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Ukrainian Zelenskiy surprises the Cannes...

Ukrainian Deputy Defense Minister expressed hope that the 264 Ukrainian fighters evacuated from Azovstal steelworks in Mariupol will be exchanged for Russian prisoners of war. Hanna Malyar’s comment at a briefing came after Russian State Duma Speaker Vyacheslav Volodin called the evacuated soldiers “criminals” who must be “brought to justice”. Volodin said the Azovstal fighters […]

Spectacular new films at the NYC Indepen...

New York Independent Film Festival Logo Russia scene from above Seyran Ateş in Sex, Revolution and Islam Jonathan Del Arco and Hector Medina in “Borrowed” June 12-19 at the Producer’s Club, New York This year’s selection of films tackles a few holy houses, such as sex in the Islamic world and a love song about […]

What’s happening at the Hanford Internat

The Hollywood spotlight will shine downtown next week as the Hanford International Film Festival returns to The Fox. Skipped last year due to the COVID-10 pandemic, the third annual festival is scheduled to take place at 5 p.m. on Saturday, May 21. The festival will screen around two dozen short films from around the world […]

Golden Baklava Film Festival announces t...

Organized by Hasan Kalyoncu University (HKÜ), the Golden Baklava Film Academy International Film Festival concluded its seventh edition on Thursday, bringing together students, film lovers, directors and up-and-coming actors with more senior and experienced members Of the industry. A total of 1,368 student films from 98 countries applied for the festival, which was held at […]

Acquisitions of the Cannes Film Festival...

MUBI took a step ahead with acquisitions of “The Five Devils” by Léa Mysius and “Decision to Leave” by Park Chan-wook. After staging a significantly scaled-down version in 2020, Cannes Film Festival organizers brought the buzz back to the Croisette last year as the industry dipped its toes into the annual French gathering. As the […]

The Saudi Film Commission participates i...

JEDDAH: With the high rate of road deaths in Saudi Arabia and the alarming rise in road rage incidents, motorists in the Kingdom are joining the dashcam revolution, installing them in their vehicles to gather evidence in the event of a traffic accidents, traffic offences, theft and fraud. According to statistics published by the Ministry […]

The Winners of the 19th Monte-Carlo Come...

The 19th edition of Monte-Carlo Film Comedy Festival, directed by Ezio Greggiofrom April 25 to 30 in Monaco ended. The Jury, Paul Hagis (President),Tom Leeb, Clara Ponsot, and Pierpaolo Spollon finally decided on the prices. Canadian cinema Baby sitter wins 2 awards for best film and best actor for Steve Laplante. BABYSITTER Best Film Award […]

Can Yaman at the 19th Monte-Carlo Festiv...

This week in Monaco was marked by the 19th Monte-Carlo Comedy Film Festival. However, there were other interesting things happening in the Principality and here is a brief update for you. Can Yaman © Riccardo Ghilardi Everyone was waiting Can Yaman show up on Friday 29 at Monte-Carlo Film Comedy Festivalthe event designed and chaired […]

DeKalb County School District Hosts Film...

The DeKalb County School District (DCSD) will host its first film festival featuring films to unite the DCSD community and discuss challenging topics impacting students and education. The four films included in the festival are Chasing Childhood, College Behind Bars, Push Out: The Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools, and Rising Girl (April 26, 2022). […]

the Atelier invited 16 directors to pres...

@ www.festival-cannes.com The Atelier is organizing its eighteenth edition this year and will invite 16 directors to the Cannes Film Festival whose projects have been deemed particularly promising. With their producers, they will be able to meet potential partners, a necessary step to carry out their project and start the production of their film. The […]

The Diaries of Wisconsin Film Festival 2...

Jason Fuhrman: I am still in shock from the 2022 Wisconsin Film Festival, which was truly everything I had hoped for and more. The eight-day film marathon felt like stepping into a collective dream and tapping into a rich source of creativity, knowledge, emotion and beauty. As always, the festival broadened my mind, nourished my […]

2022 Seattle International Film Festival...

“Klondike” by Maryna Er Gorbach won the Grand Jury Prize. The Seattle International Film Festival returned to its in-person format for the first time since 2019 this year, with many of the world’s top independent films heading to Emerald City. The 11-day festival, which ended this weekend, screened 263 films, including 28 world premieres, and […]

The 2022 Spanish Film Festival is coming...

The 2022 Moro Spanish Film Festival opens in Brisbane on Thursday 28 April with a program of 34 films in Spanish composed of 21 feature films from Spain, 10 from Latin America including Argentina, Mexico, Uruguay and the Dominican Republic and three others from Australia and the United States and presents a range of genres […]

The Windsor Jewish Film Festival returns...

(Jewish Federation of Windsor) The 19th Annual Windsor Jewish Film Festival returns in person for 2022 from Monday April 25th to Thursday April 28th. The Windsor Jewish Film Festival is back in theaters with 10 dynamic and acclaimed films ready to screen over four days. The 19th Annual Ruth and Bernard Friedman Windsor Jewish Film […]

Launch of applications for the short fil...

