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Press TWO MORE FILMS FROM WALLONIA BRUSSELS HEADING TO CANNES!

Two new selections have been announced! Rachel Lang’s second feature Our Men will close the Director’s Fortnight and debut film by Simon Coulibaly Gillard Aya will be presented in the ACID selection.
A truly historical year for Belgian French-speacking cinema in Cannes!

08 JUN 2021 READ MORE
News ZERO FUCKS GIVEN BY EMMANUEL MARRE AND JULIE LECOUSTRE ENTERS CANNES’ CRITICS WEEK

Good news keep coming for French-speaking Belgian Cinema! Cannes’ Critics Week has just announced its selection for its upcoming 2021 edition.
Zero Fuck Given, first feature by Emmanuel Marre and Julie Lecoustre was selected.

07 JUN 2021 READ MORE
Press JOACHIM LAFOSSE ENTERS COMPETITION OF 74TH CANNES FILM FESTIVAL!

An exceptional year for the Wallonia-Brussels Federation with two French-language Belgian and three Belgian coproductions in the festival’s Official Selection.

Joachim Lafosse will be taking his first steps in the Competition with his 9th film, The Restless. Playground, a first film, directed by the young director Laura Wandel is competing in “Un certain regard”.

Three coproductions which are also supported by the Cinema and Audio-visual Centre of the Wallonia-Brussels Federation will also be screened as part of this Official Selection. The selections for the parallel sections – “Directors’ Fortnight”, “International Critics Week” and “ACID” - will be announced at the start of next week.

03 JUN 2021 READ MORE
News ANNABELLA NEZRI AT PRODUCERS ON THE MOVE

Each year, European Film Promotion (EFP) organises the Producers on the Move programme, which connects European film producers together. Belgian producer Annabella Nezri has been chosen by the EFP comity to participate in this year's edition.

04 MAY 2021 READ MORE
News WALLONIA-BRUSSELS IS WELL REPRESENTED AT CARTOON MOVIE 2021

Cartoon Movie has publicised the projects which have been selected for its 2021 event. 4 production companies from the Wallonia-Brussels Federation will be presenting their projects including one supported by the Cinema and Audio-visual Centre.

24 FEB 2021 READ MORE
News A BELGIAN FILM AT THE BERLIN FILM FESTIVAL

The world premiere of Just a Movement by Vincent Meessen will be screened at the 2021 festival’s Forum section, the Berlinale announced on 9 February.

09 FEB 2021 READ MORE
News LA RESSOURCE HUMAINE AWARDED AT FESTIVAL TOUS COURTS

La ressource humaine, a film from Wallonia-Brussels, received the Prix du Jury Jeune at Festival Tous Courts in Aix-en-Provence, France.

16 DEC 2020 READ MORE
News A SHORT FROM WALLONIA-BRUSSELS WINS AWARD AT TALLINN

Stories Keep Me Awake at Night wins the best film award in the Rebels With Their Shorts section at Tallinn's Black Nights Film Festival.

01 DEC 2020 READ MORE
News FADMA AND A WAY HOME IN INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION AT FESTIVAL DEI POPOLI

The Festival dei popoli begins tomorrow and Fadma: Even Ants Have Wings by Jawad Rhalib and A Way Home by Karima Saïdi are in the international competition. Back to 2069 by Elise Florenty & Marcel Türkowsky and Asylum by Victor Ridley are in the programme as well.

13 NOV 2020 READ MORE
Press WORKING GIRLS TO REPRESENT BELGIUM AT THE ACADEMY AWARDS IN 2021

The Belgian selection committee for the Oscars has chosen Working Girls by Frédéric Fonteyne & Anne paulicevich as the Belgian Oscar entry for 2021.

09 NOV 2020 READ MORE
Press MADLY IN LIFE IN COMPETITION AT TALLINN BLACK NIGHTS

The Tallin Black Nights Film Festival announced the film selection of its 2020 edition. Madly in Life is selected in the "First Feature Competition". Bula, Lola, Jumbo and Stories Keep Me Awake at Night are also in the programme.

06 NOV 2020 READ MORE
News HOME FRONT AND WORKING GIRLS AT CINéMANIA

The Canadian festival Cinémania has announced the programme of its 2020 edition. It will take place from November 4 to 22 both physically and online. The 26th edition of Cinemania features two films from Wallonia-Brussels and a few co-productions: Home Front and Working Girls amongst the feature films.

28 OCT 2020 READ MORE
News HOME FRONT, LOLA & INTO DAD'S WOODS AT FRENCH FILM FESTIVAL UK

The French Film Festival UK announced its 2020 film selection, amongst which there are Home Front, Lola and Into Dad's Woods.

22 OCT 2020 READ MORE
News A WAY HOME AT IDFA

IDFA has announced the film selection of its 2020 edition. A Way Home is selected in competition for First Appearance and The Blue House in competition for Mid-Length Documentary.

20 OCT 2020 READ MORE
News 2 FILMS FROM WALLONIA-BRUSSELS IN INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION AT DOK LEIPZIG

DOK Leipzig revealed the film selection of its 2020 edition. Two films from Wallonia-Brussels are competing in the international competition: Considering the Ends and in the international short film competition: Play Me, I'm Yours.

20 OCT 2020 READ MORE
News LIGIE WINS SHORT FILMS GRAND PRIZE AT WARSAW INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

The short films competition Grand Prize of the 2020 Warsaw International Film Festival was awarded to Aline Magrez for Ligie, a short film from Wallonia-Brussels.

18 OCT 2020 READ MORE
News DARDENNE BROTHERS RECEIVE LUMIèRE AWARD

Belgian filmmakers Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne received the Lumière Award during the Lumière festival.

16 OCT 2020 READ MORE
Press HOME FRONT BY LUCAS BELVAUX IN THE OFFICIAL SELECTION AT ROME FILM FEST

Rome Film Fest has started its 2020 edition. Home Front by Lucas Belvaux is in the official selection.

16 OCT 2020 READ MORE
News 2 FILMS FROM WALLONIA-BRUSSELS AT PARIS COURTS DEVANT

The 2020 Paris Courts Devant festival has unveiled its official selection. Two short films from Wallonia-Brussels are in selection: Brussels-Beirut and The Colour of Kings.

14 OCT 2020 READ MORE