Pro Tools
•Register a festival or a film
Submit film to festivals Promote for free or with Promo Packages

FILMFESTIVALS | 24/7 world wide coverage

Welcome !

Enjoy the best of both worlds: Portal for Film & Festival News, exploring the best of the festivals community.  

An adventure exploring, from dreams to reality, the emerging talents in our community.

Launched in 1995, relentlessly connecting films to festivals, reporting and promoting festivals worldwide.

A brand new website will soon be available. Covid-19 is not helping, stay safe meanwhile.

For collaboration, editorial contributions, or publicity, please send us an email here

User login

|FRENCH VERSION|

RSS Feeds 

Martin Scorsese Masterclass in Cannes

 

 

Presenting the website

 

Vanessa McMahon


Vanessa is a novel writer, screenwriter, rep and a film producer. She shares her discoveries and film surprises. :-)

 


feed

Periferic (Outbound) wins the Golden Alexander!

 

 

Last night on December 11, 2010, the 51st Thessaloniki Film Festival
awarded its prizes for audience and jury awards to their pick for the
best films in competition at the festival. And Romania took most of the
awards. Between Bogdan George Apretri's 'Periferic' and Marian Crisan's
'Morgen', they took so many awards home their hands weren't enough to
hold them all! Find the list of the winners below:

STAY TUNED FOR PICTURES AND INTERVIEWS LATER COMING SOON!!!

51st Thessaloniki International Film Festival
December 3-12, 2010
THE AWARDS

The International Jury of the 51st Thessaloniki Film Festival comprised of:

Michel Demopoulos, Jury President, Film critic (Greece)
Mohamed Al-Daradji, Director (Iraq)
Scandar Copti, Director (Palestine)
Behrooz Hashemian, Producer (Iran/USA) and
Martin Schweighofer, Managing Director of the Austrian Film Commission (Austria)

Bestows:
THE AWARDS

Best Feature Film Award - Golden Alexander
(20.000 euros)

PERIFERIC (OUTBOUND)
By
BOGDAN GEORGE APETRI, Producer Alexandru Teodorescu,
Screenwriters Tudor Voican, Bogdan George Apetri - based on an idea by
Ioana Uricaru & Cristian Mungiu, Romania/Austria, 2010

Special Jury Award - Silver Alexander
(10.000 euros)

ATTENBERG
By
ATHINA RACHEL TSANGARI, Producers Angelos Venetis,
Iraklis Mavroidis, Yorgos Lanthimos, Athina Rachel Tsangari, Maria
Hatzakou, Screenwriter Athina Rachel Tsangari, Greece, 2010

Special Jury Award for Originality and Innovation - Bronze Alexander
(5.000 euros)

JEAN GENTIL
By
LAURA AMELIA GUZMAN & ISRAEL CARDENAS, Producers
Pablo Cruz, Bärbel Mauch, Israel Cardenas, Laura Amelia Guzman,
Screenwriters Israel Cardenas, Laura Amelia Guzman, Mexico/Dominican
Republic/Germany, 2010

Best Director Award

to
MARIAN CRISAN

for
MORGEN, Producer Anca Puiu, Screenwriter Marian Crisan, Romania/France/Hungary, 2010

Best Screenplay Award

to
MAREK LECHKI

for ERRATUM by Marek Lechki, Producer Marek Lechki, Poland, 2010

Best Actress Award

to
ANA ULARU

in
PERIFERIC (Outbound), by Bogdan George Apetri, Producer
Alexandru Teodorescu, Screenwriters Tudor Voican, Bogdan George Apetri -
based on an idea by Ioana Uricaru & Cristian Mungiu,
Romania/Austria, 2010

Best Actor Award ex aequo

to
ANDRAS HATHAZI and YILMAZ YALCIN

in MORGEN by Marian Crisan, Producer Anca Puiu, Screenwriter Marian Crisan, Romania/France/Hungary, 2010

Artistic Achievement Award

ZEFIR (ZEPHYR)
By
BELMA BAS, Producers Seyhan Kaya, Birol Akbaba, Screenwriter Belma Bas, Turkey, 2010

FIPRESCI AWARDS

The 51st International Thessaloniki Film Festival FIPRESCI (The International Federation of Film Critics) jury comprised of:

Annika Gustafsson, President (Sweden)
Dubravka Lakic (Serbia)
Minou Moshiri (Iran)
Chris Patmore (UK) and
Tasos Retzios (Greece)

Bestows the FIPRESCI awards:

