Egypt / 4th El Gouna Film Festival

The 4th El Gouna Film Festival ran from October 23rd to 31st. Based in the seaside resort of Gouna, Egypt, this annual event shows new films from around the world. Its aim is to encourage intercultural interaction and understanding through cinema. This year’s theme was “Man and dream”. The highlight of the opening evening was …

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Greece / TIFF encourages Greek productions

The Thessaloniki Film Festival (TIFF) is scheduled to take place from November 5th to 15th. The festival’s figure-head for this 61st edition will be Greek actress Katia Goulioni.To deal with the unprecedented crisis facing the film industry this year, TIFF has decided to specifically support Greek productions. Given the festival’s many activities there are several …

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Algeria / Launch of Al-Dhakira TV

On November 1st EPTV will launch Al-Dhakira TV, a themed channel dedicated to history and memory. The date was not chosen at random since it marks the 66th anniversary of the start of the Algerian War of Independence. It is the first Arab and African channel devoted to these subjects. The launch of Al-Dhakira has …

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Croatia / Extracurricular candidate for the Oscars

The Croatian Audiovisual Centre has chosen Ivan Goran-Vitez’ Extracurricular to be the country’s Oscar nominee in the category of Best International Feature Film. It was chosen from 6 films. Goran-Vitez’ film is about a recently divorced father who, incensed at not being able to be with his daughter on her ninth birthday, bursts into her …

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France / The Mediterranean Coproduction Forum

The 2nd Mediterranean Co-production Forum will take place from October 30th to November 1st in the 6th arrondissement of Marseille. The event is organized by Méditalents, an association helping film-makers from all Mediterranean countries to write or develop their projects. Through this Forum the association hopes to build a co-production and cultural network. The Forum …

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