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Grand opening of The Amazonas Festival in Manaus at Theatro Amazanos

We chatted With the state secretary of culture,  Robeiro Bragas about the successful screening of theopening film (Buddies, 3 kids with down syndrome, who escape their institution for a wild ride (with guns love and laughters) Sharing a drink at the lavish diner cocktail opening ceremony, held outside the Theatre. Robeiro remembered founding this festival 9 years ago with Lionel Chouchan (PublicSystem) the man who managed 150 festivals (so far, counting each edition of Deauville, Avori...

Papa's Tango

Director: Michiel van Jaarsveld.
Hannah’s parents are divorced. Her father is from Argentina and her mother is Dutch. Hannah is a dreamer. She loves to dance and adores her father. For Hannah dancing and her father are two things that belong together. Her father Nano feels miserable in The Netherlands ever since he divorced Hannah’s mother. He is homesick and wants to go back to his family and friends in Buenos Aires. But leaving The Netherlands also means saying goodbye to his daughter. After the divorce of her parents Hannah’s mother started a relationship with a new man. He lives with them now. Hannah gets along with him, yet she misses her father a lot. By listening to her father’s tango music she can still dance with him in her mind.

Labrador (Out of Bounds, 2011) at Marrakech

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At this year’s Festival du Film de Marrakech, the competition selection included fifteen films from over fifteen nationalities. The Festival Grand Prize went to OUT OF BOUNDS (Denmark, 2011) by director Frederikke Aspöck. Danish director Frederikke Aspöck Frederikke Aspock’s film -Out of Bounds-, which debuted at this year’s Cannes Film Festival, won The Golden Star Grand Prize. When I asked the film’s producer Thomas Heinesen about his film winning this award he stated: “Ob...

Jean-Jacques Annaud in Marrakech

Jean-Jacques Annaud during his master class in Marrakech photo by Vanessa McMahon 

Jean-Jacques Annaud in Marrakech

Jean-Jacques Annaud during his master class in Marrakech photo by Vanessa McMahon 

Marrakech Film Festival

Marrakech Film Festival, 2011.

'Khan' in Marrakech

Shah Rukh Khan in Marrakech last week at the opening of the Festival du Cinema de Marrakech.   photos by Vanessa McMahon

'Khan' in Marrakech

Shah Rukh Khan in Marrakech last week at the opening of the Festival du Cinema de Marrakech. photos by Vanessa McMahon

'Khan' in Marrakech

Shah Rukh Khan in Marrakech last week at the opening of the Festival du Cinema de Marrakech. photos by Vanessa McMahon

'Khan' in Marrakech

Shah Rukh Khan in Marrakech last week at the opening of the Festival du Cinema de Marrakech. photos by Vanessa McMahon

Il neige a marrakech

Visions of Morocco In Palm Beach

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When Palm Beach International Film Festival Executive Director Randi Emerman visited the Marrakech International Film Festival last year, she was not prepared for what she would find. "Not only was the Festival very grand, in terms of its presentation, dinners and receptions", Emerman shared with me over breakfast in the Filmmaker Lounge at the Mariott Delray Beach, "but I went to see a number of the local films and was astonished at their quality and scope. It occured to me then that it would b...

Visions of Morocco In Palm Beach

 Sunday, April 13------When Palm Beach International Film Festival Executive Director Randi Emerman visited the Marrakech International Film Festival last year, she was not prepared for what she would find. "Not only was the Festival very grand, in terms of its presentation, dinners and receptions", Emerman shared with me over breakfast in the Filmmaker Lounge at the Mariott Delray Beach, "but I went to see a number of the local films and was astonished at their quality and scope...

Festival season in high gear

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In September the film festival season really heats up with an autumn schedule so jam-packed that it's hard to keep up with all the haps. The "Fall Season" actually starts in late summer when Venice opens, usually during the last days of August. Right on top of that comes Toronto, Deauville, Montreal, San Sebastian  and a number of others, such as Gdynia, overlapping and vying for attention.  October brings on the new Rome fest which kicked off its inaugural session last year with suc...

Festival season in high gear

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In September the film festival season really heats up with an autumn schedule so jam-packed that it's hard to keep up with all the haps. The "Fall Season" actually starts in late summer when Venice opens, usually during the last days of August. Right on top of that comes Toronto, Deauville, Montreal, San Sebastian  and a number of others, such as Gdynia, overlapping and vying for attention.  October brings on the new Rome fest which kicked off its inaugural session last year with suc...
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