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InkTip Grand Prize Winner and Finalists for the InkTip Pro Screenwriting Contest – Holiday Scripts

Where everyone goes for scripts and writers For over 20 years, InkTip has been the premiere online marketplace connecting producers with talented writers. The InkTip Pro Screenwriting Contest continues that tradition by shining a spotlight on some of the best on InkTip. We are excited to announce the Grand Prize Winner and Finalists for the InkTip Pro Screenwriting Contest – Holiday Scripts. Please click here to view the Grand Prize Winner and Finalists. InkTip Pro Screen...

Casting Society (CSA) announces the film nominees for the 38th Artios Awards

38th ARTIOS Awards will be held on March 9, 2023   Casting Society  (CSA) today announces the film nominees for the 38th Artios Awards, which honor the contribution of Casting Professionals to film, television, theatre and commercials. The winners will be revealed on Thursday, March 9, 2023. The in-person celebration will be held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.   The film nominees for the 38th Artios Awards are:   ANIMATION THE BAD GUYS – Christi Soper Hilt  ...

Iris Prize - the ‘Oscars’ of the LGBTQ+ short film world opens for submissions

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  Cardiff to host the world’s best LGBTQ+ short films once again in 2023 14 awards, including new for 2023, Iris Prize Best British Performance Beyond the Binary, sponsored by Out    Organisers of the world’s largest LGBTQ+ short film festival have today (16 January 2023) announced that submissions are open for the 17th edition of the Iris Prize LGBTQ+ Film Festival to be held in Cardiff, Tuesday 10 October to Sunday 15 October 2023. The Iris Prize LGBTQ+...

The nominees for the Nordisk Film & TV Fond Prize 2023 are revealed!

  Five Nordic drama series are nominated for the NOK 200,000 (€20,000) Nordic drama series screenwriting award, presented at Göteborg Film Festival´s TV Drama Vision. For the seventh consecutive year, the Nordisk Film & TV Fond funded award for outstanding writing of a Nordic drama series will be presented during TV Drama Vision, Göteborg Film Festival’s conference event and series market. Five drama series from Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden ...

Winners of NEM ZAGREB TV Writing Contest

TOP PROJECTS AWARDED AT NEM ZAGREB 2022 Hrvoje Osvadić and Jasna Nanut (Croatia) with the game show “The Dream Pension” - unscripted category Milena Džambasović and Matija Dragojević (Serbia) with period drama “Wool” - scripted category ...

9th Duhok International Film Fest Winners Announced

The winners of various competition categories of World Cinema and Kurdish Cinema in the 9th edition of the Duhok International Film Festival of the Kurdistan Region of Iraq have been announced. The closing ceremony of the latest round was held commemorating Yılmaz Güney, the prominent 1982 Palme d'Or winning filmmaker, at the congregation hall of Duhok University, in the city of Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq, and the winners in different categories were announced, with the golden ...

Awards of the 42nd Annual Hawai‘i International Film Festival announced

And that's a wrap for the 42nd Annual Hawai‘i International Film Festival! The HIFF Team wants to send a huge Mahalo to all those Audience Members & Filmmakers who joined us during the festival.   We also would like to thank and acknowledge our Board of Directors, Donors, Sponsors, and Volunteers who are a huge part of the continued success of the Festival.   We look forward to seeing you all once again during our next events in 2023!       ...

Finalists of NEM Zagreb TV Writing Contest announced

  DISCOVER YOUNG WRITERS PITCHING AT NEM ZAGREB   TV Writing Contest, a special segment of NEM Zagreb, is all about connecting talents with key leaders in the TV industry. We are happy to announce the finalists of this year's edition of the contest! SCRIPTED CATEGORY:  Milena Džambasović – “Wool” – period drama Agne Serpytyte – “The NFT Hunt” – action drama Katarina Belić – comedy/dramedy UN...

