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Cinemambiente Environmental Festival 2012 Awards

WINNERS XV CINEMAMBIENTE 2012 INTERNATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL FILM FESTIVAL INTERNATIONAL DOCUMENTARY FILM COMPETITION The INTERNATIONAL DOCUMENTARY FILM COMPETITION jury (members: Yann Arthus-Bertrand [president], Luca Argentero, Neri Marcoré, Kathleen Mullen, and Andrew Nisker) awards the prize of € 5000 offered by Asja for the best international documentary to THE BIG FIX directors Josh Tickell and Rebecca Tickell The film draws attention to the as yet unresolved environmental ...

The Cannes 2012 award winners comments

After the presentation of the awards at the the closing ceremony, the award winners met for a press conference. One by one, they answered questions from  journalists. Excerpts. Michael Haneke, winner of the Palme d'or for Love (Amour) The story I tell is based on the promise my wife and I made to each other: not to separate in a situation like the one in the film. We see that all the time and it is a widespread problem. I experienced it in my own family and that is what pushed me to mak...

Matteo Garrone speaks about the genesis of Reality

The entire film cast of Reality, the film by Matteo Garrone presented this Friday in Competition, answered questions from the journalists. Matteo Garrone, about the genesis of Reality: "After Gomorrah, I was looking for a subject which would live up to the mark, with at least the same force, and which would be as surprising and as sound as Gomorrah, if not more. Little by little, I realised that I was heading for disaster. One day, I came across this small story which takes pl...

Berlinale: European Film Market 2012 interview with its Director Beki Probst.

            In 2012 the Berlinale had another successful edition as the largest audience oriented international film festival selling 299.362 tickets. Total professional accreditations came close to 20.000 including 3.800 members of the press. 402 films were featured in its public programs  and 760 at the European Film Market.  The festival continues to expand each year, yet over the last year the strongest growth has been experienced by the European Film market under the direct...

Tinsel & Tine interview with Morgan Spurlock "Greatest Movie Ever Sold"

Jerry: ...Over the balcony, bounced off some respirator thing into the patient! George: What do you mean "into the patient"? Jerry: Into the patient, literally! George: Into the hole? Jerry: Yes, the hole! George: Didn't they notice it? Jerry: No! George: How could they not notice it?!? Jerry: Because it's a little mint. It's a Junior Mint. George: What did they do? Jerry: They sealed him up with the mint inside. George: They left the Junior Mint in him? Jerry: Yes! Geor...

European Cinema Audiences First to Experience Carmen in 3D

Valentine’s Day Preview of World’s First 3D Opera in 51 Locations in theUnited Kingdom, Germany, Spain and ItalyLOS ANGELES and LONDON (February 3, 2011) – RealD Inc. (NYSE: RLD) announced today that European audiences will be the first in the world to experience Carmen in 3D when the theatrical entertainment event is previewed in 51 locations across in the United Kingdom, Germany, Spain and Italy on Monday 14 February, prior to its worldwide release on Saturday 5 March 2011, exclusively i...

KINOTOK Isola CINEMA Festival : a Festival for film friends off the beaten track

   ISOLA: Port in Slovenia From: Helen Dobrensky DAY ONE : Kino Otok, Slovenia Outstanding films of developing countries, cinephiles and friends gathered together again, September 8th, 2010, on the Adriatic Coast, for the KINOTOK Isola Cinema Festival - a laid-back feast of cinema off the beaten track in SLOVENIA.        This charming Mediterranean town, until year 1796, was a former part of the Republic of Venice, across the Bay...

BP marketing budget exceeds $ 1 million per week

America wants revenge on BP after the Gulf of Mexico oil spill occurred. There was so much damage done to jobs, tourism and also the ecological balance causing everybody to want the oil giant to pay. BP's TV advertising is costing them $ 1 million a week, reports the London Telegraph. BP's image to the world is much better with this. Unfortunately, the U.S. House of Representatives' Energy and Commerce committee expects more of BP. Article resource - BP advertising spending budget exceeds...

The British Urban Film Festival - August Blog

Who would be a film festival director ey? It was always going to be a chaotic period once the deadline for submissions closed on Sunday July 25 at midnight. It was even extended to 5pm the next day. Add to that filming with Lateef Lovejoy for the festival and the debut of ‘Buff on Tour’ in Cricklewood at 7.30pm the next day also - and the phrase ‘killing hours’ comes to mind, a phrase which embodies the amount of energy being exhausted – and shared in equal measure by this year's fes...

The Global Film Village: 2010 Palm Springs International ShortFest award winners

James Franco comes out to support Palm Springs Shortfest - photo(c) Lani Garfield by Marla LewinThe largest short film festival in North America announced its Winners Sunday at an Award Ceremony at the Camelot Theatre.  Some of the finest award winning shorts were shown in-between announcing the winners.  Darryl Macdonald said,  “The sheer quality and diversity of the work on view provided testament to extraordinary new talents emerging worldwide.”  Darryl also said that next year he wo...

Palm Springs ShortFest announces winners

2010 PALM SPRINGS INTERNATIONAL SHORTFEST ANNOUNCES FESTIVAL WINNERS The Gold Mine receives 3 awards including Best of Festival Award; Off Season receives Panavision Grand Jury Award; The Story of My Life receives Future Filmmaker Award The 2010 Palm Springs International ShortFest & Short Film Market, the largest short film festival and market in North America, announced its Festival award winners on Sunday, June 27, 2010. 314 short films screened throughout the Festival along with mo...



