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Partnering these next months with the hottest festivals and markets so you can get full coverage.

    We, at, are extremely proud of our relationships and partnerships with these amazing film events: AFM, Venice Production Bridge, Tallinn Black Nights International Film Festival, Industry@Tallinn,  FestForums Santa Barbara, FestForums New York, Montreal International Animation Film Festival - Animaze, WoFF Glasgow, UNAFF, Bridges Festival, Bahamas Int Film Festival, Houston WorldFest, Fa...

Dissident Russian filmmakers Kantemir Balagov and Kira Kovalenko announced as Telluride 2022 Festival Guest Directors

Telluride Film Festival (TFF), presented by National Film Preserve LTD., is proud to announce dissident Russian filmmakers Kantemir Balagov and Kira Kovalenko as its 2022 Festival Guest Directors. The awardwinning filmmakers are set to select a series of films to present at the 49th Telluride Film Festival running September 2 - 5, 2022. Festival organizers annually select the world’s great film enthusiasts to join them in the creation of the Festival’s program lineup. The Guest D...

2022 Maui Film Festival Audience Award Winners


SFiFF Goes International

    The lowercase “i” in SFiFF will now represent “International.” For the past 14 years, the letter “i” In the festival's iconic logo has meant "Independent." Now entering its 14th season this fall and 15th season next fall, the name of the festival will change to the Santa Fe International Film Festival, as part of a rebranding in preparation for the festival's 15th anniversary. The nonprofit Santa Fe Film Institute will continu...

Festival of Cinema NYC begins this Friday!

  Festival of Cinema NYC returns for its 6th year at the Regal UA Midway Theatre and the Queens Library in Forest Hills from Aug 5th - Aug 14th. Screenings include more than 120 of the best independent films from around the world. Over 90 filmmakers are expected to be in attendance. Don't miss this opportunity to participate in Q&A's with them after each screening. Buy your tickets today! ...

Melbourne Documentary Film Festival Awards

Here are the Winners and Runner-Ups   Supreme Award Winner: Jason Loftus (Eternal Spring) Runner Up: George Gittoes (No Bad Guys), Runner Up: Daizy Gedeon (Enough! Lebanon's Darkest Hour) Runner Up: Sonita Gale (Hostile) Best Australian Documentary Winner: The Power of Activism (Steven Pasvolsky) Runner Up: No Bad Guys (George Gittoes) Runner Up: Paper City (...

See You Friday, Robinson by Mitra Farahani wins the Grand Prix of the 22nd New Horizons International Film Festival in Wrocław

The jury of the 22nd New Horizons International Film Festival in Wrocław awarded the Grand Prix and the 15,000 EUR prize to See You Friday, Robinson, directed by Mitra Farahani from Iran.   We prefer to let Jean-Luc Godard, one of the protagonists of this film, write the motivation for this award, so here it is a Godard quote that also sums up the qualities of See You Friday, Robinson: “Films were invented to look, tell, and study things. They were mainly a scientific tool fo...

The New Horizons Cinema for at least ten consecutive years in Wrocław

The City of Wrocław, Futureal Investment Partners – the new owner of the Wratislavia Tower building and the New Horizons Association agreed on the future of the New Horizons Cinema. This means that the movie theater and its main events – the New Horizons International Film Festival and the American Film Festival will stay in Wrocław at least until 2032. The modernization of the cinema and the entire building will start this summer. Photo by Wojciech Chrubasik In Au...

Christie's charity sale of 60 Lots celebrating 60 years of James Bond

    Two-Part Official Charity Sale of 60 Lots Celebrating 60 years of James Bond Benefitting 45 Charities   Online sale 15 September until James Bond Day on 5 October   Live invitation only auction on 28 September, Christie’s London     “60th Anniversary logo” and related James Bond Indicia © 1962-2022 Danjaq, LLC and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc. All Rights Reserved. Please click on the logo to view the pre-sale trailer &nbs...

London Action Festival launches in Central London

Featuring a host of thrilling events, exclusive screenings, panels and workshops, the London Action Festival will bring together great filmmakers from around the world in a one-of-a-kind event. Ticketing and information at To claim 25% discount on your Thursday and Friday night tickets use BRING THE ACTION promo code at checkout.   Launch night on Thursday 28th sees the world’s best DIE HARD screening ever…(probably!) with Robert Davi (Agent Joh...

Celebrating its 25th Anniversary, the SCAD Savannah Film Festival will be in-person Saturday, Oct. 22 through Saturday, Oct. 29,

    SCAD SAVANNAH FILM FESTIVAL RETURNS TO IN-PERSON SCREENINGS OCT. 22–29    Celebrating its 25th Anniversary, the SCAD Savannah Film Festival will be in-person Saturday, Oct. 22 through Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022.   Presented by the Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD), the annual festival is filled with cinematic creativity from award-winning professionals and emerging student filmmakers. Each year, more than 63,000 people attend th...

Samizdat Eastern European Film Festival - the first Scotland-based festival of Eastern European cinema

We are delighted to announce the launch of Samizdat Eastern European Film Festival – the first Scotland-based festival dedicated exclusively to Eastern European cinema. The event will take place at the CCA Glasgow between 27 September and 1 October 2022, and online, at the streaming platform of our partner Klassiki, between 27 September and 11 October. Named after the practice of clandestine dissemination of censored and forbidden texts in communist states, Samizdat aims at giving the st...