Launch of applications for the short film competition of the Accessible Film Festival Turkey’s first and only accessible film festival, to be held October 17-23; Applications for the “Short Films Competition”, which will be held for the second time this year as part of the “Festival du film accessible”, have begun. Application deadline: July 14 […]

The 22nd goEast Film Festival kicks off ...

04/19/2022 – Three previously selected Russian films, which received state funding or were funded by foundations linked to the Russian government, will now not be screened at the German gathering The balcony movie by Paweł Łozinski Russian filmmakers Aleksey Junior German, Lyubov Mulmenko and Ekaterina Selenkina withdrew their films – respectively, House arrest [+see also: […]

The Cannes Film Festival announces the 2...

On April 14 at 11 a.m., on the Champs-Élysée in Paris, the artistic director of the Cannes Film Festival, Thierry Frémaux, accompanied by the outgoing president of the festival Pierre Lescure, unveiled the Official Selections for the 2022 event. The estimated event will have held in person May 17-28. The opening night film of the […]

An Indian documentary screened at the 20...

The Indian documentary All That Breathes by Shaunak Sen will be screened at the Cannes Film Festival from May 17 to 28. This will be the only entrance to the country. This was announced Thursday at a press conference in Paris by the general delegate of the Festival, Thierry Fremaux. It listed the official selections. […]

Gaziantep String Film Festival awards fo...

Gaziantep String Film Festival awards found their owners Gazikultur AS, affiliated with Gaziantep Metropolitan Municipality. The Gaziantep String Film Festival Awards Ceremony, organized by The awards were presented to their owners in 34 categories determined during the festival, which included 10 short films. Award for the film “Akifler”, directed by Ekrem Levent, in the category […]

The 41st Istanbul Film Festival offers r...

The Istanbul Film Festival welcomes cinephiles for the 41st time, with 135 feature films and 22 short films, including the latest examples of world cinema, the latest films from master directors, novelties and cult pieces. After a two-year hiatus, the 12-day festival features films from 43 different countries shot by 164 different directors. In addition […]

How Ukrainian film festival crews stay p...

A group of Ukrainian film festival programmers and organizers met online this week to discuss how they are keeping their events alive amid the Russian invasion. Viktoria Leshchenko, program director of the Docudays UA Film Festival, said the festival was in the midst of preparations for this year’s edition, scheduled for March 25-April 3, when […]

Florida Tech’s Free Film Festival Runs A

Support local journalism by subscribing to Special Offers – USAToday Network. Every April, Florida Tech students hold a film festival to showcase student and independent films to the community. This year, more than two dozen short films from the United States and around the world will be presented. The 5th edition FITV Film Festival will […]

Florida Tech Film Festival features an a...

The free event runs April 15-16 at the Gleason Center and online More than two dozen short films from the United States and around the world will be presented at the 5th Annual FITV Film Festival scheduled for April 15-16 at the Gleason Performing Arts Center on the Florida Tech campus and online. With films […]

Cozy Box, straight out of the Cannes Fil...

NNA | Update: 05 April 2022 18:58 STI New Delhi [India], April 5 (ANI/NewsSee): At the Cannes Film Festival, a place where celebrity and fashion intersect is a thriving niche for the culinary arts. Nestled amid the red carpet fanfare is Cozy Box – the official food partner of the film festival founded by Jean […]

Date set for the Golden Boll Film Festiv...

Date set for the Golden Boll Film Festival The 29th Golden Boll Adana International Film Festival of Adana Metropolitan Municipality will be held from September 12 to 18, 2022. This year, the films of the Adana International Film Festival Golden Boll, which is one of the most prestigious festivals of Turkish cinema and is highly […]

Iranian films on the program of the Ista...

TEHRAN — Four Iranian films will compete at the 41st Istanbul Film Festival, the first and oldest international film festival in Turkey. “Hit the Road”, “Tonight’s Homework”, “Zalava” and “Until Tomorrow” will be screened in the different categories of the event, which will run from April 8-19. Directed by Panah Panahi, “Hit the Road” will […]

A Turkish-Ukrainian film wins 3 prizes a...

The Turkish-Ukrainian co-production “Klondike” received three distinctions at the Friborg Festival (FIFF), winning the grand prize, a special mention from the COMUNDO Youth Jury and the critics’ choice award. The festival was held in Fribourg, French-speaking Switzerland, for the 36th time from March 18 to 27 this year. The festival jury, made up of Locarno […]

SJCC will screen three films from the Se...

SJCC will screen three films from the Seattle Jewish Film Festival Visits will take place in person on April 2 and 3. The Stroum Jewish Community Center (SJCC) will screen three films in person as part of the Seattle Jewish Film Festival in early April at its venue at 3801 East Mercer Way. “Neighbors” airs […]

Submissions from Russia and Ukraine as p...

With submissions open for less than two months, the Fort Smith International Film Festival is proving it’s an international film festival. As of March 24, 183 entries had been submitted for the festival, including 102 from 33 different countries and 81 from the United States. Dr. Brandon Chase Goldsmith, Executive Director of the Fort Smith […]

Istanbul Film Festival back in theaters ...

Celebrating its 41st anniversary this year, the long-running film festival returns to theaters after a two-year absence due to the pandemic. The Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts (IKSV) organizes the 41st edition of the Istanbul Film Festival. Unlike the previous two pandemic-tainted years when screenings went live, this year the festival will be back […]

The fantastic Garden State Film Festival...

