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Submit your work to the inaugural World Trailer Awards

Honouring the world's best creatives marketing the world's best entertainment. The World Trailer Awards are open for entry and will honour outstanding entertainment marketing across Cinema, TV (Broadcast & Cable), Gaming, Podcast & Radio, Streaming Services and Social Media. For more information and to enter: www.worldtrailerawards.net To be eligible for entry in the 2022 World Trailer Awards (Awards), the Work being submitted must have been made available to t...

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The Bulletin Board ANNOUNCEMENTS / CALL FOR ENTRIES recommended by filmfestivals.com: BE ON IT!     NYC Independent Film Festival (June 12-19, 2022) August 31, 2021 Earlybird Deadline November 30, 2021 Regular Deadline January 15, 2022 Late Deadline February 15, 2022 Extended Deadline New York City Independent Film Festival (NYCIn...

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    We, at filmfestivals.com, are extremely proud of our relationships and partnerships with these amazing film events: AFM, Venice Production Bridge, Tallinn Black Nights International Film Festival, Industry@Tallinn,  FestForums Santa Barbara, FestForums New York, Montreal International Animation Film Festival - Animaze, WoFF Glasgow, UNAFF, Bridges Festival, Bahamas Int Film Festival, Houston WorldFest, Fa...

24th Annual Dances With Films Festival by Robin Menken

  Dances With Films, LA's independent film festival ran from August 26 to September 12 at the TCL Chinese Theatres.   Founded by Leslee Scallon and Michael Trent, Dances With Films has been recognized by USA TODAY readers as a TOP 10 North American Film Festival and has repeatedly hit the TOP 10 on FilmFreeway's Review List of more than 8,000 film festivals worldwide.    The entertaining "Voodoo Macbeth", produced by a collective of ...

20th edition of Industry@Tallinn & Baltic Event focuses on sustainability and the future of filmmaking

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  The growing business platform and trade fair in Northern Europe for audiovisual industry professionals Industry@Tallinn & Baltic Event celebrates its 20th edition with a seven-day summit in Tallinn, accessible also online, focusing on hot topics such as green production and sustainability in the film industry. Marge Liiske, the head of Industry@Tallinn& Baltic Event comments that even though 20 years has given the team a great deal of experience and the summit has established a ...

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Over 300 Films Selected For The 17th Annual Oscar-Qualifying® HollyShorts Film Festival

  The Hybrid Celebration will take place September 23-October 1, 2021 The Oscar® Qualifying HOLLYSHORTS FILM FESTIVAL is back and ready for its close up. After a year of virtual screenings, panels, and endless Zoom meetings, the world’s largest short film festival will host its first ever hybrid event from September 23-October 1, 2021. The organizers behind HollyShorts are thrilled to announce over 300 out of 5,000 submissions made the cut and are invited to screen at the 17th e...

Europe Film Festival U.K.

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Europe Film Festival U.K. (EFFUK) is a reputable monthly competition and annual online film festival based in one of the elegant cities in the world, London in 2020-2021.   Europe Film Festival U.K. (EFFUK) is an IMDb eligible festival.   The festival will be done periodically, every 45 days, it has a loop.   Website: https://europefilmfestival.com/ Submission: https://filmfreeway.com/EuropeFilmFestival   AWARDS - FEATU...

Partner festivals calling this month: September 2021

  Dear filmmakers friends do not miss these Festivals in Focus.     Bruno Chatelin and the Filmfestivals.com Team wish you much success on the festival circuit  Read this online         FOLLOW US ON THE SOCIAL NETWORKS:                    ____________________________________________________ Worldfest H...

San Sebastian in full gear, after a glamorous opening night

Marion Cotillard received on the festival opening (Sep 17) the first of the two Donostia Awards to be presented at San Sebastian Festival’s 69th edition. Penélope Cruz presented the honorary award to the French actress during the opening gala with the theme of the hugs interrupted by the pandemic, and which also served to remember those who have recently left us, such as the filmmaker Bertrand Tavernier and the former Festival director, Luis Gasca. “I didn’t expect...

Yelena Popovic’s ‘Man of God’ Starring Mickey Rourke, Alexander Petrov and Aris Servetalis – A Global Success Story

Just weeks since the August 26 theatrical release of Yelena Popovic’s “Man of God,” the film has reported ticket sales of over 272,000 to watch the international production, setting box office records in cinemas across Greece and Cyprus.  Starring Mickey Rourke, Alexander Petrov and Aris Servetalis, “Man of God” won its second Audience Award at the 15th Los Angeles Greek Film Festival in May, confirming that the film speaks to the he...

Porto Femme 2021 starts on September 30

  PORTO FEMME - INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2021 Porto Femme - International Film Festival is coming to Invicta city to, once more, give stage to the work made by women in the seventh Art. The festival's 4th edition takes place between the 30th of September and the 5th of October, in various places in the city of Porto, in which will be projected 135 movies, coming from more than 25 countries. Just like the three previous editions, the Porto Femme 2021 program, beyond film session...

