Hollywood films for all ages

A list of the best films from the past 20 years, which are available on DVD and streaming on Netflix and other digital platforms.Source The Independent title Netflix to launch new subscription service for children and families on June 30 article Netflix will launch a new subscription-only service for kids and families, which it hopes will increase the number of people who can access its service...

New York Film School is closing due to a health crisis

NEW YORK --  New York Film Schools will close its doors in April after an outbreak of coronavirus, the New York State Department of Health announced Tuesday.In a statement, the state Department of Education said the closure will result from the "serious health crisis" at the school, which serves about 1,200 students from kindergarten through high school."The health crisis at New York's Film...

Irish film schools are being hit hard by Brexit

A new report from the Irish Film School Association says the number of Irish film students studying at film schools in Britain is on the rise and that more are set to be affected.The report by the National Film Board of Ireland (NFBI) says the figure for 2019 is forecast to be around 3,000 students.However, that number will grow to 4,000 by 2021.It said the growth has been driven by increased...

Why is there no movie festival in Poland?

A group of Polish filmmakers have started a film festival that aims to bring back Polish cinema to the wider world, the Polish Film Institute said in a statement.The Warsaw Film Festival will take place from September 26 to October 2, and will include films by Polish filmmakers.The Polish Film Academy, which was founded in 1772, is a state-run body that promotes the Polish film industry.The first...