It’s back for the 20th year it’s the fantastic Garden State Film Festival and it’s happening again in Asbury Park and remotely as well. Hard to believe that this event is now two decades old. The Garden State Film Festival will take place in person March 23-27 in Asbury Park, New Jersey and Cranford, New […]

A story set in Syrian Kurdistan

In an interview with a British newspaper, director Mano Khalil said: “The mere fact of saying that I am a Kurd is a political act. Khalil grew up in a Syrian Kurdish mountain village near the Turkish border when Hafez al-Assad was president. He has lived in Switzerland since 1996. Previously he studied history and […]

The 26th Sofia International Film Festiv...

03/10/2022 – The festival expresses its solidarity with Ukrainian filmmakers Humble by Svetoslav Draganov It would be hard to find a cinematic event more affected by the pandemic and the political climate than the Sofia International Film Festival, whose 26th edition starts today and will run until March 31. After a 2020 edition canceled a […]

The 26th Sofia International Film Festiv...

03/10/2022 – The festival expresses its solidarity with Ukrainian filmmakers Humble by Svetoslav Draganov It would be hard to find a cinematic event more affected by the pandemic and the political climate than the Sofia International Film Festival, whose 26th edition starts today and will run until March 31. After a 2020 edition canceled a […]

Kerala International Film Festival is ba...

The 26th International Film Festival kicks off from March 18-25 in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, showcasing the resurgence of people in crisis due to the pandemic and war. The eight-day festival will screen over 180 films across 15 venues. This time, more than ten thousand delegates will be allowed to attend the party. Full room occupancy […]

Women’s International Film Festival Nige

In light of this, Girls Voices Initiative organized the Women’s International Film Festival Nigeria (WIFFEN) to celebrate female directors. 18 women from around the world in various roles in film have been recognized for their work globally. Speaking at the ceremony, festival director Carolyn Seaman said Prime Minister WIFFEN is in commemoration of International Women’s […]

The French Embassy joins forces with an ...

The PISCCA Program of the French Embassy in Nigeria in partnership with the Girl Nation Academy of Girls Voices Initiative has rewarded no less than 18 women in the film industry around the world The Award Festival, which goes by the name of Women’s International Film Festival Nigeria (WIFFEN), was an attempt to recognize women […]

FESTIVALS: Sofia Film Festival 2022 set ...

SOFIA: 26th Sofia International Film Festival will take place from March 10-31, 2022, returning to its traditional physical event form. A total of 80 films from its programming will be screened online at the same time. Bulgaria’s most important film industry event Sofia Meetings postpones its 19th edition to the beginning of the summer. The […]

The Banff Mountain Film Festival World T...

The Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour returns to Sedona. For the eighth year, the Sedona International Film Festival brings the spirit of outdoor adventure and mountain culture to the land of the red rocks. This year’s screenings showcase the world’s best films on mountain sport, culture and the environment, allowing you to experience the […]

Nerges Abyar receives Director Achieveme...

TEHRAN — Iranian filmmaker Nerges Abyar received the Outstanding Director Award on Sunday at the 5th International Women Filmmakers Festival in Izmir, Turkey. The award was presented during the festival’s opening ceremony at the Ahmed Adnan Saygun Cultural Center, organizers said. Abyar is in Izmir to organize several masterclasses during the festival, which is organized […]

Epic Cycling, Rough Climbs and Elemental...

Jhe last two years have been difficult at times for those who enjoy outdoor sports. Climbers with no rocks at their doorstep have damaged their elbows hanging from the doorframes. Riders have invested in indoor training machines. For many, getting out means running through nearby parks and rushing to hills and lakes whenever the opportunity […]

Peaks & Valleys: Banff Mountain Film Fes

Saturday February 26, 2022 Credit: Twitter/@BanffMtnFest Last Thursday at the Corn Exchange, the Banff Mountain Film Festival world tour traveled to Cambridge. Named after the Canadian town of Banff, the festival aims to show the world’s best mountain-related films. Expect: rock climbing, extreme sports and documentaries about distant peoples and places. This year, the screenings […]

At the 2022 Berlin Film Festival, women ...

BERLIN — At this year’s Berlin Film Festival, films about women, for women and made by women took center stage. The festival’s first prize, the Golden Bear, was awarded to Spanish director Carla Simón for her film “Alcarràs”. Other coveted festival awards, Silver Bears, have been awarded to films directed by women, as has the […]

8th Annual Women’s Voices Now Film Festi

8th Annual Women’s Voices Now Film Festival Film screening begins March 1, 2022, awards ceremony March 24, 2022 with keynote speaker Jaina Lee Ortiz ROLLING HILLS ESTATE, CA, USA, February 22, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Join sponsors Sony Pictures, Filmocracy, The Lantos Foundation and OUT.LI.ER, for the 8th Annual Women’s Voices Now Film Festival on March […]

Klondike Film, another award from the Be...

Klondike Film, another award from the Berlin International Film Festival Kazanoutside The Ukrainian-Turkish co-production KLONDIKE, directed by Maryna Er Gorbach and co-produced by Mehmet Bahadır Er, in competition in the “Panorama” section of the Berlinale, won the Prix du Public / Prix du Public, which is the department’s grand prize, after the Ecumenical Jury Prize. […]

Turkish cinema will be promoted at the 7...