3rd Annecy Festival Residency – The 2023 Winners

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From 3rd April to 30th June 2023, the Annecy Festival Residency will be hosting new artists who will be working on the graphic development of their animation feature films. ­ ­ ­ ­ ­ ­ ­ ­ ­      ...

EFA reveals its Excellence Awards 2022!

Congratulation to the winners of the Excellence Awards 2022!   The eight winners of the Excellence Awards have been unveiled by the European Film Academy today. The winners in the categories honouring the different arts and crafts will receive their awards at the European Film Awards ceremony on 10 December in Reykjavík:   European Cinematography Kate McCullough for THE QUIET GIRL   European Editing Özcan Vardar & Eytan İpeker for BURNING...

44th Cairo Int'l Film Festival 2022 Winners

INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION The Golden Pyramid Award for Best Film Alam by Firas Khoury   The Silver Pyramid, Special Jury Award, for Best Director Love according do Dalva by Emmanuelle Nicot       The Bronze Pyramid Award for Best First/Second Work Bread and Salt by Damian Kocur       Naguib Mahfouz Award for Best Screenplay A man by Kei Ishikawa (kosuki mukai)     Best Actor Award (split for two actors) The dam by Ali Ch...

Ermanno Olmi Award - The Finalist

La cotta (The Crush, Italy, 1967 Over 70 entries - ranging from fiction, documentaries and animation - from Mauritania, Belgium, Spain, Greece, Croatia and Germany, along with several other European countries and a substantial Italian representative, were selected to compete in the third edition of the Ermanno Olmi Award, an event aiming to promote short films by young directors. Flores del precipicio by Andrea Gatopoulos (Spain, Italy, Brazil, 2022), Garfield Coquillage by Paul Marques...

Announcing the Winners of ILLUMINATE 2022's Film Awards!

    ANNOUNCING OUR 2022 FILM AWARD WINNERS   The votes are in... drumroll please...  We are proud to announce that this year's overall ballotted film scores were higher than any program in ILLUMINATE history!   A huge CONGRATULATIONS to our 2022 ILLUMINATE Film Festival award winners:    Audience Award* Love Heals Hallelujah: Leonard Cohen, A Journey, A Song ManguTV ...

Works in Progress OIFF Winner Announced at Stockholm Film Festival

  The jury announced the winner of the Works in Progress Stockholm International Film Festival 2022, supported by the Odesa International Film Festival. The jury consisted of top Swedish filmmakers: director Daniel Espinosa, producer Fredrik Zaner and filmmaker Siri Hjorton Wagner. They chose a winner from 10 presented projects, which are at any stage of production and belong to different genres. The winner of Works in Progress was the project Pride is not available in your...

Winners of the Tiburon 2022 Golden Reel Awards

The winners of the 2022 Golden Reel Awards were announced at the 21st Annual Tiburon International Film Festival:     Best Film: The Eaglets. Grodno'39 [Poland] Best Director: Krzysztof Lukaszewicz, for The Eaglets. Grodno'39 [Poland] Best Actor: Marko Matvere, for On the Water [Estonia] Best Actress: Kinga Preis, for Back Then [Poland] Best Documentary: Oscar Peterson: Black + White, directed b...

The winners of IDFA's 35th edition: Apolonia and Manifesto win Best Film

Copyright IDFA/Coen Dijkstra The winners of IDFA's 35th edition competition programs were announced at the Awards Ceremony taking place at ITA (Internationaal Theater Amsterdam) and were live-streamed here.     INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION    Apolonia, Apolonia by Lea Glob is the winner of the IDFA Award for Best Film. The award is accompanied by a €15,000 cash prize.    "This film has characters who breathe life and take us on a journey, o...

45th Denver Film Festival Award Winners and Honorees

    Audience Award Narrative Feature: THE QUIET GIRL Director: Colm Bairéad Country: Ireland ...

