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Master Class in Music (Governor's Harbour)

Jonathan McHugh is an independent film producer & music supervisor who has held high-level corporate film & music creative and marketing corporate positions at New Line Cinema (Warner Brothers) (VP Soundtracks,) Sony Records (Sr. VP Film & TV), Universal Records (Sr. VP Visual Media) over the past few decades.McHugh has produced over 20 films & TV shows including most recently he co-produced and music supervised the upcoming film’s “Janis: Little Girl Blue” wi...

Mickey Rourke and Janel Parrish co star in Tiger directed by Alister Grierson

R3M Productions in association with Grodnik / Aloe Productions are announcing the start of principal photography in Cincinnati for TIGER, inspired by a true story, and starring Mickey Rourke (THE WESTLER, IRON MAN 2) and Janel Parrish (Pretty Little Liars) and introducing Prem Singh in the title role.   Tiger is inspired by the true story of Pardeep Nagra, an Indian man, who was banned from the sport of boxing, ending his chance to fight in the Olympics for refusing to back down fr...

HEC PARIS Alumini unite

Dear Friends, We are all shocked at the madness and hate which struck France, Friday evening. By blindly killing those sitting at a café terrasse or attending a concert and by striking youth and life at the heart of Paris, the terrorists attacked that which we hold as most dear and most vibrant, the freedom to live toge...

Cinema is mourning in Paris - Please send us your support

Filmfestivals.com team is safe, though the events happened close to our offices in Paris. Send your support (for publication) to bruno@filmfestivals.com "Peace & Love in Paris" by Justin Bieber "Peace & Love" this tweet drawn by Justin Bieber around our Eiffel Tower buzzed tonight  Key hashtags #prayforparis #noussommesunis #jesuisparis #parisattacks   ...   ...

THX Appoints Ty Ahmad-Taylor Entertainment Technology Veteran As CEO

THX Ltd. today announced the appointment of industry trailblazer Ty Ahmad-Taylor to the position of CEO, effective immediately. As CEO, Ahmad-Taylor will oversee the growth and development of the core THX business as well as expand the company's reach into new business areas. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20151109/285389 Originally founded to convey the technical design and quality of the production studio to the cinema, over the past thirty years THX has expan...

Andrew W. Levin has joined Relativity Media LLC as President and Chief Legal Officer

Relativity Media LLC ("Relativity") today announced that Andrew W. Levin has joined the company as President and Chief Legal Officer. In this capacity he will oversee all of the company's legal and human resources activities and report directly to Chairman and CEO Ryan Kavanaugh. Levin has extensive experience in the media, entertainment and telecommunications sectors. Most recently, he was Senior Vice President of Government Affairs for T-Mobile USA, Inc. where h...

Italian Director Nanni Moretti and Actor John Turturro to Walk the Red Carpet at Denver Film Festival

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Italian master Nanni Moretti returns to semi-autobiographical ground in this intimate dramatic comedy about a female director nearing an emotional breakdown. Following the screening, Moretti will be presented with The Maria & Tommaso Maglione Italian Filmmaker Award sponsored by the Anna & John Sie Foundation. Nanni Moretti, Director of Mia Madre and recipient of The Maria & Tommaso Maglione Italian Filmmaking Award will appear on the Red Carpet with&nb...

La La Anthony (Starz’s “Power,” A+E’s “Unforgettable,” joined the cast of Ernest Dickerson’s Double Play

  LA LA ANTHONY JOINS LENNIE JAMES, COLIN SALMON, ALEXANDER KARIM, ISAACH DE BANKOLE AND MUSTAFA SHAKIR IN ISLAND DRAMA Producer Lisa Cortes (Precious) announced today that La La Anthony (Starz’s “Power,” A+E’s “Unforgettable,” Think Like a Man 1 and 2, soon to be seen in Spike Lee’s Chi-Raq) has joined the cast of Ernest Dickerson’s Double Play, which will begin shooting this month in Curacao. Anthony will join Lennie James (The Walking De...

Creation of The European Animation Pride Awards, Peter Lord (Aardman Animations) appointed Chairman

The Association wishes to express this quote by Mark Twain: “They did not know it was impossible so they did it”. Gathered in Paris for the constituent General Assembly, hosted at and in the presence of the CNC, the founders (Didier Brunner, Olivier Catherin, Jean-Paul Commin, and Denis Walgenwitz) and the first members announced the creation of an association, the “European Animation Pride Awards”. More than 10 European countries and over 30 participants, all prof...

The Next James Bond - 5 Actors To Consider

"Spectre" is raking in money all over the world despite relatively mediocre reviews, particularly as compared to those of previous Daniel Craig Bond films such as "Skyfall" and "Casino Royale." The latest installment certainly isn't as polished or as deep as those previous titles, but it maintains some of the tense, more serious themes that have helped make the Craig era a success. But given the moderate drop-off in critical enthusiasm, as well as indications ...

CFC Media Lab founder honored by the The Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television

Ana was our partner in the Future of Cinema Salon in Cannes (and Locarno Film Festival). Check this article from Cineuropa about one of our panels. Image courtesy of The Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television The Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television today announced six Academy Special Award winners for the 2016 Canadian Screen Awards. Among them is CFC Chief Digital Officer (CDO), Ana Serrano, who is being honoured with the Digital Media Trailblazing Aw...

AFM 2015 Day 7 Conferences Roundtables Quotes and Video

Day 7 of AFM The conference series came to a close with November 10 Distribution Conference featuring speakers such as Ennis Hensley, President of International Sales & Distribution, The Weinstein Company; Steve Nickerson, President, Home Entertainment, Broad Green Pictures; Lise Romanoff, Managing Director/CEO Worldwide Distribution, Vision Films. Additionally, one roundtable was held: ‘Working with the U.S. Guilds’.  Quotes from the session outlined below. AFM CONFE...

