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Awards for 13th Jaipur International Film Festival-JIFF 2021 (Online*)

Awards announced in Nine Categories Germany movie ‘Cherry Blossoms and Demons’ wins four awards Chinese movie ‘The Highland Reflections’ wins three awards Abhirami Bose wins Best Actress Award for Marathi film ‘Ratricha Paus’ Farmer is the focal point in the movie ‘Kaali Maati’, wins Award for the Best Political and Best Current Issue Film    JAIPUR: The five-day digital edition of the13th Jaipur International Film Fest...

Gotham Awards 2020 winners announced in hybrid ceremony

BEST FEATURE The Assistant First Cow Never Rarely Sometimes Always *WINNER* Nomadland Relic BEST DOCUMENTARY – TIE 76 Days City Hall Our Time Machine *WINNER* A Thousand Cuts *WINNER* Time BEST INTERNATIONAL FEATURE Bacurau Beanpole Cuties (Mignonnes) *WINNER* Identifying Features Martin Eden Wolfwalkers BINGHAM RAY BREAKTHROUGH DIRECTOR AWARD Radha Blank, The Forty-Year-Old Version Channing Godfrey Peoples, Miss Junet...

Winners of the First Filmocracy Festival

    BEST DOCUMENTARY - In Piano to Zanskar, facing future in retirement, a 65-year old piano tuner, Desmond O’Keeffe, decides instead to take on the most challenging delivery of his career. He will transport a 100-year old Broadwood & Sons piano from London to a primary school i...

Rose d’Or 2020 winners announced

At a time when the connectivity of television has never played a more central role in our lives, the 59th Rose d’Or Awards have recognised the likes of Sex Education, The School That Tried To End Racism, Once Upon A Time In Iraq, Woke and Homeftest: James Corden’s Late Late Show Special for their achievements in entertainment programming this year. The 2020 Rose d’Or Awards virtual ceremony was hosted by Nish Kumar on Wednesday December 9. You can view it HERE. The 2020 awa...

The Accolade Announces Latest Winners (November)

The awards go to those filmmakers, television producers and videographers who produce fresh, standout entertainment and compelling documentaries. The Accolade is an international awards competition that honors those who demonstrate exceptional achievement in craft and creativity. ~ Best of Show ~  Philip Hamilton and Scott Wilson  – Ocean Souls Philip Hamilton and Scott Wilson (United Kingdom), OCEAN SOULS, Documentary – An unprecedente...

Talent-spotting initiative ‘Arab Stars of Tomorrow’ announced

Screen International has announced six of the most talented and promising actors and directors from across the Middle East and North Africa who have been selected for its talent-spotting initiative ‘Arab Stars of Tomorrow’.   The fourth edition which was unveiled during the Festival’s successful industry arm ‘Cairo Industry Days’ is supported by MBC Hope, a social responsibility initiative for The MBC Group that focuses on empowering Arab youth and preparin...

Award winners of the 23rd Montreal International Documentary Festival (RIDM)

ASWANG_crédit LevelK The Montreal International Documentary Festival (RIDM) concludes tomorrow, Wednesday, December 2, 2020. The award winners for this 23rd edition have just been announced at a virtual ceremony livestreamed on the festival’s Facebook page. The RIDM is pleased to announce that all pass holders will have access to this year’s 9 award-winning films, which will be made available for streaming on this last day of the festival.   GRAND PRIZE FOR BEST I...

The Cyprus International Film Festival Golden Aphrodite Awards

15TH CYPRUS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL GOLDEN APHRODITE AWARDS CEREMONY The Cyprus International Film Festival is awarded with the EFFE Label which is Europe’s quality stamp for remarkable arts festivals showing their engagement in the field of the arts, community involvement and international openness. The Golden Aphrodite Awards Ceremony of the 15th Cyprus International Film Festival was held virtually on Zoom and the Festival's Facebook page on Sunday, November 22nd. This highl...

