Who would have suspected back in the 1970s that the scruffy and rebellious young Spaniard — director of immoral movies, with as many fans as critics — would become world famous, with two Oscars, two Golden Globes, nine Goyas, a retrospective at MoMA, an honorary membership in the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and a juror’s seat at the Cannes Film Festival in 2017? Continue reading Coral Gables Art Cinema to Celebrate Spanish Filmmaker Pedro Almodóvar
The highly anticipated World Premiere and Official Launch of Frances-Anne Solomon’s feature film, “Hero: Inspired by The Extraordinary Life and Times of Mr. Ulric Cross,” will be as the Opening Film at Trinidad and Tobago’s prestigious Film Festival, on September 18, 2018 at NAPA, in Port of Spain, Trinidad. Continue reading HERO Returns Home as Opening Film at the Trinidad and Tobago Film Festival
MYArt Film Festival in the Italian city of in Calabria has honored the Fujairah Social and Cultural Association, by awarding it the “Golden Shield,” in appreciation of its participation in the festival’s first edition, which was held between 8th and 11th July. Continue reading MYArt Film Festival in Italy Honors Fujairah Social and Cultural Association
AFF launches the “Filipino Short Film Database” (FSFD) a website dedicated exclusively to short films.
We continue to support Filipino productions in every way we can. This time we decided to create the first public, free, non-commercial website about short films. The FSFD will host information about films, directors and Film Festivals with the objective of promoting young directors not only in the Philippines but also around the world. FSFD will also let users watch short films for FREE only when directors allow it.
So far we indexed over 1,000 titles from 642 filmmakers and 21 Film Festivals. We are also making individual profiles for each short film when we can including more information about the productions. Read More via AsianFilmFestivals.com.
The Greek islands of Patmos and Paros are getting ready for a 12-day feast of summer cinema as the Aegean Film Festival returns on Tuesday. Continue reading Greek Islands Get Ready for Aegean Film Festival
Phyllis Wolf’s goal for the fifth annual Jewish Film Festival is to find movies that celebrate the diversity of Jewish culture. Continue reading Fifth Jewish Film Festival Marks 70th Anniversary Of Israel’s Founding
Officials from Rwanda and China are forging common grounds to promote the arts and creative industries in their respective countries. Continue reading Rwanda-China In A New Drive To Promote Film Industry