Orlando Bloom as the confirmed lead for powerful new drama, Romans

Powerful drama and independent feature film, Romans, commences principal photography in West London from next week starring award winning actor Orlando Bloom (The Lord of the Rings trilogy, Pirates of the Caribbean, The Hobbit). The four week shoot will take place in West London and will start from Monday 16th November.   Directed by The Shamassian Brothers (The Pyramid Texts) with screenplay by BAFTA award winning writer Geoff Thompson, Romans is produced by WSG Entertainment’s S...

Arclight Films - Gary Hamilton- party at AFM 2015

  Gary Hamilton, Arclight Managing Director, left, and Jon Chiew, Huace Media Group Director, attend the Arclight Party at the American Film Market (AFM) held at the Viceroy on Sunday, Nov. 10, 2015, in Santa Monica, Calif. (Photo Richard Shotwell/Invision for IFTA/AP Images)   ...

'Be good in a room' with Stephanie Palmer

Stephanie Palmer, Founder, Good in a Room   -          “If you learn only one thing from today, it should be: Lead with genre. In a verbal pitch, genre gives context to the listener. When you are trying to sell something, part of your job is to identify the category your product fits into.” Ten Tips for Being “Good in a Room” by Stephanie Palmer You’ve worked for months (or years!) on your project, and a ...

Deepa Mehta will be the special guest of the 15th River to River Fest

River Florence Indian Film Festival that will take place from 5 to 10 December in Florence, Italy.   The famous director will introduce the Italian premiere of her latest film, Beeba Boys (Sunday, December 6, at 8.30pm), a crime thriller starring Randeep Hoda, about the violent culture clash between Indo-Canadian gangs fighting for control over drugs and firearms trafficking in Vancouver.   Indian director Deepa Mehta will be the special guest at the 15th River to River Florenc...

Asia TV Forum & Market 2015 adds René Rechtman to the lineup of keynote speakers

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Asia’s leading platform for TV and digital entertainment content – Asia TV Forum & Market (ATF) 2015 is pleased to announce that René Rechtman, Head of International, Maker Studios will be joining ATF as the international keynote speaker on 1 Dec 2015 for its pre-market conference at the Marina Bay Sands.   Listed by Wired magazine, as one of the Top 100 most influential person, René Rechtman currently spearheads Maker Studios, a global leader in short-f...

AFM - DAY 5 Quotes and video from the conferences

AFM ROUNDTABLES: Quotes from the session outlined below.   The Passion of Film – Beyond the Pulpit and Pew: Mike Medavoy, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Phoenix Pictures: -          “It's not enough to find a story YOU like, you have to find something that most people would like. What do you have in common with others? What I find really interesting about what I do is learning about everything. The thing that drew...

David Linde talks China during the American Film Market Finance Conference

"How should the China marketplace fit in a producer’s priorities when putting a project together?" David Linde, CEO Participant Media, discusses during "Current Issues in Film Finance" panel at AFM on November 6th, 2015. David Linde talks China during the American Film Market Finance Conference from American Film Market on Vimeo. ...

Jérôme Paillard to Keynote FilmTrack’s Forum

Executive Director of the Marche du Film since 1995, Jérôme Paillard will be our keynote speaker for FilmTrack’s Forum. FilmTrack’s Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solution suite streamlines the complex intellectual property management lifecycle – from project inception to distribution. The result: end-to-end visibility and real-time access to mission-critical contracts, rights and royalties data.   All t...

Things I've Learned: Gaspar Noé at AFI

  "Drink alcohol when needed, but don't get drunk. If you can't prevent yourself from doing drugs, at least share them."   Is it easy being cinema’s reigning enfant terrible? No, but Gaspar Noe wears the title well. This year, the Argentinian moviemaker, who lives and works in France, adds one more feature to his (im)modest oeuvre: I Stand Alone (1998), Irreversible (2002), Enter the Void (2009), alongside assorted short...

Conversation with Johnny Depp and director Scott Cooper at AFI

  A CONVERSATION WITH DIRECTOR SCOTT COOPER AND JOHNNY DEPP The two will discuss their recent collaboration on BLACK MASS. Get free tickets.     ...

Los Cabos International Film Festival confirms Jared Leto for opening

Los Cabos International Film Festival is proud to confirm the attendance of American musician, producer, director and actor Jared Leto to the Festival’s Opening Night Gala on November 11th.  During the gala evening Quebecois writer and director Jean-Marc Vallée, will be honored with this year’s Tribute and his latest film Demolition will have its Latin American premiere. For Los Cabos Film Festival it was very important that the Tribute to Vallée was pres...

Gary Busey at AFM for his leading role in CANDiLAND

IndustryWorks Studios has acquired the World Wide distribution rights to the psychological drama CANDiLAND starring Gary Busey in what might very well be his ‘comeback role’. IndustryWorks will be bringing the film to Cannes to sell at the 2015 Marche du Film. CANDiLAND stars Oscar nominee Gary Busey (The Buddy Holly Story), Chelah Horsdal (Arrow, Hell on Wheels) and James Clayton (Foodland). CANDiLAND marks a nuanced departure for Busey, who has been seen recurrently as a contestan...

Highlights of Thai Night at AFM 2015

    On November 6, 2015, HRH Princess Ubolratana Rajakanya Sirivadhana Barnavadi kindly attended the open...
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