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

Sofia International Film Festival 2011

 

 

Sofia, Bulgaria hosts its 15th International Film Festival this year on the dates 4-13th March 2011. One of the most important film festivals on the festival map, it features not only top international films but Eastern European and Bulgarian national cinema as well. Various industry professionals from the international cinema world will attend to support and/or present their films in competition at the festival. 

The SIFF 2011 festival officially opened on 4th March in the National Palace of Culture's Hall 1 with the Oscar nominated film (and winner of Best Actress award for Natalie Portman) BLACK SWAN. The days following will will have screenings of nearly 200 films. Festival competitions include an International Competition for best film and second best film, Balkan Competition, New Bulgarian Cinema, Jamesom Award for shorts in Bulgarian national cinema and much more. 

Many award winning filmmakers are scheduled to attend, such as Oscar winning Danis Tanovic (NO MAN'S LAND, 2002) who will present the award for Best Balkan Film. He will also present his new film, CIRKUS COLUMBIA (2010), at the close of the festival on March 12th after the awards ceremony. (Read an interview with actress Jelena Stupljanin... on her role in the film here: http://www.fest21.com/en/blog/vanessa_mcmahon/cirkus_columbia)

Other award winners to attend SIFF 2011 include: Semih Kaplanoglu (BAL, Turkey, 2009) and Florin Serban (IF I WANT TO WHISTLE, I WHISTLE, 2009), actress Claudia Cardinale, Andrzei Zulawski, Goran Paskaljevic and Vladimir Paskaljevic. Milcho Manchevski will present his latest film MOTHERS (2010), (read more here on 'Mothers': http://www.fest21.com/en/blog/vanessa_mcmahon/mothers_milcho)

To read more about SIFF 2011, visit their site at: http://siff.bg/index.php?page=page&id=2 -

written by Vanessa McMahon March 07, 2011

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