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EnergaCAMERIMAGE 2019 STUDENT ETUDES COMPETITION LINE-UP!

We announce the line-up of the Student Etudes Competition of the 27th edition of EnergaCAMERIMAGE International Film Festival . First held in 1997, Student Etudes Competition supports the development of novice filmmakers and provides unique opportunity to confront cinematic achievements of students from various parts of the world. Each year,…
11-10-2019

Short film competition titles announced for PÖFF Shorts 2019

From over 3000 eligible submissions, the sub-festival of Black Nights Film Festival selected a total of 40 short films to the live action short film competition programmes, with 24 in the Live Action Competition and the festival's student section entitled New Talents hosting 16 films. The PÖFF Shorts live action…
11-10-2019

TV Beats Forum presents case studies of Chernobyl, The Feed and All the Sins

TV Beats Forum, an industry-oriented counterpart to the TV Beats programme of Industry@Tallinn &; Baltic Event presents case-studies of several high-profile TV series. Wendy Mitchell and Kathleen McInnis moderate the two-day event with an interesting programme. Among this year's highlights of the TV Beats Forum is the case study of…
11-10-2019

Astra Film Festival 2019 is about to begin: the celebration of the world will be held in Sibiu between 14 and 20 October

On Monday, October 14, the hustle and bustle will start in the historical center of Sibiu and it will last for 7 days during the 26th edition of Astra Film International Festival, an event of great significance and high cultural standing. The official programme of the 2019 edition is impressive:…
10-10-2019

Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival unveils the first Official Selection titles

Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival announces the first eight films that will be competing in the festival’s premiere competition programme - the Official Selection. The Official Selection - Competition has been run in its present form since the festival received it’s ‘A-category’ status from FIAPF in 2014. Since then the…
10-10-2019

The 23rd Ji.hlava IDFF is coming: Presenting the full program with 277 films

The 23rd edition of the Ji.hlava IDFF will kick off in two weeks! New films from the region, world documentary debuts, a showcase of works by Ukrainian director Feliks Sobolev, documentary experiments, films made by women about women, and a special reflection of 1989. From the total of 277 films…
10-10-2019

Over 100 personalities to attend Ji.hlava's Inspiration Forum

Inspiration Forum - searching for new topics in documentary cinema The 23rd Ji.hlava IDFF will again offer a unique experience, which is not common at film festivals around the world. Next to over 1,100 arriving film professionals, the festival this year will be attended by over 100 personalities from all…
09-10-2019

Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival announces eight First Feature Competition entries

Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival announces the first eight films that will be competing in the First Feature Competition programme of the festival. All the films will be having their world premieres in Tallinn. Running since 2015, the First Feature Competition is the festival’s international competition showcasing films that are…
07-10-2019

The Riga International Film Festival will feature national premieres of internationally acclaimed Latvian films

The Riga International Film Festival, which will be held from October 17 to 27, will feature the national premieres of several Latvian films that have already received acclaim at other international film festivals, including "Immortal", which received the Grand Prix at Karlovy Vary, and Laila Pakalniņa's black and white film…
04-10-2019

Ji.hlava’s Inspiration Forum is looking for a manual to the world

Climageddon, The Changing Woman, Re:Democracy, God & Co., Made in China – and most of all: How Not To Be Afraid. These are the main topics covered by this year’s Inspiration Forum organised under the banner of the twenty-third Ji.hlava International Documentary Film Festival. Make sure your last weekend in…
04-10-2019

HOMESTAY PROGRAM 2019 OPENS FOR APPLICATIONS!

Part of the tradition of EnergaCAMERIMAGE Film Festival is helping young filmmakers and film school students to improve their skills through numerous workshops and seminars led by recognised film professionals. To support student attendance at the Festival, the organizers offer a special price for STUDENT Entry Cards and free accommodation…
04-10-2019

Meeting Stalin, Gorbachev and the rebels of the ’89 Revolution in exceptional documentaries at AFF 2019

The 2019 edition of the international Astra Film Festival in Sibiu, which will take place between 14 and 20 October, presents a series of exceptional documentaries that propose a deep reflection on the past for a better understanding of the present reality. The films are directed by some of the…
03-10-2019

First films revealed & Industry sections

Preview of the industry programme In three weeks, a rich variety of industry events will unfold as part of the 23rd Ji.hlava IDFF: Emerging Producers 2020 – presentation of 17 up-and-coming documentary film producers from Europe and one from the guest country – Taiwan Inspiration Forum – platform initiating new…
03-10-2019

The submission for the 60th Krakow Film Festival, which will be held from the 31st of May to the 7th of June 2020, has just started.

The Krakow Film Festival is one of the oldest and the most recognised events in the world, dedicated to documentary, animated and short feature films. During the eight festival days, the viewers have a chance to watch about 250 films from Poland and from around the world. We are waiting…
02-10-2019

WHEN EAST MEETS WEST opens calls for all side events!

After announcing the call for its 10th Co-Production Forum, WEMW now opens the calls for all its side events. The full programme of the 2020 edition includes a great mix of initiatives targeting projects in different phases of production as well as different formats: from the Work-in-Progress for feature fiction…
01-10-2019

First films in competition: lone warriors among themselves

The FilmFestival Cottbus (November 5-10, 2019) announces the first six of twelve films of the FEATURE FILM COMPETITION.FULL MOON, the feature film debut of Bosnian director Nermin Hamzagić, celebrates its world premiere in Cottbus. People under pressure, angry citizens on adrenaline who have had enough and revolt - lone warriors…
30-09-2019

Riga International Film Festival announces all screenings

The Riga International Film Festival (RIGA IFF), which will be held for eleven days from October 17 to 27 this year, is going to feature 148 films across 11 themed sections and competition programmes – bringing together contemporary cinema and classics, festival hits by renowned directors as well as courageous…
27-09-2019

Riga International Film Festival Invites Industry Professionals to RIGA IFF FORUM 2019

This year, for the sixth instalment of the Riga International Film Festival all industry events will be gathered under the name RIGA IFF FORUM. By taking a look into the festivals guest list, one can feel captivated – FORUM will welcome board members of the European Film Academy, Baltic animation…
26-09-2019

We Invite You to the MAGNETIC LATVIA FILM CONFERENCE!

You are cordially invited to MAGNETIC LATVIA FILM CONFERENCE that is hosted by Investment and Development Agency of Latvia (LIAA) at the sixth Riga International Film Festival (RIGA IFF). Magnetic Latvia Film Conference is dedicated to film market development in Northern Europe. The event is another step in positioning Latvia…
26-09-2019

2019 Winners Announced at the 22nd FSF

On Sunday, 22 September, the 22nd Festival of Slovenian Film closed with the awards ceremony to celebrate the highest creative achievements of Slovenian cinema. Over six days, the festival served an audience of 6,200, or more than 1,000 each day, which indicates its growing attendance. In addition to the extensive…
26-09-2019