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Films from Australia, Brazil, Denmark, Italy, Spain and Switzerland winning the Yellow Einstein Award of the 6th International Uranium Film Festival in Rio de Janeiro
June 1st, 2016 - Rio de Janeiro’s 6th International Uranium Film Festival awarded films from 8 countries: Australia, Brazil, Denmark, Germany, Italy, Spain, Switzerland and the Netherlands. Six films received the Yellow Einstein Award and 4 films the festival’s Special Recognition. In total the festival screened in the cinematheque of Rio de Janeiro’s Modern Art Museum (MAM) 49 films from all over the world about atomic power, uranium, nuclear security and radioactive risks.
Comedy about aging yakuza, family drama, and documentary awarded
After six days with over 100 films from Japan and a rich variety of other cultural events, the 16th Japanese Film Festival Nippon Connection in Frankfurt am Main ended on May 29. With far more than 16,000 visitors, a new record was set, and many of the film screenings, concerts, and workshops were quickly sold out – thanks also to around 60 guests. Directors, actors, producers, and artists from Japan and fro...
By: Maria Esteves – May 26, 2016
The 61st Annual 2016 OBIE Awards honoring Off-Broadway and Off-Off-Broadway theater exceptional achievements of 2015-2016, by two-time OBIE host and OBIE winning actress Lea Delaria (1998 OBIE recipient, On The Town) was held at the historic Webster Hall ballroom, New York, Monday, May 23, 7:00 pm. This year’s award presenters were Kate Burton, Colman Domingo, Tovah Feldshuh, Savion Glover, Danai Gurira, Natasha Katz, Lisa Kron, Norm Lewis, Willi...
AUDIENCE CHOICE WINNERS ANNOUNCED!
We are proud to announce the winners from this year’s audience choice voting in selected 2015 ATOM Awards categories.
The ATOM Awards are Australia&r...
Films Painting a Portrait of our World
Stuttgart, May 1, 2016 – The 23rd Stuttgart Festival of Animated Film (ITFS) ended with an awards ceremony on Sunday. This year, the programme has been even more extensive than in previous years, And while the number of festival partners has increased, the festival has remained true to its initial concept: to present a multifaceted programme of top-class animated films to guests from the international animation industry – and, ab...
Bilal Ayman Jamal Best inspiring Movie
Song of the Sea Tomm Moore Winner at European Film Awards Prize remitted by Marion Doeing and Jurgen Bissinger (EFA
Le Repas Dominical Céline Devaux Winner at Cesar and Clermont Ferrand
The Academy of Canadians in Sports & Entertainment - Los Angeles (ACISE-LA) has officially announced the list of nominees for the 2016 Golden Maple Awards in the categories of Best Actor, Best Actress and Newcomer of the Year, in a TV Series Broadcasted in the US.
Nominees are Canadian talent in TV series broadcasted in the US between July 1, 2015 and July 1, 2016.
The nomination committee for the GMA was composed of ACISE-LA members.
All members of ACISE-LA will be voting to el...
The Jury of the 69th Festival de Cannes, presided by George Miller, has revealed the names of the 2016 prize-winners during the Awards Ceremony. Laurent Lafitte welcomed the prize-givers and winners onto the stage of the Grand Théâtre Lumière, to the sound of music playing. The American actor, Mel Gibson, had the honour of awarding the Palme d’or to the best of the 21 films in Competition.
The French actor, Jean-Pierre Léaud, received an ho...
The Critics Jury in Cannes (France, May 11-22, 2016) presented three prizes: to a film in Competition; to a film in "Un Certain Regard"; and a third one for either the Critics Week or Directors' Fortnight.
Prize, in Competition: "Toni Erdmann" by Maren Ade (Germany, 2016, 162 minutes). Motivation: "A film gorgeously crafted, made with a fresh and a sensitive approach, that captures the complex relationship between father and daughter and comments on the lunacy of ...
The Cinéfondation and Short Films Jury headed by Naomi Kawase and including Marie-Josée Croze, Jean-Marie Larrieu, Radu Muntean and Santiago Loza, has awarded the 2016 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, chosen out of 2 350 entries coming from 548 film schools around the world.
Un Certain Regard 2016 presented in competition 18 films hailing from 20 different countries. 7 of the works were first films. The Opening film was ESHTEBAK (CLASH) by Mohamed Diab.
Under the presidency of Marthe Keller (actress - Switzerland), the Jury was comprised of Jessica Hausner (director, producer - Austria), Diego Luna (actor, director, producer - Mexico), Ruben Östlund (director - Sweden) and Céline Sallette (actress - France).
“The jury was h...
This Cannes, the Marché du Film and Cinando gave their first-ever prize: the Cinando Best Seller Award.
