TITLE

Argentinian fest delivers top nod to Di Cesare pic

AUTHOR(S)
Newbery, Charles
PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
Daily Variety;3/23/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 62, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Argentinian helmer Leonardo Di Cesare's rookie feature "Buena vida delivery" took home the Gold Astor for film at the Mar del Plata Film Festival. The dark comedy, about a man whose house is overrun by his girl-friend's family and theft doughnut factory, also picked up the script award for Di Cesare and Hans Garrion. Hungarian Benedek Fliegauf won director for his drug drama "Dealer." It also picked up the Fipresci Intl. Critics Jury award. About 150,000 people, similar to 2003's attendance, flocked to see the 14 competing films and another 150 from more than 30 countries over the 10 days of Argentina's biggest festival.
ACCESSION #
12682079

 

Related Articles

  • ATTENTION. Bradburn, John // Vertigo (09687904);Autumn/Winter2008, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p69 

    An interview with filmmaker Benedek Fliegauf is presented. In this interview, he discusses his work and influences as well as his most recent feature, the episodic and expressionistic "Milky Way." When asked about his background in film making he refers to his first feature which was a Dogme...

  • HELMERS ON THE VERGE. Hopewell, John; Newbery, Charles // Variety;2/5/2007, Vol. 405 Issue 12, pC6 

    The article discusses the current projects of several filmmakers from Argentina. Topics discussed in the article include Leonardo Di Cesare and his film "Fe (Faith)," Ana Katz and "Bienestar," Diego Rafecas and "First Law," Damian Szifron and his film "Tiempo de valientes (On Probation)," and...

  • Film festival grows in length and stature. Kalinoski, Gail // Westchester County Business Journal;2/3/2003, Vol. 42 Issue 5, pB2 

    Reports on the objective of the Director's View Film Festival in Westchester County, New York. Recognition on the contribution of directors to the motion picture industry; Historical continuity of the event; Encouragement of directors and film students.

  • Speak Memory: The International Film Festival of Loule. Porton, Richard // Cineaste;2000, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p52 

    Provides information on the year 2000 International Film Festival of Loule in Algarve, Southern Portugal, a festival that featured influential films directed by women directors. Background on the festival; Motion pictures featured in the festival; Issues tackled at the festival.

  • Whores, Housewives and Other Mothers. Woman, Gloria // Lesbian Tide;May/Jun75, Vol. 4 Issue 6, p10 

    Features the films completely produced and directed by women that were shown at the 1975 International Film Exposition held in Los Angeles, California. 'Woman to Woman,' by Donna Deitch; 'Attica,' by Cinda Firestone; 'Le Femme De Jean,' by Yannick Bellon.

  • Introduction. Faktorovich, Anna // Pennsylvania Literary Journal;Jun2011, Vol. 3 Issue 2, p5 

    An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various reports published within the issue on topics such as the featured film at the Brooklyn Film Festival and interviews with several directors including Ivaylo Getov, Massimiliano Verdesca, and Marina Mello.

  • FIRST TUESDAYS WITH THE MIDWEST INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL.  // Screen (10707573);Jul2011, Vol. 32 Issue 6, p12 

    Photographs of several members of the filmmaking community including Ted Temper, Pat McDonald, and Julian Grant, who attended the Midwest Independent Film Festival at Landmark's in July 2011 are presented.

  • Canucks invite new kids to play. Tillson, Tamsen // Variety;9/3/2001, Vol. 384 Issue 3, p34 

    Reports that most of the motion picture directors that submitted entries in the 2001 Toronto International Film Festival in Canada are rookies and sophomores. Bruce Sweeney's feature film that received award in 1995; View of film critic Brian Johnson on Toronto; Concern about works by...

  • China directors put in focus at Montreal fest. Radomski, J.K. // Hollywood Reporter;8/8/95, Vol. 338 Issue 22, pI-4 

    Reports on the 19th Montreal World Film Festival highlighting the work of the sixth generation of Chinese filmmakers.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics