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Video of Disquiet.2 (Addiction)

Director: Three Colours Red. Maria Moreno & Matt Kemp.

This second 'Video of Disquiet' finds two characters exploring the theme of Addiction.

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Video of Disquiet.3 (Book Amnesty 2017)

Director: Three Colours Red. Maria Moreno & Matt Kemp.

Set in 2017 this short film explores the use of law in public space. In the of the film the main character is a situation where a 'Book Amnesty' has just been introduced. What does he do?

Les tables rondes du Festival de Cinéma Africain de Cordoue

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 Première journée de tables rondes au FCAT Espacio Profesional (Espace Professionnels)   Date: 15/10/12 Lieu: Casa Árabe (9, Rue Samuel de los Santos Gener, Cordoba) Heure: 10.30 – 12.00 Présentation ‘La femme au cœur du cinéma africain’ 12.15 – 14.00 ...

Important South African Film that Combines Sport with Politics

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   'OTELO BURNING' One of most talked-about films in S. Africa today.  One of the most talked-about contemporary  films  from South Africa, is ‘Otelo Burning ’, which combines sport, racism, politics, family and peer  relationships with gentle but awesome power. It will have a special screening at the Foreign Correspondents Club of Thailand (FCCT),in  Bangkok .  The film is the debut feature of Sara Blecher, who has made many notewort...

Interview with the director of 10th DAY Vassilis Mazomenos

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The synopsis Ali, an Afghan Muslim, lives in Athens, hoping to fulfill his Western "dream". But so far, filled with memories of his homeland and his trip to Europe, his are mostly nightmares. Ali lives a lonely life in his basement apartment. He sleeps, eats sparingly and prays. His only entertainment is the sport of kick boxing. To survive, he collects scrap metal from garbage bins and carries it away in a supermarket trolley, which he pushes along the streets of Athens. Though...

Interview with the director of 10th DAY Vassilis Mazomenos

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The synopsis Ali, an Afghan Muslim, lives in Athens, hoping to fulfill his Western "dream". But so far, filled with memories of his homeland and his trip to Europe, his are mostly nightmares. Ali lives a lonely life in his basement apartment. He sleeps, eats sparingly and prays. His only entertainment is the sport of kick boxing. To survive, he collects scrap metal from garbage bins and carries it away in a supermarket trolley, which he pushes along the streets of Athens. Though...

2012 OFF de Cannes' Awards Ceremony in photos

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WINNERS OF THE 2012 OFF DE CANNES AWARDS After the films shortlisted for cinema LES ARCADES, then at CARLTON BEACH, the 2012 OFF DE CANNES awards ceremony was held at CARLTON BEACH chaired by Mr Max Howard, producer of the film "The Lion King".     And the winner is ..... • Best Actor: Jicey CARINA in the movie "The unfortunate chance to meet" by Charly G. • Best Actress: Mari Yoshida in the film "The Blood" by Willia...

2012 OFF de Cannes' Awards Ceremony

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OFF de Cannes, 2012   In Cannes, since 2005, the OFF DE CANNES ceremony to discover and reward the talents of tomorrow, during the Cannes Film Festival. Created in 2011 by Alain ZIRAH and Anne GOMIS, THE INTERNATIONAL DIGITAL FILM CONTEST (7 CATEGORY) is organized on the OFF DE CANNES official website : www.off-de-cannes.com and Facebook Group Les Off de Cannes. Thanks to this contest on the web, OFF DE CANNES complement the International Film Festival with a rejuvena...

Director Victor Ginzburg

GENERATION P (2011) Russian/American director Victor Ginzburg

Director Victor Ginzburg

GENERATION P (2011) Russian/American director Victor Ginzburg

MISSAK MANOUCHIAN, une esquisse de portrait

Director: Michel IONASCU.
Missak MANOUCHIAN, hero of French Resistance, is shot by the Germans in February 1944. Impassioned by Art and Culture, quartered between Reality and Imaginary, History will not leave time to be himself, to live his own life. Testimonys of his comrades in arms bring us today a new lighting on the moral nobility of this important man and on the topicality of his fight.

The Artist reçoit 12 nominations aux BAFTA, si les anglais s'y mettent aussi!

