Dear Festival programmers and friends
I would like to share with you these films which I have selected for festival consideration. They are part of our 'Ones To Watch' section. And I believe each of them has a story that can change the way we see life.
With these "Movies that Matter" I trust you will be inspired and I hope you will consider them in your selection.
If you can offer them waivers, I can return the favor with an ad for your ...
Bruno Chatelin has been named Advisory Board Member of the Chelsea FilmFestival in New york
The Chelsea Film Festival is an international film festival, enlightening the work of emerging filmmakers, producers and actors. It offers a wide range of films, such as documentaries and feature-lengths, focusing on the theme of “Global Issues”. It empowers the work of risk-taking storytellers and remains committed to its mission to discover and develop independent artists and a...
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Acclaimed producer Greg Shapiro has joined vibrant independent studio IM Global as President of Feature Film Production it was announced today by IM Global Founder and CEO and Stuart Ford.
Shapiro was a Best Picture Academy Award® Winner for Kathryn Bigelow's 2008 drama The Hurt Locker, which won a total of six Oscars. He was also executive producer on Bigelow’s Zero Dark Thirty, which received five Academy Award® nominations. Most recently, Shapiro produced Child 4...
The Atlantic Film Festival, after a successful 36th year, announces its award winners for the event, September 15th – 22nd, in Halifax.
Award winners include:
The 2016 People’s Choice Award:
Presented by the Atlantic Film Festival
The Gordon Parsons Award for Best Atlantic Feature:
Sponsored by The Postman
Winner: Maudie – Aisling Walsh
Best Atlantic Short:
Sponsored by 902 Post
Winner: Hustle &am...
BEST FEATURE FILM (tie)
MY BLIND BROTHER
Writer: Sophie Goodhart
Director: Sophie Goodhart
Producers: Tyler Davidson,Tory Tunnell
As before, RIFF focusses on introducing brand new films and documentaries from young and upcoming directors – this time with a particular emphasis on world peace.
This year we celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Reykjavík Summit. The 1986 meeting of presidents Ronald Reagan of the United States and Mikhail Gorbachev of the Soviet Union marked the first steps to end the Cold War. A special seminar on peace will be held in collaboration with a newly established Pea...
Director Dome Karukoski
Tom of Finland and Post Punk Disorder Share Works in Progress Award
First Highlights // Focus Iran // Introducing New Prison Inmates’ Jury Award DAS BRETT
The 29th edition of exground filmfest is set to open on November 11th 2016 with the Iranian drama VALDERAMA by Abbas Amini. The film, which is being shown in this year’s festival Focus section concentrating on Iran, will celebrate its Rhine-Main premiere at Wiesbaden’s historic Caligari FilmBühne at 7 PM on the opening night of the festival.
Middleburg Film Festival's Executive Director Susan Koch announced today the main slate of films for the 2016 festival. The festival opens Thursday, October 20 with Garth Davis' feature film directorial debut LION starring Dev Patel, Nicole Kidman, and Rooney Mara. Special guests will be in attendance for a conversation following the screening.
The festival's Friday Spotlight selections include MOONLIGHT (DIR Barry Jenkins), starring Naomie Harris, Janelle Monáe and M...
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There is a crisp chill in the air, the leaves are starting to change, and while some are thinking of Pumpkin Spice and cozy sweaters, the people of Napa Valley have two differen...
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An informative, alternative, out-of-the-box reference book for the film industry tips and tools...
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Last summer, leading Rotterdam arts institutions International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR), Kunsthal Rotterdam and Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen presented a multidisciplinary programme featuring exceptional films and exhibitions by internationally renowned artists in and around Rotterdam’s Museumpark. With a total of almost 125,000 visits the forecasts were more than exceeded, meaning that this pilot edition of Rotterdam Xpanded can justly be called a success.
Marco Mueller, the former head of the Locarno, Venice and Rome film festivals, (recently consulting for this year’s Beijing International Film Festival, and the Silk Road International Film Festival) has been appointed director of the inaugural Macau International Film Festival (Dec 8-13).
Hosted by the government of Macau and the Macau Film & Television Productions and Culture Association, the new festival will be held at the Macau Cultural Centre, the Macau Science Centre and &nbs...
