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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 Advisory Board Member on the Festival Circuit

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...

Poster and Trailer for The Last Word with Shirley Maclane

Presents Opening in theaters March 3, 2017            Directed by: Mark Pellington Written by: Stuart Ross Fink Starring: Sh...

#OtherWorlds2016 Announces a Bantha-weight of Awards

        Other Worlds Austin SciFi Film Festival wrapped up its third season yesterday by announcing the 2016 winners for its Best Feature Audience Award, Best Short Audience Award (sponsored by F...

Asia TV Forum & Market (ATF) and ScreenSingapore 2016 launched theit biggest edition

  ASIA TV FORUM & MARKET AND SCREENSINGAPORE 2016 RETURNS WITH ITS LARGEST EDITION Strong conference line-up and new highlights to address the needs of highly dynamic content industry   Asia TV Forum & Market (ATF) and ScreenSingapore 2016, Asia’s premier entertainment content market and conference, was officially launched this morning by Mr. Chee Hong Tat, Minister of State for the Ministry of Communications and Information. Part of the Singap...

The 1st International Film Festival & Awards‧Macao opened today with Angelin Preljocaj and Valérie Müller’s POLINA

The Jury The inaugural International Film Festival & Awards‧Macao (IFFAM) officially opened today with the Asian premiere of POLINA (Polina, danser sa vie), a film by Angelin Preljocaj and Valérie Müller, starring Anastasia Shevtsova, Niels Schneider, Guskov Aleksei and Juliette Binoche. The directors, actors Anastasia Shevtsova, Niels Schneider and Guskov Aleksei and producer Didier Creste were in Macao to present the film. IFFAM is organized by Macao Government Tourism...

The Works International has secured a raft of distribution deals for hotly anticipated action-thriller, The Prime Minister.

Belgian Box Office sales gross €2.6 million   Erik Van Looy’s English and Flemish-language feature film has been snapped up across a multitude of territories including: Trade Media for France; DDDream for China; Aya Pro for Japan; Discovery for Former Yugoslavia and Viswas Films for India. A further raft of territories are also in late stage negotiations including Turkey, Middle East and Italy, with deals soon to be announced.  The deals arrive hot on the heels of recently...

Celestial Tiger Entertainment Launches Mandarin Edutainment Channel Miao Mi in the United States

Celestial Tiger Entertainment (CTE), operator of the largest bouquet of pan-Asian channels dedicated to Asian entertainment, announced today the launch of its preschool kids channel Miao Mi in the United States on Amazon Channels, a premium on-demand video subscription service. Miao Mi, the Mandarin edutainment channel created for preschool kids, will be available as a video subscription with Amazon Channels for Amazon Prime members. The launch on Amazon Channels marks CTE’s first presence...

LA Music Video Festival is upon us!

LAMVF 2016 IS COMING AT YOU NEXT WEEK! ONE NIGHT ONLY! ***Tickets on sale now*** The wait is almost over! We’re thrilled to announce that the 6th Annual LA Music Video Festival is upon us! Join LA’s independent music video community next Tuesday, December 13th at Cinefamily at the Silent Mov...

$335,000 Awarded by SFIFF to Six Narrative Feature Projects in Various Stages of Production

  The San Francisco Film Society (SFFS), in partnership with the Kenneth Rainin Foundation (KRF), announced today the projects that will receive a total of $335,000 in funding in the latest round of SFFS / KRF Filmmaking Grants. Six filmmaking teams were granted funding to help with the next stage of their creative process, from screenwriting to postproduction. The Film Society's flagship SFFS / KRF Filmmaking Grants are awarded twice annually to filmmakers for narrative feature film...

Bruce Hornsby to Open 23rd Sedona International Film Festival on Feb. 18, 2017

Bruce Hornsby and the Noisemakers (Michael Martin photo) More than 1,200 films submitted for consideration are being reviewed and scored for a coveted screening among the more than 160 films to be selected for the 23rd annual Sedona International Film Festival, Feb. 18-26 in magnificent Sedona, Arizona. Three-time Grammy Award winner Bruce Hornsby will open the 2017 Festival with a performance on Saturday, Feb. 18 and five-time Grammy nominee Michael Feinstein will bring his Ira Gershwin Pro...

Film competing for Macau

        150 Milligrams   Elon Doesn’t Believe In Death   Free Fire     Gurgaon   Hide and Seek   Queen of Spades     ...

Macau First Edition of The International Film Festival & Awards : the program

tt The 1st International Film Festival & Awards.Macao (IFFAM) today announced its festival programme at a press conference in Macao. The festival will showcase the best of Asian and international cinema with a programme of 11 competition films, 3 out of competition galas, Hidden Dragons (9 films representing the latest trends in contemporary Asian genre cinema), Crossfire (12 East Asian genre film directors and their chosen genre favourites), 9 award-winning feature films from major inte...

Phil Gurin to run new unscripted and alternative division to create content across all platforms for IM Global Television

As part of its continued expansion strategy, IM Global Television is launching a new unscripted and alternative division to create content across all platforms, which will be led by Emmy Award winning producer, writer and creator Phil Gurin, it was announced today by IM Global Executive Chairman Donald Tang and IM Global Founder and Chief Executive Officer and IM Global Television CEO Stuart Ford.   As President of Unscripted and Alternative Content, industry veteran Gurin will report d...

