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The European Film Academy has announced this year’s nominations for the EUROPEAN DISCOVERY - Prix FIPRESCI, an award presented annually as part of the European Film Awards to a young and upcoming director for a first full-length feature film. This year’s nominations were determined by a committee comprised of EFA Board Member Els Vandevorst (the Netherlands), EFA Member Pierre-Henri Deleau (France), and experts Jacob Neiiendam (director of the film festival CPH:PIX, Denmark), Alin Tasciyan (...

YOU ARE INVITED TO NEW MEDIA FILM FESTIVAL-SF BAY AREA FRIDAY, NOV 5 & SATURDAY, NOV 6

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New Media Film Festival is pleased to announce its newest program New Media Film Festival-SF Bay Area, Friday, November 5 & Saturday, November 6 at VizCinema in Japantown, San Francisco.   This event brings together Industry Professionals and Content Creators across Film, TV, Games, Publishing, Mobile, Web and Technology.  We’re presenting The Best in New Media - What’s New, What’s Next and honoring stories worth telling in emerging platforms.  Our premiere event that took place in ...

The EFA Selection 2010

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THE 23rd EUROPEAN FILM AWARDS:The EFA Selection 2010It is with great pleasure that the European Film Academy and EFA Productions gGmbH announce the titles of the 46 films on this year’s selection list, the list of films recommended for a nomination for the European Film Awards 2010! With 32 countries represented, the list once again illustrates the great diversity in European cinema. In the 20 countries with the most EFA Members, these members have voted one national film directly into the sel...

Vote online for the European Film Academy People’s Choice Award

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The People's Choice Award allows film fans across Europe to elect their favourite film and win a trip to the European Film Awards Ceremony. Every year, when the European Film Academy invites its members, Europe's greatest film stars, directors, producers, cinematographers, screenwriters, designers, nominees and winners, to attend the European Film Awards, the People's Choice Award sheds a spotlight on the people films are made for - the audience. Winners in the past have included films ...

European Film Academy Opens Vote for People’s Choice Award

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The People’s Choice Award allows film fans across Europe to elect their favourite film and win a trip to the European Film Awards Ceremony. Every year, when the European Film Academy invites its members, Europe’s greatest film stars, directors, producers, cinematographers, screenwriters, designers, nominees and winners, to attend the European Film Awards, the People’s Choice Award sheds a spotlight on the people films are made for - the audience.Winners in the past have included films like...

"Life Lines" short Film submitted to the San Fransisco Short Film Festival 2010

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Life Lines, is a short Film written & directed by Elisabeth von Zieglauer form south Tirol (Italy) & Martin Albisetti (Switzerland). The short Film was filmed and realized in California, USA. Starring: Sarah Tadayon as Alex & Tschetan Esser as Brad. Synopsis: Alex and Brad, two orphans, live on the road in their car. Alex  has a job in a Diner and Brad lives on a cusp of a drug addiction. Alex wants to send him to a rehab, but Brad wants to celebrate their dead ...

Director's Statement

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It was a pending decision for almost 5 year. I was striving to make my first short film from last so many years obstacle by finance & a great team. In the summer of 2009, I finally decided, finalized my screenplay & quit my ad agency job. Now I proudly say that all the efforts where worth it. While making SMS, I have actually come nearer to myself as the journey is far greater than the destination.  Starting the idea of SMS was from the scratch. It was the winter of 2008, when I ...

FOCUS ON: A New Monthly Series from VFF

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Focus On: A New Monthly Series from VFF FOCUS ON: BEST OF VFF 2009 - FEBRUARY 21 @ TWO ROADS THEATRE If you missed the award-winning films at VFF09, here's your chance to see them! We're launching our monthly series, Focus On, on February 21 with three awesome films: "10 DEGREES HOTTER" SHORT FILM AWARD THE HORRIBLY SLOW MURDERER WITH THE EXTREMELY INEFFICIENT WEAPON Directed & Produced by Richard Gale (10 minutes) AUDIENCE AWARD "Made in the (818)&...

Cut It Short!: Blog with filmmaker Q&As

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Cut It Short!: Tuesday 8th December 2009 Cut It Short! was an superb short film benefit night for The Strawberry Shorts Film Festival 2010. It ran on Tuesday the 8th of December 2009 at The Boathouse and was packed with a selection of short films from the last few years of our Best New Local Filmmaker competition. It was also packed with the filmmakers whose films we screened. Throughout the night we had Q&A sessions with the filmmakers in between the screening. They give a real ...

