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Bruno Chatelin and the Filmfestivals.com Team, Laurie Kirby and Stuart MacNaught from FestForums and Lise Romanoff VisionFilms CEO request the pleasure of your company and a taste from your country to share with fun and with other festival directors and peers at our AFM reception. SAVE THE DATE FOR THE ANNUAL FILMFESTIVALS.COM WINE TASTING PARTY FOR FESTIVAL DIRECTORS with our great selection from California wines.   November 3rd , 6:00 to 8:00 pm at the Loews Las Flores. Reserved for Festival Directors/organizers please RSVP...
 

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>   American Film Market Previews November 1 - 8 2017

Summer Hill is getting Vicious at AFM!!!

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Summer Hill Entertainment (formerly TomCat Films) is now setting appointments for the American Film Market to be held in Santa Monica at the Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel from November 1st to 8th. Our suite number will be 327B. Our phone at the show will be 310.458.6700 ext. 327. 
 

Summer Hill Entertainment offerings for AFM 2017

Experience the nightmare of "Gridlock" with Summer Hill Entertainment

 
All new releases are available worldwide - ask for screeners and find more detailed information of the films here below!   ...
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During AFM check the Israel Film Festival in Los Angeles Films with Honors to Tambor, Ashkenazi, Ben-Gurion, Fauda

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31st ISRAEL FILM FESTIVAL IN LOS ANGELES ANNOUNCES PROGRAMMING TO RUN NOVEMBER 5th – 21st, 2017 Emmy and Golden Globe winner Jeffrey Tambor will receive the 2017 IFF Achievement in Television Award, and multiple award-winning (including the 2017 Israeli Academy Ophir Award for Best Actor), Israeli movie star Lior Ashkenazi will be honored with the 2017 IFF Cinematic Achievement Award at the 31st Israel Film Festival Opening Night Gala, Award Presentation and Screening in Los Angele...
 

TomCat returns with "It Kills" at AFM!

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     Summer Hill Entertainment (and its label,TomCat Films) is now setting appointments for the American Film Market to be held in Santa Monica at the Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel from November 1st to 8th. Our suite number will be 327B. Our phone at the show will be 310.458.6700 ext. 327.   If you have not done so already, please suggest two convenient meeting times and we will confirm with one within 24 hours.&n...
 

AFM - "Hard Visit" - Official Trailer from Josh Mitchell

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new feature film HARD VISIT - www.vimeo.com/picknroll/hardvisittrailer   "Hard Visit" - Official Trailer www.vimeo.com A down on his luck actor is rescued from obscurity by his wealthy sports bookie brother but when a calculating female hustler comes between them their relationship…     Josh Mitchell www.vimeo.com Hollywood writer-director, f...
 

Synopsis An intimate portrait of the noted contemporary photographer, Adam Fuss, shot over a year in New York and Sussex, England. Our documentary delves into the artist’s creative process, and the life forces that inspire it. 53 minutes, USA  October 2017 Directed by Svetlana Cemin Watch the t...Digital Gym

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Industry@Tallinn & Baltic Event announce the projects for the Script Pool and POWR Baltic Stories Exchange

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POWR pitching session, 2016 The two initiatives by Industry@Tallinn & Baltic Event that work with script projects, have announced the 2017 participants. Script Pool Tallinn is the new script development competition that is launching at this year’s Industry@Tallinn with the main prize including 5000 euros and mentoring sessions with a professional script doctor, both provided by the European leading licensing company Telepool. Seven teams consisting of scriptwriters and produce...
 

Black Nights Film Festival mourns the passing of programmer Igor Gouskov

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Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival sadly informs that festival programmer, film researcher and critic Igor Gouskov passed away on the 8th of October.   Gouskov died  in Paris where he had lived for the last few years. He was 50 years old.   Festival director Tiina Lokk said: ‘Igor was one of those rare indispensable people who helped form the face of the festival’s programme, not only with his recommendations, but also his enormous passion and erudition. He was both kind-hearted and wise, and he lived in the name of film.’.
 
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The Black Nights Film Festival is to celebrate’s Finland’s 100th anniversary with a 48-hour marathon screening

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Moonlight Sonata     In special recognition of Finland's 100th birthday, Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival has created a special programme of 23 films celebrating Finnish cinematic history, which will be shown in a 48-hour-long marathon screening.  The unprecedented screening is set to take place between the 24th and 26th of November at the old cinematheque Kinomaja in Tallinn’s Old Town. The events programme will include a karaoke contest and a live peforman...
 

Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival completes the Official Selection lineup with eleven new titles

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Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival adds ten films to the previously announced eight that will compete in the Official Selection (formerly called the Main Competition) for the festival’s Grand Prix and one film that will be screened out of competition. Ten of the films in the competition line-up will have their world, seven their international and one its European premiere. Eight films are from Europe, seven from Asia, two have been made in the US and one in South America. Festiv...

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Maurice Haeemes - The director's statement

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Director Biography Maurice has a Bachelor’s degree from the VJTI School of Engineering of the University of Mumbai and an MBA in Finance from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He has enjoyed successful careers in mechanical/fluid engineering, investment banking, and software entrepreneurship. Maurice has studied Filmmaking, Screenwriting and the Entertainment Business at the New York Film Academy (NYFA) and at the University of California Los Angel...
 
 

Chimera - Cast and Crew

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MAURICE HAEEMS WRITER, DIRECTOR   JAY SITARAM PRODUCER   FRANCO SAMA CONSULTING PRODUCER   ...
 

Election of the EFA President and EFA Board Elections 2017, votes close end of november

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Election of the EFA President and EFA Board Elections 2017 Deadline: Thursday, 30 November  Please consider voting for Bruno Chatelin  EFA President: According to the statutes of the European Film Academy, the president of the association shall be elected by the members upon proposal of the board for a period of five years. The EFA Board feels that Wim Wenders, who has been EFA's president since 1996, should continue his excellent work. EFA Board: The s...
 

Bruno Chatelin interviewed on festivals for Cine@art magazine of the 8th Bridges International Film Festival

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Interview Bruno Chatelin was interviewed by Petra Terzi for CINE@ART magazine freepress of the festival! Bridges    Question 1: You have an interesting background of business education, marketing and film distribution career. You are also the founder of filmfestivals.com, which serves as a documentation of the numerous film festivals around the world. What was the reason behind your fascination with  the film industry and especially with film festivals? In brief i...
 
 

JONAH BRYSON will receive the 2017 Rob Stewart Youth Eco-Hero at Planet in Focus

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Born and raised in southern France, Jonah Bryson fell in love with exploring all the Mediterranean Sea had to offer, and deeply connected with the underwater world. At the early age of 12, Jonah decided to undertake his first feature film, A Sweet Spot in Time. This co-production with undersea explorer and producer Fabien Cousteau features world-renowned personalities including Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield, social media phenomenon Prince Ea, and National Geographic ocea...
 

Deeply sorry for our friend Stephen Ashton with Wine Country Film Festival and Ashton Vineyards

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Greetings colleagues, friends and family,   We are deeply saddened to share that we lost our home and ranch in the fire that ravaged Glen Ellen on October 9th. We've lost everything: our home, daughter's cottage, film and art studio, shop and barn. Equally heartbreaking we lost our most treasured family photos, Stephen's photography and countless irreplaceable family heirlooms. All up in smoke for only the gods to see.   We’re h...
 

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#BIFED2017 Awards Met with Their Owners

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4th Bozcaada International Festival of Ecological Documentary has ended with screenings of winners on Sunday, October 15. Awards ceremony took place on Saturday, October 14 in the Bozcaada Community Centre. 20 films in the International Comp...
 

Cannes Awards Selects British International School of Chicago, Lincoln Park Video as 2017 Festival Winner

 
Second Win for the Nord Anglia Education Chicago-based School The Cannes Corporate Media & TV Awards selected a three-part STEAM DIY Series produced by Chicago-based production house Richter Studios as a recipient of the Silver Dolphin in the Social Media and Short Video category. Winners were announced last Thursday evening in the French Riviera resort town where Richter Studios CEO Jeremy Richter and BISC Lincoln Park ...
 

London BFI Festival : That's a wrap!

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2017 Iris Film Winners announced at carnival celebration in Cardiff

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·       Swedish director Mikael Bundsen wins international Iris Prize for Mother Knows Best (Mamma Vet Bäst) “A brilliantly scripted and intense short film which uses a great economy of shots to tell a powerful and universal story.” ·       Dionne Edwards’s film We Love Moses wins the Best British Award. ·       Best Feature win for Prom King, 2010 &middo...
 