Turkish cinema will be promoted at the 72nd Berlin Film Festival Turkish cinema is promoted at the 72nd Berlin Film Festival this year. The “European Film Market” section of the 72nd Berlin Film Festival, where the festival section will be held physically, is held online. Film “Klondike” in the panoramic selection “Co-production support” by the […]

“Alcarràs” wins first prize at the Berli

Second prize went to prolific South Korean filmmaker Hong Sangsoo for “The Novelist’s Film,” a subtle conversation-driven drama centered around a series of encounters by a writer interested in making a film. Hong had won Best Director at the Berlinale (as the festival is known in Germany) only two years ago. A Special Jury Prize […]

Sarajevo Film Festival chief steps down ...

Sarajevo manager quits after 27 years Mirsad Purivatra, the founder of the Sarajevo Film Festival, leaves the post of director of the SFF after 27 years. Purivatra will assume the role of President of the Obala Art Centar Association, the umbrella organization of the Sarajevo Film Festival. Purivatra’s successor will be Jovan Marjanović, previously in […]

‘Rabiye Kurnaz Vs. George W. Bush’ – Ber

A determined Turkish mother confronts the authorities in Rabiye Kurnaz Vs. George W. BushAndreas Dresen’s drama that takes a light-hearted approach to a moving true story. Dresen’s first Berlin Film Festival competition film since 2015 As we dreamed, it stars comic actress Meltem Kaptan as Rabiye Kurnaz. She is a cheerful and effervescent woman living […]

The Mardi Gras film festival is back

The 29th Mardi Gras Film Festival is once again set to roll out the best of queer cinema from around the world from February 17 to March 3. With 119 films from 37 different countries lined up at the festival, 51 of which will make their Australian premiere, there’s something for everyone in the festival’s […]

Catch the Banff Mountain Film Festival W...

Flying a hot air balloon over Turkey, engaging with grizzly bears in Alaska, diving over a frozen lake, and cruising the streets of Chicago as a bicycle courier are among the subjects of the short films featured in the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour which will be screened in Redlands on February 25 and […]

The Red Sea Film Festival unveils the da...

FESTIVAL the Red Sea Film Festival announced that its second edition will run from December 1-10 this year, after its inaugural 2021 event saw nearly 140 films from 67 countries in 34 languages ​​screened for more than 30,000 ticket holders and more than 3,100 accredited guests from industry. The Festival will once again be held […]

Films to see at the Denver Jewish Film F...

Persian lessons is a surprise of a bunch of directions. Director Vadim Perelman is Ukrainian. A year ago, the film was presented for the Oscars as coming from Belarus but was disqualified because too few Belarusians worked on it. The film mixes absurdities, improbabilities, a certain graphic Nazi brutality, unexpected tender moments – which you […]

Fun for all: UH KIDS FIRST! The Film Fe...

the uh CHILDREN FIRST! film festivalpresented by the Nearby college at the University of Hawaii in Mānoa, is back after a two-year hiatus due to COVID-19 restrictions. The 14th virtual uh CHILDREN FIRST! Film Festival will screen over 100 films made by student, independent and veteran filmmakers from 25 countries for children aged 2 to […]

INSIDE THE FLX: Geneva Winter Arts and F...

Parade of winter lanterns in downtown Geneva The parade is a chance for the community to come together and celebrate, while stimulating creativity and the arts with local schools, community groups and other partners. GBID Executive Director Michael Mills has lived in Atlanta for nearly 20 years and was struck by the beauty of their […]

2022 Sundance Film Festival Awards winne...

The 2022 tranche of the Sundance Film Festival ended and the awards were announced on Friday, with the top jury prizes going to the director Nikyatu Jusu first feature film Nanny for US Dramatic, with At Christine Choy’s The exiled winner for the American documentary. Juries and virtual audience members had the opportunity to vote […]

Sundance Film Festival 2022 Awards – Win

The Sundance Film Festival unveiled the winners of its 2022 edition on Friday. Like the rest of this year’s festival, which was forced to go entirely virtual due to Omicron’s recent push, the awards ceremony will unfolded on Twitter, with honors spread across the diverse lineup unlike last year, when CODA won top honors. Nikyatu […]

The Banff Film Festival returns with an ...

A bonanza of outdoor movies will return to Spokane after a year-long absence. The Banff Film Festival takes place in Spokane on February 18 and 19 at the Bing Crosby Theater starting at 7 p.m. both nights. “It gives Spokane’s outdoor community a way to come together during the winter season,” said organizer Paul Fish. […]

‘Koozhangal’ wins top prize at 20th Dhak

‘Laal Moroger Jhuti’, ‘Chandrabati Kotha’ and ‘Ajob Karkhana’ claimed glory for Bangladesh A B January 24, 2022, 2:05 PM Last modification: January 24, 2022, 2:17 PM The 20th Dhaka International Film Festival ended on January 23. Photo: courtesy “> The 20th Dhaka International Film Festival ended on January 23. Photo: courtesy The 20th Dhaka International […]

Michael Douglas will be the guest of hon...