Nominations Announced for 30th IFP Gotham Awards

Best Feature Nominations go to The Assistant, First Cow, Never Rarely Sometimes Always, Nomadland, and Relic   In a First, All Best Feature Nominees are Directed by Women New York, NY (November 12, 2020) – The Independent Filmmaker Project (IFP), the nation’s premier member organization of independent storytellers, announced today the nominees for the 30th Annual IFP Gotham Awards. Eleven competitive awards will be presented to independent ...

Winners announced in 2020 Asia Pacific Screen Awards

Wins for Thailand, India, Special Mention for Australia The Asia Pacific Screen Academy (APSA) last night honoured filmmakers of the region at a special Award Presentation on Australia’s Gold Coast. Thai creative producer Soros Sukhum took out the 2020 FIAPF Award for Outstanding Achievement in Film in the Asia Pacific region. This unique award celebrates a film practitioner from the region whose career and actions contribute strongly to the develop...

The winners of the 20th New Horizons International Film Festival and the 11th American Film Festival

  The winners of the 20th New Horizons International Film Festival and the 11th American Film Festival. Attendance Records at the Combined Editions of NH and AFF.   The jury of the 20th New Horizons International Film Festival awarded the Grand Prix to The Metamorphosis of Birds (A Metamorfose dos Pássaros) directed by Catarina Vasconcelos. The festival audience additionally chose the film by the Portuguese director as the best of 12 in-competition titles. The awards go t...

Final Westridge Grant Cycle Awards winners announced

Final Westridge Grant Cycle Awards $100,000 to Support US-Based Independent Filmmakers Developing Narrative Feature Screenplays SFFILM, in partnership with the Westridge Foundation, announced today the projects that will receive a total of $100,000 in funding in the sixth and final round of SFFILM Westridge Grants. Five filmmaking teams have been granted funding to help support the screenwriting stage of their narrative feature films.   The SFFILM Westridge Grant was launched in late...

Audience Award Winners of the 2020 Sacramento French MiniFest

  Poster by Dane Henas Design 20th ANNIVERSARY SEASON COMING UP IN 2021 ! "THE REGION'S PREMIER FILM EVENT" Carla Meyer - Sacramento Bee HERE ARE THE 2 WINNERS OF THE  2020 MINIFEST AUDIENCE PRIZES!     The quintessentially French comedy-drama PERFUMES (LES PARFUMS), directed by Grégory Magne won the Audience Prize for Best Feature Film; while the dark tale of revenge THE WIDOW SAVERINI (LA VEUVE SAVERINI), directed by&...

VIDEO: Alexandria Film Festival 2020 awards

Congratulations to our AFF 2020 award winners!   Best of Fest: "9 to 5" Julia Reichert and Steven Bognar Joe Cantwell Award for Excellence in Documentary Filmmaking: "Trust Me" Roko Belic, Joe Phelps, Michael Fallavollita Audience Award: "The Legacy Sessions" David Ashton and Silas Brigham  Special Jury Prize: "Anacronte" Raul Koler and Emiliano Sette Best Foreign Language Film: "Snowland" Jonni Kicoltz Regional Award: "Beat...

Prize Winners at exground filmfest 33

  exground filmfest 33 I 13–22 November 2020 I online KEEP SHIFTIN’ wins German Short Film Competition // Mexican production NIGHTCRAWLERS takes Best International Short Film // ALBTRÄUMER wins Jury and Audience Awards at exground youth days // Audience Award DAS BRETT goes to WALCHENSEE FOREVER // goEast Audience Award for ZANA This past Sunday evening, the awards for the online edition of exground filmfest 33 were presented in Wiesbaden, Germany....

The Prize Winners of the 69th IFFMH / From MY MEXICAN BRETZEL to LORELEI

My Mexican Bretzel wins the €25,000 International Newcomer Award and the FIPRESCI Award +++ Audience and Student Award to Lorelei +++ Single Cycle receives first Rainer Werner Fassbinder Award +++ Prizewinners reflect the diversity of the competition   INTERNATIONAL Jury Jury members: Jessica Kiang, Jan Bonny, Mathilde Henrot   International Newcomer Award – Best Director (€25,000) MY MEXICAN BRETZEL Director: Nuria Giménez Lorang, Spain   Rainer W...

