FNE at KVIFF East of the West 2013: Intimate Parts

MOSCOW: Directed by Natasha Merkulova and Alexey Chupov, Intimie mesta /Intimate Parts is an erotic drama debut feature set in contemporary Moscow which investigates with irony and humour the way…
02-07-2013

FNE at MIFF 2013: Prize winners

MOSCOW: Turkey scored big at the 35 Moscow International Film Festival (20-29 June 2013) (MIFF) with Turkish director Erdem Tepegoz taking home the main prize for his film Particle and…
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FNE at Moscow Business Square 2013: New projects from Central Europe and Georgia link up with Russian partners

MOSCOW: The 5th edition of Moscow Business Square had a special emphasis on film projects from central and eastern Europe including a presentation of new coproductions from Poland sponsored by…
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Eurimages Funds 21 Films

Two Romanian coproductions, one Lithuanian film, one Latvian film, and one Polish coproduction were among the 21 European films to receive funding at the latest round of Eurimages which concluded…
26-06-2013

European Filmmakers win First Round in Battle for Cultural Exception

WARSAW: European filmmakers have won the first round to have film excluded from the EU-US Trade Talks. European trade ministers bowed to filmmakers’ demands for the exclusion but only after…
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FNE TV: European Filmmakers Battle for Cultural Exception

Watch the press conference on EPTV of the delegation of European Filmmakers including Dariusz Jablonski and Romanian directors Radu Mihaileanu and Cristian Mungiu after the meeting with European Commission President…
17-06-2013

FNE at MIFF 2013: Poland’s Traffic Department and Georgia’s Disorder in Competition

MOSCOW: The 35th Moscow International Film Festival kicks off this Thursday 20 June and runs until 29 June with a competition lineup that includes Polish director Wojciech Smarzowski’s Traffic Department…
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FNE at MIFF 2013: Moscow Business Square focuses on CIS, Baltic and Georgian coproductions

MOSCOW: June 24-26, Moscow Business Square, 24-26 June, the business platform of the Moscow International Film Festival will open its doors to more than 500 film industry professionals this year.
17-06-2013

Connecting Cottbus 2013 Call for Submissions

COTTBUS: Central Europe’s leading pitching forum, Connecting Cottbus, is accepting applications for the 2013 East- West coproduction market until 15 July 2013. 
14-06-2013

Battle for Cultural Exception Goes On

WARSAW: European filmmakers have vowed to fight on after European Commission President José Manuel Barroso refused to respect the exclusion of culture from the EU-US Trade Talks due to start…
12-06-2013

FNE TV: Watch today's cultural exceptionon debate live today on EPTV

Join European filmmakers for today's press conference on the Cultural Exception live today on EPTV from 17:00-17:30 CET. http://www.europarltv.europa.eu/en/home.aspx
11-06-2013

European Filmmakers take fight for the Cultural Exception to Strasbourg

WARSAW: A delegation of creators, artists, performers and directors members of the coalition of the 6200 creators who have submitted a petition calling on the European Parliament to exclude culture…
06-06-2013

EDITORIAL: Cultural Exception will determine the future for European Filmmakers

EDITORIAL: The EU-US trade talks will determine the future of our European film industry. European culture is not something to be bargained away and should not be included in these…
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FNE at Cannes FF 2013: Cannes Prize Winners

CANNES: Blue is the Warmest Colour directed by Abdellatif Kechiche walked away with the Palme D’Or at one of the coldest and wettest Cannes Festivals on record. The film also…
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FNE at Cannes FF 2013: Cannes Critics Results

See how critics rated films in this year's Cannes program.: click HERE.
27-05-2013

FNE at Cannes FF 2013: Scripteast Awards

Bartosz Konopka and Przemyslaw Nowakowski from Poland received the Kieślowski Award for their script Mute developed during this years' edition of ScripTeast (read the full story). Photos from the ceremony…
27-05-2013

FNE at Cannes FF 2013: Venus in Fur

CANNES: Polish born director Roman Polanski must have enjoyed his last venture into filming an adaptation of a hit stage play with his film of Carnage because he has followed…
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EU parliament votes for resolution to exclude culture from US EU Trade Talks but the battle continues

CANNES: The European Parliament has voted in favour of a resolution calling for the exclusion of cultural and audiovisual services from the negotiating mandate for a free trade agreement between…
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FNE Cannes Critics 2013: 25 May 2013

See how critics rate the programme so far: click HERE.
25-05-2013