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We, at filmfestivals.com, 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, Fantasporto, Global Content Baz...

Women take charge in front of and behind the camera at BJFF 2018

30TH ANNUAL FESTIVAL: NOVEMBER 7-19             ...

The 2018 Romanian Film Festival Seattle is coming to SIFF Cinema Uptown NOVEMBER 2-4

  Join us for the 5th Edition of The Romanian Film Festival Seattle, screening November 2-4 at SIFF Cinema Uptown.  This year's festival will carry the spirit of Halloween into November by taking viewers on a tour of Romania and its "Uncanny Worlds," starting with an Opening Night Gal...

Rome Film Fest kicks off with Bad Times at The El Royale by Drew Goddard

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  Antonio Monda: “Brisk tickets pre-sales: 8% increase in sold tickets”   Today, Thursday, October 18, the thirteenth edition of the Rome Film Fest will be up and running until October 28 under the artistic direction of Antonio Monda. The event is produced by Fondazione Cinema per Roma headed by Laura Delli Colli with Francesca Via, General Director. The Auditorium Parco della Musica will be the nerve centre of the showcase hosting screenings and the red carpet. Same as...

Dortmund | Cologne International Women's Film Festival 2019 appoints Dr. Maxa Zoller as new director

Silke Johanna Räbiger hands over reins to Dr. Maxa Zoller Silke J. Räbiger was appointed director of the Dortmund | Cologne International Women's Film Festival in 2007 but has been strongly linked to the Festival for over 30 years. She is now stepping down (see press date below) and handing over the role of festival director to Maxa Zoller. The first Festival with its new artistic director is scheduled to take place from 9 to 14 April 2019 in Dortmund. Silke J. Rä...

Rome Film Fest in the city, starting tomorrow, from the centre to the outskirts

The venues for the 13th edition   Since its first edition, Rome Film Fest has taken place at the Auditorium Parco della Musica. The building complex designed by Italian architect Renzo Piano will host most of the screenings (Sala Sinopoli, Sala Petrassi, Teatro Studio Gianni Borgna Sala SIAE, AuditoriumArte), and exhibitions (foyer Sinopoli and foyer Petrassi, with the exhibition “Three Minutes”). The 1,300 square metres of the avenue leading to the Cavea (an open-air a...

The Exhibitions at the 13th Rome Film Fest

  THREE MINUTES | AN EXHIBITION OF PHOTOGRAPHY BY RICCARDO GHILARDI Press Preview 18 October at 12:30 | Foyer Sala Sinopoli (Auditorium Parco della Musica) Photographer Riccardo Ghilardi’s passionate eye guides us through a journey punctuated with the best-known faces of cinema stars and catches them in the iconic locations that year after year showcase the dream factory of cinema: Cannes, Venice, Berlin, and Los Angeles, home of the Oscars® and the Golden Globes, as well as ...

The official poster of the 13th Rome Film Fest features Peter Sellers and his comic genius

  The official poster of the thirteenth Rome Film Fest, to be held from 18 to 28 October 2018 at the Auditorium Parco della Musica, features Peter Sellers.   Beloved by extremely diverse audiences, who have admired his extraordinary comic talent, the brilliant unpredictability of his performances and his excellent portrayal of dramatic roles, Peter Sellers is pictured as his most famous character, Inspector Jacques Clouseau, lead character of The Pink Panther series. The shot was ...

Hollywood Casting and Film launches a new screenplay competition and talent Summit

We, at filmfestivals.com, are happy to see our long time friend Jon Fitzgerald return with a festival project, Bruno Chatelin and Jon worked on a couple of occasions on th efestival circuit ! The HCF Screenplay Competition not only provides screenwriters with over $50,000 in cash and prize value, we are one of the only competitions that provides critical resources (locations, camera equipment) in helping screenwriters produce their scripts. The HCF Screenplay Competition was specifically d...

6th CIFF announces Jury and “Making the World a Better Place by Giving a Voice to the Unheard” again...

CFF 6TH ANNUAL JURY MEMBERS       The Chelsea Film Festival announces today the 6th Annual Jury presided by Actress, Screenwriter, Director Laura Gómez (Orange is The New Black, Show Me a Hero, Law & Order)...

World Highlights: astonishing films from all around the globe arrive to #LosCabos7

  COME AND SEE WHAT THE NEIGHBORS ARE DOING ...

The future of non-fiction film in the digital age / CTPiX18 / Nov 14 - 15

                non-fiction audiovisual storytelling reaches, engages and moves audiences in exponentially growing numbers worldwide. This trend is shaped by new modes of consumption and audience engagement, innovative technologies, competitive online platforms and hungry content markets around the world. Non-fiction film has developed a plethora of new formats, with micro-docs for social platforms, multi-part docu-series, VR/AR/MR, interactive, ...

The first Paleochora Lost World Short Film Festival commences 1-5 June 2019

The 1st Paleochora Lost World Short Film Festival launches in June 2019 in association with the Municipality of Kandanos-Selinou. The 'Lost World' of Paleochora nestles between the Mountains and Sea in South West Crete and is the perfect location for Filmmakers to convene to show their work, network with colleagues and enjoy our fabulous Cretan hospitality. We may be at the most southern point of Europe, but there are BIG Film things happening here and on the entire Island of Crete. Ou...

