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Beldocs 2021: Full lineup revealed for Eastern Europe’s boutique documentary film festival

The rich program of the 14th Beldocs International Documentary Film Festival, to be held 9-16 September in Belgrade, Serbia, consists of more than 100 documentaries and VR/AR content. After breaking the ice last fall as one of the first festivals to go back to public screenings after the COVID-19, Beldocs…
06-09-2021

Dumitru Budrala: Real films you can only see at the festival in Sibiu

The celebration of the Documentary Film begins! The Astra Film Festival starts on Sunday in Sibiu and will take place in open air, in cinemas and online, between September 5th-12th. The opening event, which will take place starting at 6pm, at The Lake Stage within the Astra Museum, will be…
05-09-2021

Taoba International Youth Film Festival to continue in physical form

On September 25-30, Tbilisi will host the 4th edition of Taoba International Youth Film Festival, which this year will be held only for Georgian young audience due to the restrictions caused by COVID-19 pandemic.
05-09-2021

Tudor Chirilă is presenting the programme of the Astra Film Festival 2021

`The Documentary is bringing that area of balance one needs to understand the world`, says the artist Tudor Chirilă recommends the programme of the 28th edition of the Astra Film Festival in Sibiu. In his message, which will be screened at the opening of the festival, Tudor Chirilă refers to…
02-09-2021

BIAFF Industry Platform - “Alternative Wave 2021” announces the selected projects

Industry Platform “Alternative Wave” will be take place under the framework of BIAFF film festival in Batumi during 20-24 September, 2021. The main focus of the “Alternative Wave 2020” is to develop the low budget feature film projects with the support of foreign and local experienced film industry specialists.
02-09-2021

THE FULL PROGRAMME OF THE ASTRA FILM FESTIVAL

Climate collapse alert,the central theme of the Astra Film festival sibiu Tickets and festival passes for the AFF Sibiu events now on sale on the astrafilm.ro website and the Eventbook platform. What is awaiting us, as mere earthlings, after all the bad things we’ve done and continue to do? This…
28-08-2021

ONE WORLD: Submit Your Film! – Deadline September 1st 2021

ONE WORLD INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS DOCUMENTARY FILM FESTIVAL, 24th EDITION March 21 – April 3 2022 in Prague Followed by regional screenings in over 30 towns around the Czech Republic and Brussels. We would like to invite you to submit your film to the 24th edition of the festival. One …
26-08-2021

2021 Kids Kino Industry list of projects and how to take part in the forum

35 projects – 25 projects in In Development, Work in Progress and Market Presentation, as well as, 10 projects developed within the Kids Kino Lab – script development workshop to be presented at the upcoming Kids Kino Industry, the pitching and co-production forum for feature films and series (live-action, animation…
23-08-2021

The heart of documentary cinema is beating at the Astra Film Festival

Full Pass and #AFFStudentPass tickets now on sale
19-08-2021

Docu Talent Award 2021 went to Freedom Squared

The best Central and East European documentary film in post-production deals with isolation Eight outstanding documentaries from Central and Eastern Europe, planned for theatrical release during the upcoming 12 months – the Docu Talents from the East – were presented during the Cinelink Industry Days at the 27th Sarajevo Film…
19-08-2021

FOCUS ROMANIA. The official selection of Romanian productions at the Astra Film Festival 2021

The 28th edition of the International Documentary Film Festival will take place in Sibiu between September 5th – September 12th, 2021
15-08-2021

Astra Film Festival 2021 celebrates life in all its diversity

The 28th edition of the International Documentary Film Festival (Sibiu, September 5th-12th) presents over 200 cinema events
15-08-2021

Croatian films and filmmakers at 27th Sarajevo Film Festival

Croatian titles and minority Croatian productions to screen in competition and non-competitive programmes, including some world premieres, at this year’s edition of the Sarajevo Film Festival, held 13th – 20th August. In addition, Croatian filmmakers will participate in different SFF industry sections.
12-08-2021

10th A Sunday in the Country in Wrocław will be held from August 14 till 17 during the 21th New Horizons IFF

A collaboration of the New Horizons IFF and the European Film Academy (EFA), the 10th Sunday in the Country will gather a dozen young film critics from Europe for a retreat/workshop. The participants meet for 3 days in a remote country house near Wrocław (Willa Słoneczna on Bystrzyckie Lake at…
12-08-2021

55th Karlovy Vary Film Festival - Press Release

KARLOVY VARY FILM FESTIVAL TO HONOR TWO-TIME OSCAR WINNER MICHAEL CAINE This year’s special guest of the 55th Karlovy Vary IFF will be British actor and winner of two Oscars, the European Film Awards, and more than forty other commendations Sir Michael Caine. At the festival’s opening ceremony, Caine will…
11-08-2021

Partners of Polish Days

The biggest industry event in Poland, Polish Days, will take place from 15th till 17th August in the frame of 21st New Horizons IFF. During Polish Days, 20 films at various stages of production will be presented to the international film industry representatives.
09-08-2021

ETHAN HAWKE WILL RECEIVE THE FESTIVAL PRESIDENT 'S AWARD AT 55TH KARLOVY VARY INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

Karlovy Vary IFF will honour Ethan Hawke, an American actor, director, and writer, who will receive the Festival President's Award at its 55th edition taking place August 20 28, 2021. The Award is given to actors, directors, and producers who have contributed in a fundamental way to the development of…
06-08-2021

Locarno 2021: Srđan Dragojević’s Heavens Above and Rok Biček’s Penalty Shot in LFF competition programmes

Srđan Dragojević’s fiction feature Heavens Above, which is a Studio Dim minority co-production, with Darija Kulenović Gudan as co-producer, will have its world premiere on 5th August in the International Competition, while the world premiere of fiction short Penalty Shot, directed by Rok Biček, is scheduled for 11th August, in…
05-08-2021

Murina at 46th Toronto International Film Festival

Feature debut Murina directed by Antoneta Alamat Kusijanović to screen at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) in the Contemporary World Cinema programme, which offers compelling stories with a global perspective. This year’s TIFF is held 9th – 18th September.
03-08-2021

56 Participants Selected for Talents Sarajevo 2021

Talents Sarajevo accompanying the 27th edition of the Sarajevo Film Festival will welcome 56 up-and-coming directors, producers, screenwriters, actors, cinematographers, editors and film critics from 14 countries of Southeast Europe and the Southern Caucasus. This year, participants hail from 14 of the 19 eligible nations, namely: Albania, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and…
30-07-2021