Accreditations Open for WEMW 2020

TRIESTE: When East Meets West opens accreditations for its 10th anniversary edition, that will take place within the 31st Trieste Film Festival from 19 to 21 January 2020.
16-12-2019

Films from CEE Countries Selected for Sundance 2020

WARSAW: Eight films from CEE countries have been selected for the Sundance Film Festival, which will take place in Utah, USA from 23 January to 2 February 2020.
13-12-2019

First Cut Lab Announces Participants for New Programme First Cut+

TRIESTE: First Cut Lab is launching its new programme First Cut+, which will promote 16 feature films in postproduction from low production capacity countries, with a focus on Central &…
12-12-2019

The Christmas Gift, Cold War and Ankica Jurić Tilić Awarded at 32nd European Film Awards

BERLIN: The Christmas Gift by Romania’s Bogdan Mureşanu was awarded the European Short Film prize, Cold War by Polish/British Pawel Pawlikowski received the People’s Choice Award and Croatia’s Ankica Jurić…
09-12-2019

Development Award for Coproductions Between Italy and the Baltics Launches Call for Entries

VILNIUS: Applications are open for the 30,000 EUR development award for coproductions between Italy and Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia. The winner will be announced at the 9th edition of the…
09-12-2019

FNE UNIC EU Policy Update 05.12.2019.

WARSAW: FNE has teamed up with the Brussels based team of the International Union of Cinemas (UNIC) to bring you regular updates on EU cinema policies that impact all industry…
06-12-2019

OPINION: FASSOO CEO William Page on Brexit and the Importance of EU for the Media Sector

William Page, CEO of Fassoo, shares his personal views as both the head of a European project and a UK citizen speaking about the impact that Brexit would have on…
05-12-2019

FNE at Venice 2019: Review: Ad Astra

VENICE: American indie filmmaker James Gray is not the first name that springs to mind when you think of a Hollywood sci-fi blockbuster, but Ad Astra, which boasts Hollywood mega-star…
03-12-2019 m

Slovak Producer Katarína Krnácová Joins EFP Shooting Stars Jury

HAMBURG: Award-winning Slovak producer Katarína Krnácová has been selected for the jury of the 23rd edition of European Film Promotion’s European Shooting Stars 2020.
29-11-2019

God Exists, Her Name is Petrunya Wins 2019 LUX Film Prize

STRASBOURG: The European Parliament has awarded the 2019 LUX Film Prize Award to God Exists, Her Name is Petrunya by Macedonian director Teona Struga Mitevska. The award was presented at…
28-11-2019

FNE AV Innovation: Velvet Icons Productions A Film Studio For The Digital Era

We have asked Sten-Kristian Saluveer, founder and CEO of Storytek Creative Hub, to introduce some of the hottest new projects from Storytek, so that FNE readers have the chance to…
27-11-2019

Croatian Ankica Jurić Tilić to Receive Eurimages Co-production Award

STRASBOURG: The Croatian producer Ankica Jurić Tilić will be given the Eurimages Co-production Award at the European Film Awards ceremony on Saturday, 7 December, in Berlin.
27-11-2019

FNE UNIC EU Policy Update

WARSAW: FNE has teamed up with the Brussels based team of the International Union of Cinemas (UNIC) to bring you regular updates on EU cinema policies that impact all industry…
25-11-2019

LOCATION: Chateau de Beduer, SW France

Set in the unspoilt countryside of Southwest France, the medieval 12-bedroom Chateau de Beduer offers a near-perfect location for productions, both drama and commercial. The unspoilt countryside and nearby medieval…
25-11-2019

European Cultural Organisations Support Creative Europe Programme's Proposed Budget

BRUSSELS: A group of 90 organisations from Europe’s cultural and creative sectors have signed an open letter in support of the 2021-2027 proposal for the Creative Europe Programme.
22-11-2019

FNE AV Innovation: Fienta: Fair, Honest, Efficient Ticketing and Event Management

We have asked Sten-Kristian Saluveer, founder and CEO of Storytek Creative Hub, to introduce some of the hottest new projects from Storytek, so that FNE readers have the chance to…
20-11-2019

North Macedonia, Slovenia, Belgium, Croatia and Poland Score With Awards at Etoiles et Toiles du Cinema Europeen

STRASBOURG: Two of the three awards distributed at the closing of Etoiles et Toiles du Cinema Europeen on 13 November 2019 went to films from CEE territories.
14-11-2019

FNE at connecting cottbus 2019 WIP Projects: Between Two Dawns

COTTBUS: Romanian producer Oana Giurgiu is coproducing Between Two Dawns, a contemporary drama set in Turkey, written and directed by Selman Nacar. The film was presented at the connecting cottbus…
13-11-2019

FNE AV Innovation: Zelos Activates Film Festival Volunteers

We have asked Sten-Kristian Saluveer, founder and CEO of Storytek Creative Hub, to introduce some of the hottest new projects from Storytek, so that FNE readers have the chance to…
12-11-2019

FNE at connecting cottbus 2019: Wet Monday

COTTBUS: The Polish film Wet Monday, the feature film debut of Justyna Mytnik, aspires to take the subject of a teenage girl dealing with the trauma of a past rape…
12-11-2019