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Mercenary wins 2017 HP Bridging The Borders Award at Palm Springs International Film FestivalMercenary wins 2017 HP Bridging The Borders Award at Palm Springs International Film Festival
Palm Springs – January 14, 2017— Today, at Palm Springs International Film Festival, Cinema Without Borders named Sacha Wolff's  Mercenary as the winner of 2017 HP Bridging the Borders Award offered by Cinema Without Borders. The prize for HP Bridging The Borders Award is an HP ZBook 15, a $4000 value. The prize was provided by HP, who sponsors the award. Abacus: Small Enough to Jail (USA),A Billion Colour Story (India), Death in Sarajevo (Bosnia & Herzegovina/France) , Goldstone (Australia), Keep Quiet(UK/Hungary), Layla M. (Netherlands/Belgium/Germany/Jordan) and Mercenary (France). The award luncheon for the 2017... Full story

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The 18th Scandinavian Film Festival L.A., this Saturday & SundayThe 18th Scandinavian Film Festival L.A., this Saturday & Sunday
The 18th Scandinavian Film Festival L.A. (SFFLA) will continue on January 21 and 22. Here is the complete program of this weekendl. Saturday, January 211:00 Heartstone (feature)Hjartasteinn, (Iceland), 2016, 129 minutes, Gudmundur Arnar Gudmundssonn a remote fishing village in Iceland two... Full story
Pablo Trapero To Direct English-Language Feature ‘Thin Skinned Animal’ For Studiocanal, Working TitlePablo Trapero To Direct English-Language Feature ‘Thin Skinned Animal’ For Studiocanal, Working Title
Pablo Trapero, one of Argentina’s most prominent filmmakers, has been tapped to direct his first English-language title, Thin Skinned Animal, for Euro major Studiocanal and Brit production powerhouse Working Title. The film, which will be produced by Working Title’s Tim Bevan and Eric Fellner along... Full story
Complete Program of 2017 Scandinavian Film Festival LAComplete Program of 2017 Scandinavian Film Festival LA
The 18th Scandinavian Film Festival L.A. (SFFLA) will be on January 14, 15, 21 and 22. Here is the complete program of the festival. Saturday, January 1412:00 The Crossing (documentary)Flukten, (Norway), 2015, 55 minutes, George KurianThe award winning documentary takes us... Full story

World Cinema: Views & Stories

World Cinema on Sling TVWorld Cinema on Sling TV
One of the main reasons we support Sling TV is its international cinema resources, and... Full story
First Greenlit Regional Scripted Commision For Fox Networks Group Europe & AfricaFirst Greenlit Regional Scripted Commision For Fox Networks Group Europe & Africa
Fox Networks Group Europe and Africa has greenlit its first regional scripted commission The Nine (working title), from Rogue creator Matthew... Full story

Conversations Without Borders

Greg Laemmle Talks Watching Movies To Build CommunitiesGreg Laemmle Talks Watching Movies To Build Communities
In the age of Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon, along with a growing list of content streaming platforms, where does the movie theater fit in? I... Full story
Rick Champagne talks about HP WorkstationsRick Champagne talks about HP Workstations
HP Bridging The Borders Award, offered by Cinema Without Borders at Palm Springs International film Festival in early January is now a well-recognized award in... Full story

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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
PRO THEATRE: SONDHEIM UNSCRIPTEDPRO THEATRE: SONDHEIM UNSCRIPTED
Unlike countless Improv shows that ask for audience suggestions, take too many and seem to avoid the challenging suggestions, the group asked for two suggestions... Full story

Pallett a well known Iranian band for their modern approach to Iranian traditional music and blending it with western music starts its US tour this... Full story

Cinema-Tech

David Lynn Named President & CEO Of Viacom International Media NetworksDavid Lynn Named President & CEO Of Viacom International Media Networks
Currently President of Viacom International Media Networks’ operations in the UK, and Northern and Eastern Europe, David Lynn has been appointed President and... Full story
RED DIGITAL CINEMA WILL SHOW THE ENTIRE LINE OF DSMC2 CAMERAS AT CINEC 2016RED DIGITAL CINEMA WILL SHOW THE ENTIRE LINE OF DSMC2 CAMERAS AT CINEC 2016
RED Digital Cinema is heading to CINEC from September 17-19 with Teltec (Hall 2, Stand C01). Those attending the show... Full story
HP Bridging The Borders Award, A close look at  new HP Z1 and new ways of using power of HP for MAC usersHP Bridging The Borders Award, A close look at new HP Z1 and new ways of using power of HP for MAC users
We are getting close to the Palm Springs ShortFest, one of the most successful short film festivals in the world.... Full story
Panavision Unveils Next Generation PanaND FiltersPanavision Unveils Next Generation PanaND Filters
WOODLAND HILLS, Calif  – Panavision, the entertainment industry’s leading designer, manufacturer and rental provider of high-precision optics and camera systems,... Full story
"HP has been working with the Palm Springs film festivals and Cinema Without Borders for years now", Rick Champagne"HP has been working with the Palm Springs film festivals and Cinema Without Borders for years now", Rick Champagne
HP Bridging The Borders Award, presented by Cinema Without Borders and sponsored by HP Workstation Department is now a well-known... Full story

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