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FICO 2011

Registation is open to participate in the 5rd International Short Film Festival to take place in Olavarría, Argentina; April 20th to 24th 2011. Film makers around the world are invited to participate with productions no longer than 25 minutes in the following categories: Fiction, Animation and Documentary.     

The Festival will award $ 16,000 in prizes, and the works (free topic) will be received until December 3rd 2010.             

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FICO 2011 Olavarria international short film fest

Registation is open to participate in the 5rd International Short Film Festival to take place in Olavarría, Argentina; April 20th to 24th 2011. Film makers around the world are invited to participate with productions no longer than 25 minutes in the following categories: Fiction, Animation and Documentary.       The Festival will award $ 16,000 in prizes, and the works (free topic) will be recei

IV Russian Film Festival Opens This Friday

On Friday, 29 October, 7pm the 4th Russian Film Festival opens at the Apollo West End in London, with the UK premiere of cult director Garry Bardin's stop-motion animation, The Ugly Duckling. This year the opening film is an unconventional choice - a sparky and affecting animation with Orwellian overtones which has met with great critical acclaim in Russia. This screening is complimented by a retrospective of Bardin's work. Other highlights of the main programme include Alexei Popogre...

IV Russian Film Festival

The Russian Film Festival returns to London this year with a great programme showcasing the latest award-winning Russian films. New Russian cinema has been commended right across the board at the world’s most prestigious international film festivals. Now we are delighted to present at the Apollo Piccadilly a panorama of the best Russian films introduced by the creators themselves. All films are shown with English subtitles. The main festival programme features this year’s ten be...

Upland Short Film Festival

Upland Independent Film Festival wishes to give filmmakers a venue for their short works. This is not a serious or elite film festival. Instead, Upland wants filmmakers to have fun and keep it short and sweet. Have fun and maybe you’ll be a winner!

Makers of each category-winning film will receive $150,and the makers of the over-all festival winner will receive an additional $250 for a grand prize of $400!

 Go to to download the submission form and guidelines

Deadline ~ November 8th, 2010

2011 Taipei Film Festival Call for Entry!

Taipei Film Festival is currently preparing for its 13th edition, which will take place from June 24 - July 14, 2011 in Taipei, Taiwan. In this year's programme, we have non-competition and competition sections. For non-competition section, we have City Vision, Selection of City Vision, Global Chinese Cinerama, Director in Focus and so on. For the competition section, we are the only festival in Taiwan that offers a New Talent Competition for aspiring directors from around the...

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FLICKERS: Rhode Island International Film Festival

FLICKERS discovers and empowers filmmakers. Held in Providence, Newport and locations throughout the state of Rhode Island, RIIFF is one of only a handful of festivals worldwide that is a qualifying event for the Academy Awards (i.e. “Oscars”). RIIFF incorporates gala celebrations, premiere screenings, VIP guests, industry seminars, educational programs, and award ceremonies into a weeklong extravaganza. Cited as one of the "Best International and Short Film Festivals in the United States," RIIFF is New England’s largest film festival, screening a record 175 films. Its innovative programming, cultivated industry ties, and loyal audiences have made the Festival a strategic and desirable platform for film premieres, drawing hundreds of independent filmmakers from around the globe. Contact 401-861-4445 or check out the schedule at

The Moon & the Leopard

A plan of Short animated Film: "The Moon & the Leopard" Written & Directed by M.Beladpas - 2008

The Valley Film Festival Interviews Filmmaker Richard Gale

An Interview with Richard Gale Though he majored in English literature at UCLA, Richard Gale has become a highly accomplished and versatile filmmaker. He writes, directs, produces, shoots, and edits his films. And he’s worked in several different modes—fiction, documentary, drama, comedy, shorts, features, cable TV. He’s won three L.A. Area Emmys and screened at many festivals around the world, including our own Valley Film Festival (Criticized in 2007 and ...

TVIFF Information Update!!!

Temecula Valley International Film and Music Festival Information Update Screenings: August 5th @ 6pm in the Tower Plaza in Temecula.  In the room directly to the left of Texas Loosey's; walk between Starbucks and Painted Earth, behind the center gazebo and you will be able to help us select films for the 2010 festival! Volunteers: Turn in your volunteer registration before August 10, 2010 to get priority in selection of your shifts for the festival.  You c...

Noemart film festival

The Noemart film festival first edition will be hosted both in Collevecchio town and San Polo Sabino (Ri) and will run from the 17 to the 19 of September 2010. “Awarding the documentary with an artistic value”  is what the festival will be focusing on.The festival to this purpose proposes a whole module dedicated to documentary on Art only, in order of inspiring a new way of thinking and meditate on the assonance between art and documentary. Admission Poli...

Tricky Women 2011 - Call for Entries!

