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Awards 2017

September 25, 2017 — The 6th edition of the on-line Brasov International Film Festival & Market, the most important and renown nonviolent film festival in the world, came to an end last night. The Jury, presided by film producer Elio Dell’Unto, has awarded 13 movies out of a total of 30 selected films from 20 countries.

Daria Trifu and Bruno Pischiutta announced today the 2017 prize-winners:

Best Docudrama
A CAFE IN THE SKY (Hungary)
Produced by Scott Alexander Young

Best Videomusic
NEVER STOP (UK)
Produced by Josephine Halbert

Best Original Subject in the Short Film Category
Toma Waszarow and Viktor Dessov for RED LIGHT (Bulgaria)

Best Screenplay in the Short Film Category
Dania Bdeir for IN WHITE (USA, Lebanon)

Best Cinematography in the Short Film Category
Argo Baroyan for THE SIMON’S WAY (Armenia)

Best Director in the Short Film Category
Chris Moraitis for PET (Greece)

Best Film in the Short Film Category
COCOON (China)
Produced by Xu Zhang

Best Documentary in the Short Documentary Category
EQUILIBRIUM OF DIVING (Bulgaria)
Produced by Alexandros Barpayianis

Best Historical Documentary in the Feature Documentary Category
MOKUM ALEPH (Netherlands)
Produced by Flip Nagler

Best Director in the Feature Documentary Category
Isaac Hertz for ONE ROCK THREE RELIGIONS (USA)

Best Documentary in the Feature Documentary Category
PAYING THE PRICE FOR PEACE: THE STORY OF S. BRIAN WILLSON (USA)
Produced by Bo Boudart

Best Cinematography in the Feature Film Category
Inván Wilde for IGUAQUE SONG (Colombia)

Best Film in the Feature Film Category
KUPAL (Iran)
Produced by Kazem Mollaie

Watch the Awards’ presentation here:

The Festival’s organizers thank it’s sponsors: Omilos – Cafe, Bar & Restaurant, Biocool, Global Touch TV and Jet Capsule.

Special thanks go to the Festival’s partners: Global Film Studio, the owner and organizer of the event, Toronto Pictures, Daria! magazine, InkTip, iPitch.tv, The Film Festival Doctor and Spanish Public Media – Chicago. The organizers also thank the Festival’s submission platforms: FilmFreeway, Withoutabox, FestHome, Film Festival Life and Click for Festivals.

The 7th edition of the on-line Brasov Int’l Film Festival will take place between September 20 and 30, 2018 on it’s TV Channel: HERE

For an in depth look at the films that have participated in the 2017 edition of the Festival, read the current issue of Daria! magazine:

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Day 11 – September 24

September 24, 2017 — Brasov International Film Festival & Market today presents the feature documentary PAYING THE PRICE FOR PEACE: THE STORY OF S. BRIAN WILLSON from the USA directed and produced by Bo Boudart.

Watch the film’s video presentation on our TV Channel here:

The online Festival, the most important and renown nonviolent film festival in the world, presents 29 feature films, documentaries and shorts from 20 countries. For 11 days, the viewers can watch any of the selected movies, at the time of their choosing, on Global Film Studio’s TV Channel.

On this Channel, there are also daily video commentaries presented by film director Bruno Pischiutta, Festival’s Artistic Consultant, and film producer Daria Trifu, Festival’s Director. The presentations are available, for free, one every day.

The annual art, entertainment and business magazine, DARIA!, has been published. In this issue, there are many articles about the films that are showcased at this year’s Festival between September 14 and 24.

DARIA! magazine can be read here:

Day 10 – September 23

September 23, 2017 — Brasov International Film Festival & Market today presents the feature documentary TEN YEARS OF LOVE from Slovakia, directed by Adam Hanuljak.

Watch the film’s video presentation on our TV Channel here:

The online Festival, the most important and renown nonviolent film festival in the world, presents 29 feature films, documentaries and shorts from 20 countries. For 11 days, the viewers can watch any of the selected movies, at the time of their choosing, on Global Film Studio’s TV Channel.

