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The 20th Garden State Film Festival in Asbury Park calling for your entries

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     Asbury Park, New Jersey - USA      March 23 – 27, 2022 October 15, 2021  Regular Deadline November 12, 2021  Late Deadline Website I Profile on Filmfestivals.com I Facebook I Twitter I Email I SUBMIT The 20th Garden State Film Festival is New Jersey's Premier Independent Film Festival®.  The Garden State Film Festiva...
 

8th BIFED (Bozcaada International Festival of Ecological Documentary) started on Wednesday.

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     This year will be the 8th year of the festival. On the opening day of the festival, which will continue online until 19th October, a total of 1,108 views were reached. BIFED (Bozcaada International Festival of Ecologic...
 

15.10.2021 | Docs on the Spot's blog

The biggest documentaries at SFF 2021

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  HOT TOPIC DOCUMENTARIES AT SFF Be the smartest person at the picnic!   Sydney Film Festival’s epic documentary line-up has it all – from jaw-dropping exposés to edge-of-your-seat thrillers. Tales of risk takers, music makers, freedom fighters and more.&nb...
 

15.10.2021 | Docs on the Spot's blog

SFFILM's Doc Stories Program is Announced—Nov 4–7 in-person & online

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  Four-Day Documentary Series Opens with Stanley Nelson’s ATTICA, and Features a Castro Screening of SUMMER OF SOUL with Director Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson in Attendance, plus Several West Coast Premieres Including THE FIRST WAVE, BURNING, and DIONNE WARWICK: DON’T MAKE ME OVER   San Francisco, CA – SFFILM has announced the lineup of programs for the seventh annual Doc Stories film series, taking place November 4–7 at the Castro Theatre (429 Castr...
 

15.10.2021 | Docs on the Spot's blog

Play-Doc closes its 17th edition, with a strong unique, exclusive and international character

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    The abundance of world, international and Spanish premieres characterized a program that also highlighted the closest talent and that reached almost 12,000 viewers in its face-to-face and online formats.   The festival announces new dates and opens the call to participate in its XVIII edition, which will be held from May 4 to 8, 2022   Photo by Pablo Nunes Tui, October 13, 2021.- The Tui International Film Festival, Play-Doc, lower...
 

15.10.2021 | Docs on the Spot's blog

Docs at CUCALORUS Film Festival

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Get ready for an extra dose of weird, wild, and wonderful – check out the full lineup of films below! Stay tuned next week for the full festival schedule, but don’t wait to make your travel plans to visit Wilmington in November! DOCUMENTARY FEATURES A Sexplanation by Alexander Liu Any Given Day by Margaret Byrne Firestarter – The Story of Bangarra by Wayne Blair and Nel Minchin Negra by Medhin Tewolde Serrano Quaranteened by rodrigo dorfman RUMBLE: The India...
 

15.10.2021 | Docs on the Spot's blog

2022 Sundance Film Festival: Satellite Screens, Online Platform, Health Safety, & Ticketing Details Revealed

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The nonprofit Sundance Institute announced today several key aspects of how their 2022 Sundance Film Festival will take place in person and online January 20-30, 2022, including sharing this year’s Satellite Screen partners and locations, ticket package details and on-sale dates, and elaborating upon earlier health and safety guidelines. “Our programming team, led by the fearless Kim Yutani, is deep into screening the mountain of submissions we have already received this ...
 

15.10.2021 | Sundance's blog

AFI FEST 2021 Full Lineup Announced

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The full lineup for AFI FEST 2021 is here! Featuring 115 titles, this year’s film festival will showcase internationally acclaimed and award-winning films, including Sony Pictures Classics’ PARALLEL MOTHERS, written and directed by Academy Award® winner Pedro Almodóvar, which will screen as a Red Carpet Premiere at the historic TCL Chinese Theatre on Saturday, November 13. The film joins the previously announced Red Carpet Premiere tit...
 

15.10.2021 | Editor's blog

VIENNALE 2021 Program revealed

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The program of the 59th edition of the Viennale, Austria’s largest film festival (October 21 to 31, 2021) has just been announced announcing the main sections in the program  Monographies, Cinematographies, Historiographies and the Restrospective. In 2021, film lovers in Vienna can once again breathe a sigh of relief. We consider ourselves lucky that, despite adverse conditions, we’ve been able to maintain the continuity of our event, having prepared the 59th edition of the V...
 

15.10.2021 | Editor's blog

Sharing the 2021 Festival of Cinema NYC Photos

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Check out over 3,000 photos that were taken throughout the entire run of the festival!  Visit our flickr page to view more than 3,000 photos from the 2021 Festival of Cinema NYC. Take a look at pictures from events that took place over the 10-day period, including our Street Fair Booth, Opening Night, Media & Press event, Moderated Panels, Filmmakers Q&A's, Awards Night and more!  Did you find yourself in any of the pics? Fee...
 

15.10.2021 | Editor's blog

Ji.hlava celebrates 25th jubilee anniversary and reveals full line up

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Six days, three hundred films, back in cinemas!    The jubilee 25th documentary Ji.hlava kicks-off in two weeks! Festival visitors can look forward to three hundred films including the latest Czech and international documentary cinema, a unique retrospective of Romanian experimental film, and a section dedicated to the American thinker and essayist Susan Sontag.  This year’s Ji.hlava Inspiration Forum will include a discussion with gender studies legend Judith Butler. Th...
 

15.10.2021 | Editor's blog

Tasveer Festival showcases outstanding closing night events on October 24, 2021.

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Tasveer Festival showcases outstanding closing night events on October 24, 2021. Tasveer Festival Closing Night Film: Americanish Live Comedy Showcase and Awards October 24, 2:00 PM - Broadway Performance Hall An in person evening of outstanding film and comedy! Closing night begins with Close Ties to Home Country, a charming short comedy about an immigrant dog walker who finds home in the hearts of rich people’s dogs. 2021 Student Academy Awa...
 

15.10.2021 | Editor's blog

Environmental Films at PFS Philadelphia Film Festival

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We’re pleased to announce that the next PhilaEnviroFilmFest will be both live and virtual during the first week of April 2022. We’ve engaged the Philadelphia Film Society to produce the festival to take advantage of their staffing, technical, and marketing muscle. More details to follow in several months.    In the meantime, we’re excited that the Philadelphia Film Society’s own film festival, held later this month, includes a “Gree...
 

14.10.2021 | Eco Focus's blog

24th CINEMAMBIENTE Festival closing

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Here we are at the last day of screenings of this 24th Environmental Film Festival. We hope that this edition has offered you food for thought and a desire to actively participate in the ongoing change towards a more (eco) sustainable world. On the other hand, as our claim states, (it's) TIME FOR CHANGE.       The final evening will be sanctioned by the award ceremony of the winning films, at 9 pm at the Cinema Massimo in Sala Cabiria, followed by a...
 

