Maren Ade’s dark comedy, Toni Erdmann was the big winner at the 14th International Cinephile Society Awards (ICS), taking top honors for Best picture, director, non-English language film and original screenplay.
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Moonlight directed by Barry Jenkins, was named best film of 2016 by the National Society of Film Critics.
The first film titles have been selected for the Voices section for the upcoming 2017 International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR).
Film Comment magazine’s annual end-of-year survey was released today with Maren Ade’s Toni Erdmann, Barry Jenkins’s Moonlight, and Paul Verhoeven’s Elle taking the top spots among films released in 2016.
43 Oscar Best Foreign Language Film Submissions to Compete for FIPRESCI Award at Palm Springs Film Fest
The 28th annual Palm Springs International Film Festival (PSIFF), taking place January 2 to 16, 2017, announced the films selected to compete for the FIPRESCI Award in the Awards Buzz section.
The German-Austrian comedy Toni Erdmann, written, directed and co-produced by Maren Ade, who is one of three female directors in this year’s Top five, tops the Sight & Sound – the BFI’s international film magazine poll for Best Film of 2016.
Thessaloniki International Film Festival Unveils Balkan Survey Lineup + Zeki Demirkubuz Retrospective
For 23 years the Thessaloniki International Film Festival’s Balkan Survey section, curated by Dimitri Kerkinos, has been showcasing the best samples of the Balkan area’s film production.
The Romanian drama SIERANEVADA took home top honors in the 52nd Chicago International Film Festival’s prestigious International Feature Competition category, earning the Gold Hugo for Best Film.
Eighty-five countries have submitted films for consideration in the Foreign Language Film category for the 89th Academy Awards®.
The Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) announced the first round of handpicked titles from across the globe that will form part of the 2016 ‘Cinema of the World’ line-up.
The 2016 Chicago International Film Festival today announced the complete film and event lineup, including the International Feature Competition, Documentary Competition and Special Presentations.
50 films are on this year’s European Film Awards EFA Feature Film Selection, the list of feature fiction films recommended for a nomination for the European Film Awards 2016!
Cristi Puiu’s Sieranevada, has been selected as Romania’s official entry for The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences awards in the Best Foreign Film category for 2017, reports THR.
The Toronto International Film Festival today announced the selections for the 2016 Masters program. This year’s lineup features the latest bold, exciting and moving works from masters of contemporary cinema from around the world, including Pedro Almodóvar
25 films including new titles from Pedro Almodóvar, Jim Jarmusch, Ken Loach, and Paul Verhoeven have been selected for the Main Slate of the 54th New York Film Festival, taking place September 30 to October 16, 2016.