Long Time Coming

Drowned in sorrow after the death of his wife, Morris (52) drifts back into his father’s old barbershop one night, to reminisce. But his past comes charging back at him, and maybe this has all been a long time coming. Noyé dans la tristesse après la mort de sa femme, Morris (52) rentre de nouveau […]

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Eldorado

“Eldorado” directed by Henning Fromme is a new ÉCU 2012 submission competing in the European Experimental Film category. “Eldorado” is an ÉCU 2012 European Experimental Film submission . ‘Being Rich, or How You Can Take It With You’ – a short film directed by Henning Fromme, written and played by Geoffrey Steinherz in the style […]

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Melt

“Melt” directed by Noemie Lafrance is a new ÉCU 2012 submission competing in the Non-European Dramatic short category. Perched on a wall and wrapped in sculptural beeswax and lanolin costumes that melt away, dancers progress in euphoria and exhaustion, melting until their souls escape their ephemeral bodies and disintegrate into light. “Melt” realisé par Noemie […]

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Gael Garcia Bernal season at the MK2 Bibliothèque

Aye aye aye, swoon! Ladies (and gents), grab your smelling salts and prepare to be won over by ‘Gael Garcia Bernal’ season at the MK2 Bibliothèque, running from now until July 12th, 2011. Mexican’s finest (and let’s face it, most caliente) actor is presiding over a retrospective of Mexican cinema at the MK2 Bibliothèque, which […]

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Only Sound Remains

“Only Sound Remains” directed by Tanha Sedast ke mimanad and Arash Ashtiani is a new ÉCU 2012 submission competing in the European Dramatic short category. In the wake of the violent post-election protests in Iran, a family tries to hide the news of the death of their youngest member from their grandmother. “Only Sound Remains” […]

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Sabeel

“Sabeel” directed by Khalid Al-Mahmood is a new ÉCU 2012 submission competing in the Non-European Dramatic short category. A story of two young boys who are taking care of their sick grandmother. They spend their days growing and selling vegetables in order to buy medicine for their grandmother. Having the road as the main source […]

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Lavan Director Interview

Check out a recent interview with Guilhad Emilio Schenker, director of ÉCU 2011 winner of Best Cinematography film “Lavan” at the IN THE PALACE film festival located in Balchik, Bulgaria that took place June 18-25, 2011. Découvrez cet interview récent avec Guilhad Emilio Schenker, réalisateur du film gagnant du prix “Meilleure Cinématographie” ÉCU 2011 au […]

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Nuova categoria – Film Giovane Europeo

ÉCU- Il Festival Europeo del Film Indipendente è lieto di annunciare una nuova categoria “Film Giovane Europeo“. In occasione dell’edizione 2012 ÉCU darà ai giovani la possibilità di iscrivere i propri lavori e di sottoporli al giudizio di una comunità internazionale, che darà loro visibilità, una critica costruttiva e l’opportunità di partecipare a un vero […]

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Fuori dall’Oscurità: il Cinema Nazionale Paraguayano

Di Rose Stokes Tre parole per descrivere cinema nazionale paraguaiano? “Lavori in corso”, risponde e facendo un punto sulla situazione Luis Aguirre, scrittore e direttore di Universo Servilleta/Napkin Universe (2010). La produzione cinematografica nazionale del Paraguai è stata, fino a poco tempo fa, virtuale e non esistente. Ciò può essere attribuito a diversi fattori, il […]

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Vermin

“Vermin”, directed by Adi gelbart, is an official selection of ÉCU 2012. When three creatures mysteriously appear on earth, the authorities observe them and try to make sense of their peculiar actions. At first the creatures harmlessly wander the fields. Then they are seen collecting plant seeds for growing gigantic onions and lettuce. But when […]

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L’edizione 2011 del festival “In the Palace” attrae talenti dai 5 continenti

di Alexander Acosta Osorio La nona edizione di “In The Palace International Short Film Festival”, si è tenuta dal 18 al 25 a Balchik, in Bulgaria ed ha visto la partecipazione di più di 150 registi provenienti da cinque continenti. Gli operatori cinematografici provenienti dal Nord e Sud America, Europa, Asia, e Nord Africa hanno […]

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Legalize

“Legalize” is a new submission to ÉCU 2012. ‘Legalize’ presents the hard-hitting facts of the costs to the U.S. of its current marijuana laws and the huge benefits that can be reaped by ending this era’s disastrous prohibition policy. It compares the current failed drug policies with the failed 1920’s-era alcohol prohibition, and weaves facts […]

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CinemadaMare Film Festival

ECU è orgogliosa di annunciare la nostra ultima partner del festival, CinemadaMare, con sede a Roma, Italia. Di seguito sono riportati alcuni fatti e cifre sul festival! CinemadaMare è una kermesse nata nel 2003. Otto anni di lavoro esaltante che hanno trasformato CinemadaMare nel Festival dei record: 1. il più grande raduno di giovani cineasti […]

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Live at Cannes

Our team is going to be attending the highly anticipated Cannes Film Festival from May 14th to May 21st keeping you all up to date via Facebook posts, Twitter tweets and even a few vlogs featuring: Interviews Videos Photos Cool articles Hints & Tips So stay tuned for more! _______________________________________________________________________ 21.05 Last day in Cannes. […]

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To Honor Asphodels

“To Honor Asphodels” is an official selection of ÉCU 2012, directed by Yana Alliata. Arnaud, the thief, wanders inadvertently onto an estate that curiously echoes the Greek underworld. Before he recognizes the precariousness of his circumstance, the gate closes behind him, imprisoning him with characters whose suffering will force him to unearth his forgotten humanity. […]

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Recensione Performance del Living Theatre

di Jen Wallace and Marc Rickenbach A seguito alla conferenza stampa di presentazione del ritorno del The Living Theatre press event e il nostro articolo su di esso, siamo andati a vedere la rappresentazione finale presentata dagli artisti, dopo due giorni di partecipazione al laboratorio di recitazione bilingue tenuto da Judith Malina, fondatrice nel 1947 […]

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ÉCU Attends 9th Annual IN THE PALACE Film Festival in Balchik, Bulgaria

ÉCU recently attended the 9th annual IN THE PALACE Film Festival which ran from June 18 to June 25 and took place in Balchik, Bulgaria to network, meet new talent and enjoy the black sea! Winners of the event can be found at this link: http://www.inthepalace.com/en/2011/news ÉCU vient d’assister au 9è Film Festival “In The […]

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METACHAOS

“METACHAOS”, competing in the experimental film category, is an official selection of ÉCU 2012. When two dichotomous and diametrically opposed reality meet and mix, we enter into the Metachaos… “METACHAOS” en compétition dans la catégorie des films expérimentaux, est une sélection officielle d’ÉCU 2012. Lorsque deux mondes dichotomiques et diamétralement opposés se rencontrent et se […]

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