Sheffield Doc/Fest Partners with Curzon Home Cinema

Sheffield Doc/Fest runs until 12 June, showcasing international documentary filmmaking through a series of screenings and events. To extend its reach beyond festival-goers, Sheffield Doc/Fest has partnered with Curzon curated video-on-demand service Curzon Home Cinema to bring a selection of new documentary shorts to a home cinema audience.

Celebrating Outstanding International Short Film at ASFF 2014

Excitement builds as we move into the stages of programming ASFF 2014’s great line-up of short films submitted for the festival’s fourth edition.

Interview with Bruno Delbonnel, Cinematographer for the Coen Brothers’ Film Inside Llewyn Davis

The Coen Brothers’ Inside Llewyn Davis is an intimate tale of the Greenwich Village folk scene of 1961. We speak to cinematographer Bruno Delbonnel about his visual interpretation.

BFI DVD releases announced for August/September 2014

The BFI has unearthed some rare sci-fi gems from the BBC archives and an Ernest Hemingway classic. These films are among the BFI’s DVD and Blu-ray releases for late summer 2014.

Robert Altman: A Retrospective at UCLA Film and Television Archive

This collection of Robert Altman’s work features examples of his years in television in addition to his industrial filmmaking and independent productions.

Final Day to Submit Your Film to ASFF 2014

ASFF celebrates short-filmmaking from around the world, and this year sees the fourth edition of the international short film festival running from 6 to 9 November in York.

Asghar Farhadi Speaks About his Film The Past

Iranian director Asghar Farhadi’s The Past?follows his multi award-winning drama A Separation?

How We Used to Live, Rare Footage Drawn from the BFI National Archive

How We Used To Live is a celebration of post-war London on film. Directed by Paul Kelly using footage from the BFI National Archive and accompanied by a score composed by Saint Etienne’s Pete Wiggs with narration from Ian McShane.

Fashion Film: Impossible Love, Soo Joo Park

The deadline for ASFF 2014 has been extended until Monday. For the first time this year we open a Fashion Film strand, showcasing the very best in stylish filmmaking.

Grouper & Paul Clipson: Hypnosis Display, Howard Assembly Room, Leeds

Hypnosis Display by Grouper and Paul Clipson, will have its premiere at the Howard Assembly Room in Leeds on 5 June, before heading to the Barbican, London and CCA, Glasgow. It is a new FILMusic commission by Opera North Projects in association with Qu Junktions.

A Perfect Plan in Cinemas this June

A Perfect Plan (Un Plan Parfait) by Pascal Chaumeil arrives in UK cinemas this June. Starring Diane Kruger (Troy) and Dany Boon (Welcome to the Sticks), the film is a romantic comedy with a french twist.

Prime and Fire, Talenthouse and the BFI: Call for Entries

Factory’s Prime and Fire, the world’s leading action sports creative agency and publisher, has teamed up with Talenthouse and the BFI, to invite filmmakers to submit a pitch about action, niche or specialist sports.

International Film Festival Rotterdam: Film Projects Announced for the Hubert Bals Fund

International Film Festival Rotterdam’s Hubert Bals Fund has selected eleven film projects from eleven different countries, each of which will receive contributions from the Fund towards script and project development.

David Cronenberg, EYE Film Institute, Amsterdam. 22 June – 14 September

The latest in a series of exhibitions exploring great narrative directors, the David Cronenberg exhibition at EYE draws the viewer into Cronenberg’s world through the themes of his films: the physical and psychological transformation of his protagonists.

The Aesthetica Art Prize Exhibition Continues for One More Month

Today there is one month left to visit the Aesthetica Art Prize Exhibition at York St Mary’s – York Art Gallery’s contemporary art space. Featuring eight artists working in media from photography to film and painting to installation, the show represents the breadth and quality of work being produced today in the UK and internationally.

Trike to Bike With Yorkshire Film Archive and The Grand Départ

In honour of the Grand Départ 2014 coming to Yorkshire, The Yorkshire Film Archive is presenting archive film footage as part of the Tour de Cinema.

13 Days to Go: ASFF 2013 Filmmaker Nikan Nezami

A Little Farther (2012) is the short film by Nikan Nezami, which screened at ASFF 2013 in the Drama strand. This film from Iran follows the story of a blind girl and her friend who take a trip to a miraculous spring in an outland village to be cured.

The Floating Cinema Full Programme 2014 Announced

The Floating Cinema returns this summer to the canals of London with a brand new series of events. This year’s programme goes under the heading Extra International and includes 40 events, such as on-board and outdoor film screenings, floating tours, talks, music and workshops for all ages.

17 Days to Go: ASFF Filmmaker Kamil Krolak

ASFF 2013 filmmaker Kamil Krolak shot his documentary film Fifty People One Question on the streets of Galway, Ireland. A charming and humorous representation of the differences and similarities between viewpoints, the film shows 50 people chosen at random brought together by one very difficult question.

Walerian Borowczyk: Short Films Programme, ICA London

This weekend of screenings, from 24 to 25 May, offers a unique opportunity to see Borowczyk’s rarely screened short films and coincides with Walerian Borowczyk: The Listening Eye in the Fox Reading Room.

Selected 4: Artists Films Selected by Jarman Award Winning and Shortlisted Artists

New work by the UK’s talented emerging artist filmmakers will be touring the UK this May and June as part of Selected 4 – a collaboration between artists’ film platform videoclub, and Film London Artists’ Moving Image Network.