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Matthijs Wouter Knol to Be New Head of European Film Market

  On June 1, 2014, Matthijs Wouter Knol from the Netherlands will become the new head of the Berlinale’s European Film Market (EFM). Since 2008, Knol has been the programme manager of Berlinale Talents (formerly known as the Berlinale Talent Campus), and is well acquainted with both the Festival and the EFM.   Long-standing EFM head Beki Probst will become president of the EFM. In her new function, she will draw on her extensive experience and use her international network t...

Halle Berry to Star in KIDNAP -- Lotus Entertainment to Handle Sales

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Lotus Entertainment announced today that Academy Award® winner Halle Berry (MONSTER'S BALL) will star in Luis Prieto's (PUSHER) upcoming high-octane thriller KIDNAP. The film is written by Knate Gwaltney, with Di Bonaventura Pictures' Lorenzo di Bonaventura (TRANSFORMERS franchise and SALT) and Erik Howsam producing. Lotus Entertainment is handling international sales beginning in Cannes at the Marché. CAA packaged the project and reps the domestic rights.   KIDNAP ...

WINTER SLEEP : Press Conference

Press conference for Winter Sleep at Cannes Film Festival with Nuri Bilge Ceylan, Haluk Bilginer, Demet Akbag, Melisa Sözen   ...

Princess of Thailand in Cannes in support of Thai film industry

Her Royal Highness Princess Ubolratana Rajakanya Sirivadhana Barnavadi was in Cannes to preside over Thai Night Cannes 2014, a gala event held during the International Cannes Film Festival to promote Thailand's fast-growing film industry. Held on May 17 by the Department of International Trade Promotion (DITP), Royal Thai Ministry of Commerce, the event put a special focus on Thailand's action cinema under the slogan "Thailand: At the Heart of the Action"...

Film Commission from Kenya promoting in Cannes

Timothy Owase is in charge of Festival and Film Funds at the Film Commission, he sat down with filmfestivals.com in his booth in Cannes to discuss his mission and mandate. http://www.kenyafilmcommission.com/ The Kenya Film Commission was established vide Legal Notice No. 10 of 2005. The Commission is a state corporation under the Ministry of Information and Communication. Our mandate and core functions The Commission is mandated to perform the following functions: To advise the go...

Hollywood moment for AVAKIAN at the annual amfAR Gala Dinner in Cannes on 22nd May, 2014

  A list of Hollywood celebrities chose the AVAKIAN jewellery for the annual amfAR Gala Dinner held at the Eden Roc Hotel in Cap d'Antibes.      Kelly Preston chose a spectacular white diamond necklace set with a total of 150cts of diamonds, 4 stackable bracelets with 80.00cts of diamonds, long diamond earrings and flower diamond ring set with amethyst. John Travolta opted for a striking pair of signature AVAKIAN black gold cufflinks set with diamonds. The hig...

Asia Argento brings some 'red magic' to Cannes Un Certain Regard with 'Misunderstood'

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    'Misunderstood' by Asia Argento, Un Certain Regard, Cannes Film Festival, Courtesy of Asia Argento and 'Festival de Cannes', reprinted with permission Courtesy of 'Festival de Cannes', used with permission   It proved extremely reliable to pay attention to the press dossier for "Incompresa" (Misunderstood, Italy/France 2014) directed b...

Actors Masterclass with Sophia Lauren in Cannes

Since 2004, the Actress Masterclasses have provided a stage for leading actresses to explore the world of film through their cinematic experiences and memories. Following on from Catherine Deneuve in 2005 and Gena Rowlands in 2006, another legendary actress will honour us this year with her presence: Sophia Loren. After presenting the short film La Voce Umana by Edoardo Ponti and the screening of a restored copy of Vittorio De Sica's Matrimonio all’Italiana ...

Tobe Hooper in Cannes celebrating Texas Chain Saw Massacre 40th anniversary

May 22 panel atthe American Pavilion: In Conversation With Director Tobe Hooper on the 40th Anniversary Of The Texas Chainsaw Massacre Tobe Hooper’s great American classic still packs a punch of feral, inbred madness. The original house of horrors, since transplanted some 80 miles east of the original shooting location in Williamson County, now offers up tasty Texas-style comfort cuisine. Come and get it.  ...

Party with la Reunion Film Commission guests

The party held at night at the Gray d Albion Beach may 21st was much fun, a warm event with a great exposition of local beauties foods and drinks. more pictures at https://www.facebook.com/cannesbyfilmfestivalscom a happy winner of the contest with a tip for 2 in her lucky hands. ...

Silent Disco Party at the American Pavilion in Cannes Interview with Jeff Touzeau for Sennheiser sponsor

more pictures at https://www.facebook.com/cannesbyfilmfestivalscom Jeff Touzeau Humming Bird Media   ...