14.10.2021 | Eco Focus's blog

Entertainment's Top Talent Kick-Off TRIBECA & CHANEL Women's Filmmaker Program

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Tribeca and CHANEL kicked off the seventh annual THROUGH HER LENS, a three-day immersive program where entertainment’s most influential women gather around five emerging women filmmaker teams to provide one-on-one mentorship and intimate participant masterclasses.   In the end, one team will receive full financing to produce their short film with support from Tribeca Studios. The four other projects will be awarded grant funds to support their films’ development.   Th...
 

Ojay New Mini Festival Focuses on Diversity

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  A new mini-festival within the umbrella of the 22nd Annual Ojai Film Festival reflects the theme “Enriching the Human Spirit through Film.” This inaugural “Diversity and Inclusion for Social Impact and Vision” program explores the breadth of “diversity.” At the same time it examines “intersectionality,” aspects of a person’s identity that may cause conflict yet create an opportunity for understanding marginalized communities  ...
 

14.10.2021 | Editor's blog

New Mini-Festival Focuses on Diversity

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A new mini-festival within the umbrella of the 22nd Annual Ojai Film Festival reflects the theme “Enriching the Human Spirit through Film.” This inaugural “Diversity and Inclusion for Social Impact and Vision” program explores the breadth of “diversity.” At the same time it examines “intersectionality,” aspects of a person’s identity that may cause conflict yet create an opportunity for understanding marginalized communities. “Intersec...
 

Visit the online San Diego Film Festival watch over 150 films from the comfort of you own home

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  The San Diego International Film Festival’s 20th Anniversary season will be celebrating film throughout San Diego, October 14 – 24, 2021.  Join us in Balboa Park at MOPA, in Mission Bay at The Catamaran Resort, Downtown San Diego on board the USS Midway and Online in the Festival’s Virtual Village … LEARN MORE About the 2021 Festival Events Get Your VIRTUAL PASS Now Raise your glass with hundreds of filmmakers, cel...
 

here comes a new FIFF

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Light from a torch sweeps the landscape at night. A neon figure appears. Among ruins, the overall hides a face behind its opaque visor. Complete protection, nothing comes through the outfit. This is the dress code of a new era. Fribourg International Film Festival presents today both the poster of its next edition, which takes place from 18th to 27th March 2022, and the theme of its section Genre Cinema. The latter will focus on post-apocalyptic films – a topic which inspired the commun...
 

12.10.2021 | Editor's blog

Chelsea Film Festival opening Night Is This Thursday!

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  THURSDAY, OCT 14 at 7:00 PM | RED CARPET OPENING AN INTRUSION by Nicholas Holland REGAL UNION SQUARE DOORS OPEN AT 6:30PM   GET OPENING TICKET HERE ...
 

10.10.2021 | Editor's blog

 

Miami Film Festival GEMS Announces Line-Up for In-Person Event, November 4-10

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Fest Opens with Pedro Almodóvar’s “Parallel Mothers,” Will Smith’s “King Richard” to Serve as Centerpiece Screening     Miami, FL — Miami Dade College’s (MDC) renowned Miami Film Festival today unveiled the line-up for the eighth annual edition of its acclaimed Miami Film Festival GEMS, expanding to seven days from its traditional four-day format. Legendary Spanish filmmaker Pedro Almod...
 

The 27th Annual Brainwash Drive-In/Bike-In/Walk-In Movie Festival program

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  Each night from Friday, October 15th – Sunday Oct. 17th, 2021 @ 8:30pm   A rarefied and unique event: A drive-in movie festival high in the eastern California Sierra Mountains! Screening the weird, unusual and significantly great (but, probably, unheralded) movies of the world for the past 26 years. Nothin' like it!                           ...
 

10.10.2021 | Editor's blog

exground filmfest 34 to take place from 12 to 21 November Back on the Big Screen

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   Save the Date: exground filmfest 34 to take place from 12 to 21 November Back on the Big Screen // Country Focus USA // Video Art From 12 to 21 November 2021, exground filmfest will finally be returning to cinemas for its 34th edition. After last year's festival edition was forced to forego its original hybrid concept for an exclusively online version on short notice, the film programme, featuring myriad gems of international indie cinema, can final...

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Sundance Institute Names former TIFF executive Joana Vicente as new CEO

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Jona Vicente Comes to Sundance Primed to Further Its Mission as a Fierce Advocate for Independent Artists That Inspire and Influence All Around the World   The Sundance Institute Board of Trustees announced today that it has named longtime filmmaker and executive Joana Vicente as its next CEO. She joins the renowned media and arts nonprofit at a time of extraordinary growth and impact, in which it is uniquely positioned as a leading global advocate for independent artists, diversity...
 

15.10.2021 | Sundance's blog

Interview with Producer, Director and Writer Rob Schroeder over "Ultrasound" (2021) at MLFF

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   Award Winning Producer, Director and Writer Rob Schroeder, whose credits include: “Sun Choke" (2015), "Uncle Kent" (2015), “Variety Studio: Actors on Actors" (2014-2020) and “Rainbow Time” (2016), is the co-founder of Los Angeles based production company Lodger Films. Rob's latest film “Ultrasound” (2021), written by Conor Stechschulte, is a Sci-Fi thriller that deals with a lost driver, a mar...
 

Clay Epstein, President of Film Mode Entertainment, has been elected IFTA Chairperson

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The Independent Film & Television Alliance® (IFTA®) today announced the results of its annual elections to select the Chairperson and Board of Directors for the organization for the 2021-2023 term.  The elections took place by electronic ballot and the results were unveiled during IFTA’s Meeting of the Board of Directors on September 30. Clay Epstein, President of Film Mode Entertainment, has been elected Chairperson.  The following seven individuals have been elec...
 

What jumped off the page for Matt Damon in THE LAST DUEL & red carpet footage

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by Quendrith Johnson, Los Angeles Correspondent   Ridley Scott is back in action again as helmer of THE LAST DUEL, and this weekend at the Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Rose Theater re-teamed stars Matt Damon and Ben Affleck from GOOD WILL HUNTING walked the red carpet with Jodie Comer and Harriet Walter, to lift the curtain on this “based on actual events” period action thriller. The film opens from 20th Century Studios on Oct. 15 and features Adam Driver at his very best....
 

