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Karlovy Vary 2019 Awards

The 54 th Karlovy Vary International Film Festival, a non-specialized festival with three competitive categories, took place from June 28 th to July 6 th this year. It was organized by Film Servis Festival Karlovy Vary, a.s., with Jiří Bartoška as president of the festival and Karel Och as an artistic director. The 55 th Karlovy Vary IFF will be held from July 3 rd to July 11th 2020. On July 6 th 2019, the festival’s juries presented awards for the best films at the closin...

Awarded docs of the 17th Festival international Signes de Nuit in Bangkok, June 22 - 30, 2019

    You can find all details, synopsis and the statements here : http://signsofthenight.com/awards.htm   You can find all jury statements here for the Documentary Awards : http://signsofthenight.com/awards.htm MAIN AWARD Genesis 2.0  Christian Frei and Maxim Arbugaev  Switzerland / 2018 / 1:53:00  SPECIAL MENTIONS  A Moon for My Father  Manila Akbari and Douglas White  Great Britain / 2019 / 1:25:00...

German Cinema New Talent Award winners in Munchen

THE WINNERS OF THE GERMAN CINEMA NEW TALENT AWARD     Today, on Friday, July 5 at FILMFEST MÜNCHEN, talented young filmmakers were honored with the coveted German Cinema New Talent Award. The panel of judges — comprised of Melika Foroutan, Claudia Steffen und Alfred Holighaus — honored Jan-Ole Gerster with the award for best director for his film "Lara". Martin Lischke ("Leif in Concert") received the award for best producer. Two awards wen...

KVIFF Eastern Promises 2019 Awards

The winners of KVIFF Eastern Promises Works in Progress, Eurimages Lab Project, Docs in Progress and Works in Development – Feature Launch + Nespresso Talents KVIFF Eastern Promises, the festival's Industry section, has the exciting mission of being a bridge between talented filmmakers from the East and their potential Western partners, festivals and audiences. This year, a total of 33 projects were screened on the 4 platforms dedicated to feature films, documentaries and new cinemato...

Sunny Side of the Doc announces its prizes

Sunny Side of the Doc wrapped a successful 30th edition gathering 2300 accredited professionals: with a significant increase from professionals from the UK... Grand Prix PiXii: Claude Monet, l’obsession des nymphéas by Nicolas Thépot,  Produced by : Lucid Realities, France   Pitch Science: Ruth Berry Produced by: Terra Mater Factual Studios GmbH, Austria Pitch Arts & Culture :  Kubrick par Kubrick by Gregory Monroe Produit p...

Winners announced for spring 2019 SFFILM Rainin Grants

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      $200,000 in Grants Awarded to Seven Narrative Feature Projects in Various Stages of Production ...

ICFF 2019 ...and the winners are...

NICOLA PIOVANI Lifetime Achievement Award   The 2019 ICFF Lifetime Achievement Award was given to Oscar-winning composer Nicola Piovani for his outstanding contributions to film. Piovani is responsible for more than 150 film scores, including the soundtrack to Roberto Benigni’s Life is Beautiful/La vita &egr...

The best short films were awarded at the 35th Kurzfilm Festival Hamburg Shortfilm Festival

All award winners of the 35th Kurzfilm Festival Hamburg Shortfilm Festival Hamburg and the 21st Mo&Friese Hamburg Children’s ShortFilmFestival   On Sunday evening, after the festive award ceremony, the 35th Hamburg International Short Film Festival went to rest for another year. For the first time in the history of the festival, an award winner was able to claim the prize for a second time in a row. After last year’s “Flores”, Jorge Jácome won this yea...

Cinelatino Announces the 2019 Hola Mexico Film Festival Awards

Hola Mexico Film Festival, Nicole Vanden Broeck, winner of Cinelatino Tomorrow's Filmmakers Today short award Hola Mexico Film Festival, Edgar Nito, director HUACHICOLERO, winner of Cinelatino & DishLatino Audience Award    Leading Spanish-Language Movie Network Cinelatino Announces the 2019 Hola Mexico Film Festival Awards Cinelatino, the nation’s leading Spanish-language movie channel, proudly announces the winners of three prestigious filmmaker awards—...

Award Winners at the 10th Annual New Media Film Festival

              AND THE WINNERS ARE: Grand Prize Award winner Six Figures No Suits - Cou...