FNC 2017 Awards

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Day 11 - The masks have fallen yesterday night, revealing the laureates of the 46th Festival du nouveau cinéma. Discover the names of the works and the artis...
 

Winners of the 16th edition of the Festival Internazionale del Cinema d'Arte

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The 16° Festival Internazionale del Cinema d'Arte took place 11 - 14 october 2017 | Sala Gregorianum | Via Settala 27 Milano |     ...
 
 

THE URANIUM FILM FESTIVAL 2017 AWARD WINNERS

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The winners of the International Uranium Film Festival Berlin 2017(link is external). The International Uranium Film Festival Berlin was for the 6th time in Berlin. Between Oktober 10 and 15 the in the world unique atomic age film festival screened 28 nuclear films. More than a dozen filmmakers participated in the event with a fantastic audience of hundreds of people from Berlin and around the globe. "The sixth Uranium Film Festival in Berlin was a blast", co...
 

PiF hosts the 4th Annual International Green Film Network Awards.

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Planet in Focus, Canada’s foremost and longest running environmental film festival, is honoured to be hosting the 4th Annual International Green Film Network Awards. The Green Film Network brings together the major film festivals that take place annually around the globe that focus on environmental issues. The network objective is to coordinate the events of the associated festivals, promote environmental films worldwide and encourage initiatives and projects that might help p...
 

BFI London Film Festival 2017: Awards

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LOVELESS (Best Film), THE WOUND (Best First Feature), KINGDOM OF US (Best Documentary) and THE RABBIT HUNT (Best Short Film) receive the Star of London The 61st BFI London Film Festival in partnership with American Express® announced this year’s Festival Award-winners at its high profile Awards dinner, at Banqueting House, Whitehall, this evening. Hosted by James Nesbitt and with an address from BFI Chair Josh Berger, guests includedAndrea Arnold, Hayley Atwel...

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NYC Independent Film Festival 2018

May 7 - May 13, 2018

November 30, 2017 Regular Deadline I  December 31, 2017  Late Deadline I January 31, 2018 Extended Deadline I

NYC Independent Film Festival is a celebration of the true independent filmmaker, documentaries, short and feature-length films, music videos, and animation. Whether a submission is comedic, dramatic, or something in between, The NYC Indie film Fest is eager to embrace fresh ideas and storytelling.

The festival aims to discover the Artist Filmmaker, showcasing them to the entertainment industry and the NYC public. All NYC Indie screenings take place in the historic center of NYC, Time Square which is the perfect home for an event geared toward creating incredible opportunities for independent voices.

NYC Indie Film Festival honors the Best in Category which includes Best Narrative Feature, Best Documentary, Best Short Documentary, Best Short Narrative, Best Super Short, Best Music Video, as well as Best Director and Best Screenplay.

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Sonoma International FilmFestival 

March 21 – 25, 2018

December 15, 2017 Regular Deadline I January 2, 2018 Late Deadline I January 29, 2018 Extended Deadline I

Submissions for 2018 Sonoma International FilmFestival (March 21-25, 2018) open on August 1, 2017.

Acceptances will be sent out by email in early February, 2018.  Please do not contact office before that date.

Thank you to all of our filmmakers for submitting your creative work to us. We had an unprecedented number of great films in 2017 and look forward to seeing all the submissions for the upcoming 21st SIFF.

Sonoma International Film Festival endeavors to celebrate the best in independent and international features, documentaries, and short films.  In Sonoma, it is all about the filmmakers.

Sonoma International Film Festival's blog I Website www.sonomafilmfest.org I Facebook I Twitter I SUBMIT I Past Winners I Contact Kevin W. McNeely I 707-933-2600 I 103 E. Napa St. Suite A Sonoma, California 95476 United States

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Winter Film Awards in NY

February 22 - March 3

Regular Deadline-Oct 25, Late Deadline-Nov 15.

 

Celebrate Diversity in Film with New York City's WINTER FILM AWARDS, a TOP 10 BEST REVIEWED FEST on FilmFreeway!

Over $100,000 in Cash, Prizes & Distribution Opportunities!

We seek creative fresh voices from emerging filmmakers worldwide in all genres and lengths – feature length and shorts, narrative fiction, documentary, animation, horror, web series and music videos.

