The Cinefest short film awards will be presented by Daazo this year: all the more reason to go the this great film festival!

Save the date: the 9th Jameson CineFest is waiting you with the best films of the year, the most exclusive Hungarian premieres, film historical programs, concerts and parties in September 14-23!

TIBOR BÍRÓ RE-ELECTED TO CICAE BOARD
During the Cannes Festival Jameson CineFest’s festival director was elected to another 3 years into the board of CICAE, the international organization collecting art cinema all over the world. CICAE includes some 3000 cinemas and 15 festivals from 29 countries. Furthermore, during his stay in Cannes Tibor Bíró took part in MEDIA Salles’s general assembly where he was elected to member of the organization’s Executive Committee. Hungary’s Art Cinema Association and the Hungarian Cinema Owners’ Association are members of MEDIA Salles, which organizes such international film professional events as DiGiTraining Plus that will be held from 29th August to 2nd September in Amsterdam.

JCF COOPERATES WITH THE BRATISLAVA IFF
Hungary’s leading film event Jameson CineFest and Slovakia’s leading film event, the Bratislava International Film Festival have agreed on cooperation. In the future, the two festivals will work on joint projects and they will promote each other.

ECUMENICAL ROUNDTABLE AND JURY IN MISKOLC
In September an international ecumenical roundtable conference will be held at the Miskolc International Film Festival, as Jos Horemans, president of SIGNIS Europe and Tibor Bíró festival director agreed in Cannes. As the leader of the organization bringing together the continent’s Catholic journalists, and Jameson CineFest festival director said, the program will focus on the spiritual approach of film and media. This year again, a four-member international ecumenical jury delegated from SIGNIS and INTERFILM will award the films in competition.

EU’S MEDIA SUPPORT FOR JAMESON CINEFEST – AGAIN
EU’s MEDIA Program is supporting Miskolc International Film Festival this year again. Following years 2009 and 2010, this year the 9th edition of Jameson CineFest has been regarded to as worth their support for the third time – making it unique among the Hungarian film festivals. The festival’s MEDIA application has been assisted by Inventio Consulting.