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Interview with "Production Without Borders” Panel Speakers, Hosted by Cloud21 International and Kultura PR International

Cloud21 International (www.cloud21.com) and Kultura PR International (www.kulturapr.com) host a "Production Without Borders” panel alongside the 2018 American Film Market on November 5, 2018 at 2 p.m. at the Laemmle Film Center in Santa Monica, CA (1332 2nd St, Santa Monica, CA 90401). Speakers at the panel include industry powerhouse professionals: founder of International Film Trust Michael Benaroya, Roskino Moscow Film Commission CEO Katya Mtsitouridze, E! founder and pre...

Interview with Producer Jonathan Light on New Venture Four Five Media at 2018 AFM

Jonathan Light is a New York based actor/director/writer with a post graduate degree in acting from the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art and an MFA from the TV Writer's Studio in Brooklyn for Writing and Production. After college, he proceeded in his entertainment career in theater and music and as an international script consultant. Throughout his profession, he has worked for various clients making corporate videos, some of which include The College Board, The Julliard Scho...

Interview with Director Ari Gold for 'Song of Sway Lake' (2017) at AFM

Actor/director/writer Ari Gold's latest film “The Song of Sway Lake” (2017) is about nostalgia, obsession and grief experienced by two unlikely soul friends Ollie Sway (Rory Culkin) and quirky Russian Nikolai (Robert Sheehan) and the retired Charlie Sway (Mary Beth Peil) during a summer on Sway Lake in upstate New York. Gold wrote the film with Elizabeth Bull, as well as produced and directed it. The film is being distributed by The Orchard and was being sold to internati...

Interview with Steve Solot, President and CEO of LATC (Latin American Training Center)

American born Steve Solot is President and CEO of LATC (Latin American Training Center) based in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Before moving to Latin America, Mr. Solot attained MA degrees in Economics and in Latin American Studies. After almost 25 years spent living in Brazil between Sao Paolo and Rio and working in the audiovisual sphere as Senior VP of MPAA (Latin American division of Motion Picture Association of America), Steve Solot is now founder and President of the Latin American Trai...

Interview with Steve Solot, President and CEO of LATC (Latin American Training Center)

American born Steve Solot is President and CEO of LATC (Latin American Training Center) based in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Before moving to Latin America, Mr. Solot attained MA degrees in Economics and in Latin American Studies. After almost 25 years spent living in Brazil between Sao Paolo and Rio and working in the audiovisual sphere as Senior VP of MPAA (Latin American division of Motion Picture Association of America), Steve Solot is now founder and President of the Latin American Training C...

Tehran Short Filmfest announces jurors of int'l competition sections

  Mansour Jahani  - The 35th Tehran International Short Film Festival announced the jury members of international competition section. Krzysztof Gierat from Poland, Virgil Widrich from Austria, Thom Palmen from Sweden, Sari Volanen from Finland, Mick Hannigan from Ireland, Per Fikse from Norway and Mehrdad Oskouei from Iran are jury member of this section. The biographies of juries are as follows:   Krzysztof Gierat: Gierat is a Polish film expert, a graduate of Jagielloni...

Bergman showcase at IFFI 2018

Bergman showcase at IFFI 2018 2018 marks the centenary of Ingmar Bergman's birth. On this occasion, when the centenary celebrations are in full swing across the globe, IFFI 2018 will be showcasing 7 of the best films from his substantial filmography. These films are Summer With Monika, Wild Strawberries, The Seventh Seal, Persona, Autumn Sonata, Fanny and Alexander, and Saraband. In addition to these seven films, a documentary on Bergman titled Bergman Island, directed by Marie Nyrerod,...

Aspern Papers’s world premiere to open 49th IFFI

Aspern Papers’s world premiere to open 49th IFFI The 49th International Film Festival of India (IFFI) will be held in Goa from 20th to 28th November and will showcase 212 films from over 68 countries. ~The festival will open with the World Premiere of The Aspern Papers. The director Julien Landais and , including Jonathan Rhys Meyers (Golden Globe winner), Joely Richardson (Oscar-nominated actress), Morgane Polanski (actress and daughter of Roman Polanski) will be present at the screen...

The Groundlings Theatre & School and Geena Davis Receive Tributes at Napa Valley Film Festival

  On Friday, November 9th, the Napa Valley Film Festival was pleased to honor The Groundlings Theatre & School with the Miner Family Winery Legacy Ensemble Tribute in a special presentation that consisted of an on-stage conversation with Groundlings alumni including Jordan Black, Stephanie Courtney, Tracy Newman, Cheri Oteri, Julia Sweeney and Michaela Watkins, moderated by current Groundling Michael Churven. The theater was filled with laughter as the group looked back on their time a...

Interview with Director Ari Gold for 'Song of Sway Lake' (2017) at AFM

Actor/director/writer Ari Gold's latest film “The Song of Sway Lake” (2017) is about nostalgia, obsession and grief experienced by two unlikely soul friends Ollie Sway (Rory Culkin) and quirky Russian Nikolai (Robert Sheehan) and the retired Charlie Sway (Mary Beth Peil) during a summer on Sway Lake in upstate New York. Gold wrote the film with Elizabeth Bull, as well as produced and directed it. The film is being distributed by The Orchard and was being sold to international m...

International juries for the 12th Asia Pacific Screen Awards .

Today we announced the full International juries for the 12th Asia Pacific Screen Awards . In 2018, four juries will determine the winners from the 46 nominated films representing 22 countries and areas. Heading the International Jury is prolific Ukrainian producer Alexander Rodnyansky. Nominated twice for an Academy Award®, Rodnyansky is a frequent collaborator with acclaimed auteur Andrey Zvyagintsev and his films Loveless, Leviathan and Elena&...

