gerwig. Greta Gerwig  – Lady Bird Official Synopsis: Greta Gerwig’s directorial debut, a portrait of an artistically inclined teenage girl (Saoirse Ronan) trying to define herself in the…

TIFF 2017 Short Cuts Directors to Watch, Part 3: Aris, Quebrada, Kartal, Maduka

In part 3 of our series on TIFF ShortCuts Directors to Watch, we profile emerging filmmakers Cyril Aris, Juan Sebastian Quebrada, Ayce Kartal, Ifunanya Maduka. Read part 1 and part 2 in our series. The Toronto International Film Festival is set to run Sept. 7-17. TIFF Short Cuts Directors to Watch, from left, Juan Sebastian Quebrada, Ifunanya Maduka, Cyril Aris, Ayce Kartal Cyril Aris /…

TIFF Midnight Madness 2017: Meet Director Coralie Fargeat

The Toronto International Film Festival  (TIFF) has the unique distinction of both celebrating new filmmakers as well as being the traditional platform to kick off established Hollywood’s seemingly endless awards season. As an attendee in 2017 you can take in major releases like George Clooney’s Suburbicon (good luck getting a ticket) as well as edgier fare such as the 20 year old Midnight Madness program…

TIFF Midnight Madness 2017: Meet Director Robin Comisar

The Toronto International Film Festival  (TIFF) has the unique distinction of both celebrating new filmmakers as well as being the traditional platform to kick off established Hollywood’s seemingly endless awards season. As an attendee in 2017 you can take in major releases like George Clooney’s Suburbicon (good luck getting a ticket) as well as edgier fare such as the 20 year old Midnight Madness program…

TIFF Midnight Madness 2017: Meet Director Brian Taylor

The Toronto International Film Festival  (TIFF) has the unique distinction of both celebrating new filmmakers as well as being the traditional platform to kick off established Hollywood’s seemingly endless awards season. As an attendee in 2017 you can take in major releases like George Clooney’s Suburbicon (good luck getting a ticket) as well as edgier fare such as the 20 year old Midnight Madness program…

TIFF Midnight Madness 2017: Meet Director Ryûhei Kitamura

The Toronto International Film Festival  (TIFF) has the unique distinction of both celebrating new filmmakers as well as being the traditional platform to kick off established Hollywood’s seemingly endless awards season. As an attendee in 2017 you can take in major releases like George Clooney’s Suburbicon (good luck getting a ticket) as well as edgier fare such as the 20 year old Midnight Madness program…

TIFF Midnight Madness 2017: Meet Director Seth Smith

The Toronto International Film Festival  (TIFF) has the unique distinction of both celebrating new filmmakers as well as being the traditional platform to kick off established Hollywood’s seemingly endless awards season. As an attendee in 2017 you can take in major releases like George Clooney’s Suburbicon (good luck getting a ticket) as well as edgier fare such as the 20 year old Midnight Madness program…