Laura Poitras is guest of honor at Amsterdam Documentary Fest IDFA – News Kidda

Laura Poitras, the Oscar-winning director of Citizenfourwhose last document, The beauty and the bloodshedwon the Golden Lion at the Venice Film Festival in 2022, is this year’s guest of honor at the International Documentary Festival Amsterdam (IDFA). IDFA presents a retrospective of Poitras’ work, featuring all 7 documentaries she has directed since her feature film … Read more

Savannah Film Fest 2022 Docs To Watch Panel Lineup, Award, Screenings – News Kidda

The SCAD Savannah Film Festival, which takes place each year at the Savannah College of Art and Design shortly before the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences votes to determine the Oscar shortlists, and has become a premier showcase for documentary programming in particular, has revealed the names of the 10 documentaries it will … Read more

Steven Spielberg’s ‘The Fabelmans’ Closes AFI Fest in Los Angeles – News Kidda

Steven Spielberg’s the fables has booked another fall festival stop. The semi-autobiographical film, which will have its world premiere at the upcoming Toronto International Film Festival, will conclude the AFI Fest in Los Angeles on November 6 at the TCL Chinese Theater. Co-written by Spielberg and Pulitzer award-winning playwright Tony Kushner, the film Universal Pictures … Read more

All quiet on the western front, Banshees or Inisherin until Zurich Fest – News Kidda

Irish drama The Banshees of Inisherinfrom Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri director Martin McDonagh; Edward Berger’s German-language adaptation of No news from the western front; and Cannes winners Triangle of sadness and Estate agent are among the titles taking the red carpet at this year’s Zurich International Film Festival, which runs from September 22 to … Read more