‘Bac Nord’, ‘Happening’, ‘Titane’ selected for France’s Oscar submission shortlist | News

Julia Ducournau’s Cannes Palme d’Or winner Titanium, Audrey Diwan’s Venice Golden Lion winner Happening and Cédric Jimenez’s box office hit Tray North have made it onto the shortlist to be France’s submission to the best international feature film category of the 2022 Oscars. Under the selection two-part selection process, the producers and sales agents of … Read more

Laura Samani’s stark fairy tale Small Body is selected for Cannes

PRODUCTION / FUNDING Italy / France / Slovenia by Vittoria Scarpa 09/06/2021 – An Italian-French-Slovenian co-production steered by Nefertiti Film, the Trieste-born director’s debut feature will take part in the 60th edition of Cannes’ Critics’ Week Celeste Cescutti in Small Body A stark fairy tale set in northeast Italy at the beginning of the 1900s, revolving around … Read more

Animated film ‘Winnipeg, The Ship of Hope’ selected as Cartoon Movie 2021 and nominated at the Eurimages Development Awards

Animated film Winnipeg, The Ship of Hope has been selected as Cartoon Movie 2021 and nominated at the Eurimages Development Awards. The feature film, a Spanish (Catalonia, Basque Country), Chilean and French co-production, tells a hardly known event in History, the odyssey of the vessel Winnipeg. Created in the year 1999, Cartoon Movie is an … Read more

Selected shorts offer peek at Film Festival – nonenglishfeed

PORT TOWNSEND — In “The Queen of Basketball,” everybody steps aside so Lusia Harris can tell her story — her own true, blazing tale. In “The Captain,” 27-year-old Sadie Samuels beams while speaking about her life as the only female lobsterman in Maine’s Rockport harbor. In the animated “Dancer by the Sea,” the woman of … Read more