The 68th Festival de Cannes Award Winners
The Jury of the 68th Festival de Cannes, presided by Joel and Ethan Coen, has revealed the names of the 2015 prize-winners during the Awards Ceremony. After paying tribute to Jean Zay, a resistance hero and founder of the Festival, Lambert Wilson welcomed the prize-givers and winners onto the stage of the Grand Théâtre Lumière, to the sound of music playing. The Belgian actress, Cécile de France, had t...
BEYOND MY GRANDFATHER ALLENDE directed by Marcia Tambutti Allende, produced by Paola Castillo & coproduced by Martha Orozco won the prize: L'OEIL D'OR the first documentary prize in Cannes!
Un Certain Regard 2015 Awards
Un Certain Regard 2015 presented in competition 19 films hailing from 21 different countries. Four of the works were first films. The Opening film was An by Naomi Kawase.
Under the presidency of Isabella Rossellini (filmmaker - United States, Italy), the Jury was comprised of Haifaa al-Mansour (director - Saudi Arabia), Panos H. Koutras (director - Greece), Nadine Labaki (director, actress - Lebanon) and Tahar Rahim (actor - France).
CANNES SOUNDTRACK AWARD 05# a été attribué au compositeur LIM GIONG pour “NIE YINNIANG” The Assassin – Hou Hsiao-Hsien
Après Howard Shore en 2014, pour Maps to the Stars de David Cronenberg, Le Cannes Soundtrack Award 2015 de la Meilleure musique originale pour un film de la Compétition Officielle a été décerné à Cannes lors d’un cocktail organisé &...
At the 68th Cannes Film Festival (May 13-24, 2015), three prizes have been presented by the International Federation of Film Critics – FIPRESCI.
Prize, Official Competition:
"Son of Saul" (Saul Fia) by László Nemes,
(Hungary 2015, 107 min).
Prize, Un Certain Regard:
"Masaan" by Neeraj Ghaywan
(India, France, 2015, 103 min).
Prize, Parallel Sections:
"Paulina" (La Patota) by Santiago Mitre
(Argentine, Brazil, Fr...
MIAFF 2015 Winners
Octavio Nadal and Patricia Primon from Aura Films) took the prize for Best Feature in MIAFF Competition: Anima Buenos Aires by Maria Veronica Ramirez
Matteo Lovadina CEO - Sales & Acquisitions and Zoe Rabayrol with ReelSuspects will receive the Sensum Award: Manieggs: Revenge of the hard egg, dir. Zoltán Miklósy.
Bruno Chatelin (filmfestivals.com founder) will pick up the prizes for Audience Award for Bes...
Created in 1978 to contribute to the recognition of young filmmakers, the Caméra d’Or prize is awarded to the best first film presented either in the Official Selection (Competition and Un Certain Regard) or in The Directors’ Fortnight and in the Critics’ Week. The Caméra d’Or prize is handed out during the closing ceremony of the Festival by the president of its jury.
L’OEil d’or - The Documentary Awa...
The Cinéfondation and Short Films Jury headed by Abderrahmane Sissako and including Cécile de France, Joana Hadjithomas, Daniel Olbrychski and Rebecca Zlotowski, has just awarded the 2015 Cinéfondation Prizes during a ceremony held in the Buñuel Theatre, followed by the screening of the winning films.
The Cinéfondation Selection consisted of 18 student films, selected from among 593 entries from 381 film schoo...
Jury members: Ronit Elkabetz, President
Katell Quillévéré, Peter Suschitzky, Andréa Picard and Boyd van Hoeij
PAULINA (LA PATOTA) by Santiago Mitre
LA TIERRA Y LA SOMBRA by César Augusto Acevedo
Sony CineAlta Dis...
Festival de Cannes, a press conference unveiled to the world of cinema the creation of a new award destined to recognize and honor the best productions and other masterpieces in 3D.
The announcement of this new award for 3D - which could quickly reach the notoriety of some of the world's best-known awards - followed the announcement, at the same press conference, of another initiative just as strategically important for 3D, i.e. the creation of a new association called the &...
Within the 22nd Stuttgart Festival of Animated Film the best productions in the field of applied animation received their prizes in the evening of May 8, 2015 in the Mercedes-Benz Museum Stuttgart at the Animated Com Award (ACA). In this competition the best applied animation in the fields of advertising, spatial communication and technology are awarded. Also the special prizes Future needs Derivation – Individual Mobility by the Daimler AG and the Lapp Connected Award by U. I. Lapp GmbH h...
May 18th will mark the Celebration of Animation for the first time in Cannes, the program for the launching edition will include the following topics.
The Animation In Focus Online Newsletter by Filmfestivals.com
Highlights on Animation Trends : Panels at Horyou Village May 18
Best of Animaze screenings Program to be announced
LE MIAFF Awards Ceremony
Launch and announcements on Animaze Daze Shorts competition
Launch of the R...
