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FAR EAST FILM FESTIVAL 21 - The official poster

FLOATING FREE FAR EAST FILM FESTIVAL 21 FLOATING FREE  April 26th/May 4th 2019 – Udine – Teatro Nuovo and Visionario           Once again, graphic designer Roberto Rosolin signs the official image of the FEFF 21.   UDINE – We see a man floating in the air. In the image, his flight is condensed and crystallised within one moment, indeed the only moment that is shown, which leaves us wondering what happened before that. Did he j...

Lily-Rose Depp set to join Gary Oldman in Dreamland

Academy Award-nominated Greg Kinnear (As Good As It Gets, Little Miss Sunshine), Michelle Rodriguez (Widows, The Fate of the Furious) and Lily-Rose Depp (A Faithful Man) are set to join previously announced stars Gary Oldman, Armie Hammer and Evangeline Lilly in the first theatrical film to tackle the international opioid crisis in writer/director Nicholas Jarecki‘s (Arbitrage) dramatic thriller from his original script, Dreamland.    Principal photography has now official...

2019 Garden State Film Festival Announces Drew Henriksen As This Year's Screenplay Competition Winner For "A Brooklyn Christmas"

The 2019 Garden State Film Festival (GSFF) is thrilled to announce Drew Henriksen as this year’s Screenplay Competition Winner for “A BROOKLYN CHRISTMAS.” The GSFF Screenplay Competition was instituted to recognize the importance of the writer as the foundation for a really great film. There will be a live reading of this screenplay on Saturday March 30th 12:00Noon-2:00p.m. at The Berkeley Oceanfront Hotel in Asbury Park, 1401 Ocean Avenue, Oval Room on the 2nd Floor. Mr. Henri...

The UNCRUSHABLE Dinner and a movie with Tyler Florence Friday, March 29 in Sonoma

  22ND ANNUAL SONOMA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL PRESENTS   The UNCRUSHABLE Dinner with Tyler Florence   Friday, March 29th at Ramekins Culinary School, Events & Inn The Sonoma International Film Festival (SIFF) is thrilled to announce, The UNCRUSHABLE Dinner with Tyler Florence. On Friday, March 29 join celebrated chef Tyler Florence for a one-of-a-kind “Dinner and a Movie” event. View Tyler’s debut documentary, UNCRUSHABLE, and after the film, savor ...

9th Varesh Int'l FilmFest to display Azeri anthropological films

    Mansour Jahani - The anthropological films of Azerbaijan Republic will be screened in the 9th edition of Varesh International Film Festival slated to be held in northern Iran.   Organized by Mazandaran Culture and Islamic Guidance Department and Cinema Organization of Iran, the festival is slated to be held in this northern province on late April.   The main focus of the festival is on the five Caspian Sea littoral states and the Persian language, the common herit...

Screen Media announced today the acquisition of all North American rights to Patrick Brice’s Corporate Animals

      SCREEN MEDIA ACQUIRES NORTH AMERICAN RIGHTS TO  CORPORATE ANIMALS   Demi Moore-Headliner Premiered at the 2019 Sundance Film Festival   Screen Media announced today the acquisition of all North American rights to Patrick Brice’s Corporate Animals starring Demi Moore, Jessica Williams, Karan Soni, Isiah Whitlock Jr, Dan Bakkedahl, Calum Worthy, Nasim Pedrad, Martha Kelly, Jennifer Kim and Ed Helms, as well as the voi...

Ethan Coen: Tribute at FICCI 59

  Joel and Ethan Coen have become icons of world cinema. The brothers' multiple collaborations have earned them five awards at the Cannes Film Festival, four at the Oscars, two BAFTAs, and one Golden Globe. Their films combine genres, portray eccentric characters, weave complex plots and black humor, and are influenced by literary sources and genres of classical cinema, especially film noir. Ethan, the younger of the pair, will be honored with a tribute and the presentation of two of h...

The awards and figures of the 9th edition of MyFrenchFilmFestival!

    The 9th edition of the first online French-language film festival has just ended. With 10 million views, the festival recorded its second best result since its creation. The Directors' Jury Prize was awarded to Fabien Gorgeart. The festival records its second best result In 2019, the festival racked up 10 million views throughout the world in more than 200 territories.  The 5 countries accounting for the most views on the MyFrenchFilmFe...

Best Festival Strategist 2019 - France awarded to Bruno Chatelin

  Bruno Chatelin co founder former head of Fox and Sony Theatrical ditribution in France has been awarded Best Festival Strategist 2019 - France Recognised Leaders in Film Marketing Consulting Services - France   ...

2019 GARDEN STATE FILM FESTIVAL Announces Exclusive East Coast Film Fest Premiere Screening Of "My Dinner With Alan: A Sopranos

Bada Bing! The 17th Annual Garden State Film Festival (GSFF) is THRILLED to announce that it has added a FIFTH DAY this year and is presenting a SPECIAL SCREENING of the EAST COAST FILM FESTIVAL PREMIERE of MY DINNER WITH ALAN: A SOPRANOS SESSION, with Freeholder Director Tom Arnone acting as host for the evening on Wednesday, March 27th at 7:00 p.m. at the Jersey Shore Arts Center in Ocean Grove. The timing of this exciting event is serendipitous, as fans worldwide are celebrating t...

Albert Memmi, Sasson Gabai, Lisa Azuelos, Maxime Karoutchi and more at star-studded 22nd NY Sephardic Jewish Film Festival

  The New York Sephardic Jewish Film Festival (NYSJFF) announces its action-packed program featuring 12 NY US, and World première films, 10 special appearances by filmmakers, and 6 Pomegranate Awards recognizing Sephardi excellence in the arts. This special celebration of the diversity of Jewish experiences features narratives and documentaries, comedies and critical perspectives, with films touching on communities in Morocco, France, Spain, Tunisia, Egypt, Israel, Syria, and Iraq...

