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WeAreOne: A Global International Film Festival

As with other public institutions ranging from the arts to education, the coronavirus pandemic has forced the film festival industry to reorient the delivery of its services. Large established festivals have been forced to cancel or postpone their programs, or search for hybrid solutions, combining restricted public screenings, following local pandemic rules, with digital screenings, frequently aimed at selecting target audiences of distributors and buyers. Some of the smaller n...

Partner Festivals Calling end june 2020

  Dear filmmakers friends do not miss these Festivals in Focus.     Bruno Chatelin and the Filmfestivals.com Team wish you much success on the festival circuit  Read this online         FOLLOW US ON THE SOCIAL NETWORKS:        ...

NFFTY is launching its inaugural virtual festival

  ANNOUNCING NFFTY ONLINE 14TH FESTIVAL EDITION EXPANDS TO OCTOBER 23 - NOVEMBER 1   Now in its 14th year, Seattle-based NFFTY (National Film Festival for Talented Youth) remains the world's largest and most influential film festival for emerging directors, showcasing young talent from all over the globe. In an effort to keep young filmmakers connected and growing professionally during COVID-19, NFFTY will release all official selections online October 23 - Novemb...

efp and kviff kick off training and networking programme for young directors

Dimitris Tsakaleas, Kristian Håskjold, Lida Vartzioti, Tadeusz Łysiak, Amanda Adele Björk, Rosa Friedrich, Constanze Klaue, Matúš Ryšan, Brúsi Ólason, Juno Álvarez, Maria Lorente, Yaiza de Lamo, Mariona Vázquez, Adam Martinec The up-and-coming European directors selected for EFP FUTURE FRAMES - Generation NEXT of European Cinema - will be taking part in the Industry Days (KVIFF Eastern Promises) of this year’s Karlovy Vary Int...

Indy Shorts International Film Festival moves to drive-in and virtual format, July 21–26, at Tibbs Drive-In and your home

  COVID-19 has hit the arts industry hard, but it’s not stopping the third annual Indy Shorts International Film Festival presented by Heartland Film from showcasing 18 programs featuring 128 shorts in Academy Award®-qualifying event.   Today, Heartland Film announced the entire lineup of short films available for streaming from the comfort of your home during the festival week of July 21-26, 2020. To provide the true cinematic experience, there will also be four screeni...

The Cuban opens the Lavazza Drive-in Film Festival

  The Toronto Premiere screening of the critic-favourite, The Cuban, directed by Canadian filmmaker Sergio Navarretta, will open the Lavazza Drive-In Film Festival at Ontario on July 20th.    The touching film, starring Oscar-winning actor Louis Gossett Jr. and the talented Ana Golja, explores the unlikely friendship between a young nurse and the elderly man she cares for who is suffering from dementia, and the magical effects that music can have on our memories. ...

Provincetown Film Festival Reimagined: July 16 - July 19, 2020 opens with I AM A TOWN and SAVE YOURSELVES

Opening Night Films at the Wellfleet Drive-In, Actress Mya Taylor to receive Next Wave Award PROVINCETOWN INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES MODIFIED 2020 FILM FESTIVAL The Provincetown International Film Festival (PIFF) announced today “Provincetown Reimagined,” presented by WarnerMedia, a modified festival with drive-in and virtual screenings running July 16-19, 2020. The Festival will kick off with two nights of screenings at the Wellfleet Drive-In including Mischa Ric...

TIFF unveils plans for Festival 2020; Industry registration opening July 9

2020 TORONTO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL There’s no stopping great storytelling. Inside every storyteller is an urgent need to push limits, change minds, lift voices, drop jaws, draw tears, or spark laughter. For them, stories don’t ask to be told. They demand it. That's why TIFF will go on. We remain committed to supporting the film industry and bringing it together, this time digitally, by creating connections, talent development, and business opportunities onli...

