Posts tagged "cinéfondation"

Interview with Anat Costi, director of Befetach Beity (On My Doorstep) presented at the Cinéfondation

Behind the Scenes at the Cannes Film Festival Synopsis: The film is a personal 6 minute animated short. It tells the story of a lonely young woman dealing with her personal and emotional defenses, and what happens once the defenses she worked hard to put in place and live with are compromised. The film is...

Interview with Alice Furtado, director of Duelo Antes da Noite (Duel Before Nightfall) presented at the Cinéfondation Selection

Behind the Scenes at the Cannes Film Festival Girl and Boy take a long path that leads them to the point where their lives will change for ever. How would you describe your short film? Duelo Antes da Noite is a 20 minutes short fiction film and my graduation project at Universidade Federal Fluminense. Based...

Some more short-length films to check out at the Cannes Film Festival: The Cinéfondation Line-Up

The Cinéfondation within the Cannes Film Festival was created to inspire and support the next generation of international filmmakers. It is a competition devoted to the search for new talent. Basically it can be seen as a laboratory that provides new ideas and showcases truly forward-looking pieces. The Cinéfondation selects fifteen to twenty short and...

The participants of the of this year’s L’Atelier section at Cannes Film Festival were announced

L’Atelier is a foundation under the aegis of the Cannes Film Festival, created to inspire and support the next generation of international filmmakers. L’ Atelier was developed in 2005 with the aim of putting young filmmakers in touch with industry professionals. Each year the programme helps around twenty filmmakers to gain international financing, meet producers,...

Cannes Film Festival: Michel Gondry is the President of the Short Film and Cinéfondation Jury

Film director Michel Gondry is to head up the short film and Cinéfondation jury of the 64th Festival de Cannes, following in the footsteps of Atom Egoyan, Hou Hsiao Hsien, Martin Scorsese and John Boorman. With his seven feature films, several shorts and seventy-odd music videos, Michel Gondry, who is also a musician, has created...