FESTIVAL Oscar-winning actor and filmmaker Michael Douglas will be the guest of honor and advisor of the fourth edition Meihodo International Youth Visual Media Festival. Douglas will appear at the 2022 Short Film Festival Virtual Awards Ceremony to announce the grand prize winner and offer insight for young filmmakers. The ceremony will be hosted via […]

New Brunswick’s New Jersey Film Festival

The 2022 Spring New Jersey Film Festival has unveiled its exciting film lineup. Curated from more than 633 entries from independent filmmakers around the world and selected by an exclusive jury of media professionals, academics, journalists and students, the films encompass a multitude of genres and span experimental and short films from the Festival. The […]

Flicks, Bears and Omicron – The Berlin S

Berlin’s most famous festival, the Berlinale, is not intimidated by the Corona pandemic. Organizers say they will go ahead and let it go. Eighteen films are in competition for the most important awards. Berlin, January 20, 2022 (The Berlin Spectator) — When we hike in the Rocky Mountains, we don’t really want to see bears. […]

Elaheh Nobakht, Negin Ahmadi on Dhaka Fi...

TEHRAN — Iranian filmmakers Elaheh Nobakht and Negin Ahmadi are among the juries of the 20th Dhaka International Film Festival, which is currently taking place in the Bangladeshi capital. Nobakht is on the jury of the Women Filmmakers competition, which also includes Turkish TV channel Oya Dogan, Bulgarian filmmaker Yana Lekarska and Bangladeshi documentary filmmaker […]

The Berlin Film Festival finalizes the p...

Program announcements continue this week for the 72nd Berlin International Film Festival, with the full Panorama lineup now confirmed. In addition to the first titles unveiled in April, there are films including that of Alain Guiraudie nobody’s hero, which opens the shutter this year. The titles that will participate in the Berlinale Series Market and […]

7 Sundance Film Festival 2022 movies to ...

The lineup for the 2022 Sundance Film Festival was recently announced, and there are a handful of Latin movies (or films featuring Latin talent) you should circle on your calendar. The hybrid festival will take place in-person in Utah and on online platforms from January 20-30, 2022. In a statement, Sundance Film Festival programming director […]

The 2022 New York Jewish Film Festival J...

(New York Jewish Week via JTA) – Now in its 31st year, the New York Jewish Film Festival, the annual film celebration of Jews around the world, kicks off Wednesday. Its organizers are determined to make the event happen, even amid the spread of the omicron variant. This year’s festival runs January 12-25 and is […]

Egyptian filmmaker Mohamed Hefzy joins t...

JEDDAH: A fashion-loving young Saudi Arabian is trying to raise awareness about vintage fashion and the imprint fast fashion has on the world. Alia Kurdi is a 27-year-old fashion enthusiast who collects, designs and sells vintage clothing in Saudi Arabia. She always thought that growing up the only way to express herself was through her […]

Jaipur International Film Festival: Amid...

‘Nani’ from India and ‘The Healing Land’ from Peru receive Green Rose Award, 80-year-old screenwriter Javed Siddiqui received Life Time Achievement Award, Best Actress: Matilda from Angels of Switzerland Film: Atlas, Best Actor : India K Yashwand Anand Gupta Film: 4 Some, award for best original screenplay: “Leader” of Poland Location Maharana Pratap Auditorium, times […]

A complete guide to the list of films sc...

The 19th Chennai International Film Festival is drawing to a close. The eight-day film festival with a slate of 121 films from 53 countries will end on January 6 with the screening of Vortex directed by Gaspar Noé. Indian movies like Udanpirappe, Nayattu, among others were also screened during the festival. Here is the January […]

Parey Hut Love wins the Wholesome Entert...

The 2019 romantic comedy from director Asim Raza Parey Hut Amour won the Best Picture Award in Wholesome Entertainment at the South Asia Forum for Creative Art and Heritage (SAFACH) International Film Festival. SAFACH is South Asia’s first international borderless traveling film festival. It held its third edition this month from December 18-23 in Vrindavan, […]

This Year’s SLO Jewish Film Festival Aim

Refugees from Sudan and Eritrea seeking new life in Israel. Woman growing facial hair as she channels a deceased rabbi. Albanians protecting Jewish men in WWII as the Nazis draw closer. These are just some of the stories the SLO Jewish Film Festival will help tell starting January 9. With 25 films from at least […]

Intl. The Snow Film Festival projects “

TEHRAN – Iranian films “Israfil”, “Titi”, “Sultan” and “Standing in the Dust” were screened at the 17th International Snow Film Festival in Erzurum, Turkey last week. The festival is organized annually by the Faculty of Communication of Atatürk University at the Nenehatun Cultural Center from December 23 to 25. Several screenings were organized for “Israfil” […]

The Capri Hollywood Film Festival sails ...

For its upcoming 26th edition, the Capri Hollywood Intl. Film Festival, dedicated to launching Oscars hopes and establishing a creative and commercial bridgehead between Hollywood and the Italian film and showbiz communities, thwarts the Omicron variant by expanding its venues beyond “l ‘blue island’ off Naples. For health security reasons, the picturesque small town of […]

The Capri Hollywood Film Festival sails ...