12.10.2021 | Quendrith Johnson's blog

Interview with Actor Théo Christine for French biopic "Supremes" (2021)

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One of the most compelling films I have seen in the past year was at the 74th Cannes Film Festival at the world premiere of the French film “Suprêmes” (2021). Produced by Nord-Ouest Films, directed by Audrey Estrougo (“An Ordinary Story”, 2014) and starring Sandor Funtek (“Blue is the Warmest Colour”, 2013; “Dheepan”, 2015) and Theo Christine (“How I Became A SuperHero," 2020; “War of the Worlds, 2019), this ...
 

11.10.2021 | Cannes's blog

Interview with Director Michael Ginthoer for "Beautiful Idiots" (2021) at 7th Annual Mammoth Lakes Film Festival

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Award winning tragicomic documentary/mockumentary “Beautiful Idiots” (2021), written, directed, produced, and edited by Michael Ginthoer and starring David Auerbach is a coming-of-age story involving three men in the dusk of their life who travel to Greece to make a film about the economic crisis there in 2016 and end up filming a labyrinthian quest for the meaning of life through sacred numerology and the Fibonacci code. Reminiscent of the wit and satyr of Monty Python in th...
 

11.10.2021 | Vanessa McMahon's blog

Interview with Founder & Festival Director, Shira Dubrovner, about Seventh Annual Mammoth Lakes Film Festival

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Above photo: Festival Director Shira Dubrovner (left) and Director of Programming Paul Sbrizzi (right). MLFF is a five-day festival that screens independent features and shorts in the spectacular setting of Mammoth Lakes—California’s premier mountain resort, high in the Eastern Sierras held over Memorial Day weekend.   How did your career in film begin before creating this festival? SHIRA: I went to film school back in 1996 and worked in independent film and tele...
 

Emmy®-nominated producer Will Packer will produce the 94th Oscars®

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THE 94TH OSCARS®  SET TO AIR LIVE, MARCH 27, 2022, ON ABC  Emmy®-nominated producer Will Packer will produce the 94th Oscars®, Academy President David Rubin announced today.  It will be his first involvement with the Oscars, which will air live on ABC and broadcast outlets worldwide on Sunday, March 27, 2022. “Will is a powerhouse producer who has enjoyed success across all movie genres.  He’s already bringing a boundless energy and a...
 

Cloud 21 & Kultura PR To Present Fourth Annual “Production Without Borders” Online Event on November 2, 2021

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Event Panel to Feature Top Industry Professionals, including E! Founder Larry Namer, FilmCapital.io’s Ali M. Aksu, Anteriya Films’ Anna Fishbeyn, Actor/Filmmaker Angelo Reyes, and Three-time Telly Award Winner Sue Vicory, with Moderator Reel360.com’s Colin Costello   Cloud 21 International (www.cloud21.com) and Kultura PR International (www.kulturapr.com) are pleased to present the fourth annual "Production Without Borders” special event&n...
 

This year, the LUMIERE Bernard Chardère Prize will be attributed to Thierry Lounas

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The passion for cinema can also be found between the pages of books, biographies, fine arts publications or film reviews. In this spirit, every year the Bernard Chardère Prize recognizes an illustrious critic, historian, author or publisher. The prize is named after the film critic and historian from Lyon Bernard Chardère, founder of Positif in 1952 and former managing director of the Lumière Institute in 1982... and who never left Lyon.   This year, the Bernar...
 

11.10.2021 | Editor's blog

Bruno Chatelin Honoured with UN Supported Organization @Cannes Film Festival

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  Bruno Chatelin, back home with his lifetime achievement award 9th Annual AFI World Peace Initiative honours "Bruno Chatelin" @Cannes Film Festival alongside the “Embrace Award” given to Two Time Oscar Nominee Barry Alexander Brown whilst Student Oscars Committee congratulates Founder working year-round for peace through film.   Founder HRH Princess Angelique A. Monet    Manuel de Collas LaRoche, Lorenzo Giovnelli, Michela Scolari Steph...
 

Interview with Director Michael Ginthoer for "Beautiful Idiots" (2021) at 7th Annual Mammoth Lakes Film Festival

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Award winning tragicomic documentary/mockumentary “Beautiful Idiots” (2021), written, directed, produced, and edited by Michael Ginthoer and starring David Auerbach is a coming-of-age story involving three men in the dusk of their life who travel to Greece to make a film about the economic crisis there in 2016 and end up filming a labyrinthian quest for the meaning of life through sacred numerology and the Fibonacci code. Reminiscent of the wit and satyr of Monty Python in the 1980...

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Official selection of Ji.hlava Opus Bonum international competition announced!

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    Fifteen titles have been selected to the Opus Bonum international competition at the 25th Ji.hlava IDFF. Eleven films will be screened in their world premiere, and four will have their international premiere at Ji.hlava. On the occassion of the 25th jubilee edition of Ji.hlava IDFF we have revamped the festival’s competition sections, the jury structure as well as the award categories. The aim is to pay tribute to documentary cinema which has been undergoing enormo...
 

15.10.2021 | Docs on the Spot's blog

Americans are watching increasingly better films on streaming services – according to the Bad Movie Index

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  The movies Americans like to watch on major streaming platforms are getting increasingly higher ratings. But both summer and Christmas are times when we tend to watch less quality cinema, and the U.S. is still far behind both Japan and UK when it comes to streaming top-rated movies. That’s the analysis of data coming from the “Bad Movie Index”, which takes a data-driven approach when looking at the top ten lists of movies from the world’s top five streamin...
 

15.10.2021 | Editor's blog

Highlights from The Ontario Screen Creator's Conference on Oct 23rd

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Forest City Film Festival 2021 presents the much-anticipated industry weekend Ontario Screen Creator's Conference OSCC takes place Thursday, October 21 - Sunday, October 24, 2021 with a special early program on Saturday, October 16, 2021. Full event details here.    CASE STUDY: BEANS (2020)  Audiences can watch a case study on the successful 2020 film, BEANS, featuring key team members from the film. Inspired by true events, BEANS is abou...
 

15.10.2021 | Editor's blog

Highlights from The Ontario Screen Creator's Conference on Oct 23rd

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Forest City Film Festival 2021 presents the much-anticipated industry weekend Ontario Screen Creator's Conference OSCC takes place Thursday, October 21 - Sunday, October 24, 2021 with a special early program on Saturday, October 16, 2021. Full event details here.    CASE STUDY: BEANS (2020)  Audiences can watch a case study on the successful 2020 film, BEANS, featuring key team members from the film. Inspired by true events, BEANS is abou...
 

