Venezia, ITALY - 1. August 2016 - labiennale
The 73rd Venice International Film Festival, organized by La Biennale di Venezia, will run at Venice Lido from August 31st to September 10th, 2016, directed by Alberto Barbera.The aim of the Festival is to raise awareness and promote the various aspects of international cinema in all its forms: as art, entertainment and as an industry, in a spirit of freedom and dialogue. The Festival also organises retrospectives and tributes to major figures as a contribution towards a better understanding of the history of cinema.Read more...
UK - 27. July 2016 - screendaily
Maastricht Concert took more than £1.4m at UK box office over weekend.André Rieu’s 2016 Maastricht Concert took more than £1.4m at the UK box office this weekend for CinemaLive, to become the highest-grossing music concert of all time in the territory.Screenings took place on Saturday 23 July at 7pm and Sunday 24 July at 3pm in 544 locations across the UK and Ireland, grossing a verified weekend result of £1,408,251 (source: Rentrak).The event cinema golden ticket surpassed last year’s UK result of £1m, which itself was a record at the time, beating out Take That Live and One Direction: Where We Are - The Concert Film.It charted third at the box office ahead of Hollywod fare including Ghostbusters, Ice Age: Collision Course and The Secret Life Of Pets.The concert also screened at a further 266 cinemas across Europe, including in The Netherlands, Belgium, Denmark, Romania, Germany, Spain and Poland. In Denmark, the concert became the highest grossing event cinema release of all time.Affectionately known as ‘The King of Waltz’, violinist and conductor Rieu performs a series of concerts in his hometown of Maastricht in The Netherlands every year.He is joined by his Johann Strauss Orchestra, his sopranos, tenors and special guests. The CinemaLive event has reached a growing audience since 2011 and is hosted by Good Morning Britain’s Charlotte Hawkins.CinemaLive CEO & director, Peter Skillman, said today: “We are incredibly proud of André Rieu for breaking his own record once again at the UK and Irish box office. His cinema audience around the world continues to grow year on year, proving a fantastic example of how an Artist can form a meaningful, ongoing connection with fans through cinema, as well as being a viable revenue stream.”Further screenings will take place this coming weekend in Australia and New Zealand, followed by Canada, Brazil, France and South Africa with further territories to be announced in due course.CinemaLive were Highly Commended in the ‘Event Cinema Campaign of the Year’ category for their work on André Rieu’s 2015 Maastricht Concert at last year’s Screen Awards.Read more...
Vienna, AUSTRIA - 3. August 2016 - EURMPA
The European Motion Picture Association is currently engaged in the development of an instantly and internationally recognisable professional European Press Identification that is endorsed by national journalists' groups all over the world.
Brussels - BELGIUM - 26. July 2016 - EURMPA
EURMPA is developing a new conference series to strenghten the European Media Industryand European Identity in global markets. The conference is intentend to bring European government leaders and industry experts together to present ideas an concepts how to apporach international markets and present best practices.
Brussels, BELGIUM - 27. July 2016 - EACEA
Creative Europe Culture: The new time table for calls for proposals under the 2017 budget will be published soon. Please check the funding pages regularly.
Brussels, 8. July 2016 - EURMPA
The Innovation Radar is an initiative of the European Commission focused on the identification of high potential innovations and the key innovators behind them in FP7, CIP and Horizon 2020 projects.Read more...
Los Angeles, USA - 4. May 2016 - EURMPA
Over hundreds of thousands of people have witnessed healing, miracles and reconciliation at the Christian event Azusa Now in the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum. The event was based on the idea of the historical revival of Azusa Street in 1906 that “mirrored the reality of the formation of the church in Acts 2."
Brussels, BELGIUM, 16. June 2016 - EURMPA
The internet and digital technologies are transforming our world. But existing barriers online mean citizens miss out on goods and services, internet companies and start-ups have their horizons limited, and businesses and governments cannot fully benefit from digital tools. It's time to make the EU's single market fit for the digital age – tearing down regulatory walls and moving from 28 national markets to a single one. This could contribute €415 billion per year to our economy and create hundreds of thousands of new jobs.
Los Angeles, . May 2016 - EURMPA
Production locations and film finance leaders from across the globe converged for the Association of Film Commissioners International's 31st Annual Locations & Global Finance Show in Los Angeles, California at the Marriott Burbank Conference Center.Read more...
Get news delivered to your email inbox.Subscribe