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Quincy Jones to receive coveted 'Ischia Legend Award 2018'

  The Board of the Ischia Arts Academy today confirmed that Quincy Jones has been named recipient of the 2018 "Ischia William Walton Music Legend Award” in recognition of his monumental contributions to the arts industry throughout a sixty-year career as a world-renowned musician, film producer, entertainment company executive and humanitarian. Jones will accept his award the evening of July 18th at ceremonies during the 16th annual Ischia Global Film & Music Festival...

Key dates for the 91st Oscars to be held Sunday, February 24, 2019

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THE ACADEMY AND ABC ANNOUNCE KEY DATES FOR 91ST OSCARS® THE OSCARS AIRS LIVE SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2019 ON THE ABC TELEVISION NETWORK   LOS ANGELES, CA — The Academy and the ABC Television Network today announced key dates for the 91st Oscars®. The Academy Awards® presentation will air live on ABC on Oscar® Sunday, February 24, 2019. Academy key dates for the 2018 Awards season are:   Sunday, November 18, 2018            ...

New Oscars® rules and campaign regulations for the 91st Academy Awards

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The Academy’s Board of Governors has approved Oscars® rules and campaign regulations for the 91st Academy Awards®. Submission deadlines for awards eligibility have been changed.  There is now one submission deadline – Monday, October 1, 2018 – for the Animated Feature Film, Documentary Feature, Documentary Short Subject, Foreign Language Film, Animated Short Film and Live Action Short Film categories.  The submission deadline for Best Picture and all oth...

Film Fest Gent will honour Philippe Sarde's impressive career with a Lifetime Achievement Award

Within the framework of the upcoming World Soundtrack Awards Gala, Film Fest Gent will honour Philippe Sarde's impressive career with a Lifetime Achievement Award followed by a tribute to Sarde's film music. The French composer is known for an immense variety and richness in his scores, ranging from impressive symphonic work to pure jazz. Sarde has worked with several world-famous directors such as Claude Sautet, Bertrand Tavernier, Yves Boisset, André Téchiné...

Living in the Future's Past received two Awards in Cannes during the World Peace & Tolerance Awards Brunch

The two prizes for jeff Bridges' film Living in the Future's Past by Susan Kucera were accepted by Lise Romanoff (Vision Films) and Bruno Chatelin. With Angélique Monet and Karl Bardosh.   WORLD PEACE & TOLERANCE BRUNCH HELD AT AMERICAN PAVILION Films with the late Peter O’Toole and Academy Award winner Jeff Bridges honored during Festival de Cannes with a United Nations supported organization having ECOSOC status. New Generation In Action’s AFI Wo...

World Peace & Tolerance Awards Brunch during Festival de Cannes

The two prizes for jeff Bridges' film Living in the Future's Past by Susan Kucera were accepted by Lise Romanoff (Vision Films) and Bruno Chatelin. With Angélique Monet and Karl Bardosh. WORLD PEACE & TOLERANCE BRUNCH HELD AT AMERICAN PAVILION Films with the late Peter O’Toole and Academy Award winner Jeff Bridges honored during Festival de Cannes with a United Nations supported organization having ECOSOC status. New Generation In Action’s AFI World Peace Initia...

4th Annual Mammoth Lakes Film Festival Announces Award Winners

Winners Include “My Name is Myeisha,” “Tower. A Bright Day” and “White Tide” The 4th Annual Mammoth Lakes Film Festival (MLFF) announced this year’s juried and audience award winners at the Closing Night Award Ceremony at the Sierra Event Center in Mammoth Lakes on Sunday, May 27, 2018. The festival, held from May 23-27, screened over 70 films, including 63 in MLFF’s competition categories. Each of the festival winners received an Orson the Bear...

Academy Award Winner Melissa Leo Honored at 4th Annual Mammoth Lakes Film Festival

  Leo receives the “Sierra Spirit Award for Acting”during a special tribute on May 26   At the Mammoth Lakes Film Festival (MLFF) actress and Academy Award winner Melissa Leo received the Sierra Spirit Award for Acting during a special tribute which took place on Saturday, May 26. The tribute consisted of a screening of Leo’s film, Frozen River, followed by a moderated conversation and award presentation. Leo is best known for her Academy Award winning perf...

Best Shorts Competition - EVER!

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Best Short Film Competition - EVER!   Writers judge filmmakers and filmmakers judge writers. It’s that simple! We fund you to collaborate. We let the community decide.   Up to $10,000 for the short script. Up to $25,000 for the filmmaker to shoot it.   Writers can't judge writers.  Filmmakers can't judge filmmakers. Everyone receives a massive amount of feedback.   The filmmaker owns 100% of the film. Writersandfilmmakers.com owns 0%.   Visi...

2018 iVIE Awards & Student Film Festival

    Congratulations to all the 2018 winning students, teachers & schools of Media Arts Center San Diego’s 17th Annual iVIE Student Film Awards & Festival! CATEGORY: Cross Curricular Elementary School “CHRISTMAS TRADITIONS” from CENTRAL ELEMENTARY. Middle School “THE NIGHTMARE BEFORE THE ESSAY” from MISSION ESTANCIA MIDDLE SCHOOL. High School “SUPPORT” from CORONADO HIGH SCHOOL. CATEGORY: Documentary: Elementary Sc...