In collaboration with the Ministry of Culture and Heritage Preservation and the Municipality of the City of Kelibia, The Tunisian Federation of Amateur Filmmakers - FTCA organizing the 25th International Amateur Film Festival of Kelibia (TUNISIA) from 10 to 17 July 2010.

The opening ceremony will take place at Open Air Theatre of the House of Culture of Kelibia July 10, 2010 from 21:30

NB : 
* the date of production must not be earlier than July 2009 and a maximum length not exceeding 30 minutes.
* Requests to participate must be received by the festival direction together with a copy of the video film MiniDV before May 29, 2010 (foreign participation) and before June 20, 2010 (tunisian participation) for viewing by the selection committee.



Adresse :
Festival International du Film Amateur de Kélibia
BP 116 –1001 Tunis RP -Tunisie.
Téléphone : (+216) 71 33 93 93
Mobile : (+216) 94 722 900 / (+216) 98 541 742
Fax : (+216) 71 33 93 93
E-mail : (under construction)


From 2010 a nomadic City sets up two days and two nights each time in a different place. The Off/short is based on a very simple idea : give the opportunity to every short films’ or programmes’ scriptwriters, directors and producers to show their creations directly to the audience and people working in  the film industry. A place composed of short-lived screening spaces calling for the unrestrained ‘invaders’ imagination. Each participant (alone or in group) creates his own broadcasting space. Everything but a festival : no selection, no prize, no ceremony, no celebrity… Only 500 short films or programmes shown to the audience, more than 100 short-lived structures with unusual architectures and atmosphere. Information: or Tel: : +33 3 44 15 17 44

European Film Market, Interview with Director Beki Probst

Berlinale: European Film Market, Interview with Director Beki Probst. In 1988 Beki Probst was appointed Director of the Film Fair for the Berlinale which she then renamed European Film Market. Her prior experience includes work for the Locarno Film Festival and representation of the Berlinale in Turkey and Greece. Beki Probst was born in Istanbul and studied law and journalism.Her twenty year direction resulted in the constant expansion of the European Film Market and its transformation into...

Mipcom Junior

The International showcase for kids` programmes. The best programmes aimed at the younger generation during two days of non-stop screenings at the Hotel Martinez.

Festival Du Film Web

The "Festival du Film Web" gathers films that are made for free internet diffusion


One world, one language, one global market place: Television. MIPCOM speaks the unifying dialogue of the industry: Business. It keeps you directly in the frame of opportunity and informed of an evolving industry.

Du Grain A Demoudre Film Festival

Every year, since May 2000, with the help of professionals, young people aged 10-25 from Gonfreville l’Orcher and the Le Havre area have organised the ‘Du Grain à Démoudre’ Film Festival.

Festival des 3 Continents

Each year in Nantes, since 1979, the Festival of 3 Continents (F3C) presents between 80 and 100 films, fiction works and documentaries, from Africa, Latin America and Asia.

Mip-tv (cannes)

A five day TV industry trade show and conference program.

MY FILM FESTIVALS IN 2006 -- A flitting birds eye view --

1. ROTTERDAM -- FIRST TIME -- TIGER IN YOUR TANK (ERASMUS YOUTH HOSTEL, good GRASS available at local cafe)--started JAN. 20  -- First time ever there and dug the city.  See my full report elsewhere, In any case, it was a jolly good way to start out the festival year. And the Chinese year of the Hound as well. 2. BUDAPEST -- SZABO FLAP, NO SHOW FOR REX MILLER --TAXIDERMIA  BEGIN SZEMLE WED. FEB. 1 -- a pretty interesting szemle as these yearly Hungarian film weeks go, and lottsa good fo...

Conflict Tiger, winner of the 54th TrentoFilmfestival

54th TRENTO FILMFESTIVAL, THE GOLD GENTIAN TO THE ENGLISH FILM “CONFLICT TIGER”The English director Sasha Snow, with his film Conflict Tiger, is the winner of the 54th TrentoFilmfestival – mountain exploration adventure.The International Jury awarded the most prestigious prize, the Gold Gentian - Gran Premio Città di Trento – from among the fifty films in competition, to a film that “creates suspense and intense emotions”, set in the forests of Eastern Russia. This film, between fic...

Festival dei Popoli Redefines the Documentary Frame

What a superb stage for a film festival. In spectacular Florence, perhaps the world's most renowned city of art, the art of documentaries has been on show.Attending this week's Festival dei Popoli, the oldest documentary film festival in Europe, I have been stunned by both the tragedy and joy of human existence and constantly reminded of the ironic title of Roberto Benigni's Italian drama 'Life is Beautiful'. For looking through the window of the world presented by most documentary film festival...

Films competing for Florence Festival dei popoli

Florence hosts the 46th edition of Festival dei PopoliDecember 2 - 8The competition section proposes thirteen films; all Italian premieres, all representative of the new trend of the contemporary documentary cinema for style, language and content. Over 900 titles, which came from 65 different countries, participated at the pre-selection: these figures established an absolute record for our festival and we consider this a tangible sign of the extraordinary attention that Festival dei Popoli recei...

European Film Academy Documentary Award revealed

WINNER OF THE EUROPEAN FILM ACADEMY DOCUMENTARY 2005 - Prix ArteEuropean Film Academy Documentary 2005 - Prix Arte goes to the filmUN DRAGON DANS LES EAUX PURES DU CAUCASE (The Pipeline Next Door)by Nino Kirtadzé, FranceIn co-operation with the European cultural channel Arte, the European Film Academy annually honours an outstanding achievement in documentary filmmaking. This year's jury was made up of Noemi Schory from Israel (producer/ director/ director of Sam Spiegel Film and Television Sch...


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