The 15th Annual Bushwick Film Festival Announces Award Winning Films

Winners include Chiqui, Unidentified Objects, The Smell of Money and more!       BROOKLYN, NY, (November 15, 2022) – The Bushwick Film Festival (BFF) celebrated its 15th edition this year from November 1 - November 7, with over 100 independent films from Brooklyn and around the world. The festival included an Opening Night Red Carpet Reception presented by Spectrum on November 1st at Lot 45, live screenings ho...

Award Winners of the 32. FilmFestival Cottbus

  SAFE PLACE convinces at the 32nd FilmFestival Cottbus Juraj Lerotić wins the main prize for the best film in the Feature Film Competition of the 32nd FilmFestival Cottbus. This means that the Croatian-Slovenian production SAFE PLACE is awarded the prize of 25,000 EUR. SAFE PLACE describes the desperate search for the right behavior after a family member has tried to commit suicide. The feature film debut convinces the International Festival Jury and wins the main prize "for the...

Award Winners of the 32. FilmFestival Cottbus

SAFE PLACE convinces at the 32nd FilmFestival Cottbus Juraj Lerotić wins the main prize for the best film in the Feature Film Competition of the 32nd FilmFestival Cottbus. This means that the Croatian-Slovenian production SAFE PLACE is awarded the prize of 25,000 EUR. SAFE PLACE describes the desperate search for the right behavior after a family member has tried to commit suicide. The feature film debut convinces the International Festival Jury and wins the main prize "for the cour...

The Asia Pacific Screen Academy announced the winners at the 15th Asia Pacific Screen Awards (APSA)

  Historic first wins for Indonesia, Jordan, Armenia, Cambodia, Pakistan Female filmmakers dominate feature film awards, new performance categories.   The Asia Pacific Screen Academy announced the winners at the 15th Asia Pacific Screen Awards (APSA) at a Gala Ceremony on Australia’s Gold Coast on Friday evening, with nominees able to attend for the first time since 2019. APSA celebrates cinematic storytelling that best reflects its cultural o...

9th edition of LA Independent Women Film Awards

  LA Independent Women Film Awards celebrates the independence of women as filmmakers, writers, producers, actresses, cinematographers, composers and editors who are creating groundbreaking indie arthouse film projects in a variety of genres. The festival brings together American and international talents to compete in various sections of the bi-monthly and annual competition. It is our pleasure to announce the winners of the 9th edition of the LA Independent Women Film Award...

The Whale wins the MIAMI GEMS 2022 Audience Award

  Runner-ups include The Quiet Girl and She Said Miami Dade College’s (MDC) Miami Film Festival (MFF) announced that The Whale is the winner of the MIAMI GEMS 2022 Audience Award. The film, directed by Darren Aronofsky, tells the story of a reclusive English teacher (Brendan Fraser), who is living with severe obesity, seeks to reconnect with his teenage daughter (Sadie Sink) for one last chance at redemption. MFF’s annual fall event took place from November 3-10 at MDC&rsquo...

Discover the winners of this year's CineFAM Film Festival Awards

  Congratulations to the 2022 CineFAM award winners!     BEST SHORT FILM Who’s Next? – Directed by Amreen Ghouse, Canada (2019)   BEST DOCUMENTARY SHORT FILM Guardians – Directed by Minerva Navasca, Canada (2021)   BEST LONG SHORT FILM Out of Order – Directed by Sheronna Osbourne, Canada (2021)   BEST DIRECTOR Chance Encounter – Directed by Sandra Mathieu, Canada (2021)  ­ ­ ­ ­ ...

Ji.hlava Industry Awards 2022

Forest  director Lidia Duda and producer Adrianna Redzia     The awards were accorded to the most promising European and U.S. documentary projects presented at the 2nd edition of the Ji.hlava New Visions Forum on Friday night.   Altogether 26 projects (16 from Europe and 10  from U.S.) in the development, production and post-production stage were presented at Ji.hlava IDFF. The jury was composed by the artistic director Berlinale Carlo Chatrian, U.S. film producer...

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