BRUSSELS -- Amsterdam's Cinekid fest has singled-out mobile applications as the focus for its professional program, running Oct. 23-26.
In Europe, as in the rest of the world, kids are abandoning TV for vidgames and the Internet.
Director Jonathan Demme will receive a lifetime achievement award at the Dutch Film by the Sea Festival, unspooling in mid-September in the Dutch port city of Vlissingen.
Cinekid 2002, one of the largest annual kidpic fests in the world, bowed Saturday with a special screening of Pieter Kramer's musical "Ja zuster, nee zuster" (Yes Sister, No Sister).
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