For its upcoming 26th edition, the Capri Hollywood Intl. Film Festival, dedicated to launching Oscars hopes and establishing a creative and commercial bridgehead between Hollywood and the Italian film and showbiz communities, thwarts the Omicron variant by expanding its venues beyond “l ‘blue island’ off Naples. For health security reasons, the picturesque small town of […]

The Capri Hollywood Film Festival sails ...

For its upcoming 26th edition, the Capri Hollywood Intl. Film Festival, dedicated to launching Oscars hopes and establishing a creative and commercial bridgehead between Hollywood and the Italian film and showbiz communities, thwarts the Omicron variant by expanding its venues beyond “l ‘blue island’ off Naples. For health security reasons, the picturesque small town of […]

Dublin Film Festival unveils short films...

The Virgin Media Dublin International Film Festival has unveiled its short film program which will include 48 short films spread over six different presentations. The collection of featured shorts comes from at home and abroad by established and emerging filmmakers. With a selection of highlights from Screen Ireland’s funding programs, as well as a new […]

Turkey accused of blocking Kurdish film ...

Turkey accused of pressuring the organizers of a film festival in the town of Sulaimaniyah in Iraqi Kurdistan to cancel the screening of an award-winning film illustrating the resistance of the youth wing of the Workers’ Party of Kurdistan (PKK) against the Turks. the army during its three-month siege in Sur, the historic heart of […]

MAHE Dubai Short Film Festival spotlight...

A musical performance at the opening ceremony of the White Oryx International Short Film Festival Image Credit: Provided Lights, cameras and action awaited moviegoers at the third White Oryx International Short Film Festival (WOIS), an initiative of the School of Media and Communication at the Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE) in Dubai. The event, […]

Screening of a documentary on Lassana at...

Lovin Malta’s 2020 documentary Lassana has been selected for the Maltese edition of the International Organization for Migration (IOM) World Migration Film Festival (GMFF). Since 2016, the United Nations, through its IOM branch, have celebrated International Migrants Day with the GMFF. Celebrated annually on December 18, state branches are encouraged to organize local screenings of […]

Final review of the sixth annual “A Nigh

As 6th A night of unsuitable films Film festival has come and gone, we take a look back at the incredible event and say a loving farewell in the flesh. It was an amazing weekend of fun, friends and, of course, independent movies. This year’s festivities were held in Scottsdale, Arizona, by international filmmakers Dineta […]

Berlin Film Festival unveils its first t...

The Berlin International Film Festival 2022 has unveiled its first titles, including seven films invited to the Berlinale Special program. You can see the full list of confirmed movies below. These seven include that of Peter Flinth Against the ice, with Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Joe Cole, Heida Reed and Charles Dance, and Laurent Larivière About Jeanne, […]

New York Jewish Film Festival to Show Va...

A scene from “Neighbors”, the opening film of the 2022 New York Jewish Film Festival. Photo: NYJFF. The 31st annual New York Jewish Film Festival (NYJFF) is scheduled to take place next month and will feature 33 Jewish-themed films from around the world. The lineup includes 24 feature films and nine short films, as well […]

Saudi Arabia’s Red Sea Film Festival wra

LONDON: “I realized that I am drawn to particular worlds,” Jordanian filmmaker Bassel Ghandour told Arab News ahead of the screening of his new film “The Alleys” at the International Red Sea Film Festival. “To these very united neighborhoods that we have in the Middle East, and in the east of Amman in particular. Where […]

Jewish Museum and Film at Lincoln Center...

The Jewish Museum and Film at Lincoln Center will present the 31st annual New York Jewish Film Festival (NYJFF) in person and virtually from January 12 to 25, 2022. Among the oldest and most influential Jewish film festivals in the world, NYJFF presents the best documentary, narrative and short films from around the world that […]

Murina triumphs at the Brussels Mediterr...

12/13/2021 – The debut feature by Croatian director Antoneta Alamat Kusijanović won three awards at the 21st edition of the festival Director Antoneta Alamat Kusijanović with her awards for Murina (© Jules Toulet) Croatian director Antoneta Alamat Kusijanović swept the poster of the 21st Cinémamed – Mediterranean Film Festival of Brussels where she won the […]

Saudi film festival is “laundering” by a

Saudi Arabia has opened its first international film festival amid accusations the government is using culture to whitewash its poor human rights record, just days after a similar controversy overshadowed its first time by organizing a Formula 1 race. The Red Sea Festival has attracted international stars including Hilary Swank, Clive Owen and Vincent Cassel. […]

Movie buffs can savor Vancouver Turkish ...

This year’s Vancouver Turkish Film Festival presents seven award-winning feature films, one documentary and two films directed by women. The opening film, Two types of people / Ä°nsanlar Ä°kiye Ayrilir, is not offered in person until 6:30 p.m. on Friday, December 10 at the Goldcorp Center for the Arts at SFU Woodward’s. Directed by Tunç […]

The 16th Cyprus International Film Festi...

LARNACA, CYPRUS – In a dark public theater, a Russian artist sang “Shallow”, Lady Gaga’s hit song from A star is born (2018), to a small but dedicated audience. This eclectic scene of the globalization of film culture took place in the coastal town of Larnaca as part of the 16th Cyprus International Film Festival, […]

24th ARPA International Film Festival en...

