Film
Main line-up at Berlin film festival
Golden Globe für Fatih Akins "Aus dem Nichts": Rache ist nichts Ethnisches
McDonagh closes London Film Festival with revenge comedy
Reykjavik International Film Festival kicks off on Thursday
'Indu Sarkar' to be screened at 4th Indian Film Festival in Russia
The Latest: Director Maoz defends film from Israeli critics
Tickets go on sale for the 68th Berlin Film Festival
2018-02-17 13:05:45 (12 Feb 2018) TICKETS GO ON SALE FOR THE 68TH BERLIN FILM FESTIVAL Ticket sales and merchandise for the 68th Berlin Film Festival went on sale on Monday morning (12 FEB. 2018). Film fans queued at the Potsdamer Platz Arkaden for screening tickets for the festival, which kicks off on Thursday 15. This year's event will open with the world premiere of Wes Anderson's new animated film, "Isle of Dogs," which features the voices of Edward Norton, Bill Murray, Scarlett Johansson and Tilda Swinton among others. German director Tom Tykwer will head the jury at this year's event, which runs through until February 25   Read More ...
LA Drone Film Festival winners raise the bar for drone cinematography
2018-02-07 05:37:44 The Los Angeles Drone Film Festival, which is celebrates the art of drone cinematography, has concluded and the winners announced. Although drones are still a relatively new addition to the world of filmmaking, the festival has attracted a pretty stunning collection of super-short films and it's awesome to see the creative ways these unmanned aircraft are being used. Let's dive in   Read More ...
Main line-up at Berlin film festival
2018-02-06 21:02:18 BERLIN (AFP) - The 68th Berlinale, Europe's first major film festival of the year, opens February 15 with 24 new movies from around the world screening in the main showcase. Nineteen pictures will vie for the Golden Bear top prize at the event which runs to February 25, with a jury led by German director Tom Tykwer ("Run Lola Run", "Babylon Berlin") selecting the best film   Read More ...
Jane Fonda, Common, Tessa Thompson lead women's march rally at Sundance Film Festival
2018-01-26 04:04:52 (21 Jan 2018) JANE FONDA LEADS SUNDANCE WOMEN'S MARCH Jane Fonda, Tessa Thompson, Common and Gloria Allred spoke at a snowy rally Saturday (20 JANUARY) in Park City, Utah, where the annual Sundance Film Festival is in full swing. "We're still marching. We're still protesting. But now we have to also organize!" Fonda told hundreds of Sundance attendees and local residents at a city park. Allred led the crowd in a chant of "Resist! Insist! Persist! Elect!" while Common rapped two verses from a new song he'd written, called "The Day the Women Took Over." "Mr. Trump and all those like him, your time in power may not yet be up, but our time to stay silent is," said Thompson, who starred in Marvel's recent "Thor: Ragnarok   Read More ...
Mountain town of Park City, Utah prepares for start of Sundance Film Festival
2018-01-23 04:04:54 (18 Jan 2018) MOUNTAIN TOWN OF PARK CITY PREPARES FOR SUNDANCE FESTIVAL The mountain ski resort town of Park City, Utah is preparing for an influx of visitors from the independent film world as the Sundance Film Festival kicks off on Thursday (18 JANUARY). More than 110 feature films are set to premiere at the festival, which will kick off with a press conference and premieres Thursday and runs through 28 January. Among the movies on tap: documentaries about Robin Williams, Gloria Allred and Ruth Bader Ginsberg, a Lizzie Borden film with Kristen Stewart and Debra Granik's long-awaited follow up to "Winter's Bone   Read More ...
Golden Globe für Fatih Akins "Aus dem Nichts": Rache ist nichts Ethnisches
2018-01-08 13:41:11 Gesellschaft Golden Globe für Fatih Akins "Aus dem Nichts": Rache ist nichts Ethnisches Das Küsschen hat er sich verdient: Fatih Akin (R) mit der Hauptdarstellerin seines Films Diane Kruger. Riesenerfolg für das NSU-Drama "Aus dem Nichts" von Fatih Akin: Der Film setzte sich gegen starke Konkurrenz durch und gewann den Golden Globe als bester Auslandsfilm. Damit ist Akin der dritte deutsche Regisseur, dem diese Ehre zuteil wird   Read More ...
