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Chernobyl drama with Jared Harris to film in Lithuania

The first high-end TV drama co-production between Sky and HBO is a mini-series based on the real-life nuclear plant disaster at Chernobyl which will film in Lithuania next spring. “Chernobyl” is a five-part look at the scientists and others who sacrificed to spare the world from a broader disaster in April 1986 when a reactor exploded at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in the Ukraine. Craig Mazin (“The Huntsman: Winter’s War”) penned the scripts and Johan Renck (“Breaking Bad”) is directing. Jared Harris will play Valery Legasov, the scientist chosen... Continue reading

Cannes Film Festival: ‘The Square’ Wins the Palme d’Or

The 70th annual Cannes Film Festival came to a close Sunday night with the main competition awards ceremony at the Palais des Festivals. The Square, by Swedish writer-director Ruben Ostlund, won the top prize, the Palme d'Or. The satire, the follow-up to Ostlund's 2014 international hit Force Majeure, explores Swedish art, commerce, politics and national identity stars Claes Bang and Elisabeth Moss. Sofia Coppola became only the second woman to win the prize for best director for her film The Beguiled, starring Nicole Kidman and Colin Farrell. Maren Ade accepted... Continue reading

The European Film Forum In Vilnius – A New Generation Of European Filmmakers Challenge Hollywood

The European Film Forum In Vilnius – A New Generation Of European Filmmakers Challenge Hollywood

The European Film Forum in Vilnius – a new generation of European filmmakers challenge Hollywood European cinema has huge creative potential. However, new talented filmmakers face an uphill battle against Hollywood in the box office. On April 6, during Vilnius IFF organized conference Meeting Point – Vilnius, European filmmakers will gather to discuss opportunities at the most important industry event in the continent – the European Film Forum. The European Commission introduced the European Film Forum in 2015. Its goals are to strengthen European cinema’s competitive ability, help filmmakers find... Continue reading

Meeting Point – Vilnius: The European Film Forum and a Krzysztof Zanussi seminar

Meeting Point – Vilnius: The European Film Forum and a Krzysztof Zanussi seminar

New projects from the rising stars of cinema, the most important film industry conference in Europe, and discussions about cinema in Eastern and Central Europe are all part of Meeting Point – Vilnius. The industry conference will take place April 4th – 6th, during Vilnius IFF. Zero Day will also see seminars on the discovery of new talents and professional improvement. Various cinema platforms will be presented, including film agent school SOFA, screenwriting courses MIDPOINT, film festival training Developing Your Film Festival, and the Lithuanian-organised Art Department Masterclass. Zero Day... Continue reading

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