In this Channel, there are also daily video commentaries presented by film director Bruno Pischiutta, Festival’s Artistic Consultant, and film producer Daria Trifu, Festival’s Director. The presentations are available, for free, one every day.

The annual art, entertainment and business magazine, DARIA!, has been published. In this issue, there are many articles about the films that are showcased at this year’s Festival between September 14 and 24.

DARIA! magazine can be read here:

 

Day 9 – September 22

September 22, 2017 — Brasov International Film Festival & Market today presents the following four films:

  • NEVER STOP from the U.K., directed by Josephine Halbert;
  • WHITE HOUSE from Iran, directed by Arastoo Mafakheri;
  • MOKUM ALEPH from Netherlands, directed by Berenike Rozgonyi; and
  • RED LIGHT from Bulgaria, directed by Toma Waszarow.

Watch the films’ video presentation on our TV Channel here:

The online Festival, the most important and renown nonviolent film festival in the world, presents 29 feature films, documentaries and shorts from 20 countries. For 11 days, the viewers can watch any of the selected movies, at the time of their choosing, on Global Film Studio’s TV Channel.

In this Channel, there are also daily video commentaries presented by film director Bruno Pischiutta, Festival’s Artistic Consultant, and film producer Daria Trifu, Festival’s Director. The presentations are available, for free, one every day.

The annual art, entertainment and business magazine, DARIA!, has been published. In this issue, there are many articles about the films that are showcased at this year’s Festival between September 14 and 24.

DARIA! magazine can be read here:


 

Day 8 – September 21

September 21, 2017 — Brasov International Film Festival & Market today presents the following five films:

  • THE SECRET LOVE LIFE OF QUEEN ELIZABETH I from the USA directed by Shihyun Wang;
  • BLIND AMBITION from the USA, directed by Shihyun Wang;
  • RUNNING from the USA, directed by Lorena De Miranda Marques;
  • MARTIEN from Switzerland, directed by Maxime Pillonel; and
  • RITUALS from Germany, directed by Irina Arms.

Watch the films’ video presentation on our TV Channel here:

The online Festival, the most important and renown nonviolent film festival in the world, presents 29 feature films, documentaries and shorts from 20 countries. For 11 days, the viewers can watch any of the selected movies, at the time of their choosing, on Global Film Studio’s TV Channel.

In this Channel, there are also daily video commentaries presented by film director Bruno Pischiutta, Festival’s Artistic Consultant, and film producer Daria Trifu, Festival’s Director. The presentations are available, for free, one every day.

The annual art, entertainment and business magazine, DARIA!, has been published. In this issue, there are many articles about the films that are showcased at this year’s Festival between September 14 and 24.

DARIA! magazine can be read here:


 

Day 7 – September 20

September 20, 2017 — Brasov International Film Festival & Market today presents the following three films:

  • A CAFE IN THE SKY from Hungary, directed by Scott Alexander Young;
  • THE SIMON’S WAY from Armenia, directed by Edgar Baghdasaryan; and
  • THE JACKSTONES, a Canada/Philippines production, directed by Tim Riedel.

Watch the films’ video presentation on our TV Channel here:

The online Festival, the most important and renown nonviolent film festival in the world, presents 29 feature films, documentaries and shorts from 20 countries. For 11 days, the viewers can watch any of the selected movies, at the time of their choosing, on Global Film Studio’s TV Channel.

In this Channel, there are also daily video commentaries presented by film director Bruno Pischiutta, Festival’s Artistic Consultant, and film producer Daria Trifu, Festival’s Director. The presentations are available, for free, one every day.

The annual art, entertainment and business magazine, DARIA!, has been published. In this issue, there are many articles about the films that are showcased at this year’s Festival between September 14 and 24.

DARIA! magazine can be read here:


 

Day 6 – September 19

September 19, 2017 — Brasov International Film Festival & Market today presents the following three films:

  • CONGRATULATIONS from Lebanon, directed by Cynthia Sawma;
  • SUBTERRANEAN LOVE from the USA, directed by Robert Haufrecht;
  • BROTHER from Mexico, directed by David Zonana; and
  • ROCK AND A HARD PLACE from the USA, directed by Felix Burgan.

