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Bruno Chatelin Advisory Board Member on the Festival Circuit

Bruno Chatelin has been named Advisory Board Member of the Chelsea FilmFestival in New york The Chelsea Film Festival is an international film festival, enlightening the work of emerging filmmakers, producers and actors. It offers a wide range of films, such as documentaries and feature-lengths, focusing on the theme of “Global Issues”. It empowers the work of risk-taking storytellers and remains committed to its mission to discover and develop independent artists and a...

New York Peruvian Film & Art Showcase 2015: Focus on Migrations

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  New York Peruvian Film & Art Showcase 2015:   September 15 – 18, 2015 The New York Peruvian Film & Art Showcase (NYPFAS) is proud to announce the film line-up and art program for 2015. Through documentaries, an art exhibition, short films, feature-length fiction and live music performances, the NYPFAS will try to portray Peru´s migration legacy as well as honor all of those citizens that, through origin or adoption, made the birth of a new nation possible. ...

Claudia Cardinale receives the 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award at Cinefest

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Claudia Cardinale receives the 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award of Hungary`s leading film festival, the Jameson CineFest - Miskolc IFF. On 11 September Ms. Cardinale will be present at the opening ceremony of the festival.   The divine CC: Claudia, Marcello Mastroianni’s – that is Guido, the director - love in the 8½; Angelica, Alain Delon’s – that is Tancredi Falconeri – love in The Leopard. Venus, Jean-Paul Belmondo’s love in the Cartouche. Jill...

AND Festival 2015 Film Screenings

      Surreal fairytales, cinematic pioneers & forest adventures        ...

The programme for the 59th BFI London Film Festival was announced

The programme for the 59th BFI London Film Festival in partnership with American Express® launched today, with Festival Director Clare Stewart presenting this year’s rich and diverse selection of films and events. BFI London Film Festival is Britain's leading film event and one of the world's oldest film festivals. It introduces the finest new British and international films to an expanding London and UK-wide audience. The Festival provides an essential platform for films see...

Films in Official Competition at London BFI Film Festival

11 Minutes Jerzy Skolimowski’s ‘catastrophic thriller’ interweaves the lives of multiple characters during a fateful eleven minutes with unexpected consequences. Read more Beasts of No Nation A chilling portrait of the plight of child soldiers, told from the perspective of one young boy. Read more Cemetery of Splendour Acclaimed Thai director Apichatpong Weerasethakul returns with a typically sublime, lyrical and visually ravishing tale of a...

22nd Oldenburg International Film Festival honors Joanna Cassidy with Tribute

        "I think I scare people. I really have to watch myself." - Joanna Cassidy   The 22nd Oldenburg International Film Festival has its guest star in Joanna Cassidy, a Hollywood icon who can look back on nearly fifty successful years in the film industry.   The actress will present her latest film, the neo-noir thriller "Too Late" alongside the director, Dennis Hauck, at the international premiere gala in Oldenburg. In addition, the festi...

CineClassics screenings: from Zukor to Smoktunovsky

CineFest, Hungary`s biggest film event starts on 11 September with a CineClassics screening: the digitally restored Once Upon a Time in the West - in the presence of Claudia Cardinale. The festival's 6 years old film history series presents an extensive western focus, screenings and a conference - and what`s more, it commemorates the Hungarian born Paramount founder, the legendary studio boss Adolph Zukor, producer of many early westerns, who was born in the nearby village Ricse. CineF...

Go Short (NL) and International Short Film Festival Leuven (BE) gatekeeper for Euro Connection 2016

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Together, Go Short (NL) and International Short Film Festival Leuven (BE), adopt the role of gatekeeper for Euro Connection, the largest and most important coproduction platform for short films in Europe.   Euro Connection takes place every February at the Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival in France and aims to promote co-production of short films in Europe. Go Short and International Short Film Festival Leuven (IKL) will work together to make a preselection from Dutch an...

Aspen Film announced today its full schedule for the 37th Aspen Filmfest

     - Award-winning films from international festival circuit to define "Independent by Nature" Sept. 25-30, 2015 - Aspen Film announced today its full schedule f...

Future 3D Tech Group (GetD) appoints Bernard Collard as Senior Vice President Marketing – International Sales & Business Develop

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GetD (Future 3D Tech Group), the leading Chinese manufacturer and supplier of 3D smart cinema solutions, today announced Bernard Collard has joined GetD as new Senior Vice President. In his new role, Mr. Collard will be responsible for driving sales and developing marketing strategies that will help GetD to conquer new markets shares and deliver added value to GetD customers. His preferred covered areas will be EMEA, Russia and CIS Territories. He will be building upon the company’s expert...

Camerimage news

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    BEST OF LODZ FILM SCHOOL AND FH DORTMUND AT CAMERIMAGE 2014! During the upcoming 23rd edition of the International Film Festival of the Art of Cinematography CAMERIMAGE we will screen films from two prestigious European film schools – The Faculty of Radio and Television of the University of Silesia and ELO Film School Helsinki.     The Faculty of Radio and Television of the University of Silesia came to existence i...

Eight Writing Teams Contend for $15,000 Award to Support the Work of Experienced US-Based Screenwriters

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The San Francisco Film Society has announced the eight finalists for the seventh annual SFFS / Hearst Screenwriting Grant. The $15,000 grant will be awarded to a screenwriter who has been practicing for at least five years and who has previously written a minimum of one feature screenplay. The grant is open to writers residing in the United States whose project expresses both a unique personal perspective and an artistic approach to the subject. Priority is given to writers who...

