The international film festival cyprus film days is the official international film festival of cyprus. Major sponsor of the festival is the cultural services of the ministry of education and culture of cyprus and is organized in collaboration with cybc cyprus broadcasting corporation. Cuban spies in 1990s miami infiltrate anticastro terrorist groups. Cyprus film days 2010 nicosia cyprus film days is the most celebrated annual international film festival that takes place in cyprus. Cyprus film days 12 fish n chips cyprus film days 12 drive cyprus film days 12 k cyprus film days 12 the artist cyprus film days 12 cyprus film days 12.
Demetra kalogerou bsc, msc, mphil is the chairwoman of the cyprus securities and exchange commission cysec, the public independent supervisory authority responsible for the overall supervision of the securities market in cyprus. The festival takes place in nicosia in cooperation with the cultural international festivals. Welcome notes cyprus film days 2012 cyprus film days. Cyprus announces film grants for 2015 these development and production grants for low budget feature films were approved by the ministry of education and culture in november 2014 for 2015. Precise and meticulous, as every embalmer should be, he begins preparing a body. Important days and festivals in cyprus my guide cyprus. Icsff is hereby granted the right to utilize an excerpt from any film submitted and accepted for exhibition at the festival for promotional purposes. An ancient alien civilizations relics on earth hold. The cyprus international film festival cyiff is an annual film festival held in cyprus.
Cyprus film days international film festival, limassol, cyprus. Opening night cyprus film days 2012 cyprus film days. Michalis, an eigthyfiveyearold man with arteriosclerosis. Graduate studies at the university of reading, uk ma film and theatre, 2003, ph. Efa young audience award added 46 new photos to the album. The selection committees and juries decisions are final. The festival has now entered an exciting new phase which brings cypriot creators and audiences in contact with the international film production and specifically with creative fiction cinema. It is coorganised by the ministry of education and culture of. The festival will take place at the rialto theatre and zena palace cinema from the 4th to the th. Jul 27, 2017 read our guide to the best things to do on a short break in cyprus, as recommended by telegraph travel.
See the most enjoyable of larnaca and its near surroundings with a three day itinerary. Film buffs will already know that the cyprus film days international festival is just a few days away, but. The second is the closing ceremony of cyprus film days a festival whose lineup has included four cypriot films or films by cypriot directors in its national competition, with prizes awarded. Cyprus film days iff is the official competition feature fiction film festival of the island of cyprus and it proudly holds the effe festival label. There is day hiking in the troodos and the tourist office has lots of information about day hikes, but without transport, it will be difficult to do any of them. Cyprus is the cross point of three continents, a multicultural mosaic and a unique natural filming studio. Many of these events take place between autumn and spring, when the weather is warmer. Deep blue seas, forests, sandy beaches, captivating forests, breathtaking mountains, unique archaeological sites, monasteries, churches and. Surpassing the geographical boundaries of cyprus became one global impact happening, with applications for participation from 95 countries. Cyiff is the first international film festival held in cyprus with a competition section in categories. Csfd is an annual event celebrating cypriot filmmaking, organised by the cultural section of the high commission of cyprus in london and held under the auspices of. Cyprus film days international festival filmfreeway. Indie cyprus short film festival reserves the right to make any.
Cyprus film days international film festival 19 andrea drousioti str. The framework of the calendar in cyprus is provided by the greek orthodox church which plays an important role in. The 2012 20 cypriot financial crisis was an economic crisis in the republic of cyprus that involved the exposure of cypriot banks to overleveraged local property companies, the greek governmentdebt crisis, the downgrading of the cypriot governments bond credit rating to junk status by international credit rating agencies, the consequential inability to refund its state expenses from the. Feb 12, 2012 robert redford the studio has snapped up rights to the atsea adventure in a slew of major territories. Cyprus film days is an initiative of the cultural services of the ministry of education and culture and rialto theatre, which launched fifteen years ago, bringing feature films from across the globe to audiences in cyprus. It is the thirdlargest, and the thirdmost populous island in the mediterranean, located south of turkey, west of syria and lebanon, north of israel, the palestinian region of the gaza strip and egypt, and. For the 10th international film festival cyprus film days 2012 20 29 april 2012 it is with great pleasure that i welcome this year the 10th film festival cyprus film days 2012. Cyprus film days also incorporates a special section with films for young audiences. In 2009, greek filmmaker vassilis mazomenos shot the drama film guilt in cyprus. Michalis spends his days in front of the television, watching time and again a soap opera with a heroine named anna.
Cyprus film days, which was due to run through 11 april, announced its postponement a month ago, while dot. About selected projects award winners call for projects accreditations contact. Cyprus film days for children and youth series of film workshops for young people. Cyprus short film day, is the first official event celebrating cypriot short film in london. All the films are cyprus premieres and are the work of newcomers or established filmmakers that have been awarded at multiple international festivals during the past festival year 2018 2019. With patrick curtis, thanasis drakopoulos, charis evrypidou, marcello gatti. His second feature film, soul kicking, premiered at the international critics week at cannes film festival in 2006. The festival has become a muchanticipated event, aiming at promoting international and. New releases, music events, a multidimensional parallel programme, workshops and much more compose this years programme of the 12th edition of cyprus film days international film festival 2014. Filmnation has sold the film around the globe in only a few days. Cyiff is the first international film festival held in cyprus with a competition section in categories that include feature, short, animation, video artdancemusic, humanitarian, sport, and children films, devoted exclusively to. Viewfinder cyprus film days international festival. Reilly as john, a middleaged lonely divorced guy who, as the film opens, gets dragged to a party by his remarried ex.
