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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 (France), directed by Ange-Régis Hounkpatin, as the winner of HP’s 2017 Bridging the Borders Award, presented by Cinema Without Borders at the Palm Springs International ShortFest. This year's festival was held at Palm Springs’ Camelot Theatre. The Editor-in-Chief of CWB, Bijan Tehrani, and filmmaker, jury member Susan Morgan Cooper presented the award for this year's HP Bridging the Borders winner. The winner  received  a HP... Full story

News And Issues

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
Directors of Truth To Power and Al Gore respond to President Trump's DecisionDirectors of Truth To Power and Al Gore respond to President Trump's Decision
Today directors of AN INCONVENIENT SEQUEL: TRUTH TO POWER, Bonni Cohen and Jon Shenk come with a statement on Today’s Decision by the Trump Administration to Withdraw from the Paris Agreement:"We were shocked and disappointed to hear President Trump's announcement... Full story

World Cinema: Views & Stories

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
Iranian filmmaker Behrooz Boochani greets Iranian New Year and Nowruz from Manus Detention CentreIranian filmmaker Behrooz Boochani greets Iranian New Year and Nowruz from Manus Detention Centre
Iranian filmmaker Behrooz Boochani greets Iranian New Year and Nowruz from Manus Detention Centre, where... Full story

Conversations Without Borders

A conversation with Terry George, director of The Promise, a rare and amazing film about Armenian genocideA conversation with Terry George, director of The Promise, a rare and amazing film about Armenian genocide
At Cinema Without Borders we had the opportunity of talking to the Academy Award winner director of The Promise, Terry George about the process of... Full story
An interview with Jason Connery, director of TOMMY’S HONOURAn interview with Jason Connery, director of TOMMY’S HONOUR
TOMMY’S HONOUR is based on the intimate and powerfully moving true story of the challenging relationship between “Old” Tom Morris (BAFTA winner Peter Mullan) and... 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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