A look back at 2017 in film
2017-12-22 17:45:07 2017 was a good year for cinema: major blockbusters, lots of superheroes but also hugely successful films ‘made in Europe’. Let’s take a look back at the highlights of the major European film festivals, and one of the strangest Oscar moments in the history of Hollywood. Berlinale kicks off film fest year. The film festival year kicks off with the Berlinale in February   Read More ...
Wim Wenders, chantre du cinéma européen - cinema
2017-12-14 20:02:56 _Wim Wenders est l'un des réalisateurs et producteurs de films européens les plus emblématiques. Ses films comme "Paris Texas" ou "Les ailes du désir", ont remporté de nombreux prix prestigieux dans des festivals internationaux. Il a été nominé 3 fois aux Oscars pour plusieurs de ses documentaires dont, "Buena vista social club". Le réalisateur allemand est aussi le président de "l'Académie européenne du cinéma":https://www.europeanfilmacademy.org/ qui organise chaque année le prix du cinéma eur…LIRE L’ARTICLE: http://fr.euronews.com/2017/12/14/wim...Aujourd'hui dans l'actualité : les titres en vidéo https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list...euronews : la chaîne d'information la plus regardée en Europe.Abonnez-vous ! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_c...euronews est disponible en 13 langues: https://www.youtube.com/user/euronews...En français : Site internet : http://fr   Read More ...
'The Square' wins big at European Film Awards
2017-12-11 21:16:23 Swedish comedy "The Square" has swept this year's European Film Awards, winning six prizes, including for best film, director and screenwriter. Ruben Ostlund's film already took the Cannes Film Festival's coveted Palme d'Or earlier this year, raising hopes it might be a contender at the upcoming Oscars. Claes Bang, who plays a museum director whose life goes awry in the film, received the best actor award at the ceremony in Berlin late Saturday   Read More ...
Torino Film Festival launches with "Finding Your Feet"
2017-11-25 13:45:05 After ten years away, the Torino Film Festival has returned to its original home of la Mole Antonelliana and began with the world premiere of Richard Loncraine’s "Finding Your Feet." "It's a story about the fact that when you get to be an old person, like I am, lifely hopefully doesn't stop," says Loncraine. "That you can change. That you can start again   Read More ...
Thessaloniki's 58th Film Festival - cinema
2017-11-14 14:02:42 *Eleven days full of cinema* The 58th Thessaloniki International Film Festival hosted 183 films from 58 countries. There were also masterclasses, special events and many tributes. *“The Square”* The festival hosted a tribute to Ruben Östlund, who won the Golden Palm in Cannes this year with “The Square”. The film focuses on Christian, a contemporary art curator who tries to find balance between his duties as a divorced family man and noble citizen. When someone steals his mobile phone and … READ MORE : What are the top stories today? Click to watch: euronews: the most watched news channel in   Read More ...
McDonagh closes London Film Festival with revenge comedy
2017-10-16 22:19:34 The 61st BFI London Film Festival has closed with the latest movie from writer-director Martin McDonagh, “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri”. Frances McDormand stars in an Oscar-tipped role, and McDonagh said he was happy to close a festival dogged by the Weinstein affair with a story with a woman at its heart. The film enjoys an extremely strong cast to whip up an ink-black revenge comedy   Read More ...
Burgemeester opent Star Wars Identities
2017-09-30 14:37:48 Burgemeester Jan van Zanen heeft vandaag officieel Star Wars Identities: The Exhibition geopend. De burgervader van Utrecht werd in bioscoop Pathé CineMec omringd door tientallen fans, die zich volledig hadden verkleed en uitgedost als personages uit de sci-fi films.   Read More ...
