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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: Venice Production Bridge, FestForums Santa Barbara, AFM, Animaze, WoFF Glasgow, Tallinn Black Nights International Film Festival, UNAFF, Bridges Festival, Bahamas Int Film Festival, Houston WorldFest, Fantasporto, Global Content Bazar in Mumbai and Cannes Market of course. We also partner throughout the year with key film events which gathers the most p...

Pune International Film Festival (PIFF) is in full gear

Pune International Film Festival (PIFF) was started in 2002 with the idea of building and promoting a healthy film culture in Pune. Our objective is to give film lovers in the city access to global cinema and spark a cultural exchange. With discussions, lectures and master classes on varied topics related to the craft, we try to instil an academic flavour in the festival. Every edition of PIFF has a unique contemporary theme. Through categories like World Competition, Marathi Competition, Globa...

Monica Bellucci and Gina Lollobrigida to be Awarded by Filming on Italy in Los Angeles,

Filming on Italy in Los Angeles, a three day cultural event, is honoring on Jan 31 and February 1st 2018, Monica Bellucci and Gina Lollobrigida with the Filming on Italy and IIC (Italian Institute of Culture) Los Angeles Creativity awards as a recognition for their excellency in the world. . Filming on Italy will be screening the movie “MALÈNA” by Giuseppe Tornatore, who made Monica Bellucci an international star, and the US premiere of the movie “ON THE MILKY ROAD&r...

The 16th Hong Kong - Asia Film Financing Forum announces new projects

Three new countries to be represented for the first time this year                                                                        &nbs...

Full Programme Announced For Glasgow Film Festival 2018 Industry Focus Strand

T2: Trainspotting and 28 Weeks Later producer Andrew Macdonald and Hollywood casting director Kerry Barden to deliver Industry Spotlight talks BAFTA panel to discuss gender imbalance and Women in Film & Television UK will look at the urgent issue of harassment in the industry Industry Focus 2018 runs from 28 February to 2 March and is open to people at all stages of their career   The full programme has been announced for Glasgow Film Festival 2018 Industry Focus strand. Bringing...

The Annapolis Film Festival announces this year’s festival theme Voices Strong. Minds Open.

The Annapolis Film Festival announces this year’s festival theme Voices Strong. Minds Open. The first film to be announced on the slate: “Sammy Davis Jr.: I’ve Gotta Be Me,” which will screen at the fest’s African American Experience Showcase on March 23 at Maryland Hall. The film features 60 years of footage spotlighting the iconic singer, dancer, actor and comic’s life. Remarkable talent was seen at his first onstage performance at just three years old, s...

Protagonist Pictures has appointed Isabelle Stewart as Head of Acquisitions

Protagonist Pictures has appointed Isabelle Stewart as Head of Acquisitions with immediate effect, it was announced today by CEO Dave Bishop. The appointment comes ahead of a busy year for the international finance, production and sales company as it seeks to expand its critically acclaimed sales slate for the upcoming markets.   Reporting to Bishop, Stewart will oversee the procurement of the kinds of prestige titles that have become synonymous with the Protagonist brand. She will atte...

We are very happy to welcome Viennale new artistic director: Eva Sangiorgi

          After having been chosen by the Viennale board to succeed Hans Hurch as Viennale Director and having been appointed by the City Counselor Andreas Mailath-Pokorny, the 39 year old Italian was introduced to the press this morning. "The Viennale festival is an iconic event that rounds off the year’s calendar of film events and has been important to me fo...

Thailand welcomes record number of international feature films in 2017

In 2017, Thailand welcomed 80 international feature film productions to Thailand. This is an increase on 2016, which saw 50 incoming feature films, and the highest figure ever. (The previous record was 2013, with 67 incoming feature films.) Including television productions and advertising, overall 730 productions visited Thailand. Productions from China contributed to the strong results. 65 productions from China visited Thailand, matching last year's number. There were 52 productions ...

The Alliance Française French Film Festival, returns to Adelaide’s Palace Nova Eastend Cinemas from 22 March to 15 April 2018.

    Australia’s most evocative cultural film event, the Alliance Française French Film Festival, returns to Adelaide’s Palace Nova Eastend Cinemas from 22 March to 15 April 2018.  Celebrating its 29th season and running across seven cities and two satellite locations from late February to early April 2018, the Festival, which screens at Palace Cinemas throughout Australia, is proudly presented by th...

Nordisk Film & TV Fond Prize nominees and jury unveiled

  Five Nordic drama series have been selected to compete for the SEK 200,000 (€20,000) Nordisk Film & TV Fond Prize, which will be presented at TV Drama Vision in Göteborg. The award for outstanding writing of a Nordic drama series, funded by Nordisk Film & TV Fond, will be handed out for the second time in Göteborg. One drama series each from Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden, is nominated for the award, wh...

From IFP Executive Director Joana Vicente

    Dear Friends of IFP,   Stories have the power to transform us and our world. 2017 revealed this truth to us again and again in remarkable and unexpected ways.   As we begin the new year, we reaffirm our convicti...

