In the wake of a promising career in finance, Yonathan Parienti resolved to found Horyou, the social network for social good. His strong knowledge of the international financial markets, drawn from his former senior executive responsibilities in major global banking groups such as JP Morgan Chase, Bank of China, and Julius Baer, added to his acknowledgement of the growing importance of the Internet. The infinite types of connections th...
APE(S) - George Snow’s panoramic movie and immersive VR experience
My name is George Snow. I am a filmmaker. The immersive 3D environment APES is my creation.
It was originally conceived as a 360º panoramic movie requiring 12 video projectors, a circular screen and a large room. Although the panoramic video work is complete I have been unable to find the funds to have it shown on a panoramic screen.
THE MOVIE will be shown in Cannes ...
Ayman T. Jamal Founder/ Producer Barajoun Entertainment
Ayman Jamal serves as Founder and producer of Barajoun Entertainment, a leading animation and visual effects studio in the MENA region out of Dubai that provides a full suite of animation and computer generated imagery productions from concept design to final render.
His main goal is to develop and produce stories that are inspirational and worth spreading among the youth worldwide in addition to participa...
May 21 at the Intercontinental Cannes. Awards presentation to the best short films selected from 1400 short films and 81 countries.
VIPs, celebrities, filmmakers, film awards presentation, 7 international performers live, 6 couture fashion designer show, gourmet dinner, champagne, auction and more. A night of luxury and fun to remember in Cannes.
Limited number of tickets available, individual or table RESERVE YOURS NOW
Enter this promotional code to get 15% discount: GOLU...
By Maria Esteves – May 14, 2016
The 2nd Annual Blockchain Technology Summit (Consensus NY 2016) commenced May 2-4, at the New York Marriott Marquis. Presented by CoinDesk in collaboration with Digital Currency Group, Consensus is an annual global conference where industry leaders from financial services, government, healthcare and supply chain management converge on the new Internet layer called Blockchain technology (decentralized database) and the world of digital currency. This yea...
By Maria Esteves – May 8, 2016
The 2nd annual Blockchain Technology Summit (Consensus NYC 2016) Opening Keynote Presentation with Delaware Governor Jack Markell was held at the New York Marriott Marquis, Monday, May 2, 2016. Presented by CoinDesk in collaboration with Digital Currency Group, Gov. Markell made history by unveiling the Blockchain Initiative committing Delaware to be the first state to use the technology. The blockchain, the very foundation of Bitcoin (crytocurrency/digit...
In advance of the premiere of Bright Lights, a documentary with unseen before archive footage focusing on her life and relationship with her mother Debbie Reynolds, Carrie Fisher came by the American Pavilion at the Cannes Film Market to talk about Women in the film industry, Hollywood, Star Wars and many more.
Sitting side by side with her dog Gary that stole all the attention from the press, Carrie threw in some humorous answers to hot topics about her career and her relationship with...
Transatlantic Ayman Jamal (Bilal) from Dubai meets in Cannes Jonathan Wolf who runs AFM in LA.
Ana to speak at Animation Day with Michel Reihlac and Laurie Gordon on VR
Ana Serrano is the Chief Digital Officer of the CFC and Founder of CFC Media Lab, the world-renowned and award-winning institute for interactive storytelling created in 1997.
With her visionary direction and digitally-forward approach to organizational growth, Serrano is driving the digital transformation of the CFC into a unique blend of talent, product and company accelerator and creative production house. ...
Sunday for Queer Night! All Are Welcome
For questions, please contact Marti Hines at firstname.lastname@example.org or
323-251-1625 (membership check-in desk at AmPav)
Michel Reilhac – Bio, Short Version
Michel Reilhac is a pioneer in Virtual Reality film making and interactive story telling. He is a thought-leader for hybrid forms of storytelling, frequently invited to teach and speak at international events ( Power to the Pixel , Pixel Lab, Cannes International Film Festival, Sunny Side of the Doc , Dixit, FEMIS, CPH: DOX..).
