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Stockholm International Film Festival hands out one of the world’s biggest film prizes

  For the third year in a row the Stockholm Film Festival will hand out one of the world’s biggest cash prizes for film – The Stockholm Impact Award – together with the City of Stockholm. The prize is worth one million SEK and the winner will also receive a prize designed by the Chinese artist Ai Wei Wei. This year’s nominated movies and directors: ·         Cardinals av Grayson Moore & Aidan Shipley&n...

40th anniversary of the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras in 2018

2018 marks the historic 40th anniversary of the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras. To celebrate this milestone, the Festival program is bigger, better and more fabulous than ever as it reflects on four decades of amazing evolution, momentous achievements and extraordinary individuals. The Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Festival kicks off on Friday 16 February 2018 with seventeen sparkling days, jam-packed with parties, performance, exhibitions, family and community events that culminate wi...

SFFILM Announces New Doc Fellowship with Catapult Film Fund

Fellowship Focused on the Early Stages of Documentary Film Development Allows Filmmakers to Concentrate on Storytelling ...

18th Izmir Short Film Festival is set to start

Turkey’s one the most anticipated event International Izmir Short Film Festival begins Tuesday the 7th of November. The festival screens 400 films from 42 different countries free of charge for film lovers. Along with special film selections, festival also hosts exciting workshops, exhibitions and events until the 12th of November. The festival will take place on November 7- 12. 400 films from 42 different countries have spread out to 146 showings, including university screenings. Film...

Moonlight Cinema returns to Australia key cities this (their) summer

MOONLIGHT CINEMA RETURNS FOR A SUMMER OF FUN, FOOD AND FILM! Raise a toast to the beginning of a long summer of fun, food, and film as Australia’s favourite open-air cinema, Moonlight Cinema, returns for another season of balmy nights, lush picnics and sizzling silver screen blockbusters. On gorgeous green lawns in Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Adelaide and Perth, Moonlight Cinema brings a relaxed festival atmosphere to film-watching. Round up some mates, the family, or a hot dat...

Los Cabos International Film Festival announces Jury members

  Los Cabos International Film Festival is proud to count on acknowledged and important film and television industry talents as the 18 members of the Jury who will chose the winners competing for awards consisting in more than $5,250,000 MXN. O...

2017 Kalasha International Film & TV Awards records the highest number of entries

Kenya Film Commission would like to announce that submission of films for the 2017 Film and TV Awards has officially closed. This year, the commission registered the highest number of entries ever received since the inception of Kalasha International, with the submission of 237 films!, an affirmation of the credibility of the Kalasha over the last 7 years and the fact that more film makers are keen to have Kenyans consume local content. The Awards gala is our very own Kenyan Oscars with variou...

Viennale looking for a new director

LOOKING FOR A NEW VIENNALE DIRECTOR The Viennale 2017 came to a successful close yesterday with the gala screening of the film LA VILLA by Robert Guédiguian. As announced at the press conferences before the start of the festival, as of today, we are calling for national and international applications for the position of director (artistic direction) of the Viennale. Please find details on the job opening below. The VIENNALE – Vienna Inte...

Greek premiere of "Lines" in Athens

Actors, the director (talking), the dop and the festival director     "Lines" premiere 26/10/2017 in "Elli" cinema Athens Greece  LINES , BY VASSILIS MAZOMENOS Movie • 1 hr 28 min • Drama   Prefaced by the director Vassilis Mazomenos "Lines" had it's Greek premierein 30th Panorama of European Cinema in Athens, the oldest festival in the Greek capital. After a long travveling in festivals such as Tallinn bla...

Awards of the 8th International Film Festival of Peloponnese "Bridges" 2017

The final curtain of the 8th International Film Festival went down with a brilliant ceremony in the crowded room of Vouleftiko in Nafplio October 22nd. The jury and the winners,(bruno chatelin was in th ejury and a partner of the festival) More pictures The program started with an amazing performance of music soundtrack adaptations by the Educative Association Holy Trinity under the coaching and conducting by Theolena Piki, Choirmaster and Professor of the Municipal Conservat...

The first Budapest Classics Film Marathon will run between 2-5 November 2017

  Between 2-5 November 2017, the first Budapest Classics Film Marathon will take place in the city’s oldest and most prestigious film theatres: the Uránia National Film Theatre and Corvin Cinema and also in the Budapest French Institute. This January, the Hungarian National Film Fund took over the Film Archive. Following a reorganization the Hungarian National Film Archive is now presenting a four-day festival of international film classics in Budapest. Celebrating its 60th a...

Santa Fe Independent Film Festival #SFIFF17 wrapped


The American Cinematheque Welcomes 20th Annual Arpa International Film Festival

OPENING NIGHT: Award-Winning Film DALIDA     Opening Night will kick off with a special reception and screening of DALIDA a biopic intimately capturing the true story of acclaimed Egyptian-born music icon Dalida ...

