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X anniversary International Documentary Film Festival “Flahertiana” is open for entries.  Deadline for entries – 1 June, 2010 The festival is held from 14 to 20 October, 2010, in Perm, Russia. The festival program includes documentaries that develop the cinematography aesthetics first introduced by Robert Flaherty in his masterpiece “Nanook of the North”, portraying the human character’s real life on film and structuring it on the screen according to the laws of drama...

Rumenatomija the story of Brandas addiction

Director: Kári Schram .
Branda has hit rock bottom. Her addiction has spiraled so far out of control that medical intervention is the only option left. She's forced to confront her darkest demons in order to lick her deadly appetite, and must apply all 12 steps to her four stomachs - Branda is a cow addicted to eating plastic bags. It's easy to find humor and irony in Branda's toxic lifestyle, harder to admit that we're the ones being ridiculed.


The X International Documentary Film Festival “Flahertiana” taking place from 14-20 October, 2010, in Perm, Russia, has launched call for entries. The festival accepts documentaries that develop the cinematography aesthetics first introduced by Robert Flaherty in his masterpiece Nanook of the North. Please, check festival regulations page for more details on entry conditions at  Deadline for entries is 1 June, 2010. Official web-...

International Documentary Film Festival "Flahertiana"

The festival is dedicated to films which show a character that lives on the screen a part of his life directed by the author according to the laws of dramatic art. The first film of this genre, Nanook from the North, was made by Robert Flaherty in 1922. The film became the aesthetical manifest for the subsequent generations of cinema-makers.

DOCUMENTA MADRID 10: Last call for entries!

Until December 31, 2009 we have opened the inscription for Documenta Madrid 10. This is the second year we request PREMIER IN SPAIN REQUIRED. Access to the registration online clicking here. DOCUMENTA MADRID 10 will have four competitive sections: ORIGINAL DOCUMENTARY FILM COMPETITION All films previously unreleased in Spain featuring an original or innovative perspective in terms of either form or content will be admitted for competition. This section has two categories: Fu...

Guangzhou International Documentary Film Festival

GZ DOC 2009 is held from November 29-December 13th in Guangzhou this year. Guangzhou International Documentary Film Festival, China (GZ DOC) started as Guangzhou International Documentary Conference in 2003. After six years' development, GZ DOC is now the only national documentary industrial event hosted by State Administration of Radio, Film and TV and Guangdong Provincial Government. GZ DOC endeavors to "bring China to the world and have the world know China" and...

Filming a New Documentary called Dr Geek!

We are currently filming a documentary called "Dr Geek" soon to be out Directed and Produced By Rick Margeson. To introduce Dr Geek see this Youtube link of Dr Geek! For more info on my upcoming film Dr Geek goto: ...

Line up 11th Encounters SA Documentry Film Festival 2009

Already confirmed for this year's festival.   International Films   Waltz with Bashir  (Oscar Nominee & Golden Globe Winner) Rough Aunties (Sundance Winner) Defamation (Sundance Winner) Youssou N'Dour: I Bring What I Love. Afghan Star Slaves Tyson ( Won the Regard Knockout Award at Cannes) Encounters at the end of the world (Werner Herzog) Who killed Maggie? Freddy Ilanga: Che's Swahili Translator ...

New Festival Date's and Location

The11th Encounters South African International Documentary Festival will be held in Cape Town ONLY from the 2nd – 19th July 2009. The reason for not hosting the Festival in Gauteng this year is that we have received limited funding this year. This is as a result of the current global financial crisis and the crisis in the local film industry. The brand of the Festival will remain the same, with an exciting line-up of local and international films already programm...

Golden Gate Fiction & Documentary Festival

Documentary and Fiction Film Competition

All length films are accepted.
Awards by categories and a Special Award to Best Documentary Film and Best Fiction Film.

Now The People Have Awoken Exploring Venezuela's Revolution Trailer

Now The People Have Awoken Exploring Venezuela's Revolution: 3 Day Internet Film Screening on Rethos & Alternitive Channel 31st July / 2nd Aug 2008          What makes Venezuela tick? Who is behind the movement and what does it seek? Filmed through the 2006 presidential elections, this is a documentary about the people building a new Venezuela.

Now The People Have Awoken Exploring Venezuela's Revolution

What makes Venezuela tick? Who is behind the movement and what does it seek? Filmed through the 2006 presidential elections, this is a documentary about the people building a new Venezuela. Watch this amazing documentary in full during an exclusive 3 day screening from the 31st July - 2nd Aug only with Renderyard in association with Rethos and the Alternative Channel. To find out more please go to


PROVIDENCE, R.I. (May 13, 2008)– After extensive deliberation and evaluation, Festival judges have announced the top award winners for the 2008 Roving Eye Documentary Film Festival, a sidebar of the Rhode Island International Film Festival. The categories this year are the Audience Choice Award, The Roving Eye Doc Festival Award, Best Cinematography, Emerging Eye First Time Director, and Honorable Mention. The month-long Festival ran from April 2nd – May 10th at locations throughout the st...

SILVERDOCS: AFI/Discovery Channel Documentary Festival to launch June 13

SILVERDOCS: AFI/DISCOVERY CHANNEL DOCUMENTARY FESTIVAL has become one of the most prestigious events in the world of non-fiction film. The 2006 Festival, a mixture of film screenings, information seminars and special events, will take place from June 13 to 18, 2006 at the AFI Silver Center in Silver Springs, Maryland (USA). Return to this dedicated website to read articles, view photos, hear audio files and view video at North America's most intriguing festival devoted to the work of documen...


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