It is with great pleasure that i welcome this year the 10th film festival cyprus film days 2012. Petersburg aristocrat anna karenina enters into a lifechanging affair with the dashing count alexei vronsky. Sunrise in kimmeria by simon farmakas won the best cypriot film award at the cyprus film days international festival in 2018. Cyprus film days 2010 limassol cyprus film days is the most celebrated annual international film festival that takes place in cyprus. Exhibition cyprus film days international festival. Photos from the screenings, premieres, parties and special events of the cyprus film days international festival. Thursday, april 19th, 2018 cyprus film days international festival, the largest international film event in cyprus dedicated exclusively to contemporary world cinema and fiction feature length films, continues for its 16th consecutive year.
D in film studies, 2007, where he taught film studies in the department of film, theatre and television. A subtle and tender road movie exploring loneliness and the pain of loss, las acacias grows into a sparingly poignant tale about a passing encounter between two strangers and. Mairy, a thirtyyearold woman from philippines, works in a village in cyprus. Learning of a fortune in gold being secretly shipped to romania, master thieves charlie and riya assemble a crack team to steal it. Cyprus film days international film festival events. Getting from the north to the south and back will be a hassle with public transport. Costas constandinides is a lecturer in the communications department at the university of nicosia, cyprus. Undergraduate studies at the university of cyprus b. Film production support program sekin independent producers support. The 10th edition of the festival will take place between the 20th and 29th of april 2012, both in limassol rialto theatre and in nicosia. Cyprus film days 2017 limassol cyprus film days international festival,the largest international film event in cyprus dedicated exclusively to contemporary world cinema and fiction feature length films, celebrates its fifteenth edition this year. Cyprus film days opening night cyprus film days 2012. By maria gregoriou april 14, 2018 april, 2018 0 74. The cyprus film days for children and youth, which is coorganised in collaboration with the international childrens film festival of cyprus, includes screenings of international awarded films for young audiences as well as short films produced by children in cyprus and greece.
On the opening night, the festival launches a photographic exhibition inspired by the documentary film cyprus is an island, which was shot on the island in 1945, commissioned by the british ministry of information. Ms viewpoint represents the renowned music library sonoton. The black and white film, which runs for 34 minutes, records cyprus. After short films and documentaries, he wrote and directed his first feature film matchbox in 2002. Cyprus international film festival is the largest artistic event for independent films in the wider region. Cyprus film days 12 drive cyprus film days 12 k cyprus film days 12 the artist cyprus film days 12 cyprus film days 12. Also, as of november 2012, she is a member of the cyprus public audit oversight board, which has been established. Full details of the 15 th annual cfd including plot synopses and screening times may be found at the festival website. Welcome to the official site of the lemesos international documentary festival, organized by brave new culture. Message from the mayor of limassol, mr andreas christou. The film is about the introduction of television to a small village in. It is organized by the cultural services of the ministry of education and culture and the rialto theatre. Clementine by longinos panayi premiered at the cyprus film days international film festival, running from 19 to 28 april 2018. Only first feature films are eligible to participate for the golden aphrodite award.
Cyprus is host to a plethora of annual arts, historical, religious and sporting events and festivals which draw crowds from across cyprus and the world. Find great photos, expert advice and insiders tips. Cyprus film days international festival is a cinematic event dedicated entirely to contemporary world cinema, showcasing films in and out of competition. The black and white film, which runs for 34 minutes, records cyprus through a colonial point of view. Cyprus film days international film festival home facebook. The biggest film event on the island will come to a close tomorrow in limassol with the final screenings, award ceremony, live music and a party mood. Further, in 2015, marios joined the artistic committee of the cyprus film days international festival.
Yannis economides born in limassol, cyprus, is a cypriot filmmaker. Directed by mumblecore stalwarts jay and mark duplass, cyrus stars john c. The film was awarded the best screenwriting and best photography award at the london greek film festival, and was an official selection in the montreal world film festival, cairo international film festival, india international film festival, tallinn black nights. His methods are swift and orderly, but the job he serves for so many years has something in store for him today. The trailer of the films participating in cyprus film days 2012 music from the artist soundtrack film participates in the festival.
The international film festival of cyprus operates since 2006 as an independent nonprofit organization. Home archive cyprus film days 2012 filmlist glocal images. Man of war by americangreek director and producer dimitri logothetis. With keira knightley, jude law, aaron taylorjohnson, matthew macfadyen. Cyprus first trip 3 days itinerary cyprus forum tripadvisor. Cyprus film days returns for 15th year cyprus mail. Gopro video edit of my holidayvacation to coral bay, cy. In 1987, economides moved to athens to study filmmaking.
Apr 19, 2018 cyprus film days iff is the official competition feature fiction film festival of the island of cyprus. Artistic committee 2012 cyprus film days international. For the 10th international film festival cyprus film days 2012 20 29 april 2012. The showcasing of cinematic excellence is at the heart of cyprus film days since its first edition in 2003. Cyprus film days international film festival community.
With 360 days of sunshine, cyprus is a unique filming location in the eastern mediterranean. Cyiff cyprus international film festival independent films. Their most recent endeavour was the spanish film festival, which. Cyprus film days 12 the artist cyprus film days 12 cyprus film days 12. Later the film was screened at pantheon cinema in nicosia.575 417 732 1459 888 1453 1124 951 1030 1368 786 271 493 830 981 84 382 535 297 196 353 595 748 74 1005 980 866 1404 1457 746 128 1081 1377