The 9th Simon “Mabhunu” Sabela KZN Film and Television Awards Date Announced

The KwaZulu Natal Film Commission, in association with the Department of Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs is proud to announce that the Simon “Mabhunu” Sabela KZN Film and Television Awards will be held at the Durban ICC on Saturday 23rd of July at 19:00. The awards will be broadcast on the KwaZulu Natal Film Commission’s Youtube Channel and Facebook page. Under the theme, Glam Night at the Sabela’s, the production of the awards will capture the K...

The 22nd New Horizons International Film Festival kicked off

It's on! We’re starting the 22nd New Horizons International Film Festival. What can you see on the first day of the festival? Today, the New Horizons sun rises over the festival and will brighten Wrocław until July 31st. Thanks to online screenings, it will also illuminate the homes of viewers, until August 7th. Ahead of us are a dozen or so wonderful days, during which you will be able to choose from 271 film titles, admire the art scene, wrap yourself in sounds at concerts and disc...

Asia TV Forum & Market (ATF): Where Great Ideas Can Be Made Real

Hit a Home Run with Your Pitch Get your content ideas out there through these in-development pitches and let your TV dreams take flight at ATF!   ATF ANIMATION PITCH Got a great idea for animation series, shorts, or film?   ATF FORMATS PITCH Could you be the creator of the next unscripted success?   ATF IP ACCELERATOR Meet international co-producing partners, distributors, commissioners, and financiers to take your TV & thea...

Line up announcement for the Deep in the Heart Film Festival

        The 6th Deep in the Heart Film Festival announces film lineup for hybrid presentation as Waco-based fest returns to theaters  (In-Theater - July 21-24/Online Encore July 24-30)   Juliet Landau’s A Place Among the Dead is the Spotlight selection     A Place Among the Dead   The Deep in the Heart Film Festival announced the film lineup for its 6th edition, which will combine in-...

FICA reveals its poster for the 29th edition

Since 1995, the Vesoul International Film Festival of Asian Cinema has been celebrating Asian cinema, from the Near to the Far East. Several tens of thousands people go there each year to see the 90 films selection presented by Asian cinema professionals. The features in competition are rewarded by 7 juries (International, Netpac, Critic, Inalco, Marc Haaz, High School, Young). From Tuesday February 28th to March 7th, 2023, the 29th Vesoul International Film Festival of Asian Cinema w...

The 6th Annual Festival of Cinema NYC announces film lineup

The 6th Annual Festival of Cinema NYC will run August 5-14; Casey Nelson & Marchelle Thurman’s Black, White and the Greys opens the film festival, and Michael Glover Smith’s Relative is the Closing Night selection   World Premieres include Christopher Jackson’s The Beast Comes at Midnight, Yalda Jebelli’s Jamshidieh, and Kim Johnson’s Wishing For Wings. North American premieres include Florian Hessique ‘s In the ...

12th edition of German-Turkish Co-production Development Fund is calling for your projects

APPLICATIONS TO THE 12TH EDITION OF GERMAN-TURKISH CO-PRODUCTION DEVELOPMENT FUND IS NOW OPEN   Facilitating collaborations between filmmakers from Germany and Turkey in the early stages of their film projects, German-Turkish Co-production Development Fund was jointly created in February 2022 by the Medienboard Berlin Brandenburg, Filmförderung Hamburg Schleswig-Holstein, and the Istanbul Film Festival-Meetings on the Bridge, supported by Anadolu Efes.   From among the 56 fi...

The SXSW 2023 season is officially underway:Calling all dreamers!

Today we open up with a host of opportunities to participate in Austin next March. Calling all dreamers! Want to make the world a better place? Your voice should be heard, now more than ever. From future-focused ideas that take a deep dive into a variety of topics through the lens of tech, entertainment and culture to championing the fight for human rights and democracy, we want you to bring your expertise to the SXSW Stage. Start planning your proposal now for the 2023 SXSW Conference. Or ...

The Awards of the 39th International FILMFEST MÜNCHEN

The 39th International FILMFEST MÜNCHEN came to a close with a festive award ceremony on Saturday, July 2, 2022. “Broker” by Hirokazu Kore-eda received the ARRI Award for best international film in the CineMasters competition. Charlotte Wells received the CineVision Award for best international newcomer film for “Aftersun”. The inaugural CineRebels Award went to “Cook F**k Kill” by Mira Fornay. Closing the festival, “...

Göteborg Film Festival appoints Josef Kullengård to Head of Industry.

Josef Kullengård – new Head of Industry at Göteborg Film Festival Josef Kullengård has a broad background in film festivals and industry forums. He joined Göteborg Film Festival 2017 as the Industry Producer for Nordic Film Market and worked with the development of the industry programmes up until 2021. Since 2019 he is also a part of the editorial team for the festival’s annual Nostradamus report. Most recently, Kullengård has worked with strateg...

Dates set for Ventan Sur: November 28th and December 2nd.

Ventana Sur is the most important market for audiovisual content in Latin America, and it is a must in the schedule of distributors and buyers from the international industry. Organized by the National Institute of Cinema and Audiovisual Arts (INCAA) and the Marché du Film – Cannes Film Festival, Ventana Sur brings together all the different players from the audiovisual industry to promote international co-production, financing and distribution of Latin American content...

EIFF 2022 Closing night Gala with SciFi film: AFTER YANG

    We are delighted to announce that Kogonada's critically acclaimed 'After Yang' will close the 75th edition of Edinburgh International Film Festival on Saturday 20 August.   The Closing Gala screening is expected to have the Director Kogonada in attendance to present the film and will take place at the Vue Edinburgh Omni on Leith Street.   'After Yang' tells the story of a family who lose their A.I helper, and the profound feeli...

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