Pro Tools
•Register a festival or a film
Submit film to festivals Promote for free or with Promo Packages

FILMFESTIVALS | 24/7 world wide coverage

Welcome !

Enjoy the best of both worlds: Film & Festival News, exploring the best of the film festivals community.  

Launched in 1995, relentlessly connecting films to festivals, documenting and promoting festivals worldwide.

A brand new website will soon be available. Covid-19 is not helping, stay safe meanwhile.

For collaboration, editorial contributions, or publicity, please send us an email here

User login

|FRENCH VERSION|

RSS Feeds 

Martin Scorsese Masterclass in Cannes

 

Filmfestivals.com services and offers

 

Docs on the Spot


HOT SPOT FOR DOCS: Documentary Festivals Calling / Ones to  watch / Docu Fests Highlights and Awards / Submit


feed

Antenna Documentary Film Festival starts this week

Antenna Documentary Film Festival is nearly here! From 2-13 February, across 12 big days and nights, Antenna celebrates the very best in non-fiction cinema with 50 of the most creative and thought-provoking documentaries from around the globe. From intimate personal stories to political exposés, Antenna promises to have your mind reeling long after the credits roll. Below are some hand-picked highlights for Sydney Film Festival subscribers.

Check out the full program and book your tickets now on Antenna’s website. 
 

BOOK TICKETS NOW

 

 

 

 

23f86e6c-d0e5-56eb-f44f-e75cd77b44a0.png

CHARM CIRCLE

 

With shades of Grey Gardens, Charm Circle is a cinéma vérité portrait of an eccentric New York family navigating the chaos that divides them. Winner of Sheffield DocFest’s Audience Award, it's an amusing and unpredictable personal study on the nature of family.
 

LEARN MORE

 

0e073204-4c58-a799-ae69-103f366dd2d7.png

THE MUSHROOM SPEAKS

 

What if the humble fungus could radically change society? Featuring specialists and enthusiasts alike, The Mushroom Speaks ventures underground to listen to what these organisms have to tell us, and invites us to imagine a myco-cultural (r)evolution.

 

LEARN MORE

 

 

929f2f03-1800-f350-21ed-ab33a3b16c99.png

THE REAL CHARLIE CHAPLIN

 

From the award-winning creative team behind Notes On Blindness and Listen To Me, Marlon comes a contemporary take on cinema’s most iconic figure. For decades he was the most famous man in the world, but who was the real Charlie Chaplin?

LEARN MORE

 

d8224830-1df8-ab58-1f9c-400dbc296c38.png

THE BUBBLE

 

Imagine a sprawling city of 155,000 retirees with 54 golf courses, 70 swimming pools and its own news organisation. The inhabitants of The Villages, in Florida, live isolated from the world in a bubble of age-defying leisure. But it all comes at a cost.
 

LEARN MORE

 

 

b43779e4-6389-72c8-9d43-46541b790003.png

THE LAKE OF SCARS
 

In a corner of regional Victoria exists a place of astounding natural beauty, archaeological significance and age-old culture. On the verge of being lost forever an unlikely partnership between Black and White people could see it saved.

LEARN MORE

 

033ced7e-2e98-8473-db36-d26d4466599d.png

MR BACHMANN AND HIS CLASS
 

Winner of the Berlinale’s Silver Bear Jury Prize and first ever Audience Award, this sprawling, tender documentary captures the inspiring relationship between an unorthodox German schoolteacher and his culturally diverse teenage class.

LEARN MORE

 

 

02274833-8e07-fe3c-4791-7e8fc841acf2.png

SISTERS WITH TRANSISTORS

 

Narrated by Laurie Anderson, Sisters with Transistors is the remarkable untold story of electronic music’s female pioneers, composers who embraced machines and their liberating technologies to utterly transform how we produce and listen to music today.

LEARN MORE

 

59fa8dd3-59e1-f4c2-b107-ad7be26ae362.png

SILENT VOICE
 

Fleeing Chechnya's homophobic tyranny, Khavaj, a young gay mixed martial arts fighter, finds himself adrift. The shock of exile and death threats cause him to develop psychogenic aphonia, leaving him unable to speak. Will he regain his voice, and freedom?

LEARN MORE

 

 

b5562651-4383-5cf5-eb57-2abb44d639b1.png

THE MOST BEAUTIFUL BOY IN THE WORLD

 

At Death in Venice’s premiere, Visconti declared 15-year-old star Björn Andrésen “the world’s most beautiful boy”. Now 65, Andrésen opens up about the irresponsible treatment he was subjected to in this devastating meditation on obsession and the cost of fame.

LEARN MORE

 

848c358d-79b0-4ffd-c42c-957e1e9a35de.png

GORBACHEV. HEAVEN
 

Gorbachev. Heaven finds acclaimed director Vitaly Mansky at home with a man who helped to shape the 20th-century. In an intimate setting, he gives his view of Russia then and now. History will judge, but here Gorbachev presents his own, final testimony.

LEARN MORE

 

 

Links

The Bulletin Board

> The Bulletin Board Blog
> Partner festivals calling now
> Call for Entry Channel
> Film Showcase
>
 The Best for Fests

Meet our Fest Partners 

Following News

Interview for Roger Corman documentary The Pope of Pop Cinema

With Roger Corman, Myriam Brough and Bertrand Tessier

Interview with AFM Director

 

Interview with Cannes Marche du Film Director

 

Interview Red Carpet King Richard Will SMITH

 

Filmfestivals.com dailies live coverage from

> Live from India 
> Live from LA
Beyond Borders
> Locarno
> Toronto
> Venice
> San Sebastian

> AFM
> Tallinn Black Nights 
> Red Sea International Film Festival

> Palm Springs Film Festival
> Kustendorf
> Rotterdam
> Sundance
Santa Barbara Film Festival SBIFF
> Berlin / EFM 
> Fantasporto
Amdocs
Houston WorldFest 
Cannes / Marche du Film 

 

 

Useful links for the indies:

Big files transfer
> Celebrities / Headlines / News / Gossip
> Clients References
> Crowd Funding
> Deals

> Festivals Trailers Park
> Film Commissions 
> Film Schools
> Financing
> Independent Filmmaking
> Motion Picture Companies and Studios
> Movie Sites
> Movie Theatre Programs
> Music/Soundtracks 
> Posters and Collectibles
> Professional Resources
> Screenwriting
> Search Engines
> Self Distribution
> Search sites – Entertainment
> Short film
> Streaming Solutions
> Submit to festivals
> Videos, DVDs
> Web Magazines and TV

 

> Other resources

+ SUBSCRIBE to the weekly Newsletter
+ Connecting film to fest: Marketing & Promotion
Special offers and discounts
Festival Waiver service
 

About Docs on the Spot

gersbach.net