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A look back at the stats, facts and figures from Marche du Film Online

Marché du Film Online comes to a close, the Marché du Film – Festival de Cannes announces the numbers of its first virtual edition. Over the course of five days, the Marché du Film Online welcomed 10,002 participants from all around the world. The most important delegation came from the USA (1,500 participants), followed by France (1,400 participants) and the UK (950 participants). More than half of the participants were coming from Europe with 5,900 participan...

Background and Perspectives on Film Festival Consulting for your films

Poster signed by Arnold for Bruno Chatelin as a thank you token of fantastic Box Office records in France   I have been working with film festivals and helping filmmakers for the past 20 years in various capacities. There was only one big lesson I learnt in festivals: Cannes can work miracles for you, if you do the right thing with the right people : dare, work hard and be creative in each of your actions. HERE IS THE DETAILED STORY OF A 40M $ HANDSHAKE TO ME FOLLOWING OUR SUCCESS...

Submit through our partner DocFilmDepot

https://www.docfilmdepot.com/ WE HAVE IMAGINED A FUN, SECURE, AND WELL ADAPTED TOOL TO THE ENVIRONMENT FOR DOCUMENTARY CINEMA. Docfilmdepot is a platform that allows directors, producers and distributors of documentary films to manage their call for entries at several festivals. It allows you to create an account, to register one or more films whatever the genre to which they belong, to download the corresponding files, then to submit them to the festivals of your choice, partn...

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Submissions open for the Julien Dubuque Film Festival

The festival will run April 18 – 25, 2021 We are now accepting submissions for the 2021 Julien Dubuque Film Festival and awarding over $25,000! You can submit your film via filmfreeway, or contact us for more information.     October 10, 2020 Earlybird Deadline   January 4, 2021 Regular Deadline January 25, 2021 Late Deadline February 3, 2021 Extended Deadline Email I  467 Bluff Street Dubuqu...

2020 Asia Pacific Screen Forum Programme Announced

 - Open for Registration - The 2nd Asia Pacific Screen Forum celebrates cultural diversity and cinematic excellence by linking screen creatives across the vast Asia Pacific as never before.   The 6-day conference will deliver a hit of optimism on what the future of the industry has in store as it regenerates after a tumultuous year globally. This will be the first screen industry conference in Australia and one of the first in the world since COVID-19 created global shutdow...

AFM 2020 Online announces initial five-day programming lineup of events

  Conversations with Solstice Studios’ Mark Gill and NEON’s Elissa Federoff to Kick Off Market on November 9    80 Sessions to Feature Executives and Producers from BFI, Cinetic Media, Cornerstone Films, Facebook, Film4, Highland Film Group, IMAX, MadRiver International, Millennium Media, Symbolic Exchange, The Exchange, Troma Entertainment, XYZ Films, YouTube and More  Prominent Film Podcasts to Take the AFM Stage for the First Time&nb...

"the Competition starts today" BKK DOC 2020

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"the Competition starts today" BKK DOC 2020 Call for Submission has ended on October 18th, 2020 23h59 Bangkok time. We are thrilled to announce that we have received several hundreds submissions from all over the world: Africa and Middle East - 5% North and South America - 20% Asia - 25% Europe - 50% This year edition is blessed with works from Award winn...

Conference in Media Growth Sector Moved to September 2021

With Covid-19 cases resurging around the world, organisers have announced the postponement of one of Europe’s leading events on language transfer in audiovisual media. The conference, ‘Languages & the Media,’ which is an important biennial get-together for the content localisation industry, was scheduled to take place in June. It was then postponed to December because of restrictions on international travel in the wake of the continuing Covid-19 crisis. Now, in s...

Day 5 - Live from online MIPCOM

  UNORTHODOX CONTENT KEYNOTE 17.30 CEST Alex Amancio, CEO & Co-founder of Reflector Entertainment - Overcoming the media silos (or how I learned to embrace technology and trust the audience)   One of the visionaires behind Assassin's Creed, Alex Amancio, discusses how unorthodox content creation and deployment strategies, enabled by groundbreaking technologies, will shape the future of the entertainment landscape and create more cohesive fan communities. &nb...

Day 4 - Live from online MIPCOM

YOUR DAY (4) AT-A-GLANCE . Available from 09.00 CEST   Special screening - Surviving Jeffrey Esptein, “Trapped” (Episode 2), presented by A+E Networks in the explosive tradition of Surviving R.Kelly   -----------   FOCUS ON GENDER & EQUALITY   10.00 CEST&n...

Day 3 - Live from online MIPCOM

YOUR DAY (3) AT-A-GLANCE Available from 09.00 CEST   Market Intelligence - Binge watching sessions: Kids audience successes across the globe, presented by The Glance   Future Talks - Making future a better place for kids - Part 1 & 2   Future Talks - The digital playground: promoting social good through princ...