Hier defilieren Stars und Sternchen am Zurich Film Festival
2017-09-28 22:08:56 BERNE - Das Zurich Film Festival eröffnete am Donnerstag feierlich. Im Eröffnungsfilm spielt der legendäre Tennisspieler John McEnroe eine tragende Rolle. McEnroe ist berühmt für seine Ausraster und zerbrochenen Tennisschläger. Grund genug die Promis beim grossen Schaulaufen zu fragen, wann sie das letzte Mal so richtig durch die Decke gegangen sind.   Read More ...
Zurich Film Festival: Feierlicher Aufschlag mit "Borg/McEnroe"
2017-09-28 21:07:33 ZÜRICH - In Anwesenheit von Prominenz aus Kultur, Politik und Wirtschaft hat am Donnerstagabend das 13. Zurich Film Festival (ZFF) begonnen. Gestartet wurde mit der Erstaufführung eines Tennisfilms im deutschen Sprachraum.   Read More ...
Damian Lewis films for series three of Billions
2017-09-28 12:43:11   Read More ...
Reykjavik International Film Festival kicks off on Thursday
2017-09-28 12:13:36 RIFF, the Reykjavík International Film Festival is held from 28th of September to 8th of October. This will be the 14th festival in the series, which has been a part of the cultural life of Icelanders since 2004. It is worth noting that in 2017 the festival was nominated for one of Reykjavík's official city festivals, which is particularly pleasing and well deserved   Read More ...
13. Zurich Film Festival eröffnet mit Tennisfilm Nummer eins
2017-09-28 12:07:33 ZÜRICH - In Anwesenheit von Bundespräsidentin Doris Leuthard und den Machern des Eröffnungsfilms "Borg/McEnroe" wird heute Abend im Zürcher Kino Corso das 13. Zurich Film Festival (ZFF) eröffnet. Zum Abschluss am 8. Oktober wird erneut ein Tennisfilm zu sehen sein.   Read More ...
Juliette Binoche : 1 actrice, 8 films, 3 langues
2017-09-26 17:36:38 Juliette Binoche est sans conteste l’une des actrices les plus douées de sa génération. N’en finissant pas de collectionner les prix aux quatre coins du monde, oscar, césar, prix d’interprétation à Cannes, Venise, Berlin etc., l’actrice française s’est construite une filmographie engagée, universelle, amoureuse et féministe. La preuve avec un court extrait de ses apparitions les plus célèbres. «   Read More ...
'Indu Sarkar' to be screened at 4th Indian Film Festival in Russia
2017-09-26 08:45:48 National award winning filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar's Indu Sarkar, which hit theatres on July 28 of this year, will be screened at KARO cinema in Moscow, Russia with Russian subtitles. On the occasion of the opening ceremony of the fourth Indian Film Festival of Russia, Bhandarkar along with veteran actress Hema Malini, will be felicitated for their contribution to Indian cinema and their popularity in Russia   Read More ...
Soldiers who lost arms or legs appear in war films to lend realism to scenes
2017-09-23 21:33:22 Amputee ex-soldiers who served on the front line are reporting for duty again – as extras in war films. Blockbuster movies such as Dunkirk and Fury added gritty realism by using heroes who lost limbs as battle casualties. Several appeared together as wounded WW1 soldiers in Wonder Woman while some have also featured in TV shows like Poldark and Broadchurch   Read More ...
‘Purgatoryo’ goes to Europe
2017-09-23 20:14:42 Roderick Cabrido’s “Purgatoryo” was invited to four film festivals in Europe recently. First stop for the QCinema movie was the 14th Jameson CineFest Miskolc International Film Festival, which ran until Sept. 17 in Hungary. The Miskolc fest aims “to bring the freshest and most outstanding” films to Central Europe. Cabrido’s film was also part of the Next Door section of the 22nd Split International Festival of New Film, held recently in Croatia   Read More ...
