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Brasov International Film Festival & Market – Day 9

Brasov, Romania — September 12, 2014 – For immediate release – The 3rd edition of Brasov International Film Festival & Market (www.brasovfilmfestival.com), the most important and renowned nonviolent Film Festival in the world, continued today with a full house at the screening of the eighth film in competition, HOP, spoken in Romanian language. Tonight the children of Brasov along with their families were treated with candies and entertained with a lovely comedy directed by Tim Hill. The film, starring Russell Brand, James Marsden and Elizabeth Perkins, brought laughter among the audience. At the end of the screening the children were very happy.

Photo Day 9
The Festival this evening was presented by Film Director Bruno Pischiutta and Actress Denisa Barvon. After the screening they introduced the audience to the ninth film in competition GLOW OF THE FIREFLY, directed by Khalid Mahmood Mithu, which will be screened tomorrow evening with Romanian language subtitles. The screening will be attended by international stars who are members of the production team. ‘We are very pleased to welcome the Executive Producer Mr. Ebne Hasan Khan who has just arrived in Brasov from London, the film’s Producer and Managing Director of Impress Telefilm Ltd. Mr. Faridur Reza, and Mrs. Kona Reza, Executive Producer at Impress Telefilm Ltd. who have arrived from Bangladesh and who will delight us with their presence tomorrow night’ states Daria Trifu, Festival Director.

As previously established, the Festival changed its venue. Starting tonight, this exclusive event takes place at the elegant Cubix Design Hotel, one of the top hotels in Transylvania.

Brasov International Film Festival & Market thanks to the following partners: TVS-Brasov, RMN Stars, Nissa, Hotel Bella Muzica, 24-Fun, Wigo.ro, Metropola and Oktoberfest Brasov.

Each year the Festival is dedicated to a cause. This year the theme of the Festival is Africa, a continent full of problems and promises.

Brasov International Film Festival & Market – Day 7

Brasov, Romania — September 10, 2014 – For immediate release – The 3rd edition of Brasov International Film Festival & Market (www.brasovfilmfestival.com), the most important and renowned nonviolent Film Festival in the world, continued today with the screening of the sixth film in competition, FLIGHT, spoken in English with Romanian subtitles. The film, a Hollywood production, is starring Denzel Washington with Nadine Velazquez and Don Cheadle. It is directed by Robert Zemeckis.

Photo Day 7a
The evening has been broadcast live by TVS-Brasov, a television channel watched by 87% of the families in the County of Brașov, headed by journalist Ovidiu Gradinar. Journalist Denisa Dumitru started the presentation addressing the TV viewers. Angie Antal was interviewed live by TVS and she has introduced to the TV audience the seventh film in competition, ABOUT TIME, which will be screened tomorrow evening with Romanian subtitles. The film is starring Domhnall Gleeson, Rachel McAdams and Bill Nighy. It is directed by Richard Curtis.

Photo Day 7b
The Festival this evening was presented by Film Director Bruno Pischiutta and Actress Denisa Barvon. After the screening they introduced the audience to the next film in competition also showing its trailer. The actress Mary Spark was introduced to the audience as a graduate of the 2013 International Film Workshops and a member of the Festival’s Team. Also the journalist Ovidiu Gradinar was invited on the stage to address the audience, as well as the TV viewers, talking about what implies the making of a TV show and about the idea of nonviolence that he and the Festival share. Director of the Festival Daria Trifu had the pleasure to interview him.
The Festival takes place this year from September 4th to the 14th at the ‘Reduta’ Cultural Center located in the heart of the city of Brasov, Romania.
Brasov International Film Festival & Market thanks to the following partners: TVS-Brasov, RMN Stars, Nissa, Hotel Bella Muzica, 24-Fun, Wigo.ro, Metropola and Oktoberfest Brasov.
Each year the Festival is dedicated to a cause. This year the theme of the Festival is Africa, a continent full of problems and promises.

Brasov International Film Festival & Market – Day Six

Brasov, Romania — September 9, 2014 – For immediate release – The 3rd edition of Brasov International Film Festival & Market (www.brasovfilmfestival.com), the most important and renowned nonviolent Film Festival in the world, continued today with the screening of the fifth film in competition, spoken in English with Romanian subtitles. Tonight the festival screened another European masterpiece, LES MISÉRABLES. If yesterday night the audience was entertained by a highly regarded comedy movie from the Dominican Republic, this time, the outstanding performance of Hugh Jackman, Russell Crowe and Anne Hathaway brought the people right in the middle of the hard times during the uprising following the Industrial Revolution. Tears were not the only ones to flow freely, for at the end of the screening the hall resounded with applause. The film is directed by Tom Hooper. The audience attended in large numbers to see the movie and to take part in this exclusive event.
Photo Day 6
The evening has been broadcast live by TVS-Brasov, a television channel watched by 87% of the families in the County of Brașov, headed by journalist Ovidiu Gradinar. Journalist Denisa Dumitru started the presentation addressing the TV viewers. Angie Antal was interviewed live by TVS and she has introduced to the TV audience the sixth film in competition, FLIGHT, which will be screened tomorrow evening with Romanian subtitles. The film is starring Denzel Washington, Nadine Velazquez and Don Cheadle. It is directed by Robert Zemeckis.

The Festival this evening was presented by Film Director Bruno Pischiutta and Actress Denisa Barvon. After the screening they introduced the audience to the next film in competition also showing its trailer. Director of the Festival Daria Trifu addressed the audience and she spoke about the evolution of the Festival.

