Winners of the 2014 "Sepanta Awards" at the 7th Annual 'Iranian Film Festival - San Francisco' Announced:
Best Film: Hush! Girls Don’t Scream
Best Director: Pouran Derakhshandeh for Hush! Girls Don’t Scream
Best Actor: Faramarz Gharibian for The Sinners
Best Actress: Tannaz Tabatabayi for Hush! Girls Don’t Scream
Best Screenplay: Pouran Derakhshandeh & Mitra Bahrami fo
Kel Muna speaks at the GIFF 2014 awards ceremony at Agana Shopping Center.
Festival co-founders Jason JD Iriarte, left, and Don Muna, right, hand out awards at the GIFF 2014 awards ceremony at Agana Shopping Center.
The weeklong showcase of international films at the Agana Stadium Theatres wrapped up Sunday with an awards ceremony honoring the best of the 2014 Guam International Film Festival.
The 2014 GIFF Grand Jury Award winners were chosen by local and international judges.
· “I always think of Iris as family,” said Andrew Pierce, Festival Chair as he officially welcomes guests to Cardiff from US, Germany, Australia, Ireland, Israel, Canada, Portugal, Sweden, France…
· Jury members increase from 10 to 30 - presenting 6 awards including Best British Short sponsored by Pinewood Studios and the Iris Prize sponsored by the Michael Bishop Foundation
Los Angeles’ iconic horror festival Shriekfest has announced today a new Grand Jury Prize for the festival, awarding this year's winner with a full distribution deal via distributor Gravitas Ventures (HELL BABY, FELONY, THE LONGEST WEEK). Shriekfest will run from October 2 – October 5, 2014 at Raleigh Studios in Hollywood.
Citing a reach of over 100 million homes, Gravitas Ventures will release the winning film with a Video On Demand distribution deal formed through a ...
Jury composed of Wang BING President, Shaina ANAND, Dora GARCIA, Andrea LISSONI and Manuel MOZOS.
GRAND PRIX OF THE INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION Awarded by the International Competition Jury.
OUR TERRIBLE COUNTRY
Mohammed Ali Atassi & Ziad Homsi - Syrie / Liban, 2014, 85’
Eduardo Williams - France, 2014, 28’
Winners were announced Sunday, September 28 during ttff/14 Awards Ceremony at the Central Bank Auditorium, Port Of Spain.
BEST NARRATIVE FEATURE:
BEHAVIOUR | Ernesto Daranas Serrano | Cuba
SENSEI REDEMPTION | German Gruber | Curaçao
BEST DOCUMENTARY FEATURE:
YOU AND ME | Natalia Cabral & Oriol Estrada&...
Grand Jury Award for Best Documentary Feature AND Best of Festival
Here’s a look at the 2014 GIFF Grand Jury panel:
TOM BRILSIN, Ph.D
Associate Dean of the College of Arts and Humanities at University of Hawai’i, Professor Brislin’s broad media career began on Guam. He received his Master of Fine Arts degree and Ph.D in Mass Communications and film at Ohio State University. His specialty areas include indigenous Film, Media ...
Today the Netherlands Film Festival announced the winning projects of the Holland Film Meeting Co-Production Platform, the co-production market for European film projects that are presented to a select group of film professionals and potential film financiers. The aim of the HFM Co-Pro Platform is to launch these projects by encouraging networking and collaboration among relevant representatives in the film industry. A selection was made from more than 80 submissions and includes 21 proj...
Agentic Digital Media, along with Story Money Impact, has sponsored the inaugural VIFF Impact Award. The award will be presented at the 33rd annual Vancouver International Film Festival to a Canadian documentary focusing on social issues. This prestigious award consists of a $5,000 cash prize from Agentic, and $5,000 in marketing and strategic in-kind services supplied by Agentic and Story Money Impact. A distinguished jury consisting of Hot Docs programmer and filmmaker Lynne Fernie, document...
GOLDEN SHELL FOR BEST FILM
Carlos Vermut (Spain - France)
The new film from Carlos Vermut (Diamond Flash) is a tale of crossed destinies starring José Sacristán, Bárbara Lennie and Luis Bermejo. Alicia, an ailing child who dreams of the dress in the Japanese series Magical Girl Yukiko; Luis, her father, who will do anything he can to make her dream come true; Bárbara, a pretty y...
III Europe-Latin America Co-Production Forum Egeda best project award
“AGOSTO”directed by Armando Capó and produced by La Feria Producciones (Costa Rica - Cuba).
Sponsored by EGEDA, (Audiovisual Producer’s Rights Management Association).
“WALLS” directed by Pablo Iraburu and Migueltxo Molina and produced by Arena Comunicaci&oa...
The Salt of the Earth
Wim Wenders, Juliano Ribeiro Salgado (France)
This latest documentary by Wim Wenders won the Un Certain Regard Special Prize at the Cannes Festival. For the last 40 years, the photographer Sebastião Salgado has been travelling through the continents, in the footsteps of an ever-changing humanity. He has witnessed some of the major events of our recent history; international c...
