This year’s EUROPEAN CO-PRODUCTION AWARD – Prix EURIMAGES, an award acknowledging the decisive role of co-productions in the European film industry, goes to Italian producer Andrea Occhipinti.
Born in Rome, Andrea Occhipinti is the founder of Lucky Red who has, over the past 28 years, successfully produced and distributed some of the best international independent production and who has discovered exciting new talent and helped to launch some great careers.
Dir. Julio Hernández Cordón de Te Prometo Anarquía
AFI FEST 2015 presented by Audi has announced the features and short films that received this year’s Jury and Audience Awards. Select award-winning films will screen again on November 12, 2015 at the TCL Chinese 6 Theatres.
Grand Jury Award for Live Action Short: BOYS
Grand Jury Award for Animated Short: WORLD OF TOMORROW
Live Action Short Special Mention for Innovative Storytelling: RATE ME
Live Action Short Spec...
Nominations are set to close from next Monday for the 2015 Daily Life Women of the Year Awards at DailyLife.com.au
The annual awards, presented this year by ANZ, support and celebrate women who have gone above and beyond to inspire, influence or effect change in the past 12 months.
Nominations for the awards aren't restricted to high profile women, and can include activists, scientists, journalists, business leaders and everyday citizens who have sparked ...
The nominees for the 2015 Rose d’Or Awards were announced today by EUROVISION, organisers of the prestigious international entertainment programme awards. A record number of submissions were received for the Awards to be announced on December 9th at a ceremony at the British Museum in London.
Over 400 programmes were submitted for this year’s Rose d’Or Awards. 377 television and 82 radio entries were recei...
20th Anniversary a Jubilant Celebration
It was a fitting commemoration of the Platinum Edition of the International Family Film Festival this past weekend at Raleigh Studios. With over 100 films from 17 countries screened - there was something for the whole family. The complete list of festival finalists and winners is available at www.iffilmfest.org. All films and screenplays shared a common thread - the enriching role that family plays in t...
Selected from more than 240 video submissions from 59 countries worldwide, PLURAL+ 2015 is thrilled to announce its three International Jury Winners:
UN DRÖLE DE COCO, Belgium, Camera-etc. – Category up to 12 years old
AIRSTRIP, Canada, Ms. Haylee Nottaway, with Wapikoni Mobile – Category 13-17 years old
BLUE, Philippines, Mr. Breech Harani &nd...
9 November 2015
For Immediate release
OTTAWA, ON – The credits have rolled and the ballots are in! The audiences of the second annual Cellar Door Film Festival name Liza, the Fox-Fairy (Liza, a rókatündér) and The Prime of Life (La force de l‘âge) as the winners of the Audience Award for Best Feature Film and Best Short Film, respectively. Liza, the Fox-Fairy, directed by Károly Ujj Mészáros, is a dark fantasy/comedy f...
Congratulations to all of the Vermont Filmmakers Showcase Award winners at VTIFF 2015!
"Pillow Talk" - Lincoln Hayes & Rachel Riendeau Hayes for Best Screenwriting & The James Goldstone Award
"Headliner" - Cal Hopwood & Michael Fisher for Best Cinematography
"Sabra" - Bill Phillips for Bes...
Director Shaz BenAAett and producer Melanie Miller emerge as US in Progress winners for Alaska is a Drag!
The 5th edition of the US in Progress co-production forum was held on October 22-23, 2015, during the 6th American Film Festival in Wrocław. Director Shaz Bennett and producer Melanie Miller acquired most awards and therefore emerged as US in Progress winners for Alaska is a Drag.
The San Francisco Film Society today announced that Brent Green and Thyra Heder have been selected to receive this year's $15,000 SFFS / Hearst Screenwriting Grant for development of their script Over the Eaves. The SFFS / Hearst Screenwriting Grant is awarded in the fall of each year to writers residing in the United States who have been practicing for at least five years and who have previously written a minimum of one feature scr...
Tasmania’s Breath of Fresh Air (BOFA) Film Festival in Launceston, is pleased to announce the inaugural 2015 Innovative Tasmania Awards.
The Awards, presented at Tasmania Design Centre Launceston, recognise innovations that have had an impact on Tasmania in any sector of life from past to present day.
The general public, innovators and interested Tasmanians were asked to rate the most innovative idea in the five categories including: Food and Beverage Production; Science,...
NOMINATIONS FOR THE EUROPEAN FILM AWARDS 2015
At the Seville European Film Festival the European Film Academy and EFA Productions proudly announced the nominations for the 28th European Film Awards. The more than 3,000 EFA Members will now vote for the winners who will be presented during the awards ceremony on 12 December in Berlin.
IT’S A WRAP! THE 8TH KLEFF WAS A ROARING SUCCESS!