THE FESTIVAL BEAT ! Proud to support our community - Volume 921

THE FESTIVAL BEAT MAKER SINCE 1995! SHARING MOTION AND EMOTION Welcome to the N°920 release of our weekly newsletter View in your browser Toronto, Sundance, Cannes, Venice, Karlovy Vary, Oscar, maine, locarno, Tallinn Black Nights, , san sebastian, FIN Atlantic International Film Festival , garden State, Sheffield Doc/Fest, focus asia, la rochelle, vilnius, bergamo,   Ischia, La Rochelle and many more great events. Our Newsletters doc...

Locarno 2020 – For the Future of Films: Line-Up of Projects for The Films After Tomorrow Is Revealed

The final selection has been made of the twenty full-length feature projects which will take part in The Films After Tomorrow, the Locarno Film Festival initiative that aims to offer concrete support to filmmakers who were forced to stop working by the global pandemic. On 15 August, two juries will award the prizes, allocated for the completion of the film and/or the resumption of production: two Pardo 2020 prizes, each worth 70,000 Swiss&nb...

Cinema, Ischia Film Festival is the first post-Covid big live event

The eighteenth edition will take place from June 27 to July 4 with guests such as Marco D’Amore, Giampaolo Morelli, the cast of “My Brilliant Friend”, Francesco Di Leva, Lillo Petrolo, Nando Paone, Alessandro Roja, Susy Laude Lifetime Achievement Award to Sergio Rubini  80 selected works from 31 countries all over the world, 55 of which in competition   The Ischia Film Festival is going to be the first international live event held in Italy after the health emer...

Bergamo Film Meeting 39th edition to be held from March 6 to March 14 2021

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We are approaching the end of June. This time last year, we were already working on a vibrant program for the 38th edition of Bergamo Film Meeting. In mid-February, we were ready: 163 films to be screened, many guests who had confirmed their presence, new and future-oriented projects such as the Industry Meetings. Then came the shock of the Coronavirus pandemic. The Festival was suspended at first, then postponed to May, then eventually mired in the uncertainty that came along with t...

Festival La Rochelle Cinéma (FEMA) programme revealed

The online Fema is approaching… You’ll find the programme details on our website. The selection of 16 films for 5 euros, will be accessible from 26.06 to 05.07 on LaCinetek. On 03.07 at 10 pm, in partnership with the Cinémathèque de Grenoble, the Festival du Film court de Grenoble and the Agence du court métrage, the Fema will present a night of “horror and thrills” featuring twenty-four short films, incl...

FOCUS ASIA 2020 reveals the full programme of this virtual edit

After the announcement of the nine projects selected for the All Genres Project Market, FOCUS ASIA 2020 unveils the full programme, in particular that of the new Far East in Progress section! For the first time, the Far East Film Festival market will be presenting a work-in-progress section dedicated exclusively to Asian films which are nearing completion and are in search of international distribution and premieres at the principal festivals scheduled for the second half of the year. Far East ...

Sheffield Doc/Fest tackles film community’s challenges in its virtual programme

“Seismic shifts for the media landscape” - Sheffield Doc/Fest tackles film community’s challenges in its virtual programme. Live Q&As with directors from the 2020 film programme spotlight the art of filmmaking.   This year’s Sheffield Doc/Fest programme of industry talks and sessions continues to explore a range of topics relevant to the film community. With its panel A Time To Breathe: Addressing Racism in the Film and TV Industry, Doc/Fest aims to create spa...

ANNOUNCING: MOFF 2020 Portland @ Thompson's Point, July 30-Aug. 2

  With an added weekend of screenings and an online option! MOFF 2020 Portland films and screenings are announced! Get your tickets before they're gone (only 50 tickets per screening)!   We're very proud of the 57 films that make up this year's MOFF.  Also, we're psyched to announce we've partnered with Thompson's Point to host eight screenings over four days from July 30 to August 2.    And, we've added a second weekend o...

Cloud 21 and Kultura PR Break New 'Virtual' Ground With Third Annual Global Entertainment Showcase During Online Marché du Film

Cloud21 International and Kultura PR International  co-presented the third annual "Global Entertainment Showcase: Cannes 2020” on June 24, 2020, virtually, during this year’s Online Marché du Film.  The ZOOM event featured panelists Threshold Entertainment Group CEO Larry Kasanoff (producer Mortal Kombat, Terminator 2), Roskino CEO Evgenia Markova and E! founder | Metan Global Entertainment Group President/CEO Larry Namer, with award-winning filmmaker Sue Vic...

