Home

Press FWB SUPPORTS 41 NEW FILM PROJECTS

The Film Selection Committee supports 41 film projects at its second session of 2018, including forthcoming works by the Dardenne brothers, Bouli Lanners, Gérard Corbiau and Philippe Van Leeuw.

06 AUG 2018 READ MORE
Press TWO BELGIAN FILMS TO FEATURE AT THE VENICE FILM FESTIVAL

The programme for the fifteenth Giornate degli Autori, on the fringes of the Venice Film Festival, was released on Tuesday, and includes two Belgian films.

24 JUL 2018 READ MORE
Press MITRA BY JORGE LEóN AWARDED AT FIDMARSEILLE

Presented in Competition at the 29th edition of FIDMarseille, Mitra by Jorge León has been awarded the Prix Marseille Espérance.

19 JUL 2018 READ MORE
News "CASTLE TO CASTLE" BY EMMANUEL MARRE AT LOCARNO’S COMPETITION

Castle to castle, brand new short by Emmanuel Marre will compete in the Pardi di Domani section of the 71st Festival of Locarno which will take place form August 1 to 11.

17 JUL 2018 READ MORE
Press TWO BELGIAN FILMS AWARDED AT VISIONS DU RéEL

Two Belgian docs were awarded during the closing ceremony of Swiss festival Visions du Réel

23 APR 2018 READ MORE
Press [CANNES] "OUR STRUGGLES" AT CRITICS' WEEK

Cannes Critics' Week, a Cannes Festival Sidebar, unveiled the selection for its 57th edition on Monday 16 April. Our Struggles, the second feature film by Belgian director Guillaume Senez, will be presented at a special screening.

16 APR 2018 READ MORE
Press [CANNES] "ALONE AT MY WEDDING" IN THE ACID SELECTION

ALONE AT MY WEDDING, a Belgian film by Marta Bergman will be part of the ACID filmmakers’ programme (Association pour le Cinéma Indépendant et sa Diffusion) at the Cannes International Film Festival. Produced by Frakas Productions, the film's main actors are the young Romanian Alina Serban and the Belgian Tom Vermeir who had a lead role in Félix van Groeningen's Belgica.

17 APR 2018 READ MORE
Press INSYRIATED BY PHILIPPE VAN LEEUW WINS THE LUMIèRES AWARD FOR BEST FRENCH-LANGUAGE FILM

After taking six accolades at the Magritte Awards last Saturday (including Best Film and Best Director), Philippe Van Leeuw’s InSyriated received the Lumières Award – chosen by representatives of the international press based in France – for Best French-language Film at the 23rd award ceremony on Monday 5 February.

06 FEB 2018 READ MORE
News PIERRE-YVES VANDEWEERD WINS TWO PRICES

His documentaries "The Eternals" and "For the Lost" have been awarded in the past two weeks.

11 DEC 2017 READ MORE
News THIERRY MICHEL AWARDED AT WATCH DOCS

The Belgian director will receive an award at the 17th edition of Watch Docs Festival (Poland).

08 DEC 2017 READ MORE
News SEVERAL AWARDS AT VENICE FILM FESTIVAL

The winners of the 74th edition of Venice Film Festival were unveiled on Saturday (September 9th). Two Belgian co-productions were rewarded.

11 SEP 2017 READ MORE
Press "SO HELP ME GOD" GOES TO SAN SEBASTIAN

The announcement was made at the festival press conference on 28 August: So help me god by Belgians directors Jean Libon and Yves Hinant will compete in official selection for the Golden Shell.

28 AUG 2017 READ MORE
Press INSYRIATED THREE TIMES AWARDED IN ANGOULêME

Closed on Sunday (August 27th), the Angoulême French Film Festival announced its prize list.

28 AUG 2017 READ MORE
News TWO MORE BELGIAN COPRODUCTIONS IN TORONTO

This 22nd August, the Discovery section’s programmation has been revealed : two Belgian coproductions will be part of it. 

22 AUG 2017 READ MORE
News "INSYRIATED" SHORTLISTED FOR THE EUROPEAN FILM AWARDS 2017

On Tuesday 22 August, the European Film Academy unveiled the titles of the 51 feature films nominated for the European Film Awards.

22 AUG 2017 READ MORE
News BELGIAN FILMS IN SARAJEVO

Beginning on August 11th, the Sarajevo Film Festival will present no fewer than seven Belgian (co)productions, supported by the Centre du Cinéma et de l’Audiovisuel de la Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles.

10 AUG 2017 READ MORE
Press "LET THE CORPSES TAN" GOES TO TORONTO

During the press conference of Toronto International Film Festival held on 1st August, the selection of one French-speaking Belgian films and one coproduction, both supported by the Centre du Cinéma et de l’Audiovisuel de la Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles, has been announced. 

[edit 16/08]
The announcements continue at the Toronto International Festival: on August 15th, two more Belgian films, as well as many co-productions, were announced

01 AUG 2017 READ MORE
Press BELGIAN FILMS AT THE VENICE FILM FESTIVAL

The programme of the 74th Venice Film Festival was unveiled this Thursday featuring several Belgian productions and co-productions.

27 JUL 2017 READ MORE
Press TWO FRANCO-BELGIAN WORLD PREMIERES WILL FEATURE AT THE LOCARNO FILM FESTIVAL

Hélène Cattet and Bruno Forzani’s much-awaited third feature film, Let the corpses tan (Laissez bronzer les cadavres), will be shown in the prestigious setting of the Piazza Grande, while Kapitalistis by Pablo Munoz Gomez has been nominated in the Pardi di domani section dedicated to short films.

10 JUL 2017 READ MORE