RIP Wes Craven, a gentleman is gone

I still remember dearly the quality moments I  spent with Wes Craven. I worked with him and Marianne Maddalena on several films, including Shocker, portrayed here was the electric chair (Marianne was enjoying) I built for Avoriaz Horror and Fantasy festival which was in my officon the slopes of the ski resort. ...

Chris Menges to receive lifetime achievement award from Camerimage held in Bydgoszcz

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  Are fifty years of career spent on discovering different ways of showing the truth about the people and the world enough for a person to go down in history? Is over half of a century worth of creating memorable film images and inspiring subsequent generations of cinematographers, critics and viewers enough of an artistic output to be called a legend? Born in Great Britain, but now worthy of  being called „a citizen of the world”, Chris Men...

“The Man Who Knew Infinity” has been selected to open the 11th Zurich Film Festival

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Director Matthew Brown, Producer Ed Pressman and Stars Jeremy Irons and Dev Patel To Present Film in Zurich The Zurich Film Festival (ZFF) announced today that Matthew Brown’s dramatic bio-pic “The Man Who Knew Infinity” has been selected to open the 11th edition of the Festival taking place September 24 – October 4. The announcement was made by ZFF Directors Karl Spoerri and Nadja Schildknecht.   Matthew Brown directed the film from his screenplay based on Robert...

Gay Rugby World Cup documentary SCRUM to open Iris 2015

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  Organisers of the Iris Prize Festival have confirmed that the Cardiff based LGBT film festival has adopted a rugby theme for their opening night to coincide with the Rugby World Cup. Supported by the Welsh Rugby Union, who allowed the festival team to film their cinema advert at the Millennium Stadium, the 2015 festival will open with the rugby documentary Scrum.    Directed by Australian film maker Poppy Stockell (pictured left), who will be in Cardiff for the screening, the...

Broken Heel Festival couldn’t get any more spectacular

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Just when you thought that the 2015 Broken Heel Festival couldn’t get any more spectacular, the party that celebrates Priscilla Queen of the Desert’s 21st Birthday has released its full programme and it’s sure to have your inner Ru Paul shivering with anticipation. With over 15 Drag Queen and Drag King artists performing, cabaret, street parties, comedy, fireworks and live music over three jam-packed days, the outback has never looked this fabulous! The Festival is on from F...

42nd Film Fest Gent reveals first 15 titles

Last week the official festival jury and the visual of the 42nd edition were announced as part of the British focus. Today Film Fest Gent releases its first 15 titles. Besides the best films from its own soil as well as international features, the programme also includes the closing event and anniversary of the 15th World Soundtrack Awards. The official competition includes the French-Belgian co-production ‘Les Cowboys’ by Thomas Bidegain, also known as Jacqu...

The Young Pope – First Official Photo with Jude Low

Jude Law in the Sky, HBO and Canal+ original co-production, The Young Pope, as Lenny Belardo, Pope Pius XIII ----------   Copyright line © Sky, HBO, Wildside 2015 ---------- PLEASE NOTE: HIGH-RES IMAGE ATTACHED   ROME/LONDON/LA, AUGUST 26, 2015 – The first official image from Sky, HBO and Canal+ original co-production, The Young Pope, has been revealed, featuring two-time Academy Award® nominee Jude Law as Lenny Belardo, Pope Pius XIII.   The image, t...

The 35th Atlantic Film Festival announces the full festival program

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The 35th Atlantic Film Festival will run Sept. 17- 24 in Halifax, NS   The 35th annual Atlantic Film Festival announces its full festival program, featuring over 200 films and a full slate of special events, to be presented over eight days in Halifax, Nova Scotia, September 17-24. "Our audience will find that in this year’s program in particular the diversity of culture and community is on display like never before”, said Wayne Carter, Executive Director. &ldqu...

The Jackson Hole Wildlife Film Festival announces finalists

Film Festival recognizes 80+ of the best wildlife and nature films   The Jackson Hole Wildlife Film Festival, (JHWFF) the premier event of its genre, has announced the 2015 finalists for its 13th biennial Festival. Winners will be unveiled in Jackson, Wy at the Grand Teton Awards Gala on Thursday, October 1st, 2015. The awards are one part of a five-day industry conference hosted at the Jackson Lake Lodge in the Grand Teton National Park, September 28-October 2, 2015, that attracts the ...

Kerem Ayan appointed to Head Istanbul Fest

Organised by the Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts (İKSV), the Istanbul Film Festival goes through a restructuring after 9 years. Azize Tan, Festival Director for the last 9 years, hands the post over to Assistant Director Kerem Ayan. As of October, Azize Tan is stepping down as Director of the Istanbul Film Festival, and the Istanbul Film Festival’s Assistant Director for the past 9 years, Kerem Ayan will be taking over the position. With the Istanbul Film F...

Aspen Film Announces Maggie Mackay As Artistic Director

Aspen Film, one of Colorado's premier non-profit film organizations and presenter of Aspen Filmfest, Aspen Shortsfest and Academy Screenings, announced today the appointment of Maggie Mackay as Artistic Director.    Mackay brings 15 years of industry experience to the organization, most recently having served as Director of Nominations for the Film Independent Spirit Awards and Senior Programmer of the Los Angeles Film Festival under the ...
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