Cinefest

Sudbury’s Cinefest: Directors looking for biopics to film

Sudbury Star One example is American Woman, the Cinefest gala in Sudbury for Sept. 18. A scene from American Woman, the Cinefest gala for Sept. 18. Supplied photo jpg, SU A well-made biopic can make viewers feel more intimately connected with notable people than even a documentary can, say the filmmakers who are mining the […]

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I fell in love with art films at Cinefest

Sudbury Star Sean Farnel JAYSONGALLOP / jpeg, SU By Sean Farnel Family, friends and film. These have been the three pillars of my life. Sudbury has been the bedrock. When in Sudbury I tell people that I’m from Falconbridge, proudly. Everybody else knows that I’m from Sudbury. I wear that. “You know, the Big Nickel,” […]

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Cinefest opens Saturday with poignant film about family

Sudbury Star Patrick O’Hearn, managing director of Cinefest Sudbury, takes a seat at Silver City cinemas, where the film festival is taking place from Sept. 14-22. The festival kicks off on Saturday with The Song of Names. John Lappa/Sudbury Star Get ready to cry, laugh and ponder your way through the next week as Cinefest […]

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‘Cutting-edge, high-talent’ films coming to Sudbury’s Cinefest

Sudbury Star Cinefest unveils final lineup The Rest of Us, a film about a family dealing with loss and grief, was shot in Sudbury. Supplied photo jpg, SU Thrillers, comedies, dramas, and documentaries. Cinefest International Film Festival has announced its full lineup of films for its 31stanniversary season. With so many films to choose from, […]

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Cinefest asks fans to embrace the ‘wonderful ride’ of cinema

Sudbury Star Tammy Frick, executive director of Cinefest Sudbury International Film Festival, makes a point at the media conference launch of the film festival in Sudbury, Ont. on Thursday July 18, 2019. John Lappa/Sudbury Star Cinefest Sudbury is gearing up for its 31st annual film festival in September with a new image and the announcement […]

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