300 Initial Exhibitors Confirmed for online AFM 2020

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 300 Initial Exhibitors Confirmed from Around the World  80+ Sessions Include Programming from Leading Industry Organizations  Online Campus to Present Unique, Interactive Networking Experiences    The American Film Market has announced more details about AFM 2020 Online, including early exhibitors, plans for its biggest programming initiative to date, and its online platform that features highly engaging networking opportunities.  The event will take place whol...

Day 2 - Live from online MIPCOM

4th MIPCOM DIVERSIFY TV EXCELLENCE AWARDS 18.30 CEST to 19.30 CEST: Dedicated to championing and promoting diversity and inclusion in all its forms across the international television industry. TODAY'S KEYNOTES   17.30 CEST - Melissa Fleming, Under Secretary-General for Global Communications, United Nations   18.00 CEST - Jeremy Darroch, Group Chief Executive, SKY - Recipient of the 1st MIP SDG Award DAY TWO: WHAT TO WATCH - TUESDAY ...

AFM 2020 Online: Be Seen. Be Heard. Be Together.

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Day 1 - Live from online MIPCOM

TODAY'S KEYNOTES   Your front row seat to power! 17.30 CEST Ted Sarandos: Co-CEO & Chief Content Officer, Netflix CLICK TO VIEW   18.00 CEST Tyler Perry: playwright, writer, actor, producer, directorYOUR DAY (1) AT-A-GLANCE     DAY ONE: WHAT TO WATCH - MONDAY 12 OCT ...

Conferences & Events - MIPCOM 2020 online program with Ted Sarandos keynote this monday

The MIPCOM conference programme has always featured an incredible lineup of A-list TV players and exciting events that informed and inspired. This year’s edition will focus on helping the whole content industry catch up for months of lost business by responding to the shortage of content, supporting the industry and celebrating content! UNMISSABLE LINE UP The Change for Good programme at the 36th...

Respeecher Explained: The Speech Synthesis Software for Film & TV Creators

Speech synthesis is the artificial simulation of human speech by a computer, called speech synthesizer, and implemented in a speech synthesis software or hardware. Synthesized speech is generated by integrating pieces of recorded speech that reside in a database. It is based on two kinds of technologies, text-to-speech and speech-to-speech. Text-to-speech (TTS) technology is used for converting text information into audio format for voice-enabled services. First it transcribes text input (...

SUBMISSION START NOW IISFF - CINEMASCOPE AWARDS 2020

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!! SUBMISSION START NOW !! 2nd Indian International Short Film Festival CINEMASCOPE AWARDS 2020 The competition will be held on the online premiere screening, from 10 am to 7 pm. Date - 16th to 24th December. Mail Id – cinemascopeawards@gmail.com  Ph No – +91 9748275141 / +91 7044298663 /+91 9875615399   Please send your film details AND share your film link by Google Drive/We Transfer/YouTube Link for online submission.   Entry F...

Top 6 movies providing entertainment beyond the theatres

If you are a slot enthusiast who loves watching movies, experience the best of both worlds. When you get to online casinos, there are many slot games that are adapted from popular movies. Game developers are able to come up with captivating slots that feature authentic video clips, plus images and music from some films. Now, you will discover that most of the unique and imaginative features that give life to the theme of slot games are found in movie themed slots. Click here for new slot sites...

#SundanceCollab has free online filmmaker classes and confabs FYI

by Quendrith Johnson, Los Angeles Correspondent Thank the pandemic for opening up the Sundance Institute’s filmmaking factory mentors and masterclasses, with one available 9/23 for example. There’s a link below to register for a free virtual interactive discussion with Mike Plante, a senior programmer at the Utah-based non-profit. Robert Redford took over the then-American Film Fest in the 1980's, and rebranded that fest as the Sundance Institute. By his side, Michelle Satt...

San Sebastian Film Festival 2020 - What to know about SSIFF

The 2020 annual San Sebastian Film Festival is currently underway. The Spanish film festival, held in the city Donostia-San Sebastián, is one of the 14 A-class FIAPF festivals. This of course means that it’s quite a big deal for movie fans all over the world! The legendary festival has since its beginning in 1953 seen some important historical cinema moments, such as European premiere of Star Wars, and the international premier of Hitchcock's Vertigo.   The 68th e...

AFM Announces RightsTrade as Premier Sponsor for 2020 Online Event

The American Film Market announced that RightsTrade, the film and TV industry’s online sales platform, has signed on as a Premier Sponsor of AFM 2020 Online. This year’s market will take place wholly online over five days, Monday, November 9 – Friday, November 13.    RightsTrade’s presence at AFM 2020 Online is designed to further expand its footprint and give back to the industry. The company will offer a complimentary trial subscription for the market&rsqu...

Venice Production Bridge Closing Numbers and Highlights

  LA BIENNALE DI VENEZIA VENICE PRODUCTION BRIDGE   Venice Production Bridge (VPB) - the market for selected projects - held from September 3rd to 11th, 2020, during the 77. Venice International Film Festival, has successfully wrapped. Above all we wish to express our thanks to all of the 1.312 Industry delegates who made the trip to Venice or joined online. As the first major Industry event to have ...
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