FNE TV: Cypriot director Yannis Economides

FNE spoke to Cypriot director Yannis Economides about being a filmmaker in one of the EU’s smallest countries and his new film Stratos that was in competition in Berlinale 2014
13-03-2014

Cyprus Surfaces at Berlinale

Cypriot born director Yannis Economides’s Greek/German/Cyprus coproduction To Mikro Psari screens in the main competition at the 64th Berlinale.
12-02-2014

FNE Warsaw AV Summit Country Profile: Cyprus

Although Cyprus has a population of 1.13m and is only slightly smaller than Estonia and nearly triple the population of its Mediterranean neighbour Malta, the country is still developing as…
13-12-2013

FNE at Connecting Cottbus 2013: The Man with the Answers

COTTBUS: The Man with the Answers, a Cypriot/Greek roadmovie that travels from Italy through Austria to Germany, was seeking production partners from those countries at the Connecting Cottbus pitching forum,…
12-11-2013

PRODUCTION: Cyprus Romantic Comedy Committed in Postproduction

NICOSIA: The English-language low-budget romantic comedy Committed written and directed by Stelana Kliris is expected to be completed by the end of December 2013.
08-11-2013

PRODUCTION: Forgotten Brides Going into Production

NICOSIA: Writer/director Yeliz Shukri is investigating the fate of thousands of Turkish-Cypriot girls sold into marriage between 1920 and 1940 through the story of one of them. 
06-06-2013

PRODUCTION: Land of Golden Apple in Development

NICOSIA: Petros Charalambous is developing an adaptation of Eve Makis's novel Land of Golden Apple (first published in the UK) with Eve Makis writing the script and Marios Piperides producing…
17-05-2013

PRODUCTION: Five Shilling Nylon in Postproduction in Cyprus

NICOSIA: Award winning writer/director Christos Siopachas is in postproduction with Five Shilling Nylon, a love story set in 1950 about a miller whose life is turned upside down by the…
13-05-2013

PRODUCTION: Kypris - The Great Goddess of Cyprus in Postproduction

NICOSIA: Stavros Papageorghiou is in postproduction with Kypris - The Great Goddess of Cyprus, a 60 minute documentary offering an exploration of the worship of the goddess Aphrodite from an…
09-05-2013

PRODUCTION: Committed in Preproduction in Cyprus

NICOSIA: Writer/director Stelana Kliris will begin shooting Committed a small budget romantic comedy and road movie on 24 May 2013. 
07-05-2013

FNE at Cyprus Films Days 2013: Winners Cyprus Film Days

NICOSIA: Night of Silence by Reis Çelik (Turkey) won the Best Film Award and a prize of 6,000 EUR at the 11th annual international film festival Cyprus Film Days which…
29-04-2013

IFF Cyprus Announces Deadline

The 11th IFF Cyprus Film Days is accepting submissions for the international competition Glocal Images through 8 February 2013.
09-01-2013

FNE at Cyprus SFFC 2012: Cyprus Short Film Fest Awards: Anna

LIMASSOL: The 2012 International Short Film Festival of Cyprus (www.isffc.com.cy), which concluded on 20 October, bestowed its 1st Prize for Best National Film and an award of 5,000 EUR to…
22-10-2012

Cyprus Short Film Days 2012 Honours Teo Angelopoulos

LIMASSOL: The International Short Film Festival of Cyprus kicks off on 13 October with a screening of Theo Angelopoulos's first short film entitled 'The Broadcast' (1968). This year's festival is…
12-10-2012

FNE at Cannes IFF 2012: Cypriot production scores hit on international circuit

{mosimage}CANNES: Cypriot Greek coproduction Fish n' Chips is already a Cyprus success story. The film is set top open in Cyprus just after Cannes and has already opened theatrically in…
25-05-2012 m

FNE at Cyprus Film Days 2012: Winners

LIMASSOL: the 10th International Cuprus Film Days Film Festival awarded its top prize to Combat Girls by David Wnendt along with a 7000 EUR prize. The Special Jury Award and…
04-05-2012

FNE at Cyprus Film Days 2012: Competition Programme Announced

{mosimage}NICOSIA: The 10th International Film Festival Cyprus Film Days 2012 (20-29 April 2012 ) opens its doors and launches an exciting programme of screenings, featuring some of the most talked…
10-04-2012

FESTIVALS: Cyprus Film Days Call for Entries

{mosimage}The 10th Cyprus Film Days International Film Festival (20-29 April 2012, www.cyprusfilmdays.com) is accepting entries through 3 February 2012 for its international competition programme, "Glocal Images."The festival is organized by…
08-12-2011

Obituary: Dinos Katsouridis

{mosimage}Greek Cypriot director/editor/cinematographer/producer/writer Dinos Katsouridis died on 28 November 2011 at age 84. His death in Athens was announced on 29 November. He is credited with directing 17 films, most…
29-11-2011

Garagouz Wins Cyprus Short FF

The first prize of the International Short Film Festival of Cyprus (isffc.com.cy) and a prize of 5,000 euros went to Gargouz. The awards were presented at the closing ceremony on…
24-10-2011