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Invitation: East-West Index at Cannes Docs / Marché du Film Online

Which Regions are Under-Represented in Programming of Film Festivals and Why? In the time of growing concern over gender and racial equality in the film industry we have decided to bring attention to the programming selection process of film festivals with regards to balance of the world regions. Let us…
23-06-2020

Connect with Black Nights Film Festival at the Marche du Film! Film and projects submissions are open

BLACK NIGHTS AT THE MARCHE The Estonian Film Institute, Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival, North Star Film Alliance and Estonia's regional film funds are all taking part in the Cannes Virtual Market via the virtual Estonian pavilion. The programme is as follows: 22-23 of June – Estonian Film Institute 24th…
23-06-2020

Spectacular success of the 60th Krakow Film Festival

On Sunday, June 7th, the 60th Krakow Film Festival finished with the screenings of the awarded films; it’s the first film festival in Poland that happened entirely online and ended in the Kino Pod Baranami cinema in Krakow! During the 8 festival days we organised 230 screenings and showed 172…
21-06-2020

[nh] A Sunday in the Country online reunion edition

For many years, the New Horizons International Film Festival and the European Film Academy have been co-operating in the framework of a special edition of the EFA’s A Sunday in the Country for young film journalists and critics from across Europe.
18-06-2020

European Film Festival in Romania moves online for this year’s edition

In this extraordinary context, the 24th edition of the European Film Festival (24.EFF) migrates from cinemas to online and takes place from 17 to 21 June on the TIFF Unlimited platform. On June 21, a collection of 18 films made by Romanian directors in isolation will be made available worldwide. 
18-06-2020

[nh] Polish Films at Cannes!

As the film industry's most important event, the very word "Cannes" electrifies filmmakers all around the world. And little has changed in these difficult times - we still expect cinematic revelations to premiere there. The first step on the way to greatness may be Marché du Film, the largest film…
18-06-2020

The 61st TIFF supports Greek production Call for entries

The Thessaloniki International Film Festival has already begun planning for its 61st edition. The Festival’s team is in constant collaboration with the medical authorities, the Ministry of Culture and Sports, the City of Thessaloniki and the Region of Central Macedonia, monitors the COVID-19 situation and is preparing for three scenarios.
17-06-2020

Slovak Animation Flies to Mifa 2020

Slovak Film Institute in cooperation with the Slovak Association of Animated Film Producers is taking part in Marché international du film d'animation d'Annecy (Mifa) (15 – 30 June 2020) to serve as an information and promotion point for film professionals interested in Slovak animated film and audiovisual industry.
17-06-2020

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS for the 30th FilmFestival Cottbus

Cottbus looks for new feature and short films from Eastern, East Central and South Eastern Europe*
12-06-2020

Spectacular success of the 60th Krakow Film Festival

On Sunday, June 7th, the 60th Krakow Film Festival finished with the screenings of the awarded films; it’s the first film festival in Poland that happened entirely online and ended in the Kino Pod Baranami cinema in Krakow! During the 8 festival days we organised 230 screenings and showed 172…
10-06-2020

CALL FOR FEATURE FILM PROJECTS

Submissions for the 22nd edition of connecting cottbus, the East-West co-production market at the FilmFestival Cottbus on 4-6 November 2020, are now open.
10-06-2020

New Horizons' Polish Days Goes to Cannes: see 5 promising projects!

Join us for the New Horizons' Polish Days Goes to Cannes screening, which will be held on the 22nd of July from 12 noon until 2 p.m. at the Marché du Film Online. New Horizons International Film Festival and the Polish Film Institute will present a selection of five Polish…
09-06-2020

Winners of the 60th Krakow Film Festival

On Saturday, June 6, the first Polish online film festival ended with an awards gala, during which we met the winners of all festival competitions. The event was broadcast live on the Internet, hosted by Maciej Stuhr, and the large audience gathered in front of computer screens proved that a…
08-06-2020

Transilvania IFF has new 2020 dates: July 31-August 9

Postponed by restrictive anti-pandemic measures adopted all over the world this spring, Transilvania International Film Festival announces new dates for its 19th edition: July 31-August 9 2020, in Cluj, Romania. Transilvania IFF returns with a summer edition featuring many outdoor screenings and an adapted programming, with a focus on the…
04-06-2020

New Horizons’ Polish Days Goes to Cannes 2020 – projects announced

Thanks to the collaboration between the Polish Film Institute and the New Horizons Association, the New Horizons International Film Festival is one of the 4 international film festivals to present selected films in the prestigious The Goes to Cannes at the biggest film market, Marché du Film Online. The Moths,…
01-06-2020

Thessaloniki Goes to Cannes: The films

We have the pleasure to announce the 5 Greek films (Works in Progress) that will participate in this year’s edition of the “Thessaloniki Goes to Cannes” event which will take place online on Tuesday, June 23, 2020, during the Marché du Film of Festival de Cannes (June 22-26, 2020).
01-06-2020

60th Krakow Film Festival begins on Sunday.

Krakow Film Festival celebrates this year the 60th anniversary of its first edition. Due to the pandemic all film screenings, Q&As with directors and other events will take place online. The programme consists of over 200 films from all over the world, including numerous premiers, and over 60 meetings with…
30-05-2020

Preparations for EFF SCANORAMA 2020 continue seamlessly: call for submissions now open

Grazina Arlickaite For the 11th consecutive year, European Film Forum Scanorama invites young filmmakers to participate in the New Baltic Cinema international short film competition programme. By announcing the call for applications, Scanorama is expecting works from nine Baltic Sea Region countries, to be judged and awarded by an international…
29-05-2020

Ji.hlava news & Submissions deadline

Look forward to 24th Ji.hlava! Five months are left for the 2020 edition of Ji.hlava IDFF to kick off. We very much hope that the situation at the end of October will be more favourable, yet we are working with several scenarios of future development. However, a cancellation of the…
27-05-2020

WE ARE ONE: A GLOBAL FILM FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES THE FIRST-EVER COCURATED PROGRAMMING LINEUP FEATURING 21 OF THE MOST PROLIFIC FILM FESTIVALS IN THE WORLD

10-Day Digital Festival, Produced and Organized by Tribeca Enterprises and YouTube, will Feature Programming from Festivals including Berlin International Film Festival, Cannes Film Festival, and Venice Film Festival Highlights Include Online Premiere of Ricky Powell featuring Natasha Lyonne and LL Cool J, Global Premiere of Third Eye Blind’s Motorcycle Drive…
27-05-2020