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.

Austria to Discuss Film Cooperation with Cyprus

VIENNA: Austria is considering a bilateral coproduction agreement with Cyprus.

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…

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.

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…

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.

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.

Cypriot Cinema in Cannes 2015

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

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.

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…

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…

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.

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…

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…

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…

FESTIVALS: Winners of the 8th Cyprus International Short Film Festival

LIMASSOL: Lullaby of the Butterfly, a film about a mysterious crime directed by Tonia Mishiali, won the 1st Prize in the National Competition of the 8th Cyprus International Short Film…

FESTIVALS: Cyprus International Short Film Festival Lineup

LIMASSOL: Eight national and 64 international short films will be screened in the 4th edition of the International Short Film Festival of Cyprus (11-17 October).

Cyprus in Cannes 2014

Cyprus will be located in the South-East European Pavilion in Cannes.

PRODUCTION: Bourek in Preparation

NICOSIA: The Serbian director Vladan Nikolic is in preparation with a new feature he will shoot mainly in Greece (20 days), and with some additional shooting also in New York…

FESTIVALS: Stratos Wins Best Film at Cyprus Film Days

NICOSIA: The 12th Cyprus Film Days International Film Festival held in Limassol and Nicosia 4-13 April ended with Cyprus-born film director Yiannis Economides winning the Best Film award for Stratos.