WINTER FILM AWARDS IS NEW YORK CITY. Like the city itself, we showcase the eclectic diversity and excitement of the independent arts world. Join us for our 7th Annual Indie Film Festival to be held Feb 22 – Mar 3 2018 for live screenings, cool discussion panels and awesome fun parties. Visit www.WinterFilmAwards.com for details. SUBMIT

Submit your work via https://filmfreeway.com/festival/WFA and use discount code WFA18FILMFESTCOM25 to take 25% off your submission fee!

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Fantasporto 2017 February 24 - March 4, 2017

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EARLY ENTRY DEADLINE: OCTOBER 30TH, 2017!  

Fantasporto’2018 | Oporto International Film Festival announces our Call for Film Entries for the 38th annual festival, running February 20th till March 4th.

This Call is for Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi features and shorts in the Fantasy competition. The Director’s Week is for features only, in all genres except fantasy.

Deadlines for Entries for 2018 edition are October 30th (Early Call) and December 5th (Final Call).

Films can be submitted now using the film submission website www.fantasporto.com

Fantasporto enjoys incredible loyalty and support from the large film-appreciating community all over the World. In the last edition, Fantasporto was attended by over 20,000 enthusiastic genre film fans and over 200 members of the film press and industry.

Considered in 2015 as the first of the independent film festivals in the world by TRIPPER, Fantasporto is among the top film festivals  for the discovery of new talent, having revealed countless of now famous directors, producers and actors.

Check the  Regulations on the site www.fantasporto.com.

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2018 WORLDFEST-HOUSTON April 20 - 29, 2018 calling for entries

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The EarlyBird Deadline is November 15th 

Entries Open August 15th. The EarlyBird Deadline is November 15th and the Main Entry Deadline is December 15th. These are "Postmark By Deadlines". If you enter Online by the January 15th Late/Final Deadline and we receive the physical entry by January 31st, your entry will still be reviewed by our judges. Due to popular demand, we have extended the Final Brick Wall Deadline to January 31st, online!

The 2018 Annual WorldFest-Houston International Film & Video Festival is now open for entries! Info on All Winners info is submitted to Seoul, Korea ~ Concorto, Italy & the USAFilmFestival, Dallas at no extra cost!

WorldFest Houston's blog Website: http://www.worldfest.org I Submit I Facebook I Twitter I Contact Hunter Todd

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 New Media Film Festival

June 12 -14, 2018

"I thank the New Media film festival for what they've done for young filmmakers." – Legendary Director Roger Corman

"Top 25 Festivals Worth The Entry Fee" - Movie Maker Magazine

"Makes the cutting edge accessible" - Huffington Post 

New Media Film Festival intersects the interactivity of new technologies & formats for Media & Cinema which exemplify the power of the cinematic arts to inspire and transform. A festival where we Honor Stories Worth Telling that are created by people of All Ages-All Cultures-All Media.
Each entry is considered for Screening in a state of the art theatre, The Landmark, owned by Mark Cuban and/or Competition and/or Distribution $45,000.00 in Awards will be given out. Each programmed content is in consideration for a Best of Category, Audience & Grand Prize Award.

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16th GARDEN STATE FILM FESTIVAL 

March 22 -25 , 2018
 

2018 Call for Entries December 1, 2017! 

 
The Garden State Film Festival is scheduled for March 22-25, 2018 in Asbury Park, NJ. Film, Screenplay and Movie Music competitions open July 1, 2017.   Make sure all of the INFORMATION you are submitting into the submission system  is CORRECT because  THAT information GOES RIGHT INTO OUR SYSTEM. 

 

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PiF hosts the 4th Annual International Green Film Network Awards.

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Planet in Focus, Canada’s foremost and longest running environmental film festival, is honoured to be hosting the 4th Annual International Green Film Network Awards. The Green Film Network brings together the major film festivals that take place annually around the globe that focus on environmental issues. The network objective is to coordinate the events of the associated festivals, promote environmental films worldwide and encourage initiatives and projects that might help p...
 

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ANIMATION CALLING

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MIAFF 5th edition wants your hot new animation films for 2018 EARLY BIRD until October 14!

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MIAFF is bursting into its 5th edition and will be a spectacular 5th year birthday party! Call for entries are now open so take advantage of early bird rates until October 14 For festival strategy and consultation contact Animation Calling today! With hundreds of submissions from all over the world MIAFF 5 will be screening your film alongside  an ANIMAZING party to boot!         ... 
 

