Friday, April 29, 2011

Tribeca Film Festival Winners 2011

2011 Tribeca film festival winners were announced over the weekend. Following is a list of the Tribeca film festival winners 2011.


World Narrative Competition Categories:
The Founders Award for Best Narrative Feature – “She Monkeys” (Apflickorna), directed by Lisa Aschan, written by Josefine Adolfsson and Lisa Aschan (Sweden). Winner receives $25,000 and the art award “Anna Christie Entering the Bar, 1965-1967” by Robert De Niro Sr. Sponsored by AKA Hotel Residences. The award was given by Jane Rosenthal and Robert De Niro and Larry Korman from AKA Residences.
Best Actor in a Narrative Feature Film – Ramadhan “Shami” Bizimana as Yvan in “Grey Matter” (Matière Grise), directed and written by Kivu Ruhorahoza (Rwanda, Australia). Winner receives $2,500. The award was given by Rula Jebreal.

Best Actress in a Narrative Feature FilmCarice van Houten as Ingrid Jonker in “Black Butterflies,” directed by Paula van der Oest, written by Greg Latter (Germany, Netherlands, South Africa). Winner receives $2,500. The award was given by Rula Jebreal.
Best Cinematography in a Narrative Feature Film – Luisa Tillinger, “Artificial Paradises” (Paraisos Artificiales) (Mexico).  Winner receives $5,000 and $50,000 in post production services provided by Company 3. The award was given by Rula Jebreal.

Best Screenplay for a Narrative Feature FilmJannicke Systad Jabobsen, “Turn Me On, Goddammit” (Få meg på, for faen) (Norway).

Best Narrative Director - Park Jungbum, writer and director of Journals of Musan (Musan Il-gi) (South Korea). Winner receives $25,000, sponsored by American Express; $50,000 in post production services provided by Company 3; and the art award “Double Happiness” by Nate Lowman. The award was given by Zoe Kazan and Jessica Igoe from American Express.

Special Jury MentionKivu Ruhorahoza, writer and director of “Grey Matter” (Matière Grise). The announcement was made by Anna Kendrick.

World Documentary Competition Categories:
Best Documentary Feature – “Bombay Beach,” directed by Alma Har’el (USA, Israel). Winner receives $25,000 and the art award “Nathans” by Jeff Chien-Hsing Liao. The award was given by Louie Psihoyos.
Best Editing in a Documentary Feature – Purcell Carson, “Semper Fi: Always Faithful” (USA). Winner receives $5,000. The award was given by Amir Bar-Lev.

Best New Documentary DirectorPablo Croce for “Like Water,” (USA). Winner receives $25,000, sponsored by American Express; and the art award “Path to the Stage” by Inka Essenhigh. The award was given by Lauren Hutton and Jessica Igoe from American Express.
Special Jury Mention – Michael Collins, director of “Give Up Tomorrow” (UK, USA). The announcement was made by Lauren Hutton.

Short Film Competition Categories:
Best Narrative Short – “Man and Boy,” directed by David Leon and Marcus McSweeney, written by David Leon and Rashid Rasaq (UK). Winner receives $5,000, sponsored by Persol; 5,000 feet of film stock donated by Kodak; and the art award “Gold Dust (Undeclared) by Taryn Simon. The award was given by Denis Leary and Victor Melendez from Persol.
Carice van Houten on stage for her Best Actress win for her role in “Black Butterflies” (directed by Paula van der Oest). Photo by Brian Brooks.

Special Jury Mention – “The Terms,” written and directed by Jason LaMotte (UK)

Best Documentary Short – “Incident in New Baghdad,” written and directed by James Spione (US). Winner receives $5,000, sponsored by Persol; 5,000 feet of film stock donated Kodak; and the art award
“Big Penny” by Tom Otterness. The award was given by Nicole Lapin and Victor Melendez from Persol.

Special Jury Mention – “Guru,” written and directed by Jonathan Van Ballenberghe (USA).

Student Visionary Award – “Rooms,” written and directed by Joanna Jurewicz (USA). Winner receives MacPro Desktop with Final Cut Pro and a 24-inch monitor provided by Apple; and the art award “Study: Northern City Renaissance (Mass MoCA #79N)” by Stephen Hannock. This award was also given by Ahmed Ahmed.

