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Madeira Film Festival /Call For Entires.

Submissions now open. The festival with greatest view in the world! The submission fee for each film is 30 Euros irrespective of genre and duration. Exhibiting filmmakers will receive complimentary accommodation in a 4 or 5 star hotel in Funchal for the duration of the festival. We prefer receiving film previews via an online link however if you do submit DVD please send only via regular mail and NOT UPS or FEDEX ( we will not receive them ) Films must have been completed after Jan 2010. ...

Madeira Film Festival Call For Entries.

The Madeira Film Festival to be staged at Reid's Palace, Funchal, Madeira has opened its call for entries. ...

Madeira Film Festival 2012.

Submissions now open online for the 2012 Madeira Film Festival to be held at Reid's Palace, Funchal, Madeira. ...

Ain't it cool news : wifi breakfast

2 good news in my first day at Funchal fest as a jury member: Air Portugal found my luggage: no need to buy a lousy toothbrush               Second good news: I get wifi in my room and balcony  at the Casiono Madeira, enough for a power breakfast with my laptop.Got to do the newsletter for, watch a movie from the competition, and attend a few outlook tasks this morning.Film session start at 3pmBruno Chatelin...

Jury duty at Funchal Festival

Funchal Festival takes place (Nov 4 to 11) at Funchal, capital of lovely island of Madeira one of the pearls of Portugal, lost in the atlantic ocean, about 45 minutes off Canaries islands, 700km off african coasts...The island is about 50 by 25 km, takes a day or to visit by car, has about 300 000 inhabitants of which one third live in Funchal.The weather is mild and sunny all year round (yes you read me : coats are totally useless)Funchal hosts its festival for the 3rd time., through the initia...

Henrique Teixera

The Funchal Festival Director welcomes me at the hotel Casino Madeira @ Funchal

Its live Funchal Fest started in warm Madeira Island

Jury members for the 2007 edition of Funchal/madeira Isalnd Festival are very eclectic in origins.Elisa Tolomelli, Bruno Chatelin, Malu de Martino, José Vieira Mendes and José António SantosIn fact almost everything it would take to make a movie: a producer, a director, a cinematographer, a former distributor, and journalist !JURY 2007  Elisa Tolomelli (see Bio) Bruno Chatelin(see Bio) Malu de Martino(see Bio)    José Vieira Mendes(see Bio) José António Santos(see Bio) ...

Bruno Chatelin Jury member at Funchal Festival

Bruno Chatelin will perform Jury duties as member of forthcoming Funchal International Film Festival Madeira Islands November 2 to 10 ...

A Tour on the Islands of Madeira

In November you're welcome to take part the 3rd Funchal International Film Festival and enjoy your visit to the Island.

Film Festivals Destination Tourism and Business

As the director of the Funchal International Film Festival I must say there are clear benefits to the local economy derived from visitors coming to the venue. The concept of cultural tourism resides essentially on the fusion between the cultural proposals (including arts and entertainment) with the social components (from its historically richest till night life…) in an attractive tourist destination. A film festival that takes place in such a location it’s easier to promote since the necess...

Victoria Abril at the Funchal International Film Festival

The spanish actress Victoria Abril and the festival director Henrique Teixeira, in a typical and original toboggan sledge at Madeira

Funchal International Film Festival - Madeira Islands flyer

The Island of Madeira has it all, including the Funchal International Film Festival. It only needs you and your film.


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