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Kaufman Astoria Studios Kaufman Arts District celebrated shorts with Gala and Awards Ceremony 12/6 at Museum of the Moving Image

THE SPARROW FILM PROJECT, Kaufman Astoria Studios and The Kaufman Arts District are proud to announce the winners of The Sparrow Film Project 2018. The announcement was made by Founder and Chief Creative Officer Evangelos Roumeliotis, Artistic Director Michael Freeland and Technical Director Sal Milazzo of The Sparrow Film Project   The winners were announced at The Sparrow Film Project 2018 Gala and Awards Ceremony, held on Thursday Dec 6th at Museum of the Moving Image in Astoria Quee...

VIDEO - 76th Golden Globes: Backstage at the Nominations

At 5:05 AM December 7, cameras rolled and in the usual pre-dawn ritual nominations were announced for the 76th Annual Golden Globe Awards. Ceremony producer (for Dick Clark Productions) Barry Adelman and HFPA President Meher Tatna were on hand to start the proceedings, as well as Golden Globe Ambassador Isan Elba. Danai Gurira, Christian Slater, Terry Crews and Leslie Mann helped us do the honors. The HFPA’s Ramzi Malouki was also there. Here’s how it went down. This...

IFFAM Project Market unveils winners of four awards

“Lost Paradise” from Macao wins Best Project Award   3rd International Film Festival & Awards‧Macao aims to foster film industry development   The 3rd International Film Festival & Awards‧Macao (IFFAM) Industry Hub culminated today with the IFFAM Project Market Awards Ceremony.   This year, the IFFAM Project Market brought together 14 promising film projects. At the Project Meetings, the production teams met with industry figures to discuss partne...

“Filipino”, “The Carjacker” and “The Women” emerge as winners at SAFF Project Market 2018

ScreenSingapore, together with Southeast Asian Audio-Visual Association (SAAVA) and Ties That Bind: Asia/Europe Producers Workshop (TTB), today announced three producers from the Philippines, Singapore and Myanmar as award recipients of the fourth Southeast Asian Film Financing (SAFF) Project Market. “Filipino” took home the prestigious Cre8 Co-Production Award, while “The Carjacker” won the Aurora Media Award and “The Women” received the AV8 Award.  ...

Awards and Closing ceremony of the 19th Tbilisi International Film Festival

Yesterday, December 9th, at the Cinema Amirani, the closing ceremony of the 19th Tbilisi International Film Festival was held. International Competition jury was presided by Lithuanian filmmaker Raimundas Banionis. The members of the jury were: Nima Javidi, Archil Kikodze, Kanako Hayashi, Celine Nusse. International Competition winners are: Golden Prometheus for the Best Picture - Crystal Swan by Darya Zhuk (Belarus, USS, Germany, Russian Federation, 2018). Silver Prometheus for the Best...

46th Annie Award Nominations Announced

The Juried Award winners and select category nominees follows.For a complete list of nominations, please visit www.annieawards.org/nominees. Juried Awards Winsor McCay Award (selected by the ASIFA-Hollywood Board of Directors for their exemplary industry careers) – Academy Award-winning director, animator and art director, Ralph Eggleston. – Frank Braxton (posthumously), the first African-American animator, animation     &nbs...

$240,000 in Grants Awarded by SFIFF to Seven Narrative Feature Projects in Various Stages of Production

SFFILM, in partnership with the Kenneth Rainin Foundation, announced today the projects that will receive a total of $240,000 in funding in the latest round of SFFILM Rainin Grants. Seven filmmaking teams were granted funding to support the next stage of their creative process, from screenwriting to post-production. SFFILM Rainin Grants are awarded twice annually to filmmakers whose narrative ...

Winners of inaugural ATF Chinese Pitch third ATF Formats Pitch and second ATF Animation Pitch unveiled

  After two days of exciting on-stage pitches where finalists from various Asian countries presented their ideas to esteemed industry veterans, winners of the inaugural ATF Chinese Pitch, third ATF Formats Pitch and second ATF Animation Pitch were unveiled.   New concepts for Chinese theatrical movies Co-organised by Reed Exhibitions and G.H.Y Culture & Media, the ATF Chinese Pitch provides a platform for talents from around the world to expand into Chinese-...