Special Jury Mention: “Eva – Working Title,” written and directed by Dor Fadlon (Israel)

Tribeca (Online) Film Festival Categories:

Tribeca (Online) Film Festival Best Feature Film: “Donor Unknown,” directed and written by Jerry Rothwell (USA). Winner receives $25,000, sponsored by American Express, and the art award “Untitled” by Sarah Crowner. The award was given by Geoffrey Gilmore and Jessica Igoe from American Express.

Tribeca (Online) Film Festival Best Short Film:
Dungeon Master,” directed by Shiloh & Rider Strong (USA). Winners receive $5,000, sponsored by Accenture. The award was given by Geoffrey Gilmore and Dr. Gavin Michael from Accenture.

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Thursday, April 14, 2011

Canne Film Festival 2011 Nominees | Official Selections 2011 | Festival de Cannes 2011

Canne Film Festival 2011 Nominees. Winners of this international independent film festival will be announced May 22, 2011.




Woody ALLEN MIDNIGHT IN PARIS (Out of Competition) 1h40

Competition


Pedro ALMODÓVAR LA PIEL QUE HABITO 2h00
Bertrand BONELLO L'APOLLONIDE - SOUVENIRS DE LA MAISON CLOSE 2h02
Alain CAVALIER PATER 1h45
Joseph CEDAR HEARAT SHULAYIM
(Footnote)
1h45
Nuri Bilge CEYLAN BIR ZAMANLAR ANADOLU'DA
(Once upon a time in Anatolia)
2h30
Jean-Pierre et Luc DARDENNE LE GAMIN AU VÉLO 1h27
Aki KAURISMÄKI LE HAVRE 1h43
Naomi KAWASE HANEZU NO TSUKI 1h31
Julia LEIGH SLEEPING BEAUTY - 1st film - 1h44
MAÏWENN POLISSE 2h01
Terrence MALICK THE TREE OF LIFE 2h18
Radu MIHAILEANU LA SOURCE DES FEMMES 2h15
Takashi MIIKE ICHIMEI
(Hara-Kiri: Death of a Samuraï)
2h06
Nanni MORETTI HABEMUS PAPAM 1h42
Lynne RAMSAY WE NEED TO TALK ABOUT KEVIN 1h50
Markus SCHLEINZER MICHAEL - 1st film - 1h34
Paolo SORRENTINO THIS MUST BE THE PLACE 1h58
Lars VON TRIER MELANCHOLIA 2h10
Nicolas WINDING REFN DRIVE 1h35

Un Certain Regard

Gus VAN SANT RESTLESS - Opening Film - 1h31
Bakur BAKURADZE THE HUNTER 1h50
Andreas DRESEN HALT AUF FREIER STRECKE 1h35
Bruno DUMONT HORS SATAN 1h50
Sean DURKIN MARTHA MARCY MAY MARLENE - 1st film - 1h41
Robert GUÉDIGUIAN LES NEIGES DU KILIMANDJARO 1h47
Oliver HERMANUS SKOONHEID 1h38
HONG Sangsoo THE DAY HE ARRIVES 1h19
Cristián JIMÉNEZ BONSÁI
(Bonsaï)
1h42
Eric KHOO TATSUMI 1h34
KIM Ki-duk ARIRANG 1h40
Nadine LABAKI ET MAINTENANT ON VA OÚ ? 1h50
Catalin MITULESCU LOVERBOY 1h35
NA Hong-jin YELLOW SEA 2h20
Gerardo NARANJO MISS BALA 1h53
Juliana ROJAS,
Marco DUTRA
TRABALHAR CANSA - 1st film -
1h40
Pierre SCHOELLER L'EXERCICE DE L'ETAT 1h55
Ivan SEN TOOMELAH 1h46
Joachim TRIER OSLO, AUGUST 31ST 1h35


Out of Competition

Xavier DURRINGER LA CONQUÊTE 1h45
Jodie FOSTER THE BEAVER 1h40
Michel
HAZANAVICIUS
THE ARTIST 1h40
Rob MARSHALL PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN:
ON STRANGER TIDES
2h20

Midnight Screenings
CHAN Peter Ho-Sun WU XIA 2h00
Everardo GOUT DIAS DE GRACIA - 1st film - 2h13

Special Screnings
Frederikke ASPÖCK LABRADOR - 1st film - 1h30
Rithy PANH LE MAÎTRE DES FORGES DE L'ENFER 1h45
Michael RADFORD MICHEL PETRUCCIANI 1h30
Christian ROUAUD

TOUS AU LARZAC

2h00


 

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