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Dieter Kosslick to receive the Innovation Prize from the International Economic Forum Baden-Baden (IEF)

Dieter Kosslick, the Director of the Berlinale, will be awarded the IEF Innovation Prize in recognition of his cultural achievements that promote Germany’s international reputation. Actress Maria Furtwängler will hold the speech in honour of Dieter Kosslick. The awards ceremony will be held on October 17th at the 4th International Economic Forum Baden-Baden. This year the IEF, under the theme “Globalisation: value(less)?” and the patronage of Federal Finance Ministe...

Why take your movie to a film festival?

HOW TO MAKE THE MOST OF THE FESTIVAL CIRCUIT   It seems like a funny question—doesn’t everyone want to premiere at Los Angeles Film Festival or Sundance or Toronto? But earlier this month when festival insider Peter Belsito of SydneysBuzz came to Film Independent to talk about festival strategy, he asked it quite seriously. “They only cost money,” he said. “You don’t make any money at a festival. Why do you want to go there...

Day 2 of the MAGYAR FILMHÉT Budapest Film Week

EPISTLE 2 FROM BUDAPEST DAY 2, Tuesday, October 24, 2014 Athletes in Exile, Dogs on a Rampage and an Unlikely elderly Star   By Alex Delonian. <> The first full day of the MAGYAR FILMHÉT was a busy one,  Three interesting films, all in the big hall, one good rap with a director, and generally  Meeting people and getting a feel for this newly modified once regular Budapest film event. Film  number one was a great discovery. I was told it ...

Bayberries Have Ripened

Sushma Devi mother of two sons, whose husband is abroad, directs her sons to take their cow for fertilization. ...

The Supreme Price: Documentary Empowering Women in Nigeria

After the worldwide attention of the kidnapping of girls in Nigeria, this documentary brings awareness of the women's challenges the country endures. The Supreme Price documentary explores the evolution of the Pro-Democracy Movement in Nigeria and efforts to increase the participation of women in leadership roles. Director Joana Lipper follows Hafsat Abiola, daughter of elected Nigeria's President, M.K.O Abiola and Kudirat Abiola. After the annulment of her father's presidential...

"Two Days, One Night" Film Premiere at the 52nd New York Film Festival

Synopsis: In the working class drama action is key, “Two Days, One Night,” Marion Cotillard’s character, Sandra, has one weekend to go door to door to her co-workers’ homes and try to convince them to have Friday’s vote overturned. Sandra works at a factory that makes solar panels. On Friday, her co-workers voted to have her laid off, as each employee would receive a 1,000 Euro bonus if she were let go. This upcoming Monday, they will have a re-count and if sh...

Dani Rovira hosting the 29th Goya Awards

Dani Rovira will be hosting the Goya Awards ceremony next February in Madrid. Stand-up comedian and star of the biggest box office hit in Spanish history, `8 Apellidos Vascos’, Dani Rovira may be himself one of the nominees. His name was announced today by the President of the Spanish Academia, Enrique González Macho.  Dani Rovira attended the media relaxed and happy. He said that when he was asked he immediately said yes but then when he got home, he freaked out. ...

41st edition of Film Fest Gent has kicked off!

The 41st edition of Film Fest Gent has kicked off on Tuesday evening. The world premiere of Erik Van Looy's 'The Loft', a Hollywood remake of the most successful Belgian film ever, opened the festival. The film was introduced in the presence of Erik Van Looy (director) and Bart De Pauw (creator), as well as the Australian actresses Rachael Taylor and Isabel Lucas, who came to Ghent to attend the premiere. The sc...

What If, Review: The F Word is a Fun Watch

What If What If (alternate title The F Word) is the story of medical school dropout Wallace, who's been repeatedly scarred by bad relationships. So, while everyone around him, including his room-mate Allan seems to be finding the perfect partner, Wallace decides to put his love life on hold. It is then that he meets Chantry, a flirty animator who lives with her long-time boy-friend, Ben. Wallace and Chantry form an instant connection, striking up a close friendship, that includes bonding ...

CALL FOR ENTRY 2015 Yellow Robin Award competition for emerging filmmakers - Curaçao IFFR

In April 2012, Curaçao International Film Festival Rotterdam - the Caribbean ‘sister’ of the renowned International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR), the Netherlands – experienced its first and highly successful edition in Willemstad, Curaçao. For its second edition in April 2013, Curaçao IFFR first introduced its annual Yellow Robin Award film competition. With this competition, Curaçao IFFR intends to offer a hospitable platform for new films ...