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Klaus Härö, praised Finnish film director talks about his latest film THE FENCERKlaus Härö, praised Finnish film director talks about his latest film THE FENCER
THE FENCER, directed by Klaus Härö is strory of a young man, Endel Nelis, that arrives in Haapsalu, Estonia, in the early 1950s. Having left Leningrad to escape the secret police, he finds work as a teacher and founds a sports club for his students. Endel becomes a father figure to his students and starts teaching them his great passion – fencing, which causes a conflict with the school’s principal. Envious, the principal starts investigating Endel’s background… Endel learns to love... Full story

News And Issues

Workshop for Women filmmakersWorkshop for Women filmmakers
Women Make Movies all over the world....and we was part of two international events this month.  As part of the US State Department and USC's  American Film Showcase  cultural exchange program, the US Embassy in Tanzania brought our ED, Debra... Full story
Iranian Short Film RETOUCH Wins at ShortFest and goes for OSCAR ConsiderationIranian Short Film RETOUCH Wins at ShortFest and goes for OSCAR Consideration
RETOUCH written and directed by Kaveh Mazaheri won Best Live Action Film Award (over 15) minutes at the Palm Springs International ShortFest Film Festival and goes for 2018 Best Short Film Oscar consideration, a great success for this film. Film... Full story
Diane Keaton to receive AFI LIFE ACHIEVEMENT AWARDDiane Keaton to receive AFI LIFE ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
Actor, director, writer and icon Diane Keaton was honored with the American Film Institute's 45th AFI Life Achievement Award — America's highest honor for a career in film — on Thursday, June 8, in an evening filled with laughter, stories,... Full story

World Cinema: Views & Stories

PANTHEON directed by Ange-Régis Hounkpatin wins 2017 HP Bridging The Borders AwardPANTHEON directed by Ange-Régis Hounkpatin wins 2017 HP Bridging The Borders Award
Palm Springs – June 25, 2017— Today, the Cinema Without Borders jury members  named PANTHEON... Full story
Meet Bahiyyih Nakhjavani, the author Us & Them , tomorrow, Saturday evening, 7 pm in WestwoodMeet Bahiyyih Nakhjavani, the author Us & Them , tomorrow, Saturday evening, 7 pm in Westwood
Come and  meet author Bahiyyih Nakhjavani this Saturday evening, 7 pm in Westwood. What will... Full story
DOT, an animated project from a team of young Iranian animators needs your help to come to lifeDOT, an animated project from a team of young Iranian animators needs your help to come to life
A team of young Iranian animators are creating an exciting and interesting animated project, called... Full story

Conversations Without Borders

Pamela Yates talks about 500 YEARSPamela Yates talks about 500 YEARS
Paladin presents the Los Angeles theatrical premiere of Pamela Yates’ latest documentary, 500 Years on July 28 at the Laemmle Monica. The film, which played... Full story
An interview with British/Iranian filmmaker Babak Jalali about his latest film Radio DreamsAn interview with British/Iranian filmmaker Babak Jalali about his latest film Radio Dreams
Radio Dreams, a UK film directed by Iranian/British filmmaker, Babak Jalali had a very successful release in US and to find out more about making... Full story

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Festivals

Lili Rodriguez talks about 2017 Palm Springs International ShortFestLili Rodriguez talks about 2017 Palm Springs International ShortFest
Two times winner of Cinema Without Borders Seal Of Excellence Award, Palm Springs International ShortFest Film Festival receives about 4,200 submissions from over 100 countries around the globe. Approximately 325 shorts are selected and screened in 90-minute themed programs, with many of the remaining titles available for viewing our Film... Full story

Notebook

Rino Cerbone & Andrew Koussevitzky from Stellar Revival  talk about their performance with Jon Bon JoviRino Cerbone & Andrew Koussevitzky from Stellar Revival talk about their performance with Jon Bon Jovi
In January, Jon Bon Jovi announced on Facebook Live an exciting opening act contest to give bands the chance to open an arena date on... Full story
3rd Annual Celebration of Bob Baker’s legacy! February 25 & 26, 20173rd Annual Celebration of Bob Baker’s legacy! February 25 & 26, 2017
BOB BAKER DAYS 2017 – This coming weekend you can attend the 3rd Annual Celebration of Bob Baker’s legacy! The puppets and the people of... Full story
Zeynab Movahed, a female Iranian painter talks about her style and life as an artistZeynab Movahed, a female Iranian painter talks about her style and life as an artist
Born in Tehran, in 1981, Zeynab Movahed is a female Iranian painter with a very unique style and voice. In 2007, she received her Bachelors... Full story

Cinema-Tech

Experience  a flying cameraExperience a flying camera
Buy a flying camera today if you like to experience a new way to look to the world!It is very... Full story
Best way of converting 8 & 16  mm films to VideoBest way of converting 8 & 16 mm films to Video
If you like me have plenty of 8 & 16 mm films and you are tired of those unreliable film... Full story
22nd Annual Cine Gear Expo opens today22nd Annual Cine Gear Expo opens today
Today the 22nd Annual Cine Gear Expo opens at Paramount Pictures Studios in the heart of Hollywood, California, USA. Cine... Full story

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