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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.

World premiere of Andris Gauja film "The Lesson" in Montreal

Today marks the world premiere of “The Lesson”,the debut art film of Latvian director Andris Gauja. The film is taking part in the First Films World competition at the Montreal World Film Festival (FFM) at 19:00 local time, with 18 films entered in the category. The only other full-length film…

Call for young film critics - FIPRESCI Warsaw Project - The Talent Press 2014

The Warsaw Film Foundation and the International Federation of Film Critics FIPRESCI are pleased to invite young film critics to Warsaw to report on the films presented at the 30th Warsaw Film Festival (October 10-19th, 2014) and on the events of the 10th CentEast Market Warsaw (October 17-19th, 2014).

KIN-KONG, 1st Independent Cinema Exhibitors' Congress

Striving for a different future of independent Croatian cinemas!

Australia / Melbourne & Sydney: 2nd Czech & Slovak Film Festival of Australia

CASFFA is the first and the only event dedicated to Czecho-Slovak cinema in Australia, and after the successful premiere edition in Melbourne (June 2013), the festival extends its program also to Sydney.

Epic thriller Clavius to be shot in Malta

An epic thriller is set to be shot in Malta in the next few months.

FilmBox Live streaming app now available on Skylink

FilmBox Live App Now Available Via The Leading Czech Satellite Platform The VOD and live streaming app FilmBox Live is now available for free to all Skylink platform subscribers who opted for the Mixbox package. Skylink is the leading satellite DTH platform in Czech Republic and Slovakia, with over 2…


The call for the 3rd edition of Baltic Bridge East by West (B’EST), a producer's workshop organized in cooperation with EAVE (European Audiovisual Entrepreneurs) and with the support from Creative Europe MEDIA Programme, is now open for 12 participants - 8 with feature film projects from the European Union (4…

Romanian and Greek producers joined forces in backing up ‘La Mezza Stagione', an italian indie debut by Danilo Caputo which will have World Premier at Karlovy Vary, Forum of Independents Competition.

Though we are mostly used for productions from Eastern Europe to be supported by the Western ones, it seems that small steps towards “reciprocity” are made.Romanian producer Alex Traila (Steppenwolf Film), mainly active as professional working for film markets from South East Europe (CineLink - Sarajevo, Transilvania Film Festival Fund…

The EDN Co-Production Guide

Short enough for an overview - detailed enough for your co-production strategy EDN is launching The EDN Co-Production Guide, a new tool for internationalfinancing of documentaries. The online guide provides details on coproduction opportunities across Europe. All information is edited by EDN, provided by established producers and based on concrete…

Creative Control wins US in Progress Paris. Submissions for US in Progress Wrocław open until 17 August 2014.

Creative Control by Benjamin Dickinson won big at the Paris edition of US in Progress.

Slovak Classics on Second Run DVD: BIRDS, ORPHANS & FOOLS (1969)

It is with great pleasure that we announce one of the most radical film of Slovak cinema & 1960s Czechoslovak New Wave – BIRDS, ORPHANS AND FOOLS (CS, 1969) by Juraj Jakubisko was released at UK’s Second Run. Presented in a suberb new HD digital transfer with restored picture and…

Geoff Gilmore leads line-up of cultural leaders for ICO flagship course

The Independent Cinema Office (ICO - the UK’s national organisation for the development and support of independent film exhibition) is excited to announce details of speakers for Developing Your Film Festival, its flagship course this summer.