All Festival Focus articles – Page 4

  • The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
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    Rome Film Festival 2013

    2013-11-08T17:39:00Z

    Rome’s Marco Müller tells Michael Rosser about the 2013 programme’s mix of challenging cinema alongside red-carpet crowdpleasers.

  • Steve McQueen Michael Fassbender_AFI FEST
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    AFI Fest 2013’s welcome returns

    2013-11-08T16:27:00Z

    AFI Fest director Jacqueline Lyanga talks to Jeremy Kay about a strong 2013 line-up, links to the AFM, and why directors such as Steve McQueen and Asghar Farhadi return to the festival.

  • LFF opening night
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    LFF 2013: London steers successful course

    2013-10-10T09:00:00Z Contributing Editor Sarah Cooper

    In her second year heading up the BFI London Film Festival (Oct 9-20), Clare Stewart tells Sarah Cooper about consolidation, competition and LFF’s place in the international calendar.

  • The Kiyosu Conference
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    Tokyo's show of support

    2013-10-09T16:26:00Z

    As Tokyo International Film Festival (Oct 17-25) enters a new era, the focus will be on backing home-grown talent.

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    Toronto 2013 profiles

    2013-09-04T15:15:00Z

    Screen profiles selected world premieres from the major sections.

  • zurich_film_festival
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    A window on Zurich

    2013-08-29T14:59:00Z Contributing Editor Sarah Cooper

    Ahead of Zurich Film Festival’s ninth edition (Sept 26-Oct 6), festival director Karl Spoerri tells Sarah Cooper about new festival partnerships, world premieres and showcasing local talent.

  • Futbolin
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    San Sebastian makes its mark

    2013-08-29T14:58:00Z

    Under festival director Jose Luis Rebordinos, San Sebastian is growing in size and stature for its 2013 edition (Sept 20-28). Juan Sarda reports.

  • Joe_1
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    Venice: World premieres

    2013-08-29T13:24:00Z

    Screen profiles the world premieres playing in and out of competition at the 70th Venice International Film Festival (Aug 28-Sept 7)

  • Alberto Barbera
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    Venice: Follow the Lido

    2013-08-29T13:23:00Z

    The 70th Venice film festival combines an impressive selection of titles and a growing market - along with a few surprises. Andreas Wiseman reports.

  • Sarajevo_red_carpet
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    Festival Focus: Sarajevo Film Festival

    2013-06-26T11:00:00Z

    As Sarajevo Film Festival (Aug 16-24) prepares to receive more than 1,500 industry attendees, its organisers tell Michael Rosser it promises to be ‘a vintage year’.

  • Karlovy Vary
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    Festival Focus: Karlovy Vary

    2013-06-25T10:54:00Z

    Karlovy Vary (June 28-July 6) celebrates its 48th edition by welcoming veterans as well as newcomers to its diverse programme of 425 screenings. Andreas Wiseman talks to the organisers.