Game of Thrones' Ellie Kendrick wants to open up 'closed shop' film industry
2017-09-21 07:02:24 After starring in Game of Thrones and a string of indie films, Ellie Kendrick is one of British acting's rising stars. She's also doing her bit to give underrepresented young talent a leg up. It's not what you know, it's who you know - and that's particularly true in the film and TV industries, according to Kendrick. When it comes to going to drama school or funding your first short film, it's also about how much money you've got   Read More ...
Utrecht tien dagen lang in teken van films
2017-09-20 07:38:51 UTRECHT - Het Nederlands Film Festival gaat woensdag van start. De vertoning van de epische tragikomedie Tulipani van de met een Oscar bekroonde regisseur Mike van Diem vormt de aftrap van tien dagen vol films, workshops, talkshows en andere evenementen in de domstad.   Read More ...
Utrecht telt af naar Nederlands Film Festival
2017-09-15 17:04:34 De 37e editie van het Nederlands Film Festival begint woensdag met de openingsfilm Tulipani van regisseur Mike van Diem. Tulipani is een tragikomedie over een Zeeuwse boer die na de watersnoodramp van 1953 naar Zuid-Italië fietst. Tijdens de aankomende festivaleditie zijn in totaal 42 speelfilms, 97 documentaires, 100 korte films, 22 televisiedrama’s, 16 videoclips en 13 interactieve projecten te zien, waarvan er 96 in première gaan   Read More ...
13. Zurich Film Festival: Ein Festival zwischen zwei Tennisspielen
2017-09-14 14:08:39 160 Filme in elf Tagen: Zwei Wochen vor Festivalstart haben die Co-Direktoren Nadja Schildknecht und Karl Spoerri an einer Medienkonferenz Details zum 13. Zurich Film Festival verkündet.   Read More ...
Caixa Cultural Promotes Contemporary Russian Film Exhibit in Rio
2017-09-14 00:12:15 By Beatriz Miranda, Contributing Reporter. RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Starting from next Tuesday, September 19th, Caixa Cultural, in Centro, will promote the festival “Rússia: um quarto de século através do cinema” (Russia: A Quarter of Century Through Cinema). Until October 1st, the exhibit brings sixteen films produced in the last 25 years that portray the post-soviet reality in Russia. The festival will present a variety of works by renowned Russian filmmakers, including productions that have participated in Cannes‘ last edition   Read More ...
Oscars 2018. Découvrez les trois films français présélectionnés
2017-09-12 20:05:22 "120 battements par minute", Grand prix du dernier festival de Cannes, "Le Redoutable", également en compétition, et "Barbara", lauréat du prix Un certain regard, ont été présélectionnés pour représenter la France aux Oscars, le 4 mars 2018. seul de ces trois films, qui ont été dévoilés lors du festival de Cannes, sera retenu mardi prochain par la commission idoine, après audition du producteur et du vendeur international de chaque œuvre   Read More ...
Kourtney Kardashian films KUWTK in a pair of ripped jeans
2017-09-12 04:11:29   Read More ...
Cine Joia Screens Rare French Films Until this Wednesday in Rio
2017-09-12 00:09:37 By Beatriz Miranda, Contributing Reporter. RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – From August 31st to this Wednesday, September 13th, the Cine Joia movie theater, in Copacabana, hosts the “Mostra Raridades do Cinema Francês” (Rarities of French Cinema Exhibit). The first edition of the event brings eight independent French movies released in the last six years. Varying from comedy to drama, all of the exhibited productions have been directed by French filmmakers, and most of them have never been seen by the Brazilian audience   Read More ...
Inbetweeners star Joe Thomas films new movie in underwear
2017-09-10 03:06:27   Read More ...
The Latest: Director Maoz defends film from Israeli critics
2017-09-09 23:34:50 VENICE, Italy (AP) — The Latest on the Venice Film Festival (all times local): Israeli director Samuel Maoz has defended his Venice Film Festival prize-winner "Foxtrot" after criticism from some in his homeland. Maoz's film, a compelling study of trauma and grief, won the festival's second-place Grand Jury Prize on Saturday. Some in Israel have condemned the film because it is critical of the Israeli army, the country's most respected institution   Read More ...