15.10.2021 | Editor's blog

The International Emerging Film Talent Association (IEFTA) Celebrates Its Partnership With The El Gouna Film Festival (GFF)

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The International Emerging Film Talent Association (IEFTA) Celebrates Its Partnership With The El Gouna Film Festival (GFF) In The Fifth Year Of Their Collaboration On The GFFs CineGouna Platform & The Third Year Of The IEFTA & UNHCR Refugee Voices In Film Program Being Part Of The Cinema For Humanity Mandate Of The El Gouna Film Festival   The International Emerging Film Talent Association (IEFTA) returns to the Egyptian Resort town on the banks of the Red S...
 

14.10.2021 | Editor's blog

Golden Apricot Reviews: Asghar Farhadi's Hero

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     Golden Apricot  Reviews:  "A Hero", Iranian, 2021, directed by Asghar Farhadi by Alex Delonian Filmrestivals.com    Asghar  is a past master of the shaggy dog story that makes mountains out of mole hills yet manages to maintain interest.  He is also very good at getting the best out of his actors. The  so-called hero of this film is Rahim Soltani who is in and out of jail on debtors charges for failure to pa...
 

13.10.2021 | ALEX FARBA's blog

SPLENDID LAND: rights available worldwide

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The China-Greece co-production documentary Splendid Land, directed by Eleni Vlassi & Jin Huaqing, entering the festival circuit won the Best International Short Documentary Award and the Audience Award, in the International Documentary Festival of Ierapetra & Awards and the International Film Festival of Crete, which took place in Crete from 7 till 21 August 2021. This film presents the wonderful land of Xinjiang, China and its ancient customs through a musician pursuing the Mukam...
 

12.10.2021 | Splendid Land's blog

Cine Las America returns with a screening at AFS Cinema

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Cine Las Americas is back with a partnership screening at Doc Days 2021, a festival of non-fiction cinema from around the world hosted annually by the Austin Film Society. Join CLA and AFS for the uplifting and joyous film, CUBAN DANCER!    AFS Doc Days 2021: CUBAN DANCER A film by Roberto Salinas Italy/Canada/Chile, 2021 Documentary, 90 min, Color English, Spanish with English subtitles   The Cuban Nationa...
 

12.10.2021 | Editor's blog

Cairo Film Connection announces the selection of 15 projects in its 8th edition during the 43th CIFF

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  A new edition shining a light on up and coming talent and returning celebrated filmmakers with their latest projects   The Cairo Film Connection (CFC) unveiled the selection of 15 feature narrative and documentary projects in development and post-production phases. CFC takes part within the framework of Cairo Industry Days, in partnership with the Arab Cinema Center, during the 43rd edition of Cairo International Film Festival running from November 26th to December 5th.  ...
 

12.10.2021 | Editor's blog

Golden Apricot Reviews: Three aspects of Genocide

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By Alex Deleon, filmfestivals.com   Evolucion,  director Kornel Mundruczo, Hungary.. A stifling regurgitation of all the atrocities perpetrated upon the Jews in the concentration camps and elsewhere, as told by a bitter aging Hungarian mother to her unreceptive daughter. The mother was born in Auschwitz and somehow survived to tell the tale. The daughter who would rather forget the Holocaust doesn't really want to hear all this, but the mother d...
 

10.10.2021 | ALEX FARBA's blog

Golden Apricot Reviews: "Maro's Secret". (El secreto de Maró): truly truly truly amazing!

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By Alex Deleon, Yerevan  "Maro's Secret", at Moskva Theater Red Hall: director Alejandro Magnone starring the amazing Norma Aleandro, age 85. This actress is truly truly truly amazing! Rarely does the first film you see at a festival make such an impression that you feel your festival is made right there, even if you don't see another picture. That was  my reaction yesterday to the  unheralded Argentine drama  "Maro's Secret" starr...
 

10.10.2021 | ALEX FARBA's blog

Discover new docs at LFF 2021

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  The world's best new docs 6-17 OCT | IN PERSON AND ONLINE   It’s a banner year for documentaries at the 65th BFI London Film Festival in partnership with American Express. Discover the films nominated in Documentary Competition and more! Delve deep into the programme with our discovery passes. There are five curated passes to choose from, Female Filmmakers, Doc Discovery, New Voices, Series and International Perspectives. Choose 3 films for only £30. EXPL...

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Key West Film Festival Announces Golden Key Awards For Sean Baker, Kodi Smit-McPhee And Clint Bentley

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  KEY WEST FILM FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES GOLDEN KEY AWARDS FOR SEAN BAKER,  KODI SMIT-MCPHEE AND CLINT BENTLEY AWARDS CONTENDERS “RED ROCKET,” “THE POWER OF THE DOG,” AND “JOCKEY” TO SCREEN AT FESTIVAL 2021 FESTIVAL RUNS NOVEMBER 17TH -21st The Key West Film Festival announced today the recipient of its annual Golden Key Awards, including two new awards honoring Emerging Talent and Breakthrough Florida director.  ...
 

16.10.2021 | AwardsWatch's blog

Awards Announced 30th Heartland Film Festival

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  30TH HEARTLAND INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES AWARD WINNERS AND ADDITIONAL SCREENINGS "All These Sons” and “Americanish” win $20,000 Grand Prizes, “Mass” wins FIPRESCI Award, and “Procession” wins Richard D. Propes Documentary Social Impact Award     The 30th Heartland International Film Festi...
 

16.10.2021 | AwardsWatch's blog

Buffalo Int'l Film Festival: and the winners are....

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  Announcing our juried prizes and audience award! Congratulations to all!!! (you are all award winners to us :)  THANK YOU FOR AN EPIC YEAR!       Audience Award 100 Years From Mississippi Directed by Tarabu Betserai Kirkland Best Narrative Feature Beans Directed by Tracey Deer     Best Documentary Featu...
 

16.10.2021 | AwardsWatch's blog

Awards for The Long and Short Form Competition Awards of the season 04 of CANNESERIES

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  PALMARÈS DE LA COMPÉTITION OFFICIELLE LONG AND SHORT FORM COMPETITION AWARDS       Le palmarès de la saison 04 de CANNESERIES ayant eu lieu du 8 au 13 septembre 2021 vient d’être dévoilé à l&rs...
 

16.10.2021 | AwardsWatch's blog

Nominations for the 14th Asia Pacific Screen Awards (APSA) have been revealed

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APSA CELEBRATES CINEMATIC DIVERSITY WITH THE 14TH ASIA PACIFIC SCREEN AWARDS NOMINATIONS  Nominations for the 14th Asia Pacific Screen Awards (APSA) have been revealed with nods for 38 films from 25 Asia Pacific countries and areas. Winners will be announced on Thursday 11 November at the 14th APSA Ceremony on Australia’s spectacular Gold Coast, and streamed across the globe.  Drawn from the world’s fastest-growing film region encompassing 70 count...
 