Cucalorus seeks is recruiting the Development Director for the Festival

Good news!! Cucalorus seeks an outgoing, motivated, and detail-oriented human for the position of Development Director to lead fundraising efforts that support the foundation’s programming, communications and operational activities. The Development Director works in a collaborative environment with other key staff at Jengo’s Playhouse in historic downtown Wilmington, North Carolina. The Cucalorus Development Director manages multiple fundraising campaigns including grants, spons...

Here’s the Program for the 2018 Göteborg Film Festival!

  A press conference held at 1 p.m. today marked the release of the program for the 41st Göteborg Film Festival, the largest film festival in the Nordic countries. The festival will show 399 films from 78 countries during 11 intense days, January 26–February 5. In addition there will be seminars, discussions, parties and live music. The tickets will be released to festival members on January 11 and to the general publi...

Arclight Films: Michelle Krumm Joins Arclight Films To Run Australian Office

Leading independent financing and international sales company Arclight Films today announced that executive Michelle Krumm has joined the company as Head of Australian Operations and Worldwide Acquisitions. In her new position at Arclight Films, Krumm will oversee the company’s Australian co-production operation out of the Sydney office and handle worldwide acquisitions for the finance and sales company. Michelle will report to Arclight Films’ CEO Gary Hamilton.   Hamilton s...

10th Jaipur International Film Festival-JIFF 2018 opens

  Much awaited JIFF 2018 finally opened in a magnificent manner; for all the Film enthusiasts; Cinema lovers and fans. For next four days; many National – International Films would be screened at Golcha Cinema and Manipal University. The Film Festival has been started, with lighting the lamp at Golcha Cinema. Surendra Bohra, Rajeev Arora, Sandeep Sancheti [President Manipal University], Mark Plain and JIFF Found...

AMEC 2018 - Melody Sweets to perform - A&R Worldwide to present Music Counsel of the Year Award

The world of music will take a prominent role at the Association of Media & Entertainment Counsel (AMEC) of the Year Awards to be held in Manhattan Beach on January 25, 2018.  AMEC announced today that A&R Worldwide will present the prestigious “Music Counsel of the Year” Award at their AMEC Awards ceremony at their annual black-tie event later this month.  Globally recognized as the leading music producer and management record label, A&R Worldwide is known for...

Malibu Fest ready to kick off in a week

  18TH MALIBU FILM FESTIVAL presented by LITTLE BEACH HOUSE MALIBU | SOHO HOUSE JANUARY 13-14, 2018 (MALIBU, CA) 18th Malibu Film Festival presented by Little Beach House Malibu | Soho House returns to Malibu January 13-14 with creenings and events at Malibu Civic Theater. The 2018 festival commences with Academy Award Nominee Josh Brolin hosting the Opening Film from Malibu local Emmy award-winning filmmakers Paul Taublieb, Susan Cooper and Jon Freeman. Bryan Fogel’s Icaru...

Moonlight Screening of the documentary TAKE EVERY WAVE: The Life of Laird Hamilton

Rory Kennedy’s exhilarating Sundance documentary will have its Australian premiere at Moonlight Cinemas on January 6, 2018!   Push your limits. Change the game.     Filmmaker Rory Kennedy tracks the remarkable life and legendary career of big wave surfer Laird Hamilton. Much admired by the public, though often disdained or ignored by the surf industry itself, Laird is a unique sports icon—an athlete who has refused to compete professionally yet has do...

Göteborg Film Festival will be celebrating its 41st edition next january

Scandinavia's leading film festival! Göteborg Film Festival will be celebrating its 41st edition Jan 26-Feb 5, 2018. 450 films from 80 countries will be screened during eleven days. In 2018 the festival will turn a spotlight to the subject nationalism. Alicia Vikander is this year's Nordic Honorary Dragon Award recipient. Nordic Film Market, Feb 1-4. Take part of brand new films, works in progress, projects in development, the annual Nostradamus Report and much more. T...

DIFF closed with the force...

DIFF CLOSES WITH FULL FORCE ON the RED CARPET 140 films from near and far brought cinephiles, film fans and industry professionals together Final day recognises excellence in regional filmmaking with Muhr Awards announced Eight days of DIFF’s trademark silver-screen magic closed today with an epic Closing Night Gala, marking the close of the 14th edition of the Festival. DIFF took over the city between 6 – 13 December with screenings of 140 films from globally acclaimed filmmake...

2018 ECA Conference announced

The Event Cinema Association’s annual conference is taking place on 7th February 2018 at Vue West End in Leicester Square, London. A highlight of the Event Cinema industry calendar, the conference is now in its 5th year and brings together a diverse range of content producers, technical providers, distributors and exhibitors from all over the world. Usual attendance is around 300 from 20 territories. Tickets will be on sale via the ...

A Cinema of Dreams A festival about Dreams

January 25, 2018. The Gene Frankel Theatre (24 Bond Street), one of only a few surviving independent theaters in Manhattan, is hosting Secrets of the Deep: DREAMS on FILM, a short film festival fully dedicated to exploring relationships between cinema and the dream experience.  Ten films, each between 5 and 10 minutes long, are selected from among narrative, music video, documentary, and experimental genres.   Producer of the event is Lower East Side indie filmmaker Jeffrey Wengrofsk...



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