Congrats Rob for another brillant win
MAFF 2016 AWARDS
Grand Prix – Soul of the Elephant
Austria, directors Beverly Joubert, Dereck Joubert
An artistically beautiful film about one of the world’s largest animals with a strong but subtle conservation message. It cleverly weaves historical with current filming for a personal expedition into the soul of the elephant.
1st Prize (Nature) – Ostrich – A Life on the ...
Donostia / San Sebastián 2016 European Capital of Culture 2016 Audience Award
The film Theater of Life has landed the Tokyo Gohan Award 2016. The San Sebastian Festival’s Culinary Zinema section accolade comes with prize money of €10,000 for the international distributor of the film or, failing this picture, for the producer. A jury appointed by the Japanese companies STYLEJAM and Pictures dept. co. ltd. chose the film directed by Peter Svatek, explaining the Refettorio Ambrosiano experience. Ch...
The Jury of the 15th International Film Students Meeting, consisting of students from centres in Argentina, Belgium, France, Germany, Israel, Lithuania, Mexico, Poland, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Spain, and United Kingdom; chaired by the João Pedro Rodrigues has decided to grant the following awards:
The 2016 Panavision award goes to a flm with cheek. It has a strong take on human desir...
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...
SPOTLIGHT ON CANADA – OIAF ANNOUNCES 2016 COMPETITION WINNERS
The 40th Anniversary of the OIAF features a number of Canadian prize winners.
OTTAWA (September 24, 2016) - The Ottawa International Animation Festival (OIAF), North America’s leading animation film festival, announced the winners of its 2016 Official Competition today at an awards ceremony held at Saint Brigid’s Centre for the Arts. This year, the OIAF received a total of 2311 entries from 86 different cou...
V EUROPE-LATIN AMERICA CO-PRODUCTION FORUM BEST PROJECT AWARD
7:35 AM directed by Javier Van de Couter and produced by Varsovia Films (Argentina)
SPECIAL MENTION TO THE PROYECT
HOGAR directed by Maura Delpero and produced by dispàrte (Italy - Argentina)
EFADs-CACI EUROPE-LATIN AMERICA CO-PRODUCTION GRANT
FILMS IN PROGRESS 30 INDUSTRY AWARD
La educación del Rey (Rey's education)
Santiago Esteves (Argentina)
Escaping from his criminal baptism, Reynaldo Galíndez, alias &ldqu...
The Toronto International Film Festival® announced its award winners at a ceremony at TIFF Bell Lightbox today, hosted by Piers Handling, CEO and Director of TIFF, and Cameron Bailey, Artistic Director of the Toronto International Film Festival. To watch the presentation, visit tiff.net/ceremony. The 41st Festival wraps up this evening.
The short film awards below were selected by a jury comprised of American filmmaker Abteen Bagheri (That B.E.A.T.), French filmmaker Eva Hu...
PALMARES MFF 2016
Best Feature Film
Gulîstan, terre de roses by Zaynê Akyol (Canada, Germany, 86')
Jury: Philippe Grandrieux, Rebecca De Pas, Bruno Di Marino
Best Short Film
Limbo by Konstantina Kotzamani (France, Greece, 30')
MeTube 2: August sings Carmina Burana by Daniel Moshel (Austria, 5')
Good News by Giovanni Fumu (South Korea, Italy, 17')
Jury: Giuria: Kinodromo(B...
At the Oldenburg International Film Festival in Germany, the European Film Academy has announced this year’s nominations for the EUROPEAN DISCOVERY – Prix FIPRESCI, an award presented annually in co-operation with the international federation of film critics 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 Members Dagmar Jacobsen (Germany) and Ange...
by ALEX DELEON
There were many outstanding films at the 73rd Venice Film Festival this year but the awards on closing night, September 11, were as usual "iffy" to say the least. Venice has become known for good films and bad calls when it comes to dishing out the coveted Golden Lions at the end of the festival week. To start at the bottom the worst call of all was the Best Director Silver Bear award to Amat Escalante, for the Mexican porno-horror miscar...
Presenting the 1st QueerScope Debut Film Award
The first QueerScope Debut Film Award will be given to the Swedish-American
documentary "Kiki" on October 14th at Filmfest homochrom in Cologne. QueerScope, a
co-operation of 13 German queer film festivals, will honour the achievements of director
Sara Jordenö in her feature-length debut. Chi-Chi Mizrahi, one of the film's protagonists,
will accept the award in person as proxy for Ms. Jordenö...