From left to right: Sonia Keshishian, Sylvia Minassian, Manvel Saribekyan and Maral Kazazian, director Arpa IFF From left to right: Ara Mnatsakyanyan, Ara Najarian and Paula Devine The 24th Arpa International Film Festival, one of Hollywood’s oldest film festivals, screened 70 films from 21 different countries, featuring films, documentaries, short films, animated films and music […]

The hottest tickets at the Red Sea Inter...

“Salon de Huda” Hany Abu-Assad has long been one of the most acclaimed Palestinian filmmakers, receiving an Oscar nomination for his now classic 2005 film “Paradise Now” and another for “Omar” in 2013. Both films were about men struggling under occupation, unsure of how best to live their life for themselves, their families or their […]

Turkish thriller wins Turin Film Festiva...

Turkish director Selman Nacar’s “Between Two Dawns”, a tense moral thriller exploring ethical and family responsibilities over a 24-hour period, won the highest honor at the 39th edition of the Turin Film Festival, which took place from November 26. – December 4. Chaired by director Ildikó Enyedi and made up of actor Alessandro Gassmann, composer […]

Turin Film Festival, winners. Best film...

It ends with victory between two dawns 39th edition of the Turin Film Festival. The jury was awarded, chaired by the Hungarian Ildiko Ennedi and composed of Alessandro Jasman, Evgeny Galperin and Isabel Ivars. the best movie The first book by Turkish Salman Sakar deals with the issue of accidents at work. “A film that […]

Claire Denis, Michel Franco, Abner Benai...

Throughout the pandemic that ravaged Central America, the region’s most important film event, the Panama International Film Festival (IFF Panama), practically continued in its continued attempt to bolster projects. and local talent. To mark its 10th anniversary this year, a smaller hybrid edition will begin on December 3 with “Plaza Catedral”, Panama’s Oscar submission, and […]

Slovak filmmaker wins European cinema aw...

“Dying to Divorce”: British documentary on Turkish domestic violence in the race for the Oscars ANKARA: A film highlighting domestic violence in Turkey has been nominated as the UK’s official entry for the Best International Feature Film at the Oscars. The five nominees for Best International Feature Film are expected to be announced in February, […]

Alexandria Film Festival 2021 extended t...

ALEXANDRIA, VA — The Alexandria Film Festival, a regional showcase for independent films from around the world, has been extended for an additional 15 days, the festival’s executive committee announced. The 15-day extension is a nod to the festival’s 15th anniversary. Originally scheduled for November 11-25, the festival is taking place in a virtual format. […]

4th Red Crescent International Friendshi...

Event organized in association with the Turkish Ministry of Culture and Tourism, AA its global communication partner The 4th Red Crescent International Friendship Short Film Festival kicks off Thursday in the Turkish metropolis of Istanbul. The event, which runs from December 2-5, is organized in collaboration with Turkey’s Ministry of Culture and Tourism, and the […]

‘Dear Thomas’ from Germany wins Best Fil

The German drama of Andreas Kleinert Dear Thomas received the Grand Prize at the 2021 Black Nights Film Festival, held in Tallinn, the Estonian capital. The landmark black-and-white biopic follows the struggles of East German author and filmmaker Thomas Brasch, played by Albrecht Schuch, who was also named best actor at the Black Nights closing […]

“Zalava” wins awards at Duhok Internatio

TEHRAN – Iranian director Arsalan Amiri won the award for best director for his drama “Zalava” at the 8th Duhok International Film Festival in the Kurdistan region of Iraq. Navid Purfaraj also won the Best Actor award for his role in the film, winner of the Grand Prize at the 36th Venice International Film Critics’ […]

Baku International Short Film Festival c...

November 24, 2021 3:17 PM (UTC + 04: 00) 702 By Laman Ismayilova The 12th Baku International Short Film Festival (BISFF) was held in Baku. Speaking at the closing ceremony, festival director Fahruz Shamiyev said BISFF has aimed to support domestic directors and screen international films since its inception in 2004. Previously, the festival featured […]

7th Mercy to Universe film festival kick...

The 7th Mercy to the Universe International Short Film Festival kicked off Monday in Istanbul. The week-long Atlas Cinema Festival is organized in cooperation with the Siyer Foundation and the Fidan Art Foundation, and is supported by the Turkish Ministry of Culture and Tourism, with Anadolu Agency as a global communication partner. The festival aims […]

Black Harvest Film Festival, reggaeton a...

It’s a little chilly in here, but here are a few things to do this week that might just warm you up. Fri 11/19 606 Records and the Cleve Carney Museum of Art (CCMA) team up to celebrate Ben LaMar Gay’s New album, Open your arms to open up to us (be sure to read […]

Asian World Film Festival Launches TV Aw...

– The Asian World TV Series Awards start in May 2022 in Istanbul – AWFF 2022 will take place from November 9 to 18 in Los Angeles LOS ANGELES, November 18, 2021 / PRNewswire / – The Asian World Film Festival (AWFF) has announced the launch of another television festival: Asian World TV Series Awards […]

Les Arcs Film Festival unveils the progr...