Personal Artistic Expression through the medium of Film
Expedition Sweden / Sweden / Jimmy Sundin and Linus Adolfsson
LOSERS / Bulgaria / Ivaylo Hristov
KUNG FURY / SWEDEN / David Sandberg
Paranoid Girls / Spain / Pedro del santo
MOUSSE / Sweden / John Hellberg
DOVNQSNOAN / Sweden / John Manceau
How to build a Terrarium / Czech Republic /Emma Piper-Burket
SAD LAMP / Sweden / Emilia Bostedt
Shriekfest Film Festival OFFICIAL TRAILER: 52 FILMS * 4 DAYS/NIGHTS OCTOBER 6-9TH, 2016
SHRIEKFEST INTERNATIONAL HORROR/SCI FI FILM FESTIVAL is thrilled to share the OFFICIAL TRAILER of the festival featuring clips from many of the selected films. The SWEET SIXTEENTH annual horror film festival, returns to Raleigh Studios Chaplin theatres from October 6-9th, 2016. Festival Director Denise Gossett says "I am absolutely thrilled with the selection this year, we have alr...
Best Film: A Very Ordinary Citizen
Best Director: Majid Barzegar for A Very Ordinary Citizen
Best Actor: Souren Mnatsakanian for A Very Ordinary Citizen
Best Actress: Samira Hassanpour for Raspberry
Best Screenplay: Saman Salour for Raspberry
Best Cinematography: José Luis Alcaine for Finding Altamira
Best Documentary: Atlan, directed by Moeen Karimoddini
Happy Filmmakers thank us for the good service
I hope you are well. It is a sad time for Paris but be brave and know that the word is praying for Paris.
I just wanted to thank you again for your help with my film "Foxed". We had a great run on the festival circuit and are now making the FOXED feature film.
Plaisir plus que partagé, s...
Two special guests, American filmmaker Abel Ferrara and Ucranian documentary maker Sergei Loznitsa will travel to Santiago de Compostela during the next edition of Curtocircuíto. Internationally renowned, both will visit the festival after the likes of Cannes, Venice or Berlinale.
Abel Ferrara will visit Curtocircuíto as a programmer, curating a special program featuring some of the essential movies in his training as filmmaker....
EFFA 2016 officially launches in Melbourne this Thursday at ACMI.
And if you havn't checked out our Melbourne program check it out here.
For all Fantasy Film Fans and Young Filmmakers/Screenwriters between 18 and 36 years old!
Organized by International Council for Film Television and Audiovisual Communication (ICFT) located at UNESCO HQs, the Competition is a Young Talents Project for short fantasy film scenario dedicated to discovering and supporting writing talents.
You will have a chance to meet closely influential film professionals and investors, win a trip to 1st International Film Festival & Awards...
The Tokyo International Film Festival (TIFF) will hold a press conference on Monday, September 26 to announce the full lineup of the main sections and related special events of the 29th edition. We cordially invite you to join us at Toranomon Hills as we announce the 29th TIFF Official Selections.
The 29th TIFF will be held October 25 – November 3, 2016, at Roppongi Hills, EX Theater Roppongi and other venues in Tokyo.
Yu Aoi – star, Japanese Girls Never...
The 60th BFI London Film Festival in partnership with American Express® is pleased to announce that Academy Award-winner® Nicole Kidman & Dev Patel will discuss their careers and current feature LION, this year’s American Express Gala. Eminent South Korean auteur Park Chan-wook, whose film THE HANDMAIDEN is this year’s Dare Gala, also join the Screen Talk series. Previously announced Screen Talk participants are Werner Herzog, Paul Verhoeven and Ben Wheatley...
BIBIANA VELEZ IS THE ARTIST WHOM BOGOTA FILM FESTIVAL HAS INVITED TO MAKE THE IMAGE IN HIS 33 RD EDITION.
BIBIANA HAS TAKEN THE WAVE AS A METAPHOR OF THE WAY CINEMA ENVELOPS THE VIEWER.
POSTER PRESENTATION WAS CONDUCTED LAST NIGHT IN THE GREAT SERVIENTREGA HEADQUARTERS TO A GROUP OF PERSONALITIES AND JOURNALISTS.
THE FESTIVAL POSTERS ARE, BY TRADITION, COLLECTIBLES.
THEY CONDUCTED IMAGE GRAU, NADIN OSPINA, MANZUR, RAMIREZ VILLAMIZAR, SANDRO CHIA, ANTONIO SEGUI,...
The Holland Film Meeting has announced the award winners of both the Co-Production Platform and the Work-in-Progress selection of its 29th edition.
This evening the Holland Film Meeting has announced the award winners of both the Co-Production Platform and the Work-in-Progress selection of its 29th edition. This year 23 projects in development, including those selected for the inaugural BoostNL programme organised in cooperation w...