16.10.2021 | AwardsWatch's blog

Sydney Festival Announcing the winner of the Sustainable Future Award!

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  Sydney Film Festival is thrilled to announce Australian documentary Burning as the first ever recipient of the Sustainable Future Award!  Directed by Oscar-winning filmmaker Eva Orner (Taxi to the Dark Side, SFF 2018), Burning takes an unflinching look at Australia’s catastrophic ‘Black Summer’ bushfires – as well as our nation’s woeful record on climate change action.   The Sustainable Future Award ...
 

16.10.2021 | AwardsWatch's blog

Porto Femme 2021 Winners

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  PORTO FEMME - INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2021 WINNERS   Canción sin nombre (2019) de/by Melina León        Camile et moi (2020) de/by Marie Cogné Nha Mila (2020) de/by Denise Fernandes ...
 

16.10.2021 | AwardsWatch's blog

New York Festivals TV & Film Awards Announces 2021 Winners

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                                                                                             Al Jazeera English Earns Broadcaster of the Year, The Edge Picture Company is Production Company of the Year; 2021 Grands: My Octopus Teacher, All Creatures Great And Smal...
 

Awards of the 19th MATSALU NATURE FILM FESTIVAL

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OFFICIAL AWARDS of the 19th MATSALU NATURE FILM FESTIVAL Grand Prix Earth: Muted, Sweden Directed by Mikael Kristersson, Åsa Ekman, Oscar Hedin Jury: A great film tells more than any jury summary can tell in a few sentences. The Grand Prix of Matsalu FF 2021 goes to a very special film that grabs its viewer from the first shot, where we see treetops heavy with cherry blossom...
 

14.10.2021 | Eco Focus's blog

SOFIE Award Nominated Films Set to Stream on Vimeo and Roku Starting November 1, 2021

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The Short Film Awards will present a virtual screening of all of the 59 SOFIE Award nominated films on Vimeo and Roku, as part of The 7th Annual SOFIE Awards event, this year. “We are so excited to leverage the reach of Vimeo, a most-trusted and respected platform for filmmakers, and Roku, now boasting 55.1 million active viewer accounts, to foster even greater exposure for these amazing and deserving SOFIE Award nominated short films,” said Cindy Birch, Executive Director of The ...
 

12.10.2021 | Editor's blog

Elba Film Festival wrapped, and the winners are...

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  Elba Film Festival has come to an end, and we are excited to give you a sneak peek of a very successful third edition...   ...
 

12.10.2021 | Editor's blog

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20th Garden State Film Festival 
March 23 - 27, 2022 

October 15, 2021  Regular Deadline

The Garden State Film Festival is New Jersey's Premier Independent Film Festival®.

The Garden State Film Festival [GSFF] is a global destination festival that enhances the quality of life in New Jersey by stimulating economic growth through the arts (over 9 million), investing in the creativity of students, making the arts accessible to undeserved populations, and preserving heritage arts.

(GSFF) showcases premier films, renowned and emerging artists, empowering global connectivity between creators, innovators and audiences.

GSFF was founded to promote the art of film making on all levels by showcasing a wide variety of film, video and animated works, as well as to provide educational programs in the creative arts to the public by industry leaders. Our goal is to present films of the highest quality in both production value and content.

Founded to celebrate the independent film genre, The Garden State Film Festival, a not for profit organization, offers independent filmmakers the chance to exhibit their work and gives New Jersey audiences a chance to experience new, cultural, and artistic endeavors through the medium of film.

See you at the movies!

Asbury Park, New Jersey - USA      March 23 – 27, 2022

 
November 12, 2021  Late Deadline

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Fantasporto 42
April 1-10

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Deadline  December 1st, 2021 (Feature films)

November 1st (Fantasy short films)

Fantasporto enjoys incredible loyalty and support from the large film-appreciating community all over the World. In the last edition, Fantasporto was attended by over 25,000 enthusiastic genre film fans and over 200 members of the film press and industry.

To submit a film please send us to info@fantasporto.com the link and password (best in Vimeo) of the film to be seen by the selection committee

Features: The films must be produced in 2021 or 2022.

Shorts (only fantasy films competition) till 15 minutes produced in 2021/22

To participate in the festival, films must be first screenings in Portugal.

Regulations and Entry Form    

 

CATALOG 2021  

 

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Julien Dubuque International Film Festival
April 20 – 24, 2022

Regular Deadline: December 6, 2021 

RANKED AS ONE OF THE TOP 50 FILM FESTIVALS WORTH THE SUBMISSION FEE BY MOVIEMAKER MAGAZINE AND ONE OF THE TOP REVIEWED ON FilmFreeway, JDIFF is known for it's networking opportunities, best communication, quaint location, great programming, friendly staff & volunteers, inquisitive audience, multiple screening opportunities, workshops, panels, amazing events and parties and so much more! JDIFF is ALL about the independent filmmaker and truly geared for the best experience!

Our final nominees are judged by our Jury members of Film professionals, such as Directors, Producers, Critics, Director of Photography, etc and choose the final winner of each category.

JDIFF acknowledges emerging filmmakers from around the world and is committed to bringing world class entertainment to the heart of the midwest.

 

 

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Worldfest Houston 55 
April 20 - 24, 2022

 

Early bird discount deadline  November 15

WorldFest-Houston International Film Festival offers international competition in Ten Major Competition Categories! Features, Shorts, Docs/Business Films, Student, Experimental, Screenplays, New Media, TV Production, TV Commercials, & Music Videos! More than 200 sub-categories for fair competition. Only at WorldFest-Houston are you selected as a Remi Award Winner on the basis of your numerical score from the juries, which greatly increases your chance to win a Remi, unlike other festivals that only give out one Gold, one Silver and one Bronze! Only 10%-15% of entries actually win the coveted Remi Award!

You may enter Online via our entry platform - www.worldfest.org, or via FilmFreeway.com - we now accept entries via Vimeo & YouTube, in addition to DVD/BR Entries, & USB/Jump Drives. Screenplay entries must be bound. We will confirm when we receive your entry and we provide personal Jury Results, and festival details when you are selected for screening at the 53rd WorldFest-Houston International Film Festival!

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World Trailer Awards 2022
February 12 & 13,  2022


Inaugural edition 
Early Bird 30th September 2021

Honouring the world's best creatives marketing the world's best entertainment.

The World Trailer Awards are open for entry and will honour outstanding entertainment marketing across Cinema, TV (Broadcast & Cable), Gaming, Podcast & Radio, Streaming Services and Social Media. For more information and to enter: www.worldtrailerawards.net

To be eligible for entry in the 2022 World Trailer Awards (Awards), the Work being submitted must have been made available to the intended audience in the Region and Market selected for the Entry between 1 January 2020 and 31 October 2021 inclusive.

