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Latest in Tag: film festival
Anniversary edition was shaped by restrictions, perseverance, and innovation, says festival
The nomination reflects the success and achievements of Sudanese cinema and film production, the festival said.
The LAFF management said that, in addition to celebrating Yousry, it will also dedicate this edition to the late Egyptian actor Mahmoud Yassin, Moroccan filmmaker and author Noureddine Saïl, and Sudanese actor Al-Hadi Al-Siddiq.
The key design for the 71st Berlinale has now been set, the festival announced on Friday, as it gears up for its forthcoming edition.
Festival will have seven juries overseeing various sections
Festival hands out several awards, including Golden Stars, with Cinema for Humanity Audience Award going to 200 Meters by Ameen Nayfeh
Launched in 2020, festival aims to recruit new generation of film, video innovators to champion global health issues
The festival aims to improve access and taste in films, and facilitate meetings between professionals. It also looks to promote the film industry in Egypt by building bridges between those working in the field of cinema that are of different cultures.
In consultation with Italian authorities, there are new health and safety measures in place
In addition to film screenings, the festival aims to include innovative ways of connecting with filmmakers and audiences online, despite the challenges posed by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).
There will be dedicated space in the 2021 festival to celebrate films whose premieres were not able to take place in 2020
Andrea Segre’s documentary Molecole will be pre-opening film of festival
The Open Doors section of the Swiss film festival aims to foster the development of a collaborative, independent local film scene in the areas of the world it covers.
Festival will physically take place after Italy announced cancellation of several lockdown measures
‘Photocopy’ is Egypt’s only entrant at festival which will take place in Seoul later this month
The festival’s management announced on Monday that its fourth edition will take place on 23 October, instead of 24 September as previously planned.
TIFF vows re-imagined festival to feature new films, talks, interactive experiences
International festival will see over 35 countries represented
A total of 107 features and shorts will screen in the festival.
Actress Viola Davis to receive the lifetime achievement award, while Cristina Comencini’s Tornare to be the closing film of the festival
The film stars Daniel Craig, Chris Evans, Ana De Armas, Jamie Lee Curtis, Toni Colette, Katherine Langford, and Christopher Plummer.
Number of 229 feature films from world’s greatest filmmakers, emerging talent will be screened
The film will screen on 6 September and will have reruns on 7 September.
Film is Egypt’s 1st animated feature
Restored copy of film-scandal to be screened in Sala Darsena
The film’s European premiere will be on Wednesday, 2 October at Odeon Luxe, Leicester Square. This fresh take on the classic novel of Charles Dickens boasts a stellar British cast, led by Patel, Tilda Swinton, Hugh Laurie, Peter Capaldi, Ben Whishaw, Paul Whitehouse, and Gwendoline Christie
More than 500 filmmakers were in attendance this year to support their films with over 800 press and industry delegates and 270 youth delegates also present.
Festival also announced other features of its programme for this year
Athina Rachel Tsangari, Carlo Chatrian, Jessica Kiang to select winner of this year’s Toronto Platform prize
Since last year, the Festival de Cannes has ended on a Saturday and no longer on a Sunday. As the last night has retrieved the warmest colours of the party and celebration, the last film screened will be a beautiful end to an Official Selection launched eleven days earlier.