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The Arbiter // Kadri Kousaar

The Arbiter

directed by Kadri Kousaar
Unogumbe – Noye’s Fludde // Mark Dornford-May

Unogumbe – Noye’s Fludde

directed by Mark Dornford-May
The Parade [Parada] // Srdjan Dragojevic

The Parade [Parada]

directed by Srdjan Dragojevic
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Mohsen Makhmalbaf’s The President selected for Venice’s Sala Web

// 28th of August, 2014

Mohsen Makhmalbaf’s The President is the opening film of the Orizzonti section

// 28th of August, 2014

Five International Features for Film and Music Entertainment Roll Out at Major Summer Festivals

// 15th of August, 2014

Five International Features for Film and Music Entertainment  Roll Out at Major Summer Festivals: Hopkins/Pawlikowski’s  Lost in Karastan,  Mohsen Makhmalbaf’s The President,  Julien Temple’s  Rio 50 Degrees and Fatmir Koci’s Amsterdam Express, and Darko Lungulov’s Monument To Michael Jackson. Two further films, Angels and Streetkids United II - The Girls from Rio are finishing post.

F&ME’s production of Peter Greenaway’s Goltzius and the Pelican Company opens to rave reviews in the UK

// 11th of July, 2014
F&ME’s production of Peter Greenaway’s Goltzius and the Pelican Company opens to rave reviews in the UK

The film opens with a Premiere Screening at Britain’s National Gallery with a lecture and discussion on Goltzius led by Betsy Wieseman, the Gallery’s Curator of Dutch paintings, with Colin Wiggins, Special Projects Curator.

RIO 50 DEGREES World Premiere in Glasgow: acclaimed filmmaker Julien Temple returns to BBC Imagine screens with an exhilarating look at Rio de Janeiro

// 16th of April, 2014

Rio is on the cusp of hosting two of the world’s most high-profile events: the FIFA World Cup later this summer and the Olympic Games in 2016. Rio is a journey through the best and worst of an extraordinary city, powered and narrated by the music and voices of this Brazilian metropolis.

F&ME, JaJa Kick Off Lensing on ‘Streetkids United II’ in Rio

// 2nd of April, 2014

Feature documentary "Streetkids United II - The Girls From Rio," the sequel to the 2011 Berlinale entry, has kicked off lensing in Brazil.

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Streetkids sequel shoot kicks off

// 2nd of April, 2014

Film and Music Entertainment (F&ME) and Dutch producer JaJa Film Productions begin shooting in Rio.

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Film & Music Entertainment co-production “Lilet Never Happened” won Best Actress Award for Sandy Talag at Jaipur International Film Festival

// 20th of February, 2014

The Dutch film "Lilet Never Happened", the drama about a street girl who works as a child prostitute in Manila directed by Jacco Groen, received the award for Best Leading Actress at the Jaipur International Film Festival in India. Sandy Talag was eleven when she played the title role.

Makhmalbaf begins President shoot

// 8th of February, 2014

EXCLUSIVE: Mohsen Makhmalbaf started pre-shooting Wednesday in Tbilisi, Georgia, on his first fiction feature in 5 years, The President. Principal photography starts Feb 13.

Film and Music Entertainment (F&ME) announce their biggest annual slate ever, with 8 features totalling $21 million in production budget

// 28th of January, 2014

Film and Music Entertainment (F&ME) announce their biggest annual slate ever, with 8 features totalling $21 million in production budget - as well as close out their successful 2013 slate comprising of six features including Ben Hopkins’ and Pawel Pawlikowski’s EPIC and Julien Temple’s Rio 50 Degrees. Combined production budgets of 2013/14 slates is $33 million.

European Film Academy Elects Fame's Mike Downey to Deputy Chairmanship of European Film Academy

// 25th of January, 2014

Downey and Antonio Saura replace Volker Schloendorff and Nik Powell.

UNOGUMBE selected in Competition at the 2014 Berlinale

// 25th of January, 2014

UNOGUMBE - a version of Benjamin Britten's most loved and popular piece Noye's Fludde, directed by Mark Dornford May with Pauline Malefane in the lead role of Noah, has been selected for Official Competition in this years' Berlinale further to its international world premiere in Toronto earlier in the year.

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