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Stockholm International Film Festival’s Audience Award 2018 goes to Capernaum by Nadine Labaki

After the 29th edition of Stockholm International Film Festival wrapped on Sunday, we now have the pleasure to announce that the Audience Award 2018 goes to Capernaum by Nadine Labaki. The film was also presented with the Aluminum Horse for Best Script and was one of the most watched films during this year’s festival.    Capernaum by Nadine Labaki is the audience's favorite film, and was also awarded an Aluminum Horse for Best Script at Stockholm International Film Fe...

Award winners at the 21st annual Montreal International Documentary Festival (RIDM)

The Montreal International Documentary Festival (RIDM) ends tomorrow, November 18. The award winners for this 21st edition were announced during the closing ceremony that took place this evening at the Concordia University's Alumni Auditorium. GRAND PRIZE FOR BEST INTERNATIONAL FEATURE presented by Bell Media. Hale County This Morning, This Evening by RaMell Ross                SPECIAL JURY PRIZE – INTERNATI...

Hawai HIFF38 Jury Award Winners Announced!

KAU KA HŌKŪ Award Winner: PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF DESIRE directed by Hao Wu The jury award winners were announced at the HIFF Awards Gala, which was held at the Halekulani last night. Jury awards for KAU KA HŌKŪ (Emerging Filmmaker), MADE IN HAWAII Features and Shorts, Overall Best Short Film, and NETPAC Awards were presented.    NETPAC Award Winner: STILL HUMAN directed by Oliver Siu Kuen Chan     ...

Reason wins the IDFA Award for Best Feature-Length Documentary

The award ceremony for the 31st edition of the festival took place in Amsterdam's Stadsschouwburg. Reason by Anand Patwardhan won the IDFA Award for Best Feature-Length Documentary, and Los Reyes by Bettina Perut and Iván Osnovikoff won the IDFA Special Jury Award for Feature-Length Documentary.  Giacinto Scelsi. The First Motion of the Immovable by Sebastiano d'Ayala Valva was awarded the IDFA Award for Best First A...

Jury Verdict of 27th FESTEF 2018 - KUCEVO (SERBIA) 7-9/09/2018

            GRAND PRIX “GOLDEN SHEPHERD” for the best domestic film goes to the film “CIPOVKA – The Bread Smiling at Moon”, by JELENA VUKMANOVIC, produced by RTV, for richly documented and nicely weaved study on a particular kind of bread, cipovka, connecting different national traditions in Vojvodina, and being recently recognized as intangible cultural heritage of Serbia. “SILVER SHEPHERD...

ShortsTV Distribution Deal - Super Short Film Winner!

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Happy Thanksgiving friends and fans of the NYC Independent Film Festival! We're here with another exciting announcement - A distribution deal with ShortsTv will also be offered to the winner of the “Best Super Short Film award! (Winner does not have to accept offer and in the result of a tie the distribution deal will be given to two winners) *Note for both short film and super short film distribution deal - The film must be TV appropriate in subject matter to qualify for the ...

Fest Forums: They did it again, another year of success

969 photography Mark Bennett Lifetime Achievement Awards and live music for luminaries of the entertainment world -Dennis Quaid, Michael McDonald Harry Shearer and Christopher Guest from Spinal Tap....Stuart MacNaught and Laurie Kirby pulled another successfull edition of the FestForums convention for festival orgtanizers in film, music, food and wine or cannabis... FestForums® NYC & Santa Barbara are diverse, interactive conferences and networking events for ALL festival o...

VIDEO - Cinema at the Edge Independent Film Festival in Santa Monica - The Awards ceremony

CATE 2018! Los Angeles Film Festival November 2nd-4th, 2018 With Intro by Michelle Danner Festival founder     JURY AWARDS Narrative Feature Gun // Directed by Sam Upton Documentary Poisoning Paradise // Directed by Keely Brosnan Short Mrs. Murphy Confessions // Directed by Ryan Turri AUDIENCE  AWARDS Narrati...

The Film Independent Spirit Awards announced their 2019 nominations

Gemma Chan (Crazy Rich Asians) and Molly Shannon (Private Life, SNL) unveil the nominees of the 2019 Film Independent Spirit Awards on November 16 in Los Angeles.   BEST FEATURE “Eighth Grade” “First Reformed” “If Beale Street Could Talk” “Leave No Trace” “You Were Never Really Here” BEST DIRECTOR Debra Granik, “Leave No Trace” Barry Jenkins, “If Beale Street Could Talk” Tamar...

Seville Film Festival Awards

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  The Jury of the OFFICIAL SECTION of Seville European Film Festival 2018, composed by Nerea Barros, Russ B. Collins, Marion Döring, Inés Nofuentes and Jonás Trueba have decided to award the following films:  The latest, and very controversial, Golden Bear at the Berlin Festival comes to the #15FestivalSevilla: 'Touch Me Not' uses radicalness to talk about sex as therapy for overcoming trauma. A first film for Adina Pintilie, it dynamites all expectations w...

35th Tehran International Short Film Festival announces winners

The 35th Tehran International Short Film Festival (TISFF) announces winners at national and international categories.   The closing ceremony of the 35th TISFF was held in Milad Tower in west of Tehran on Nov 13, 2018.   Several top cinematic officials and actors, including Mohammad Mehdi Heidarian, the Director of the Cinema Organization of Iran, Alireza Reza-Dad, Mohammad Mahdi Tabatabaei, Ebrahin Daroghe Zadeh, Ladan Mostofi and Mahtab Keramati, etc. were also attending the cerem...

