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RIFF 08, 2022, 09: Films for change in society

RIFF 08, 2022, 09: Films for change in society As a regular feature, the Rajasthan International Film Festival (RIFF) holds Talk Shows, on the lines of the Open Forum, conducted by the Federation of Film Societies of India, at the International Film Festival of India (IFFI). In the first talk show, ‘Films for change in society’, held on 26 March 2022, Bollywood trade analyst Komal Nahta, Indian film producer, writer and director Chandrashekhar Narvekar (N. Chandra), famous Indian...

Bang Awards Festival calling for your animation

Call for Entries until 30th June 2022! The 6th edition of the BANG AWARDS – International Animated Film Festival towards a public immersed in the digital arts, multimedia, illustration and film animation. Making best use of its online platform, BANG can reach all users and be watched on any screen anywhere in the world. The number of animators participants for our previous editions (more than 400 films) from all corners of the globe. The festival has a panel of inter...

34 Filmfest Dresden Announces Complete Festival Programme

For the competition sections and special programmes of the 34 Filmfest Dresden (being held from 5 to 10 April 2022), a total of 355 shorts from 68 countries were selected. At yesterday’s festival programme press conference, Festival Directors Sylke Gottlebe and Anne Gaschütz together with members of the Selection Committees announced the complete programme for the 34 Filmfest Dresden (5 to 10 April). For the competition sections and special programmes, a total of 355 shorts from 68...

DOK.forum Format 2022 / Master's Pitch / Call Nordisk Panorama

The industry platform DOK.forum is meeting for the first time this year as a hybridly: on site in Munich and online. In workshops, panels, case studies and pitches we offer exciting insights into current industry topics. The Master's Pitch 2022 is dedicated to the question of what filmmakers really need to get back on their feet after this challenging months. We think it's time it’s also time to truly listen, reflect and pool together! For the German Guest Delegation to the Nor...

Come celebrate Earth Day with EarthX!

  Expo - April 22-24  |  Conference - April 20-24 Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center Dallas, TX Fun Fact: Earth Day originated in the U.S. and became recognized worldwide by 1990! EarthX’s 12th annual Earth Day celebration is FREE and includes exhibits, learning and interactive experiences, outdoor activities, entertainment, music and food that provide solutions for a more sustainable future. Come check out our free events&...

THE FESTIVAL BEAT ! N°1000 and 6

THE FESTIVAL BEAT MAKER ! SHARING MOTION AND EMOTION SINCE 1995 DO NOT MISS A BIT from  CANNES, OSCAR, Fantasporto, Chelsea, Sonoma and many more  including industry comments on the war in UKRAINE! Weekly newsletter N°1005 // 1004 Documenting the festivals experience since 1995, reaching over 196 000 subscribers:   Email us to be featured FOLLOW US : &nb...

Strong start for Fantasporto : the audience is back

  After an opening of a great show and a lot of public that almost filled the Rivoli and where xxxHOLIC was shown in the world premiere in an Official Session preceded by an intervention by Beatriz Pacheco Pereira, founder and co-director of Fantasporto with Mário Dorminsky, a room with about than 500 people saw or rewatched Ridley Scott's BLADE RUNNER, in celebration of its 40th anniversary of its European premiere in 1982, also at FANTASPORTO, but in the old Carlos Alber...

Program for the opening week end at Fantasporto

  42nd PORTO INTERNATIONAL CINEMA FESTIVAL RIVOLI THEATER   FRIDAY, APRIL 1ST GRAND AUDITORIUM   20:45 CF/OE Opening Session • Opening Night xxxHolic Mika Ninagawa, 110’ (Jap) – Fantastic/Manga – v. O. leg. english/leg. port. – World premiere A student named Watanuki wants a normal life. To get rid of what torments him, he is guided by a butterfly to a witch's shop which reads "I can fulfill any d...

