World Beer Festival comes to Cleveland

After successfully presenting almost 30 festivals in North Carolina, South Carolina, Florida and Virginia since 1996, All About Beer Magazine proudly announces the inaugural World Beer Festival-Cleveland in July. more

Jun 16, 2013 8:12 PM (330) Area Blog

Cleveland International Film Festival review : Blondie

Swedish director Jesper Ganslandt returns to the Cleveland International Film Festival with his third feature, but sadly the result is a bit of a mixed bag. more

Apr 9, 2013 1:16 AM (330) Area Blog

Akronlife's guide to the 37th CIFF

Have no idea what to see at the 37th Cleveland International Film Festival? Here are a handful of films to keep an eye on during Cleveland's 12-day ode to world cinema. more

Mar 31, 2013 10:33 PM (330) Area Blog

Weapons of Mass Creation Fest rolls into Cleveland

WMC Fest, the premier design conference and music festival in the Midwest, takes place June 8-10. more

May 30, 2012 7:44 PM (330) Area Blog

Leinenkugel Brewing Co. head to Cleveland

The famed Leinenkugel Brewing Co. makes a rare visit to the Buckeye State for a cross-country beer tasting. more

May 15, 2012 8:39 PM (330) Area Blog

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Another amazing year of the Cleveland Interantional Film Festival now lies behinds us. But it was a stellar performance by the CIFF team and all of the guest filmmakers, actors and producers! And YOU the moviegoers! more

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36th CIFF - Buddha Mountain

A nicely woven tapestry of Asian cinema that was refreshing, beautiful, and heart-warming. more

Apr 2, 2012 3:26 PM (330) Area Blog

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36th CIFF - Cracks in the Shell

This year the 36th Cleveland International Film raised the bar in more ways than one and moviegoers have risen to and exceeded expectation. Also, Cracks in the Shell was astounding. more

Mar 29, 2012 11:10 PM (330) Area Blog

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36th CIFF - Day 7 a solid showing

Today's viewings were largely contemplative and sometimes dark but always quality. The CIFF staff continue to put on a stellar performance. more

Mar 29, 2012 1:58 AM (330) Area Blog

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36th CIFF - Shorts Program 3

A healthy helping of contemplative shorts covering a full ranges of love/hate imagery - mostly solemn, seldom funny. Included were "Incident in New Baghdad and the comic "diK" more

Mar 28, 2012 1:05 PM (330) Area Blog

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36th CIFF - Dreileben trilogy

The Dreileben trilogy is leaving some big shoes to fill for the remainder of the 36th CIFF ... and for any film series' at future CIFFs more

Mar 27, 2012 10:32 AM (330) Area Blog

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akronlife sponsored film at Plaza Cinemas tonight!

The akronlife sponsored film "Bill W." has is showing tonight at the Plaza Cinemas in Chapel Hill. The event is part of the 36th Cleveland International Film Festival. The film covers the Akron heritage of alcoholics anonymous founder Bill Wilson more

Mar 26, 2012 12:56 PM (330) Area Blog

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36th CIFF - Tyrannosaur and a few more

It's easy to get carried away at this years film fest! It was a great day to sit and watch cinema in the city of Cleveland - and also to enjoy some local brew haunts between flicks. Get $2 off your tix by using the code AKRNLFE more

Mar 25, 2012 12:05 PM (330) Area Blog

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CIFF Countdown - 1.5 days to go...

Opening Night Festivities begin Thursday at 7 p.m. with the film Nesting, directed by John Chuldenko, and continue with the Opening Night Gala afterwards. more

Mar 21, 2012 4:28 PM (330) Area Blog

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3 days until lift-off at the 36th Cleveland International Film Festival. Here's some film suggestions to keep in mind as the day draws nigh. more

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akronlife's discount will shave a cool $2 off of ticket purchases for the 36th Cleveland International Film Festival more

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One For The Books: 35th Cleveland Film Fest Roundup

The 35th Cleveland International Film Festival has come to close. It was a year marked by record attendance and a host of fantabulously crafted cinema, including the akronlife sponsored "If I Want to Whistle, I Whistle," which won in its category! more

Apr 8, 2011 4:53 PM (330) Area Blog

Into Eternity and These Amazing Shadows at CIFF

These two films were both extraordinary in their own rights, but together make up an interesting dialog about permanence, memory, and the progress of mankind. A huge thanks to Bill Guentzler for bringing these films to the Cleveland Film Festival more

Apr 8, 2011 1:52 PM (330) Area Blog 1 Comments

CIFF Day 8 - Kawasaki's Rose and Steam of Life

The thunder of the day belongs to two films of great beauty and thoughtful execution. more

Apr 1, 2011 12:03 AM (330) Area Blog

2030 - Revolt of the Young at Cleveland Film Fest

Least favorite film of the festival. more

Mar 30, 2011 8:15 PM (330) Area Blog

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