For a film in the International Competition Section 2010 to

MORGEN
By
MARIAN CRISAN, Producer Anca Puiu, Screenwriter Marian Crisan, Romania/France/Hungary, 2010

For a film in the Greek Films 2010 section to

APNIA (APNEA)
By
ARI BAFALOUKA, Producers Ari Bafalouka, Elisavet Tsouhtidi, Screenwriter Yiannis Tsiros, Greece, 2010

HUMAN VALUES AWARD
(7.500 euros)

The Hellenic Parliament TV Channel bestows the award to a film of the Independence Days ID-10 section,

LOS LABIOS (THE LIPS)
by
IVAN FUND & SANTIAGO LOZA, Producers Ivan Eibuszyc, Ivan Fund, Santiago Loza, Screenwriters Ivan Fund & Santiago Loza, Argentina, 2010

FISCHER AUDIENCE AWARDS

For a film in the International Competition section
(3.000 euros)

APNEA

by
ARI BAFALOUKA, Greece, 2010

For a film in the Greek Films section
(3.000 euros)

KANENAS (NOBODY)
By
CHRISTOS NIKOLERIS, Producer Yiannis Exintaris, Screenwriter Panayiotis Iosifelis, Greece, 2010

For a film in the Balkan Survey section
(2.000 euros)

CIRKUS COLUMBIA
By
DANIS TANOVIC, Producers Cedomir Kolar, Amra Baksic
Camo, Marc Bachet, Mirsad Purivatra, Screenwriters Danis Tanovic, Ivica
Dikic - based on the novel Cirkus Colombia by Ivica Dikic,
Bosnia&Herzegovina/France/UK/Germany/Slovenia/Belgium, 2010

For a film in the Open Horizons section
(2.000 euros)

EN GANSKE SNILL MAN (A SOMEWHAT GENTLE MAN)
By
HANS PETTER MOLAND, Producers Finn Gjerdrum, Stein B. Kvae, Screenwriter Hans Petter Moland, Norway, 2010

CINEMA AND THE CITY AWARD
(10.000 euros)

The Municipality of Thessaloniki bestows the award to a film of the International Competition section,

JO POUR JONATHAN (JO FOR JONATHAN)
By
MAXIME GIROUX, Producer Paul Barbeau, Screenwriters Alexandre Laferriere, Maxime Giroux, Canada, 2010

THE GREEK FILM CRITICS ASSOCIATION (PEKK) AWARD

The PEKK award for is given to

PERIFERIC (OUTBOUND)
By
BOGDAN GEORGE APETRI, Producer Alexandru Teodorescu,
Screenwriters Tudor Voican, Bogdan George Apetri - based on an idea by
Ioana Uricaru & Cristian Mungiu, Romania/Austria, 2010

Links

The Bulletin Board

> The Bulletin Board Blog
> Partner festivals calling now
> Call for Entry Channel
> Film Showcase
>
 The Best for Fests

Meet our Fest Partners 

Following News

Interview with AFM Director

 

Interview with Cannes Marche du Film Director 

 

Interview with the Parasite director

Brad Pitt and Leonard Maltin Interviewed

Filmfestivals.com dailies live coverage from


> Live from India
> Live from LA
> IFFI Goa
> Lost World Film Festival
> Locarno
> Toronto
> Venice
> San Sebastian
> BFI London

> Film Festival Days
> AFM
> Tallinn Black Nights

> Palm Springs Film Festival
> Kustendorf
> Rotterdam
> Sundance
Santa Barbara Film Festival SBIFF
> Berlin 
> Fantasporto
Amdocs
Houston WorldFest
 
Cannes / Marche du film online

Useful links for the indies:

Big files transfer
> Celebrities / Headlines / News / Gossip
> Clients References
> Crowd Funding
> Deals

> Festivals Trailers Park
> Film Commissions 
> Film Schools
> Financing
> Independent Filmmaking
> Motion Picture Companies and Studios
> Movie Sites
> Movie Theatre Programs
> Music/Soundtracks 
> Posters and Collectibles
> Professional Resources
> Screenwriting
> Search Engines
> Self Distribution
> Search sites – Entertainment
> Short film
> Streaming Solutions
> Submit to festivals
> Videos, DVDs
> Web Magazines and TV

A question for Jennifer Aniston from Richard Hobert winner at SBIFF 2020 :

> Other resources

+ SUBSCRIBE to the weekly Newsletter
+ Connecting film to fest: Marketing & Promotion
Special offers and discounts
Festival Waiver service
 

User images

About Vanessa McMahon

gersbach.net