Festival Calendar

Cambridge Film Festival

Cambridge Film Festival The Arts Picture House
38-39 St. Andrews Street
CB2 3AR Cambridge
phone +44-123 5000 82
fax +44-123 462 555
http://www.cambridgefilmfestival.org.uk
email: info@cambridgefilmtrust.org.uk

Director of Programming
Mr. Tony Jones

Year of Foundation 1977

Event Date from 25 October 2018 till 01 November 2018

in Cambridge, United Kingdom

Sections New Features, Shorts, Children's, Archive and Revivals, Documentaries, Retrospective

Terms of Entry UK premieres preferred, films completed within 18 of before the festival. Feature Films: more than 70 min., documentary films: more than 50 min.; short films: under 30 min.

Subtitles English subtitles necessary

Format DCP

Registration Deadline Regular deadline: July 2, 2018
Late deadline: July 31, 2018

Fees Regular deadline: shorts $30, documentaries $50, features $50; Late deadline: shorts $35, documentaries $60, features $60

Attendance Figures 20,000

Participants of the Film Industry independent exhibitors and distributors

Prizes/Awards Golden Punt Audience Award (Best Feature), Silver Punt Audience Award (Best Documentary), Crystal Punt Audience Award (Best Short Film)

German Films

2018


Foreign Language & World Cinema
3 DAYS IN QUIBERON (3 TAGE IN QUIBERON) by Emily Atef (DE/AT/FR, Rohfilm Factory)
LAZZARO FELICE by Alice Rohrwacher (IT/DE/FR/CH, Pola Pandora)
LEMONADE by Ioana Uricaru (RO/CA/DE/SE, 42film)
RAFIKI by Wanuri Kahlu (ZA/KE/FR/LB/NO/NL/DE, Razor Film)
SEARCHING FOR INGMAR BERGMAN (AUF DER SUCHE NACH INGMAR BERGMAN) von Margarethe von Trotta (DE/FR, C-Films)

International Festival Highlights
TOUCH ME NOT by Adina Pintilie (RO/DE/CZ/BG/FR, Rohfilm Productions)

Reel Women
THE SECOND AWAKENING OF CHRISTA KLAGES (DAS ZWEITE ERWACHEN DER CHRISTA KLAGES) by Margarethe von Trotta (Bioskop Film)
TOUCH ME NOT by Adina Pintilie (RO/DE/CZ/BG/FR, Rohfilm Productions)

Special Events
THE SECOND AWAKENING OF CHRISTA KLAGES (DAS ZWEITE ERWACHEN DER CHRISTA KLAGES) by Margarethe von Trotta (Bioskop Film)

Number of Films Shown approx. 300 features, shorts, documentaries and children's films

Media Coverage good media coverage in the national and regional press

Evaluation The Cambridge Film Festival is an important regional film festival, firmly established alongside London and Edinburgh. The festival receives good media coverage not only in the regional press but also in the national newspapers. The festival is funded by The UK Film Council, Screen East and the Arts Council England. Every year the festival shows a large number of German productions.

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