Thirteen sales agents from all horizons were invited to participate in a pitching contest that took place on May 17th at the Marché du Film. Selected pitchers were given details of a real project, “Codename Madeleine”, inspired by historical events, from an original idea by Pan Nalin, its director. They then had 48 hours to prepare a 5-minute pitch that would...
London, 16 May 2016:
The British Urban Film Festival has today announced that Adam Deacon and Femi Oyeniran will host the British Urban Film Festival Awards on 18 September 2016 at the Hilton Hotel in London's Tower Bridge. It will be the 1st time that Hilton Hotels are hosting the ceremony. It will also mark the presenting debuts of Deacon and Oyeniran. They are also BUFF film festival patrons.
Adam Deacon said: "I'm looking forward to being part of this year's BUFF Awa...
Flavio Perez and Eric Serre
The second “Tomorrow’s talent” ceremony took place on opening day, May 11? 2016 at the Palais des Festivals in Cannes. Established in 2015 by Sunny Media Ltd to reward movie animation professionals with high potential, this awards ceremony takes place each year before the official opening of the Film Festival. With an awards ceremony and the exclusive projection of a feature film, like the Cannes and Venice Film Festivals, “Tomor...
Welcome to the 2016 LA Film Festival
The LA Film Festival will take place June 1 - 9, 2016.
In order for you to qualify to volunteer for the 2016 LA Film Festival, you must meet all of the following criteria:
1. Attend one MANDATORY Volunteer Orientation:
Wednesday, MAY 18 - 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
Friday, MAY 20 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Location: ArcLight Culver City (9500 Culver Blvd, Culver City, CA 90232)
Parking: The Arc...
Congratulations to all the winners at the 7th Annual NYC Indie Film Festival! Thank you to all the talented filmmakers who participated in the 2016 edition. A special thank you to SONY, iActing Studios, International Screenwriters' Association, Final Draft, and GetFilming.com for providing prizes to our award winners!
See below for the full list of awarded categories and winners.
Joey Lawrence, People of the Delta
Won Sony Vegas Pro 13 (599.95 USD val...
“TOMORROW’S TALENT” CEREMONY
WEDNESDAY 11 MAY 2016 – PALAIS DES FESTIVALS, Cannes
Filmfestivals.com and Animation Day in Cannes partnered with Tomorrow's Talent to bring you this invitation to Celebrate Animation Talents:
The second “Tomorrow’s talent” ceremony will take place on Wednesday 11th May 2016 at the Palais des Festivals in Cannes. Established in 2015 by Sunny Media Ltd to reward movie animation professionals with high po...
This evening the 59th San Francisco International Film Festival (April 21 - May 5), presented by the San Francisco Film Society, announced the winners of the juried Golden Gate Award (GGA) competitions at an event held at Gray Area. This year the Festival awarded nearly $40,000 in prizes to emerging and established filmmakers.
For nearly 60 years, SFIFF's Golden Gate Awards have honored deserving filmmakers and their projects, hera...
Scapegoat by Gal Haklay & Shulamit Tajer 8:30
The clock makers dream by Cashell Horgan Dream 13:03
Maze Without Walls by Cecilia Gragnani 4:22
Morning Coffee by tracy miller-robbins 1:00
Borrowed Time by Amanda Jones 6:45
Lucky and the Pirates by Karen Goldfarb 19:00
The adventures of nuku by jairo carrillo 01:10:10 trailer 1:30
Fantasy on Sarabanda by Gudbjorg Hlin Gudmundsdottir 5:10 teaser 0:58
20 Coups de pied by Dimitar...
Catherine Corsini © Pyramide Distribution
The Caméra d’or gathers first films from the Official Selection, the Semaine de la Critique and the Directors’ Fortnight. It will be handed out during the Closing Ceremony on Sunday, May, 22nd.
Catherine CORSINI - President (Director, Société des Réalisateurs de Films - SRF)
Jean-Christophe BERJON (Syndicat Français de la Critique de Cin&eac...
Monaco International Film Festival - Awards Night - Winners with MIFF director and president. "Peace, Love and Movies!"
Award-winning RUSH is the documentary.
Bewildered is a FACTUAL humanitarian screenplay!
See many of the cases and examples of this advanced earth, health and life-saving science and technology on the websites.
In Paris on February 16, I was production assistant on the Eagles of Death Metal ...
35TH ISTANBUL FILM FESTIVAL AWARDS ANNOUNCED
The 35th Istanbul Film Festival, organised by the Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts (İKSV) and for the 12th year under the sponsorship of Akbank, presented its awards to the winners at a ceremony held at the Haliç Congress Centre on Friday evening, 15 April 2016.
Cem Davran hosted the 35th Istanbul Film Festival Award Ceremony, where this year’s Cinema Honorary Award recipients, as well as the winners of the f...