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HORROR CALLING

2017 South African HorrorFest Selections

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Greetings from Cape Town!   We're happy to announce our 13th South African HORRORFEST selections! Thanks to one and all for you submissions.   It was as difficult as always and it's never fun not to include a movie… But that said, we always see if we can incorporate those not selected into other movie events we host - www.flamedrop.com/events   In no particular order, here are the Feature Film selections:   THE GLASS COFFIN  SIEMBAMB...

 

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DOC FESTS CALLING

The Montreal International Documentary Festival (RIDM) announces the programming of its 20th edition

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The Montreal International Documentary Festival (RIDM) will hold its 20th annual edition this November 9 to 19. With 142 films from 47 countries and a program of special free screenings in different Montreal neighbourhoods, the RIDM is more committed than ever to its mission of democratizing and promoting auteur documentaries.   The festival will present 18 world premieres, 19 North American premieres, 28 Canadian premieres ...
 
 

 

 

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

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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...
 
 

 

Chimera The Synopsis : Do you want to live forever?

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  A brilliant but disturbed scientist decides to freeze his children alive, while he races against time to cure their deadly genetic disease by unlocking the secret of immortality encoded within the DNA of the Turritopsis jellyfish. SYNOPSIS Imagine a world without aging, injury, disease or death. Quint’s obsesson with this utopian dream pushes him to the edge of his sanity. Rather than risk losing his dying children, Quint decides to preserve them in a cryonic ametabol...
 
 

Chimera - Watch the trailer

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GENRE Science Fiction / Thriller LOGLINE A brilliant but disturbed scientist decides to freeze his children alive, while he races against time to cure their deadly genetic disease by unlocking the secret of immortality encoded within the DNA of the Turritopsis jellyfish. SYNOPSIS Imagine a world without aging, injury, disease or death. Quint’s obsesson with this utopian dream pushes him to the edge of his sanity. Rather than risk losing his dying children, Quint decides to...
 
 

Five Debut Films Nominated for the European Film Awards 2017

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The European Film Academy congratulates the nominees for the EUROPEAN DISCOVERY 2017 – Prix FIPRESCI, an award presented annually as part of the European Film Awards to a young and upcoming director for a first full-length feature film.  This year’s nominations were determined by a committee comprised of EFA Board Member Angeles González-Sinde (Spain), EFA Member Mihai Chirilov (Romania), and Isabelle Danel (France), Robbie E...
 
 

Weinsteingate

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The Weinstein Revelations: I'm shocked -- shocked -- to find that sexual harassment has been going on around there  ...   ...
 

Waiting Room

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Five people wake up in an abandoned warehouse. None of them has any recollection of memory of who they are and how they got there. All of them have to remember and to find a way to get out of this place before it is too late. Directed by Alexandros Leondaridis and in collaboration with Little Studio Films, this terrifying film will keep you guessing until the very end. ...
 
 

Summer Dance

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  Nia Sioux has grown up in front of our eyes through her role in the popular TV show "Dance Moms." Through Alexia Melocchi of Little Studio Films and producer and entrepreneur Charles Randolph, Nia will soon begin a new project, acting on screen in the upcoming film, "Summer Dance," which will begin shooting this October. Throughout the years on "Dance Moms," Nia's professionalism and grace in dance earned her respect both in and outside of the danc...
 
 
 

The Visit of the Unknown Filmfan

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New additions to the line up of The Virginia Film Festival

 
The Virginia Film Festival announced additional titles and special guests for its 2017 program today including actor Anthony Michael Hall, who will come in for a screening of his film The Lears. Other highlighted guests include director Trudie Styler, who will discuss her film Freak Show; actor Noel Fisher, who will take part in a panel discussion about the acclaimed new National Geographic Channel Iraq War series The Long Road Home; and actor Nick Robinson, who joins writer/director/actor Willi...

Red Compass Media releases The Lost Tree and starts selling Living Among Us at AFM.

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After a serious traumatic accident, a man leaves his old life behind and moves to an isolated cabin to start over. He soon learns of the surroundings of the area and its dangerous past. Writtend and directed by Brian A. Metcalf, produced by Red Compass Media. Formed in 2012, Red Compass Media is an entertainment media company that is focused on releasing high-quality content in film, televison and digital formats. Red Compass Media is based both in Los Angeles and Sing...Digital Gym

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CHIMERA by Maurice Haeems USA India Thriller Science Fiction 79 minutes

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A brilliant but disturbed scientist decides to freeze his children alive, while he races against time to cure their deadly genetic disease by unlocking the secret of immortality encoded within the DNA of the Turritopsis jellyfish.

