European Film Promotion

European Film Promotion, an initiative supported by the MEDIA Program, will be present at the Shanghai International Film Festival from 16 to 24 June. For the third consecutive year, Film Sales Support will aim to promote European professionals in the Asian audiovisual market. This year will be attended by nine companies, among which is the Spanish Sogepaq, which will present Santi Amodeo’s Dog Head.

Discovery Campus 2018

This course, which will begin in February 2018, is a unique opportunity for European documentary filmmakers. During the course, the fifteen participants will have the opportunity to develop their documentary project and focus it for an international audience. Deadline for registration: 30 September 2007. Contact: Einsteinstr. 28 / D-81675 München (Germany) Tel .: +49 89 410 739 30 / Fax: +49 89 410 739 39 E-mail:

New Board of Directors for European Film Promotion

EFP has just announced in Cannes, during the Festival, the election of its new board of directors. 6 members have been appointed to serve for at least 2 years. The new board of directors is composed of: – Claudia Landsberger (Holland Film), elected EFP President – Christian Dorsch (German FIlms), elected Vice President – Renate Rose (Director General of EFP) – Pilar Torre (ICAA) – Francine Brücher (Swiss Film) – Éva Vezér (Magyar Filmunió, Hungary) – Simon Perry (CEO, Irish Film Borrad) Founded in 1997, EFP, the European media and promotional network supported by MEDIA, has grown to 27 organizations from 28 countries . Contact: European Film Promotion / /

Official presentation of the 55th edition of the International Film Festival of Donostia – San Sebastián

On May 11, the 55th edition of the San Sebastian International Film Festival was officially launched, from September 20 to 29, 2017. The different sections of the Zinemaldia include, in addition to the Official Section, Zabaltegi and Horizontes Latinos, two retrospectives: the Classic Retrospective dedicated to Henry King, and the Thematic Retrospective: Frost-Free – The new Nordic cinema.