Ojai Film Festival Winners

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Nominations Announced for 30th Annual IFP Gotham Awards

IFP has revealed the nominees for the 30th Annual IFP Gotham Awards.    The IFP Gotham Awards is one of the leading awards for independent film and signals the kick-off to the film awards season. As the first major awards ceremony of the season, the IFP Gotham Awards provide critical early recognition and media attention to worthy independent films. The awards are also unique for their ability to assist in catapulting award recipients prominently into national awards seas...

Rose d’Or 2020 finalists announced

Nominees in the prestigious 59th Rose d’Or Awards have been announced, selected from 766 entries across 12 categories, for the 2020 digital edition. The shortlist was voted for by over 80 international judges from across the television industry and includes entries from every major territory in the world. Given the extraordinary challenges faced in 2020, this year’s awards also includes a special category to recognise Innovation In The Time of COVID, with finalists from Spain, It...

The Denver Film Festival (DFF) has announced the Awards Winners of the 43rd edition

Award Recipients Include: Minari, Beyond Zero, Nomadland, Atlantis, The Reason I Jump, and Hudson Geese   The Denver Film Festival (DFF) has announced the recipients of its annual Audience Awards and Festival Juried Awards in multiple categories following the conclusion of its 43rd annual event. “The curatorial excellence of DFF43 was on full display and in line with the elevated level we have exhibited to our audiences for decades,” said Festival Director, Britta ...

Wings wins IRIS Co-op Audience Award – “more than we dared to hope for!”

Miriam Margolyes stars in a love story between two Land Army girls during World War II, spanning over six decades.   Wings, directed by Jamie Weston, has been confirmed the winner of the inaugural Co-op Audience Award at the 2020 Iris Prize LGBT+ Film Festival. The heart-warming love story between two Land Army girls during World War II spans over six decades.   The film stars Miriam Margolyes who said: “The Audience Award is fantastic news! Truly thrilled to have...

Hirokazu Kore-eda to receive Spirit Of Cinema award in digital edition of the 5th International Film Festival & Awards

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 Hirokazu Kore-eda to receive Spirit Of Cinema award in digital edition     The International Film Festival & Awards • Macao (IFFAM) today announced its programme for the 5th edition of the festival, taking place digitally between Thursday 3 December and Tuesday 8 December.   Films across all sections will be available online via a dedicated video streaming platform. In addition, five In Conversation events will take place virtually during the festival. The awar...

Southeast Asian Film Financing Project Market 2020 Finalists Announced

             SAFF Project Market and SAFF Forum go fully virtual at ATF Online+ Singapore - Nov 6, 2020 - (ACN Newswire) - ScreenSingapore today announced finalists for the Southeast Asian Film Financing (SAFF) Project Market 2020. Ten projects from China, Malaysia, Myanmar, Netherlands, Philippines, Singapore and Thailand were selected based on the project's co-production viabilities and the strength of the filmmaking team. Th...

Santa Fe Indie Fest Audience Awards announced

  AUDIENCE CHOICE AWARDS Audience Choice: Best Narrative Feature Small Town Wisconsin  Directed by Niels Mueller   Audience Choice: Best Documentary Feature Truman and Tennessee: An Intimate Conversation  Directed by Lisa Immordino Vreeland   ...

'Gagarine' by Fanny Liatard and Jérémy Trouilh receives the Explore Zone Award 2020 at Film Fest Ghent

Gagarine, the feature debut of Fanny Liatard and Jérémy Trouilh, wins the Explore Zone Award 2020. The French directing duo were in Ghent last week to present their debut. The Explore Zone Award, presented to them by the Explore Zone youth jury, gives them a promotional boost thanks to a media campaign in De Morgen, Knack Focus and at Studio Brussel worth 27,000 euros. The intimate coming-of-age drama Never Rarely Sometimes Always by Eliza Hittman ...

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