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A DYING KING Feature Documentary, directorial debut by Bobak Kalhor 85 minutes

HOW ONE MAN'S DEATH, CHANGED HISTORY

 

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An expose of the last King of Iran’s medical story

On January 16,1979, the Shah of Iran Mohamad Reza Pahlavi, left the royal palace, the Peacock Throne and his beloved country Iran for the last time, commencing what became a 19-month odyssey into exile. He wondered hopelessly from Egypt to Morocco, Bahamas, Mexico, the U.S, then Panama and back again to Egypt where he died furtively at the age of 60. His death had profound consequences for the future of the Middle East and the world, yet the untold medical story of the last King of Iran has to date remained a puzzling mystery. By unraveling the secrecy surrounding this critical period of history, beginning from the onset of the Shah’s illness, to the diagnosis/misdiagnosis and maltreatment, “A Dying King” exposes the main causes of the Iranian Revolution, the pursuant 444 days hostage crisis, and the adversarial relations between the U.S and Iran.

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LIVING AMONG US by Brian Metcalf  - Vampire Found Footage Thriller Ocober 2017 80 minutes

A family of Vampires hire some filmmakers to bring their story to the world with devastating results.  STARRING: John Heard (Home Alone), Esmé Bianco (Game of Thrones), Thomas Ian Nicholas (American Pie), William Sadler (Iron Man 3), Andrew Keegan (10 Things I Hate About You).

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LIVING IN THE FUTURES PAST by Susan Kucera, A documentary presented by Jeff Bridges.
USA October 2017 - 83 minutes

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DEAD ON ARRIVAL D.O.A. by Stephen Sepher - Thriller  - USA  - June  2017 -  96 minutes

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Emmy nominated Billy Flynn stars in an ensemble cast as Sam Collins, a pharmaceutical sales rep who visits a small town in Louisiana to close the business deal of a lifetime. He finds himself in a dark world of sex, corruption and murder as he is poisoned with no antidote to save his life. Desperate for answers, with less than 24 hours to live, Sam turns to a local girl Jesse. Their path leads to a voodoo priestess who only confirms Sam's doomed fate. On the run, caught in a deadly vertigo with no one to trust, Sam and Jesse find themselves running from police detectives, the Mob and a dirty sheriff who wants him dead.

Inspired by the 1950 classic noir thriller D.O.A. 

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THE EVIL WITHIN by late Andrew Getty 

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Winner in Houston WorldFest and Fantasporto

The sadistic tale of a lonely, mentally handicapped boy who befriends his reflection in an antique mirror. This demonic creature orders him to go on a murderous rampage to kill the people he loves most.
Starring: Frederick Koehler (Death Race), Sean Patrick Flanery (The Boondock Saints), Michael Berryman (One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest) Brianna Brown (General Hospital), Dina Meyer (Starship Troopers), Kim Darby (True Grit)
Written and directed by late Andrew Getty - Produced by Eric Berliner, Michael Luceri - Sales Vision Films Lise Romanoff
 
Horror, Thriller, 100 Min, 2016 Winner best actor at Fantasporto 2017 
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OFFENSIVE, Jon Ford's thriller.Winner in Houston Worldfest

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"They were forced beyond breaking point; they have no regrets, does that make them bad people? The first part of this film will enrage you ! The second part will sate you !". Bruno Chatelin - Filmfestivals.com


A retired couple, Bernard and Helen Martin, inherit a remote house in rural France, the very same village Bernard’s war hero father liberated during the Second World War, over 70 years earlier. This peaceful couple quickly become the target of a crual gang of street kids, who terrorise the village.

An e-generation permanently plugged into their devices, devoid of empathy, a new breed of technological psychopath…Pushed beyond breaking point, can Bernard live up to his father’s legend, as the situation explodes into a brutal war of generations ?

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The Unwilling by Oscar nominee Jonathan Heap

 

Evil is inside

6 family members gather for the reading of a will. It comes with a mysterious box. Who will leave alive?

Starring David Lipper, Dina Meyer, Levy Tran, Austin Highsmith, Jake Thomas, Robert Rusler, Bree Williamson and  Lance Henrickson.  

