The German film "Beyond Silence," from director Caroline Link, and "Perfect Circle," from the Sarajevo-born director Ademir Kenovic, each took home the Grand Prix.
Markets & Festivals
Filmmakers from Columbia University's graduate film division, which has been steadily gaining recognition as a training ground for independent auteurs, will screen nine short films in a one-night…
The first Hollywood Film Festival debuted Tuesday and the initial verdict on the fledgling showcase was that it's getting by (so far) on "beginner's luck."
Los Angeles' 14th Israel Film Festival will unspool Nov. 5-20 at Laemmle's Music Hall.
Pittard Sullivan CEO Billy Pittard will deliver the keynote address for the weeklong Digital Video Conference at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Burbank Hilton Convention Center. Info: (213) 962-8203. * * *…
The 16th annual Vancouver Intl. Film Festival wrapped Sunday after two weeks, during which 285 features and shorts were unspooled for the biggest-ever fest audience --- more than 120,000.
The first Los Angeles Intl. Latino Film Festival opens Wednesday with the U.S. premiere of "Who the Hell Is Juliette?" (review, page 12). The Carlos Marcovich film, based on a true story, chronicles…
The first Los Angeles Intl. Short Film Festival, running Friday through Sunday at the Barnsdall Art Park, announced its final lineup of 65 movies from 12 countries this week. Additionally, the…
Jodie Foster will receive the Santa Barbara Intl. Film Festival's Modern Master Award at the event's next unspooling (March 6-15). The prize is presented to an individual who has "enriched our…
The premiere outing for the Hollywood Film Festival will showcase 40 films, including 19 in the feature competition for the Film Discovery Awards. Additionally, there will be prizes for shorts and…