PRODUCTION: Sunrise in Kimmeria in Postproduction

NICOSIA: Cypriot writer/director Simon Farmakas is in the final stages of postproduction with his debut feature, the dramedy Sunrise in Kimmeria.
03-02-2016

Awarded Greek Films Will Be Screened in Cyprus

CYPRUS: Greek films awarded at the 38th Drama Short Film Festival 2015 will be screened in Nicosia, Larnaca, Paphos and Limassol from 1 to 4 February 2016.
28-01-2016

Cyprus Short Film Fest Winners to be Screened in Nicosia

CYPRUS: The International Short Film Festival of Cyprus in collaboration with Le jour le plus Court (Short Film Day) are coming together on 21 December in Nicosia for a screening…
18-12-2015

FNE Country Report 2015: Cyprus

After the financial crash in 2013, the film industry in Cyprus is slowly getting back on its feet with the Ministry of Education and Culture approving production grants for seven…
11-12-2015

FESTIVALS: Cyprus Film Days Announces Call for Entries

LIMASSOL: The 14th Cyprus Film Days festival, which takes place 15-24 April 2016 in Nicosia and Limassol, has announced its call for entries.
09-12-2015

FNE at Connecting Cottbus: Menopause

COTTBUS: Cyprus arrives at Connecting Cottbus for the first time, pitching the black comedy/drama thriller Menopause from director/producer Tonia Mishiali.
06-11-2015

Austria to Discuss Film Cooperation with Cyprus

VIENNA: Austria is considering a bilateral coproduction agreement with Cyprus.
02-11-2015

FNE at Cyprus Short Film Festival: Out of Sight Grabs the Spotlight

LIMASSOL: David Hands and Christina Georgiou’s film Out of Sight won first prize for best short film in the national competition, while director Ursula Meier won first prize for best…
26-10-2015

FESTIVALS: International Short Film Festival of Cyprus Announces Lineup

LIMASSOL: The 5th International Short Film Festival of Cyprus will screen 12 Cypriot films and 57 international films from 17 to 23 October 2015.
07-10-2015

FESTIVALS: Simshar Wins Cyprus International Film Festival

NICOSIA: Rebecca Cremona’s Simshar won the Golden Aphrodite Award for Best Film and Best Director at the 10th Cyprus International Film Festival Awards (CYIFF). The festival wrapped in Paphos on…
28-09-2015

FESTIVALS: Cyprus International Film Festival

CYPRUS: The tenth Cyprus International Film Festival (CYIFF) which runs 23-27 September is screening feature and short films in both Nicosia and Paphos.
25-09-2015

Tetraktys Catalogue Available on VOD

NICOSIA: The world sales, distribution and production company Tetraktys Films has put documentaries and short fiction films from its catalogue on the Vimeo VOD platform.
16-09-2015

Cypriot Cinema in Cannes 2015

South-East Europe Pavilion, Village International Riviera Nr. 132, www.seepavilion.com
16-05-2015

FESTIVALS: Three Windows and a Hanging Wins Cyprus Film Days

NICOSIA: Three Windows and a Hanging, a coproduction between Kosovo and Germany, took the first prize of Cyprus Film Days. The festival ran from 17 to 26 April 2015.
28-04-2015

Cypriot Sales Agent Tetraktys Film at MIPTV

NICOSIA: Tetraktys Films is the only sales agent from Cyprus at MIPTV Cannes and will be hosted by Creative Europe Media. It will be at umbrella Stand P4.B1 from 13…
08-04-2015

FESTIVALS: Cyprus Film Days Lineup Revealed

NICOSIA: German features dominate the international competition at the Cyprus Film Days this year - 5 out of 10 of the films shown are German productions or coproductions. The festival…
07-04-2015

PRODUCTION: Adonis Florides Shooting Rosemarie

NICOSIA: Cypriot director Adonis Florides is in production on his new film Rosemarie which is currently shooting in Cyprus. The film is supposed to be finished late 2015.
05-03-2015

Crowdfunding Campaign for Eleftheria – Woman of Cyprus

NICOSIA: The independent feature Eleftheria – Woman of Cyprus is currently in preproduction hoping to raise 0.5m USD on Indiegogo until 28 January 2015. American star Olympia Dukakis has agreed…
20-01-2015

FESTIVALS: Cyprus Film Days Announces Call for Entries for its International Competition

NICOSIA: Cyprus Film Days will present a separate international competition section, Glocal Images, for the 5th consecutive year. The deadline for applications is 13 February 2015. The 13th edition of…
19-01-2015

PRODUCTION: Cypriot Sunrise in Kimmeria in Preproduction

NICOSIA: Sunrise in Kimmeria (Κιμμέρια), the debut feature of Simon Farmakas, will start shooting on 16 March 2015, with plans for a hybrid distribution strategy incorporating traditional cinema, DVD and…
12-11-2014