Hirokazu Kore-eda’s ‘Shoplifters’, Japan’s submission for the foreign-language film Oscar, was awarded the FIPRESCI Prize for Best Foreign Language Film of the Year at the 30th annual Palm Springs International Film Festival, which announced its juried award winners at a luncheon today at Riviera Palm Springs.
Iran's Culture Minister Abbas Salehi, in a message to the 31st International Film Festival for Children and Youth on Thursday hoped that the event will bring about a brighter future for children and the public.
The 36th edition of Fajr International Film Festival (FIff), the longest running film event in the Middle East, named its winners during a ceremony at Vahdat Hall on April 26, Tehran. 'Aga' a co-production from Bulgaria, Germany, and France by Milko Lazarov won Best Film, while Cambodian documentary film director Rithy Panh won the Peace Award.
With 50 days left until the start of the Cannes Film Festival, the month of May has turned into a different atmosphere for cinemagoers, especially with regard to the novel programs set for the event’s 71st edition.