The Latest: Director Maoz defends film from Israeli critics
2017-09-09 23:09:48 VENICE, Italy (AP) — The Latest on the Venice Film Festival (all times local): Israeli director Samuel Maoz has defended his Venice Film Festival prize-winner "Foxtrot" after criticism from some in his homeland. Maoz's film, a compelling study of trauma and grief, won the festival's second-place Grand Jury Prize on Saturday. Some in Israel have condemned the film because it is critical of the Israeli army, the country's most respected institution   Read More ...
The Latest: Del Toro: Venice win vindicates sci-fi genres
2017-09-09 22:41:39 VENICE, Italy (AP) — The Latest on the Venice Film Festival (all times local): Director Guillermo del Toro says his Venice Film Festival victory is a vindication of monster movies, science-fiction movies and other sometimes-derided cinema genres. Del Toro won the festival's Golden Lion top prize on Saturday for his monster movie "The Shape of Water" — a rare victory at a top cinema festival for a fantasy film   Read More ...
New film starring Jim Caviezel, James Faulkner and Olivier Martinez to be shot in Malta
2017-09-09 20:00:33 Photo: Variety/Affirm Films James Faulkner, Jim Caviezel, Olivier Martinez, Joanne Whalley, and John Lynch are starring in historical drama “Paul, Apostle of Christ” with shooting starting in Malta, Variety has revealed. According to Variety, the film is being produced by Sony through its faith-based Affirm Films label and directed by Andrew Hyatt from his own screenplay. Producers are David Zelon (“Soul Surfer”) and T   Read More ...
Tallia Storm goes for glamour as she films new music video
2017-09-08 16:10:09   Read More ...
Money spent on TV and film production hits record high
2017-09-08 14:35:44 A record £69.4m was spent on producing films and TV programmes in Scotland last year, according to new figures. Creative Scotland said productions like T2 Trainspotting and Outlander were behind the increase. They were among projects that boosted spending by 30% on the 2015, when £52.7m was spent north of the border. Culture Secretary Fiona Hyslop said the figures proved that the Scottish film and TV industry was "stronger than ever"   Read More ...
Eden Cinemas presents: Love to Paradise, filmed in Malta
2017-09-08 10:00:19 Love to Paradise starring Myko Olivier and Marysia S. Peres, directed by Julian Galea Malta has become one of Europe’s most popular television and film locations and was dubbed “the Mediterranean’s mini-Hollywood” by the London times. Films such as Gladiator, Troy, Munich and The Count of Monte Cristo have all been filmed either wholly or partially on the island; directed by renowned directors such as Steven Spielberg and Guy Ritchie   Read More ...
Cinema isles: Fourth year of Hebridean film festival
2017-09-08 05:33:43 The Hebrides International Film Festival (HIFF) is set to be held for the fourth year later this month. Screenings will be held in venues across Lewis, Harris, Uist and Barra from 13 to 16 September. The festival's guests will include LA-based director Delila Vallot, Oslo screenwriter Torfinn Inverson and Justin Oakey, an award-winning director of short films. HIFF's Muriel Ann Macleod said this year's festival would have a "pretty strong environmental punch" with films such as Chasing Coral, An Inconvenient Sequel, White Waves and Tawai-a voice from the Forest   Read More ...
TIFF 2017: Borg/McEnroe opens Toronto film festival
2017-09-08 03:34:02 This year's Toronto Film Festival has officially opened - with tennis drama Borg/McEnroe kicking off proceedings. The film tells the story of the famous Wimbledon men's final of 1980, and stars Shia LaBeouf and Sverrir Gudnason as McEnroe and Borg respectively. Welsh actor Scott Arthur, who plays McEnroe's tennis partner Peter Fleming in the film, described the pair's duel as the "perfect rivalry"   Read More ...