Boston Jewish Film Announces Susan K. Adler as New Executive Director

Boston Jewish Film is pleased to announce the appointment of Susan Adler as the new Executive Director. Adler brings more than 20 years experience in leading nonprofits, extensive development work, and strategic planning to the organization. She previously held executive roles at Cradles to Crayons, Inc., The ALS Association, and the Utility Contractors’ Association of New England, Inc. Adler’s background includes the development and management of many organization’s co...

Hypewriter pitch forum in Budapest has announced its call for applications for 2019

    The first Hypewriter pitch forum was organised in Budapest in June 2018. The series of events, in the framework of which original TV series ideas were presented, concluded with huge success. Many original and innovative ideas were submitted to the pitch forum, and the winner, titled  “The Butcher”, is currently in pre-production, with production due to start early 2019.   The organisers have now announced the second edition of Hypewriter and are expecting ...

2019 SFFILM Festival to Open with Netflix Limited Series 'Armistead Maupin's Tales of the City'

  Exciting Contemporary Follow-Up to the Beloved San Francisco–Set Story Features an All-Star Cast Including Laura Linney, Olympia Dukakis, and Ellen Page   SFFILM today announced th...

SEEfest 2019: themed Cinema of Audacity

The 2019 South East European Film Festival (SEEFest) in Los Angeles will explore the theme of cinematic audacity by drawing attention to South East European filmmakers whose works grapple with complex existential, ethical, and historical questions in innovative, and provocative ways. The festival will bring to the fore unconventional forms of artistic expression and cinematic representation that inform a diverse body of films. These...

Socially Relevant™ Film Festival NY Reveals Sixth Edition Official Selection

60 feature, short and documentary films from 30 countries Expert panels on film industry and social issues Women directed films on the forefront  SR Socially Relevant Film Festival 2019 (SRFF 2019) unveiled its SRFF 2019 Official Selection in the presence of a group of film critics and journalists at Pisticci Restaurant. The festival’s Sixth season brings international and local films, industry workshops and panels, and other events dedicated to social issues to New York. SRFF 2019...

The New Orleans French Film Festival kicks off today

The New Orleans Film Society (NOFS) announced the complete lineup of films and live music performances for the 22nd annual New Orleans French Film Festival, February 15-21 at the Prytania Theatre.   The festival lineup features 17 feature-length films, 3 short films, and free live music performances—in partnership with Krewe du Kanaval—prior to select film screenings and the World Premiere of On Va Continuer!, a documentary about the Grammy-winning Louisiana band Lost Bayou Ra...

The 24th Seattle Jewish Film Festival brings 36 Films, 180 Emotions, Thousands of Friends

      Announcing the 24th Annual Seattle Jewish Film Festival 36 films. 180 emotions. thousands of friend...

Sonoma Film Fest kicks off with Special Documentary Film Dinner - Bethany Hamilton: Unstoppable –

22ND ANNUAL SONOMA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL PRESENTS A Festival Kick-off   Special Documentary Film Dinner - Bethany Hamilton: Unstoppable – Thursday, February 21st at Sebastiani Theatre   Sonoma, CA (February 7, 2019) – On Thursday, February 21st at 7:15pm, Sonoma International Film Festival fans can catch a special documentary film screening of Bethany Hamilton: Unstoppable at the Sebastiani Theatre. Bethany Hamilton lost her arm to a tiger shark at age 13, but ...

ECU announced their Official Selection

ÉCU WILL SCREEN 80 OF THE WORLD'S BEST INDEPENDENT FILMS IN PARIS ON THE 5th, 6th and 7th of April 2019.  The European Independent Film Festival is honoured to announce its Official Selection for its 14th edition which will be held on the 5th, 6th and 7th of April, 2019 in Paris, France.  ÉCU 2019 will showcase 80 films from 31 countries ranging from features, shorts, documentaries and animations to student films and experimental works. Filmmakers will compet...

The very first edition of the Montreal International History Film Festival (FIFHM) will take place from May 3-5, 2019

The very first edition of the Montreal International History Film Festival (FIFHM) will take place from May 3-5, 2019, at the Cinémathèque Québécoise in Montreal. Founded by two filmmakers and two historians passionate about the representation of history in film, the FIFHM’s aim is to promote exchanges between filmmakers, historians and the general public, offering a showcase of films of any genre or other media products (especially television series or, ev...

L.A. Italia 2019 - February Program

February 17/23 - TCL Chinese Theatre - Hollywood, Ca OPENING CEREMONY: SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 17 - 5pm SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 17 10:00am The Italian Masters – Special Screening The Lark Farm (122’) dir. Paolo and Vittorio Taviani Actor Alessandro Preziosi will introduce the movie. 12:20pm Celebrating Matera Basilicata – US Premiere Mathera (90’) Dir. Vito Salinaro and Francesco Invernizzi 2:00pm The Italian Masters – World Premiere Leonardo 500 (9...

Fantastic Web Contest III

FANTASTIC WEB CONTEST III : Looking for an extraordinary web series ; a call for projects from the NIFFF and the RTS Driven by the desire to support a new generation of Swiss filmmakers, the Neuchâtel International Fantastic Film Festival (NIFFF), in collaboration with the Radio Télévision Suisse (RTS), is launching its third call for projects among web creators, affirming once again its engagement for innovation. ...

FICCI 59 Unveils its Official Categories

          FICCI 59 Unveils its Official Categories During a press conference at the Centro Ático of the Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, the Cartagena de Indias International Film Festival (FICCI) revealed the films included in its 10 Official Ca...

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