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    We, at filmfestivals.com, are extremely proud of our relationships and partnerships with these amazing film events: AFM, Venice Production Bridge, Tallinn Black Nights International Film Festival, Industry@Tallinn,  FestForums Santa Barbara, FestForums New York, Montreal International Animation Film Festival - Animaze, WoFF Glasgow, UNAFF, Bridges Festival, Bahamas Int Film Festival, Houston WorldFest, Fa...

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The Bulletin Board ANNOUNCEMENTS / CALL FOR ENTRIES recommended by filmfestivals.com: BE ON IT!     French Riviera Film Festival    May 14-15, 2021   PARTNER FESTIVAL WITH FILMFESTIVALS.COM February 20, 2021 regular deadline The third annual French Riviera Film Festival will recognize and ce...

Promote your line up during AFM

SEE YOU IN THE NEW VIRTUAL VENUES AFM 2020 runs November 9 - 13 Filmfestivals.com will be covering The online AFM 2020  (41 st edition) with dailies and newsletters.  Take center stage....   We would like to contribute to your success in AFM YES WE CAN... ...

Jonathan Wolf in conversation with filmfestivals.com about the 41st edition of AFM

Zoom conversation between Jonathan Wolf (Managing Director of the American Film Market® AFM®) with Bruno Chatelin. Here are some of the questions raised during the interview: Enjoy Jonathan's answers in our video. The 41st edition will run November 9 -13. Jonathan Wolf is EVP of the Independent Film & Television Alliance (IFTA®) and Managing Director of the American Film Market® (AFM®). Since his appointment in 1998, he has guided the growth and repositioning of ...

The 54th WorldFest-Houston Intl Film Festival Call for Entries...

The 54th Annual WorldFest-Houston International Film Festival officially opened for entries August 15th!   November 15, 2020  Earlybird Entry Deadline I  December 15, 2020 Main Festival Entry Deadline I January 16, 2021 Late Entry Deadline I   January 31, 2021  I Final Brick Wall Deadline I April 16, 2021 Notification Date WorldFest Houston's blog I Website: http://www.worldfest.org I&nbs...

A look back at the stats, facts and figures from Marche du Film Online

Marché du Film Online comes to a close, the Marché du Film – Festival de Cannes announces the numbers of its first virtual edition. Over the course of five days, the Marché du Film Online welcomed 10,002 participants from all around the world. The most important delegation came from the USA (1,500 participants), followed by France (1,400 participants) and the UK (950 participants). More than half of the participants were coming from Europe with 5,900 participan...

Interview with Marché du Film Executive Director Jérôme Paillard

Jérôme Paillard in conversation with Bruno Chatelin     Facts and figures on the 2020 marchédu Film online, the first edition of its kind. Quite a challenge on many fronts   A few figures about attendance  trends this year? when is the marchedufilm.online opening, why 5 days only? How many of the Cannes official selection  titles will be screening in the virtual Marché do you see a trend ? I see 16 conferences and panels a...

Background and Perspectives on Film Festival Consulting for your films

Poster signed by Arnold for Bruno Chatelin as a thank you token of fantastic Box Office records in France   I have been working with film festivals and helping filmmakers for the past 20 years in various capacities. There was only one big lesson I learnt in festivals: Cannes can work miracles for you, if you do the right thing with the right people : dare, work hard and be creative in each of your actions. HERE IS THE DETAILED STORY OF A 40M $ HANDSHAKE TO ME FOLLOWING OUR SUCCESS...

Submit through our partner DocFilmDepot

https://www.docfilmdepot.com/ WE HAVE IMAGINED A FUN, SECURE, AND WELL ADAPTED TOOL TO THE ENVIRONMENT FOR DOCUMENTARY CINEMA. Docfilmdepot is a platform that allows directors, producers and distributors of documentary films to manage their call for entries at several festivals. It allows you to create an account, to register one or more films whatever the genre to which they belong, to download the corresponding files, then to submit them to the festivals of your choice, partn...

Video Interview with Pascal Diot, head of Venice Production Bridge

Filmfestivals.com partner of Venice Production Bridge sat down with the Pascal Diot who shared with our audience a few practical facts and figures on the Market which he has created 6 years ago. ...

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Each week, our newsletter delivers the hottest news from the festival circuit with news about festivals calling for film, revealing line-up, awards, premieres, ambiance...Our newsletter is edited by filmfestivals.com. The newsletter jointly has over 197 000+ opt-in members (as of march 2 2019, and growing). Join our commnity and subscrive for free. Should you need to place and ad, promote a film or a festival to our audience and advertise inside the Newsletter, please send a mail t...

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Do not heistate to contact me with questions, I will be happy to brainstorm with you. We are the leading network for film and festivals, established in 1995, with 380 000 unique visitors every month, a subscribers base of 161 000 registered users. Furthermore my experience in marketing film (200 film launched wordwide) can be of some assistance. Check the online store for Pro Services for the Film Festival Community. Promote your Festival (Bulletin Board), your Film (Showcase)...

Trailer for Pseudonym, for festival consideration

Synopsis:  Alex is a divorced father, a stressed executive. His daily routine is work, work, work. Tonight he's in a hurry, he's due to meet a beautiful young stranger... who contacted him via the internet. But this blind date will flip him into a downward spiral and disrupt forever the course of his life.  Thriller, 75 min., Scope, Dolby 5.1  Directed by Thierry Sebban  Starring: Simon Abkarian, Igor Skreblin, Perrine Tourneux...