Screenlights on Mobile coming soon!
Five Yellow Oscar Awards went to films from France, Spain, Ukraine, USA and Germany/Denmark
Rio de Janeiro, 12/05/2015 - The International Uranium Film Festival was held this year for the first time in Quebec City and Montreal. During nine days, between April 15th to 24th, the festival screened more than 40 documentaries and movies about nuclear power: from uranium mining to nuclear power plants, atomic bombs and atomic waste. The Grand Council of the Crees (Eeyou Istchee) was ...
FINCH & PARTNERS and JAEGER-LeCOULTRE ANNOUNCE THE RECIPIENT OF THE 7th ANNUAL FILMMAKERS AWARD : GUS VAN SANT
Finch & Partners, in partnership with Jaeger-LeCoultre, will award Gus Van Sant on May 15th 2015 during the Annual Filmmakers dinner, hosted by Charles Finch.
Now in it’s 7th year the Annual Filmmakers Dinner, held at the Hotel du Cap in Antibes, continues to develop into one of the most important events during the Cannes Film Festival.
“Gus is a huge ta...
After eight days and 47 films shown to diverse audiences in Los Angeles, the 10th anniversary South East European Film Festival, SEEfest 2015 concluded Thursday night with an awards gala presentation at The Mark.
Director Tudor Jurgiu from Romania won Bridging the Borders award for Best Feature Film of the festival for his debut film, The Japanese Dog. Special Jury Mention went to Croatian filmmaker Tomislav Mršić for his debut film, Cowboys, and Special Jury Prize fo...
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The South East European Film Festival (SEEfest) (seefilmla.org) celebrated a milestone 10th anniversary year, culminating with a closing night gala event and awards presentation at The Mark in Beverly Hills, where the 2015 SEEfest Jury Awards were presented.
“I have watched the films with festival audiences for the second or third time, and it did not dim their beauty one bit,” said Vera Mijojlic, founder and director, SEEfest. “These films deserve to be seen beyond ...
This evening the 58th San Francisco International Film Festival (April 23 - May 7), presented by the San Francisco Film Society, announced the winners of the juried Golden Gate Award (GGA) competitions at an event held at Rouge | Nick's Crispy Tacos. This year the Festival awarded nearly $40,000 in prizes to emerging and established filmmakers.
For over 50 years, SFIFF's Golden Gate Awards h...
Screenwriter Stefano Sardo with the EFA Young Audience Award 2015 for THE INVISIBLE BOY (picture: Carlo Bansini)
Having watched the three nominated films on today’s Young Audience Film Day, the young cinema-lovers across Europe had the opportunity to discuss the films before electing their favourite. The results were then reported live via video conference to Erfurt (Germany) where German TV host, author and director Thomas Hermanns moderated the awards ceremony transmitted online as a ...
On Sunday, April 26, 2015, the USA Film Festival announced the Winners of the 37th Annual International Short Film & Video Competition. The awards program took place on Closing Night of the 45th Annual USA Film Festival in Dallas.
Chosen from more than 500 international entries, the winners included:
FIRST PLACE / NARRATIVE
The Way o...
FEFF 17: The audience crowned 3 Korean movies
Ode to My Father di JK Youn
The Royal Tailor di Lee Won-suk
My Brilliant Life di E J-yong.
The seventeenth edition wraps up with 60.000 viewers and, compared with the 2014 edition, with an increase in revenue of more than 20%.
Joe Hisaishi and Jackie Chan: it is impossible not to start from there, if we want talk about the Far East Film Festival, because talking about the Far East Film Festival means talking about its inter...
The 2015 edition of the Universe Multicultural Film Festival complete its 3 full day film screening and programs. This year, the UMFF screening 75 films from 28 countries, 12 screenplay finalists and two screenplay showcases; hosted 5 industry panels and 2 film maker mixers and one red carpet award ceremony with high standard performance art.
There were film maker delegations from China, Mexico, Japan, Russia and Hollywood. The part of VIPs  ...
Kitty Percy of London has been selected as the winner of the 2015 BlueCat Screenplay Cordelia Award for best screenplay from the UK, for her script, BUTTER SIDE UP. Kitty will be awarded a $1,500 cash prize.
BUTTER SIDE UP follows a hopelessly unlucky smalltime criminal who kidnaps a celebrity by mistake and soon after finds his luck starting to change in unexpected ways.
An interview with Kitty Percy can be found on BlueCat’s website: http://www.bluecatscreenplay.c...
At the 5th Beijing International Film Festival held Apr 16th–23rd, both acting prizes went to Russian thespians, Julya Peresild for The Sevastopol Battle and Artyom Tsypin for White, White Night.
Julya Peresild, actress: "A successful performance is such a rare treat it always makes you happy, but then, on top of that, it turns out other people agree with you! At a time like this, it's almost embarrassing to be happy, but I couldn't even dream of Luc Besson watching me act on...