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Angel's Salvation by Hassan AKHONDPOOR - Feature film Iran

Iran 2017 90 minutes 

Angel's (Fereshteh’s) father has gone bankrupt during Iran’s nuclear sanctions years and troubled economy. The family had to sell their home and are now living in a small, ran down house. The creditors pressure Fereshteh for their money and hurt her feminine family. Farzaneh, Fereshteh’s sister, was going to marry but her wedding was cancelled because of their situation. Fereshteh’s mother sells all home appliances and now there is only one creditor left who wants Fereshteh instead of his money. Fereshteh is in a dilemma of giving in to a married man, which will lead to her father’s release, or fighting the problems of lacking money and lacking her father.

A film by Hassan AKHONDPOOR, produced by Ebrahim ASGHARIstarring Elahe SHAHPARAST, Roshanak SE GHALEGI, Neda KOHI, 

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Revolution by Rob Stewart  
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over 40 festival wins so far

Eco Documentary feature film by Rob Stewart April 2015, 82 minutes (Sharkwater)
Revolution is a film about changing the world. The true-life adventure of Rob Stewart, this follow-up to his acclaimed SHARKWATER (36 festival wins) documentary continues his remarkable journey; one that will take him through 15 countries over four years, and where he'll discover that it's not only sharks that are in grave danger -- it's humanity itself.

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8th “BRIDGES” INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL OF PELOPONNESE 12-22 October 2017       The 8th “Bridges” International Film Festival of Peloponnese is going to be held from the 12th until the 18th of October at the Cineplex Flisvos cinema in Corinth with the collaboration of the Centre of Culture, Sports and Environment, and from the 19th until the 22nd of October at the Theatre Trianon in Nafplio, with the collaboration of the municipality of Nafplio. Th...   

Los Cabos Film Festival Announces its Galas

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BATTLE OF THE SEXES, DOWNSIZING, MOLLY’S GAME AND THREE BILLBOARDS OUTSIDE EBBING, MISSOURI, WILL HAVE THE...
 

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

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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...
 
 

UNAFF starts tomorrow, celebrating 20th anniversary and RESPECT!

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  Founded in 1998 UNAFF (United Nations Association Film Festival) uses the power of documentary film to create a community forum for discovery and dialogue about different cultures, local and global issues & solutions on aspects of the Sustainable Development Goals. UNAFF was originally conceived to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.   Over the years UNAFF has screened some of the most influential documentaries, including 7 that won ...
 

Accepting VR Entries for 2018 NYC Independent Film Festival!

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We're bringing back the VR Experience in 2018! Submit your VR project today for your chance of being showcased and announced a winner in May 2018! The next deadline to submit your project is Novemeber 30, 2017. Submit here: http://bit.ly/2ilIQQp We're accepting VR subsmissions within the following specifications: Submit your Cinematic or Interactive VR piece to be a part of the first ever, day-long VR experience! 360 Videos/Cinematic VR: submissions must be uploaded to YouTube in a 360...
 
 

44th edition of Film Fest Gent in full gear

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The 44th edition of Film Fest Gent has kicked off with the Belgian premiere of Philippe Van Leeuw’s award-winning drama ‘Insyriated’, attended by the director and actress Juliette Navis. During the opening night, a Joseph Plateau Honorary Award was also given to Pierre Drouot, the CEO of the Flanders Audiovisual Fund (VAF). Until 20 October, Film Fest Gent will showcase almost 120 features, docs ...
 
 

Los Cabos 6 announces the selection with 93% mexican premieres

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  93% OF THESE FILMS WILL BE SHOWN FOR THE FIRST TIME IN MEXICO. Los Cabos International Film Festival is proud to announce its 14 films in competition 93% of them will have their premier during our Sixth Edition:  5 world premieres, 2 international premieres and 6 Mexican premieres.   The Festival is known for having a young and independent talent curatorship in its Official Selection, and for creating space...
 

FilmFestival Cottbus (FFC) explores the lives of young people in U18: Love in the Times of Internet

 
With its U18 Youth Film Competition, the 27th FilmFestival Cottbus (FFC) explores the lives of young people in Germany, Poland and the Czech Republic.   Nine feature- and medium-length films from Germany, Poland and the Czech Republic will compete in the U18 Youth Film Competition of the 27th FFC (7 to 12 November 2017) for the prize for Best Youth Film endowed with EUR 3,000 bestowed by Lausitz Energie Kraftwerke AG (LEAG). As in previous years, the prize will be aw...
 