Announcing the Full Lineup for the 19th Calgary Underground Film Festival

The 19th Calgary Underground Film Festival brings 35+ mind-bending films & special events are coming to CUFF’s 11-day hybrid festival    The Calgary Underground Film Festival has announced the full program for the annual genre film festival, which will be an in-person celebration of film for the first time in three years. Taking place from April 21 – May 1, 2022, the first eight days (April 21-28) will be held at Globe Cinema, followed by three days of online v...

The 2022 Universe Multicultural Film Festival is on schedule at April

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With the Southern California coast enjoying another sunny spring, the 19th Universe Multicultural Film Festival will be held this April in Los Angeles. This is the first time that the UMFF can be revived after two years of COVID-19 challenges. National cultures are the common cultural treasure of all mankind and the whole world. The development of social trends makes cultural styles tend to be the same, but what really fills our hearts with confidence and pride is the national culture of each na...

The 2022 Universe Multicultural Film Festival is on schedule at April

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With the Southern California coast enjoying another sunny spring, the 19th Universe Multicultural Film Festival will be held this April in Los Angeles. This is the first time that the UMFF can be revived after two years of COVID-19 challenges. National cultures are the common cultural treasure of all mankind and the whole world. The development of social trends makes cultural styles tend to be the same, but what really fills our hearts with confidence and pride is the national culture of each na...

25th UNAFF calling

May 2 early bird deadline   Website I  Facebook  I  Twitter I profile on filmfestivals.com I Submit I   25th UNAFF (United Nations Association Film Festival), which was founded in 1998 by Stanford educator and film critic Jasmina Bojic in conjunction with the 50th anniversary of the signing of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. The 25th UNAFF will be held from October 20-30, 2022 in Palo Alto, ...

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Dear filmmakers friends do not miss these 'Festivals in Focus' which we are proud to recommend.     Bruno Chatelin and the Filmfestivals.com Team wish you a happy new year and much success on the festival circuit  Read this online         FOLLOW US ON THE SOCIAL NETWORKS:              ___________________ “Beyond Borders...

The Chelsea Film Festival (CFF) 10th edition : calling for entries

LAST 24 HOURS TO SUBMIT YOUR FILM BEFORE LATE DEADLINE March 31, 2022 Regular Deadline May 31, 2022 Late Deadline July 25, 2022 Extended Deadline Email I NY United States I Website I Blog on Filmfestivals.com I Facebook I Twitter I Instagram I SUBMIT The Chelsea Film Festival (CFF) has been selected in the "TOP 10 BEST FILM FESTIVAL IN NORTH AMERICA" (#6) by USA Today in 2019 among 19 other film ...

Movies that Matter Festival Announces First Hybrid Industry Days

From Thursday 7 to Friday 15 April 2022, the Movies that Matter Festival will host its Industry Days, presenting a lineup of talks, panels and masterclasses addressing urgent and relevant issues from around the world by giving a platform to filmmakers, activists and other changemakers to share their stories and experiences. This year’s programme presents a variety of events on topics such as Film & Impact, Afghanistan, Green Filmmaking, Press Freedom and ...

Full lineup for the 65th annual San Francisco International Film Festival

  More than 130 films from 56 countries to be shown at landmark venues including the Castro Theatre, the Vogue Theater, the Roxie Theater, the Victoria Theatre and BAMPFA in Berkeley Today, SFFILM announced the full lineup for the 65th annual San Francisco International Film Festival, the longest running film festival in the Americas. This year the Festival will make its return to theaters in person, featuring more than 130 films from 56 countries, including 16 World and 10 North Amer...

La Semaine de la Critique unveils the poster of its 61st edition

On the poster of the 61st edition of La Semaine de la Critique, the characters of Chloé Mazlo’s film Skies of Lebanon are projected onto a body by the photographer Charlotte Abramow - something between a laterna magica and the good genie of Arabian Nights. Blending these two poetic, joyful worlds is a tribute to cinema, a love letter to filmmakers, to its audiences who find themselves spellbound, moved, surprised, puzzled, or unsettled… to all the believers w...