22nd CinemAmbiente award winners

  IREN Audience award – main Festival sponsor to Anthropocene: The Human Epoch by Jennifer Baichwal, Nicholas de Pencier, Edward Burtynsky (Canada 2018, 87’)   SMAT award for best One-Hour documentary to Messaggi dalla fine del mondo by Matteo Born (Switzerland 2018, 52’) by jury members Eroll Bilibani, Anca Caramelea, Patrizia La Trecchia. A visually compelling journey that encourages young peop...

Winners announced for spring 2019 SFFILM Westridge Grants

SFFILM, in partnership with the Westridge Foundation, announced today the projects that will receive a total of $100,000 in funding in the latest round of SFFILM Westridge Grants. Five filmmaking teams were granted funding to help support the screenwriting and project development stages of their narrative feature films. SFFILM Westridge Grants, which are awarded twice annually, are designed for US-based filmmakers whose stories take place primarily in the United States and ...

Congratulations 2019 BlueCat Screenplay Competition WINNERS

        What's new, BlueCat?    Congratulations 2019 BlueCat Screenplay Competition WINNERS!!!   As always, there's a new writer discussion for you to join on Facebook, and more screenplays for ...

Big Sky Documentary Film Festival Wrap Report 2019

        The Big Sky Documentary Film Festival made a statement during its 16th edition, proving that it is more than a sum of parts, more than screenings and workshops, parties and networking. The festival is a one-of-a-kind community made up of filmmakers and film lovers, moving pictures and moving people, advocates, activists and a fiercely loyal an...

STILL HUMAN TRIUMPHS - FEFF audiences and Black Dragon pass holders crown Hong Kong the winner

"We live on the other side of the world and we were worried that our film wouldn't be understood. But the world speaks a single language: the language of love..." These were the words of excited and radiant young actress Crisel Consunji on the triumph of Hong Kong film Still Human at the Far East Film Festival 21, as she shared the stage and the applause of the Teatro Nuovo with director Oliver Chan and monumental protagonist Anthony Wong (already winner of a Golden Mulberry Awar...

2019 FIFOG Awards

2019 FIFOG AWARD WINNERS   Geneva, the 4th of May The award ceremony of the 14th edition of the Geneva International Oriental Film Festival was held on May the 4th in a festive atmosphere thanks to various artistic i...

Kimberly Peirce and Daniela Ruah honored at the 2019 Artemis Awards Gala

Kimberly Peirce staked her place as a writer and director of singular vision and craft with her unflinching debut feature BOYS DON'T CRY (Hilary Swank, Chloë Sevingy, Peter Sarsgaard), which earned numerous honors including the Best Actress Oscar and Golden Globe for Hilary Swank, and Oscar and Golden Globe nominations for co-star Chloë Sevign...

Tierra adentro by Mauro Colombo wins Yellow Robin Award at 8th Curaçao IFFR

Still: winner Yellow Robin Award   On Saturday 13 April 2019, Tierra adentro by Mauro Colombo won the Yellow Robin Award at the 8th edition of Curaçao International Film Festival Rotterdam CIFFR. The Caribbean Shorts Award went to The Girl with Two Heads by Betzabé García. IFFR's sister festival in Curaçao gives the filmmaking talent of the Caribbean region an international platform. The Yellow Robin Award Competition and the Caribbean Shorts Competition...

Meetings on the Bridge Awards are Announced

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The 14th edition of Meetings on the Bridge was held between 5 and 16 April within the scope of the 38th Istanbul Film Festival with the support of Anadolu Efes. The projects and films that received the Meetings on the Bridge awards were announced at a reception hosted by French Palais on Friday, 12 April.   Meetings on the Bridge is providing an opportunity for filmmakers to hold the first international presentations for their new film projects at Film D...

2019 FIAF Award presented to Jean-Luc Godard

    FIAF, the International Federation of Film Archives, the largest and most important global network of cinematheques and film archives around the world, presented its 2019 FIAF Awar...

Film Projects and Young Talents Awarded at Meeting Point – Vilnius

The 10th audiovisual industry conference Meeting Point – Vilnius awarded the best in-development films and young talents. Taking place during Vilnius IFF Kino Pavasaris, the event attracted hundreds of film professionals looking for the next big name in cinema. The 10th audiovisual industry conference Meeting Point – Vilnius (MPV) awarded the best in-development films and young talents. Taking place during Vilnius IFF Kino Pavasaris, the event attracted hundreds ...

Full Frame Documentary Film Festival Announces 2019 Award Winners

One Child Nation wins Grand Jury Award GIVE and Obon win Jury Award for Best Short       Award winners for the 2019 Full Frame Documentary Film Festival were announced at the festival’s annual Awards Barbecue today. Full Frame is a qualifying event for nominations for t...

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