The Festival takes place this year from September 4th to the 14th at the ‘Reduta’ Cultural Center located in the heart of the city of Brasov, Romania.

Brasov International Film Festival & Market thanks to the following partners: TVS-Brasov, RMN Stars, Nissa, Hotel Bella Muzica, 24-Fun, Wigo.ro, Metropola and Oktoberfest Brasov.

Each year the Festival is dedicated to a cause. This year the theme of the Festival is Africa, a continent full of problems and promises.

2014 Lineup is Announced – Brasov International Film Festival & Market

The 3rd edition of Brasov International Film Festival & Market, the most important and renowned nonviolent film festival in the word, has announced its 2014 lineup and screening schedule as follows:

Punctured Hope PosterPUNCTURED HOPE – CANADA

September 4 – out of competition

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Endless LoveENDLESS LOVE – SUA

September 5 – in competition

@ 8:00 PM

 

 

The Great BeautyTHE GREAT BEAUTY – ITALY

September 6 – in competition

@ 8:00 PM

 

 

Anna KareninaANNA KARENINA – UK

September 7 – in competition

@8:00 PM

 

 

Once Upon a FishONCE UPON A FISH – REPUBLICA DOMINICANĂ

September 8 – in competition

@8:00 PM

 

 

Les MiserablesLES MISÉRABLES – UK

September 9 – in competition

@8:00 PM

 

 

FlightFLIGHT – SUA

September 10 – in competition

@8:00 PM

 

 

About TimeABOUT TIME – UK

September 11 – in competition

@8:00 PM

 

 

HopHOP – SUA

September 12 – in competition

@8:00 PM

 

 

Glow of the FireflyTHE GLOW OF THE FIREFLY – BANGLADESH

September 13 – in competition

@8:00 PM

 

 

When You Love SomeoneWHEN YOU LOVE SOMEONE – GHANA

September 14 -out of competition

@8:00 PM

Global Film Studio 2014

BRASOV INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL & MARKET

The 3rd annual edition of Brasov International Film Festival & Market will be held September 4 – 14, 2014

Soldiers

Brasov International Film Festival & Market, the most important and renowned nonviolent film festival in the world, takes place in the resort city of Brasov, Romania.

Daria Trifu, the Festival’s Director, also announced a call for submissions for narrative nonviolent feature films. A total of eleven films are presented each year; of these, nine films are screened in-competition and two are screened out-of-competition on the opening and closing gala nights.

The deadlines to submit international films (narrative, nonviolent, minimum 85 min. running time) for the 2014 Brasov International Film Festival & Market is June 20th. The films submitted must be in English language, Romanian language or any other language with English or Romanian subtitles. DVD or on-line submissions are accepted.

For information and guidelines, visit: Brasov Film Festival

Staropramen

DenisaCOMPETITION

Three Romanian girls from Brasov County will become the FACES of the 3rd edition of the Brasov International Film Festival & Market 2014

Each one of the three girls will win:

1. a cash prize of €500;

2. one full portrait page in the 2014 issue of DARIA! magazine;

3. a professional portfolio.

Other prizes* may be available to the three winners:

• acceptance to attend the International Film Workshops;

• a part in a film;

• a contract with the Brasov Talent Agency – (engagement fee valued between Ron 50,000 and Ron 200,000);

• Name and pictures of the three winners will be communicated during a press conference in Brasov in the summer of 2014;

• Pictures of the contestants may be used on the Festival’s posters and in advertising.

Last year’s winner of the contest was Romanian emerging Actress Denisa Barvon who was also featured on the official poster of the Festival. The poster appeared in Times Square in New York City several times on the gigantic Thomson/Reuters screen.View the Poster in Times Square

Students

INTERNATIONAL FILM WORKSHOPS

The 3rd edition of the International Film Workshops will be held September 4 – 14, 2014 in Brasov, Romania. International applicants are welcome.

The Workshops aim to give to the attendees the necessary basic information and preparation to become a film Actor, Director, Producer and Script Writer at international level.

The International Film Workshops are free for all accepted students and they are taught in English language.

Priority is given to Transylvanian talents. The age limit to apply is 13/21. The attendees who complete their courses will receive a Certificate of Attendance.

The International Film Workshops program trains the participants in different areas of film making. It is the aim of Brasov Film Center to provide the attendees, when possible, with paid work on the set of its film productions after they successfully complete the Workshops. In addition, the attendees are participating to the organization of the Brasov International Film Festival & Market so that they have the opportunity to meet with local & international film and media executives.

Film director Bruno Pischiutta is the principal teacher of the International Film Workshops. Esteemed international film professionals may also address the students during Festival time.

Jonny and LeoBRASOV TALENT AGENCY

Brasov Talent Agency promotes English speaking film actors and models only (there is no age limit). Talent may work in the films produced by Brasov Film Center. Talent may also be promoted to Romanian and European film production companies as well as to American film production companies filming in Romania.

The Agency is composed of a small number of actors and models on either an exclusive or a non-exclusive basis.

Daria and Bruno

Brasov Festival Poster on Top of the World!

The Official Poster of

Brasov International Film Festival & Market

1-11 August 2013

in

Times Square – New York City

The poster is featured on the gigantic Reuters screen (seven floors high) in Times Square, New York City on May 18, 2013
The poster is featured on the gigantic Reuters screen (seven floors high) in Times Square, New York City on May 18, 2013

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