Les Arcs Film Festival, the European film festival programmed by Tribeca artistic director Frédéric Boyer and located in the French Alps, unveiled the programming of its Co-production Village which will be back live after a virtual 2020 edition. The 13th edition of the Industry Sidebar will feature 18 projects in development from 11 countries, including […]

Pune International Film Festival: With f...

The 19th edition of Pune International Film Festival (PIFF) is scheduled to be held from December 2-9. Film buffs can make the most of the opportunity as online registration for delegates will begin from Thursday, while on-site registration at festival venues will begin on November 22. The film festival will be held at three venues […]

10th International Children’s Rights Fil

Start of the International Film Festival on the Rights of the Child The Children’s Rights Film Festival, supported by the Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, begins on November 12. As part of the festival to be held online due to the pandemic, 41 films will be open to children and adults for 8 days. Awareness studies are […]

Asian World Film Festival 2021 announces...

LOS ANGELES, November 12, 2021 / PRNewswire / – The 2021 Asian World Film Festival (AWFF) announced the winners of its competition categories tonight at the closing gala at the Saban Theater in Beverly hills. Brighton 4e (Georgia), directed by Levan Koguashvili, won the Snow Leopard Award for Best Picture. The award was presented by […]

‘Xogun’ selected for International Child

The Assamese short film “Xogun (vulture)”, directed and scripted by Utpal Borpujari and adapted from an acclaimed short story by famous writer-journalist Manoj Kumar Goswami, has been shortlisted for the International Children’s Rights Film Festival ( ICRFF), to be held in Izmir city of Turkey. The festival, held annually to raise awareness of children’s rights […]

Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival puts ...

05/11/2021 – The Estonian rally, which will take place from November 12 to 28, announced its juries and completed its selections Mr. Landsbergis by Sergei Loznitsa The Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival has announced the members of the jury for its 25th edition, which will take place from November 12 to 28. The official selection […]

Mid-City Hair Salon Featured at the New ...

by “BabyBanz” (courtesy New Orleans Film Society) By Jeanne D’Arcy, Mid-City Messenger When Juliana Oluwatosin Kasumu, a London-based Nigerian-British artist and filmmaker, came to New Orleans in 2017, one of the first people she met was Anastasia Ebel, the owner of BabyBangz hair salon in Mid -City. “I was homesick at the time, and we […]

Asian World Film Festival Announces Wind...

The 2021 Asian World Film Festival TODAY unveiled its “Window to Africa” ​​and “HFPA Scholarship Screenings” programs, the latter produced in association with the Hollywood Foreign Press Association. “Windows to Africa” will feature films from Malawi, Namibia and Nigeria, a world premiere and two-day outdoor cultural event: Regal Africa Afro-Fest. The HPFA scholarship screenings will […]

Asian World Film Festival announces indu...

The 2021 Asian World Film Festival (AWFF) today announced its lineup of virtual and in-person panel discussions. A diverse group of experts, from producers and studio directors to casting directors and talent, will discuss how streaming and globalization are transforming content around the world, with a focus on Asia as pioneer. In addition, members of […]

ÁMEN International Animated Film Festiva

TURKISTAN. KAZINFORM – Famous animators from Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan, Bashkortostan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, Tatarstan, Tajikistan and Turkey walked the red carpet as the ÁMEN International Animated Film Festival kicked off in Turkestan , in Kazakhstan today, reports Kazinform. Deputy Minister of Information and Public Development of Kazakhstan Bolat Tlepov, Deputy Minister of Majilis, Poet Makpal Tazhmagambetova, Honorary […]

End of the accessible film festival

The Accessible Film Festival has ended The Accessible Film Festival, which brought together moviegoers for the ninth time, ended with the winners of the films competing in the National Feature Film Competition and the Short Film Competition. The Accessible Film Festival, held online and in person in Ankara from October 11-17, met moviegoers for its […]

Asian World Film Festival announces comp...

LOS ANGELES, 28 October 2021 / PRNewswire / – The 2021 Asian World Film Festival (AWFF) today unveiled its list of competitions, highlights and special screenings. The Festival’s three programs will together feature fiction and documentaries from at least 14 nations, highlighting this year’s theme of unity. The program will include at least seven Oscars […]

End of applications for the 4th Internat...

Applications for the International Red Crescent Friendship Short Film Festival closed The Red Crescent International Friendship Short Film Festival, which will be held for the fourth time this year, will meet moviegoers from December 1-5. Applications for the 4th International Red Crescent Friendship Short Film Festival, organized by Balkon Film with the support of the […]

Inside Out Film Festival announces the r...

EXCLUSIVE: Inside Out, the largest promoter and distributor of LGBTQ + 2S (2 minds) content in Canada, has unveiled thirteen recipients for its annual RE: Focus fund. The Fund was initially launched in 2018 and began as a travel grant program recognizing that trans, non-binary and female filmmakers were under-represented in attending international festivals. The […]

Tornos News | Invest Cyprus promotes th...

As a guest country at this year’s 29th Raindance Film Festival, Cyprus hopes to boost the ‘Olivewood’ film industry by showcasing the talents of established and emerging Cypriot filmmakers, as well as the optimal environment for filmmaking on the island. Raindance is an independent film festival in London that presents feature films, short films, web […]