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Noteworthy Norwegian Documentaries

Having traveled to two Norwegian film festivals in four months, Bergen International Film Festival (BIFF) and Tromsø International Film Festival (TIFF) it´s safe to say that Norwegian Documentary filmmaking is on … Continue reading

28/01/2013 · Leave a comment

‘Blood Brother’ wins U.S. Grand Jury Prize and ‘A River Changes Course’ wins World Cinema Grand Jury Prize at Sundance

Blood Brother  (dir. Steve Hoover) won two awards at Sundance the U.S. Grand Jury Prize and the Audience Award for U.S. documentary. The documentary tells the story of American guy Rocky who was traveling in … Continue reading

27/01/2013 · Leave a comment

Film festival frenzy

Film festival fans have many festivals to choose from in the coming weeks. Sundance is currently happening in Park City, Utah,  Doc Point started earlier this week in Helsinki, Göteborg … Continue reading

25/01/2013 · Leave a comment

TIFF report

There Will Be Some Who Will Not Fear Even That Void (dir. Saeed Taji Farouky, UK, 2012) was awarded The Tromsø Palm at TIFF – Tromsø International Film Festival, in Tromsø, … Continue reading

22/01/2013 · Leave a comment

Zubroffka highlights

The 7th edition of Zubroffka in Białystok and Podlasie in Poland came to an end last Sunday. The festival was a great success with screening of dozens of noteworthy short films. … Continue reading

12/12/2012 · Leave a comment

Zubroffka International Short Film Festival 5-9th of December

Zubroffka International Short Film Festival starts coming Wednesday in Białystok and Podlasie in Poland, and runs until the 9th of December. 76 short films from Poland and numerous other countries … Continue reading

03/12/2012 · Leave a comment

‘First Cousin Once Removed’ wins VPRO IDFA Award for Best Feature-Length Documentary at IDFA

First Cousin Once Removed (USA) directed by Alan Berliner won the VPRO IDFA Award for Best Feature-Length Documentary. Esther Hertog (NL) received both the IDFA award for First Appearance and … Continue reading

28/11/2012 · Leave a comment

CPH:DOX Winners

The Act of Killing,  directed by Joshua Oppenheimer, Christine Cynn & Anonymous (2012) won the CPH:DOX Award on Friday. The film was an opening film at the festival and one of … Continue reading

12/11/2012 · Leave a comment

Interview with director Luca Ragazzi

Italy – Love it or Leave it was one of the documentary highlights at this year´s RIFF. One of the films´s director Luca Ragazzi, visited Reykjavík and did Q&A´s with … Continue reading

19/10/2012 · 2 Comments

Four more days filled with docs

With four more days to go, RIFF – Reykjavík International Film Festival is in full swing. Docs & Film Festivals has been out and about and so far seen these … Continue reading

04/10/2012 · Leave a comment

Top 20 films from Sheffield Doc/Fest Audience Awards

5 Broken Cameras by Emad Burnat & Guy Davidi (2011) won the audience awards at Sheffield Doc/Fest, followed by Searching for Sugar Man and Man with a Movie Camera. The top 20 … Continue reading

26/06/2012 · Leave a comment