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HOMESTAY PROGRAM 2019 OPENS FOR APPLICATIONS!

Part of the tradition of EnergaCAMERIMAGE Film Festival is helping young filmmakers and film school students to improve their skills through numerous workshops and seminars led by recognised film professionals. To support student attendance at the Festival, the organizers offer a special price for STUDENT Entry Cards and free accommodation…
04-10-2019

Meeting Stalin, Gorbachev and the rebels of the ’89 Revolution in exceptional documentaries at AFF 2019

The 2019 edition of the international Astra Film Festival in Sibiu, which will take place between 14 and 20 October, presents a series of exceptional documentaries that propose a deep reflection on the past for a better understanding of the present reality. The films are directed by some of the…
03-10-2019

First films revealed & Industry sections

Preview of the industry programme In three weeks, a rich variety of industry events will unfold as part of the 23rd Ji.hlava IDFF: Emerging Producers 2020 – presentation of 17 up-and-coming documentary film producers from Europe and one from the guest country – Taiwan Inspiration Forum – platform initiating new…
03-10-2019

The submission for the 60th Krakow Film Festival, which will be held from the 31st of May to the 7th of June 2020, has just started.

The Krakow Film Festival is one of the oldest and the most recognised events in the world, dedicated to documentary, animated and short feature films. During the eight festival days, the viewers have a chance to watch about 250 films from Poland and from around the world. We are waiting…
02-10-2019

WHEN EAST MEETS WEST opens calls for all side events!

After announcing the call for its 10th Co-Production Forum, WEMW now opens the calls for all its side events. The full programme of the 2020 edition includes a great mix of initiatives targeting projects in different phases of production as well as different formats: from the Work-in-Progress for feature fiction…
01-10-2019

First films in competition: lone warriors among themselves

The FilmFestival Cottbus (November 5-10, 2019) announces the first six of twelve films of the FEATURE FILM COMPETITION.FULL MOON, the feature film debut of Bosnian director Nermin Hamzagić, celebrates its world premiere in Cottbus. People under pressure, angry citizens on adrenaline who have had enough and revolt - lone warriors…
30-09-2019

Riga International Film Festival announces all screenings

The Riga International Film Festival (RIGA IFF), which will be held for eleven days from October 17 to 27 this year, is going to feature 148 films across 11 themed sections and competition programmes – bringing together contemporary cinema and classics, festival hits by renowned directors as well as courageous…
27-09-2019

Riga International Film Festival Invites Industry Professionals to RIGA IFF FORUM 2019

This year, for the sixth instalment of the Riga International Film Festival all industry events will be gathered under the name RIGA IFF FORUM. By taking a look into the festivals guest list, one can feel captivated – FORUM will welcome board members of the European Film Academy, Baltic animation…
26-09-2019

We Invite You to the MAGNETIC LATVIA FILM CONFERENCE!

You are cordially invited to MAGNETIC LATVIA FILM CONFERENCE that is hosted by Investment and Development Agency of Latvia (LIAA) at the sixth Riga International Film Festival (RIGA IFF). Magnetic Latvia Film Conference is dedicated to film market development in Northern Europe. The event is another step in positioning Latvia…
26-09-2019

2019 Winners Announced at the 22nd FSF

On Sunday, 22 September, the 22nd Festival of Slovenian Film closed with the awards ceremony to celebrate the highest creative achievements of Slovenian cinema. Over six days, the festival served an audience of 6,200, or more than 1,000 each day, which indicates its growing attendance. In addition to the extensive…
26-09-2019

Romanian Cinema Surveyed at Sibiu: 20 Essential Films to Screen at Astra Film Festival 2019

Between 14 and 20 October, Sibiu International Film Festival will screen 20 movies that relate to Romania either by subject or their author: 13 documentaries are in the running for an award in the Romania and DocSchool competitive sections, four films will be shown in thematic programs and in the…
26-09-2019

Participants and partners of US in Progress Wrocław 2019 announced

The ninth edition of the US in Progress co-production forum will be held from the 6th-8th of November 2019, as a part of the 10th anniversary edition of the American Film Festival in Wrocław (November 5th-11th). The event aims to facilitate professional networking among European and Polish film professionals and…
26-09-2019

Riga International Film Festival Invites Industry Professionals to RIGA IFF FORUM 2019

This year, for the sixth instalment of the Riga International Film Festival all industry events will be gathered under the name RIGA IFF FORUM. By taking a look into the festivals guest list, one can feel captivated – FORUM will welcome board members of the European Film Academy, Baltic animation…
26-09-2019

Warsaw Film Festival announces the International Competition

It's time! After today's press conference at Kinoteka, we are happy to share the list of titles which will battle it out in this year's International Competition and Competition 1-2 of first and second films. As well as some other surprises including the special participation of Gérard Depardieu and the…
25-09-2019

What's brewing in Tallinn: the Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival 2019 early programme overview

As the press accreditation for the 23rd Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival and the affiliated audiovisual industry platform Industry@Tallinn & Baltic Event is already underway we thought we might offer you some insight into the programme of 2019. Please note that a big part of the programme is still to…
24-09-2019

Magnetic Latvia Film Conference 2019

Investment and Development Agency of Latvia (LIAA) is pleased to invite you to the Magnetic Latvia Film Conference taking place on 18–19 October 2019, in Riga. During the first day of the Conference, dedicated to film market development in Northern Europe, speakers will address the challenges and factors, which relatively…
24-09-2019

BIAFF 2019 Closing Ceremony and Awards

BIAFF Film festival closing ceremony took place on 22 September, at Batumi State Musical Center. International Jury awarded prizes in three-competition section – International Feature Films, Doc Films and Short Films section. BIAFF industry platform “Alternative Wave” awarded prizes for three projects: Wroclaw Audio-Visual Center (CeTA) – 10,000 EUR equivalent…
23-09-2019

22nd Festival of Slovenian Film Is On

The 22nd Festival of Slovenian Film opened last night in Portorož, where it will close with the awards ceremony on Sunday, 22 September. During the ceremony, the Badjura Award was presented to the 2019 laureate Andrej Zdravič, whose short film Sand’s Journey was screened before the opening film of the…
18-09-2019

connecting cottbus project line-up 2019: politics, lovers in space and a killer bunny

East-West co-production market connecting cottbus, taking place during FilmFestival Cottbus in November, presents its selection of 13 projects in development and 6 works in progress for its upcoming edition. From 6-8 November 2019, the 21st edition of connecting cottbus (coco) presents fresh feature film projects to a select audience of…
18-09-2019

First Titles of Our Special Screenings Section Revealed

Reality blends into fiction as Liam Gallagher (and Michael Hutchence!) meet with the acclaimed Icelandic director Runar Runarsson, French female rock stars and Ridley Scott's Alien in Warsaw Film Festival's Special Screenings section. Memory: The Origins of Alien dir. Alexandre O. Philippe Echo / Bergmál dir. Rúnar Rúnarsson, Iceland, France,…
18-09-2019