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Rome Film Fest in the city, from the centre to the outskirts

18-28 October, 2018 | Auditorium Parco della Musica   Since its first edition, Rome Film Fest has taken place at the Auditorium Parco della Musica. The building complex designed by Italian architect Renzo Piano will host most of the screenings (Sala Sinopoli, Sala Petrassi, Teatro Studio Gianni Borgna Sala SIAE, AuditoriumArte), and exhibitions (foyer Sinopoli and foyer Petrassi, with the exhibition “Three Minutes”). The 1,300 square metres o...

OPEN CALL - SUBMIT - LOST WORLD FILM FESTIVAL

OPEN CALL for SHORT FILM submissions to: PALEOCHORA LOST WORLD SHORT FILM FESTIVAL Submit via Film Freeway Click this link to submit: https://filmfreeway.com/PaleochoraLostWorldShortFilmFestival   ...

Dublin Feminist Film Festival 2018

Dublin Feminist Film Festival has established firm roots on Dublin’s cultural calendar, shining a spotlight on women in film. DFFF promotes and celebrates female filmmakers, hoping to inspire and empower others to get involved in filmmaking. This involves considering women on-screen, but also behind the camera, through the dual-aspect of celebrating and showcasing fantastic female filmmaking, as well as de

Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival announces the complete lineup of Official Selection

  Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival aka PÖFF announces the full lineup of its major international competition programme, the Official Selection, adding eleven titles to the previously announced eight. The selection sees an addition of five European films, including the world premieres of th...

The 2018 Romanian Film Festival Seattle is coming to SIFF Cinema Uptown NOVEMBER 2-4

  Join us for the 5th Edition of The Romanian Film Festival Seattle, screening November 2-4 at SIFF Cinema Uptown.  This year's festival will carry the spirit of Halloween into November by taking viewers on a tour of Romania and its "Uncanny Worlds," starting with an Opening Night Gal...

NYFF56 Closing Night Premiere At Eternity’s Gate Red Carpet Arrivals

By Maria Esteves – October 18, 2018 The 56th New York Film Festival Closing Night North American Premiere of AT ETERNITY’S GATE, by Academy Award nominated director Julian Schnabel commenced Friday, October 12, 2018 at Alice Tully Hall, New York. Red carpet arrivals included director Schnabel, actors Willem Dafoe, Oscar Isaac, Rupert Friend, screenwriter Jean-Claude Carriere, producer Jon Klik, writer Louise Kugelberg and actress Stella Schnabel. AT ETERNITY’S GATE in sele...

Rome Film Fest in the city, starting tomorrow, from the centre to the outskirts

The venues for the 13th edition   Since its first edition, Rome Film Fest has taken place at the Auditorium Parco della Musica. The building complex designed by Italian architect Renzo Piano will host most of the screenings (Sala Sinopoli, Sala Petrassi, Teatro Studio Gianni Borgna Sala SIAE, AuditoriumArte), and exhibitions (foyer Sinopoli and foyer Petrassi, with the exhibition “Three Minutes”). The 1,300 square metres of the avenue leading to the Cavea (an open-air a...

The Exhibitions at the 13th Rome Film Fest

  THREE MINUTES | AN EXHIBITION OF PHOTOGRAPHY BY RICCARDO GHILARDI Press Preview 18 October at 12:30 | Foyer Sala Sinopoli (Auditorium Parco della Musica) Photographer Riccardo Ghilardi’s passionate eye guides us through a journey punctuated with the best-known faces of cinema stars and catches them in the iconic locations that year after year showcase the dream factory of cinema: Cannes, Venice, Berlin, and Los Angeles, home of the Oscars® and the Golden Globes, as well as ...

The official poster of the 13th Rome Film Fest features Peter Sellers and his comic genius

  The official poster of the thirteenth Rome Film Fest, to be held from 18 to 28 October 2018 at the Auditorium Parco della Musica, features Peter Sellers.   Beloved by extremely diverse audiences, who have admired his extraordinary comic talent, the brilliant unpredictability of his performances and his excellent portrayal of dramatic roles, Peter Sellers is pictured as his most famous character, Inspector Jacques Clouseau, lead character of The Pink Panther series. The shot was ...

Call for Entries Now Open - deadline December 1, 2018

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  Set in the heart of Oregon wine country, the McMinnville Short Film Festival (MSFF) is a “filmmaker’s” festival. MSFF organizers cater to filmmakers from the moment a film is submitted to the moment the festival wraps up, experience why Portland, Oregon filmmaker Zach Putnam says “…the festival organizers curated a sophisticated collection of high caliber films from both local and international directors. They create a welcoming environment for all at...

Hollywood Casting and Film launches a new screenplay competition and talent Summit

We, at filmfestivals.com, are happy to see our long time friend Jon Fitzgerald return with a festival project, Bruno Chatelin and Jon worked on a couple of occasions on th efestival circuit ! The HCF Screenplay Competition not only provides screenwriters with over $50,000 in cash and prize value, we are one of the only competitions that provides critical resources (locations, camera equipment) in helping screenwriters produce their scripts. The HCF Screenplay Competition was specifically d...

6th CIFF announces Jury and “Making the World a Better Place by Giving a Voice to the Unheard” again...