Golden Globe Awards Nominees announced

  Our personal vote would go to "A Star is Born"...but here are the official nominations... This year's Best Picture - Drama nominees are Black Panther, BlacKkKlansman, Bohemian Rhapsody, If Beale Street Could Talk, and A Star Is Born. In the category of Best Picture - Musical or Comedy, the nominees are Crazy Rich Asians, The Favourite, Green Book, Mary Poppins Returns, and Vice. Dick Cheney biopic Vice&nbs...

New York Film Critics Circle winners announced; Roma Named Best Film

The New York Film Critics Circle voted today at the Film Society of Lincoln Center for its 2018 awards winners. The awards will be handed out during the annual ceremony on Monday, January 7, 2019 at Tao Downtown. Roma took home the prizes for Best Film and Best Cinematography, with Alfonso Cuarón also winning for Best Director. Regina Hall was selected as Best Actress for her role Support the Girls. Ethan Hawke was chosen as Best Actor for First Reformed. Special Awards were given t...

Kore-eda's Shoplifters Wins Best Feature Film at the 12th Asia Pacific Screen Awards

  Kore-eda Hirokazu’s Shoplifters (Manbiki Kazoku) was named Best Feature Film at the 12th Asia Pacific Screen Awards (APSA), The Award was accepted by producer Taguchi Hijiri at the glittering APSA ceremony in Brisbane, Australia. This is Kore-eda’s first APSA win and the first time a film from Japan has won the APSA for Best Feature Film. The film is Japan’s official submission for the Oscars®. In a spread of aw...

Winners at Festival des Trois Continents - Nantes

THE JURY LUCIE BORLETEAU, SHLOMI ELKABETZ, MAHAMAT-SALEH HAROUN, ANURAG KASHYAP This year, nine films competed to get an award. After the screening of TEL AVIV ON FIRE by Sameh ZOABI at the Grand T theater in Nantes, the jury of this 40th edition awarded the following prizes :   GOLDEN BALLOON sponsored by the City of Nantes  accompanied by a prize of 6,000 euros   MEMORIES OF MY BODY de Garin NUGROHO Fiction / 106’ /Indonésie...

Arlington International Film Festival Awards

AWARDS FOR AIFF 2018 Indie Filmmaker Awards   Best of Festival Feature | SKIDROW MARATHON Mark Hayes & Gabrielle Hayes | USA   Best of Festival Short | ARE YOU VOLLEYBALL? Mohammad Bakhshi | Iran   Best Short Documentary | WHIRLWIND Samantha Smith | USA   Best Feature Narrative | DIE BEST E ALLER WELTEN (The Best of All Worlds) Adrian Goiginger | Austria   Best Short Narrative | VIOLIN Konstantin Fam | Russia    Best Short Animation...

The 8th Kalasha TV & Film Awards winners

The 8th Kalasha TV & Film Awards winners were announced in a lavish gala event held in Nairobi, Safari Park Hotel graced by the crème de la crème of the film industry with other renowned guests drawn from government agencies and corporate blue chip firms. Cabinet Secretary in the Ministry of ICT Mr. Joe Mucheru was the chief Guest with remarks from Kenya Film Commission Chairman, Chris Foot and Ag. CEO Timothy Owase. ...

HIFF38 Audience Award Winners announced

NARRATIVE FEATURE AUDIENCE AWARD WINNER: SHOPLIFTERS directed by Hirokazu Kore-eda: After one of their shoplifting sessions, a poor family come across a little girl freezing in the cold, and although initially reluctant, welcome her into their home. Though happy together, an unforeseen incident begins to unravel hidden secrets and test the bonds that unite them. From Palme d’Or-winning director Hirokazu Kore-eda, SHOPLIFTERS tells a breathtaking story of family and love told across four ...

Winners Announced for Fall 2018 SFFILM Westridge Grants – $100,000 Awarded

  $100,000 Awarded to Support US-Based Independent Filmmakers Developing Narrative Feature Screenplays SFFILM, in partnership with the Westridge Foundation, announced today the projects that will receive a total of $100,000 in funding in the latest round of SFFILM Westridge Grants. Five filmmaking teams were granted funding to help support the screenwriting and project development stages of their narrative feature films. SFFILM Westridge Grants, which are awarded twice annually, are ...

Apichatpong Weerasethakul Receives 2018 FIAF Award for Advocacy and Activism in Film Preservation

  Frédéric Maire and Thai filmmaker, Cannes Palme d'Or Winner:  Apichatpong Weerasethakul International Federation of Film Archives (FIAF) Celebrates 80th Anniversary in a Special Ceremony Re-Affirming Core Mission and Honoring the Thai Palme d'Or Winner   FIAF, the International Federation of Film Archives, presented its 2018 FIAF Award to Thai filmmaker Apichatpong Weerasethakul yesterday Monday, November 19th at a special ceremony held a...

