The 22nd edition of the festival, an influential specialty event that brings popular and arthouse Asian cinema to Europe, was originally slated to run April 24-May 2. In February, as Italy became a COVID-19 hotspot, FEFF's organizers postponed the event to June 26-July 4. The latest move will see FEFF keep its rearranged dates but with all of the festival's activities moved online. … [Read more...] about Taiwanese iPhone-Shot Germaphobes Movie ‘IWeirDo’ to Open Far East Film Festival
Film al cinema
AMC, controlled by Chinese conglomerate Dalian Wanda Group, furloughed or let go more than 26,000 employees as the virus crisis shuttered its circuit in March. The largest cinema chain in the U.S. and the world then went even further, furloughing all of its 600 corporate employees, including CEO Adam Aron. … [Read more...] about AMC Theatres Gets Analyst Upgrade: “Near-Term Bankruptcy Risk Has Subsided”
RELATED: The Circle Review: A Sledgehammer Satire of Social Media Dave Eggers' novel focuses on a young woman who is hired for a big job in an Internet monopoly called the Circle, which links users' personal emails, social media, banking, and purchasing with their universal operating system, resulting in one online identity and a new age of civility and transparency. The novel turns into a contemporary thriller about the perils of life in a digital age where personal data is collected, sifted and monetized and used for surveillance, rendering privacy obsolete. This project marks the second time Tom Hanks has collaborated with Dave Eggers. Hanks also starred in the Dave Eggers' adaptation A Hologram for the King, directed by Tom Tykwer. Here's what Michael Garin, CEO of Image Nation, had to say in a statement. … [Read more...] about Alicia Vikander Joins Tom Hanks in The Circle
Most TVs these days deliver decent sound quality, but if you want that true cinema experience from your home entertainment system, you’ll want to invest in a soundbar. The speakers built into your television set are designed for everyday viewing (I.e. watching the news or streaming a talk show), but they’re often a secondary consideration for manufacturers, losing cache next to picture size and sharpness of images. If you’re watching a movie or music program, or even a show with quick, frenetic dialogue, a soundbar will help amplify the audio for bold, bracing, room-filling sound. … [Read more...] about The Best Wireless Soundbars For Your Home Theater
RELATED: Michael Fassbender Knows Why His Assassin's Creed Movie Bombed Assassin's Creed will reportedly start production in September, but that has not been confirmed. The movie is coming from 20th Century Fox and Ubisoft Motion Pictures. The franchise starter will reunite Michael Fassbender with Marion Cotillard and director Justin Kurzel, who all worked together on this year's Macbeth. Take a look at the poster and let us now how excited, or not, you are for Assassin's Creed and the possibility that Jonathan Hawk is coming to the big screen: … [Read more...] about Assassin’s Creed Movie Poster: Is Jonathan Hawk Coming?