French actor Jean-Paul Belmondo and Polish director Jerzy Skolimowski are the recipients of the Golden Lions for Lifetime Achievement of the 73rd Venice International Film Festival.
The decision was made by the Board of Directors of the Biennale di Venezia, chaired by Paolo Baratta, upon recommendation of the Director of the Venice Film FestivalAlberto Barbera.
The Constitution (Ustav Republike Hrvatske), Croatia, Czech Republic, UK, Slovenia, Macedonia
Directed by Rajko Grlic; written by Ante Tomic & Rajko Grlic; cast: Nebojsa Glogovac, Dejan Acimovic, Ksenija Marinkovic, Bozidar Smiljanic...
The Story: Four characters (or rather three and a half, since the father of the protagonist is tied up to a deathbed with amputated legs, hardly able to speak) live in the same building, yet separated by different social status, political and ideological ...
THE GRAND PRIZE
DE IRA SACHS
THE JURY PRIZE
DE MATT ROSS
DE TODD SOLONDZ
DE ANNA ROSE HOLMER
THE DEAUVILLE AUDIENCE AWARD
DE MATT ROSS
PRIX D’ORNANO VALENTI
WILLY THE FIR...
Fien Troch won Best Director Award for her film HOME @ Venice Film Festival tonight.
HOME portrays the struggle between two generations. Teenagers who explore a thin line between trust, friendship and loyalty and adults who seem alienated from their past younger selves. The clash can be more brutal than expected.
17-year-old Kevin, sentenced for violent behavior, is just let out of prison. To start anew, he moves in with his aunt and her family and begins an apprentice...
After winning the Premio Nuovo Imaie yesterday, ORECCHIE (Ears) wins two other awards: the Arca CinemaGiovani award (Young Cinema award) and the FEDIC Award with an honorable mention.
Arci CinemaGiovani Award (Young Cinema award) is an award given by a jury of young European aged from 18 to 25 year old to the best Italian film at the Venice Film Festival.
ORECCHIE won a special mention from the FEDIC award for proposing the most significative scene in relation with f...
Juan Sebastián Mesa, the 27 year old director, wins the Circolo del Cinema di Verona Audience Award for LOS NADIE (The Nobodies) at the 73rd Venice Film Festival.
Seventeen years after the victory of Mondo Grúa, the film that revealed the talent of Argentinean Pablo Trapero, Latin America triumphs again in the Venice International Film Critics’ Week thanks to the Colombian film Los Nadie, winner of the Circolo del Cinema di Verona Audience Award of this 31st ...
UNESCO jury has awarded the XXIIIrd Prix "Enrico Fulchignoni" to Shubhashish Bhutiani for his movie HOTEL SALVATION (Mukti Bhawan).
Jury's motivation : "For the values finely expressed on the importance of family, time passed together in respect and with love, and those valuesof human rights which we all share.
The maturity and depth of emotions and cinematic vocabulary used to display these belie the young age of the director, and ...
Daniele Parisi the main actor of ORECCHIE was awarded the Premio Nuovo Imaie as best debuting actor. The Premio Nuova Imaie is awarded to two Italian debutant and already talented actors who moved the Lido's audience with their interpretation. It is organized in collaboration with the Union of Cinema Critics.
ORECCHIE, directed by Alessandro Aronadio, is a fresh Italian comedy from this year's Biennale College Cinema section.
Haven't seen it yet? ...
The Venezia 73 Jury, chaired by Sam Mendes and comprised of Laurie Anderson, Gemma Arterton, Giancarlo De Cataldo, Nina Hoss, Chiara Mastroianni, Joshua Oppenheimer, Lorenzo Vigas and Zhao Wei having viewed all 20 films in competition, has decided as follows:
GOLDEN LION for Best Film to:
ANG BABAENG HUMAYO (THE WOMAN WHO LEFT)
by Lav Diaz (Philippines)
SILVER LION - GRAND JURY PRIZE to:
The Short Short Story Film Festival is a competitive international festival of films that tell a story in under six minutes in its 10th year.
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He loves Italian cinema and worked with th emost beautiful actresses, and remembers them well Claudia Cardinale Sophia Loren...
Year Title Role Director Notes
On Foot, on Horse, and on Wheels (À pied, à cheval et en voiture)
Every year, the EFA People’s Choice Award allows film fans across Europe to elect their favourite film. When the European Film Academy invites its members, Europe’s greatest film stars, directors, actors and actresses, to attend the European Film Awards, the People’s Choice Award sheds a spotlight on the people films are made for: the audience. This year’s vote has started – vote now and win the chance to join winners and nominees for the awards ceremo...