The WTA is a global initiative from the revered Golden Trailer Awards, an awards competition that recently marked its 21st year celebrating the entertainment industry's best movie trailers, teasers, posters, and innovative advertising; in association with AcclaimWorks, a globally recognised leader in awards management services.

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NYC Independent Film Festival
(June 12-19, 2022)

November 30, 2021 Regular Deadline

January 15, 2022 Late Deadline
February 15, 2022 Extended Deadline

New York City Independent Film Festival (NYCIndieFF) will hold a physical festival this year. Masks and social distancing will be mandatory and observed throughout. But we are determined to be a celebration of the Independent Filmmaker, documentaries, short and feature-length films and animation. Whether a submission is comedic, dramatic, or something in between, The NYCIndieFF is eager to embrace fresh ideas and storytelling.

Home of the NYC Indie Awards the festival aims to discover the Artist Filmmaker, showcasing them to the entertainment industry and the NYC public. All NYCIndieFF screenings take place in the historic center of NYC, Time Square which is the perfect home for an event geared toward creating incredible opportunities for independent voices.

NYCIndieFF honors the Best in Category which includes Best Narrative Feature, Best Documentary, Best Short Documentary, Best Short Narrative, Best Super Short, Best Covid Diaries, as well as Best Director and Best Screenplay.

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Your Script Produced Studios: season 3

November 3 – 7, 2022
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Early Deadline  September 30, 2021

Discovering and Producing Talented Writers and Filmmakers left behind by the entertainment industry, worldwide!

The return of Entertainment's unparalleled event!

Season 3 SPECIAL EDITION: Accepting the following submissions: Features, Pilots, Shorts AND Documentaries!

THERE IS NO AGE LIMIT ON SUCCESS! WE ARE ACCEPTING SUBMISSIONS FROM ALL AGES, WORLDWIDE! Anyone under the age of 18 MUST submit a parental consent form.

ALL GENRES / SUB GENRES ACCEPTED!

Writers & Filmmakers of ALL ages can submit.

ACCEPTING:  FEATURES  /   PILOTS  /  SHORTS / DOCUMENTARIES!

OVER $500,000.00 IN PRODUCTION BUDGETS - CASH - AWARDS -PRIZES

Official website page, visit:
www.YourScriptProduced.com

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New Media Film Festival

June 1 – 2, 2022

January 3, 2022 Pre-Fest Deadline

New Media Film Festival®, an innovative and award-winning* festival created in 2009, celebrates stories, technology, and platforms. We continually implement new opportunities outside the norm to bolster creators in media.

Judges from HBO, MARVEL, EMMYS, BBC, Grammys, PBS & more. $45,000.00 In Awards

Through our boundary pushing ideology, we create an environment for creators to thrive. New Media Film Festival® is an infinite catalyst for story and technology. Not just any stories, but the stories worth telling.

All submissions come with perks - one of them is consideration for distribution.
NETFLIX - 1st look deal, documentaries specifically.
AMC-1st look deal, feature length, & series - all types

New - NFT category
New - PITCHING - our Producer Panel & Pitching is now online. Submit your Pitch today!
New - One Page Feedback add on to Script Category
All categories -
360, AR, AI, 5D, Animation, Apps, Artwork, Digital Comics, Documentary, Drone, Feature, Mixed Reality, Mobile/Tablet, Music Only, Music Video, New Media, Pilots, Pitching, Podcasts, Scripts, Shorts, Sniplers (30 second pitch), SR- Socially Responsible, STEAM, Student, Trailers, TV, Virtual Reality, Web Series, Web Series Promo (one scene)

**Please note, New Media category includes Gaming, Tech Vlog's, VE, Vertical, Live, Location Based, etc.

June 1st Global Online and June 2nd in person at the state of the art theater, The Landmark in Los Angeles CA

 

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BKK DOC

Festival 16-19 December 2021 Bangkok, Thailand

Online Festival 1-31 December 2021

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An exciting award competition with films from all over the world in front of a truly international jury a mind blowing festival on screens in Bangkok in December 2021 exclusive industry focused webinars screenings and Q&A.

BKK DOC 2021 is calling for entries.
It’s time to share your “Visions on Asia” with the world.
Submit your latest documentary film now (short and long features)

SUBMIT USING THIS LINK

or copy this address : www.filmfreeway.com/bkkdoc

#BKKDOC  #BKKDOC2021
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Paleochora Lost World Short Film Festival  
May 28 – June 2, 2022

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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. Our main aim will be to select films which focus on great storytelling, whether fiction, documentary or any other accepted genre.

Paleochora Lost World Short Film Festival launched its 1st edition in June 2019 to a spectacular success. The Festival enjoyed packed audiences at all screenings and played host to 22 visiting Filmmakers & Industry guests from as far afield as Brazil, USA, France, Ireland, UK, Germany, Greece & Iran. Check out our photos here as well as the Festival Vibe & interview videos on our YouTube Channel (Copy & Paste the link):
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Screenings are held Under the Stars in the Town Hall Square with daytime programmes held at the fabulous Pearl Cavo oceanside venue.

 

 

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ENOUGH Lebanon's Darkest Hour
 

Documentary by Daisy Gedeon second feature documentary
Australia  june 2021 90 minutes (in post)
 

ENOUGH! Lebanon’s Darkest Hour follows Australian-Lebanese filmmaker Daizy Gedeon’s personal and independent introspection into how her ancestral homeland, the place her family was forced to flee in the 1970s because of the Civil War, has ended up in a state of complete catastrophe. It is a story of awakening in which Daizy is forced to abandon her idealism about Lebanon and face the cold, harsh truth about the country’s dark underbelly which is its most sinister enemy.

Daizy prosecutes the case against the corrupt political class which has reduced a proud people to beg for garbage collection instead of greatness and negotiate potholes rather than peace.

ENOUGH! is the plea and the prayer, the feeling and fierce determination of the 4.5 million Lebanese in Lebanon as well as the 16 million members of the Lebanese diaspora scattered around the world, whose hearts continue to bleed for a homeland they are desperate to return to and so deeply want to believe in...once again.

 

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The Sound of Us directed by Chris Gero

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"The Sound of Us" illustrates that during this critical time in world and U.S. history, music gives sound to hope and courage, allows us to grieve and be honest, and is the great, universal language that unites us all.

As the world grapples with unrest the profound truth remains that, through music, we are not alone.

