Festivals

SCI-FI-London Film Festival

London – “The way I like to sell the SCI-FI-London Film Festival: ‘You get a pizza, you get a beer. And I’ve got these VHS tapes. My house at 9:00 PM. We’re going to have a party and watch this … Continue reading

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CinemaCon 2014

CinemaCon is the official Convention of The National Association of Theater Owners (NATO). It was formerly known as Show West but changed its name five years ago. It meets every Spring in Las Vegas at The Caesars Palace Hotel and … Continue reading

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New York: Winter Film Awards 2014

Focusing on independent and arts-oriented productions the Winter Film Awards presented its third edition from February 26 to March 1st, surviving the first three years during which many new festivals fade away. As Stephen Follows pointed out a third of … Continue reading

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Beki Probst: 2014 European Film Market Remarks

Beki Probst is the Director of the European Film, Market Claus Mueller: You noted several years ago that too many films are produced. At the changing market panel I mentioned the overproduction issue because some panelists seem to encourage more … Continue reading

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2014 Tribeca Film Festival Announces Heineken Audience Award Winners

New York, NY [April 26, 2014] – The 2014 Tribeca Film Festival (TFF), presented by AT&T, announced the winners of the two Heineken Audience Awards tonight at the wrap party in New York City. Two awards – one for narrative … Continue reading

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New York: First Time Fest April 3-7, 2014

A rapidly growing number of films resulting from new low cost production technologies and the rising number of young filmmakers have made the identification and subsequent exposure of outstanding independent films and their release on different platforms problematic. As members … Continue reading

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New York: New Directors / New Films, March 19-30, 2014

Now in its 43nd year, the renowned New Directors/New Films festival, presented jointly by The Museum of Modern Art and the Film Society of Lincoln Center, introduces New York audiences to the work of emerging or not-yet-established filmmakers from around the … Continue reading

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Knoxville Film & Music Festival Announces Vastly Expanded Student Offerings

KNOXVILLE, TENN. — April 10, 2014 — This year marks the second year for The Knoxville Film & Music Festival and the fifth year for the Knoxville 24 Hour Film Festival, events that drew 5,400 people to downtown Knoxville last … Continue reading

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2014 Tribeca Film Festival Announces World Narrative & Documentary Competition Selections, Plus Viewpoints Titles

New York, NY [March 4, 2014] – The 2014 Tribeca Film Festival (TFF), presented by AT&T, today announced the World Narrative and Documentary Competition film selections, along with selections for the out-of-competition Viewpoints section which highlights unique, personal stories and … Continue reading

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Berlin Film Festival Winners

Diao Yinan’s “Black Coal, Thin Ice” (Bai Ri Yan Huo) took home the Golden Bear  at the Berlin International Film Festival. A jury led by James Schamus decided the prizes, giving Richard Linklater’s “Boyhood” the Silver Bear for best director, … Continue reading

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