New Titles for Virtual EFM 2021 from Summer Hill Entertainment

We will be attending the VIRTUAL EFM 2021 Monday, February 22nd to Friday, March 5th. Get ready for our exciting EFM lineup to get access to our exclusive new projects! We will share it with you very soon. Please use the link below to arrange your virtual meeting. You can also contact our Sales Team directly. See you soon! Click here to arrange a meeting with us for Virtual EFM 2021     ...

First-Look Picture from Mel Gibson's Action Thriller 'Panama'

PANAMA directed by Mark Neveldine (Lionsgate Films’ Crank, Gamer) just wrapped principal photography in Puerto Rico The film, written by Daniel Adams (Roadside Attractions’ The Golden Boys), William R. Barber stars  Cole Hauser (Paramount Network’s “Yellowstone”), and two-time Academy Award® Winner Mel Gibson.  The film is a Yale Productions film produced by Jordan Beckerman, Jordan Yale Levine, Michelle Chydzik Sowa, ...

First-Look still of DeNiro-Malkovich in WASH ME IN THE RIVER

   WASH ME IN THE RIVER STATUS: Just wrapped production in Puerto Rico GENRE: Action, Thriller WRITERS: Adam Taylor Barker, Chris Sivertson DIRECTOR: Randall Emmett (Midnight in the Switchgrass)  CAST: two-time Academy Award® Winner Robert DeNiro (The Irishman, Taxi Driver), two-time Academy Award® nominee John Malkovich (Deepwater Horizon, Being John Malkovich), Jack Huston (American Hustle, Kill Your Darlings), Quavo (FX’s “Atlanta,” ABC’s...

Voltage Pictures has launched worldwide sales on the romantic comedy Per Tutta La Vita (For All Life)

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Voltage Pictures is launching worldwide sales on the highly anticipated Italian-language romantic comedy Per Tutta La Vita (For All Life), from the team behind the most remade film of all-time Perfect Strangers, it was announced today by President and COO Jonathan Deckter. Voltage will begin talks on the hot title with buyers at the upcoming European Film Market.   Lauded Italian auteur Paolo Costella directs from a script he wrote with Paolo Genovese and Antonella Lattanzi. The film is p...

New Teaser Trailer for Voyagers by Neil Burger

Starring: Tye Sheridan, Lily-Rose Depp, Fionn Whitehead, Chanté Adams, Isaac Hempstead Wright, Viveik Kalra, Archie Madekwe, Quintessa Swindell, Madison Hu, and Colin Farrell Directed by: Neil Burger  Produced by: Basil Iwanyk, Neil Burger, Brendon Boyea   SYNOPSIS:  With the future of the human race at stake, a group of young men and women, bred for intelligence and obedience, embark on an expedition to colonize a distant planet. But w...

It's Showtime | The Garden State Film Festival Returns

  “We promise to bring a diverse and carefully chosen selection of films, music videos, and animated works. There is something for all tastes and ages. The GSFF is a celebration of independent film that you can’t see anywhere else, all from the safety and comfort of your home, hotel room or in person, “said Executive Director, Lauren Concar Sheehy. The 19th Annual Garden State Film Festival (GSFF) New Jersey's Premier Independent Film Festival®, returns thi...

Renny Harlin (Die Hard 2, Cliffhanger) is set to direct the new horror The Refuge

    RENNY HARLIN’S NEW HORROR FILM  “THE REFUGE” is set to Start Principal Photography in April in Bulgaria, Yariv Lerner, Rob Van Norden, Gary Lucchesi, Michael McKay, Lori McCreary, and Harlin Producing Acclaimed blockbuster director Renny Harlin (Die Hard 2, Cliffhanger) is set to direct his next project, the new horror The Refuge from a script by action sci-fi writer Ben Sztajnkrycer. Casting is currently underway for th...

EFM Day 2 DAILIES EFM Virtual 2021 Edition & Line-Up

      The 71st  Berlinale International Film Festival will be held March 1–5 (market) & June 9–20, 2021. Our team of festival ambassadors and reporters bring you the dailies from the Berlin Film Festival and European Film Market and keep an eye on past editions archives.  WATCH OUR VIDEO COVERAGE TRAILERS INTERVIEWS AND AMBIANCE I  PHOTOS  I #berlinale...

EFM Day 2: 33 events at the tip of your mouse

  EFM Morning Brief with Screen InternationalWith: Finn Halligan, Julia FidelAccess: Online Market BadgeOrganiser: EFMType of Event: PodcastScreen International Synopsis Watch Event Tue Mar 0208:00 – 08:10 wherever you get your podcasts VoD  Download The Latest Buzz...

Announcement of the Jury Decisions Thursday, March 4 at 12.00 (noon) CET

During the Industry Event (March 1 to 5) of the 71st Berlinale, the Juries of the Competition and the sections Berlinale Shorts, Encounters and Generation will announce their award decisions. The juries, who are currently in Berlin will see the films in a cinema.   The award decisions will be announced via a video presentation of the juries, followed by a press release. The festive Award Ceremony will then take place at the Summer Special (June 9 to 20).     ...

EFM 2021 - New titles from Blue Finch

Blue Finch Films is participating in virtual EFM from March 1-5 To set a meeting please contact Mike Chapman: mike@bluefinchfilms.com   END OF SENTENCE        ...

Red eyes from Summer Hill Entertainment & EFM Meetings

Get ready for our exciting EFM lineup to get access to our exclusive new projects! There is still time to meet with us during Virtual EFM Berlin 2021 Monday, March 1st to Friday, March 5th. Please Click here to arrange your virtual meeting. You can also contact our Sales Team directly. See you soon! A cursed survivor of killings at the Amityville House brings evil to a small island where bizarre genetic experiments are carried out on humans and animal...

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