The 10th Annual Bushwick Film Festival wrapped!

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    Th efestival took place October 12-15   *Diarra Kilpatrick Received BFF's 2017 Rising Star Award* Oscar-Winning and -Nominated Jury Included:  Caroline Waterlow (O.J.: Made in America) Heidi Ewing (Jesus Camp) Sam Pollard (4 Little Girls)   "The Bushwick Film Festival shines a light on indie filmmakers and diversity in the film industry." - NBC NEWS   "The event brings...
 
 

The 8th "Bridges" International Film Festival of Peloponnese opened this week end

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  Last night, the Official Opening Ceremony of the 8th "Bridges" International Film Festival of Peloponnese was held  successful at the Cineplex Flisvos in Corinth. The Corinthian Philarmonic Orchestra, with the conductor Galatia Moraetaki, performed a variety of film soundtracks and they were applauded by the audience. Following, the performance by Global Arts Studion - choreography by Sophia Glikofridi- which impressed the audience. The music and dancing events sig...

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Découvrez le 27éme festival international du film d'animation LES NUITS MAGIQUES

 
Le 27éme festival international du film d'animation LES NUITS MAGIQUES aura lieu du 29 novembre au 10 décembre au cinéma LE FESTIVAL de Bègles, premier cinéma français spécialisé en cinéma d'animation et effets spéciaux. Au programme : Une compétition internationale de courts métrages d'animation répartie en 7 catégories dotée de plusieurs prix du public: -Fanta...
 
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Du 6 au 12 novembre 2017, L’association L’Autre Cinéma, en partenariat avec le Cinéma LES 400 COUPS de Villefranche-sur-Saône, propose ses 22ème Rencontres du cinéma francophone en Beaujolais. Depuis plus de 20 ans, la manifestation continue de suivre ses missions premières : proposer une compétition de films audacieux, faire découvrir les jeunes talents, s’ouvrir aux films venus d’ailleurs et offrir de vrais momen...
 
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    Coup d'envoi de la 13e édition de Mon Premier festival dans une semaine ! Pour en savoir plus sur la séance d'ouverture, faire connaissance avec Anaïs Demoustier, marraine du ...
 
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Les rencontres avec les invités   >Lundi 23 octobre à 16h30, au Corum-Joffre 1 Master class Merzak Allouache animée par Samir Ardjoum >Mardi 24 octobre à 16h30, au Corum-Joffre 1 À la rencontre d’Éric Toledano et Olivier Nakache animée par Michèle Driguez En compagnie des co...
 
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CINÉMA : LE FESTIVAL DE LA BANDE-ANNONCE REVIENT À BOIS-D’ARCY !   Pour sa troisième édition, le festival de la bande-annonce de Bois-d’Arcy, le B.A-B.A, propose une plongée originale dans l’histoire du 7e art : Samedi 18 novembre à 20h00 : Le B.A-B.A : diffusion d’une sélection de bandes-annonces inédites, soirée animée par Vincent Perrot avec la participation de Lucas Masson, cr&eacut...
 
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Du 3 au 12 novembre prochains, Arras Film Festival vous invite à vivre l'événement cinéma le plus enthousiasmant et le plus populaire au nord de Paris ! ...
 
 

Présentation de la 4ème Saison du HeroFestival Marseille

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Le HeroFestival c’est …2 jours de découverte, 2 jours de jeux, 2 jours hors du temps pendant lesquels le visiteur devient le Héro ! Cette année encore, outre la diversité des animations, de nombreux guests ont répondu présent pour partager cette nouvelle édition. Les fans de BD, de Manga, de Comics, de Séries TV, de Cinéma, de Cosplay et de Jeux vidéo pourront rencontrer plus de 70 créateurs, dess...
 

L'Affiche Officielle de la 43e Cérémonie des César

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Louis Malle, François Truffaut, Luis Buñuel, Jacques Demy, Orson Welles, Joseph Losey, Jean-Luc Godard, Michelangelo Antonioni, Jean Renoir, …, les plus grands cinéastes ont sublimé leurs œuvres en la faisant tourner devant leurs caméras ! … Jean-Louis Trintignant, Alain Delon, Jean-Paul Belmondo, Brigitte Bardot, Marcello Mastroianni, Jean-Claude Brialy, Michel Piccoli, Lino Ventura, …, les plus grands interprètes ont...
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