The Sound of Us weaves inspiring stories about the beauty and goodness of music with interviews and performances by artists such as Ben Folds, Sarah McLachlan, Avery*Sunshine, Eric Whitacre, Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Hiromi, Antonio Sanchez, Butch Walker, Will Wells, Patti Smith, and many more. Combined, these powerful vignettes illustrate how music heals us, gives us hope for the future through our children, keeps our heritage and history alive, allows us to have the most difficult of conversations, sheds light on current struggles, and continues to invite us back to the thing that unites us all - music.

The film is directed by Chris Gero, a Grammy nominated, American music industry executive, concert producer, record producer, songwriter, film director and composer, founder of Yamaha Entertainment Group of America and Chief Artist Relations Executive for Yamaha Artist Relations Group

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INVISIBLE HAND  by Matthew Taylor
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USA  28 minutes August 2021

Invisible Hand is an exploration of memory. Our unnamed protagonist lives a life of repetition and insecurity. Every day is a blur of abstract actions until one night she meets a dark stranger who gives her a mysterious gift. Her life is turned upside down when she confronts a terrifying truth about her past. Deciding to take herself out of the abstract daily routine, she journeys into the crevices of her memory to untangle a dark secret that could ultimately destroy her.

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Phil Liggett The Voice of Cycling
Documentary created by Nickolas Bird, Eleanor Sharpe, the filmmakers behind MAMIL (Middle Aged Men In Lycra) written by Eleanor Sharpe.

Documlentary Australia April 2021 1h 54

The life of legendary television commentator Phil Liggett MBE is inextricably entwined with the history of professional cycling. During a career that has spanned five decades, 15 Olympic games and 47 Tours de France, Phil Liggett has been there for every key moment in cycling over the last half century. The heroic triumphs, the appalling tragedies, the scandals and the controversies; Phil has seen it all, and told us about it with passion, knowledge and his trademark wit. As much as anyone, Phil Liggett has shaped the way the world sees cycling. #TheVoiceOfCycling

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Aliens on Halloween by Riker Lynch
29 / 39 or 43 minutes, short comedy April 2021

In an attempt to snatch a sample of human DNA, two clueless aliens come down to Earth and crash a Halloween party in Hollywood.

 

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Zero Gravity USA first film directed by Thomas Verrette

74 minutes First feature documentary USA April 2021

A diverse group of middle-school students go on the journey of a lifetime when they compete in a nationwide competition sponsored by MIT to code satellites aboard the International Space Station.

Zero Gravity is a feature documentary that follows a diverse group of middle-school students from San Jose, CA, who compete in a nationwide tournament to code satellites aboard the International Space Station.
 
Seen through the wondrous eyes of three diverse young students and their first-time coach, they each take an intimate and personal journey to space as their team grows from amateur coders to representing California in the ISS Finals Tournament — the culmination of a summer-long adventure that sees their incredible accomplishment performed by astronauts in orbit.

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Only Human HOMO Directed by Igor Ivanov

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Homo Adorans, Homo Amans , Homo Economicus, Homo Faber, Homo Ludens,Homo Ridens : which one are you which one are they really?

ONLY HUMAN – Homo… stages six profiles in six sequencess  cleverly interwoven. One dramatic story in 6 episodes featuring desperate characters in their quest for survival and love, or redemption. The jobless graduate becomes a grave-digger, the grieving widow a nun, the priests gamble and gangsters rule the courts. Only the lonely child may find some affection when hope springs eternal.

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Safeguard: An Electoral College Story Documentary by Matthew Taylor

USA September 2020 77minutes

How do United States' presidential elections really work? And what would happen if we changed the rules? In Safeguard: An Electoral College Story, award-winning filmmaker M.A. Taylor answers those questions.

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ANGIE: LOST GIRLS by Julia Verdin

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USA, 107 minutes, June 2020

One girl’s nightmare. A nationwide reality.

After escaping from a sex trafficking ring, one teenage girl struggles to reconnect with herself and her family after her ordeal. Ultimately, in order to find herself and rescue her helpless friends, she must confront her own fears and help lead the police to her traffickers - no matter the cost.

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FINDING MANNY by Kacey Cox

Canada, 56 minutes documentary, june 2020

The chance discovery of an online article sends a Holocaust survivor on an unexpected trip to visit the orphanage where he was rescued to after the war.
 
Manny Drukier narrowly escaped the war by jumping from a “death train” at age 16, finding refuge at a unique home for orphans and displaced children. 71 years later, Manny—who lives in Toronto—is tracked down by a German researcher who has dedicated a decade of her life to locating the surviving children from the home. She invites Manny to return to the orphanage, which has since become a grade school, to share his story with the next generation. Manny must now revisit the places of his darkest memories, to reconcile the past and educate the future.
 

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BLUE MOTEL Award winning script by Ted Campbell
Feature film in production by Doval Bacall Films

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Grand Winner Your Script Produced season 1  Platinum Remi Award WorldFest Houston

When his bank robber father injured in a recent heist seeks refuge at the desolate motel where he works, a motel clerk is forced to confront the truth behind a botched heist from his past.

Originally from Boston, Mass, Ted Campbell is a screenwriter and director who specializes in thoughtful, character driven thrillers. Ted will direct his heist thriller "Underground" with producer Ellen Wander of Film Bridge International. His contained, crime thriller “Blue Motel” won the Grand Prize in Your Script Produced screenplay competition. Ted will direct “Blue Motel” with Doval Bacall Films producing. Ted is a member of ISA’s Development Program. And was named to ISA’s Top 25 Screenwriters To Watch list.

Ted finds inspiration in the works of the great noir writers Dashiell Hammett, Raymond Chandler and Ross MacDonald as well as his screenwriting idols Scott Frank, Shane Black, Tony Gilroy and Richard Wenk.

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SAVING NORTH - A RUSSIAN AMERICAN ODYSSEY by J Mitchell Johnson
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Russia USA Feature documentary April 2020 Director's cut: 79 minutes

What happened, what can happen to the centuries old amazing wooden churches in north of Russia. Photographer Richard Davies trips to Russia and USA tell stories on human soul, hope and russian american…cooperation in restoring beauty.

Saving North is the story of a struggle for human and cultural survival in the mysterious and insular world of the Russian North. An outsider from England, photographer Richard Davies, enters this mysterious and vast region of the world with the hope of documenting both the glory and the tragic demise of its rapidly disappearing Wooden Churches. 

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SEKURITAS written and directed by Carmen Stadler

Romantic dark comedy 117 minutes 2019 Switzerland

Starring Kathrin Veith, Duraid Abbas Ghaieb, Jeanne Devos, Daniel Kasztura, Vilmar Bieri, This Maag

First feature film by Swiss director Carmen Stadler, produced by Claudia Wick for Abrakadabra Films AG

An office complex wishes for a love story before demolition. It chooses the lonely misfits for this story; those who go through security rounds at night, scrub toilets, experiment with recipes or rehearse their final speech. A poetic and twisted kaleidoscope that centers around desire, security and melodious noises which move through the entire fabric of the building.

