EFP’s EUROPE! Goes Busan celebrates its 20th edition

EUROPE! Goes Busan, one of the pioneering projects of the European Film Promotion (EFP), will celebrate its 20th edition at the Busan International Film Festival (BIFF). The project is designed to highlight European films and talent and this year will present 15 European filmmakers and actors who will meet with the industry and press and enjoy…

New BFI Filmography reveals the complete story of UK film, 1911-2017

The British Film Institute (BFI) has launched the BFI Filmography, which it described as “the world’s first complete and accurate living record of UK cinema.” This means that “everyone – from film fans and industry professionals to researchers and students – can now search and explore British film history, for free.” The BFI Filmography is…

Fellini’s “La Strada” returns to UK cinemas, May 19

Federico Fellini’s Academy Award winning 1954 film La Strada will return to British cinemas for a limited theatrical run in a new digital 2k restoration on May 19, which will be followed by a DVD/Blu-Ray/EST release from Studiocanal on June 5. La Strada is credited as the film that launched the careers of its director…

Preview: Martin Scorsese exhibition at Amsterdam’s EYE Filmmuseum, May 25-Sept. 3

Amsterdam’s EYE Filmmuseum will be hosting Martin Scorsese: The Exhibition, the first exhibition dedicated to the American filmmaker Martin Scorsese, on May 25-September 3. The exhibition shows how Scorsese’s passionate and powerful stories have influenced modern American cinemas. The traveling exhibition is split into several categories and themes that recur in the works of Scorsese:…