The Wolfpack has won a number of awards including the Grand Jury Prize -- Documentary at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival, Best Documentary Feature Film at the 2015 Edinburgh International Film Festival, the Adrienne Shelley Excellence in Filmmaking Award at the 2015 Nantucket Film Festival
and the Grand Prix -- Films on Art International Competition -- Special Mention at the 2015 New Horizons International Film Festival, Poland.
A Nantucket Film Festival
board member, Stiller often attends the fest, which turns 20 this year.
Some visitors time their arrival for annual events that dot the island calendar: the Daffodil Festival at the end of April; the Nantucket Film Festival
in June; Fourth of July fireworks; August's Sandcastle and Sculpture Day on Jetties Beach; or the Nantucket Christmas Stroll, when Santa arrives by Coast Guard vessel and shops offer mulled cider and hot chocolate.
It received the Audience Award at the 2009 Sundance Film Festival, and so far has garnered further Audience Awards at the Hot Docs Film Festival in Toronto, the Newport Film Festival, Seattle International Film Festival, Sydney International Film Festival, Nantucket Film Festival
, as well as Best of Festival at the Blue Ocean Film Festival, and Best Documentary at Ireland's Galway Film Festival.
Also the programmer for the Nantucket Film Festival
, Hall relies on word-of-mouth from colleagues he respects when deciding which films to see.
Showing that memory is as tenacious as the ego it's attached to, Hollywood Ten member Ring Lardner Jr., honoree of the screenwriter-centric Nantucket Film Festival
of 1998, still had the energy to rail against the system--although the preponderance of his outrage was not over his HUAC-imposed prison time but the liberties Joseph Mankiewicz and Louis B.
Honour had closed and she was doing screenplay readings for the Nantucket Film Festival
(a project of her husband, the director Ed Sherin, and her son, Jace Alexander, also a director) when the Supreme Court upheld a 1990 federal law requiring the arts agency to consider decency standards when determining who gets grant money.
Nantucket Film Festival
June 17-21, Nantucket, Mass.
While attending the Nantucket Film Festival
earlier this summer, Mr.
At an NBC U-hosted tribute to writer-director Robert Benton at the Nantucket Film Festival
on June 16, anchorman Brian Williams proved he could turn to comedy if he ever loses his day job.
This film won two Leo Awards, and the director, Aubrey Nealon, was named Best Writer/Director at the Nantucket Film Festival
. The only local showing will be at 8 p.m.
Other fests of late include the Jackson Hole Film Festival, (wrapped June 12); the Nantucket Film Festival
(wrapped June 19); and Cinevegas (wrapped June 18).