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TIFF 17 Reveals First Gala & Special Presentation Titles

TIFF 17 Reveals First Gala & Special Presentation Titles

Featuring premieres from filmmakers including Hany Abu-Assad, Haifaa Al Mansour, Darren Aronofsky, George Clooney, Guillermo del Toro, Richard Eyre, Stephen Frears,Deniz Gamze Ergüven, Greta Gerwig, Craig Gillespie, David Gordon Green, MahamatSaleh Haroun, Angelina Jolie, Anurag Kashyap, Mélanie Laurent, Sebastián Lelio, Ben Lewin, Martin McDonagh, Hansal Mehta, Olivier Nakache, Alexander Payne, Angela Robinson, Andy Serkis, Eric […]

Hot Docs Announces $50,000 Rogers Audience Award for Best Canadian Doc

Hot Docs Announces $50,000 Rogers Audience Award for Best Canadian Doc

Toronto – Hot Docs is pleased to announce the addition of the Rogers Audience Award for Best Canadian Documentary to the slate of awards it will present at its upcoming festival, April 27 to May 7. Generously established by the Rogers Group of Funds, the award comes with a $50,000 cash prize for the director(s) […]

2016 Berlinale Award Winners

2016 Berlinale Award Winners

‘Berlin: an exciting, cosmopolitan cultural hub that never ceases to attract artists from around the world. A diverse cultural scene, a critical public and an audience of film-lovers characterize the city. In the middle of it all, the Berlinale: a great cultural event and one of the most important dates for the international film industry. […]

IDFA – International Documentary Film Amsterdam & it’s Errol Morris Retrospective

IDFA – International Documentary Film Amsterdam & it’s Errol Morris Retrospective

Aside from screening his Top 10 favorite documentaries, IDFA is honoring Academy Award-winning director Errol Morris with a retrospective. His films show a master of interviewing at work: talking heads who never quite say what you expect them to. When Errol Morris interviews someone, he usually starts by saying that he doesn’t know where to […]

Berlinale 2014: First Films for Competition & Berlinale Special

Berlinale 2014: First Films for <em>Competition & Berlinale Special</em>

The first seven films for the 64th Berlin International Film Festival Competition programme have been selected. Joining opening film Grand Budapest Hotel, and Monuments Men, both announced in November, productions and co-productions from Canada, Cyprus, France, Germany, Greece, Spain, United Kingdom and the US are the newest additions to the Competition programme. As part of […]

Record number of FSS supported films at the 2011 FILMART in Hong Kong

Record number of FSS supported films at the 2011 FILMART in Hong Kong

from efp European Film Promotion (EFP) with its 31 European member organisations is strengthening its support and presence at the Hong Kong International Film & TV Market, FILMART, taking place from 21 – 24 March. A record number of 27 European films have received the green light from EFP’s members to receive Film Sales Support […]

Berlinale Announces Generation 2011, Ingmar Bergman Retrospective & more

Berlinale Announces <em>Generation 2011</em>, Ingmar Bergman Retrospective & more

from berlinale Generation 2011: Opening Films and Programme Highlights Generation’s new premiere venue in the House of World Cultures (Haus der Kulturen der Welt) provides a perfect setting for the section’s opening celebrations: seating almost 1.000, it is one of Berlin’s biggest and most beautiful cinemas. Generation 14 plus will open with the Australian film […]

Rotterdam International Film Festival Selects Tiger Awards Competition Films

Rotterdam International Film Festival Selects Tiger Awards Competition Films

from IFFR Fourteen films have been selected for IFFR’s Tiger Awards Competition 2011. The complete lineup, comprising first or second feature films concurring for three equal top prizes of each 15,000 euro, includes three world premieres. Two competing films have been supported by Rotterdam’s Hubert Bals Fund. The Jury of the sixteenth Tiger Awards Competition […]