San Diego Film Festival highlights

Opening Night Film C'MON C'MON  & Closing Night Film THE LOST DAUGHTER Gala Features Include these highly-anticipated films THE POWER OF THE DOG (Benedict Cumberbatch) SPENCER (Kristen Stewart)  BELFAST (Jamie Dornan, Caitriona Balfe) THE FRENCH DISPATCH (Frances McDormand, Adrian Brody) THE HUMANS (Amy Schumer) FLEE, PETITE MAMAN, THE BETA TEST, WORST PERSON IN THE WORLD and the NOVICE The Festival attendees will enjoy a hybrid of...

THE FESTIVAL BEAT ! Welcome to the N°980 release of our weekly newsletter

  THE FESTIVAL BEAT MAKER ! SHARING MOTION AND EMOTION SINCE 1995 ANOTHER BUSY WEEK ON THE CIRCUIT: FEEL THE BEAT? ... DO NOT MISS A BIT from Tokyo, TIFF San Sebastian and many more  ! Weekly newsletter N° 980 documenting the festivals experience, reaching over 196 000 subscribers:   Email us to be featured FOLLOW US :         Wrapped in Paris... ...

Wrapped in Paris...

Yamaha piano, the Arc de Triomphe....Everything gets wrapped in Paris, including Yael Naim 's piano right after her stunning performance at the Champs Elysées Film Festival opening (a few meters away from the monument). ...

Highlights from the 19th Annual Tallgrass Film Festival (October 20-24)

The 19th Annual Tallgrass Film Festival takes place October 20-24, 2021 in downtown Wichita, with a virtual component to follow. Grab your TALLPass now! >>   See the Line-Up Purchase Tickets & Passes ...

Double Exposure Film Festival 2021 Lineup

SONIA KENNEBECK’S UNITED STATES VS. REALITY WINNER TO OPEN THE SEVENTH EDITION OF DOUBLE EXPOSURE  THE FESTIVAL CLOSES WITH ACCEPTED, DIRECTED BY DAN CHEN   THE RESCUE, DIRECTED BY ACADEMY AWARD-WINNERS E. CHAI VASARHELYI AND JIMMY CHIN, IS THE FESTIVAL CENTERPIECE   JONAS POHER RASMUSSEN’S FLEE IS THE FESTIVAL SPOTLIGHT SCREENING   Featuring its largest slate to date, Double Exposure proudly presents 12 investigative feature films and a selection o...

Every Story solidifies TIFF's commitment to amplifying equity-seeking creators

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The newly created Every Story fund will provide ongoing resources and programming for diverse voices  The Toronto International Film Festival® today announced Every Story, a fund to support and celebrate film’s under-represented voices and audiences. This fund represents a tangible commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging in film and expands upon TIFF’s integrated initiative in support of women in film, Share Her Journey. Through this fund, TIFF is ...

The Zinemaldia + Plus focus will offer two screenings with films starring Marion Cotillard and Johnny Depp

The Zinemaldia + Plus focus will offer two screenings with films starring Marion Cotillard and Johnny Depp, recipients of the Donostia Award at the 69th edition Tabakalera’s shared screen will programme ‘Deux jours, une nuit’, by the Dardenne brothers, on September 4, and ‘Dead Man’, by Jim Jarmusch, on September 9 During the month of September, San Sebastian Festival will offer two new screenings as part of the Zinemaldia + Plus focus running on Tabakalera&rsqu...

It's Showtime @ the 14th Annual Iranian Film Festival - San Francisco

  Tickets on Sale Now! Films . Schedule/Tickets * Due to the current pandemic situation, and the safety of the attendees, the Iranian Film Festival will be VIRTUAL this year, presenting a record-breaking 60 films at its 14th annual event, September 18-19, 2021. The on-Demand option [VOD] is also available from September 20 to 26, 2021. The films range from fiction, documentary, animation, shorts, children....to m...

10th Delhi Shorts International Film Festival-2021

10th Delhi Shorts International Film Festival-2021, India   Entries Open: Shorts films, Animation, Documentaries & Music Videos.   Submission deadline: 07 Oct 2021   To submit entry visit: http://miniboxoffice.com/delhishortsinternationalfilmfestival   ...

New York AAIFF 2021

More than forty years ago Asian CineVision set up the Asian American  International film festival in 1978, the first and longest running US festival focusing on Asian American film as an instrument of social change. Embracing the online and live events hybrid format, AAIFF’s 44th edition this year from August 11 – 25 showcased international films including 13 world premieres, special presentation of five features, nine narrative features, five documentaries and a short film pr...

Milano Film Festival returns from 8 to 10 October 2021

  Here they are, again. Did you miss the festival? Save the date, Milano Film Festival will return to animate Milan with a very special edition, from 8 to 10 October 2021. "And it will be a special edition for many reasons. Special because these are special times. Special for the great energy we are spending on the preparation of this our film festival, and for the desire to stay together once again in cinemas, parks, and squares, in safety. Special because this is a &q...

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