Pro Tools
•Register a festival or a film
Submit film to festivals Promote for free or with Promo Packages

FILMFESTIVALS | 24/7 world wide coverage

Welcome !

Enjoy the best of both worlds: Film & Festival News, exploring the best of the film festivals community.  

Launched in 1995, relentlessly connecting films to festivals, documenting and promoting festivals worldwide.

Working on an upgrade soon.

For collaboration, editorial contributions, or publicity, please send us an email here

User login


RSS Feeds 

Martin Scorsese Masterclass in Cannes services and offers



Established 1995 serves and documents relentless the festivals community, offering 92.000 articles of news, free blog profiles and functions to enable festival matchmaking with filmmakers.


Share your news with us at to be featured.  SUBSCRIBE to the e-newsletter.  

MEET YOUR EDITOR Bruno Chatelin - Check some of his interviews. Board Member of many filmfestivals and regular partner of a few key film events such as Cannes Market, AFM, Venice Production Bridge, Tallinn Industry and Festival...Check our recent partners.  

The news in French I English This content and related intellectual property cannot be reproduced without prior consent.


Asian Awards Winners

Presented by Lord Sebastian Coe, The Asian Awards 2010 saw a powerhouse of leaders in business, sport, politics attend to celebrate achievement and excellence among South Asians, including Deputy PM Nick Clegg, Jermaine Jackson, Nasser Hussain OBE, Gurinder Chadha, Christian Louboutin and Sonu Niigaam.

Caroline Jackson Levy, Managing Director of the Asian Awards said: "We are delighted at the incredible success of the inaugural Asian Awards.
Through the Asian Awards we begin to build a legacy for the South Asian community and through the achievements of our winners, to inspire the millions of us who strive to be the best we can.

"We are honoured to have been joined by so many world figures - with the support of the Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg, Nasser Hussain OBE, Christian Louboutin, Sonu Niigaam and other major personalities, the Asian Awards were a spectacular success."


1) Outstanding Achievement in Art and Design Abu Jani & Mr.Sandeep Khosla
*Presented by Christian Louboutin

2) Outstanding Achievement in Television George Alagiah OBE
*Presented by Neeraj Arora, Executive VP, Sony Entertainment Network &
Nina Wadia

3) Outstanding Achievement in Cinema Yash Chopra
*Presented by Gurinder Chadha

4) Outstanding Achievement in Music AR Rahman
*Presented by Sonu Niigaam

5) Lloyds Banking Group Business Leader
of the Year Ratan Tata
*Presented by Diana Brightmore- Armour, CEO Corporate Banking, Lloyds
Banking Group

6) Outstanding Achievement in Sport Sachin Tendulkar
*Presented by Paul Johnson, Deputy Editor Guardian News and Media &
Nasser Hussain OBE

7) Public Servant of the Year Zarin Patel
*Presented by Baroness Verma of Leicester

8) Lifetime Achievement Amitabh Bachchan

9) Lloyds Banking Group Philanthropist of
the Year Sunil Mittal
*Presented by Truett Tate, Group Executive Director, Wholesale,
Lloyds Banking Group

10) Social Entrepreneur of the Year Professor Muhammad Yunus
*Presented by Ninan Chacko, CEO, PR Newswire

11) Entrepreneur of the Year Vijay Mallya
*Presented by Kamal Ahmed, Business Editor of the Sunday Telegraph
& Gary Jones, CEO of Infiniti

12) Lebara People's Choice Award Sachin Tendulkar
*Presented by Ratheesan Yoganathan CEO Lebara

Sonu Niigaam, one of India's most celebrated and respected singers and songwriters gave an exclusive 3-song performance.

The Asian Awards were in support of the charity Save the Children. Co- founder of the Asian Awards, Paul Sagoo said "The whole South Asian community came together not only to celebrate the achievements of so many great figures, but also to recognize and support the vital work of Save the Children in India and Pakistan. Gurinder Chadha presented a deeply moving report on the work of the charity and we are delighted to have been able play our part in supporting their efforts."

With such prestigious figures lending their full support, The Asian Awards 2010 was one of the most important awards ceremonies to launch this year.



2. The Asian Awards 2010 is a collaboration between United Business Media and businessman Paul Sagoo. The awards also support Save the Children as its official charity.

3. The Asian Awards recognise and reward exemplary achievements across 12 categories and is open individuals born in (or with direct family origins in) India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka or Bangladesh.

4. The process will identify individuals who parallel the achievements of great and iconic figures of the past; world-changers whose creativity touches enrich and inspire us in our daily lives.

5. A short list of nominees were selected by an independent judging panel consisting of highly respected figures chaired by Baroness Verma of Leicester. The winners were ratified by a second group of expert judges, again chaired by Lady Verma.

6. The Lebara Group is the headline sponsor of the Asian Awards and is also the sponsor of the Lebara People's Choice Award, which has members of the UK general public voting for its winner.

7. Lebara is the leader in providing high quality, low-cost international mobile services, enabling friends and family to stay in touch wherever they are in the world

8. To show its support of such a high calibre, prestigious event, Lloyds Banking Group has chosen to become a key backer and officially sponsor the Business Leader of the Year and the Philanthropist of the Year awards.

9. United Business Media Limited is a leading global business media company. UBM informs markets and brings the world's buyers and sellers together at events, online, in print and provides them with the information they need to do business successfully.


The Bulletin Board

> The Bulletin Board Blog
> Partner festivals calling now
> Call for Entry Channel
> Film Showcase
 The Best for Fests

Meet our Fest Partners 

Following News

Interview with EFM (Berlin) Director



Interview with IFTA Chairman (AFM)



Interview with Cannes Marche du Film Director
 dailies live coverage from

> Live from India 
> Live from LA
Beyond Borders
> Locarno
> Toronto
> Venice
> San Sebastian

> Tallinn Black Nights 
> Red Sea International Film Festival

> Palm Springs Film Festival
> Kustendorf
> Rotterdam
> Sundance
Santa Barbara Film Festival SBIFF
> Berlin / EFM 
> Fantasporto
Houston WorldFest 
> Julien Dubuque International Film Festival
Cannes / Marche du Film 



Useful links for the indies:

Big files transfer
> Celebrities / Headlines / News / Gossip
> Clients References
> Crowd Funding
> Deals

> Festivals Trailers Park
> Film Commissions 
> Film Schools
> Financing
> Independent Filmmaking
> Motion Picture Companies and Studios
> Movie Sites
> Movie Theatre Programs
> Music/Soundtracks 
> Posters and Collectibles
> Professional Resources
> Screenwriting
> Search Engines
> Self Distribution
> Search sites – Entertainment
> Short film
> Streaming Solutions
> Submit to festivals
> Videos, DVDs
> Web Magazines and TV


> Other resources

+ SUBSCRIBE to the weekly Newsletter
+ Connecting film to fest: Marketing & Promotion
Special offers and discounts
Festival Waiver service

User images

About Editor

Chatelin Bruno

The Editor's blog

Bruno Chatelin Interviewed

Be sure to update your festival listing and feed your profile to enjoy the promotion to our network and audience of 350.000.     




View my profile
Send me a message