GRANTS: Lithuania Concludes Funding Competition for 2015 Saulius and Paulius Robbed Them All Tops Lithuanian Box Office FNE IDF Doc Bloc: Documentaries Supported by IDF at Hot Docs FNE TV: Pauline Durand-Vialle CEO FERA the Federation of European Film Directors FESTIVALS: Bucharest International Film Festival Announces Lineup OBITUARY: Producer Peter Kovarčík FNE Europa Distribution: Distributor of the Month: Mira Staleva, Art Fest Polsat to Launch International Channel FNE and Producers Network in Cannes: Still Time to Apply FESTIVALS: A l’Est, du Nouveau Film Festival Announces Its 10th Edition Malta to Launch New Grant Schemes GRANTS: Lithuania Announces Production Grants Viacom Launches New Film Channel in Poland Polish-French Drama Agnus Dei in Postproduction PRODUCTION: Era of Dance Shooting FESTIVALS: Istanbul IFF Announces Projects Selected for the 10th Meetings on the Bridge FESTIVALS: Gdynia Film Festival Changes Competition Rules Moldova Joins the Creative Europe Programme EFAD to Adopt Copyright Framework Resolution Maltese Film Industry Gets 29 m EUR from Foreign Productions in 2014 FNE IDF Doc Bloc: Discounted Delegate Passes at Sheffield Doc/Fest PRODUCTION: Šiška Deluxe in Postproduction FNE TV: Bernd Buder Artistic Director Cottbus Film Festival FNE TV: Rebekka Garrido Programme Director Connecting Cottbus FESTIVALS: Istanbul Film Festival Announces Lineup Crossing Dreams Call for Application Eurimages to Support Projects from Eight CEE Countries Dodgeball Sets Opening Record FESTIVALS: Febiofest Ready to Kick Off Michael Bay to Shoot 13 Hours in Malta

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VILNIUS: The Lithuanian Film Centre will grant 32,700 EUR for the preproduction of two feature films directed by Ernestas Jankauskas and Linas Ryškus.

VILNIUS: The comedy Saulius and Paulius Robbed Them All by Simonas Aškelavičius and Ričardas Marcinkus has become the most profitable Lithuanian movie in 2015 with 90,876 admissions and 423,199 EUR in box office.

Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival, North America's largest documentary event, will screen documentaries supported by the Institute of Documentary Film from 23 April to 3 May 2015 in Toronto.

FNE spoke to Pauline Durand-Vialle CEO FERA the Federation of European Film Directors, about the EU’s plans for Copyright Reform and a Digital Single Market and the impact this will have on the European AV industry if it goes ahead.

BUCHAREST: Six debut features and second films will compete for the trophy of the 11th edition of Bucharest International Film Festival from 20 to 26 April 2015.

Thursday, 26 March 2015   |   Czech Republic

OBITUARY: Producer Peter Kovarčík

PRAGUE: Slovak-born producer and businessman Peter Kovarčík died as a result of an accident on 23 March 2015 at the age of 61.

FNE together with Europa Distribution is launching a new chapter of the Distributor of the Month section. This time we focus on new strategies in film distribution and the importance of domestic film festivals in releasing new titles. We will also be looking at what distributors can do in order to prevent piracy. 

Wednesday, 25 March 2015   |   Poland

Polsat to Launch International Channel

WARSAW: Polsat, a leading Polish private broadcaster, received a license for Polsat World, a channel for Poles living abroad.

WARSAW: Film New Europe has teamed up with the upcoming Cannes Marche Du Film and the Producers Workshop to promote Central and Eastern European producers during Cannes.

The 10th edition of A l’Est, du Nouveau Film Festival will screen more than 30 films from New Europe in Normandy, France from 17 to 24 April 2015.

Tuesday, 24 March 2015   |   Malta

Malta to Launch New Grant Schemes

VALLETTA: Malta Film Commission has launched two new short film production grants.

VILNIUS: The Lithuanian Film Center allotted 479,030 EUR for nine projects. One of them is Andrius Blaževičius's Lithuanian/Polish coproduction Crisis /Krizė.

Tuesday, 24 March 2015   |   Poland

Viacom Launches New Film Channel in Poland

WARSAW: Paramount Channel HD was launched by Viacom in Poland on 19 March 2015 and will broadcast mostly feature films produced by Paramount Pictures.

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