The Tulane Hullabaloo

Looking forward to the New Orleans Film Festival’s 30th year


Nurah Lambert, Staff Reporter

October 10, 2019

Every October, films of all genres, directors of many walks of life and devout movie lovers descend on New Orleans to assemble the New Orleans Film Festival. This October is no different. With more than 200 films and 500 filmmakers set to kick off Oct. 16-23, the 30th annual festival has attracted the ...

Coen Brothers’ ‘The Ballad of Buster Scruggs’ premieres at New Orleans Film Festival

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Patrick Miller, Associate Arcade Editor

October 25, 2018

Ethan and Joel Coen’s latest cinematic experiment takes the form of “The Ballad of Buster Scruggs.” As a compilation of six shorter stories, “The Ballad” was originally a slated to be released as a limited Netflix series. At times some of the vignettes stretch a little too long, but the best ...

New Orleans Film Festival sweeps over city for 29th year

Cori Shalit, Arcade Associate Editor

October 18, 2018

From Oct. 17-25, the New Orleans Film Society will present the 29th annual New Orleans Film Festival (NOFF) at the Contemporary Art Center of New Orleans. The event offers guests the opportunity not only to experience over 430 films but also to enjoy the company of  25,000 other attendees. The large assortment of...

New Orleans Film Festival screens early Oscar hopefuls

New Orleans Film Festival

Josh Axelrod, Arcade Editor

October 23, 2017

With Oscar season on the horizon, the New Orleans Film Festival brought the joy of cinema to the Crescent City. Screening many Oscar favorites, the festival saw some of the best in film of 2017.  

The Florida Project

Josh Axelrod, Arcade Editor

October 23, 2017

Every so often a film comes along that captures the unflinching humanity of its characters. Following in the tradition of "Boyhood," and "Blue is the Warmest Color," Sean Baker's "The Florida Project," is a masterpiece of human emotion. Its success rests largely on the shoulders of its 7-year-old star...