CFF 6TH ANNUAL JURY MEMBERS       The Chelsea Film Festival announces today the 6th Annual Jury presided by Actress, Screenwriter, Director Laura Gómez (Orange is The New Black, Show Me a Hero, Law & Order)...

World Highlights: astonishing films from all around the globe arrive to #LosCabos7

  COME AND SEE WHAT THE NEIGHBORS ARE DOING ...

AFI FEST 2018 runs November 8 – Thursday, Nov. 15

AFI FEST 2018 presented by Audi runs November 8 – Thursday, Nov. 15 in Hollywood, and we hope you will consider including the festival in your listing of events for November.  The festival is eight days of red-carpet galas and screenings, as well as conversations and panels.    This year’s festival will open and close with the World Premiere Gala screenings of ON THE BASIS OF SEX and MARY QUEEN OF SCOTS, respectively. Additional Galas include the World Premieres of...

The Lowdown

FestForums Santa Barbara is back for 2018 November 14th-16th! Use this code : Bruno20 when registering  http://torchly.io/VU09uETVvb Santa Barbara, CA | November 14-16   Hilton San...

The first Paleochora Lost World Short Film Festival commences 1-5 June 2019

The 1st Paleochora Lost World Short Film Festival launches in June 2019 in association with the Municipality of Kandanos-Selinou. The 'Lost World' of Paleochora nestles between the Mountains and Sea in South West Crete and is the perfect location for Filmmakers to convene to show their work, network with colleagues and enjoy our fabulous Cretan hospitality. We may be at the most southern point of Europe, but there are BIG Film things happening here and on the entire Island of Crete. Ou...

Feel the Festival Beat of the circuit this past week Volume 835

Filmfestivals.com Newsletter View Email in browser     Wishing you all much success on the festival circuit! Advertise in our Newsletters from 200€ email us for a quote FOLL...

Our partner festival, the Chelsea Film Festival to open with The Broken Rose

Bruno Chatelin, who sits on the advisory Board of the CFF, is happy to share the news from our friend in NY: Ingrid Jean-Baptiste who runs the festival.     The opening film is The Broken Rose by Matthew McClelland 111 min | Drama | USA | 2018 (New York Premiere) Rose is a young girl who has grown up in foster care. Desperate to escape an abusive situation, she is saved by an older man named Shaka, but at what price? Film will be followed by Q&A with Actors and Writers/Produ...

The Into Film Festival returns this Autumn with nearly 3,000 free screenings and special events

“Into Film is a really brilliant initiative because anything that facilitates the arts in our current climate, particularly with regards to younger people, is really vital as we are seeing increasing cuts and less funding in schools.” Gwendoline Christie, Actor  Now in its sixth phenomenally successful year, having welcomed nearly half a million Primary and Secondary students and their teachers in 2017, the Into Film Festival returns this Autumn with nearly ...

SLO Film Fest is gearing up for its 25th Anniversary year!

    This fall, the SLO Film Fest is starting the party a little early with two special movie events that we hope you don’t miss! On Saturday, November 17 at SLO’s Fremont Theatre, legendary actress Katharine Ross will join The Malibu Coast Silent Film Orchestra to perform the exciting true story of “Kate Shelley and the Midnight Express,” before introducing the 1969 classic, Butch Cassid...

Doclisboa under pressures from two Embassies to remove films from its programme and resisting!

"DOCLISBOA WILL NOT ACCEPT EXTERNAL PRESSURES UPON ITS PROGRAMMING OR ITS POLITICAL POSITIONING"   Bruno Chatelin from filmfestivals.com supports the ethics of the DocLisboa Team and is happy to share their statement with our community. Feel free to react. Over the past two days, Doclisboa has received pressures from two Embassies to remove films from its programme, or to review texts in its materials. In particular, a film of the International Competition and texts relate...

Our partner's 6th Edition of the SR Socially Relevant™ Film Festival NY is already taking shape

The Sixth Annual Edition of the SR Socially Relevant™ Film Festival NY is already taking shape, with Women, Environment, Social Justice, Gender and Age Matters taking the front seat. Filmfestivals.com Bruno Chatelin salutes the wonderful achievements of the festival and looks forward to a continued relationship.   Submissions are still open for the festival to take place March 15-21, 2019 at Cinema Village and neighboring downtown Manhattan venues. We are expecting international ...

The Apocalypse in Focus at 42nd Göteborg Film Festival 2019

   Is the world coming to an end? Temperatures and sea levels are rising, extreme weather is increasingly common. The reports keep coming in and there is an impending sense of doom. This is the backdrop to Göteborg Film Festival’s Focus: Apocalypse. Researchers use the term ‘Anthropocene’ to refer to the geological era we now find ourselves in as mankind leaves its indelible tracks on the planet. Planet Earth is undergoing far-reaching changes and n...

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Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival unveils seven First Feature Competition entries

  Tallinn Black Nights has announced the first seven films that will be competing in the First Feature Competition programme of the festival, a section dedicated to screening the first feature-length films of the directors. The announced selection includes five films from Europe with the Lithuania-Finland co-production Sasha Was Here, directed by Ernestas Jankauskas, having its world premiere at the festival. Set during the span of one day, the story tells about a young cou...
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