There are quite a few wonderful MENA titles featured in this year’s Venice Film Festival lineup. In fact, the opening day of the festival also signified the world premiere of Lebanese filmmaker Wissam Charaf’s modern neorealism title. Dirty, Difficult, Dangerous – which was the opening movie of the Giornate degliRead More →

08/30/2022 – A committee made up of a wide range of European experts has chosen 13 films to compete for this year’s awards Mariupolis 2 by Mantas Kvedaravicius The European Film Academy has revealed the titles of this year’s feature-length documentaries that have been recommended for nomination at the EuropeanRead More →

08/30/2022 – A committee made up of a wide range of European experts has chosen 13 films to compete for this year’s awards Mariupolis 2 by Mantas Kvedaravicius The European Film Academy has unveiled the titles of this year’s feature-length documentaries that have been recommended for nomination at the EuropeanRead More →

The VAiFF community has a place for you. Live music. Performances. Special guests. Film preview of the winners of the 2021 production grants. Awards and surprises and spectacular announcements. A filmmaker’s passion for a project doesn’t stop at the festival’s standard two-year deadline for submissions. They should be allowed toRead More →

08/30/2022 – A committee made up of a wide range of European experts has chosen 13 films to compete for this year’s awards Mariupolis 2 by Mantas Kvedaravicius The European Film Academy has revealed the titles of this year’s feature-length documentaries that have been recommended for nomination at the EuropeanRead More →

Here’s the Riot Fest schedule plus 2022 dates, lineup and tickets This year’s three-day music festival will feature a long list of artists, and many performances are expected to overlap. On Thursday, the festival’s official website released the schedule. Riot Fest 2022 dates are scheduled for September 16-18 at DouglassRead More →

Published August 23, 2022 picture by Beautiful Beings / Join Motion Pictures, Sturla Brandth Groevlen Two Icelandic films have been shortlisted for the European Film Awards 2022: “Beautiful Beings” directed by Guðmundur Arnar Guðmundsson and “Godland” by Hlynur Pálmason. To celebrate reaching 200 episodes of RVK Newscast on Youtube, asRead More →

Hollywood-based international film festival, HollyShorts Film Festival will screen seven Filipino short films through August 20, 2022 in Los Angeles, California. The Philippines is this year the country of honor at the 18th edition of the world festival of short films qualifying the Academy. The HollyShorts Film Festival selected overRead More →

CHICAGO (WLS) — It’s been three years since St. Joseph’s Ukrainian Catholic Church in Chicago was able to hold its annual celebration of all things Ukrainian. Dubbed “Uketoberfest”, the two-day festival brings together the best of Ukrainian arts and crafts, food and music. In the past, the festival served asRead More →

Regional News Brian Stokes Mitchell, Heather Headley and Alexandra Billings are part of the August 7 tribute to Stephen Sondheim at the Ravinia Festival Sincerely, Stephen Sondheim also features the Chicago Symphony Orchestra conducted by Kevin Stites. Brian Stokes Mitchell, Heather Headley and Alexandra Billings The Ravinia Festival in HighlandRead More →

Karen Carderelli, Executive Director of FACETS, said, “Entrepreneur, editor, author, producer and philanthropist Chaz Ebert has spent her career championing overlooked films and filmmakers, providing invaluable opportunities for new and diverse voices. Her work as a film producer, most recently in Rebecca Hall’s “Passing,” has reinforced diversity and change inRead More →

Kim Kyeong-bae’s “Amen a Man” won the gold award for best animated short at this year’s Fantasia International Film Festival. [FANTASIA FILM FESTIVAL] Three Korean animated shorts, including director Kim Kyeong-bae’s “Amen a Man,” received awards at this year’s Fantasia International Film Festival, which ran from July 14 to WednesdayRead More →

2022 has proven to be a great run for Marathi cinema at the National Film Awards. “Goshta Eka Paithanichi”, which will be released soon, with Sayali Sanjeev, received the national award for best Marathi film. On the other hand, the very famous and acclaimed movie ‘June’ with Neha Pendse-Bayas andRead More →