Yao Chen to be Actress “IN FOCUS” at The 3rd International Film Festival & Awards • Macao

The International Film Festival & Awards • Macao (IFFAM) is delighted to announce that Yao Chen will be this year’s Actress IN FOCUS at the 3rd edition of the Festival, taking place in Macao from December 8-14.       “Yao Chen is a superb actress whose work on and off screen is inspiring. We are so proud to welcome this radiant star to Macao as our IN FOCUS subject this year and showcase a handful of her films which show her versatility and range...

Look Who's Coming to Fest Forums

 Welcome To The Place where Festivals Converge Santa Barbara, CA | November 14-16 Santa Barbara 2018 Passes Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort 633 E Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara, CA 93103 Register now!  Use this code : Bruno20 when registering to save 20%  http://torchly.io/VU09uETVvb &nb...

RIP Francis Boespflug

One of our friends in the french industry, just passed away, and a great golfer I always enjoyed playing with.  Francis died at 70! Cofounder of Pyramide with is wife Fabienne Vonier, former star programer with Gaumont, in these old days where Pierre Edeline his colleague at UGC was ruling the world of distribution tightly! Managing director at Warner France theatrical division where he was also overseeing productions in France, President at Pyramide Productions when his wife died, in ...

VIDEO - Jason Blum's anti Trump acceptation speech at the Israel Film Festival Gala Opening Ceremony

“The great thing about this country is that you can like Trump, but I don’t have to, and I can say what I feel about it — and I don’t like it...” Blum said at Saban Theater at the Steve Tisch Cinema Center in Beverly Hills during the opening ceremony of the Israel Film Festival. He continued under loud boos, a few in the audience walked out, others approached the stage shouting "we want Trump" and shouting "Shut Up". This tumultuous ambiance w...

Interview with Producer Jonathan Light on New Venture Four Five Media at 2018 AFM

Jonathan Light is a New York based actor/director/writer with a post graduate degree in acting from the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art and an MFA from the TV Writer's Studio in Brooklyn for Writing and Production. After college, he proceeded in his entertainment career in theater and music and as an international script consultant. Throughout his profession, he has worked for various clients making corporate videos, some of which include The College Board, The Julliard School and...

Interview with Brenda Lhormer, Co-Founder and Co-Director of the Napa Valley Film Festival (NVFF)

Co-founder and co-director of the Napa Valley Film Festival (NVFF) Brenda Lhormer is an 8th generation Northern Californian native who runs the festival with husband and co-founder Marc Lhormer. The festival began in 2011 and has been growing exponentially ever since its inception in size, attendance and vision. This celebratory miscellany of specialty cuisine, wine, independent film and the arts started in the 1980s as just a pipe-dream for the married couple, an idea that has metamorphosed d...

Filmfestivals.com Bruno Chatelin celebrates in LA the launch of the French Riviera Film Festival

The first annual French Riviera Film Festival (FRFF) will recognize and celebrate short-form content created for film, television, Web and all digital platforms. In the glamorous South of France setting, FRFF invites filmmakers from around the globe to participate in the two-day festival that includes screenings, VIP receptions, awards ceremony and closing gala party. FRFF will place the spotlight on the best short-form filmed content during the time period of the annual Festival de Cannes. A pr...

"Production Without Borders” special event held Nov 5 at the 2018 American Film Market

"Production Without Borders” special event was held during the 2018 American Film Market on November 5, 2018 at 2 p.m. at the Laemmle Film Center in Santa Monica, CA (1332 2nd St, Santa Monica, CA 90401). The by-invitation only event was produced by Nicole Muj and Gotham Chandna.   The panel featured the top names in the industry, including:   Michael Benaroya, Founder, International Film Trust Michael Benaroya is a producer and founder of Internation...

Independent Film & Television Alliance Elects Board of Director

The Independent Film & Television Alliance® (IFTA®) today announced the results of its annual elections to select the Board of Directors.   The following new board members have been elected to serve for the 2018-2020 term as part of IFTA’s 20-person Board: Alison Thompson (Cornerstone Films) Nat McCormick (The Exchange) Gene George (Lionsgate) Frederick Tsui (Media Asia) Pierre David (Reel One Entertainment) Anna Marsh (StudioCanal) ...

Tulisa Contostavlos joining the cast of Evolutionary Films’ next feature film, Diva.

Evolutionary Films are excited to announce that multi award winning UK singer-songwriter Tulisa Contostavlos has boarded their next production ‘Diva’ in the lead role of ’Sista C’.   Sista C is an international pop sensation. But when her younger sister is murdered in a brutal gangland killing in London, she must put her fame to one side and leave her home in Los Angeles to try to uncover the truth about what happened to her.   With apparently little suppo...

Tony Hall, Director General of the BBC, will open this year's News Xchange with a keynote address.

Tony Hall is one of the key figures in the UK’s media and arts industry. As Director-General, he is the BBC’s editorial, operational and creative leader. He oversees all the BBC’s services across the UK and around the world, both public service and commercial. He joined the BBC as a news trainee in 1973, and after a 20-year career as a senior journalist and editor, he became Chief Executive of BBC News and Current Affairs. In 2001 he left the Corporation to become Chief Execu...

Interview with "Production Without Borders” Panel Speakers, Hosted by Cloud21 International and Kultura PR International

Cloud21 International (www.cloud21.com) and Kultura PR International (www.kulturapr.com) host a "Production Without Borders” panel alongside the 2018 American Film Market on November 5, 2018 at 2 p.m. at the Laemmle Film Center in Santa Monica, CA (1332 2nd St, Santa Monica, CA 90401). Speakers at the panel include industry powerhouse professionals: founder of International Film Trust Michael Benaroya, Roskino Moscow Film Commission CEO Katya Mtsitouridze, E! founder and president ...

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