BRASOV INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL & MARKET
The 3rd annual edition of Brasov International Film Festival & Market will be held September 4 – 14, 2014
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
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.
For contest registration guidelines and deadlines, visit: Brasov Film Center – Contest
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
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.
For registration guidelines and deadlines, visit: Brasov Film Center – Workshops
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.
Read more about the Agency at: Brasov Film Center
Meet the Talent who are already members of the Agency at: Brasov Talent Agency
Brasov Film Center is preparing the production of a feature film that will be shot in Brasov this year. The film, titled THE BAD JOKE, is written and directed by Bruno Pischiutta and produced by Daria Trifu. The film is financed by Global Film Studio.
Denisa Barvon is starring in the film. The cast announced is composed by Angie Antal, Paula Blank, Ana-Maria Cioflec, Claudiu Stoica, Mary Spark, Rares Ioan, Nubia De La Fuente, Tiberiu Sipos, Andreea Dumitru, Vlad Bonciu, Iza Porumbu. Members of the production team include Elio Dell’Unto as Production Manager, Codrut Lupascu as Director of Photography and Jay Jourden as Original Score Composer.