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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 and forums. Our contribu...

Asian cinema icon BRIGITTE LIN CHING HSIA in Udine for the official opening of FEFF20!

20/28 April 2018 – Udine – Teatro Nuovo & Visionario  FAR EAST FILM FESTIVAL 20  Asian cinema icon BRIGITTE LIN CHING HSIA in Udine for the official opening of FEFF 20!  Brigitte Lin Ching Hsia to receive the Golden Mulberry Lifetime Achievement Award and  Far East Film to set up a specialdedicated retrospective – the restored version of Cloud of Romance, European Premiere, among the titles. Centro Espressioni Cinematografiche opted to...

Balkan New Film Festival 2018 15-18 february

        BANEFF 2018 GUESTS:   Go...

HFFNY returns to NYC for its 19th edition-featuring a 12-day program

                HAVANA FILM FESTIVAL NEW YORK - APRIL 6-17, 2018 Celebrating Latin American Cinema since 2000   HFFNY returns to NYC for its 19...

21st edition of the NY Sephardic Jewish Film Festival March 5th - 15th 2018

The 21st anniversary edition of the NY Sephardic Jewish Film Festival features compelling stories and evocative documentaries about Iraqi, Syrian, Mexican, Egyptian, Israeli, French, Tunisian, Ethiopian, and Greek communities         The American Sephardi Federation’s NY Sephardic Jewish Film Festival showcases contemporary voices steeped in the history, traditions, and rich mosaic culture of Greater Sephardic ...

Bertolucci's 'The Last Emperor' Returns To Hollywood

A Tribute to Bertolucci Will Be Included in the 13th Edition of the LA, Italia Fest    LOS ANGELES, January 25 – Thirty years after its triumphant nine-Oscar romp, Bernardo Bertolucci’s “The Last Emperor” will be back in Hollywood for a special screening as part of the 13th edition of the Los Angeles, Italia – Film Fashion and Art Fest.  The 2018 festival will take place the week preceding the Oscars (February 25-March 2) at the Chinese Six Theatr...

Mumbai International Film Festival reports

MIFF Director moved to IIMC MIFF Director moved to IIMC After a very short stint as Festival Director at MIFF and Additional Director General, Films Division, Manish Desai moves nest week to the Indian Instiuteof Mass Communication, New Dehi, as Additional Director General. He has sent a goodbye note to journalists, including this writer. "Hi,  It has been a decade long association with my friends from Media in Mumbai. My 10 years stint gave me an unprecedented expo...

FICCI FRAMES 2018 reports

FICCI FRAMES 2018, III: Samuel Scott says TV is not dead, nor is it dying FICCI FRAMES 2018, III: Samuel Scott says TV is not dead, nor is it dying A star attraction at FICCI FRAMES 2018 will be Samuel Scott, who will shine a ray of hope amidst doomsday pundits and make a case that ‘TV is neither dead nor is it not dying.’ Marketing Keynote Speaker and Tech Contrarian, Scott is a former journalist​, ​newspaper editor, ​​and director of marketing and commun...

16th Third Eye Asian Film Festival full reports

  16th Third Eye Asian Film Festival: XI 16th Third Eye Asian Film Festival: XI Sixteen years is a long time in the life of a film festival. It seems an even bigger achievement when you consider the upheavals that the Third Eye Asian Film Festival has undergone during its tenure. In fact, it is a miracle that it has continued, against all odds. Asian Film Foundation, headed by Kiran Shantaram, son of late V. Shantaram, remains the driving force, as does Sudhir...

The first features of The Imagine Film Festival are revealed!

We announce the first details of our 2018 programme! As always, we present you a fine selection of horror, sci-fi and fantasy. This year we will serve you some great side dishes from past and future cinema. What to expect? We'll enlighten you: The past: the Lanterna Magica Curious about the way sci-fi, horror and fantasy were narrated in the past? Before cinema, fantastic stories were told using the so-called Lanterna Ma...

8th edition of CINEMA MADE IN ITALY will launch at the Ciné Lumière in South Kensington early March

CINEMA MADE IN ITALY 2018 7 – 11 MARCH AT THE CINE LUMIERE Eighth edition includes RAINBOW by Paolo Taviani and LOVE AND BULLETS by the Manetti Brothers     The eighth edition of CINEMA MADE IN ITALY will launch at the Ciné Lumière in South Kensington on Wednesday 7th March. Paolo Taviani’s World War II drama RAINBOW (Una Questione Privata), starring Luca Marinelli and Valentina Bellé will open the five-day event. In addition to eight new Italian ...

Craic Fest 20 (Irish Films & Music)

Craic Fest 20 (Presented by Stella Artois) runs from March 3-10. Craic is the best of Irish films and Music.  Music Fest is March 3rd at Mercury Lounge w. Colin Devlin & Natalie Clark. Films run March 8 every night in our filmmaker lounge at Cinepolis Theater.  Opening night March 8 Rivalry City (FDNY hockey doc) Friday March 9 is the premier of George Best doc w. Saturday.  March 10Th is premier of Apollo House (Jim Sheridan, Hozier & Glen Hansard). Kids Fleadh is Marc...

