FNE IDF DocBloc: Ex Oriente Heads to Slovakia

The first workshop of 2019 Ex Oriente Film begins in Slovakia on 20 June.
21-06-2019

FNE at Karlovy Vary IFF 2019: Kozole Returns to Karlovy Vary Competition

LJUBLJANA: Damjan Kozole’s Slovenian/Macedonian/Serbian/Croatian coproduction Half-Sister / Polsestra will have its premiere in the main competition of the 59th Karlovy Vary IFF, 28 June – 6 July 2019. Kozole won…
19-06-2019

FNE at Karlovy Vary IFF 2019: Marko Skop's Sophomore Feature Competes at KVIFF

BRATISLAVA: Slovak director/writer/producer Marko Škop makes it into the main competition of the 59th Karlovy Vary IFF, 28 June – 6 July 2019, with his second feature film Let There…
19-06-2019

Czech Producer Tomas Hoffman Smashes Box Office Records With Hit Comedy Women on the Run

PRAGUE: Czech comedy Women on the Run / Zeny v behu, the debut of director Martin Horsky, is on target to smash all time Czech box office records racking up…
13-06-2019

FESTIVALS: Prague IFF Appoints Nikitin New Artistic Director

PRAGUE: The Prague International Film Festival – Febiofest has named former Berlinale programmer Nikolaj Nikitin as its new artistic director. Nikitin also began working with the Cottbus Film Festival and…
13-06-2019

FNE at Karlovy Vary IFF 2019: US Stars Congregate in Karlovy Vary

PRAGUE: Julianne Moore. Billy Crudup. Patricia Clarkson, Casey Affleck - The list of guests announced for the 54th Karlovy Vary IFF, 28 June-6 July 2019, reads like a who’s who…
12-06-2019

PRODUCTION: Czech/Slovak Christmas Film Closer to the Stars in Postproduction

PRAGUE: Director Lenka Kny is in postproduction with her new Christmas film Closer to the Stars / Vánoce budou, co-written by Hana Cielová.
11-06-2019

FNE IDF DocBloc: Galaxy Wins Doc Prize at Zlin 2019

The Russian/Estonian film won the Best Doc award at the Zlin IFF for Children and Youth 2019.
07-06-2019

FNE AV Innovation: Zlin International Film Festival Hosts Eco-Impact Green Screen Programme

ZLIN: The question of how we can run an ecologically responsible film industry is becoming more compelling every day. If you still might have doubts about that, a company such…
05-06-2019

FNE at Zlin IFF 2019: Tess Takes Top Honours at Zlin

ZLIN: The Dutch/German coproduction My Extraordinary Summer with Tess by Steven Wouterlood won the Best Children’s film award at the 59th Zlin International Film Festival for Children and Youth, which…
05-06-2019

PRODUCTION: Petr Zelenka Shoots The Pilot

PRAGUE: Petr Zelenka is now shooting a feature film, the Czech/Slovak/Slovenian coproduction The Pilot / Modelář, after five years of working mostly on TV projects.
04-06-2019

FNE at Zlin IFF 2019: Warsaw Kids Film Festival Builds Industry Sector

ZLIN: The Warsaw Kids Film Festival is building the children’s film industry in Poland step by step, through training, distribution and educational activities. The newest undertaking is the Warsaw Kids…
31-05-2019

FNE at Zlin IFF 2019: Hockey Film The Pack in Preproduction

ZLIN: Director Tomas Polensky pitched the Czech/Latvian coproduction The Pack at the 59th Zlin IFF, during the festival’s Works-in-Progress presentation of Central European children’s films.
31-05-2019

FNE at Zlin IFF 2019: The Beanie Pitches at Zlin

ZLIN: Producer Ida Weiss, director Slobodan Maksinovic and writer Sasa Erzen presented the Slovenian film in development The Beanie in the Works in Progress section at the Zlin IFF on…
31-05-2019

FNE IDF DocBloc: East Silver at Krakow FF

East Silver Presents Eleven Films at the Krakow FF.
31-05-2019

FNE at Zlin IFF 2019: Growing the Grandaddy of Kids’ Film Festivals

ZLIN: Building industry relations is on the mind of the management of the 59th Zlin IFF for Children and Youth, running through 1 June 2019.
30-05-2019

FNE at Zlin 2019: Teen Film Don’t Forget to Breathe Presented at Zlin Works-in-Progress

LJUBLJANA: The Italian-born Slovenian director Martin Turk is in post-production with his third feature film Don't Forget to Breathe / Ne pozabi dihati. The coming-of-age drama is produced by an…
30-05-2019

FNE at Zlin IFF 2019: Summer with Bernard Pitches at Zlin

PRAGUE: Summer with Bernard, a Slovak/German coproduction directed by Berlin-based Slovak director Martina Sakova, was one of six Central European works-in-progress pitched at the Zlin IFF, running through 1 June…
30-05-2019

FNE at Zlin 2019: Animated Fritzi at Zlin Works in Progress

ZLIN: MAUR Film's producer Martin Vandas presented the project Fritzl – A Miraculous Revolutionary Tale / Fany byla pri tom in the Works in Progress programme of the Zlin IFF…
30-05-2019

Ex Oriente Film Announces 2019/2020 Slate

PRAGUE: Twelve documentaries have been selected for the 17th edition of the Ex Oriente Film training programme, which begins it first session 20-25 June 2019 in Banska Stiavnica, Slovakia.
30-05-2019