A lot on my plate at Fantasporto 2022 - special edition with an Ukrainian focus - Check our live coverage

Filmfestivals.com returns as FANTASPORTO partner and looks forward to catching up with the beautiful city and 55 films in Portuguese Première in the 3 competitions   FANTASPORTO 2022 PRESENTS 25 EUROPEAN AND WORLD PREMIÈRES, A RECORD NUMBER IN PORTUGUESE FILM FESTIVALS.   The program also includes a retrospective of Classic Movies from the 30-60’s   The 42nd Oporto International Film Festival is proud to announce the proof of its international status: o...

Festival L'Europe autour de l'Europe: The Festival's Final Stretch

We only have a few days left before the closing evening scheduled for March 31. But the festival can still surprise you. Don’t miss the opportunity to discover new films, to meet the filmmakers and personalities of European cinema such as Ingmar Bergman Jr. at the Persona screening tonight. The closing ceremony of the Festival and the announcement of the various Awards of our Competition sections will take place at Les 7 Parnassiens, and w...

Cannes World Film Festival - Remember the Future : Call for Entry

    Cannes World Film Festival - Remember the Future is a hybrid festival. Our 2nd Edition is open. We run a worldwide IMDb Qualifying monthly & annual competition of all genres for international Filmmakers dedicated to Feature & Short Films, Indie, Documentaries, Experimental, Animations, Music Videos, Songwriters, Singers & Bands, Commercials, Web/TV Series and many more. We're inviting you to submit your work with a 25% discount, use code: CWFF25OT upon checkout...

100 films from 30 countries line up for the New Delhi Film Festival

9 categories of awards announced on Sunday for NDFF 2022     NDFF 2022 – 5th edition of NEW DELHI FILM FESTIVAL is going to kick off.  A list of nominated and awarded films for the festival is declared on Sunday. It’s mentionable that films aren’t going to be screened in the festival, but only nominated and awarded films are declared.   Under a variety of categories – 16 films for feature fiction category, 18 films for documentary feature fictio...

Movies that Matter Festival Announces Competitions and Juries

  The 14th edition of the Movies that Matter Festival, the yearly film festival with human rights at its core, has announced the titles for its seven competitions. After its launch last year, the festival will once again present two international competitions: the Grand Jury Fiction Award and Grand Jury Documentary Award, featuring eight and nine films respectively selected from the full programme of the festival. Two international juries will present the awards, which ...

THE FESTIVAL BEAT ! N°1000 and 5

THE FESTIVAL BEAT MAKER ! SHARING MOTION AND EMOTION SINCE 1995 DO NOT MISS A BIT from  Berlin, Santa Barbara, CANNES, Cesar and many more  including industry comments on the war in UKRAINE! Weekly newsletter N°1003 // 1004 Documenting the festivals experience since 1995, reaching over 196 000 subscribers:   Email us to be featured FOLLOW US : ...

Doc Alliance Announces 2022 Selection

The association of documentary festivals picks the best documentaries of the year, nominating them for the Doc Alliance Awards Doc Alliance, which brings together seven major European documentary film festivals, has unveiled its shortlisted nominees for the 2022 Doc Alliance Awards. Every year, the programmers and artistic directors of all seven festivals nominate one short film and one feature-length film. A jury of leading European journalists and film professionals then select the win...

25th Annual Full Frame Documentary Film Festival Announces Official Selections

 Full Frame announces the official festival selections for the virtual 25th Annual Full Frame Documentary Film Festival, which takes place April 7–10, 2022.  The NEW DOCS lineup and Invited Program include 37 titles from 18 countries, comprising 22 feature films and 15 short films, with two world premieres, one North American premiere, and three U.S. premieres. Thirty films will screen as part of NEW DOCS and are eligible for juried cash awards. Award winners will be announ...

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