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Poster signed by Arnold for Bruno Chatelin as a thank you token of fantastic Box Office records in France   I have been working with film festivals and helping filmmakers for the past 20 years in various capacities. There was only one big lesson I learnt in festivals: Cannes can work miracles for you, if you do the right thing with the right people : dare, work hard and be creative in each of your actions. HERE IS THE DETAILED STORY OF A 40M $ HANDSHAKE TO ME FOLLOWING OUR SUCCESS...

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Exceptional Edition of European Film Market Comes to a Successful Conclusion In the studio: AC Coppens (The Catalysts) & Dennis Ruh (EFM director) at the "EFM Industry Sessions" opening This exceptional edition of the European Film Market (EFM) at the 72nd Berlinale ended successfully yesterday, Thursday February 17. The international trading platform for audiovisual content had to be ...

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https://www.docfilmdepot.com/ WE HAVE IMAGINED A FUN, SECURE, AND WELL ADAPTED TOOL TO THE ENVIRONMENT FOR DOCUMENTARY CINEMA. Docfilmdepot is a platform that allows directors, producers and distributors of documentary films to manage their call for entries at several festivals. It allows you to create an account, to register one or more films whatever the genre to which they belong, to download the corresponding files, then to submit them to the festivals of your choice, partn...

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Submit to the 14th NYC Independent Film Festival (June 11-18, 2023)

August 31, 2022 Earlybird Deadline November 30, 2022 Regular Deadline January 15, 2023 Late Deadline February 15, 2023 Extended Deadline Website I Profile on filmfestivals.com I Facebook I Twitter I Email  contact I       Submit a Film to the 2023 New York City Independent Film Festival Us...

Dates set for Ventan Sur: November 28th and December 2nd.

Ventana Sur is the most important market for audiovisual content in Latin America, and it is a must in the schedule of distributors and buyers from the international industry. Organized by the National Institute of Cinema and Audiovisual Arts (INCAA) and the Marché du Film – Cannes Film Festival, Ventana Sur brings together all the different players from the audiovisual industry to promote international co-production, financing and distribution of Latin American content...

The Berkshire International Film Festival Wraps Sweet Sixteenth

THE BERKSHIRE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL WRAPS SWEET SIXTEENTH  PAYING TRIBUTE TO AWARD WINNING ACTOR ALFRE WOODARD, SCREENED NEARLY 80 FILMS, WITH DOZENS OF FILMMAKERS, TEA TALKS AND EVENTS!   Juried Prize and Best of Fest Audience Awards Announced!   Sunday, June 5th 2022, the Berkshire International Film Festival wrapped a spectacular festival, filled with luminaries such as Alfre Woodard, Jesse Krimes, Don Gummer, Stephen Hannock, Ka...

“Iron Chef: Quest for an Iron Legend” Attends Special Event Hosted by the Napa Valley Film Festival

Photo Credit: Kelly Sullivan/Getty   Wednesday, June 15th, The Napa Valley Film Festival celebrated the launch of the new series on Netflix “Iron Chef: Quest for an Iron Legend” with a screening of the finale episode of the eight-part series. The event took place at the Culinary Institute of America at Copia. The show chronicles the heroic quest of a challenger chef taking on five legendary Iron Chefs to be named “Iron Legend.” Followin...

“Iron Chef: Quest for an Iron Legend” Attends Special Event Hosted by the Napa Valley Film Festival

Photo Credit: Kelly Sullivan/Getty   Wednesday, June 15th, The Napa Valley Film Festival celebrated the launch of the new series on Netflix “Iron Chef: Quest for an Iron Legend” with a screening of the finale episode of the eight-part series. The event took place at the Culinary Institute of America at Copia. The show chronicles the heroic quest of a challenger chef taking on five legendary Iron Chefs to be named “Iron Legend.” Followin...

“IRON CHEF: QUEST FOR AN IRON LEGEND” Cast Is On The Menu For Special Napa Valley Film Festival Event

  WHAT: The Napa Valley Film Festival (NVFF) celebrates the launch of the new series on Netflix “Iron Chef: Quest for an Iron Legend” with a screening of the finale episode of the eight-part series chronicling the heroic quest of a challenger chef taking on five legendary chefs in their quest to be named “Iron Legend.” A Q&A will follow with chefs and hosts. A special VIP sit-down dinner by the Culinary Institute of Americ...

