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22nd goEast – A First Look at Programme Highlights for the Next Festival Edition

For the 22nd time, goEast – Festival of Central and Eastern European Film is bringing works by Central and Eastern European directors to Wiesbaden and the Rhine-Main region. It is with great concern that the organizers of goEast follow the most recent geopolitical developments concerning Russia and Ukraine. The thoughts…


The Trieste Award assigned by the jury (Edvinas Pukšta, Dubravka Lakić, Emanuela Martini) to the best feature film in competition (euro 5.000) goes to ÎNTREGALDE by Radu Muntean (Romania 2021) with the following motivation: the most unpredictable film in the International Feature Film Competition smartly changes gears bridging divergent genres…

Present your film to outstanding specialists. Submit your project to the New Horizons Competition

Nobel Prize laureate Olga Tokarczuk, laureate of the Golden Bear Adina Pintilie, award-winning theater director Monika Strzepka, winner of the Gdynia’s Golden Lions Agnieszka Smoczynska and program director of the Sundance festival Kim Yutani – these are just a few outstanding figures from a wide group of artists who used…

WEMW 2022 | All events at a Glance

The special hybrid edition of WEMW is about to kick off and, starting today, 900 film professionals from over 60 different countries will have exclusive access to a wide range of activities, from the traditional real-time presentations of selected projects and work-in-progress, inspirational lectures and case studies, to the more…

The Berlinale Will Show Suzie in the Garden in the World Premiere

The short animated film Suzie in the Garden by director Lucie Sunková made it to the Generation Kplus Competition section of the 72nd Berlinale. This category dedicated to child audiences offers dozens of short films every year, including animated ones. The last representative of Czech animation in 2020 was the…

WEMW unveils the final line-up of all the work in progress sections, Slate Market and Inspirational Labs

The ‘new generation’ of When East Meets West kicks off in less than two weeks, on January 24, with a unique hybrid format that for the first time will combine digital connections and real emotions. After revealing the Co-Production Forum project selection, WEMW is happy to finally unveil the complete…

Get your online accreditation for WEMW 2022!

After the last successful ‘out of the box’ edition, the new generation of WEMW will mix the warm, professional and playful atmosphere of all the previous on-site and online editions. WEMW 2022 will be a hybrid space designed to bridge the distance between real experience and virtual reality, a universe…

22 new untold stories will be revealed at the upcoming hybrid edition of the Trieste Co-Production Forum

Trieste – December 17, 2021 – 22 film projects from 18 countries will be presented at the 12th edition of When East Meets West, the Italian Co-Production Forum taking place in a special hybrid format from January 24-28, 2022 in the frame of the Trieste Film Festival. The 22 projects…

Vilnius International Short Film Festival 2022 announces official selection

Almost 40 films, taken from 1500 entries, set to enthrall audiences in Lithuanian capital and beyond Every year the Vilnius Short Film Festival kicks off the cultural and cinematic year in Lithuania, with the 15th edition of the festival taking place right after the winter holidays between 12-18 January 2022.…

Awards of the 25th Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival

- German film Dear Thomas wins the Official Selection - Competition - A second German film Other Cannibals picks up best First Feature - Lithuania’s Runner wins in the Baltic Competition - The Moths, from Poland, is the Rebels with a Cause winner

The winners of the Awards at Industry@Tallinn & Baltic Event revealed!

On November 25, Industry@Tallinn &; Baltic Event, celebrating its 20th edition this year, rewarded the best projects after a seven-day summit full of presentations, networking, panel discussions and meetings with more than 550 guests onsite and 150 online, from all around the globe.


Not even a week has passed since Colin Tilley received the award for achievements in music video at EnergaCamerimage Film Festival, when he was nominated to the Grammy Award in the “Best Music Video” category! Collin Tilley, photo by: Witek Szydłowski Grammy is the most prestigious award of the world’s…

FESTIVALS: Tbilisi Film Festival 2021 Announces Lineup

TBILISI: Nine titles have been selected for the Georgian Full-length Fictions Competition of the 22st edition of the Tbilisi International Film Festival, which will take place in person from 5 December to 12 December 2021. Nine titles have also been selected for the Georgian Documentaries Competition, while the Georgian Shorts…

PÖFF Shorts 2021 winners announced

The international short film and animation festival PÖFF Shorts announced the winners of its 2021 edition at the PÖFF Shorts Award Ceremony on Saturday, November 20. The winner of the Best Live Action Short "Sunrise in My Mind" (dir. Danech San, Cambodia 2020) is now joining the list of films…


The 29th edition of EnergaCAMERIMAGE International Film Festival may have ended, but that does not mean we should stop celebrating the art of cinematography in all its forms and varieties. You have been flooding us with questions about the possibility of using our online platform after the festival, and here's…

European Film Forum Tallinn 2021 showcases the launch of the Tallifornia film fund and future superstars of European virtual production

European Film Forum Tallinn 2021 showcases the launch of the Tallifornia film fund and future superstars of European virtual production & Artificial Intelligence for the film industry. The European Film Forum Tallinn, as the winter season's premier summit for innovation in the European audiovisual industry, returns to the Tallinn Nordic…


The 25th edition of the annual Ji.hlava IDFF closed its doors. The festival programme took on a hybrid form and presented 338 films and over 100 discussions. There were 5,698 accredited visitors and guests this year, and 85,000 viewers watched the films: more than 30,000 visitors in cinemas and almost…

Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival competition programs have begun

The Official Selection and First Feature Competition programs are heating up at the 25th edition of PÖFF The festival’s main competition programme contains seven world premieres, ten international premieres and two European premieres. Nineteen films will be screened in competition, with three films out of competition. It’s a packed lineup…

The 20th Industry@Tallinn & Baltic Event welcomes around 650 participants in Tallinn and online

The programme of a seven-day hybrid-summit Industry@Tallinn &; Baltic Event, the largest business platform and trade fair in Northern Europe for audiovisual industry professionals, kicks off today with more than 110 lectures, workshops and masterclasses, hundreds of 1:1 meetings and around 650 participants. According to Marge Liiske, the Managing Director…

WEMW inaugurates a series of new INSPIRATIONAL LABS for producers who wish to join the market onsite!

Deadline: December 15, 2021 After closing the call for the Co-Production Forum with a successful record number of over 430 submissions, WEMW launches a complete programme of Inspirational Labs, a series of mini-workshops meant to stimulate producers to develop new content, explore new business models and discover new markets.