Motion Picture Academy President John Bailey: The Variety Interview

Cinematographer John Bailey has been a member of the Motion Picture Academy since 1981. He has served off and on as representative on the Board of Governors since 1996. Now, he is the 36th president of the 90-year-old institution. A passionate supporter of film preservation and history, Bailey didn’t expect to become a cinematographer after leaving film school at the ...

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Haugesund Confirms Market Screenings Lineup (EXCLUSIVE)

Norwegian director Joachim Trier’s “Thelma” and Finnish director Dome Karukoski’s “Tom of Finland” will bookend the 45th Norwegian International Film Festival, which runs Aug. 20-25, which has a string emphasis on the Nordic countries of Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden. “Norwegian and Nordic films is a strong part of the festival’s identity,” explained assistant program director Martin Øsmundset. “In ...

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