Tricky Women 2011 - Call for Entries! The 8th edition of Tricky Women AnimationFilmFestival will take place in Vienna 10th - 14th March, 2011. Tricky Women is the first and only festival of animated film that is dedicated exclusively to animation by women. The festival offers an international competition of animated short films realised by female artists and produced in 2009 or 2010. The deadline for applications for the preliminary selection is 30th October...


Encounters International Film Festival - 2 WEEKS TO GO   Here’s a gentle reminder that Encounters International Film Festival’s call for entries closes in 2 weeks, and we have some great multiple entry deals.   We are also still offering reduced rates for digitally submitted films via YouSendIt and if you are submitting 2 or more films we are offering heavily reduced rates.   For further information visit www.encounters-festival....


  ENCOUNTERS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS 2010 – EARLY BIRD DEADLINE Powered by Yousendit   This is just a gentle reminder that Encounters International Film Festival’s Early bird submission prices end on Monday 31st May.  After this date the cost of DVD entries will rise from £20 to £25.   However, we are still offering filmmakers the opportunity to submit their films digitally to us for the reduced price o...

Shivraj Suvarna Gets Prestigeous Dadasaheb Phalke Award

“Golden Voice of Kannada”, Honoured with “Dadasaheb Phalke Award"             At a grand function held on the occasion of 141st Birth anniversary Celebration of Dadasaheb Phalke, at Bhaidas Auditorium in Mumbai on 30th April, 2010  " Golden Voice of Kannada”  Shri. Shivraj Suvarna, was conferred with the coveted Dadasaheb Phalke Award for his meritorious service to the Indian Film Industry. This is a tribute to the voice Artis...


Created in February 2003, Restart – the Creativity, Art and New Technologies Institute, started working in the beginning of June, organizing several summer workshops that were a great success. Some months later, in October, 250 students began the long courses. During the year 2003-2004, besides all the activities in the professional training, we organized an intense cultural entertainment. We made several shorts that were on competition in International Film festivals. ...

Havana Film Festival New York Ready to Rumble

Jointly presented with Havana, Cuba's International Festival of New Latin American Cinema, the Havana Film Festival New York is close, but no cigar. Subways and skyscrapers just can't match that fallen Habanero elegance as a habitat for Latino cinema. But if Cuba isn't on your itinerary and Manhattan is, you could do worse than to savor a week of Big Apple screenings from and about Latin America and the Caribbean, and about Latinos in the U.S. Opening Night w...

Friars Club Comedy Film Festival sets date for second edtion in septembre

The second annual Friars Club Comedy Film Festival will take place September 23rd - 26th in New York City. Submissions are now open for film-makers at and the deadline is July 30th.   This year's film festival will again be a four day celebration of comedy movies presented by the legendary Friars Club - whose iconic membership includes the world's funniest actors and comedians. Proceeds from the festival will benefit...

French film in Australia, plenty to chew, mon vieux (old chap)

FRENCH FILM FESTIVAL 2010 AUSTRALIA – PREVIEW   Festival dates: Sydney: March 2 -21 Melbourne: March 4 – 21 Canberra: March 18 – 31 Brisbane: March 17 – 31 Perth: March 17 – 31 Adelaide: March 18 -31   PLENTY TO CHEW ON, MON VIEUX The French have a reputation and a tradition unmatched in globally successful cinema, except perhaps by Hollywood, and the 21st Alliance Française French Film Festival giv...

24 Israel Film Festival Opens Tonight In NMB at The Intracoastal Theater Sponsored by!

24th ISRAEL FILM FESTIVAL IN MIAMI   CELEBRATING THE INTERNATIONAL SUCCESS OF ISRAELI CINEMA   February 17-25, 2010 at Sunrise Cinemas Intracoastal Mall   Opening Night Honors Presented To  Yehoram Gaon 2010 IFF Lifetime Achievement Award The Peres Center for Peace 2010 IFF Humanitarian Award Shaul Rikman 2010 IFF Founder’s Award David Keinan ~ Akiva Segal ~ Ron Reshef 2010 IFF Community Leadership Award ...

The International Competition of Animated Films is open to artistic animated films - ANIMATOR\2010

It is our pleasure to inform you that you can now submit your films for the 3rd edition of the International Animated Film Competition at ANIMATOR \ 2010 Festival! The International Competition of Animated Films is open to artistic animated films of all techniques up to 30 min. Grand Prix of 60 000 PLN /ca. 13.000 Euros/ will be awarded by an international jury including George Griffin, Nancy Denney-Phelps, Mariusz Wilczynski, Dennis Tupicoff and Brigitta Ivanyi-Bitter. Fi...

Now Accepting Submissions for 2012!

Finally!!!  A Film Festival All About Sports!     (Hollywood, CA) – March 4, 2012 – The 4th Annual All Sports Los Angeles Film Festival will be held on November 9-11, 2012 at the El Portal Theater in North Hollywood, California.   Whether it is a dramatic or comedic piece, ASLAFF welcomes screenwriters and filmmakers to share their great stories in regards to the world of sports. This festival will give the many sports fanatics an ...


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