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First Online World Film Retrospective of Helena Třeštíková

From September 22 to October 5, 2014, the DAFilms.com documentary portal presents the first world online retrospective of unique Czech director Helena Třeštíková under the telling title “A Long Journey”.

‘The Gambler’ by Ignas Jonynas – Lithuania’s candidate for Best Foreign Language Academy Award

Ignas Jonynas’ debut feature ‘The Gambler’ was today announced as Lithuanian submission for the Academy Award nomination as Best Foreign-Language Film.

Regiofun: Look For Fund – beginning of the enrolment for the 5th edition!

Look for Fund is a series of 1:1 meetings between producers and the representatives of film funds that have a chance to end up with new contracts, cooperation but most importantly with increasingly greater amount of film productions supported by regions and cities. During individual conversations the producers will receive…

The Film Fair Play Will Represent Czech Cinematography at the Oscars

The Czech Film and Television Academy (CFTA) decided by taking a vote about the Czech candidate for the nominations for the Oscar in the category of Best Foreign Language Film. Among the films of this year the winner is the film Fair Play directed by Andrea Sedláčková and it will…

Call for applications: EAVE 2015 European Producers Workshop - deadline September 26, 2014

EAVE, European Audiovisual Entrepreneurs, is one of the leading training and development providers for producers in Europe,renowned for its European Producers Workshop.

EFP presents ten European films and talent to Russian audiences

Second time around for WESTWIND in Moscow

Feature-length animation Rocks In my Pockets is Latvia’s entry for the Academy Awards

Critics’ favorite Rocks In my Pockets by the New York-based Latvian animator Signe Baumane will represent Latvia in the run for the foreign language Oscars.

THE 27th EUROPEAN FILM AWARDS: 50 Films in EFA Selection

During a press conference in Riga, European Capital of Culture 2014 where this year’s 27th European Film Awards will take place, the European Film Academy and EFA Productions announced the titles of the 50 films on this year’s selection list, the list of films recommended for a nomination for the…

An evening of Czech documentaries in Cinema Světozor

On Monday, September 29 at 6:30 p.m. the annual Panel of Forthcoming Czech Documentaries will be held in Prague’s Cinema Světozor. The public will have a unique opportunity to get introduced to ten interesting documentary projects right from their creators as part of a series of short presentations. During the…

Europa Distribution - Let's Talk

Welcome back autumn! Holidays are over, but no need to feel gloomy - can't you feel the fresh breeze of ED news? Our presence in Biarritz' jury and some words on our meetings to come in San Sebastian and Rome will make you wish the leaves fall faster;you'll learn more…

A Former USA Champion in Biathlon about to Roller-Ski from Arctic to Baja for an Inspiring Documentary Film

INUVIK –09.09.2014–An epic journey will begin in Inuvik on September 14, when the seven time USA champion in biathlon, Raymond Dombrovsky, will embark on a month-long 4,200 mile trip across North America, from Arctic to Baja, Mexico, covering parts of the road on roller-skis.

Four Corners of Culture - short film workshop. Call for entries extended for projects from Poland and baltic countries.

We are happy to announce that the call for entries to short film workshop "Four Corners of Culture" is extended for projects from Poland and Estonia, Lithuania and Latvia until September, 26.

Romanian emerging writer/director Ioana Mischie creates „Tattoo Twists”, a Channel 4 London-based series, heading towards a record of views

This September, Channel 4 refreshed the 4oD platform with a mesmerizing web-friendly series - “Tattoo Twists” – a collection of eight meaningful character-driven documentaries exploring the intimate process of cover-up tattoos.

Documentary Campus Masterschool: Call for Entries 2015

Developing a documentary? The Documentary Campus Masterschool provides you with mentoring from idea to commission. We’ll help you develop your idea for the international market – with input from the world’s top producers and commissioners.

Polish co-production at the fair in Cannes. Poland for the first time with its own stand - MIPCOM, 13 - 16 October

On 13 - 16 October 2014 will be the 30th anniversary edition of the international fair and conference MIPCOM directed at producers, broadcasters, distributors and sales agents and companies in the area of digital media. MIPCOM is the most important annual meeting of the audiovisual sector - the persons responsible…

Estonia submits Tangerines for Academy Award

Estonia will submit “Tangerines” (87 min) as its nominee for Best Foreign Language Film for the 87th Academy Awards presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences –AMPAS.

RE-ACT, a regional initiative for the stimulation of film co-productions between Italy, Slovenia and Croatia, presented in Venice

Venice, 1 September – At the Venice Film Market, RE-ACT was presented today (Regional Audiovisual Cooperation and Training), an initiative aiming to stimulate the development and co-funding of joint feature-length co-productions and film education and networking between Slovenia, Croatia and the Italian region of Friuli Venezia Giulia.

RE-ACT: regional fund to boost Italian, Slovene and Croatian feature co-productions / Press-conference in Venice

On Monday, Sep 1, at Venice Film Market will be launched RE-ACT (Regional Audiovisual Cooperation and Training), a brand new transregional initiative for co-developing audiovisual projects and fostering international co-productions, set up by the Croatian Audiovisual Centre, Friuli Venezia Giulia Audiovisual Fund and Slovenian Film Centre.

An Exciting Film About Anonymous People

On Friday, 29 August, the Horizons competition section at the 71st Venice International Film Festival will screen the Croatian-French-Macedonian-Serbian film These Are the Rules, written and directed by Ognjen Sviličić.