Archive for January, 2016

Jan 30 2016

Es rumort in Luxemburgs Kinowelt

SOURCE: INTERESSENKONFLIKT Wurden die regionalen Kinos vom Kulturministerium benachteiligt? Das legen Recherchen des Radiosenders 100,7 nahe. Wie die Kollegen vom Radiosender 100,7 melden, rumort es heftig in Luxemburgs Kinowelt. Im Zentrum der Aufregung steht ein Interessenkonflikt, der die Caramba-Gruppe benachteiligt hätte. Diese betreibt noch drei kleine Kinos in Rümelingen, Mersch und Mondorf. Dass Caramba […]

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Jan 29 2016

Maskenbild im digitalen Zeitalter

Published by under Events & Projects

SOURCE: Datum 10.02.2016 Uhrzeiten 19:30 – 21:00 Uhr Beschreibung Ein Vortrag der Maskenbildnerin Nicole Stoewesand (Tatort, Palermo Shooting, Die andere Heimat) im Rahmen des Konferenzzyklus Wou d’Rief laanscht d’Musel … Beginnend mit den Anfängen des Kinos, als man versuchte mit Hilfe des Make-ups Kontraste in Schwarzweiss darzustellen über den Farbfilm bis hin zum digitalen […]

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Jan 25 2016

Script&Pitch, AdaptLab and Story Editing selections unveiled!

Published by under English,Festival TorinoFilmLab is glad to announce the selections for its Script&Pitch, AdaptLab and Story Editing programmes. Script&Pitch is an advanced scriptwriting training for international scriptwriters working on fiction feature films. Here’s the 2016 line-up: Ahmed Amer (Egypt/USA) & Omar El Zohairy (Egypt) – FEATHERS OF A FATHER Yael Bertana & Jack Faber (Israel) – SIMONE THE HERMETIC Leonardo Brzezicki (Argentina/Poland) – I AM ALMOST IN LOVE WITH […]

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Jan 24 2016

PITTER PATTER GOES MY HEART Kurzfilmpreis in Saarbrücken

Published by under Acting,Festival

SOURCE: Regie: Christoph Rainer (Deutschland, Österreich, USA 2015) Begründung: PITTER PATTER GOES MY HEART… ein Titel, den wir nur unbefriedigend übersetzen können: Plitsch-Platsch (laut-leise) pocht mein Herz. Ein Film, der radikal den Gesetzen des Melodrams folgt – ein Genrefilm, im Kurzfilm-Genre sehr selten. Melodram heißt: Die Handlung wird nicht von Logik, rationalen Notwendigkeiten oder […]

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Jan 23 2016

Sundance-bound Irish films receive Films Sales Support from the EFP

SOURCE: Promotional campaigns for six European films – including two Irish co-productions – are being boosted with Films Sales Support (FSS) from European Film Promotion (EFP) at this year’s Sundance Film Festival (January 21 – 31, 2016). Rebecca Daly’s ‘Mammal’ and Pieter-Jan De Pue’s documentary ‘The Land of the Enlightened’ are both premiering in […]

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Jan 22 2016

Gallic Comic Frederic Chau, Egyptian Star Ahmed el-Fishawy, Join Ambitious Luxembourg-Egypt Co-Prod ‘Sawah’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Published by under Wadi Films

SOURCE: Palestinian-American hip hop producer Fredwrek also on board French/Chinese comedian Frederic Chau, star of hit Gallic comedy “Serial Bad Weddings,” and popular Egyptian thesp Ahmed el-Fishawy (“Cairo 678”) will topline fresh Luxembourg and Egypt-set pic “Sawah,” an ambitious dramedy with cross-border potential being touted as the first co-prod between Egypt and Luxembourg. As […]

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Jan 21 2016

Luxembourg film maker heads for Oscars

Published by under Misc. Luxembourg

SOURCE: (JB) A Luxembourg movie maker will be walking down the red carpet at this year’s Oscar’s after “Chau, beyond the lines” was nominated for a coveted award. Produced by Luxembourger Jerry Franck and directed by his wife, Courtney Marsh, the 2015 film follows Chau, a 16-year-old boy living in a Vietnamese camp for […]

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Jan 09 2016

Watch Your Favorite Films as 3D Holograms

Published by under Misc. Luxembourg

SOURCE: Ever since Tupac took the stage at Coachella in 2012, holographic material has been slowly making its way into the work of contemporary visual artists and designers. Known for his music videos and a cut and stitched timelapse remix of Alfred Hitchcock’s Rear Window, visual effects artist and experimental filmmaker Jeff Desom uses […]

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