Italian-American actress Maria Bello to chair LA, ITALIA FESTIVAL

Italian-American actress Maria Bello has been selected by the Board of the Capri in the World Institute to chair the 13th Annual Los Angeles, Italia – Film, Fashion and Art Fest, which runs February 25th to March 3rd.  The 2018 Festival comes to Hollywood on the eve of the Oscars, with a star-studded array of Italian, Italian-American and international artists all scheduled to participate in the week-long pre-Academy Awards celebration showcasing the best of Italian culture and will ...

Far East Film Festival calling out to young journalists for 4th edition of FEFF’s own school of journalism

FEFF CAMPUS 2018 Selection of 10 candidates now open!   UDINE– The Far East Film Festival in Udine, Italy, is again reaching out across the globe with its Campus programme for young journalists which is set to play a leading role at this year’s much-anticipated 20th edition of Asian cinema’s favourite gathering, set to be staged from April 20th to 28th, 2018. The candidate selection process is now open, apply online here: Ten journalism students...

FICCI 58 will pay tribute to Spanish actress Maribel Verdú

  Photo:           The most nominated actress in the history of the Goya awards is being honored for an artistic career framed in the versatility of her performances, spanning more than five decades. Sensual, submissive, perverse, glamorous, vulgar; a servant, a noble, a commoner ...

Seattle Jewish Film Festival Announces 2018 Lineup with "isREEL Life" Theme

    Theme "isREEL Life" salutes Israel's 70th Birthday The Seattle Jewish Film Festival, presented by the Stroum Jewish Community Center, is thrilled to announc...

The Hong Kong - Asia Film Financing Forum Announces Shortlisted Projects for the Work-in-Progress Lab

The 16th Hong Kong - Asia Film Financing Forum (HAF) today unveiled the 10 shortlisted projects for the Work-in-Progress Lab (WIP Lab), an initiative to help filmmakers secure post-production funds, sales agents and film festival support. The event will take place on 19 March 2018 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre as part of HAF.   HAF is one of Asia’s most important film-financing forums, providing a platform for projects in the pre-production or development stage...

The Fribourg International Film Festival: a 32nd edition devoted to bravery

          The Fribourg International Film Festival has unveiled the sections and theme forming the 32nd edition of the programme, which will be centred around extraordinary life trajectories. FIFF will open with one of the year’s most striking films, Makala, a poignant documentary which follows the Homeric journey of a young Congolese man. The film will have its Swiss Premiere with director, Emmanuel Gras, in attendance. The Cuban comedy Sergio&nb...

RainbowBiz, Cor Blimey and Stanwell School named winners at Iris Community and Education Awards 2018

    RainbowBiz, a social enterprise based in Flintshire, were the winners of Leadership Award at the second annual Iris Community and Education Short Film Awards. The other winners were PLUS by Stanwell School, Penarth, which took the Best Education Short Film Award and Côr Blimey by South Wales Gay Men's Chorus, who took the Best Community Short Film Award at a packed ceremony at Cineworld in Llandudno Junction.   The awards celebrate the achievements of organisatio...

Seattle SIFF Announces World Premieres of 2017 New Works-in-Progress Forum Projects

  Three features will premiere at Berlin and Göteborg International Film Festivals   2018 New Works-in-Progress Forum edition is confirmed June 6-8, 2018. Submissions are now open.   ...

Cinequest Film & VR Festival lineup

  Cinequest Film & VR Festival lineup, to date, of premiere movies, parties, hangouts, experiences, and big events.  We are dedicated to deliver on this year's theme of Impact. The impact you can expect via your Cinequest experience com...

This is the official poster image of FICCI58 (Feb 28 - Mar 5)

  Our Official Image is #PuroVoltajeFICCI58 Complex, suggestive, mysterious, immersed in a glade where a magical and devouring power lives, the official image of the 58th International Film Festival of Cartagena – FICCI, promises an explosion of the senses, those guides that lead us through the beautiful, the hidden and the perverse. FICCI 2018, #PuroVoltajeFICCI58, will begin to reveal itself to us as its poster: vibrant, unpredictable, but also enigmatic and questioning, popu...

Craghoppers Launch Exclusive Prize Fund for Short Filmmakers

  24th January 2018: London, UK - World travel clothing brand, Craghoppers today launched The Craghoppers’ Film Prize. Aimed at attracting entries from short-form filmmakers, this is the start of a long-term initiative where the brand will support filmmakers, who have traditionally been overlooked, by offering one of the largest cash prizes of its type in the world. Launched today at London’s Somerset House, The Craghoppers’ Film ...

2018 ECA Conference Schedule Announced

  The Event Cinema Association have announced the schedule for their annual conference, which will include networking sessions and talks from prominent industry leaders. The conference will take place on 7th February at Vue West End in Leicester Square, London. Now a highlight of the Event Cinema industry calendar, the conference is in its 5th year and brings together a diverse range of content producers, technical providers, distributors and exhibitors from a...

Τhe 8th Day | Human created Machine In the framework of the 14th Athens Digital Arts Festival,

In the framework of the 14th Athens Digital Arts Festival, Multitrab Productions organizes the special screening event: The 8th Day | Human Created Machine. "By the seventh day God had finished the work he had been doing; so on the seventh day he rested from all his work." In our times, as the relation between technology, science and art is constantly strengthened, these three sectors shape the manifestations of human behavior and expression. Through the above mentioned tripty...



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