New music award category will debut at this year’s Asia Pacific Screen Awards.

Pictured: Nawres Alfreh performing at the 11th Asia Pacific Screen Awards.     APSA ANNOUNCES NEW AWARD CATEGORY & INTERNATIONAL ALLIANCE Today, we announced that a new music award category will debut at this year’s Asia Pacific Screen Awards. The announcement was made at an APSA Academy event at Cannes Film Festival, which was attended by international industry guests and APSA Academy members with titles currently in Cann...

Taipei wins at The Mexico International Film Festival

Taipei won 2018 Bronze Palm Award at The Mexico International Film Festival   The Mexico International Film Festival and Awards has become an important awards event within the film industry and a centerpiece for promoting and growing the thriving arts and culture community of Mexico. Founded on the premise that the language of film is universal and a dynamic force in bridging cultural understanding, the event celebrates and recognizes the very best of international inde...

The 2018 Ecumenical Jury awards its Prize to Capharnaüm by Nadine Labaki with special mention to Spike Lee's Blackkklansman

The 2018 Ecumenical Jury awards its Prize to : CAPHARNAÜM by Nadine Labaki (Official Competition) Throughout the Competition, it is women and children, ...

Queer Palm and Camera d’Or to Lukas Dhont's "Girl"

An event that Cannes has still not acknowledged as an official parallel event even if it at Berlin and Venice is the “Queer Palm Award”. This is important in the struggle for inclusion of LGBTQI representation. This year the award went to "Girl" - Lukas Dhont, a bold narrative on a trans teen ballerina (Victor Polster). Selected for “Un Certain Regard” the film won best artistic interpretation (Victor Polster) - non-gender specific for the first time. It is al...

Save The Date for the 19th Annual Golden Trailer Awards

      Prepare for the 19th Edition of  The Golden Trailer Awards.   19th Annua...

Cannes in Focus with Final Awards

Wishing you all much success in Cannes the N°1 film event in the World which we have been covering since 1995, becoming the N°1 online trade publication for the Cannes Market and Festival (over 600 articles last edition)! Read this online     FOLLOW US ON THE SOCIAL NETWORKS:  &n...

The International Critics' Prizes in Cannes Film Festival 2018

The jury of the International Federation of Film Critics, FIPRESCI, has awarded the International Critics' Prize to the following films presented at the 71tst Cannes Film Festival: In the Official Selection: Competition: Buh-Ning (Burning) by Lee Chang-Dong A visually stunning film and an emotionally complex comment on contemporary society. Un Certain Regard: Girl by Lukas Dhont For its bold integrity in tackling gender issues and displaying incredible poise – from a f...

Girl by Lukas Dhont (Un certain regard selection) wins the Queer Palm in Cannes

The Queer Palm is an independently sponsored prize for selected LGBT-relevant films entered into the Cannes Film Festival. The award recognizes a film for its treatment of LGBT themes and gleans from among those films nominated or entered under Official Selection, Un Certain Regard, International Critics' Week, Directors' Fortnight and the ACID section.   The 2018 jury is headed by Syl...

AmPav Announces Emerging Filmmaker Winners

  Since 1989, The American Pavilion has offered opportunities in Cannes to film students from around the world. The 2018 Emerging Filmmaker Showcase will provide an opportunity for emerging filmmakers to have their works seen by Cannes Festival and Film Market attendees. Prizes will be awarded to filmmakers and the top twenty-seven films will be screened in a special “Emerging Filmmaker” showcase at The American Pavilion in Cannes.     WINNERS INCLUDE: Emergin...

Palm Dog Wamiz goes to "Dog Man" de Matteo Garrone

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Un Certain Regard 2018 Prizes

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Closing Ceremony Critics Week

Charles Tesson & Charlotte Lipinska, Cérémonie de clôture Awards ceremony   Prix SACD SACD Award  WOMAN AT WAR Alex Lutz remettant le Prix Canal + giving the Canal + Award   ...

Bertrand Bonello and the Jury have announced the winners of the 21st Cinéfondation Selection

  The Cinéfondation and Short Films Jury headed by Bertrand Bonello and including Khalil Joreige, Valeska Grisebach, Alanté Kavaïté and Ariane Labed, has awarded the 2018 Cinéfondation Prizes during a ceremony held in the Buñuel Theatre, followed by the screening of the winning films. The Cinéfondation Selection consisted of 17 student films, chosen out of 2 426 entries coming from 512 film schools around the world.     &...

“Pierre Angénieux ExcelLens in Cinematography” Tribute to Edward Lachman

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In the presence of Todd Haynes, Michael Pitt, Élodie Bouchez Nahuel Pérez Biscayart, Àstrid Bergès-Frisbey   Tribute to Edward Lachman   Friday 18 May 2018 Buñuel Theatre, Palais des Festivals - 8 pm  Every year, the “Pierre Angénieux ExcelLens in Cinematography” ceremony turns the spotlight on a director of photography whose work has marked the history of world cinema. Since its inception in 2013 tribute has be...
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