San Diego Latino Film Festival Unveils Winning Artwork for 2017 Poster Competition

Two graphic designers from Southern California among TOP 10 finalists The Media Arts Center San Diego is thrilled to announce the top 10 finalists of its 8th annual 2017 San Diego Latino Film Festival (March 16-26) Poster Competition. The winning artwork will give life to and inspire the branding of the 24th edition of the film festival. The poster is set to be unveiled at an invitation-only event on December 8th, 2016 hosted and sponsored by Border X Brewery in Barrio Logan from 5:30-8...

TriForce Short Film Festival 2016 Winners

TRIFORCE SHORT FILM FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES  BEST OF THE FEST AWARD 2016    David Gyasi and Jermain Jackman were amongst some of the stars who attended the event   Leading lights from the world of Film and TV gathered last night at the TriForce Short Film Festival 2016 to support diversity across the industry.    Stars including David Gyasi, Jermain Jackman and Game of Thrones’ Josef Altin walked the red carpet at the festival’s gala event at BAFTA whe...

British Independent Film Awards 2016 celebrate American Honey

  American Honey (2016)   Andrea Arnold’s middle America roadtrip odyssey American Honey is the big winner at the 2016 British Independent Film Awards (BIFAs), nabbing the awards for best British independent film, best director, best actress for Sasha Lane and the prize for outstanding craft for cinematographer Robbie Ryan.   It...

New platform for trhe 7th edition of My French Film Festival is an innovative concept aiming to throw the spotlight on new generation French filmmakers, allowing web users across the globe to share their enthusiasm for French cinema. Now in its seventh year, the festival returns in 2017 with new films to offer, new partner platforms, and festival launches held in movie theaters in a number of countries. When?   From January 13 through February 13, 2017, film lovers around the world will be able to...

2016 TriForce Short Film Festival Winners

TRIFORCE SHORT FILM FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES 2016 FINALISTS     The shortlist of films for the 2016 TriForce Short Film Festival (TFSFF) has been announced at an exclusive launch at the BFI. This morning TFSFF also announces the four finalist films which have been selected by a panel of industry stalwarts including Nicholas Pinnock, Sanjeev Bhaskar and Shiver’s Alex Gardiner and will be screened at the red carpet Gala at BAFTA on 3rd December.   The 16 shortlisted films fo...

SHEKHAR KAPUR named Jury President Of 1st International Film Festival & Awards • Macao

The 1st International Film Festival & Awards • Macao (IFFAM) is today pleased to announce acclaimed director SHEKHAR KAPUR will serve as Jury President at the inaugural festival, which will take place in Macao from 8 to 13 December, 2016.   Kapur will preside over the Jury of other film professionals; together bestowing awards on the competition strand of 10 to 12 new international films. He adds IFFAM Jury President to a list of jury positions at prestigious festivals including ...

The 1st International Film Festival & Awards‧Macao completes lineup

The International Film Festival & Awards‧Macao (IFFAM) is delighted to announce the addition of the World Premiere of Fruit Chan’s SHINING MOMENT to the inaugural programme.   After being sidelined by his gymnastics team, Yu (Hins Cheung) quits and reinvents himself as a Latin dance instructor. He assembles a group of children to compete in a Latin dance competition. Can Yu, still facing his own insecurities, teach them to truly dance? Can Yu bring out the best in these chi...

The IndieFEST Film Awards Announces Latest Winners!

  Go to for details.   The IndieFEST is proud to announce the latest winners. Congratulations to all the filmmakers who participated in the current season!The awards go to those filmmakers who produce fresh, standout entertainment and compelling documentaries. The IndieFEST is a top-tier international awards competition. It honors professionals, established and emerging, who demonstrate exceptional achievement in craft and creativity. The goal of The IndieFEST i...

European Film Promotion Announces the Jury for the 20th Edition of EUROPEAN SHOOTING STARS in 2017

For its 20th anniversary, European Film Promotion (EFP) has chosen a panel of high-profile industry experts to select Europe’s best acting talent for its annual Berlinale showcase.   Today EFP proudly presents the EUROPEAN SHOOTING STARS jury for 2017: Hungarian actress and former SHOOTING STAR Dorka Gryllus (Demimonde), British casting director Lucinda Syson (Batman Begins), Portuguese producer Pandora da Cunha Telles (Bridges of Sarajevo), Swiss film director Xavier Koller (Jour...

Film4Climate Competition Winners Announced

860 Videos from 155 countries applied to Film4Climate Global Video Competition. Many films have inspiring stories about solutions for climate change from young directors who raised their voices through this competition.   The winners were announced at United Nations Climate Conference (COP22) at a day celebrating...

Oscar entry from Kazakhstan for consideration for Best Foreign Language Film

Join us at one of our screenings   You and a guest are cordially invited to the following screenings of Satybaldy Narymbetov’s “AMANAT” The Official entry from Kazakhstan For consideration for Best Foreign Language Film View trailer at...



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