Film

page 3

90th Academy Awards in Los Angeles

90th Academy Awards in Los Angeles

The 90th Academy Awards ceremony, better known by the nickname of its award - the Oscar - was held inside the famed Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. Guillermo del Toro’s The Shape of Water has won the Oscar for best picture at the …

Filmmaker Albert Mkrtchyan passes away

Filmmaker Albert Mkrtchyan passes away

Prominent Armenian filmmaker, screenwriter and actor Albert Mkrtchyan passed away today following a long illness, one day after his 81th birthday. The information was confirmed by the theater named after his brother …

Ingushetia may create its own cinematography center

Ingushetia may create its own cinematography center

Ingushetia may creaye its own cinema center, art director of the International Film Festival "Golden Tower" Elvira Lavrentieva and famous film director Klim Lavrentyev proposed this to head of the …

Turkish director wins top award at Tokyo film festival

Turkish director wins top award at Tokyo film festival

Turkish director Semih Kaplanoglu’s dystopian drama, inspired by a chapter from the Muslim holy book of Quran, 'Grain' won the Grand Prix award at the 30th Tokyo International Film Festival. “It is a …

Baku hosts 8th European Film Festival

Baku hosts 8th European Film Festival

The 8th European Film Festival is being held in Baku on November 2-12. Head of the EU Delegation to Azerbaijan, Ambassador Kestutis Jankauskas said at a press conference that the festival will feature 21 films made by …

Russia's Holocaust film Violin to seek Oscar

Russia's Holocaust film Violin to seek Oscar

Russia's short film Violin, part of a full-length project in memory of Holocaust victims, seeks to contend for an Oscar award, film producer Yegor Odintsov said. "Representatives of the American Academy of …

"Golden Tower" film festival to be held in Ingushetia

"Golden Tower" film festival to be held in Ingushetia

Ingushetia's Culture Ministry and the Russian Cinematographers Union announced that they begin to receive applications for fourth international film festival "Golden Tower", press service of the Ministry reported. The …

Georgian movies to be shown during Berlinale 2017 festival

Georgian movies to be shown during Berlinale 2017 festival

Georgian movies will be shown at the Berlin International Film Festival (Berlinale) for the first time. The festival will take place on February 9-19. The entire contest program of the festival is not known yet. …

Georgia makes new film in Pankisi Gorge

Georgia makes new film in Pankisi Gorge

The winner of the Georgian project Film School Mariam Gulbiani will become a director of the full-length feature film, the working title of which is While his father is returning. …

National film fund to appear in North Ossetia

National film fund to appear in North Ossetia

A national film fund will be created in North Ossetia. This decision was taken at a regular meeting of the Republican Commission for the Conservation and Development of the Ossetian Language, held on June 15 under the chairmanship of the …