 

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Marcel Duchamp: The Art of the Possible written  and directed by Matthew Taylor

USA 2019 Documentary 89 minutes

Duchamp: Art of the Possible is a feature documentary that explores the life, art, and philosophy of the 20th century’s most influential modernists, Marcel Duchamp, and how his work single-handedly changed the course of art, and over time, culture itself.
 
 

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Nous sommes très fiers des bonnes relations et des partenariats signé avec les plus grands festivals et marchés : Venice Production Bridge, FestForums Santa Barbara, AFM, Animaze, Tallinn Black Night International Film Festival, Houston WorldFest, Fantasporto, et Cannes Market bien entendu et beaucoup d'autres. Nous sommes heureux de pouvoir grace à ces parteneriats pouvoir apporter news et dailies à ...     
 

Fort de son succès, le « Cours de cinéma en ligne » proposé par Ciclic Centre-Val de Loire est désormais disponible en anglais

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UNE DYNAMIQUE EUROPÉENNE ET INTERNATIONALE   Le « cours de cinéma en ligne », édité par l’agence, comptabilise près d’un million et demi de visiteurs depuis sa création. Cet outil ludique et éducatif est désormais accessible dans une version anglaise sur la plateforme pédagogique de Ciclic, UPOPI (Université populaire des images). Animée par la volonté de contribuer aux dy...
 

 

25e édition du Festival du Film Francophone d'Albi, LES ŒILLADES, du 16 au 21 novembre

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   L'association Ciné Forum est heureuse de pouvoir célébrer la 25e édition des Œillades, Festival du Film Francophone d'Albi du 16 au 21 novembre 2021 ! Privée de son édition en 2020 pour cause de pandémie, toute l'équipe des ŒILLADES, Festival du Film Francophone d'Albi se réjouit de pouvoir souffler ses 25 bougies en novembre prochain avec son public ! Au programme cette année : ...
 

 

Vincennes Film Festival célébre le centenaire de la naissance d' Yves Montand

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Le 13 Octobre nous fêtions le centenaire de la naissance de Yves Montand ! A l’occasion de cet anniversaire, le Vincennes Film Festival lui consacre une exposition exceptionnelle du 10 au 22 novembre 2021. Plus d'informations très prochainement. https://www.festival-audeladelecran.com/   ...
 

 

La 4e Biennale AU-DELÀ DE L’ÉCRAN, VINCENNES FILM FESTIVAL aura lieu du 18 au 21 novembre 2021

 
  Après avoir célébré lors de ses trois précédentes éditions les Métiers du Cinéma, le Cinéma italien et les Actrices, le 4e Vincennes Film Festival aura pour thématique cette année : Acteurs / Chanteurs et Chanteurs / Acteurs.   Le Festival est ainsi heureux de dévoiler son affiche officielle 2021 mettant à l’honneur l’irremplaçable et talentueux Yves Mon...
 

 

Découvrez les films de la 22e édition du Arras Film Festival !

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  LE FILM D'OUVERTURE C'EST MAGNIFIQUE ! de Clovis Cornillac - Vendredi 5 novembre à 20h  LE FILM DE CLÔTURE  L'AMOUR C'EST MIEUX QUE LA VIE de Claude Lelouch - Dimanche 14 novembre à 19h   ...
 

 

Le Festival du Cinéma Aborigène Australien dévoile l’affiche de cette édition 2021

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LE FESTIVAL DU CINÉMA ABORIGÈNE AUSTRALIEN ANNONCE SON RETOUR EN SALLES ET DÉVOILE SON AFFICHE Après une édition 2020 en ligne en raison de la crise sanitaire, le Festival du Cinéma Aborigène Australien dévoile l’affiche de cette édition 2021 : Cathy Freeman, légende olympique aborigène des JO 2000 et icône de la pop culture australienne, est &a...
 

 

La programmation du 25ème anniversaire du COLCOA French Film Festival qui aura lieu du 1er au 7 novembre 2021

 
Le Fonds Culturel Franco-Américain dévoile la programmation de la  25ème anniversaire du COLCOA French Film Festival qui aura lieu du 1er au 7 novembre 2021.     Au total, 55 films et séries seront projetés pendant le festival qui se déroulera en présentiel dans les locaux de la Directors Guild of America sur Sunset Boulevard à Los Angeles du 1er au 7 novembre prochains, dans le respect st...
 

 

Découvrez le Palmarès du Wonder France Festival !

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­ LE WONDER FRANCE FESTIVAL LANCE SA SECONDE ÉDITION ! Les vidéastes à la découverte des territoires Fondé en 2019 par l’entrepreneur Mathieu Laurent, le Wonder France Festival est le 1er festival de vidéos en ligne dédié à la valorisation du territoire français. Le festival a pour vocation de révéler et mettre en lumière la créativité de vidéastes professionnels ou amate...
 

 

Westfield lance son premier festival de courts-métrages WESTFIELD STORIES en partenariat avec Vice

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Westfield s'associe à la régie de VICE MEDIA GROUP pour lancer Westfield Stories le premier festival de courts-métrages inédit, présidé par l'actrice et réalisatrice Géraldine Nakache, qui se déroulera du 15 octobre au 10 décembre 2021. Westfield ouvre les portes de ses centres de shopping d'Ile-de-France à la scène émergente du cinéma français dans le cadre de son p...
 

La sélection des Écrans Documentaire

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  Sélection 2021  Rendez-vous du 17 au 23 Novembre L'équipe des Écrans Documentaires est h...
 

 

Avant-gardes & Cinéma expérimental du 8 au 23 novembre 2021

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  Les années 1920 qui voient en Europe l'apparition d'un cinéma alors qualifié de pur, absolu, poétique, abstrait, intégral, Dada, surréaliste, seront à l'honneur et revisitées à l'occasion de leur centenaire. Une rétrospective exceptionnelle du 8 au 23 novembre d'une centaine de films donnera la mesure de la naissance tumultueuse de formes cinématographiques et de programmation à rebro...

TMA Festival, pour la première fois en Guadeloupe le 27 novembre!

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"Depuis des décennies nous aimons soutenir les festivals qui se lancent dans cette belle aventure et la création de rencontres entre artistes et publics... En voici un nouveau auquel nous souhaitons bonne chance!" Bruno Chatelin fondateur de filmfestivals.com Le festival TMA (Transmission-Music-Arts) lancera sa première édition le 27 Novembre 2021 à Port Louis en Guadeloupe.   Au programme de ce rendez-vous musical inédit, 5 art...

 

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