Our partner festival, the Chelsea Film Festival to open with The Broken Rose

Bruno Chatelin, who sits on the advisory Board of the CFF, is happy to share the news from our friend in NY: Ingrid Jean-Baptiste who runs the festival.     The opening film is The Broken Rose by Matthew McClelland 111 min | Drama | USA | 2018 (New York Premiere) Rose is a young girl who has grown up in foster care. Desperate to escape an abusive situation, she is saved by an older man named Shaka, but at what price? Film will be followed by Q&A with Actors and Writers/Produ...

The Into Film Festival returns this Autumn with nearly 3,000 free screenings and special events

“Into Film is a really brilliant initiative because anything that facilitates the arts in our current climate, particularly with regards to younger people, is really vital as we are seeing increasing cuts and less funding in schools.” Gwendoline Christie, Actor  Now in its sixth phenomenally successful year, having welcomed nearly half a million Primary and Secondary students and their teachers in 2017, the Into Film Festival returns this Autumn with nearly ...

Female Directors at Santa Fe Independent Film Festival

For the Santa Fe Independent Film Festival 10th Anniversary, we present an incredible selection of films by female directors. From foreign films to documentaries, comedies, to dramas, these features flaunt the creative talents of ladies in the film industry.  On Her Shoulders Directed by Alexandria Bombach This incredible documentary depicts Nadia Murad, the 23-year-old survivor of the...

SLO Film Fest is gearing up for its 25th Anniversary year!

    This fall, the SLO Film Fest is starting the party a little early with two special movie events that we hope you don’t miss! On Saturday, November 17 at SLO’s Fremont Theatre, legendary actress Katharine Ross will join The Malibu Coast Silent Film Orchestra to perform the exciting true story of “Kate Shelley and the Midnight Express,” before introducing the 1969 classic, Butch Cassid...

Doclisboa under pressures from two Embassies to remove films from its programme and resisting!

"DOCLISBOA WILL NOT ACCEPT EXTERNAL PRESSURES UPON ITS PROGRAMMING OR ITS POLITICAL POSITIONING"   Bruno Chatelin from filmfestivals.com supports the ethics of the DocLisboa Team and is happy to share their statement with our community. Feel free to react. Over the past two days, Doclisboa has received pressures from two Embassies to remove films from its programme, or to review texts in its materials. In particular, a film of the International Competition and texts relate...

Our partner's 6th Edition of the SR Socially Relevant™ Film Festival NY is already taking shape

The Sixth Annual Edition of the SR Socially Relevant™ Film Festival NY is already taking shape, with Women, Environment, Social Justice, Gender and Age Matters taking the front seat. Filmfestivals.com Bruno Chatelin salutes the wonderful achievements of the festival and looks forward to a continued relationship.   Submissions are still open for the festival to take place March 15-21, 2019 at Cinema Village and neighboring downtown Manhattan venues. We are expecting international ...

Paul Schrader, Mabel Cheung, Tillotama Shome and Paul Currie join jury at the 3rd International Film Festival & Awards • Macao

The International Film Festival & Awards • Macao (IFFAM) announced today that Paul Schrader, Mabel Cheung, Tillotama Shome and Paul Currie will join jury president Chen Kaige in deciding the winners of the International Competition programme at the 3rd edition of the festival.       The International Competition programme is dedicated exclusively to films by first and second time film makers and includes an award of 60,000 USD for best feature.   Lege...

Sometimes Always Never, starring Bill Nighy, Sam Riley, Jenny Agutter, Alice Lowe & Tim McInnerny - Screening at London Fest

Brand new trailer and images for Sometimes Always Never, starring Bill Nighy, Sam Riley, Jenny Agutter, Alice Lowe & Tim McInnerny - Screening at this year's BFI London Film Festival   Sometimes Always Never Trailer ...

The Apocalypse in Focus at 42nd Göteborg Film Festival 2019

   Is the world coming to an end? Temperatures and sea levels are rising, extreme weather is increasingly common. The reports keep coming in and there is an impending sense of doom. This is the backdrop to Göteborg Film Festival’s Focus: Apocalypse. Researchers use the term ‘Anthropocene’ to refer to the geological era we now find ourselves in as mankind leaves its indelible tracks on the planet. Planet Earth is undergoing far-reaching changes and n...

Gabriel Figueroa Film Fund announces the selected projects for #LosCabos7

by Bruno Chatelin Los Cabos International Film Festival has established itself as a proud ally for dozens of film and TV projects that have participated in the Gabriel Figueroa Film Fund (GFFF) over the years. The GFFF boosts projects in development and postproduction stages, and is a showcase to promote co-productions, distribution and exhibition; therefore, it constitutes a solid option to impulse the Mexican and North American film industry.   We are pleased to announce the 21 selec...

Christoph Waltz will be a special guest at the upcoming 2018 Virginia Film Festival,

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Two-time Academy Award-winning actor Christoph Waltz will be a special guest at the upcoming 2018 Virginia Film Festival, VAFF officials announced today. The Festival also announced program additions including Moonlight writer and director Barry Jenkins’ latest film, If Beale Street Could Talk, and Julian Schnabel’s At Eternity’s Gate, which stars Willem Dafoe as Vincent van Gogh. The Virginia Film Festival is a program of the University of Virginia and the Office of the ...

Director Mary Harron to receive the 2018 Stockholm Lifetime Achievement Award

Mary Harron became one of the biggest names in film with the cult classic American Psycho. This year, the Canadian director and screenwriter will be honored with the Stockholm Lifetime Achievement Award. Mary Harron will visit Stockholm International Film Festival to present her latest film Charlie Says and to accept the world’s heaviest film prize – the Bronze Horse.   This year’s Stockholm Lifetime Achievement Award is presented to Mary Harron with the motivation...


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