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Elephant Eye Films Feted At Festroia

Seven Films From New York Based Distributor To Be Showcased The New York-based production and distribution company Elephant Eye Films will be feted with a special at FESTROIA—The International Film Festival of Setubal, the oldest and largest film event in … Continue reading

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Michael Madsen Feted At Festroia

In its 25 year history, FESTROIA has welcomed such luminaries as Lauren Bacall, Robert Mitchum, Kirk Douglas, Dennis Hopper, Christopher Walken, Jane Russell, Ben Gazarra and Mickey Rooney. This year, career achievement honors went to American actor Michael Madsen, who was in Portugal to receive his prize. … Continue reading

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Spotlight On Debut Directors At Festroia

One of the three prestigious film competitions at FESTROIA, the Portugese festival which is nearing its mid-point, is the Primerias Obras/First Works section. This has always been a program that has attracted interested from the attending industry and public, because it … Continue reading

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A Showcase Of New Czech Cinema

Each year, FESTROIA shines its spotlight on a different film producing country. This year, it is the turn of the Czech Republic, which has been at the forefront of international filmmaking since its celebrated heyday in the 1960s. One of … Continue reading

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Eight American And Canadian Films Compete At 25th Edition of Troia International Film Festival

  Eight celebrated American and Canadian feature films by emerging filmmakers that were first showcased at such prestigious film events as Sundance, Tribeca, Rotterdam and Toronto, will compete in the North American Independents Competition of the 25th edition of FESTROIA: The Troia International Film Festival. The Festival, the oldest … Continue reading

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