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67th Festival de Cannes Jury Announced

67th Festival de Cannes Jury Announced

The New Zealand director, producer and screenwriter Jane Campion, winner of the Palme d’or for The Piano, will be the President of the Jury of the 67th Festival de Cannes. Cannes has always sought to adopt a universal and international approach, and in tune with this tradition, Campion will be surrounded by eight luminaries of world cinema,

2 Films from Powerful New Indie Film Talent Josephine Decker to Premiere at 2014 Berlin International Film Festival

A powerful new female voice in indie film has arrived.   The 2014 Berlin International Film Festival will premiere two films from Josephine Decker next month. About Josephine Decker, Lead Programmer of the Berlinale Forum Section, Christoph Terhechte, says, “I haven’t seen such a powerful filmmaking in a long time.” “Thou Wast Mild & Lovely” and

Icelandic Award Winning ‘XL’ Release FREE on HULU

A no-holds barred portrait of the corruption that sank Iceland’s economy a few years ago, ‘XL’ follows the adventures of politician Leif Sigurdarson (Olafur Darri Olafsson). Party hound, boozer, womanizer, ex-family man, Leif is sent to rehab by his friend, the prime minister. On his last night before rehab he throws a goodbye party for

IFP & Sundance Institute Return to the EFM With “American Independents in Berlin” – Feb 7-17, 2013

The Independent Filmmaker Project and Sundance Institute will again collaborate to promote and support American independent films and filmmakers as part of the European Film Market at the Berlin International Film Festival, taking place from February 7-17, 2013. The jointly sponsored “American Independents in Berlin,” presented in partnership with the EFM, will showcase 45 films