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Submissions now open for Transilvania IFF 2023

Submissions for the 22nd edition of the Transilvania International Film Festival are now open! The festival will take place in June 2023, in Cluj-Napoca, Romania.

The 26th Ji.hlava IDFF is now on and has handed out its first awards!

The 26th Ji.hlava International Documentary Film Festival has been officially launched and its opening evening featured the presentation of the first festival awards. The best Short Joy section film is selected by the online viewers of DAFilms.com, this year going to Blue Bed by Belgian director Lize Cuveele. This year,…

Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival announces its 2022 Baltic Competition lineup

Presenting the very best and freshest output from the festival’s home region, this year’s Baltic Competition programme includes one world premiere and four international premieres, along with a host of previously critically-acclaimed releases.

PÖFF announces its full Official Selection lineup for 2022

Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival (PÖFF) Announces the full line up for its Official Selection competition programme.

Baltic Event Co-Production Market 2022 presents 13 projects by mostly award-winning filmmakers

The official selection of the Baltic Event Co-Production Market 2022, taking place on 23-24 November showcases a solid state by mostly award-winning filmmakers on topics ranging from personal tragedies and social issues to past and present military conflicts.

That’s a wrap! Highlights of the Kids Kino Industry 2022

That’s a wrap! Highlights of the Kids Kino Industry 2022 Four days full of pitching presentations and conference programme, plenty possibilities of networking, accompanying programmes such as Kids Kino Lab, Producers LINK, and Young Talents, is a lot to cover within short amount of time. But new connections and cooperation,…

21st CYPRUS FILM DAYS International Festival, 21 - 29 April 2023, CALL FOR FILM SUBMISSIONS

The Deputy Ministry of Culture of Cyprus and the Rialto Theatre launch a call for submissions of feature films in the two Competition Sections of “Cyprus Film Days”, the official international film festival of Cyprus.

Astra Film Festival 2022 has announced its winners

The Festival is continuing online until the 30th of October

26th Ji.hlava unveiled its full programme


Announcing European projects selected for the Ji.hlava New Visions Forum 2022

We are happy to share with you 16 new European documentary projects, which will be presented at the 2nd edition of the Ji.hlava New Visions Forum held as part of the 26th Ji.hlava IDFF on October 27–28.

EKOFILM will present 25 documentaries from 15 countries. Most of the films are from the Czech Republic and Germany.

CZECH REPUBLIC/Brno - The EKOFILM dramaturgy team has selected the top 25 films in competition from a total of 243 entries. The festival jury will award the best films in the sections Beauty of Nature, Central European Films and Short Films. Any of the films in competition can then win…

Astra Film Festival 2022, teleportation to the future with immersive films and fulldome projections Tickets for all festival events are on sale

Astra Film Festival brings again the Dome-type cinema to Piața Mare in Sibiu and proposes, between October 9-16, the special AFF New Media program, dedicated to viewers of all ages who want to be initiated in digital cinema - Concept Art, VR, Augmented Reality. The International Documentary Film Festival in…

Pustnik inaugurates its residency for sophomore fiction features

Pustnik’s third development residency of the year – part of the Pustnik Screenwriting Network – will take place from October 9th to 16th. Five writers will be working on their sophomore fiction feature screenplays in Izvoranu, a rural setting in Romania. The selected projects are:“Disorder" by Giacomo Abbruzzese, Italy“RARA AVIS”…

BIAFF 2022 Closing Ceremony and Awards

BIAFF Film festival closing ceremony took place on 25 September, at Cinema Apollo Festival Jury awarded prizes in three competition sections – Feature Films and Short Films. BIAFF 2022 international competition section’s Jury consisting of five members – Lech Majewski (Poland) – Head of Jury, Carmen Grey (Germany), Lasha Khalvashi,…

27 Sofia International Film Festival 2023 * CALL for Submissions

Festival Regulations 1. Sofia International Film Festival (Sofia IFF) is the biggest competitive film festival in Bulgaria, accredited by FIAPF. The festival is presenting the best of the world contemporary cinema, including works of masters, discoveries and retrospectives. The 27th Sofia IFF will be held from 16th to 26th of…

Scanorama Presents Revamped Short Film Competition: Films Selected from All of Europe

The European Film Forum Scanorama presented its expanded short film competition Glimpses of Europe. The programme, which has replaced a regional short film competition New Baltic Cinema in its 13th edition, is to showcase new film talents from all over Europe. This year, the organisers received twice as many entries…

Astra Film Junior, around the World in 23 films The most complex documentary film education program returns to the Astra Film Festival calendar (October 9th -16th)

Children and teenagers have their own festival again. Astra Film Junior, the first and most complex cinema education program in Romania, returns to Sibiu between October 9th -16th. Designed for three age categories (6+, 11+ and 15+), the AF Junior educational program includes film screenings in cinema halls and in…

PÖFF announces first 7 films from its Official Selection

Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival (PÖFF) Announces the first seven films to join its main Official Selection competition programme.

RIGA IFF Announces Full Lineup for Festival’s Ninth Edition

The Riga International Film Festival (RIGA IFF) will bring together local and international audiences for the ninth time this year. RIGA IFF takes place between 13 and 23 October and is one of the most important film events in the Baltic Sea region. The broad programme of more than 100…