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At the Future Film Festival, Focus On dedicated to the Estonian Animation.

At the Future Film Festival, Focus On dedicated to the Estonian Animation. Special Guest of this edition, Priit and Olga Parn, famous Estonian animators, who will guide the spectators through the mysteries of their arts.

 

Friday 8 May 2015 4:00 pm
NEWS del 02/05/2015 - 17:09

At Future Film Festival 2015, from Portland (USA), LAIKA, the studio production of Coraline,

At Future Film Festival 2015, from Portland (USA), LAIKA, the studio production of Coraline, ParaNorman e Boxtrolls will rule a special focus on the Stop-Motion, with once of its animator, Georgina Hayns. 

 

LAIKA is an animation studio specializing in feature films. Travis Knight serves as President and CEO of the company, which is owned by Nike co-founder and Chairman Philip H. Knight. LAIKA has a 30 year animation history, showcasing the artistry of award-winning animators, filmmakers and designers.

 

GEORGINA HAYNS has been involved in all aspects of puppet fabrication for stop-motion films for over twenty years. Her career began in the UK, working for Cosgrove Hall Films, Mackinnon and Saunders and Warner Bros. In 1993, Georgina joined Mackinnon and Saunders as an armaturist where she supervised children’s television series and commercials, including BBC Television’s Noddy, HIT Entertainment’s Bob the Builder, Lipton® Brisk® Tea and Puffs Tissues. She also worked on animated feature films and shorts such as Mars Attacks! and the Academy Award®-nominated Periwig Maker. Prior to joining LAIKA in 2006, Georgina worked on Corpse Bride and most recently served as Supervisor of the Puppet Fabrication Department on ParaNorman and Coraline.

 

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NEWS del 09/04/2015 - 17:29

At the Future Film festival 2015 a mix of splatter in stop motion with "POSSESSED". 

At the Future Film festival 2015 a mix of splatter in stop motion with "POSSESSED". 

Possessions, exorcisms, poltergeists, witchcrafts, blood and flamenco dance, are the ingredients of this comedy, which pays tribute equally to Berlanga films and to all horror films related to the devil, in rigorous claymation.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NEWS del 30/03/2015 - 18:26

At the Future Film Festival 2015 "Beyond Beyond" by Esben Toft Jacobsen.

At the Future Film Festival 2015 "Beyond Beyond" by Esben Toft Jacobsen.

 

Pitch: 

Johan and his father have lived at sea for as long as Johan can remember. Johan likes the ship, and wishes that he could also steer it some day. Then he would go to the Kingdom of The Feather King to look for his mother. One day when Johan’s father goes for provisions and Johan is left alone on the boat, he receives a mysterious call on the radio with information about the Feather King, and then Johan sets off on an adventure of his own...

NEWS del 26/03/2015 - 17:22

Killer ice creams or cannibal aliens... what will be the food of the future?

Killer ice creams or cannibal aliens... what will be the food of the future? Discover it at the Future Film Festival 2015! 

Eat The Future,  the 2015 edition's theme will be developed through a retrospective dedicated to five cult movies, wich explores the food of the future.

 

Titles: 

Soylent Green (USA 1973) by Richard Fleischer

- The Food of the Gods (USA 1976) by Bert I. Gordon  

The Stuff (USA 1985) by Larry Cohen

- Street Trash (USA 1987) by Jim Muro

Bad Taste (New Zeland 1987) by Peter Jackson

 

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NEWS del 19/03/2015 - 17:16

Are you a Student and did you love the cinema, the animations and the special effects?

Are you a Student and did you love the cinema, the animations and the special effects?  Fill up the application for your Pass. Just 20 euro and you will have free access at every event and show of the Future Film Festival 2015!

 

Submit here for Your Student Pass!

NEWS del 16/03/2015 - 15:11

Future Film Festival’s 17th edition presents its new dates: Bologna, Italy, 5-10 May 2015.

Future Film Festival’s 17th edition presents its new dates: Bologna, Italy, 5-10 May 2015.

The main theme of the Festival will be “Eat the Future!” with talks, movies and workshops about the future of food.

From the classic sci-fi movies to the contemporary directors and artists how the authors imagine the future of food for humans and their planet.

 

NEWS del 20/11/2014 - 12:49

The prizegiving of Scrambler you are marked the end of this event.

The prizegiving of Scrambler you are marked the end of this event.

The Jury, composed by journalists  Luca Tremolada and Gabriele Niola, the actress Cristiana Capotondi, the director of Future Film Festival Giulietta Fara and Cristiano Silei of Ducati awarded the following works:

 

First prize: One day Edit by the italian Francesco Burlando

Second Prize: Pause for Tomorrow by Kevin Kristian, from Singapore.

The online prize goes to 1 Minute Me by Rui Duroa.


Watch One Day Edit

Watch Pause for Tomorrow

Watch 1 Minute Me

NEWS del 06/11/2014 - 11:11

-Winner of the Platinum Grand Prize: *Cheatin'*by *Bill Plympton*(

-Winner of the Platinum Grand Prize: *Cheatin'*by *Bill Plympton*(USA 2013)

Special mentions:

  • *Tante Hilda! *by *Jacques-Rémy Girerd* (France 2014) e 
  • *Short Peace* by *Katsuhiro Otomo*, *Shuhei Morita*, *Hiroaki Ando*, *Hajime Katoki* (Japan 2013)


-Winner of the Future Film Short - Jury Award (in collaboration with Provincia di Bologna): *Mr. Hublot *by*Laurent Witz *(Luxembourg 2013)

-Special mentions: *Wind*by *Robert Loebel* (Germany 2013)

 

-Winner of the Future Film Short - First Audience Award:  *La Buche de Noel * by *Vincent Patar* and *Stéphane Aubier *(France 2013)


-Future Film Short - Second Audience Award*Mr. Hublot *by*Laurent Witz *(Luxembourg 2013)

 

-The Franco La Polla Award goes  to the essay *Beast of the Southern Wild - Welcome into the Myth of the End of the World* by Laura Luppi


NEWS del 15/04/2014 - 12:39

Waiting for the first amazing news about the schedule of FFF 2014, you can buy Future Film Card Five 2014.

Waiting for the first amazing news about the schedule of FFF 2014, you can buy Future Film Card Five 2014.

 

Buy it!

 

NEWS del 13/02/2014 - 18:45

FFF 2014 is approaching: watch our teaser!

FFF 2014 is approaching: watch our teaser!

NEWS del 06/02/2014 - 11:59

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from Future Film Festival's Directors and Staff!

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from Future Film Festival's Directors and Staff!

NEWS del 24/12/2013 - 13:00

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