Let s meet for a drink at the Nordic Party Online

- Scandinavian Rooftop edition As it yet will take some time before we can meet in real life, Göteborg Film Festival and The Norwegian International Film Festival Haugesund are happy to welcome you to our online edition of the Nordic Party from a Scandinavian Rooftop on June 25! Let’s come together and join in for an evening with great music that will ease the longing, bring joy, and throw us back in to the beach party mood! Our amazing DJ will guide us through t...

Cannes Marché du Film Online: The BEAT from Cannes Day 4

Enjoy Cannes the N°1 film event in the World which we have been covering since 1995, becoming the N°1 online trade publication for the Cannes Market and Festival: over 600 articles during the last edition ! Read this online     CATCH UP WITH PREVIOUS MARKET NEWSLETTERS 1 I 2  I 3 I 4 I     Cannes Newsletter 1  CANNES MARCHE DU FILM 2019 Coverage EMAIL US IF YOU NEED HELP PR...

Day 5 at the Marché du Film Online

  Friday 26 — Daily Screening Program   Every day, find your daily screening program in your welcome bag at the top of every page of the Marché du Film Online or download it here: DOWNLOAD THE PROGRAM HERE — Flash Meetings   Following the great success of our Flash Meetings, we will be conducting two sessions tomorrow at 11:00 (UTC+2) and 20:00 (UTC+2). Tomorrow is your last opportunity to take part in our Fla...

The San Sebastian Festival extends the film submission deadline until June 30

Given the extraordinary circumstances caused by the COVID-19 health crisis, the San Sebastian Festival has decided to extend the online submission period for the pre-selection of films for its 68th edition by two weeks. This means that films proposed for participation in any of the sections making up its programme can be submitted until June 30. The calls for submissions of films for Culinary Zinema (June 15), WIP Latam, WIP Europa and Nest (all three on June 1) maintain their initial dates. ...

VIDEO: TIFF unveils plans for Festival 2020

Reimagined physical and digital festival will feature exciting new films, talks, and interactive experiences Click above for a social distanced sit-down with TIFF Co-Heads Joana Vicente and Cameron Bailey TIFF announced today that the 45th edition of the Toronto International Film Festival, taking place September 10–19, is tailored to fit the moment, with physical screenings and drive-ins, digital screenings, virtual red carpets, press conferences and industry talks. This year&rsq...

7th edition of the Venice Gap-Financing Market: A selection of 55 Projects

La Biennale di Venezia / 77th Venice International Film Festival    Venice Production Bridge / Venice Gap-Financing Market Projects Selected       The 7th edition of the Venice Gap-Financing Market (September 4 - September 6, 2020), organised as part of the Venice Production Bridge, will take place during the forthcoming 77th Venice International Film Festival and will offer selected European and international projects the opportunity to close their...

FIN Atlantic International Film Festival announces 2020 plans for FIN AIFF Stream

  During the COVID-19 pandemic, more than ever, FIN Atlantic International Film Festival recognizes its purpose to celebrate quality screen content and bring the community together. Assuming a continuation of public health measures, it has been decided that the 2020 festival will take place entirely online from Thursday, September 17 to Thursday, September 24, through a brand-new online initiative         called FIN AIFF Stream.   “In this mos...

Cannes Marché du Film Online: The BEAT from Cannes Day 3

Enjoy Cannes the N°1 film event in the World which we have been covering since 1995, becoming the N°1 online trade publication for the Cannes Market and Festival: over 600 articles during the last edition ! Read this online     CATCH UP WITH PREVIOUS MARKET NEWSLETTERS 1 I 2  I 3 I 4 I     Cannes Newsletter 1  CANNES MARCHE DU FILM 2019 Coverage EMAIL US IF YOU NEED HELP PROMOTING Y...
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