Archive for November, 2010
The German film community’s annual family gathering in the Franconian town of Hof kicked off this year with Florian Cossen’s feature debut Das Lied in mir (The Day I Was Not Born). The film had already won prizes at festivals in Montreal and Zurich and left Hof with this year’s Eastman Promotion Award for up-and-coming [...]
One could hardly imagine Heinz Badewitz being able to slip away from his own festival for even a few hours. However, he actually managed this year to travel to nerby Bamberg to receive a Culture Award which has been presented by the energy concern Eon Bayern in collaboration with the Bavarian Ministry of Science and [...]
Now into its third decade, the Manaki Brothers International Cinematographers’ Film Festival in Bitola, Macedonia, followed last year’s motto of “Keep on Dreaming” with a new one, “Keep on Filming”, as the event changed its dates from the end of September to the middle of October.
Actress-producer Labina Mitevska served as the festival director and built [...]