Watch the films’ video presentation on our TV Channel here:

The online Festival, the most important and renown nonviolent film festival in the world, presents 29 feature films, documentaries and shorts from 20 countries. For 11 days, the viewers can watch any of the selected movies, at the time of their choosing, on Global Film Studio’s TV Channel.

In this Channel, there are also daily video commentaries presented by film director Bruno Pischiutta, Festival’s Artistic Consultant, and film producer Daria Trifu, Festival’s Director. The presentations are available, for free, one every day.

The annual art, entertainment and business magazine, DARIA!, has been published. In this issue, there are many articles about the films that are showcased at this year’s Festival between September 14 and 24.

DARIA! magazine can be read here:


Day 5 – September 18

September 18, 2017 — Brasov International Film Festival & Market today presents the following three films:

  • JOHNNY ON THE MOON from Canada, directed by Eva Everett Irving;
  • COCOON from China directed by Mei Liying; and
  • A BROKEN EGG from the USA, directed by Tushar Tyagi.

Watch the films’ video presentation on our TV Channel here:

The online Festival, the most important and renown nonviolent film festival in the world, presents 29 feature films, documentaries and shorts from 20 countries. For 11 days, the viewers can watch any of the selected movies, at the time of their choosing, on Global Film Studio’s TV Channel.

In this Channel, there are also daily video commentaries presented by film director Bruno Pischiutta, Festival’s Artistic Consultant, and film producer Daria Trifu, Festival’s Director. The presentations are available, for free, one every day.

The annual art, entertainment and business magazine, DARIA!, has been published. In this issue, there are many articles about the films that are showcased at this year’s Festival between September 14 and 24.

DARIA! magazine can be read here:


 

Day 4 – September 17

September 17, 2017 — Brasov International Film Festival & Market today presents the feature film KUPAL from Iran, directed by Kazem Mollaie and the short film EQUILIBRIUM OF DIVING, a Bulgaria/Croatia coproduction, directed by Alexandros Barpayianis.

Watch the films’ video presentation on our TV Channel here:

The online Festival, the most important and renown nonviolent film festival in the world, presents 29 feature films, documentaries and shorts from 20 countries. For 11 days, the viewers can watch any of the selected movies, at the time of their choosing, on Global Film Studio’s TV Channel.

In this Channel, there are also daily video commentaries presented by film director Bruno Pischiutta, Festival’s Artistic Consultant, and film producer Daria Trifu, Festival’s Director. The presentations are available, for free, one every day.

The annual art, entertainment and business magazine, DARIA!, has been published. In this issue, there are many articles about the films that are showcased at this year’s Festival between September 14 and 24.

DARIA! magazine can be read here:


Day 3 – September 16

September 16, 2017 — Brasov International Film Festival & Market today presents the following four films:

PET, a 2017 Oscar qualifying film from Greece, directed by Chris Moraitis;
MARY MOTHER from Afghanistan, directed by Sadam Wahidi;
FATHER from Colombia, directed by Alberto Serrano;
IN WHITE, a USA/Lebanon coproduction directed by Dania Bdeir.

Watch the films’ video presentation on our TV Channel here:

Day 3 – Video Presentation

The online Festival, the most important and renown nonviolent film festival in the world, presents 29 feature films, documentaries and shorts from 20 countries. For 11 days, the viewers can watch any of the selected movies, at the time of their choosing, on Global Film Studio’s TV Channel here:
http://www.vimeo.com/ondemand/BrasovFilmFestival

In this Channel, there are also daily video commentaries presented by film director Bruno Pischiutta, Festival’s Artistic Consultant, and film producer Daria Trifu, Festival’s Director. The presentations are available, for free, one every day.

The annual art, entertainment and business magazine, DARIA!, has been published. In this issue, there are many articles about the films that are showcased at this year’s Festival between September 14 and 24.

DARIA! magazine can be read here:
https://issuu.com/dariamagazine/docs/daria_2017

Contact:
http://www.brasovfilmfestival.com
info@brasovfilmfestival.com

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