His latest VR film « Viens ! » premiered at Sundance 2...
CarpeDiem Film & TV
President, Executive Producer, Producer
Marie-Claude Beauchamp has been active in the film and television industry for over twenty-five years. She is the driving force behind CarpeDiem Film & TV, which she founded in 2004, to bring quality family and children’s entertainment to audiences worldwide. Her most recent project is the 3d stereoscopic animated feature film Snowtime! (a.k.a Cleo) which has...
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...
London, 9 May 2016:
The British Urban Film Festival will hon...
“Dirt” – the latest film from Forrest Lucas and Ali Afshar’s ESX Entertainment, has found its leads in Golden Globe® and Emmy® nominee Kevin Dillon (HBO’s “Entourage,” ‘The Throaways”) and DeRon Horton (“Dirty Grandpa’).
Starring alongside Dillon and Horton are Christina Moore (“Running Wild”, “Searching For Fortune”), Matthew Glave (“Argo,” Bravo’s “Girlfriends'...
VISIT the Hungarian Pavilion @ Int’l Village Riviera #137
Phone: +33 (0) 493 99 87 78
HNFF World Sales / Riviera E16
by Károly Makk – Cannes Classics
15 May 10 p.m. Théâtre Buñuel PREMIERE
KÁROLY MAKK will be in attendance
One of the 12 Best Hungarian Films of All Time
voted by the Hungarian Film Critics’ Association in Budapest in 2000
International premiere of the original ver...
By Quendrith Johnson, Los Angeles Correspondent
“It is a truth universally acknowledged” that Jane Austen (1775-1817) will be source material in the foreseeable forever, but it is actually surprising that director Whit Stillman (Last Days of Disco, Metropolitan) has so nailed her work in his new film “Love & Friendship,” that lead Kate Beckinsale should be Oscar-worthy for 2016.
And while giddy Fanboys still own Beckinsale for her sleek, sexy turn in the &ld...
International Film Finance Forum | May 13, 2016 • Cannes, France |
State of the Industry:
View from the Director’s Chair
Academy Award Winning Director
International Film Finance Forum | May 13, 2016 • Cannes, France | View email in browser
State of the Industry:
View from the Director’s Chair
Academy Award Winning Director
Monday, May, 16th, the Festival de Cannes will welcome Robert De Niro in the Grand Théâtre Lumière of the Palais des Festivals for a unique and special screening in Official Selection of Hands of Stone by Venezuelan director Jonathan Jakubowicz.
The movie is about the common history of Panamanian boxer Roberto Duràn (Edgar Ramírez) and manager and coach Ray Arcel (Robert De Niro) who is going to take him to the highest worldwide successes of...
Press Release: International Uranium Film Festival rocked in Los Angeles
Rio de Janeiro / Los Angeles / May 2nd - In its 6th year, the International Uranium Film Festival, the Atomic Age Cinema Fest was held for the first time in Hollywood. Highlight of the premiere in the famous Raleigh Studios Hollywood April 27th was the award winning docudrama "The Man Who Saved The World", presented by `Braveheart´ executive producer Steve McEveety. After the screenin...
International Film Finance Forum | May 13, 2016 • Cannes, France
This year’s speaking faculty includes the financiers and producers behind such notable films as Still Alice, The Matrix, Lawless, Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, Y Tu Mamá También, The Kids are Alright, Margin Call, All is Lost, Saving Mr. Banks, and new projects such as&...
Independent feature production, financing, and distribution company Covert Media today announced that Chet Devaskar has joined the company as Executive Vice President of Business and Legal Affairs. In addition to overseeing all business and day-to-day legal matters for Covert Media, he will focus on Covert’s film production slate and handle all above the line talent deals and financial closings for upcoming production projects. Chet will report to CEO Paul Hanson.
“Paul is s...