Firecrackers Wins Best Film and Best Actress at Stockholm International Film Festival 2018 - Awards announced tonight

  Earlier this evening, the winners of the 29th Stockholm International Film Festival where announced during an award ceremony at Social At Six in the Swedish capital. The festival’s big winner was the Canadian director Jasmin Mozaffari, whose feature debut Firecrackers was awarded the prestigious Bronze Horse for Best Film as well as the award for Best Actress. Vitaly Mansky’s documentary Putin’s Witnesses about the Russian president’s controversial rise to powe...

The European Film Academy congratulates the following awards recipients: first 8 recipients

  JURY UNVEILS FIRST EIGHT EFA WINNERS The European Film Academy and EFA Productions announce the first winners who will be honoured at this year’s European Film Awards. A special eight-member jury convened in Berlin and, based on the EFA Feature Film Selection, decided on the winners in the categories cinematography, editing, production design, costume design, h...

Sharkwater Extinction receives hommage from Napa Valley and Special Recognition for Courageous Filmmaking Award

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Programming Award     Special Recognition for Courageous Filmmaking       Sharkwater Extinction   ...

41st Denver Film Festival wrapped with awards

DFF41 honors Green Book, The Weight of Water, Shoplifters, Wrestle, and more. The Denver Film Festival (DFF) has announced the recipients of its annual People's Choice Awards and Festival Juried Awards in multiple categories. People's Choice Awards After conclusion of the Festival on Sunday, November 11, the following films were recognized as the People's Choice Award winners for the 41st Denver Film Festival by a tally of ballots. Narrative Fea...

2018 Gucci Tribeca Documentary Fund Grantees Announced

$150,000 Awarded to Documentaries That Tackle Urgent Social Issues and Explore Stories of Women From Around the Globe   A Majority of this Year’s Projects Showcase the Impact of Women Today in Political, Social and Religious Realms   Tribeca Film Institute® (TFI), Gucci and the Oath Foundation today announced the 2018 grant recipients for the Gucci Tribeca Documentary Fund. The program, funded by Gucci with additional support from Oath Foundation, provides production a...

2018's Shore Scripts Winners

We are proud to announce 2018's WINNERS. The winning scripts are now being sent to our Judges. Their feedback will determine the final order of our winners, which will be announced on 30th November. VIEW OUR 2018 WINNERS HERE THESE WINNING SCRIPTS WILL NOW BE SENT TO OU...

Stockholm Fest to present the biggest film prize in the world – the Stockholm Impact Award worth 100 000€ + the Weiwei art

For the fourth year in a row, Stockholm International Film Festival and the City of Stockholm have the honor to present the prestigious Stockholm Impact Award. Together with a cash prize of one million SEK, the winning director receives a unique award designed by the Chinese artist Ai Weiwei. This year’s winner will be announced at the film festival’s official award ceremony, on Friday, November 16th at 5:00 pm at Social At Six in Stockholm. Photo: Stockholm Impact Award,...

The 2018 Emile Awards 90 Nominees revealed

 Peter Lord , President of the European Animation Awards (EAA) Association, Didier Brunner, General Secretary and Matie Haroutian, General Delegate, announced the 2018 Emile Awards 90 nominees today (November 8) live from the General Secretariat from the Greek Ministry of Digital Policy, Telecommunications and Media.   Nominees by categories:   - BEST ACHIEVEMENT IN A STUDENT FILM - ● A Love Letter to the One I Made up - Israel | Rachel Gutgarts (dire...

Nominations for the European Film Awards 2018

At the Seville European Film Festival, the European Film Academy and EFA Productions proudly announced the nominations for the 31st European Film Awards. The more than 3,500 EFA Members will now vote for the winners who will be presented during the awards ceremony on 15 December in Seville. EUROPEAN FILM 2018 BORDER GRÄNS Sweden, Denmark DIRECTED BY Ali Abbasi WRITTEN BY Ali Abbasi, Isabella Eklöf & John Ajvide...

The 29th New Orleans Film Festival Awards Announced

Richard Miron Awards Ceremony Photo by Sydney Walker Zandashe Brown Award Ceremony Photo by Sydney Walker The New Orleans Film Society (NOFS) announced jury and audience awards of the 29th annual New Orleans Film Festival film competitions in addition to the winners of the festival’s inaugural Screenplay Competition.   The 29th New Orleans Film Festival ended last Thursday, October 25th, with the Closing Night Film A Tuba To Cuba with directors T.G. Herrington and Danny Clinch...

Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival announces the first Lifetime Achievement Award and an Ingmar Bergman mini-focus

Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival awards Norwegian actress and director Liv Ullmann with the festival’s first Lifetime Achievement Award. Director Ingmar Bergman, an affiliate of the actress, will have a mini-focus programme. Liv Ullmann, a renowned and awarded actress and film director, and the goodwill ambassador for the United Nations Children's Fund, is celebrating her 80th birthday this year. Having played in and directed several films that have screened at Black Night...

Golden Sun Award to Rob Stewart at FICMA - Barcelona

Building on the research, passion, and sometimes daredevil first-person investigative, Sharkwater Extinction follows the fight by Stewart and others to halt the hunting of sharks, which are often killed just for their fins. One of the world's oldest and most important predators are in more danger than ever, due to a thriving pirate industry, legal loopholes, and widespread corruption. Over 100 million sharks are killed every year. The world's shark population has decrea...
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