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"The Artist" est arrivé lundi en tête des nominations aux Bafta, les récompenses britanniques du cinéma, avec 12 citations.Dont "meilleur film", "meilleur scénario original", "meilleure musique originale", "meilleurs costumes", et ..."meilleure bande son".on s'y habituerait presque après les trois prix (pour 6 nominations) aux Golden Globe.Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy ("La Taupe"), adapté du roman de John le Carre et réalisé par le suédois Tomas Alfredson, est arrivé en deuxième positi...

Je suis un indien Pontiac

Director: Pierre Yves Clouin.
This film was shot during a CulturesFrance (Institut Français) Hors les murs New Images arts residency in Montreal, Canada, in the summer of 2010. The project is a chronological record, each scene engendering the next Working without written notes of what I shot, I recorded over 10 hours of video merely keeping in mind that the order in which everything was filmed had provoked what I was currently shooting. Returning to Paris for editing, I sorted my footage in repeated viewings. I had to find an atmosphere, a rhythm, a current, from scene to scene, that seemed compelling, a flow that under-lied the shooting. This binding element is like an arc that was built up slowly, as the project progressed. It is an arc that brings together two images that are strictly unrelated, and makes one follow naturally on the other — a group of men, for example, casting a sidelong glance at a passing police car on a bridge at night, followed by a human foot that seems to emerge from a tree trunk in broad daylight and kick in rhythm. With each viewing, I preserved only those scenes that seemed most closely to fit this arc and eliminated everything else, all the while preserving the exact chronology of the shooting sequence. What remans is 39 minutes of video in 73 scenes. J’ai fait ce film durant une résidence CulturesFrance (Institut Français) Hors les murs Nouvelles Images à Montréal l'été 2010. Le projet est un enregistrement chronologique, chaque scène ayant engendré la suivante. Sans avoir de note sur ce que j’avais filmé, j’ai tourné une dizaine d’heures avec à l’esprit l’idée que l’ordre dans lequel tout était filmé provoquait ce que j’étais en train de filmer. Au montage en rentrant à Paris, j’ai fait un tri par passages successifs. Il a fallu retrouver une atmosphère, un rythme ou un flux qui semble s’imposer de lui même entre les images, flux qui était sous tendu au tournage. Ce liant, c’est comme une courbe qui s’est construite au fur et à mesure. Cette courbe fait que deux images qui n’ont strictement rien à voir — d’abord un groupe d’hommes qui observe du coin de l’oeil une voiture de police qui passe sur un pont la nuit et puis un pied qui semble sortir d’un tronc d’arbre et qui bat en rythme, le jour — que ces deux images donc se succèdent évidemment. J’ai gardé à chaque visionnement les images au plus près de la courbe et éliminé tout ce qui lui était étranger, mais en conservant l’exacte chronologie du filmage : Il reste 37 minutes en 73 plans.

Bruno Chatelin candidat au Board de l' European Film Academy

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Bruno Chatelin a présenté sa candidature aux élections du Board de la European Film Academy. Les résultats seront connus le 3 décembre prochain et dévoilés lors des European Filma Awards à Berlin, date de la prestigieuse remise des prix récompensant le meilleur film européen...les 5 films en lice pour cet honneur: - THE ARTIST de Michel Hazanavicius- LE GAMIN AU VELO de Jean-Pierre & Luc Dardenne- In a Better World de Susanne Bier- Le Discours d'un roi de Tom Hooper- LE HAVRE de Aki Ka...

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Director of Fest, David Shepheard at Circle Conference, ADFF 2010.photo by Vanessa McMahon 

Once Mars is colonized

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Director: Pierre Yves Clouin.
Once Mars is colonized, we must go to Alpha Centauri. - Ray Bradbury

Once Mars is colonized

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Director: Pierre Yves Clouin.
Once Mars is colonized, we must go to Alpha Centauri. - Ray Bradbury

seven hills

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Director: Daniel Baschieri.
A man wanders all night in a big city, between East and West, when he meets a beautiful enigmatic woman who takes him on a trip both haunting, sensual, mysterious ... for a journey into the heart of his memory. Un homme erre toute une nuit dans une grande ville, entre Orient et Occident, lorsqu’il rencontre une belle femme énigmatique qui va l'entraîner dans une virée à la fois obsédante, charnelle, mystérieuse ... pour un voyage au cœur de sa mémoire.

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