Kerry International Film Festival 2021 award winners announced

Kerry International Film Festival (KIFF) celebrated its 22nd Edition over this past weekend, 14 -17 October 2021. This year KIFF presented a blended festival that included 15 physical events and 30 online screenings and the KIFF team was overwhelmed with the level of interest and support they received over the four days of the festival. … Read more

Filmfest Hamburg unveils 2021 award winners, audience figures | News

Prize money totalling €125,000 ($144,668) was handed out to 10 films screening in this year’s Filmfest Hamburg (September 30-October 9), which saw jury prizes return following a hiatus in 2020 due to the pandemic. On Friday evening (October 8) at Hamburg’s producer awards, the jury comprising producer Martina Haubrich and directors Julian Pörksen and Arman … Read more

Gabriel Martins’ ‘Mars One’ Wins Ventana Sur’s Paradiso WIP Award (EXCLUSIVE)

Gabriel Martins’ family drama “Marte Um” (“Mars One”) has won Ventana Sur’s Paradiso WIP Award, the new prize jointly instituted by Brazil’s Projeto Paradiso and the Cannes-backed Argentine market-festival. Produced by Thiago Macêdo Correia at Filmes de Plástico, “Mars One” will receive a $10,000 prize and a special screening during the upcoming edition of Ventana … Read more

Paradiso WIP Award Ventana Sur ‘Mars One’

Gabriel Martins’ family drama “Marte Um” (“Mars One”) has won Ventana Sur’s Paradiso WIP Award, the new prize jointly instituted by Brazil’s Projeto Paradiso and the Cannes-backed Argentine market-festival. Produced by Thiago Macêdo Correia at Filmes de Plástico, “Mars One” will receive a $10,000 prize and a special screening during the upcoming edition of Ventana … Read more

Oscar Predictions 2022 Best Picture: Who Will Win the Academy Award?

20th Century Studios It’s time to start talking about the 2022 Oscars. The major fall film festivals—Venice, Telluride, Toronto, New York—have had their starry red carpets and introduced us to some of this year’s contenders. The discussions (and fights) among film critics have started. Some major players are on the horizon. The likes of Steven … Read more

Razzie Award Nominations a Little Too Accurate About 2020

The Razzie Awards nominations have dropped, and are we really surprised that 2020 was given the special honor of being “The Worst Calendar Year EVER!”? I’m not. 2020 deserves the award, just like many of the films and actors on this list do too, during the 41st Annual Golden Rasberry Awards. And while there’s a … Read more

The Netflix Original Film CALIBRE the Debut Feature Film from Filmmaker Matt Palmer Wins MICHAEL POWELL AWARD 2018

Wellington Films today celebrated the announcement of the Michael Powell Award for Best British Feature Film, CALIBRE, at the 2018 Edinburgh International Film Festival. The Netflix Original Film, produced by Wellington’s Alastair Clark and Anna Griffin, is the debut feature from writer/director Matt Palmer. Starring Jack Lowden, Martin McCann, Tony Curran, Ian Pirie & Kate … Read more