FIKE 2009 Awards

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  FIKE 2009, the 8th edition of Évora International Short Film Festival, came to an end this Tuesday, December 1st, with the Closing Session and Award Ceremony. The Official Jury of FIKE decided the following awards: Best Fiction Sotto il mio Giardino (Under My Garden) Andrea Lodovichetti, Italy Best Animation Klotz & Klumpen (Chump & Clump) Stephan Sacher, Germany Best Documentary The Solitary Life of Cranes Eva Weber, United K...

European Film Academy Award nominees

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THE EUROPEAN FILM AWARDS 2009: THE SELECTION - It is with great pleasure that the European Film Academy and EFA Productions gGmbH announce the titles of the 48 films on this year's selection list, the list of films recommended for a nomination for the European Film Awards 2009! With 25 countries represented, the list once again illustrates the great diversity in European cinema. In the 20 countries with the most EFA Members, these members have voted one national film directly into the ...

Film Fans Vote for their Favourite European Film

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European Film Academy Opens Vote for People’s Choice Award The People’s Choice Award allows film fans across Europe to elect their favourite film and win a trip to the European Film Awards Ceremony. Every year, when the European Film Academy invites its members, Europe’s greatest film stars, directors, producers, cinematographers, screenwriters, designers, but also industry representatives and the international media, to attend the European Film Awards, the People’s Choice Award sheds a ...

Call for Entries for Chicago International Children's Film Festival!!

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The 26th annual Chicago International Children's Film Festival (CICFF), Oct. 22-Nov. 1, 2009 Deadline: early-May 1 & late-May 31. The CICFF is the largest competitive fest of films & videos for children in North America, programming over 200 films & videos from 40 countries targeted for children ages 3-16. The CICFF is the only Academy-qualifying children’s film festival in the world. Entries must have copyright date of 2006, 2007 or 2008. CICFF presents films in contexts that en...

Website traffic is off the scale!

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Events are moving at Breakneck speed here in Whitby, UK, where the programme for the inaugural WiSiS-FF is in the process of being put together. Hits on our website www.whitby-in-shorts.org,uk are increasing at an exponential rate, and we are seeing some really exciting and impressive short-films being submitted. Don't let that put you off though: WE WANT YOUR FILM, and as long as it is between 3 & 15 minutes in length, it stands a fair chance of being included in the Festival screenings. Bo...

First look at Houston WorldFest selection

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THIS IS AN INITIAL JURY SELECTION - IT IS SUBJECT TO CONSTANT REVISION! THIS LIST IS IN ALPHA ORDER, AND IT SHOWS ONLY TITLE, DIRECTOR AND THE COUNTRY OF ORIGIN. THIS LIST WILL BE AMENDED DAILY. SHORT FILMS WILL BE LISTED SHORTLY. THIS LIST DOES NOT SHOW THE SCREENING TIMES OF THE FILMS! WE WILL POST SHOW TIMES IN A FEW DAYS. WORLD PREMIERES- (TITLE - DIRECTOR - COUNTRY OF ORIGIN): 11 MINUTES AGO - BOB GEBERT - CALIFORNIA EINSTEIN'S GREATEST MISTAKE - BRANKO KARABATIC - CROAT...

ViBGYOR 2009 Programme Highlights

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Workshop-cum- Film Festival:Mass Communication for MassesTuesday, February 3-Sunday, February 8Organic Farm & Food Fair:February 4-8, 10am-6pmNational Conference on `Food Sovereignty'Wednesday, February 4, 10am-4pm(Kamla Bhasin, Dr. Prasada Rao, Satheesh Garu, and others)Festival Inauguration: February 4, 5.30pmDr. Ilina Sen, Dean , School of Culture,Mahatma Gandhi International Hindi University, WardhaFilm Screenings & Activities February 5-89am-1.00pm: Film Screenings1.30-4.30: Open Forum & Mi...

Galas and Special Screenings at London Fest

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The Brothers Bloom 27 & 28 October A fresh and warm hearted take on the con man movie, with fast and funny dialogue and impeccable performances. Che (Part 1 & Part 2) 25 October Steven Soderbergh's audacious studies of Che Guevara's campaigns in Cuba and Bolivia. Che Part 1 27 October A chronicle of Che Guevara's role in the successful uprising in Cuba, and a riveting depiction of the realities of struggle. Che Part 2 29 Oct...