Cinema Italian Style Returns for the Ninth Year in Seattle

For the ninth year SIFF is presenting its annual celebration of the best of current Italian films. The week-long event runs November 9 through November 16 at SIFF Cinema Uptown, and features sixteen extraordinary features with some of the biggest names in Italian cinema today. The week kicks off on Thursday with our Opening Night film, At War for Love,&...

30th exground filmfest in Wiesbaden: Jubilee Program Complete

30th exground filmfest in Wiesbaden: November 17th - 26th 2017 200 Films from 42 Countries // 58 Premieres // Press Conference on November 9th // Registration for Accreditation Now Op...

Béla Tarr will lead a film directing workshop in Portugal at FEST – New Directors | New films Festival, in Espinho

Hungarian director Béla Tarr will back in Espinho to head a two-week long film directing workshop. This initiative is organized by FEST – Cultural Association, the entity responsible for FEST – New Directors | New films Festival,...

AFI FEST Closing Night, Centerpiece Galas and Tribute announced

  CLOSING NIGHT: ALL THE MONEY IN THE WORLD Directed by Ridley Scott, the thriller stars Academy Award® nominees Mark Wahlberg and Michelle Williams, and Academy Award® winner Kevin Spacey.   Academy Award®-nominated director and producer Ridley Scott will be honored by AFI FEST 2017 presented by Audi with a Tribute and World Premiere Closing Night Gala screening of TriStar Pictures’ ALL THE MONEY IN THE WORLD on Thursday, November 16, at t...

The 13th Battle of Ideas, at the Barbican in London

This year's Battle of Ideas, at the Barbican in London, is our 13th annual festival. Organised by the Institute of Ideas, the weekend has always tackled tough contemporary questions through wide-ranging, thought-provoking and argumentative debate. This year, the Battle commences at a time of crucial political and social change. This opportunity for open debate is more important than ever. If you’re willing to challenge and be challenged, and leave the comfort of the echo chamber, ...

The Valley Festival opened with "THE FATHER & THE BEAR" by John Putch

"THE FATHER & THE BEAR" (85 min)   Showtime: 10/25/17 08:00 PM Director: John Putch  Producer: John Putch  Writer: John Putch  Director of Photography: Keith J. Duggan  Key Cast: Wil Love, David DeLuise, Dendrie Taylor, Charity Farrell, Alicia Fusting, Ray Ficca, Kevin M. Horton, Robert Picardo Genre: Drama  Rating: Not Rated  Language: English  Website: https://thefather...

Socially Relevant ™ Film Festival New York Granted Nonprofit Status

Women's Panel SRFF 2017 SR Socially Relevant ™ Film Festival NY's Fifth annual edition coming March 2018     The Socially Relevant ™ Film Festival (SRFF) is proud to announce it is now officially a public charity with tax-exempt status under Section 501(c)(3) of the United States Internal Revenue Code. Contributions donated to SRFF are fully tax-deductible. Following its highly successful 2017 Festival, the fif...

First images of « Don’t Crack Under Pressure » Season 3

« Don’t Crack Under Pressure » Season 3, the ultimate episode of a trilogy dedicated to athletes who chose to live their sport at the fullest while creating paths between each discipline. Through the unique sceneries of the Norwegian Fjords, the Chamonix Glaciers, the heavy Tahitians waters, the Cape Verde coastline and the Utah desert, this is the chance to see some legends for the last time. But above all this is an opportunity to meat the new generation of &laq...

Los Cabos Film Festival Announces its Galas


SFFILM to Present ‘SF Honors’ Award for Achievement in Filmmaking to Darkest Hour Starring Gary Oldman

Star-Studded Award Presentation to Feature Onstage Tribute and In-Depth Conversation with Director Joe Wright, Actors Gary Oldman and Ben Mendelsohn, and More SFFILM has announced that its second annual SF Honors program will acknowledge the groundbreaking accomplishments of Darkest Hour, from Focus Features and Working Title, with a public screening event Monday, November 6, 6:30 pm at the Castro Theatre. Director Joe Wright, the film’s star Gary Oldman, along with ac...

Stockholm International Film Festival is proud to present the full festival program for 2017

Today the full festival program for the 28th edition of Stockholm International Film Festival is announced. 150 films from 60 different countries will be screened during the festival that takes place from the 8th to the 19th of November.  A third of the films in this year’s festival program are directed by debutants, the festival is also joined by legens such as this year’s Lifetime Achievement Award-winner Vanessa Redgrave. After a long and successful Hollywood-career 80...

The 8th “Bridges” International Film Festival of Peloponnese kicks off tomorrow

The 8th “Bridges” International Film Festival of Peloponnese is going to be held from the 19th until the 22nd of October at the Trianon Theatre in Nafplio co-organized with the Municipality of Nafplio, including film screenings and parallel events. The festival is under the auspice of the Ministry of Tourism, the Ministry of Culture & Sport and the Municipality of Nafplio.   This year,  the acclaimed Greek filmmaker, Costas Ferris is honored with a tribute i...



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