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61st Krakow Film Festival Winners Announced

“Far Eastern Golgotha”, “The Hangman at Home” and “Walk with Angels” are the golden winners of the 61st Krakow Film Festival. On Saturday, 5 June at the Kijów cinema, the international jury awarded the best documentaries, shorts and animated films that had been competing for experts’ and audiences’ attention both…


BIDFF - Bucharest International Dance Film Festival invites filmmakers, dance artists, animators, visual artists and digital art makers to submit their works for the competitional section of the festival. The festival takes place each year in September, in multiple locations from Bucharest, Romania. BIDFF encourages syncretism and dialogue between movement…

New Sarajevo Film Festival Awards: Hearts of Sarajevo for TV series

The Sarajevo Film Festival is introducing a new award category: Hearts of Sarajevo for TV Series, wishing to promote high-quality regional television series and their authors, actors, and actresses, and to heighten their international appeal. TV drama series and comedies that had been premiered from 01 September 2019 to 31…

Tallinn Black Nights Goes To Cannes Projects Announced

Black Nights Film Festival (PÖFF) and Industry@Tallinn &; Baltic Event are proud to announce the five projects taking part in Tallinn Black Nights Goes To Cannes this summer. For the first time Black Nights Film Festival joins the well established Marché du Film showcase "Goes to Cannes", presenting 5 international…


Visitors will experience the 14th edition of Fest Anča International Animation Festival online, getting their regular fix of the very best animation from the last two years through their devices – despite the pandemic.


Zlín – On Sunday, May 30, the ECFA awards for the best European children's films were announced in Zlín as part of the online part of the Zlín Film Festival. The awarded films were the Lithuanian short film Matilda and the Spare Head, the French documentary Foward, and the feature…

Riga International Film Festival launches its visual identity and announces the first films

The eighth Riga International Film Festival (RIGA IFF) will take place on 14-24 October this year. The festival invites audiences and filmmakers to a carefully curated selection of exceptional and current films, and continues to enhance the northern European cultural space by developing an internationally recognised cinema event in Latvia.

One World Festival Starts

Today marks the start of the 23rd edition of the One World International Human Rights Film Festival throughout the Czech Republic. This years slogan – “Connection Lost” – refers to one of the phrases most frequently encountered by people meeting with the use of the technological options offered by the…

Transilvania Pitch Stop 2021 - Call for projects

Transilvania International Film Festival (July 23h – August 1st 2021) invites filmmakers to submit their projects to the newest edition of Transilvania Pitch Stop (TPS). The industry event will take place between July 29th – 31st 2021 in Cluj-Napoca, Romania.


For the first time Black Nights Film Festival (PÖFF) is joining the well established Marché du Film showcase "Goes to Cannes" with an aim to present 5 international film projects in post-production stage at the Marché du Film in July.

goEast 2021 – Female Filmmakers Receive Highest Honours at the Festival's 21st Edition THIS RAIN WILL NEVER STOP Wins Golden Lily // Best Director Goes to BEBIA, À MON SEUL DÉSIR

The documentary film THIS RAIN WILL NEVER STOP (Ukraine, Latvia, Germany, Qatar, 2020, directed by Alina Gorlova) is the winner of the Golden Lily (endowed with 10,000 euros in prize money), the main award at the 21st edition of goEast – Festival of Central and Eastern European Film in Wiesbaden.…

The New Horizons International FF and American Film Festival artistic directors promoted to festival heads

The American Film Festival has named Urszula Śniegowska as its new director while Marcin Pieńkowski will take over as director of the New Horizons International Film Festival. Both new directors assumed the functions from festival founder, Roman Gutek, who remains president of the New Horizons Association and who will continue…

Polish representation at the 61st Krakow Film Festival

The premieres of the most interesting Polish documentary, short and animated films, returns of the award-winning film-makers and the latest debuts, the award for the contribution to the development of international cinema for Piotr Dumała – in the programme of the Krakow Film Festival there is always a special place…

goEast 2021: Press Conference

Ost-Kiosk Outdoor Encounters and Streaming Instead of Caligari Screenings: goEast Brings Central and Eastern European Cinema to Online Audiences and Select Open-Air Events to the Rhine-Main Region After the first hybrid baby steps last year at goEast – Festival of Central and Eastern European Film, hosted annually by DFF –…

Cyprus Film Days kickstarts its hybrid edition

9th CYPRUS FILM DAYS INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL 2021 16th – 24th April 2021 Rialto Theatre, Limassol & Zena Palace Cinema, Nicosia The Cyprus Film Days International Festival 2021 co-organised by the Cultural Services of the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports and Youth and the Rialto Theatre kickstarts its 19th hybrid edition…

The world in the shadow of the pandemic. The International Documentary Competition at the 61st Krakow Film Festival.

Another edition of the Krakow Film Festival, taking place in difficult times for the world and culture, is ahead of us. The latest films from all over the world, qualified for the prestigious documentary film competition, will take the viewers on a journey to an alternative reality without any traces…

19th CYPRUS FILM DAYS INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL 2021 - GLOCAL IMAGES screenings’ programme: the international competition section

The 19th Cyprus Film Days International Festival 2021, which will take place from the 16th to the 24th of April 2021, co-organised by the Cultural Services of the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports and Youth and the Rialto Theatre, announces this year’s programme of screenings in the Glocal Images international…

World premieres of Polish films in the international documentary film competition at the 61st Krakow Film Festival.

Every year, several outstanding Polish productions are included in the international competitions at the Krakow Film Festival. In the prestigious group of the latest and the most important films from all over the world, they have a chance to vie for the highest festival trophies and recognition of the domestic…

KVIFF Eastern Promises Submissions OPEN!

We are announcing opening of submissions for this year’s edition of KVIFF Eastern Promises! Selected projects that are currently in development, production or post-production will be presented during our Industry online presentations this summer. This year, KVIFF Eastern Promises include these categories: Works in Progress - fiction + documentary projects…

Dot.on.the.map Industry Days announces SELECTED PROJECTS for its second online edition

In the framework of the 19th Cyprus Film Days International Festival 2021and in partnership with Thessaloniki International Film Festival Agora Dot on the Μap Industry Days, the co-production, training and networking platform within Cyprus Film Days IFF will be held online between 21-23 April 2021, and announces this year’s selected…