Sweetheart-Break: Why the "Hollywood Star" Model Never Worked for Women & Can It Be Fixed?

  by Quendrith Johnson, Los Angeles Correspondent   Most publications have obits written in advance, especially for high-risk stars like Lindsay Lohan who are firmly in the "dead pool," yet the fault is not in our Stars but in the Hollywood Star paradigm itself, where girls and women are concerned. Consider the first movie star, Canadian Florence Lawrence (1886-1938) who reigned on screen from about 1906 to 1912.  The zenith to the nadir of Florence Lawrence (whos...

Jessica Chastain at SagIndie Student Talk (The American Pavilion) Today

Tuesday, May 20-Jessica Chastain and host Trevor Groth at SagIndie Student Talk (The American Pavilion)       ABOUT THE AMERICAN PAVILION   Recently celebrating its 26th year as the center of American hospitality for the film industry in Cannes, The Pavilion brings professional and emerging filmmakers together. The American Pavilion is the center of activity ...

Ezekiel Film Production bring financiers and artists together to promote a new way of making films

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Ezekiel Film Production, a new name in international film production   After meeting producer and actress Julie GAYET, banker and businessman Antoun SEHNAOUI dreamt of an innovative and active structure that would bring financiers and artists together to promote a new way of making films. This ambition led to the creation of Ezekiel Film Production in 2011.   Aiming to support films made by promising directors, Ezekiel Film Production helped fina...

IEFTA benefit dinner party at the Villa Nocturne in support of the International Emerging Film Talent Association IEFTA

The IEFTA in association with the Better World Film Festival held a dinner in aid of the IEFTA “Addis to Cannes” initiative supporting film-making education in Ethiopia. Attending 5 Ethiopian filmmakers and distinguished guests of the 2014 Cannes Film Festival for dinner, live music and entertainment. All funds support film education in Ethiopia and participation in Cannes.   The filmmakers   The International Emerging Film Talent Association identifies and supports...

American Pavilion Program for May 21 Party and Panels

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11:00am- In Conversation: Life Itself With Director Steve James and Chaz Ebert Moderated by Thom Powers (TIFF)   2:00pm- In Conversation with Josh Charles (Bird People) Moderated by Nigel Smith (Indiewire)   4:00pm- INDUSTRY IN FOCUS: “How to make your first 3D movie a full success” Workshop and reception sponsored by 3D Stereo MEDIA and UP3D, with participation of the International 3D and Advanced Imaging Society and the support of AeroCine, Auro Technologies,...

Magnum celebrates with Wim Wenders on the Beach with "Celebrate the Moment"

The Magnum team welcomes the Press Conference to share the screening of the Short Film  "Celebrate the Moment" by Wim Wenders starring Rosie Huntington-Whiteley & Elyas M'Barek. Filmfestivals.com will join in the moment. ...

Adrien Brody has been cast in the title role of Lee Tamahori’s adventurous revenge tale EMPEROR

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Corsan today announced that Academy Award winning actor Adrien Brody (THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL, THE PIANIST) has been cast in the title role of Lee Tamahori’s adventurous revenge tale EMPEROR.   Brody will play the brilliant strategist Emperor Charles V, trying to hold together a fragmented Empire, in a 16th century world of wealth, debauchery, violent retaliations, sex, manipulation and treason.   EMPEROR is written by Michael Thomas III (THE DEVIL’S DOUBLE) and the...

The Board of the European Film Academy calls for the immediate release of Ukrainian director Oleg Sentsov.

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Sentsov, who has been involved in supporting the Euro Maidan protests in Kiev and has opposed the annexation of Crimea by Russia, was arrested at his home in Simferopol, Crimea, and accused of organizing a terrorist attack. It is believed that the director has been flown to Moscow where he is facing trial. From Kiev, where EFA Chairwoman Agnieszka Holland is currently attending the Ukraine Thinking Together Conference, she states: "We know that every time when artists start to be suppresse...

Ischia Global Film and Music Festival 2014 President Darina Pavlova expecting Stallone at the Launch Press Conference

2014 ISCHIA GLOBAL FILM & MUSIC FEST UNVEILS ITS 12TH EDITION IN CANNES   The world premiere of Richard Raymond's Desert Dancer starring Freida Pinto and Tom Cullen will open the Ischia Global Film & Music Fest's 12th edition on July 13th, it was announced here today by Fest founder and producer Pascal Vicedomini. He was joined at the Cannes Film Festival's Italian Pavillion by Fest board member, the noted Italian producer Marina Cicogna, Honorary President Da...

Critics' Week May 19 Live - Melanie Laurent Interviewed for Respire

        © Aurélie Lamachère & Bertrand Noël     Videos ...

Indonesian Party at the Grand

Tedy Tricahyono Equator Film Expo (March 2015 bin Jakarta) with Wieland Speck (Panorama Berlinale) ...
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