“IRON CHEF: QUEST FOR AN IRON LEGEND” Cast Is On The Menu For Special Napa Valley Film Festival Event

  WHAT: The Napa Valley Film Festival (NVFF) celebrates the launch of the new series on Netflix “Iron Chef: Quest for an Iron Legend” with a screening of the finale episode of the eight-part series chronicling the heroic quest of a challenger chef taking on five legendary chefs in their quest to be named “Iron Legend.” A Q&A will follow with chefs and hosts. A special VIP sit-down dinner by the Culinary Institute of Americ...

Marché du Film - Festival de Cannes memorable market edition wrap & thank you!

Thank you and see you next year! We hope you got good business, made some beautiful connections and found inspiration while you were with us at this memorable market edition! Now is the time to catch up on all the films and events you may have missed!         Cinando Catch-up Screenings ...

"Spring, seeing Hong Kong again", film review by Emmanuel Itier

SPRING: SEEING HONG KONG AGAIN A review by Emmanuel ITIER In this short documentary of 27 minutes, French filmmaker Benoît Lelievre (“Le miroir d’Alice”, “À ton image”) awakens, in the moment of "spring", the notion of community and warmth in a covid-hit huge city like Hong Kong. Sit down, remain calm, open your senses, and let the spectacle unfold.   Through some aerial cinematography and a poetic approach we encounter several char...

VIDEO Cannes XR | 2022 Cannes XR x VeeR Future Award Jury

A warm thank you goes out to our 2022 jury panel who brought their professional perspectives to the judging process of this year’s Cannes XR x VeeR Future Award!   “It’s been a privilege and a unique experience to immerse myself in this new art form,” said jury member Zhang Ziyi (Actress & Former Festival de Cannes Jury Member). “Virtual reality allows us to step right into the narrative. I was able to interact with the characters and, sometimes...

VIDEO Marché du Film 2022 | Conference Spotlight

Times are changing, the industry is evolving, and the Marché du Film is here to help you navigate through it all! See what’s trending with this recap spotlighting some of the most inspiring conferences at #MDF22…   ...

Arianna Veronesi’s Glaistig to Have Cannes Short Film Corner Premiere on Thursday, May 26, 2022 at 1:30 PM in Palias H

Actress/Writer/Producer Arianna Veronesi’s Glaistig to Have Cannes Short Film Corner Premiere on Thursday, May 26, 2022 at 1:30 PM in Palias H Veronesi Named Best Actress at French Riviera Film Festival on May 21st Photo by Erick Seban-Meyer On the heels of winning the Best Actress Award at the fourth annual French Riviera Film Festival, Italian actress/writer/producer/dancer Arianna Veronesi will present her award-winning short Glaistig, as part of the Cannes Short Film Corner at a s...

VIDEO Highlights/ Marché du Film 2022 | DAY 3 | 19 May 2022

From covering virtual production and cinematic sensory experiences to celebrating the doc community in Cannes, Day 3 of #MDF22 rightly confirms our dear friend Didier Alloch's statement that the #MarcheDuFilm is “open to EVERYTHING that is #cinema!” See the highlights!     ...

VIDEO highlights Marché du Film 2022 | DAY 2 | 18 May 2022

  9 mai 2022 Day 2 of #MDF22 was a special one as we put the spotlight on #India, our first-ever Country of Honour, from the inauguration of the India Pavilion to the Opening Night on the Plage Majestic… 75 years of Cannes + 75 years of Indian independence = a magical celebration! ...

Planet of The Apes 4 Could Start Shooting in The Fall

Still from 'War for the Planet of the Apes' (2017).20th Century Fox 20th Century Studios president, Steven Asbell has said that the script for the fourth movie in the Planet of The Apes film series is coming close to completion. He has indicated that this could mean that filming starts in the fall of 2022.   It may come as a surprise to Planet of The Apes audiences that there is going to be another film as the movies seemed to have reached a conclusion in War for The Plan...

"Film Market" of Maeya Culture Exchange Group

Since its inception, Maeya Culture Exchange Group has always been committed to building a platform for international high-end cultural communication. Its three annual film festival projects have been established for nearly 20 years. Universe Multicultural Film Festival, San Diego International Kids’ Film Festival, and Epic ACG Fest have all made remarkable achievements in their respective industries and become the leading event brands and industry benchmarks in the industry. Every April,...

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