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Zlin film festival Call for Entries 2009

ZLIN 2009 - 49th International Film Festival for Children and Youth is now accepting submissions. The festival will be held in Zlin, the Czech Republic between 31 May - 7 June 2009 The festival programme will include: a) International Competition of Feature Films for Children b) International Competition of Feature…

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Krakos Film Festival call for entry

49th Krakow Film Festival - Call for entry!30.09.2008Organizers of the Krakow Film Festival which 49th edition will take place from 29th May to 4th June 2009, invite to submit the newest Polish and international films to the competition. The films are accepted in three categories: National competition (for short fictions…

Cottbus film festival events and specials

18th FilmFestival Cottbus (11.-16.11.2008)PROGRAMME INFORMATION NO. 31. Russian Day - Highlights of the Year2. Specials3. Workshop Izabela Plucinska4. Lecture Katriel Schory1. Russian Day - Highlights of the YearWith the establishment of a „Russian Day" the festival is paying tribute to the Russian cinema which has found its way back to…

12th IDFF Jihlava 2008 – Day Four

A great part of the Monday programme was devoted to experimental film. The Fascinations section offered four blocks, a total of 6 hours of documentary experiments. Czech experimental film was introduced by Martin Ježek, who also presented his films Winter War and Kontralicht. Among the avant-garde films from the 1960s…

Iraqi Short Films wins Jihlava main prize

Iraqi Short Films, an Argentinian production directed by Mauro Andrizzi, based on videos shot on mobile films, won the main prize at the 12th Jihlava documentary festival on October 28.

12th IDFF Jihlava 2008 – Day Three

On Sunday morning, festival viewers could watch the documentary Loose Change: Second Edition by Dylan Avery and learn about the alternative interpretation of the events of 9/11. The presentation of new film projects at the Panel of Upcoming European Documentaries was held in the afternoon, presenting for instance the film…

12th IDFF Jihlava 2008 – Day Two

On Saturday, the festival was already in full swing. In the grand hall of DKO, the festival day began by the screening of the competition film Royal Road of Cachaça by Pedro Urano, an imaginative journey through Brazilian history in the intoxicating colors of cachaço, alcohol made of sugar cane.…

12th Jihlava IDFF 2008 – Day One

The 12th year of Jihlava International Documentary Film Festival was opened in the grand hall of DKO by the screening of the film Ivetka and the Mountain by director Vít Janeček. Nevertheless, the film about a woman who saw the Virgin Mary as a small child but who tries to…

East European Forum begins at Jihlava

The eighth edition of the East European Forum for documentary pitching is underway at the 12th Jihlava International Documentary Film Festival (October 24-29).


Awards in the five competition sections of the 24th Warsaw Film Festival were presented on Saturday, 18 October.

FilmFestival Cottbus - Festival of East European Cinema

FilmFestival Cottbus - Festival of East European Cinema PRESS RELEASE Cottbus, October 15, 2008 PROGRAMME INFORMATION NO. 1 1. PROGRAMME - Focus, Retrospective, Russian Day, Children's and Young People's Programme 2. VENUES In less than four weeks it will be "curtain up" again for East European cinematic art at its…

Moveast Main Prize for Eva Neymann’s first feature

MOVEAST International Film Festival’s Golden Benjamin Award went to Eva Neymann’s directorial debut, AT THE RIVER. The Ukrainian first feature film produced by Odessa Film Studios was awarded FIPRESCI Prize and FICC Jury’s Don Quixote Prize as well. Press Release More information: Magyar Filmunió, Csaba Zoltán Papp, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. The 4th…

4th International Eurasia Film Festival

Ferzan Ozpetek's A Perfect Day will open the 4th International Eurasia Film Festival, running October 10-19, as part of the Antalya Golden Orange film festival.

45th Antalya Golden Orange Film Festival competition films

The 45th Antalia Golden Orange (October 10-19) film festival is screening 15 films in its main competition line-up.

24th Warsaw Film Festival – New Films, New Venues, New Ideas

The 24th Warsaw Film Festival, one of the most important film events in Eastern Europe, kicks off on 10 October 2008. The screenings of this year's festival will take place at Multikino Złote Tarasy and Kinoteka. The opening gala will be held on Friday night, 10 October, in Room 1…

EUROfEST awards announcement

EUROfEST - The Eastern European Film Festival in Montreal 2008. Festival's AWARDS: · FEATURE FILM COMPETITION THE CRYSTAL EYE SHORT CIRCUITS Slovenia, 2006 Dir.: Janez Lapajne THE MAGIC BEIGE EGG THE CLASS Estonia, 2007 Dir.: Ilmar Raag 1st SPECIAL MENTION MRS RATCLIFFE'S REVOLUTION Hungary & UK, 2007 Dir.: Bille Eltringham…

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Final Press Release Jihlava IDFF 2008 Jihlava IDFF 08 juries and awardsJihlava IDFF 08 competitionsJihlava IDFF 08 sampling of workshops and panelsFrederick Wiseman introduces his films in JihlavaAlternative documentaries about 9/11 2001 at the 12th Jihlava IDFF

Extensive Presentation of Czech Films and Guests at Polish Film Festival in Gdynia

Extensive Presentation of Czech Films and Guests at Polish Film Festival in Gdynia Press Release Prague, September 15, 2008 - The 33rd annual Gdynia Film Festival, which is aimed at showcasing the best of Polish cinema in the last year, opens today. As guest cinematography at this year's primarily Polish…