sundance film festival

Psst! How to Get Redford to Star in Your Movie

Posted on 10/18/2013 by |Movies & TV | Comments

EntertainmentDirector J.C. Chandor had an ingenious plan for getting Robert Redford to star in his one-man adventure film, All is Lost. He asked him. To hear Redford tell it, of all the directors young and old whose films have been featured at his Sundance Film Festival over the years, only Chandor thought to propose a movie role for him. Related: Robert Redford: 10 Great Roles Even Chandor admits it’s a bit hard to believe, but it’s a story he’s more than willing …

The Latino Buzz on Hollywood

Posted on 01/25/2012 by |Washington D.C. | Comments

EntertainmentI have to confess that I am a film aficionado, particularly on films that center around the Latino experience in the U.S. With the film award season upon us, Latinos are being recognized for their talent and excellence on and behind the silver screen. And what a year it has been for Latinos in film. The Academy Awards nominees were announced yesterday with great news for Latinos. The Argentine-born actress Bérénice Bejo was nominated for the Best Supporting Actress category …