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42 MIFF postponed to October

  42nd Moscow International Film Festival will be postponed to October 1-8, 2020. The date was validated by the International Federation of Film Producers Associations (FIAPF), which provides accreditations to film festivals worldwide.   The festival was initially supposed to be held on April 2020, but the date change has been made due to the current severe coronavirus (COVID-19) situation. New date has been chosen to provide safety. ...

Message from our friends at Doclisboa : new edition, new format, October 2020-March 2021

We are living through complex and uncertain times that pose a series of challenges to those who make, who show and who watch cinema. We have been working so that the 18th edition of Doclisboa responds to these challenges with new ways of being together and taking care of each other. Doclisboa is a place of meeting around cinema, and it is in the theaters that we want to continue to collectively investigate the world. We propose to build a festival that responds to the times but that preserves ...

Wrap and Review DOK.fest München @home 2020

Together in front of the screens. Festival impression by Janne Sebening The festival at home: At DOK.fest München @home 121 films from 42 countries were shown for 18 days, 90 of which were world or German premieres. A total of 14 prizes amounting to 55,000 euros were awarded. More than 75,000 spectators watched the films of DOK.fest Munich @home and the events of DOK.forum and DOK.education. The number of actual viewers of the online edition is likely to be even significantly higher...

5 Italian premieres, including 3 world premie, will compete for the Campania Scenarios section of the Ischia Film Festival

  "The section", explains the artistic director of the festival Michelangelo Messina, "includes   various cinematographic languages ​​for which it will range from fiction to the cinema of reality, narrated in works of less than 52 minutes duration, unpublished in Italy and shot in recognizable territories (not Studios or internal) of the Campania region or which have Campania's territories as their main location ". "The Campania Region"...

2020 Brooklyn Film Festival – 149 films online for free

May 29 – June 7, 2020 #1 Register on the website: Registering a free account with the festival is easy, but required. Go to REGISTER and follow instructions. Don’t forget to activate your email account. #2 Login in at brooklynfilmfestival.org and click Go to THEATER LOBBY » #3 On May 29, the programs will populate the THEATER LOBBY in 4 groups at different times from 6am to 6pm EST: The 1st group of programs will be available from 6am (EST) on. Th...

The 21st poesiefestival berlin is now showing ONLINE

More than 30 events featuring 150 artists, tutorials, live chats, Poetry Market, interviews and everything in the media library After a record preparation time of two-and-a-half months, here we are with the first ever online edition of the poesiefestival berlin about to go live. On 29 May the opening readings and performances Poets’ Home (Corners) get under way, then on 5 June the 7-day festival kicks off with 150 artists from all over the world who have – with a huge amount of ...

The 19th edition of the Sacramento French Film Festival will be virtual

  "THE REGION'S PREMIER FILM EVENT" Carla Meyer - Sacramento Bee 19th SACRAMENTO FRENCH FILM FESTIVAL VIRTUAL EDITION: 10 DAYS, 10 FILMS JUNE 19-28, 2020 Dear Amis du Festival, It is official! Due to the coronavirus pandemic, the 19th edition of the Sacramento French Film Festival will be virtual. Held over 10 days, June 19-28, 2020, the SFFF will present a collection of about 10 new feature films, otherwise unavailable in the U.S. that you will be able to watch ...

Cannes 2019 Festival Coverage

  Dailies during Cannes about the festival / Dailies about the market PHOTOS FROM CANNES VIDEOS FROM CANNES 12 newsletters THE DAILIES   Cannes Film Week : From December 2 to 8, Cannes films came to Buenos Aires! Cannes films' world tour continues with the Buenos Aires Cannes Film Week from December 2 to 8 2019! The "Semana de Cine" has been held by the Festival de Cannes and the INCAA to ...

Official Selection 2020 to be revealed online June, 3 at 06.00pm

Pierre Lescure, President of the Festival de Cannes, and Thierry Frémaux, the Festival's General Delegate, will announce the line-up of the 73rd edition of the Festival de Cannes live on Canal + on Wednesday 3 June at 6:00pm, as well as on the Festival's website and across its social media. As every year, the event will take place at the UGC Normandie in Paris. For the occasion, the Festival's General Delegate will reveal 2020's Official Selection, the films to...

The 48th Huesca International Film Festival presents its entire ONLINE program

  The 48th Huesca International Film Festival presents its entire program in an edition that despite the current situation will feature world premieres, exclusive project presentations and more than a hundred short films distributed in its three official competitions and various parallel sections. The central axis will be its 80 short films from 30 different countries that can be seen both online around the world and in person (with limited capacity and relevant sanitary measures...

The Lumière festival 2020 confirmed for October 10-18

The Lumière festival 2020 will take place from Saturday the 10th to Sunday the 18th of October in the movie theatres of Lyon and its metropolis.   The festival’s International Classic Film Market (MIFC), which brings together cinema professionals every year, will welcome participants to its 8th edition from Tuesday the 13th to Friday the 16th of October. This year’s festival will be an opportunity for the Lumière Institute to cel...

1.3 million eyeballs for MyFrenchFilmFestival STAY HOME edition!

  With nearly 100 films available from March 27 to May 25, 2020, MyFrenchFilmFestival - STAY HOME Edition has recorded more than 1.3 million views worldwide.   During the confinement period following the health crisis, MyFrenchFilmFestival, UniFrance's online festival, offered to discover or rediscover more than 80 short films and 20 feature films from the last 10 editions.   Available for free for two months on MyFrenchFilmFestival.com but also on ...

