FESTIVALS: The Open Wins the 11th Cyprus International Film Festival

PAPHOS: Marc Lahore’s debut feature The Open won the 11th Cyprus International Film Festival, which came to a close on 25 September 2016 after 13 days of international feature, short,…

FESTIVALS: Cyprus International Film Festival Announces Lineup

PAPHOS: The 11th Cyprus International Film Festival will take place in Paphos from 14 to 25 September 2016. The programme of the festival includes 100 feature, short, animated and documentary…

FESTIVALS: Erlkoning Wins Countryside Animafest Cyprus

PAPHOS: The Swiss film Erlkoning by Georges Schwizgebel was awarded the International Grand Prix at the 15th Countryside Animafest Cyprus, while I, the Eye by Eleni Chandriotou won in the…

FESTIVALS: Animated Films to Sparkle at the 15th Countryside Animafest Cyprus

PAPHOS: The 15th edition of the Countryside Animafest Cyprus, the official Cyprus animation festival, will screen 68 films in Paphos from 21 to 23 July 2016.

Mobile Cinema Planned to Travel Across Cyprus

NICOSIA: Producer Stavros Papageorghiou and director Yeliz Shukri, who worked together on the documentary Missing Fetine (Tetraktys Films Ltd), plan to start a mobile cinema and have it travel across…

FNE at Paphos International Film Festival 2016: Two Cyprus Films Share Award

NICOSIA: Why Talk Feminism? and The Olive Tree at the Border shared the prize for best short film in the national competition of the Paphos International Film Festival. The awards,…

FNE at Paphos IFF: Paphos Fest Set to Open in Cyprus

NICOSIA: The Paphos International Film Festival (PIFF), which opens on 24 June 2016, will screen 26 international short films, 11 national short films, 13 student short films and eight special…

Cyprus Joins European Film Promotion

NICOSIA: The Republic of Cyprus has become the 37th member country to join European Film Promotion (EFP) following the decision by the General Assembly of EFP members at the Cannes…

FNE at Cannes 2016: Cypriot Cinema in Cannes

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FESTIVALS: Russia Takes Top Prize at Cyprus Film Days

NICOSIA: The Gulls by Russian director Ella Manzheeva won the grand prize of the Glocal Images Best Film Award at the The 14th Cyrus Film Days International Festival held in…

Documentary The Cypriot Fiddler to Premiere in April

NICOSIA: Nicoletta Demetriou's documentary The Cypriot Fiddler will have its premiere in Nicosia on 7 April 2016.

First Cypriot Documentary to Screen in Commercial Theatres

NICOSIA: Constantinos Patsalides‘s documentary Beloved Days will be the first domestic documentary to screen in the commercial cinemas of Cyprus starting on 7 April 2016.

The 14th Edition of Cyprus Film Days Ready to Start

NICOSIA: Ten films will compete in the Glocal Images competition of the 14th Cyprus Film Days International Festival, which will run from 15 to 24 April 2016.

Missing Fetine Picked-up by TV Channels

NICOSIA: The 60-minutes social/human rights documentary Missing Fetine by Yeliz Shukri has been pre-bought by the Hellenic Parliament TV and Cyprus Broadcasting Corporation from the film’s distribution and sales handler,…

PRODUCTION: Christos Georgiou Shoots Happy Birthday

NICOSIA: Cypriot writer/director Christos Georgiou is currently shooting his feature film Happy Birthday. The project was selected for the Berlinale Coproduction Market 2014.

Turkish Cypriot actor to star in Game of Thrones

NICOSIA: Turkish Cypriot actor Tamer Hassan will star in the sixth season of the American fantasy drama television series Game of Thrones, to be aired on 24 April 2016.

Tetrakyts Films Partners with US Parallel Lines

NICOSIA: Tetrakyts Films Ltd. will be cooperating with the USA distribution company Parallel Lines to distribute documentaries.

PRODUCTION: The Legacy of the Cypriot Goddess in Production

NICOSIA: Director and writer Stavros Papageorgiou is currently in production with the ethnographic, arts and historical documentary The Legacy of the Cypriot Goddess.

PRODUCTION: Greek Minds at Work in Development

NICOSIA: Director-producer and founder of Tetraktys Films Ltd, Stavros Papageorgiou is developing the 60 minute documentary Greek Minds at Work, the first creative space technology documentary ever produced in Cyprus.

PRODUCTION: Missing Fetine in Postproduction

NICOSIA: The 60-minute social/human rights documentary Missing Fetine is in the postproduction stage.