The 8th KLEFF held from 16th-18th October 2015 at MAP Publika was an astounding success and saw the culmination of various important partners and stakeholders ranging from indigenous advocacy groups, to environmental NGOs, film making experts and production houses, to green entrepreneurs. So to take you through some of the exciting components of the recent festival, do check out the festival highlights reports below.
A special thank yo...
The first award winners have been decided upon: On Thursday, 5 November, 2015, the "From Cottbus to Cinema" Distribution Support Prize for a Festival Film was awarded during an event of the East-West co-production market connecting cottbus. The support prize endowed with up to 20,000 euros donated by the Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg GmbH, was bestowed upon HEAVENLY NOMADIC (Mirlan Abdykalykov | Kyrgyzstan 2015), which will be released in Germany by the film distributi...
Robert Pejo's PAW / MANCS won the Main Prize of Schlingel Film Festival, Chemnitz - "The story of PAW really touched us. The actors embodied their roles convincingly. With its imported animations, the exciting film was able to make us laugh time and time again. It is a film for the entire family since it is about everyday problems we experience day after day. We were especially excited by the four-legged-animal’s loyalty and extraordinary senses." - said European Children&r...
Description - SAVANNAH, GA - OCTOBER 28: Actor Alfie Allen is posing with his Rising Star Award prior to his presentation during Day Four of 18th Annual Savannah Film Festival Presented By SCAD at Trustees Theater on October 28, 2015 in Savannah, Georgia. (Photo by Cindy Ord/Getty Images for SCAD)
English actor Alfie Evan James Allen (29) is internationally known for portraying Theon Greyjoy in the HBO series Game of Thrones....
And the Winners Are. . .
2015 AWARD WINNERS
The 2015 Best of Fest Award
Simon Rouby, Adama (France, 2015)
Programmer's Choice Award
2nd Prize, Animated Feature Film
Alê Abreu, Boy and the World (Brazil, 2013)
The Kenneth and Harle Montgomery Prize—Best Film by an Emerging Director
Eloi Henriod, The Little Blond Boy with a White Sheep ...
The Lobster leads the nominations with 7
45 Years and Macbeth have 6 nominations each. Amy, Brooklyn and Ex Machina have 5.
4 nominations for High-Rise and Suffragette
28 different British films nominated
The Lobster topped the list of nominations for the Moët British Independent Film Awards, announced this morning. The film is nominated for Best British Independent Film, Best Director, Best Screenplay and Producer of the Year. Colin Farrell is nominated for Best Actor and Ol...
NEW RELEASES FROM TOMCAT FILMS
TomCat Films/Summer Hill Films will be attending the American Film Market at the Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel from November 4 to 11. Our suite number will be 327. Our phone at the show will be 310.458.6700 ext. 327.
Meet Ted Chalmers
TomCat Films/Summer Hill Films
Closing Ceremony was held at TOHO Cinemas Roppongi Hills tonight and the winners to the awards were announced.
Tokyo Grand Prix "Nise - The Heart of Madness" －$50,000
Special Jury Prize "All Three of Us" － $20,000
Award for Best Director Mustafa Kara&nbs...
The Grand Prix Awards – the Golden Angel of Tofifest – flies to Iceland. The awards of the 13th edition of the Tofifest International Film Festival in Torun were given on Saturday (24th October 2015), during the Closing Ceremony. The winner of the ON AIR main competition turned out to be Rams by Grímur Hákonarson. The other awards given in international competitions were given to filmmakers from Colombia, Costa Rica, Israel, and Great Britain.
The decision to make Ra...
After the final counting of all the votes, we can announce that Canadian - Afghan film Mina Walking directed by Yosef Baraki, won the audience award of 13th edition of the International Film Festival Tofifest. A beautiful movie about the 12-year-old girl from Kabul charmed the audience of Torun's festival.
Tofifest ended on Sunday, but today we finished checking all of the ...
The Denver Film Festival (DFF) announced today John Turturro as the recipient of the John Cassavetes Award and Nanni Moretti as the recipient of the Maria & Tommaso Maglione Italian Filmmaker Award at its 38th edition, which runs November 4-15, 2015. The Festival attracts nearly 58,000 filmgoers and is widely recognized as the Rocky Mountain Region's premier film event. This year's program boasts more than 250 films, representing 39 countries. Th...
“The Judgment” wins $45,000 Grand Prize for Best Narrative Feature, “Romeo is Bleeding” wins $45,000 Grand Prize for Best Documentary Feature, “The Way of Tea” wins $5,000 Grand Prize for Best Narrative Short and “The 100 Years Show” wins $5,000 Grand Prize for Best Documentary Short
This evening the 24th annual Heartland Film Festival (Oct. 16-25, 2015) announced its full slate of winners – including Grand Prizes, Best Premieres, Audience...