Bridgend, Brecon Beacons Food Festival
, Neath Food and Drink Festival
; Anglesey Oyster and Welsh Produce Festival
; Gwledd Conwy Feast; Newport Food Festival
(October 28 to 30); Cowbridge Food and Drink Festival
African-American Women in Cinema Film Festival
November, New York
Bramble says her love of books was just one of the reasons behind creating the festival
that, in its voracious way (at its mid-1970s peak, it was the world's largest film festival
), brought all the possibilities of international and independent cinema to the movie business' nerve center for the first time.
The Great Festivals
of Colonial Mexico City: Performing Power and Identity.
Directors such as Norman Jewison, David Cronenberg, Atom Egoyan, Patricia Rozema, Don McKellar, Deepa Mehta and Denys Arcand, actors such as Graham Greene, Sheila McCarthy and Pascale Bussieres, producers such as Robert Lantos, Denise Robert and Roger Frappier, former director Wayne Clarkson and festival
co-founders Bill Marshall, Henk Van de Kolk and Dusty Cohl all add their two-cents worth, bons roots and amusing anecdotes.
The space is also occupied by the organizers of the 2005 Gotham City Short Film Festival
, who leased a command center office at 440 Ninth Avenue two weeks ago.
This year the festival
has culled about 50 films from 250 entries from 20 countries--more than ever before.
A wonderful multidisciplinary arts and heritage festival
for children ages 1-12.
More than just a music festival
, Fuji Rock is a true coming together of a plethora of art forms, foods, cultures and people.
The same methodology is the educational basis of the 2003 Festival
, which aims to create empathy and understanding among children of diverse nationalities, cultures, socio-economic backgrounds and religious affiliations.
On 650 acres of private woods, the Michigan festival
admits "womyn-born-womyn" only--a policy that excludes male-to-female transgendered people and has caused controversy since its introduction in 1978.