IFP Week will be a virtual experience September 20th - September 25th

   The 2020 edition of IFP Week will take place virtually.  Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic we will adapt this year’s event, utilizing digital platforms to facilitate the Project Forum, conference, panels and workshops, as well as community experiences for creators, industry members and audiences. IFP Week will take place Sunday, September 20th – Friday, September 25th, 2020. Additionally, we are launching the inaugural audio hub at IFP Week t...

La Fabrique Cinéma 2020 will open a virtual Cinémas du Monde Pavilion from 22 to 26 June 2020

    LA FABRIQUE CINEMA 2020 ONLINE UNTIL 26 JUNE PROGRAMME AND HIGHLIGHTS   Confronted with the global health crisis, the Institut français and its partners (France Médias Monde, the SACEM (French society of authors, composers and publishers of music), the International Organisation of La Francophonie and with the support of Orange Studio) have rolled out exceptional measures to support artists and all culture industry professionals in France and elsewhere...

L'Atelier de la Cinéfondation will organize its online meetings from June 23 to 25.

L'Atelier de la Cinéfondation welcomes filmmakers and their producers to help them gain access to international financing and speed up the co-production process of their ongoing project. Due to the sanitary context, the Cinefondation decided to organize its online meetings from June 23 to 25. You can find our Livre des Projets and our platform here: https://register.latelier.festicine.fr/en If you’ve already participated in the Atelier in recent years, you just ne...

33rd Federal Festival Film. Germany's first drive-in film festival takes place in Wuppertal

Wuppertal media project: 33rd Federal Festival Film. Digital film festival with real film premiere at the Autokino Wuppertal The best young short films from Germany 2020   13.06.2020 │ 9 p.m. in the Autokino Wuppertal (Carnaper Platz, Wuppertal) Free entry! With livestream on YouTube   Welcome and live music by Horst Wegener Award ceremony Opening film: "Corona Diaries - Young Films Against Doom" Best-of-Screening of the Bundes.Festiva...

Women's International Film Festival Q&A How to Become A Hollywood Director with veteran filmmaker Mary Lou Belli

  WIFF have begun the process of restructuring the organization, services, and  programs and services to the community. How to Become A Hollywood Director This is an amazing opportunity to learn from a tv veteran and ask questions directly to Mary Lou Belli during our Q&A.    Join us for our first monthly online webinar program entitled #WIFFTalks.  Our first #WIFFTalks event is on June ...

Highlights from The Mifa 2020 Online edition

The Mifa has prepared a 2020 edition rich in content and meetings. Let’s keep our good habits and meet up on 15th June 2020! From 6th May you can get your accreditations and start filling your diary with numerous screenings and meetings set up for you: Virtual Stands Build your profile and meet professionals from other countries, either individually or reunited delegations such as Japan, China, Malaysia, Belgium, Chile, Russia, Argentina, Mexico,...

We Are One: the first-ever co-curated programming lineup from 21 festivals including San Sebastian

We Are One: A Global Film Festival announces the first-ever co-curated programming lineup featuring 21 of the most prolific film festivals in the world 10-Day Digital Festival, Produced and Organized by Tribeca Enterprises and YouTube, will Feature Programming from Festivals including Cannes Film Festival, Berlin International Film Festival, Venice Film Festival and San Sebastian International Film Festival Highlights Include Online Premiere of ‘Ricky Powell’ featuring Natash...

University of the Basque Country Summer Course ‘Critical approaches to film festivals’

The course  The San Sebastian Festival, the Elías Querejeta Zine Eskola and Provincial Council of Gipuzkoa organise the University of the Basque Country Summer Course ‘Critical approaches to film festivals’ which will run from September 1-3 : registration on www.uik.eus   The San Sebastian Festival and the Elías Querejeta Zine Eskola (EQZE), created and financed by Provincial Council of Gipuzkoa, will participate in the University of the Basque ...

Inaugural Film Festival to Bring the Magic of Cinema to South Sudan

South Sudan does not have a movie theatre. Yes, imagine that. The simple relief of going to theatre and escaping, does not exist. There was a cinema district in the capital city of Juba with a movie palace but it has since been renovated into a church after years of being inoperable due to conflicts. Streaming services, as the internet is hit or miss, are largely unavailable in the nation. Entertainment in South Sudan which includes the entire community- especially the youth-barely exists. ...

FESTIVAL NITS Asian Summer Film Festival

Festival Nits de cinema oriental de Vic Asian Summer Film Festival 23 - 26 july This year’s edition of the Festival Nits de cinema oriental represents a challenge due to the circumstances we are experiencing. However, we bet on a festival with a format as similar as possible to the original because we believe it is part of our identity. The popular and participatory spirit of the Festival Nits is very much alive, although we will probably have to do some juggling. Thus, the ...

2020 Brooklyn Film Festival online edition to feature 40 countries in competition

The 23rd BROOKLYN FILM FESTIVAL is scheduled to run online from May 29 through June 7, around the clock. Watch 140 film premieres free of charge right on our website: www.brooklynfilmfestival.org. Vote for your favorite films to help us select the best of the year. BFF will also organize parallel live events such as filmmaker intros and Q&A sessions on both the website, Facebook and other social media. Registering a free account with the festival is easy, but required. Go to RE...

KVIFF at Your Cinema will present 16 films in 96 theatres across the Czech Republic

The Karlovy Vary IFF programmers’ exclusive selection for KVIFF at Your Cinema includes strong movies that earned high praise at film festivals held from last autumn to this year’s Berlinale. Movie screens at nearly one hundred Czech theaters will host the European premieres of three acclaimed titles: Zeina Durra’s engaging, atmospheric drama LUXOR, Fernanda Valadez’ compelling feature debut IDENTIFYING FEATURES , and THE MOLE AGENT, Maite Alberdi’s original cross b...
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