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BIAFF 2021 Announces Lineup

BATUMI: Nine titles have been selected for the International Feature Films Competition of the Batumi International Art house Film Festival, running 18-24 September 2021. An international jury headed by the Georgian director Lana Ghoghoberidze will award five prizes, including the Grand Prix. The competition line-up includes films from Georgia, Hungary,…

The Romanian rowers medalled at the Tokyo Olympics rowed towards the Astra Film Festival screens

AFF2021 continues in Sibiu with a dense weekend,which can be considered a festival in itself A special event at the Astra Film Festival. The Romanian rowers medalled this summer at the Tokyo Olympics came to row on the lake in Dumbrava Sibiului. This time, not to win new medals, but…

News from The Astra Film Festival. `The Lifeboats` Special Programme has started

The films produced by journalists can be watchedfrom boats and pedal boats floating on the lake or from Casa Podarului, located near the screen The Lifeboats Programme at the Astra Film Festival has begun. During this programme, the audience can watch films projected on a huge screen placed between windmills,…

Beldocs IDFF announces the programme for industry events

Beldocs Industry this year offers a wide range of industry activities accessible and available both on site in Belgrade and online lasting from 9 until 15 September. More than 65 industry professionals - sales agents and distributors, festival representatives, VOD platforms and TV broadcasters, representatives of film centres and markets,…


BATUMI: Nine titles have been selected for the International Feature Films Competition of the Batumi International Art house Film Festival, running 18-24 September 2021.

Beldocs 2021: Full lineup revealed for Eastern Europe’s boutique documentary film festival

The rich program of the 14th Beldocs International Documentary Film Festival, to be held 9-16 September in Belgrade, Serbia, consists of more than 100 documentaries and VR/AR content. After breaking the ice last fall as one of the first festivals to go back to public screenings after the COVID-19, Beldocs…

Dumitru Budrala: Real films you can only see at the festival in Sibiu

The celebration of the Documentary Film begins! The Astra Film Festival starts on Sunday in Sibiu and will take place in open air, in cinemas and online, between September 5th-12th. The opening event, which will take place starting at 6pm, at The Lake Stage within the Astra Museum, will be…

Taoba International Youth Film Festival to continue in physical form

On September 25-30, Tbilisi will host the 4th edition of Taoba International Youth Film Festival, which this year will be held only for Georgian young audience due to the restrictions caused by COVID-19 pandemic.

Tudor Chirilă is presenting the programme of the Astra Film Festival 2021

`The Documentary is bringing that area of balance one needs to understand the world`, says the artist Tudor Chirilă recommends the programme of the 28th edition of the Astra Film Festival in Sibiu. In his message, which will be screened at the opening of the festival, Tudor Chirilă refers to…

BIAFF Industry Platform - “Alternative Wave 2021” announces the selected projects

Industry Platform “Alternative Wave” will be take place under the framework of BIAFF film festival in Batumi during 20-24 September, 2021. The main focus of the “Alternative Wave 2020” is to develop the low budget feature film projects with the support of foreign and local experienced film industry specialists.


Climate collapse alert,the central theme of the Astra Film festival sibiu Tickets and festival passes for the AFF Sibiu events now on sale on the astrafilm.ro website and the Eventbook platform. What is awaiting us, as mere earthlings, after all the bad things we’ve done and continue to do? This…

ONE WORLD: Submit Your Film! – Deadline September 1st 2021

ONE WORLD INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS DOCUMENTARY FILM FESTIVAL, 24th EDITION March 21 – April 3 2022 in Prague Followed by regional screenings in over 30 towns around the Czech Republic and Brussels. We would like to invite you to submit your film to the 24th edition of the festival. One …

2021 Kids Kino Industry list of projects and how to take part in the forum

35 projects – 25 projects in In Development, Work in Progress and Market Presentation, as well as, 10 projects developed within the Kids Kino Lab – script development workshop to be presented at the upcoming Kids Kino Industry, the pitching and co-production forum for feature films and series (live-action, animation…

The heart of documentary cinema is beating at the Astra Film Festival

Full Pass and #AFFStudentPass tickets now on sale

Docu Talent Award 2021 went to Freedom Squared

The best Central and East European documentary film in post-production deals with isolation Eight outstanding documentaries from Central and Eastern Europe, planned for theatrical release during the upcoming 12 months – the Docu Talents from the East – were presented during the Cinelink Industry Days at the 27th Sarajevo Film…

FOCUS ROMANIA. The official selection of Romanian productions at the Astra Film Festival 2021

The 28th edition of the International Documentary Film Festival will take place in Sibiu between September 5th – September 12th, 2021

Astra Film Festival 2021 celebrates life in all its diversity

The 28th edition of the International Documentary Film Festival (Sibiu, September 5th-12th) presents over 200 cinema events

Croatian films and filmmakers at 27th Sarajevo Film Festival

Croatian titles and minority Croatian productions to screen in competition and non-competitive programmes, including some world premieres, at this year’s edition of the Sarajevo Film Festival, held 13th – 20th August. In addition, Croatian filmmakers will participate in different SFF industry sections.

10th A Sunday in the Country in Wrocław will be held from August 14 till 17 during the 21th New Horizons IFF

A collaboration of the New Horizons IFF and the European Film Academy (EFA), the 10th Sunday in the Country will gather a dozen young film critics from Europe for a retreat/workshop. The participants meet for 3 days in a remote country house near Wrocław (Willa Słoneczna on Bystrzyckie Lake at…

55th Karlovy Vary Film Festival - Press Release

KARLOVY VARY FILM FESTIVAL TO HONOR TWO-TIME OSCAR WINNER MICHAEL CAINE This year’s special guest of the 55th Karlovy Vary IFF will be British actor and winner of two Oscars, the European Film Awards, and more than forty other commendations Sir Michael Caine. At the festival’s opening ceremony, Caine will…