Stockholm International Film Festival’s Audience Award 2018 goes to Capernaum by Nadine Labaki

After the 29th edition of Stockholm International Film Festival wrapped on Sunday, we now have the pleasure to announce that the Audience Award 2018 goes to Capernaum by Nadine Labaki. The film was also presented with the Aluminum Horse for Best Script and was one of the most watched films during this year’s festival.    Capernaum by Nadine Labaki is the audience's favorite film, and was also awarded an Aluminum Horse for Best Script at Stockholm International Film Fe...

Award winners at the 21st annual Montreal International Documentary Festival (RIDM)

The Montreal International Documentary Festival (RIDM) ends tomorrow, November 18. The award winners for this 21st edition were announced during the closing ceremony that took place this evening at the Concordia University's Alumni Auditorium. GRAND PRIZE FOR BEST INTERNATIONAL FEATURE presented by Bell Media. Hale County This Morning, This Evening by RaMell Ross                SPECIAL JURY PRIZE – INTERNATI...

Hawai HIFF38 Jury Award Winners Announced!

KAU KA HŌKŪ Award Winner: PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF DESIRE directed by Hao Wu The jury award winners were announced at the HIFF Awards Gala, which was held at the Halekulani last night. Jury awards for KAU KA HŌKŪ (Emerging Filmmaker), MADE IN HAWAII Features and Shorts, Overall Best Short Film, and NETPAC Awards were presented.    NETPAC Award Winner: STILL HUMAN directed by Oliver Siu Kuen Chan     ...

Reason wins the IDFA Award for Best Feature-Length Documentary

The award ceremony for the 31st edition of the festival took place in Amsterdam's Stadsschouwburg. Reason by Anand Patwardhan won the IDFA Award for Best Feature-Length Documentary, and Los Reyes by Bettina Perut and Iván Osnovikoff won the IDFA Special Jury Award for Feature-Length Documentary.  Giacinto Scelsi. The First Motion of the Immovable by Sebastiano d'Ayala Valva was awarded the IDFA Award for Best First A...

The Film Independent Spirit Awards announced their 2019 nominations

Gemma Chan (Crazy Rich Asians) and Molly Shannon (Private Life, SNL) unveil the nominees of the 2019 Film Independent Spirit Awards on November 16 in Los Angeles.   BEST FEATURE “Eighth Grade” “First Reformed” “If Beale Street Could Talk” “Leave No Trace” “You Were Never Really Here” BEST DIRECTOR Debra Granik, “Leave No Trace” Barry Jenkins, “If Beale Street Could Talk” Tamar...

Seville Film Festival Awards

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  The Jury of the OFFICIAL SECTION of Seville European Film Festival 2018, composed by Nerea Barros, Russ B. Collins, Marion Döring, Inés Nofuentes and Jonás Trueba have decided to award the following films:  The latest, and very controversial, Golden Bear at the Berlin Festival comes to the #15FestivalSevilla: 'Touch Me Not' uses radicalness to talk about sex as therapy for overcoming trauma. A first film for Adina Pintilie, it dynamites all expectations w...

35th Tehran International Short Film Festival announces winners

The 35th Tehran International Short Film Festival (TISFF) announces winners at national and international categories.   The closing ceremony of the 35th TISFF was held in Milad Tower in west of Tehran on Nov 13, 2018.   Several top cinematic officials and actors, including Mohammad Mehdi Heidarian, the Director of the Cinema Organization of Iran, Alireza Reza-Dad, Mohammad Mahdi Tabatabaei, Ebrahin Daroghe Zadeh, Ladan Mostofi and Mahtab Keramati, etc. were also attending the cerem...

Firecrackers Wins Best Film and Best Actress at Stockholm International Film Festival 2018 - Awards announced tonight

  Earlier this evening, the winners of the 29th Stockholm International Film Festival where announced during an award ceremony at Social At Six in the Swedish capital. The festival’s big winner was the Canadian director Jasmin Mozaffari, whose feature debut Firecrackers was awarded the prestigious Bronze Horse for Best Film as well as the award for Best Actress. Vitaly Mansky’s documentary Putin’s Witnesses about the Russian president’s controversial rise to powe...
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