Hot from Europe nominees for EFA

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The selection list for the European Film Awards 2008 has been announced and includes 44 titles. Once again, with 27 countries represented this year, the selection vividly illustrates the great diversity in European cinema.In the 20 countries with the most EFA members, these members have voted one national film directly into the selection list (marked with a *). To complete the list, a Selection Committee consisting of EFA Board Members and invited experts Gunnar Bergdahl (Sweden), Stefan Kitanov...

Expanded Sales And Industry Office At Toronto FF

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Although Toronto has no official market the likes of Cannes, Berlin or American Film Market, this is still very much an industry-rich event. Film sellers, buyers and programmers are expected here in the thousands to sample new films, sell old ones and do the necessary networking. While it has resisted the creation of a formal Film Market (although this may change with the opening in the next few years of a new Festival hq, the Bell Lightbox), the Festival does maintain a Sales and Industry Offic...

Expanded Sales And Industry Office At Toronto FF

 Monday, September 1--------Although Toronto has no official market the likes of Cannes, Berlin or American Film Market, this is still very much an industry-rich event. Film sellers, buyers and programmers are expected here in the thousands to sample new films, sell old ones and do the necessary networking. While it has resisted the creation of a formal Film Market (although this may change with the opening in the next few years of a new Festival hq, the Bell Lightbox), the Festival does mainta...

The European Film Academy opens the vote for the People's Choice Award 2008

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The European Film Academy's People's Choice Award allows film fans across the continent to elect their favourite European film. As part of the European Film Awards, the People's Choice Award sheds a special spotlight on the people films are made for - the audience.Winners of the past include Pedro Almodóvar's VOLVER, Roberto Benigni's LA VITA E BELLA, Jean-Pierre Jeunet's AMÉLIE, Peter Cattaneo's THE FULL MONTY, and Fatih Akin’s HEAD-ON.The public vote for the People's Choice Award starts on...

Moondance announces winners

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FEATURE FILM WINNERS Echos Perrine Lievois & Hadrien Don Fayel SANDCASTLE Fix Tao Ruspoli STARFISH Ghosts Of The Heartland Allen Blumberg SEAHORSE Jani Gal Jamil Rostami COLUMBINE Ruby Blue Jan Dunn SPIRIT The Reflecting Pool Jarek Kupsc, Joseph Culp & Jodie Baltazar COLUMBINE Vanaja Rajnesh Domalpalli ATLANTIS FEATURE FILM FOR KIDS WINNER The Adventures of Food Boy Dane Cannon STARFISH FEATURE DOCUMENTARYFILM WINNERS Baghdad Diary Sandra Consentino & Joseph Consentino COLUMBINE Heart...

SUBMIT YOUR FILM TO THE 2009 SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL!

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We are now accepting applications for the 2009 Sundance Film Festival at www.sundance.org/festival.  You may CLICK HERE to view our 2009 Submissions FAQ document, or HERE to access our 2009 Eligibility Requirements document.  The following are our deadlines and fees for this year:EARLY SUBMISSION DEADLINE:U.S. & INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILMSMonday, August 18th, 2008 - $35 ENTRY FEEU.S. & INTERNATIONAL FEATURE FILMS & DOCUMENTARIES Monday, August 18th, 2008 - $45 ENTRY FEEOFFICIAL SU...

The Hollywood Black Film Festival lineup

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The Hollywood Black Film Festival (HBFF) is pleased to announce the line-up of independent narrative and documentary features to be showcased at the 9th annual competitive festival for Black filmmakers, to be held June 3rd – 8th, 2008 in Beverly Hills. The announcement of feature film selections rounds out the festival’s complete slate of presentations, which includes short films, music videos, student films and animated projects from over 120 emerging filmmakers of color from around the wo...

Hollywood Black Film Festival N° 3 coming soon

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In its third film announcement, the 2008 Hollywood Black Film Festival (HBFF) has released the line-up for its Spotlight Presentations. The festival has also announced a number of official selections added to the lineup for the eighth annual Festival. The diverse fare of 108 films unspooling at HBFF 2008 includes 23 features, 53 shorts, 16 documentaries, 12 student films, 2 animated films and 2 music videos. Opening and closing night films will be announced early next month. The Festival runs ...
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