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FLAFF 2014 features the bold, the brave and the beautiful

This weekend’s Filadelfia Latin American Film Festival has feasts for the senses and spirit on the menu.

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Forever badass: Melvin Van Peebles on his Philly funk gig and Sweetback memories

The 81-year-old godfather of blaxploitation cinema brings his indomitable cool — and his fusion band, Laxative — to Johnny Brenda’s this weekend.

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This week’s BlackStar Film Festival hopes to live up to “black Sundance” label

In its second year, Philly’s ambitious African-American cinema fest features international premieres and an appearance by Spike Lee.

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How Sharon Pinkenson Helped Transform Philly Into a Hollywood Mecca

At this year’s Philadelphia Film Festival, the head of the Greater Philadelphia Film Office for two decades will get the ovation that’s long been due.

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PW’s Film Critics List Their Top 50 Films

We won’t be regurgitating the same ol’ list of critics’ picks here. Compiled below is a highly subjective list of films that we feel are best. These films are personal favorites that we think are important, great motion pictures.

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