The Jury of the 13rd International Film Students Meeting, consisting of students from centres in Argentina, Chile, France, Germany, Israel, Litguania, Netherlands, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Spain, Switzerland, United Kingdom; chaired by the Laurent Cantet has decided to grant the following awards:
Panavision Award, FREAK Independent Film Agency Award, the BioBio Cine – DuocUC Award and an invitation to participate in the SHORT FILM CORNER at ...
SALVADOR DEL SOLAR (PERU - ARGENTINA - COLOMBIA)
Magallanes sees his humdrum life turn upside down the day Celina, a women he met in the violent years when he was a soldier with the Peruvian Army, jumps into his taxi in a Lima street. This unexpected re-encounter with the dark past that unites them prompts Magallanes to embark on a daring plan to help Celina get money and find his own redemption.
The DC Shorts Film Festival (September 11-21)
The festival is proud to announce the winners of this past competition weekend. 17 unique showcases presenting 135 films screened this past opening weekend. Audiences voted for their favorites films and our jury of industry leaders selected the best of the best for individual honors.
Outstanding Live Action Short
Kevin Meul, Director
A six days of film screening at the Second Imphal International Short Film Festival 2013 ends today with a formal function. Mohen Naorem, festival founder and Director of Imphal International Short Film Festival has announced the award at the closing day. MISSED SAMONTE, a short film from Philippines won the Best Short Film. North East Indian based filmmaker Lovita J R Morang’s documentary named VIRGIN RHODODENDRON BURNT ALIVE was declared the BEST DOCUMENTARY FI...
During a press conference in Riga, European Capital of Culture 2014 where this year’s 27th European Film Awards will take place, the European Film Academy and EFA Productions announced the titles of the 50 films on this year’s selection list, the list of films recommended for a nomination for the European Film Awards! With 31 European countries represented, the list once again illustrates the great diversity in European cinema.
In the 20 countries with the most...
The European Film Academy proudly announces the three nominations in the category EUROPEAN ANIMATED FEATURE FILM 2014
A committee consisting of EFA Board Members Marek Rozenbaum, producer (Israel) and Roberto Cicutto, producer (Italy), as well as Doris Cleven (Director Anima, Belgium), Wolfgang Spindler (journalist, Euronews, France) and Caroline Cor (production analyst, feature films department, CNC, France), all three of them representatives of CARTOO...
Ricky Rijneke director of feature Silent Ones wins Best Female Director award at the Toronto Independent Film Festival.
Silent Ones Ricky Rijneke’s first feature film premiered in Competition at the International Film Festival Rotterdam nominated for the Tiger Award, the competition program and flagship of the International Film Festival Rotterdam. Since then Silent Ones has been screened at many international festivals including Sarajevo, Sao Paulo, Moscow, Montreal, Los Angeles and Berl...
Denzel Washington received the Donostia Award, a lifetime achievement recognition, during the opening gala of the 62ng San Sebastian Film Fest.
The Equalizer, a film directed by Antoine Fuqua and starring Denzel Washington, was the film out-of-competition chosen to open the San Sebastian Festival. Actor and director were presenting the film in the Kursaal Auditorium.
Vilmos Zsigmont star Hollywood cinematographer Will be an honored guest of the Fest
By Alex Deleon, <filmfestivals.com>
The International Cinema Festival of Miskolc, (CINEFEST) sponsored by Jameson Whiskey, is a modest festival in a provincial town, but it is Hungary's one and only authentic international film festival and the canny programming is offering one discovery after another during a solid ten day run, September 10-21, 2014.
Twenty feature films i...
New York Festivals Television & Film Awards will honor Ken Aagaard, Executive Vice President, Operations, Engineering & Production Services, CBS Sports with the 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award. Mr. Aagaard will receive the award at the New York Festivals International Television & Film Awards gala on April 14, 2015 at the annual NAB Show. New York Festivals TV & Film Lifetime Achievement Award recognizes prominent industry leaders whose accomplishments and contributions h...
Summary - Isle of Man Film Festival 2014 rundown of events and reactions plus list of winning films and categories for press distribution.
Photos - Amma Asante and Mark Kermode and 'Beggars of Life' Silent Cinema image (Babb Photography)
The Isle of Man Film Festival 2014 came to a close yesterday after a hugely successful 5 days of varied events, which saw filmmakers and film enthusiasts alike cramming social network ...
The short Every day is a small life that shows an ideal life of a suburb by Albane Fioretti of France has won the 10th BuSho International Shortfilm Festival’s Golden BuSho award.
The silver went to Barnabás Tóth of Hungary for My Guide, while the bronze went to the german Arne Ahrens for My Circumcision.
The awards were handed over on Saturday evening at Puskin Cinema as a closing of the 5-day festival.
The winner short shows „A sophisticated way...