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Fethivals are busting out all over…a busy film weekend in New England

Fethivals are busting out all over…a busy film weekend in New England

It’s going to be an interesting weekend, as two festivals in MetroBoston and three in outlying areas are all happening and all have their strong points. First up, The Arlington International Film Festival gets underway tonight at Kendall Square Cinemas in Cambridge (um…wait a minute…why is the Arlington fest in Cambridge…oh never mind, the same thing happens in the springtime…heh...

CinemaSalem to be ONLY MetroBoston theater to carry critically-acclaimed “Tom At The Farm” on opening day

I have been championing Canadian wunderkind Xavier Dolan’s film Tom At The Farm since it premiered at the Venice Film Festival almost two years ago, and I have REALLY been beating the drum since seeing it at the 2014 Boston LGBT Film Festival. Despite having success around the world, it was only in June that distributor Amplify Releasing finally stepped...

“Boyhood”, “Rocks In My Pockets” take top awards at 21st Annual Chlotrudis awards

“Boyhood”, “Rocks In My Pockets” take top awards at 21st Annual Chlotrudis awards

Boston’s Chlotrudis Society for Independent Film held it’s 21st annual Trudy Awards Sunday night at Cambridge’s historic Brattle Theater. As always, the show was lots of fun, and you get to see a lot about how the society works in the eclectic range of nominees, though as hosts Michael Colford, chairman of the society, and Ivy Moylan, a Chlotrudis board...

BOSTON SPRINGS A FEHTIVAL: 14th annual Boston Turkish Film Festival launches on Thursday

BOSTON SPRINGS A FEHTIVAL: 14th annual Boston Turkish Film Festival launches on Thursday

The 14th annual Boston Turkish Film Festival kicks off this Wednesday, March 19, with it’s usual rich lineup of films. As always, the festival will take place over the next three weeks, with several screenings on Saturday and Sunday, plus a number of screenings throughout the week each week. Here’s the lineup of feature films at this year’s festival. All...

WEATHER: Nor’Beaster Closings

eCinemaBoston will keep a running list of the venues within our coverage area that are closing/will be closed for the blizzard expected in this area from tonight through early Wednesday. THEATRES: If we are not already on your mailing lists, please send a notice to webmaster@popcornnroses.com or tweet @ecinemaboston with information on your status over the next 48 hours so...

COMING DECEMBER 5 – The ALL NEW eCinemaBoston!

COMING DECEMBER 5 – The ALL NEW eCinemaBoston!

As PNRNetworks approaches its NINTH birthday this December 1, exciting things are in store for all our readers and listeners. And we hope you’re gonna love things even more than you already do! In addition to a brand new look for the site, we’ll be debuting some great new features, some regular columns, and a greatly expanded coverage area. Beginning...

Kerasotes Showplace enters Boston market, will anchor One Seaport Square

The Chicago-based Kerasotes Theater chain will be making an entrance to the Boston theatre market in the not too distant future. A 10-screen ultra luxury multiplex with in-house lounge and restaurant, part of the company’s “Showplace” concept theatres, will be one anchor at the new One Seaport Square on Boston’s waterfront when it is completed in 2017. Kerasotes sold most...

BOSTON SPRINGS A FETHIVAL: IFFB DAYS 7 & 8

BOSTON SPRINGS A FETHIVAL: IFFB DAYS 7 & 8

We’ve got two more days of event-level films at the 2014 Independent Film Festival of Boston, which moves to the Coolidge Corner Theatre in Brookline for its final two days For complete info on the films, tickets, and the festival itself, check out the official website at http://iffboston.org. Also, please note that when a film is noted as “sold out”,...

BOSTON SPRINGS A FETHIVAL: IFFB DAY 6

BOSTON SPRINGS A FETHIVAL: IFFB DAY 6

Things are beginning to wind down as the 2014 Independent Film Festival of Boston comes to a close later this week, but there are still several more films to check out tonight, as well as tomorrow and Wednesday. Tonight includes several area premieres that you won’t want to miss, even though we have to, due to prior commitments. For complete...