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UNAFF Calling for Entries, International Documentary Film Festival

18th UNAFF CALL FOR ENTRIES SUBMISSIONS ARE OPEN for the 18th UNAFF, which runs from October 15-25, 2015 in Palo Alto, East Palo Alto, San Francisco and Stanford University. SUBMISSION GUIDELINES: • Documentaries only • No runtime limit - UNAFF accepts both shorts and longs • Rough-cuts or works-in-progress accepted. UNAFF cannot accept updated versions of a film less than 10 days before the start of the festival •&...

Submit your Best Trailers to the 16th Golden Trailer Awards

Rules for Entry for 16th Annual Golden Trailer Awards The Golden Trailer Awards is the award show honoring the best in feature film previews and global marketing. The show is an audio visual extravaganza of non-stop entertainment and adrenaline-pumping fun. Packing a year’s worth of explosions, laughs, surprises and hit music into a fast and furious thrill ride, the press has dubbed the GTA’s “the Academy Awards for the short attention span.”  For information p...

Kingsman—The Secret Service, Review: Tinkering tailors, soldiering spies

      Kingsman—The Secret Service, Review: Tinkering tailors, soldiering spies Opening titles assembled bond-style, prologue in the ‘father’s sacrifice will not go in vain, for the son will step into his shoes, to fight again’ mould, carefully crafted plot that is as contemporary as it could get, a canvas that grows bigger by the minute and a narrative style that is irreverent while paying rich tributes, and preposterous while tickling your ribs as many t...

Special 25% discount off submissions for users!

We are offerening an exclusicve 25% submission fee doscount to all members of Simply submit your film via FilmFreeway Use the discount code FILMFEST25 and receive your 25 % discount. Submissions are open until the 20th of March. Good Luck and Happy Submitting!   ...

Exercise 1 from the secret screenwriter is now up on our blog

SO, YOU HAVE AN IDEA FOR A SCREENPLAY?   If there is something you can learn how to do—and providing you want to learn how to do it—you could learn how to do that thing to an OK standard, right? And if you can learn how to do it to an OK standard, there is no reason you couldn't learn how to do it to an excellent standard, no? So tell me something that you can’t learn how to do? Don’t listen to people who say things like you either have it or yo...

A look back at the Festival circuit this week. Newsletter 675 -

This weekly newsletter reaches 192 000  subscribers.                       Read this online I Promote Film to Festivals I Promote Festivals to Filmmakers I Email us I Advertize in our Newsletters and eBlasts I was established in 1995, over the years we became the premier link between film and festivals with 6....

Birdman Top Winner at the 87th Academy Awards

By Maria Esteves – February 25, 2015 The 87th Academy Awards presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (A.M.P.A.S.) for outstanding film achievements of 2014, hosted by Neil Patrick Harris was held at Hollywood's Dolby Theatre & Highland Center, televised live on ABC Network and in over 220 countries Sunday, February 22, 2015. Four Oscars went to Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) including Best Picture and Best Director ALEJANDRO G. IÑ&Aacut...

Danish documentary filmmaker Mads Brügger completes lineup at Visegrad Film Forum

4. Visegrad Film Forum (11th – 14th March 2015)    The Danish documentary director Mads Brügger will come to Visegrad Film Forum Bratislava to talk about his trademark documentary filmmaking. In his films Mads Brügger plays different roles in order to gain access to environments controlled by dictators (North Korea) or corrupt politicians and businessmen (Central African Republic). His debut The Red Chapel,&n...


Laura Poitras' landmark documentary CITIZENFOUR has won both the Academy Award® and the Indie Spirit Award, thus cementing its status as the most critically acclaimed and honored documentary of the year, and one of the most talked-about films of 2014. It will debut TOMORROW, MONDAY, FEB. 23 (9:00-11:00 p.m. ET/PT), exclusively on HBO.    Other HBO playdates: Feb. 23 (5:00 a.m.) and 27 (6:00 p.m.), and March 1 (4:10 p.m., 3:15 a.m.), 3 (11:30 p.m.) and 12 (7:00 p.m., 4:...

5th edition Arab Women's Film Festival, 6-8 March 2015

Arab Women’s Film Festival 2015 5th edition 6 – 8 March 2015 The Arab Women’s Film Festival celebrates its 5th anniversary with an intensive program, starting Friday the 6th of March, ending Sunday the 8th in the Hague! This festival, the only one of its kind in Europe, aims to give a more nuanced view of the stuggle for emancipation of Arab women. Whether they live in Europe, the Arab world, or far beyond. This year, the central theme will be The mothe...