FNE at Paphos IFF: Iran and Belgium Win Top Prizes at Cyprus Fest

NICOSIA: The third Paphos International Film Festival (PIFF), which ended on 24 June 2018, announced the winners of the Audience International and Student short film awards.
27-06-2018

FESTIVALS: Paphos IFF Screens Short Films

NICOSIA: The third Paphos International Film Festival (PIFF), running 22-24 June 2018, will screen 19 international short films and 11 student films.
21-06-2018

FESTIVALS: Eighteen Films Compete at Cyprus IFF

NICOSIA: The 13th Cyprus International Film Festival Golden Aphrodite will run from 23 June to 1 July 2018 in Paphos.
21-06-2018

FNE at Cyprus Film Days 2018: Two Films Tie for Top Award in Cyprus

NICOSIA: The Best Film and Best Director Award was a tie between the films I Am Not a Witch by Rungano Nyoni and Respeto by Alberto Monteras at the 16th…
30-04-2018

FESTIVALS: Abel Ferrara Masterclass at Cyprus Film Days

NICOSIA: Abel Ferrara will hold a masterclass as part of the industry programme of the 16th Cyprus Film Days festival, which opens on 19 April 2018, running through 28 April.
20-04-2018

FESTIVALS: The 16th Cyprus Film Days International Festival Announces Lineup

NICOSIA: The 16th Cyprus Film Days International Festival, an annual showcase of international and domestic films, will be held in Nicosia and Limassol from 19 to 28 April 2018.
03-04-2018

Clementine to Premiere at Cyprus Film Days

NICOSIA: Longinos Panayi’s coming-of-age debut feature Clementine will premiere at the Cyprus Film Days International Film Festival, running from 19 to 28 April 2018.
29-03-2018

Moving Films from Paper to Screen

NICOSIA: Cypriot director, journalist, film critic and poet Longinos Panagi is currently running a film seminar on various stages of filmmaking in Nicosia until 30 March 2018.
14-03-2018

FNE Country Report 2017: CYPRUS

NICOSIA: The Ministry of Education and Culture in Cyprus made great efforts in 2017 to expand the country’s activities in various aspects concerning the cinema, including film production, film education…
08-02-2018

FESTIVALS: Natas Wins Cyprus Short Film National Competition

LIMASSOL: Natas by Harry Ayiotis won the First Prize for Best Short Film in the national competition of the International Short Film Festival of Cyprus, which concluded on 21 October…
26-10-2017

FESTIVALS: Cyprus Short Film Days Announces National Competition

LIMASSOL: Eleven films will compete in the 7th International Short Film Festival of Cyprus, taking place at the Rialto Theatre from 14 to 21 October 2017.
12-10-2017

Cyprus to Launch Tax Incentives Scheme

NICOSIA: The Cypriot cabinet approved a scheme to attract foreign productions, which will offer tax incentives of up to 35% per cent of expenditure incurred in Cyprus and capped at…
28-09-2017

PRODUCTION: Tonia Mishiali in Postproduction with Pause

NICOSIA: The drama Pause directed by Tonia Mishiali is currently in postproduction and is set to be completed in October 2017. This coproduction between Cyprus and Greece was selected for…
11-07-2017

FESTIVALS: Wednesday with Goddard Wins the 16th Countryside Animafest Cyprus Views of the World Festival

NICOSIA: The British short film Wednesday with Goddard directed by Nicolas Menard was awarded best film in the International Competition of the 16th Countryside Animafest Cyprus Views of the World…
04-07-2017

FESTIVALS: Seven Awards for I Still Hide to Smoke

PAPHOS: The big winner of the 12th Cyprus International Film Festival Golden Aphrodite in Paphos was I Still Hide to Smoke directed by Rayhana Obermeyer, taking seven of the festival’s…
27-06-2017

FESTIVALS: 12th Cyprus IFF opens in Paphos

NICOSIA: The 12th Cyprus International Film Festival Golden Aphrodite opened 14 June 2017 in the European Capital of Culture 2017 Paphos, where it will run through 24 June.
16-06-2017

FESTIVALS: Cyprus Animation Fest Announces Competition Films

NICOSIA: Eleven animated films from Cyprus will screen in the National Competition of the 16th Countryside Animafest Cyprus – Views of the World festival, which will take place in Limassol,…
14-06-2017

FESTIVALS: Paphos IFF Brings Shorts and Docs to Cyprus

NICOSIA: The second annual Paphos International Film Festival (PIFF), which runs 16-18 June 2017, will screen short films and documentaries from around the world, as well as run workshops, master…
13-06-2017

FESTIVALS: Cyprus Festival Call for Short Film Scripts

NICOSIA: The 12th Cyprus International Film Festival, which will run from 14 to 24 June in Paphos, has opened a call to script writers of short films to submit their…
16-05-2017

FNE at Cyprus Film Days International Festival: Rosemarie wins 2017 Festival

NICOSIA: Cypriot director Adonis Florides’ production Rosemarie won the Glocal Images Best Film Award at the 15th Cyrus Film Days International Festival held in Limassol and Nicosia from 27 April…
08-05-2017